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 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 88 79
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Contract jobs citing SSH 11 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.89% 0.56% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.75% 3.02% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £351 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.11% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £377
% change year-on-year -9.31% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.89 £49.19 £187.50
% change year-on-year -4.67% -73.76%  

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 142 232 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.54% 18.63% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 142 155
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £235 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 22
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.65% +48.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £12.38 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £51.00 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

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 June 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 - 6 - -
Tadworth 0 3 - -
Reigate - 2 £351 -
SSH
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Unix
2 18 (90.00%) Veritas
3 14 (70.00%) Capacity Management
4 13 (65.00%) Symantec
4 13 (65.00%) Finance
4 13 (65.00%) NetBackup
5 11 (55.00%) Web Services
6 9 (45.00%) Solaris
6 9 (45.00%) Windows
6 9 (45.00%) Java
6 9 (45.00%) Perl
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (45.00%) IIS
6 9 (45.00%) JBoss
6 9 (45.00%) LDAP
6 9 (45.00%) Client/Server
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) Sun
6 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) McAfee
6 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (45.00%) Nagios
6 9 (45.00%) Middleware
6 9 (45.00%) FTP
6 9 (45.00%) Citrix
6 9 (45.00%) SAN
6 9 (45.00%) VMware

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 9 (45.00%) IIS
1 9 (45.00%) JBoss
1 9 (45.00%) WildFly
2 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) FTP
1 9 (45.00%) LDAP
1 9 (45.00%) NAS
1 9 (45.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Emacs
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Administrator
1 9 (45.00%) Storage Administrator
1 9 (45.00%) Unix Administrator
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) SAN Administrator
3 7 (35.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) Middleware
3 2 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Client/Server
1 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Unix
3 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (45.00%) Solaris
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) HPUX
5 1 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Capacity Management
2 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (45.00%) High Availability
3 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Kanban
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) Perl
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) Go
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (45.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 9 (45.00%) Veritas File System
1 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) NFS
2 8 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (10.00%) Docker
3 2 (10.00%) zsh
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) NetBackup
2 9 (45.00%) Nagios
2 9 (45.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (40.00%) EMC Navisphere
4 4 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Ansible
5 2 (10.00%) Kibana
5 2 (10.00%) logstash
5 2 (10.00%) Puppet
5 2 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Veritas
2 13 (65.00%) Symantec
3 9 (45.00%) Brocade
3 9 (45.00%) Citrix
3 9 (45.00%) McAfee
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (45.00%) Sun
3 9 (45.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) Nimble Storage