The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 137 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing SSH 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.067% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £284 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £377 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.62% -5.66%
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
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
560 296 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.21% 9.85% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 115 214
Median daily rate £330 £298 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSH across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SSH
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Edinburgh +4 6 - -
Renfrewshire - 4 £266 -
Glasgow - 2 £450 - 2
SSH
UK

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SSH.

1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Unix
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle
4 9 (50.00%) SSL
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) XML
6 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) Maven
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (27.78%) Apache
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 4 (22.22%) Workflow
8 4 (22.22%) SUSE
8 4 (22.22%) Debian
8 4 (22.22%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) JDBC
8 4 (22.22%) SOAP
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) Perl
8 4 (22.22%) PHP
8 4 (22.22%) JBoss
8 4 (22.22%) AIX
8 4 (22.22%) XSD
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) JAXB

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) lighttpd
3 3 (16.67%) nginx
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SSL
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) FTP
4 4 (22.22%) HTTP
4 4 (22.22%) Kerberos
4 4 (22.22%) LDAP
4 4 (22.22%) SMTP
4 4 (22.22%) SNMP
5 3 (16.67%) DHCP
5 3 (16.67%) IPv4
5 3 (16.67%) IPv6
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) git-flow
2 4 (22.22%) GitLab
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Unix Support
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Unix Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Java Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) JAXB
2 4 (22.22%) JDBC
2 4 (22.22%) JSON
2 4 (22.22%) Regular Expression
2 4 (22.22%) RESTful
2 4 (22.22%) SOAP
2 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) Spring Security
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) XSD
3 3 (16.67%) Django
3 3 (16.67%) LAMP
3 3 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (16.67%) Laravel
3 3 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware
4 2 (11.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
1 3 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) AIX
4 4 (22.22%) Debian
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) SUSE
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Workflow
2 3 (16.67%) High Availability
2 3 (16.67%) Network Design
2 3 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) iptables
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Cacti
1 3 (16.67%) Munin
1 3 (16.67%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Packer
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) ForgeRock
4 3 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft