Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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.

Secure Shell (SSH)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 115 123
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +5
Contract jobs citing SSH 18 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.64% 0.74% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.24% 3.77% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Surrey median daily rate £375 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £353 £433 £336
90th Percentile £588 £624 £563
South East median daily rate £413 £500 £513
% change year-on-year -17.50% -2.44% +48.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 425 451 452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.21% 19.63% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 270 268
Surrey median daily rate £375 £393 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.46% +5.37% +3.47%
10th Percentile £147 £163 £214
90th Percentile £584 £501 £488
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 24
Surrey median hourly rate £15.12 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.21% +153.97% -11.27%
10th Percentile £11.58 £11.00 £11.24
90th Percentile £24.13 £42.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +25.10%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Epsom -7 9 - -
Guildford - 3 £625 - 1
Tadworth -1 1 - -
Woking - 1 £375 -
Reigate - 1 £351 -
SSH
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (72.22%) Unix
5 12 (66.67%) Web Services
5 12 (66.67%) SQL
5 12 (66.67%) Veritas
5 12 (66.67%) NetBackup
6 11 (61.11%) VMware
6 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (61.11%) Citrix
6 11 (61.11%) Finance
6 11 (61.11%) LDAP
7 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
7 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
8 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 7 (38.89%) Middleware
8 7 (38.89%) Symantec
8 7 (38.89%) McAfee
8 7 (38.89%) Client/Server
8 7 (38.89%) Java
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 7 (38.89%) IIS
8 7 (38.89%) JBoss
8 7 (38.89%) WildFly
8 7 (38.89%) Capacity Management
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) Ubuntu
8 7 (38.89%) Banking

SSH
Co-occurring 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 7 (38.89%) IIS
1 7 (38.89%) JBoss
1 7 (38.89%) WildFly
2 3 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) LDAP
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) FTP
4 4 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (22.22%) CTI
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) HTTP
4 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
4 4 (22.22%) IPsec
4 4 (22.22%) PBX
4 4 (22.22%) RTP
4 4 (22.22%) Softphone
4 4 (22.22%) VoIP
5 3 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (16.67%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) VPLS
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Emacs
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Storage Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Platform Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) SAN Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) Middleware
3 4 (22.22%) JTAPI
3 4 (22.22%) RFC 2833
3 4 (22.22%) TAPI
4 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Client/Server
2 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) Unix
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (38.89%) Ubuntu
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (33.33%) Solaris
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
8 4 (22.22%) Debian
8 4 (22.22%) Fedora
8 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Capacity Management
2 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (27.78%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
3 4 (22.22%) Process Management
4 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) Perl
3 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Go
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (22.22%) PA-DSS
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (27.78%) Veritas File System
5 3 (16.67%) NFS
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.56%) Docker
6 1 (5.56%) iptables
6 1 (5.56%) Samba
6 1 (5.56%) zsh
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 5 (27.78%) Ansible
2 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) SnapMirror
2 5 (27.78%) SnapVault
2 5 (27.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (22.22%) vCenter Server
4 1 (5.56%) Cacti
4 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (5.56%) Kibana
4 1 (5.56%) logstash
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Veritas
2 11 (61.11%) Citrix
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 7 (38.89%) McAfee
4 7 (38.89%) Symantec
5 6 (33.33%) NetApp
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) Sun
6 4 (22.22%) Brocade
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) SAP