The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for SSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
South East / Surrey
Rank 82 92 93
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1  
Contract jobs citing SSH 9 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.78% 0.70% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.33% 2.31% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £438 £561 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.04% +32.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.19 -

SSH is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 169 390 285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.58% 30.14% 20.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 224 159
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £225 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing SSH as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Surrey

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in Surrey

SSH
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Epsom - 2 £400 -
SSH
South East

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SSH.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (78.95%) Enterprise Storage
3 15 (78.95%) High Availability
3 15 (78.95%) Unix
3 15 (78.95%) FTP
3 15 (78.95%) Solaris
3 15 (78.95%) Veritas
3 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
3 15 (78.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (78.95%) Brocade
4 14 (73.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 14 (73.68%) Veritas File System
4 14 (73.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (73.68%) SAN
4 14 (73.68%) NetApp
4 14 (73.68%) Nagios
4 14 (73.68%) Sun
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle
4 14 (73.68%) NAS
5 13 (68.42%) Load Balancing
6 12 (63.16%) NFS
7 11 (57.89%) EMC Navisphere
7 11 (57.89%) iSCSI
7 11 (57.89%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (52.63%) Capacity Management
9 7 (36.84%) HPUX
9 7 (36.84%) Finance
9 7 (36.84%) Replication
10 5 (26.32%) Symantec

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) FTP
2 14 (73.68%) NAS
2 14 (73.68%) SAN
3 11 (57.89%) iSCSI
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (10.53%) LDAP
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Administrator
2 13 (68.42%) Storage Administrator
3 12 (63.16%) Unix Administrator
4 9 (47.37%) SAN Administrator
4 9 (47.37%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 8 (42.11%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (21.05%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
7 4 (21.05%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
8 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (10.53%) Linux Support
8 2 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (10.53%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (36.84%) Replication
3 4 (21.05%) EMC VNX
4 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.53%) DataPower
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (78.95%) Solaris
3 15 (78.95%) Unix
4 7 (36.84%) HPUX
5 3 (15.79%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (78.95%) High Availability
2 13 (68.42%) Load Balancing
3 10 (52.63%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 14 (73.68%) Veritas File System
2 12 (63.16%) NFS
3 11 (57.89%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (73.68%) Nagios
1 14 (73.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 11 (57.89%) EMC Navisphere
3 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
4 4 (21.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Brocade
1 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
1 15 (78.95%) Veritas
2 14 (73.68%) NetApp
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 14 (73.68%) Sun
3 5 (26.32%) EMC
3 5 (26.32%) Symantec
4 3 (15.79%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
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