The first table below looks at the demand for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 89 81 94
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing SSH 8 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 3.24% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £269 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £375 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £375 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.27% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.59 -
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
235 216 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.74% 16.84% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 98 119
Average daily rate £360 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £154 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £466 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 32
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
SSH
South East

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSH across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (100.00%) HTTP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) FTP
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) SMTP
3 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Internet
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) Fault Management
6 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (50.00%) Change Management
6 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (40.00%) SSL
7 4 (40.00%) SLA
7 4 (40.00%) LAN
7 4 (40.00%) MS Office
7 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (40.00%) Windows
7 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (30.00%) Workflow
8 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (20.00%) SOAP
9 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
10 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (10.00%) CCNA
10 1 (10.00%) SOA
10 1 (10.00%) CSS
10 1 (10.00%) XML

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) FTP
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) SMTP
3 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) TestNG
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
2 1 (10.00%) XHTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Fault Management
3 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Ericsson