Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 16 August 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)
London > South London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 86 72
Rank change year-on-year -48 -14 -2
Contract jobs citing SSH 4 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 0.21% 1.21% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 7.19% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
South London median daily rate £495 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.28% +27.69% -23.53%
London median daily rate £521 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +9.68% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South London median hourly rate £26.00 £49.19 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.14% - -
London median hourly rate £18.70 £49.19 £9.39
% change year-on-year -61.98% +423.86% -

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 South London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 247 167 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 12.86% 16.89% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 89 110
South London median daily rate £532 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.28% +14.65% +20.77%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £225
90th Percentile £725 £638 £500
London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 5
South London median hourly rate £43.09 £49.19 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.40% +134.24% -58.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.25 £19.20
90th Percentile £105.35 £50.50 £43.20
London median hourly rate £20.02 £19.67 £19.23
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.28% -2.46%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for SSH in South London

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in South London

SSH
Contract Job Locations in South London

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 London region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Croydon -51 3 £495 +19.28%
Merton 0 1 - -
SSH
London

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 South London region with a requirement for SSH.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) STL
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Debian

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (75.00%) Confluence
1 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Jetty
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ADSL
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) ISDN
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) FishEye
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Gradle
1 3 (75.00%) Hudson
1 3 (75.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (75.00%) Poseidon for UML
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (75.00%) GWT
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) Play Framework
1 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (75.00%) React
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) STL
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Derivative
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Deployment Automation
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) JVM Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Clojure
1 3 (75.00%) ClojureScript
1 3 (75.00%) Groovy
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Scala
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (75.00%) Hortonworks
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco