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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 393 401 407
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing SSH 44 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 0.76% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 19
Median daily rate £438 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £478 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.39 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 - £30.00
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
2928 3008 2820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.85% 13.37% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2044 1926 1867
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 87 89
Median hourly rate £21.34 £23.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.19% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +43 5 £525 +45.32% 1
Croydon -14 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 45 (60.00%) Unix
2 36 (48.00%) Windows
2 36 (48.00%) Oracle
3 34 (45.33%) Linux
4 24 (32.00%) DNS
5 23 (30.67%) VPN
5 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
6 22 (29.33%) Bash Shell
7 21 (28.00%) SSL
7 21 (28.00%) Firewall
7 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (25.33%) TCP/IP
8 19 (25.33%) Java
9 17 (22.67%) HTTP
9 17 (22.67%) DevOps
10 16 (21.33%) Finance
10 16 (21.33%) JIRA
11 15 (20.00%) Perl
11 15 (20.00%) Cisco
11 15 (20.00%) Open Source
12 14 (18.67%) Confluence
12 14 (18.67%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (18.67%) Windows Server
12 14 (18.67%) FTP
12 14 (18.67%) Python
13 13 (17.33%) MySQL
13 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
13 13 (17.33%) Identity Management
13 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (16.00%) Amazon AWS

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 14 (18.67%) Confluence
2 7 (9.33%) Apache
3 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.33%) WordPress
5 3 (4.00%) Moodle
5 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.00%) SAS
5 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.33%) JBoss
7 1 (1.33%) Node.js
7 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) HipChat
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Magento
2 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) GitHub
3 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.00%) DNS
2 23 (30.67%) VPN
3 21 (28.00%) Firewall
3 21 (28.00%) SSL
4 19 (25.33%) TCP/IP
5 17 (22.67%) HTTP
6 14 (18.67%) FTP
7 11 (14.67%) LDAP
8 8 (10.67%) SMTP
9 7 (9.33%) Internet
9 7 (9.33%) SNMP
10 5 (6.67%) BGP
10 5 (6.67%) iSCSI
10 5 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (5.33%) IPsec
11 4 (5.33%) Network Security
11 4 (5.33%) OSPF
11 4 (5.33%) SAN
12 3 (4.00%) DHCP
12 3 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) MySQL
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) DB2
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.33%) Parquet
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.33%) JIRA
3 12 (16.00%) Maven
4 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.00%) Subversion
6 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.33%) Gradle
7 1 (1.33%) Hudson
7 1 (1.33%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.33%) JUnit
7 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.33%) Toad
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Banking
2 1 (1.33%) French Language
2 1 (1.33%) Legal
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) Developer
2 10 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Administrator
3 9 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (10.67%) Consultant
5 7 (9.33%) Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Applications Support
5 7 (9.33%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.67%) Access Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Business Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) LAMP
1 8 (10.67%) REST
2 7 (9.33%) CSS
2 7 (9.33%) HTML
2 7 (9.33%) SOAP
3 6 (8.00%) jQuery
3 6 (8.00%) Middleware
3 6 (8.00%) SAML
4 4 (5.33%) Pandas
4 4 (5.33%) Web Services
5 3 (4.00%) .NET
5 3 (4.00%) POSIX
5 3 (4.00%) Sass
6 2 (2.67%) Ajax
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Flex
6 2 (2.67%) CSS3
6 2 (2.67%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (2.67%) Java EE
6 2 (2.67%) JRuby
6 2 (2.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Wiki
2 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.67%) Derivative
3 5 (6.67%) PKI
4 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.00%) CESG
5 3 (4.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.67%) DataPower
6 2 (2.67%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.67%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.67%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.67%) User Experience
6 2 (2.67%) VLE
7 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.00%) Unix
2 36 (48.00%) Windows
3 34 (45.33%) Linux
4 14 (18.67%) Windows Server
5 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (14.67%) CentOS
7 7 (9.33%) AIX
8 5 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 5 (6.67%) Solaris
8 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.00%) Debian
9 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.00%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.67%) VyOS
11 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.67%) DevOps
3 15 (20.00%) Open Source
4 13 (17.33%) Identity Management
5 12 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
6 10 (13.33%) Migration
7 9 (12.00%) SDLC
8 8 (10.67%) Information Security
9 7 (9.33%) Scrum
10 6 (8.00%) Data Management
10 6 (8.00%) Matrix Management
10 6 (8.00%) OWASP
10 6 (8.00%) Web Development
11 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
11 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
11 5 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (6.67%) Kanban
11 5 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) Bash Shell
2 19 (25.33%) Java
3 15 (20.00%) Perl
4 14 (18.67%) Python
5 11 (14.67%) PHP
6 9 (12.00%) Groovy
7 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.67%) Shell Script
8 7 (9.33%) Korn
8 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (9.33%) SQL
9 6 (8.00%) AWK
9 6 (8.00%) sed
10 4 (5.33%) Ruby
11 3 (4.00%) C++
12 2 (2.67%) Lua
12 2 (2.67%) VBA
13 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.33%) COBOL
13 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) CISSP
2 10 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.67%) CCNA
4 7 (9.33%) MCSA
4 7 (9.33%) MCSE
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) CCIE
7 1 (1.33%) CCNP
7 1 (1.33%) CCSA
7 1 (1.33%) CCSE
7 1 (1.33%) CEH
7 1 (1.33%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CISM
7 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) Docker
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.00%) Sendmail
4 5 (6.67%) iptables
4 5 (6.67%) NFS
4 5 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.33%) Samba
6 3 (4.00%) Postfix
7 2 (2.67%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.33%) Ceph
8 1 (1.33%) Dovecot
8 1 (1.33%) KVM
8 1 (1.33%) OpenSSH
8 1 (1.33%) oVirt
8 1 (1.33%) Squid
8 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (9.33%) Nagios
2 7 (9.33%) Packer
2 7 (9.33%) Puppet
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (5.33%) Control-M
4 4 (5.33%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.00%) Ansible
5 3 (4.00%) Salt
5 3 (4.00%) systemd
6 2 (2.67%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.33%) Cacti
7 1 (1.33%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.33%) Graphite
7 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.33%) logstash
7 1 (1.33%) RANCID
7 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (1.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) Oracle
2 15 (20.00%) Cisco
3 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.33%) VMware
5 6 (8.00%) CA
5 6 (8.00%) F5
6 5 (6.67%) BMC
6 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.67%) Tableau
7 4 (5.33%) Apple
7 4 (5.33%) IBM
8 3 (4.00%) Citrix
8 3 (4.00%) Dell
8 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (4.00%) Supermicro
8 3 (4.00%) Zend
9 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.67%) Brocade
9 2 (2.67%) ServiceNow
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