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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
England / London
Rank 369 383 410
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +27
Contract jobs citing SSH 33 32 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.15% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 1.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 2
Median daily rate £453 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.07% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £250 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 -

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
2482 2751 2911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.83% 12.83% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1683 1799 1888
Median daily rate £440 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 87
Median hourly rate £29.75 £24.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.78% +21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -5 4 £500 +17.64% 3
Docklands, London - 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - 1 £225 -
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 87 (71.90%) Linux
2 68 (56.20%) VMware
3 67 (55.37%) DNS
4 63 (52.07%) Puppet
5 58 (47.93%) Apache
6 56 (46.28%) Amazon AWS
6 56 (46.28%) Git (software)
7 55 (45.45%) Oracle
7 55 (45.45%) Configuration Management
8 52 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (41.32%) Security Cleared
9 50 (41.32%) SC Cleared
10 49 (40.50%) Ansible
10 49 (40.50%) DevOps
11 48 (39.67%) OpenVPN
11 48 (39.67%) Jenkins
11 48 (39.67%) Squid
12 47 (38.84%) Scrum
12 47 (38.84%) Service Management
12 47 (38.84%) Identity Management
12 47 (38.84%) Shell Script
12 47 (38.84%) Elasticsearch
12 47 (38.84%) vCloud
12 47 (38.84%) JIRA
12 47 (38.84%) logstash
12 47 (38.84%) Kibana
12 47 (38.84%) Elastic Stack
12 47 (38.84%) Terraform
13 46 (38.02%) Sonatype
13 46 (38.02%) Sonatype Nexus

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 58 (47.93%) Apache
2 47 (38.84%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (35.54%) Confluence
4 18 (14.88%) nginx
5 11 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.48%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.65%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.65%) WordPress
8 1 (0.83%) CMS
8 1 (0.83%) IIS
8 1 (0.83%) JBoss
Applications
1 43 (35.54%) HipChat
2 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.31%) MS Office
4 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.83%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
1 1 (0.83%) Maximo
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (46.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.65%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.65%) G Suite
5 2 (1.65%) GitHub
5 2 (1.65%) Route 53
6 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.83%) IaaS
6 1 (0.83%) PaaS
6 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (55.37%) DNS
2 48 (39.67%) OpenVPN
3 46 (38.02%) OpenLDAP
4 25 (20.66%) IPsec
4 25 (20.66%) VPN
5 23 (19.01%) HTTP
6 21 (17.36%) Firewall
7 20 (16.53%) SSL
8 17 (14.05%) Reverse Proxy
8 17 (14.05%) TCP/IP
9 13 (10.74%) Internet
9 13 (10.74%) LAN
9 13 (10.74%) LDAP
9 13 (10.74%) WAN
10 12 (9.92%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (9.92%) FTP
10 12 (9.92%) OSPF
11 9 (7.44%) BGP
11 9 (7.44%) DHCP
11 9 (7.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (37.19%) PostgreSQL
2 42 (34.71%) Hadoop
3 19 (15.70%) Oracle Database
3 19 (15.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.96%) MySQL
6 5 (4.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.65%) DB2
7 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.65%) Redis
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.83%) GIS
Development Applications
1 56 (46.28%) Git (software)
2 48 (39.67%) Jenkins
3 47 (38.84%) JIRA
4 46 (38.02%) Ant
4 46 (38.02%) JUnit
4 46 (38.02%) Maven
4 46 (38.02%) SonarQube
4 46 (38.02%) Sonatype Nexus
5 45 (37.19%) Liquibase
6 43 (35.54%) JIRA Agile
7 25 (20.66%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.65%) Phabricator
9 2 (1.65%) Toad
10 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 22 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Banking
3 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.83%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (24.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (14.88%) Administrator
3 16 (13.22%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (12.40%) Consultant
5 13 (10.74%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (10.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.92%) Developer
6 12 (9.92%) Senior DevOps
6 12 (9.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.44%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (38.84%) Elastic Stack
2 46 (38.02%) MCollective
3 45 (37.19%) Software Packaging
4 10 (8.26%) CSS
4 10 (8.26%) HTML
5 9 (7.44%) SOAP
