The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 396 403 383
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing SSH 26 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 1.03% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 29
Median daily rate £488 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £250 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £377 £413
% change year-on-year
+9.31% -8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £187.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-73.76% +525.00%
SSH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3013 3106 2804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.96% 13.26% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2048 2004 1801
Median daily rate £430 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 96 80
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in London

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSH across the London region.

SSH Daily Rate Trend in London

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSH across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in London

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the London region.

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in London

SSH
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +51 4 £500 +38.40% 7
Croydon -14 2 £375 -11.76%
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for SSH.

1 32 (49.23%) Unix
1 32 (49.23%) Linux
2 27 (41.54%) Windows
2 27 (41.54%) Oracle
3 25 (38.46%) Java
3 25 (38.46%) DNS
4 22 (33.85%) Firewall
4 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
6 20 (30.77%) DevOps
6 20 (30.77%) SSL
6 20 (30.77%) VPN
7 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
8 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
9 16 (24.62%) Maven
10 15 (23.08%) Open Source
11 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (21.54%) HTTP
12 13 (20.00%) JIRA
12 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 12 (18.46%) Confluence
13 12 (18.46%) Docker
13 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (18.46%) Cisco
13 12 (18.46%) LDAP
13 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
14 11 (16.92%) CISSP
14 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
14 11 (16.92%) Wiki

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.46%) Confluence
2 8 (12.31%) Apache
3 5 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.62%) Moodle
5 3 (4.62%) WordPress
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) HipChat
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Magento
1 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) GitHub
3 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (38.46%) DNS
2 22 (33.85%) Firewall
3 20 (30.77%) SSL
3 20 (30.77%) VPN
4 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
5 14 (21.54%) HTTP
6 12 (18.46%) LDAP
7 9 (13.85%) FTP
8 6 (9.23%) Internet
9 5 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (6.15%) SNMP
11 3 (4.62%) BGP
11 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (4.62%) IPsec
11 3 (4.62%) LAN
11 3 (4.62%) OpenLDAP
11 3 (4.62%) SAN
11 3 (4.62%) SMTP
11 3 (4.62%) Telnet
11 3 (4.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) MySQL
2 3 (4.62%) DB2
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (24.62%) Maven
3 13 (20.00%) JIRA
4 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
5 6 (9.23%) JUnit
5 6 (9.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (4.62%) Ant
6 3 (4.62%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (4.62%) Liquibase
6 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
6 3 (4.62%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.54%) Robotium
8 1 (1.54%) Selenium
8 1 (1.54%) Subversion
8 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) French Language
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) AWS Engineer
1 11 (16.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
2 10 (15.38%) Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Consultant
4 7 (10.77%) Applications Support
4 7 (10.77%) Technical Support
5 5 (7.69%) Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) SOAP
2 7 (10.77%) LAMP
2 7 (10.77%) REST
3 6 (9.23%) SAML
4 5 (7.69%) CSS
4 5 (7.69%) HTML
4 5 (7.69%) jQuery
4 5 (7.69%) Middleware
5 3 (4.62%) .NET
5 3 (4.62%) ELK Stack
5 3 (4.62%) MCollective
5 3 (4.62%) Web Services
6 2 (3.08%) Ajax
6 2 (3.08%) Apache Flex
6 2 (3.08%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (3.08%) Java EE
6 2 (3.08%) JMS
7 1 (1.54%) Cocoa
7 1 (1.54%) JRuby
7 1 (1.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Wiki
2 7 (10.77%) PKI
3 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.15%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.15%) Derivative
6 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.08%) DataPower
7 2 (3.08%) e-Learning
7 2 (3.08%) Learning Management System
7 2 (3.08%) VLE
8 1 (1.54%) CESG
8 1 (1.54%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.54%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.54%) Tandem
8 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Linux
1 32 (49.23%) Unix
2 27 (41.54%) Windows
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.77%) CentOS
6 6 (9.23%) AIX
6 6 (9.23%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.54%) VyOS
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) DevOps
3 15 (23.08%) Open Source
4 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
5 9 (13.85%) Information Security
5 9 (13.85%) Migration
6 8 (12.31%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (10.77%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (10.77%) Identity Management
8 6 (9.23%) Change Management
8 6 (9.23%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
9 5 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (7.69%) Scrum
9 5 (7.69%) SDLC
9 5 (7.69%) Service Management
9 5 (7.69%) Web Development
10 4 (6.15%) Data Security
10 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) Java
2 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
3 10 (15.38%) Groovy
3 10 (15.38%) Perl
4 9 (13.85%) PHP
5 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.23%) Python
6 4 (6.15%) Korn
6 4 (6.15%) Ruby
6 4 (6.15%) SQL
7 3 (4.62%) C++
7 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.54%) C#
9 1 (1.54%) COBOL
9 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) CISSP
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 8 (12.31%) CCNA
4 7 (10.77%) MCSA
4 7 (10.77%) MCSE
4 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.08%) CCIE
5 2 (3.08%) CCNP
5 2 (3.08%) CISA
5 2 (3.08%) CISM
6 1 (1.54%) CCSE
6 1 (1.54%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.54%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.54%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Docker
2 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.62%) Postfix
4 3 (4.62%) Squid
4 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.08%) iptables
5 2 (3.08%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.54%) NFS
6 1 (1.54%) OpenSSH
6 1 (1.54%) Samba
6 1 (1.54%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (13.85%) Packer
3 6 (9.23%) Ansible
3 6 (9.23%) Puppet
3 6 (9.23%) ZABBIX
4 4 (6.15%) Control-M
4 4 (6.15%) logstash
5 3 (4.62%) Kibana
5 3 (4.62%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.62%) Nagios
5 3 (4.62%) Rancher
5 3 (4.62%) Terraform
5 3 (4.62%) yum
6 2 (3.08%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.08%) Salt
7 1 (1.54%) Graphite
7 1 (1.54%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (1.54%) OpenView
7 1 (1.54%) vMotion
7 1 (1.54%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) Cisco
3 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.85%) VMware
5 6 (9.23%) F5
6 5 (7.69%) BMC
7 4 (6.15%) Apple
8 3 (4.62%) CA
8 3 (4.62%) Dell
8 3 (4.62%) Sonatype
9 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.08%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (3.08%) HP
9 2 (3.08%) IBM
9 2 (3.08%) QNAP
9 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.08%) Zend
10 1 (1.54%) Brocade
10 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
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