The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 130 139 130
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing SSH 3 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.032% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.27% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Average daily rate £344 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £325 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
476 367 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.25% 11.73% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 178 256
Average daily rate £363 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £227 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 29 28
Average hourly rate £35.50 £22.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.36% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.55 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.23 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SSH
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucestershire - 2 £344 - 3
Wiltshire -2 1 - - 1
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) BGP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Telnet
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) PuTTY
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Zephyr
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) BGP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) PuTTY
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) Telnet
2 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Zephyr
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 2 (33.33%) OCX
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
1 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
1 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Kanban
1 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
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