Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSH over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Secure Shell (SSH)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 - 173
Rank change year-on-year - +173 -22
Contract jobs citing SSH 19 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.50% - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.80% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 5
Berkshire median daily rate £525 - £363
10th Percentile £433 - £309
90th Percentile £550 - £457
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £525
% change year-on-year +12.43% -23.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

SSH is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 679 791 1,010
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.69% 19.73% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 342 482
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £201 £250 £241
90th Percentile £544 £588 £525
South East median daily rate £412 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.00% +3.90% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 53 47
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% - -38.64%
10th Percentile £12.98 £12.00 £11.05
90th Percentile £52.73 £41.75 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +31.43% -30.00% +11.11%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SSH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Berkshire

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SSH in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in Berkshire

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSH in Berkshire

SSH
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSH in Berkshire

SSH
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 14 £513 -
Reading - 3 £525 -
Windsor - 2 - -
SSH
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SSH.

1 16 (84.21%) Python
1 16 (84.21%) TCP/IP
2 15 (78.95%) Hadoop
2 15 (78.95%) Open Source
3 14 (73.68%) Big Data
3 14 (73.68%) Web Development
4 13 (68.42%) Firewall
4 13 (68.42%) SQL
5 12 (63.16%) Internet
5 12 (63.16%) ETL
5 12 (63.16%) Legal
5 12 (63.16%) Big Data Analytics
5 12 (63.16%) Data Analytics
5 12 (63.16%) Apache Hive
5 12 (63.16%) Network Architecture
5 12 (63.16%) Data Protection
5 12 (63.16%) Analytics
5 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (63.16%) Apache Spark
5 12 (63.16%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (63.16%) Spark Streaming
5 12 (63.16%) Flink
5 12 (63.16%) Data Ingestion
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 4 (21.05%) Debian
9 4 (21.05%) Unix
9 4 (21.05%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) JavaScript

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (63.16%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) BrowserStack
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) TCP/IP
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) Internet
4 3 (15.79%) HTTP
5 2 (10.53%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) IPsec
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) Multicast
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) SNMP
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
6 1 (5.26%) Telnet
6 1 (5.26%) VRRP
6 1 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) Hadoop
2 14 (73.68%) Big Data
3 12 (63.16%) Apache Hive
3 12 (63.16%) Flink
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (63.16%) Legal
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Analytics Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Big Data Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Big Data Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Data Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Linux Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.26%) CakePHP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Hardware Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile UX Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) CakePHP
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) LESS
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Debian
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) CentOS
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Open Source
2 14 (73.68%) Web Development
3 12 (63.16%) Analytics
3 12 (63.16%) Big Data Analytics
3 12 (63.16%) Data Analytics
3 12 (63.16%) Data Ingestion
3 12 (63.16%) Data Protection
3 12 (63.16%) ETL
3 12 (63.16%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (63.16%) Network Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) Deep Learning
5 4 (21.05%) Machine Learning
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) Open Source Development
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL
8 1 (5.26%) MVC
8 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Python
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) C
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (5.26%) iptables
1 1 (5.26%) Postfix
1 1 (5.26%) Squid
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SELinux
2 2 (10.53%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Aruba
2 1 (5.26%) Brocade
2 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) VMware