Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 165 149
Rank change year-on-year +28 -16 +8
Contract jobs citing SSH 32 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.79% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 0.77% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 17
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £265 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +107.55% -47.00% -4.76%
South East median daily rate £500 £413 £500
% change year-on-year +21.21% -17.50% -2.44%
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 780 781 913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.17% 19.20% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 335 439
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £232 £225
90th Percentile £554 £600 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 54
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £20.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -34.35% -47.28%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.33
90th Percentile £46.00 £40.25 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £17.44 £22.38
% change year-on-year +26.16% -22.07% -31.15%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +10 22 £550 -
Newbury +9 6 £325 -35.00%
Windsor - 2 - -
SSH
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 28 (87.50%) Firewall
2 27 (84.38%) TCP/IP
3 26 (81.25%) SQL
4 22 (68.75%) Python
4 22 (68.75%) Web Development
5 21 (65.63%) Legal
5 21 (65.63%) Data Protection
5 21 (65.63%) Hadoop
5 21 (65.63%) Open Source
5 21 (65.63%) Network Architecture
5 21 (65.63%) Apache Hive
5 21 (65.63%) ETL
5 21 (65.63%) Internet
5 21 (65.63%) Big Data
5 21 (65.63%) Big Data Analytics
5 21 (65.63%) Data Analytics
5 21 (65.63%) Analytics
5 21 (65.63%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (65.63%) Apache Spark
5 21 (65.63%) Kalman Filter
5 21 (65.63%) Spark Streaming
5 21 (65.63%) Flink
5 21 (65.63%) Data Ingestion
6 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
6 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
7 6 (18.75%) VPN
7 6 (18.75%) HTTP
8 5 (15.63%) DNS
8 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared

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 21 (65.63%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) BrowserStack
1 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
1 1 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (87.50%) Firewall
2 27 (84.38%) TCP/IP
3 21 (65.63%) Internet
4 6 (18.75%) HTTP
4 6 (18.75%) VPN
5 5 (15.63%) DNS
6 4 (12.50%) 2G
6 4 (12.50%) 3G
6 4 (12.50%) 4G
6 4 (12.50%) DSL
6 4 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 4 (12.50%) Network Security
6 4 (12.50%) SDH
6 4 (12.50%) SMS
6 4 (12.50%) SS7
6 4 (12.50%) VoIP
7 3 (9.38%) LAN
7 3 (9.38%) SSL
8 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) Apache Hive
1 21 (65.63%) Big Data
1 21 (65.63%) Flink
1 21 (65.63%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (65.63%) Legal
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Analytics Developer
3 16 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
4 14 (43.75%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Big Data Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Data Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Network Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) Spark Streaming
2 3 (9.38%) LDAP
3 2 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.13%) CakePHP
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) IDoc
4 1 (3.13%) JDBC
4 1 (3.13%) JMS
4 1 (3.13%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) LESS
4 1 (3.13%) OAuth
4 1 (3.13%) SAP ALE
4 1 (3.13%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.13%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.13%) WebSockets
4 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Debian
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Web Development
2 21 (65.63%) Analytics
2 21 (65.63%) Big Data Analytics
2 21 (65.63%) Data Analytics
2 21 (65.63%) Data Ingestion
2 21 (65.63%) Data Protection
2 21 (65.63%) ETL
2 21 (65.63%) Kalman Filter
2 21 (65.63%) Network Architecture
2 21 (65.63%) Open Source
3 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 4 (12.50%) Network Management
5 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 4 (12.50%) SIEM
5 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 22 (68.75%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Groovy
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.25%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (3.13%) iptables
2 1 (3.13%) Postfix
2 1 (3.13%) Squid
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
1 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.13%) Ariba
2 1 (3.13%) Aruba
2 1 (3.13%) Brocade
2 1 (3.13%) Concur
2 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) hybris
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) VMware