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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 132 141 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing SSH 7 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.032% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 0.28% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 12
Median daily rate £343 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 - £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.99% -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
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
525 361 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.61% 11.72% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 218 212
Median daily rate £363 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 30 42
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.50
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 27 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Wiltshire -4 3 £305 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £363 - 2
Bristol - 1 - - 1
SSH
England

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for SSH.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Data Transformation
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (44.44%) PuTTY
3 4 (44.44%) Zephyr
3 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
3 4 (44.44%) Gherkin
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Management
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) BGP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
1 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
1 4 (44.44%) PuTTY
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Zephyr
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
3 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Gherkin
1 4 (44.44%) OCX
1 4 (44.44%) REST
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Change Control
1 4 (44.44%) Data Transformation
1 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
1 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Kanban
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Test Management
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) CCIE
3 3 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CCSA
4 1 (11.11%) CCSE
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) SAP