6 7 (5.79%) 802.1X
7 6 (4.96%) Web Services
8 5 (4.13%) Leaflet
8 5 (4.13%) OpenLayers
8 5 (4.13%) REST
9 4 (3.31%) Play Framework
9 4 (3.31%) XML
10 3 (2.48%) Ajax
10 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.48%) COM
10 3 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (1.65%) OAuth
11 2 (1.65%) OAuth2
11 2 (1.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (10.74%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.44%) PKI
4 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.48%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.48%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.48%) User Experience
6 2 (1.65%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.65%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.65%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.65%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) NHS
6 2 (1.65%) Wiki
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.83%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 87 (71.90%) Linux
2 43 (35.54%) CentOS
3 29 (23.97%) Unix
4 23 (19.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (18.18%) Windows
6 13 (10.74%) RancherOS
6 13 (10.74%) VyOS
7 7 (5.79%) Solaris
8 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.65%) AIX
10 2 (1.65%) FreeBSD
10 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.65%) SUSE
11 1 (0.83%) Debian
11 1 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 52 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (40.50%) DevOps
4 47 (38.84%) Identity Management
4 47 (38.84%) Scrum
4 47 (38.84%) Service Management
5 46 (38.02%) Continuous Delivery
5 46 (38.02%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (30.58%) Workflow
7 29 (23.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (19.01%) Coaching
9 22 (18.18%) Case Management
10 8 (6.61%) Load Balancing
11 7 (5.79%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.79%) Security Monitoring
12 5 (4.13%) Migration
12 5 (4.13%) Security Operations
12 5 (4.13%) Threat Management
12 5 (4.13%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (4.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.84%) Shell Script
2 28 (23.14%) Ruby
3 22 (18.18%) Perl
4 20 (16.53%) Bash Shell
5 19 (15.70%) SQL
6 16 (13.22%) PowerShell
7 13 (10.74%) PHP
8 11 (9.09%) Java
8 11 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 11 (9.09%) Python
9 8 (6.61%) AWK
9 8 (6.61%) sed
10 7 (5.79%) Korn
11 4 (3.31%) Scala
12 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.83%) C
13 1 (0.83%) C#
13 1 (0.83%) C++
13 1 (0.83%) Lua
13 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (41.32%) SC Cleared
1 50 (41.32%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.22%) CTC Cleared
3 12 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (7.44%) CCNP
4 9 (7.44%) CISSP
5 7 (5.79%) CCIE
6 6 (4.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (4.96%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.48%) Degree
8 2 (1.65%) CCSA
8 2 (1.65%) CCSE
8 2 (1.65%) CISA
8 2 (1.65%) CISM
8 2 (1.65%) CLAS
8 2 (1.65%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.65%) MCP
8 2 (1.65%) MCSA
8 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.65%) COBIT
2 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (39.67%) Squid
2 47 (38.84%) vCloud
3 46 (38.02%) Docker
3 46 (38.02%) Postfix
4 19 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (13.22%) Active Directory
6 5 (4.13%) NFS
6 5 (4.13%) vSphere
7 4 (3.31%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.48%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (2.48%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (2.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.65%) Samba
9 2 (1.65%) Snort
9 2 (1.65%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.83%) KVM
10 1 (0.83%) OpenSSH
10 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 63 (52.07%) Puppet
2 49 (40.50%) Ansible
3 47 (38.84%) Kibana
3 47 (38.84%) logstash
3 47 (38.84%) Terraform
4 46 (38.02%) Docker Swarm
4 46 (38.02%) Kubernetes
4 46 (38.02%) Rancher
4 46 (38.02%) ZABBIX
5 17 (14.05%) Consul
5 17 (14.05%) Packer
6 15 (12.40%) HAProxy
7 10 (8.26%) Nagios
8 5 (4.13%) Nessus
9 4 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (2.48%) PowerBroker
10 3 (2.48%) Tivoli
10 3 (2.48%) WhatsUp Gold
11 2 (1.65%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (1.65%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 68 (56.20%) VMware
2 55 (45.45%) Oracle
3 46 (38.02%) Sonatype
4 25 (20.66%) Atlassian
5 18 (14.88%) AppDynamics
5 18 (14.88%) Red Hat
6 13 (10.74%) Cisco
6 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
6 13 (10.74%) Vyatta
7 7 (5.79%) CheckPoint
7 7 (5.79%) HP
7 7 (5.79%) IBM
7 7 (5.79%) Juniper
7 7 (5.79%) Palo Alto
8 6 (4.96%) Sun
9 5 (4.13%) Fortinet
9 5 (4.13%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.13%) Sourcefire
10 4 (3.31%) EMC
10 4 (3.31%) Google
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