The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 246 239 225
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing SSH 23 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 1.30% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 9
Median daily rate £500 £425 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £199 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.99% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1746 1771 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.45% 19.07% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 871 740
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 120 98
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSH across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SSH
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Buckinghamshire - 9 £513 - 3
Surrey -9 7 £450 +33.33% 1
Hampshire +13 5 £702 +167.42% 1
Berkshire -14 2 £288 -32.35% 2
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for SSH.

1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 25 (48.08%) Unix
2 25 (48.08%) FTP
3 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
3 23 (44.23%) Windows
4 20 (38.46%) Oracle
4 20 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
5 19 (36.54%) Firewall
5 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
6 18 (34.62%) SMTP
7 17 (32.69%) Client/Server
7 17 (32.69%) IPsec
8 16 (30.77%) Patch Management
9 15 (28.85%) SSL
9 15 (28.85%) CISSP
9 15 (28.85%) SC Cleared
9 15 (28.85%) Cryptography
10 14 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (26.92%) HTTP
10 14 (26.92%) LDAP
11 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (25.00%) OWASP
12 12 (23.08%) Information Assurance
12 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (23.08%) Sendmail
12 12 (23.08%) CESG
12 12 (23.08%) Windows Vista
12 12 (23.08%) Internet
12 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.23%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) CMS
3 3 (5.77%) Confluence
3 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.23%) MS Office
3 7 (13.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.77%) MS Project
5 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) FTP
2 20 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 19 (36.54%) Firewall
4 18 (34.62%) SMTP
5 17 (32.69%) IPsec
6 15 (28.85%) SSL
7 14 (26.92%) HTTP
7 14 (26.92%) LDAP
8 12 (23.08%) Internet
9 11 (21.15%) DHCP
9 11 (21.15%) DNS
10 9 (17.31%) VPN
11 6 (11.54%) SAN
12 5 (9.62%) NAS
13 4 (7.69%) MPLS
13 4 (7.69%) OSPF
14 3 (5.77%) BGP
14 3 (5.77%) DOCSIS
14 3 (5.77%) RIP
14 3 (5.77%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.46%) JIRA
2 7 (13.46%) Subversion
3 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.62%) Maven
5 3 (5.77%) Ant
6 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.85%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.85%) Hudson
6 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
6 2 (3.85%) JUnit
7 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.92%) GitLab
7 1 (1.92%) RSpec
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Games
2 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Administrator
2 7 (13.46%) Security Advisor
3 6 (11.54%) IT Administrator
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) AWS Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Information Assurance Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Storage Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) SOAP
2 6 (11.54%) Middleware
2 6 (11.54%) REST
3 5 (9.62%) Web Services
4 3 (5.77%) boto
4 3 (5.77%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (5.77%) SAML
4 3 (5.77%) Silverlight
5 2 (3.85%) Java EE
5 2 (3.85%) JMS
5 2 (3.85%) LAMP
5 2 (3.85%) XML
6 1 (1.92%) .NET
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.92%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Client/Server
2 15 (28.85%) Cryptography
3 12 (23.08%) CESG
4 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
4 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
5 8 (15.38%) DataPower
5 8 (15.38%) PKI
6 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.77%) DTV
7 3 (5.77%) IPTV
7 3 (5.77%) MPEG
7 3 (5.77%) Streaming Video
7 3 (5.77%) Video on Demand
8 2 (3.85%) Derivative
8 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.92%) STB
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 25 (48.08%) Unix
3 23 (44.23%) Windows
4 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (23.08%) Windows Vista
5 9 (17.31%) Solaris
6 6 (11.54%) Windows 8
6 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.69%) AIX
8 3 (5.77%) Android
8 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.85%) CentOS
9 2 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.92%) CoreOS
10 1 (1.92%) SmartOS
10 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Patch Management
2 14 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (25.00%) OWASP
4 12 (23.08%) Information Assurance
5 11 (21.15%) ISMS
6 10 (19.23%) Fuzz Testing
6 10 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 9 (17.31%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (17.31%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 7 (13.46%) Migration
10 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
11 5 (9.62%) DevOps
11 5 (9.62%) High Availability
11 5 (9.62%) Security Architecture
11 5 (9.62%) Security Operations
11 5 (9.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) Python
2 4 (7.69%) Ruby
2 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.77%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) Perl
4 2 (3.85%) PHP
4 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (28.85%) CISSP
2 15 (28.85%) SC Cleared
3 12 (23.08%) CESG Certified Professional
4 9 (17.31%) CEH
5 5 (9.62%) Degree
6 3 (5.77%) AWS Certification
6 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.77%) GCIA
6 3 (5.77%) GCIH
7 2 (3.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) RMADS
2 4 (7.69%) COBIT
2 4 (7.69%) COSO
2 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.69%) SAS 70
3 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.85%) QA
5 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) Sendmail
3 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.77%) iptables
4 3 (5.77%) RHEV
5 2 (3.85%) NFS
5 2 (3.85%) Postfix
5 2 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Btrfs
6 1 (1.92%) Docker
6 1 (1.92%) KVM
6 1 (1.92%) LXC
6 1 (1.92%) Snort
6 1 (1.92%) Squid
6 1 (1.92%) Varnish
6 1 (1.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Ansible
2 6 (11.54%) Puppet
3 2 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (3.85%) Nagios
3 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (3.85%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (3.85%) yum
4 1 (1.92%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.92%) Nessus
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.92%) rkt
4 1 (1.92%) systemd
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Oracle
2 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.08%) Citrix
4 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco
5 7 (13.46%) VMware
6 5 (9.62%) Brocade
6 5 (9.62%) NetApp
6 5 (9.62%) Sun
7 4 (7.69%) F5
8 3 (5.77%) Adobe
8 3 (5.77%) Apple
8 3 (5.77%) CA
8 3 (5.77%) EMC
8 3 (5.77%) IBM
8 3 (5.77%) Tektronix
9 2 (3.85%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.85%) Splunk
9 2 (3.85%) Symantec
9 2 (3.85%) Veritas
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