The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 377 389 373
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing SSH 23 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.93% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 11
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£381 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £321 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £413 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.80% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £29.80
% change year-on-year
- +0.68%
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
2975 2789 3060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 11.95% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 1849 1893
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 86 137
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 6 £361 -9.68% 2
Croydon - 5 £425 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH.

1 8 (25.81%) Finance
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) MySQL
3 6 (19.35%) UNIX
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) AIX
3 6 (19.35%) Apache
3 6 (19.35%) SSL
3 6 (19.35%) IBM
3 6 (19.35%) sed
4 5 (16.13%) FTP
4 5 (16.13%) HTTP
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.13%) SNMP
4 5 (16.13%) Solaris
4 5 (16.13%) PHP
4 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) PKI
5 4 (12.90%) Korn
5 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Perl

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Moodle
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
2 6 (19.35%) SSL
3 5 (16.13%) FTP
3 5 (16.13%) HTTP
3 5 (16.13%) SNMP
4 4 (12.90%) SMTP
4 4 (12.90%) Telnet
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.45%) LDAP
5 2 (6.45%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Python Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Python Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Moodle Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX Support
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) SailPoint
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) Twisted
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.23%) Sass
3 1 (3.23%) LESS
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) XSLT
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) VLE
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) CESG
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) UNIX
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) AIX
3 5 (16.13%) Solaris
4 3 (9.68%) CentOS
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) zOS
6 1 (3.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
2 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.90%) SIEM
3 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Database Security
5 1 (3.23%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
2 6 (19.35%) sed
3 5 (16.13%) PHP
4 4 (12.90%) Korn
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) AWK
6 2 (6.45%) C
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.23%) RHCE
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.45%) NFS
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) OpenSSH
4 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) IBM
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) HP
4 4 (12.90%) Dell
4 4 (12.90%) CA
4 4 (12.90%) Cyber-Ark
4 4 (12.90%) ForgeRock
4 4 (12.90%) ArcSight
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Sybase
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