The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 119 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 11 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.39% 0.59% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 2.23% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £471
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £308 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £466 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Bash Shell
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
757 716 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.12% 26.59% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 376 313
Average daily rate £350 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 79
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.11 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.40% -51.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.25 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £42.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bash Shell across the Berkshire region.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell across the Berkshire region.

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 4 £441 +3.82% 7
Bracknell -3 3 £400 -3.61%
Slough -3 1 - -
Bash Shell
South East

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bash Shell.

1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 8 (50.00%) UNIX
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) Ruby
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) C++
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) Puppet
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (25.00%) Apache
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 3 (18.75%) Debian
8 3 (18.75%) C
8 3 (18.75%) AIX
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
8 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (18.75%) IBM
8 3 (18.75%) IPv6
8 3 (18.75%) EMC
8 3 (18.75%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
8 3 (18.75%) Digital Forensics

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bash Shell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) MediaWiki
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Commerce Server
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon Glacier
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) IPv6
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) SSH
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) LDAP
3 2 (12.50%) IPsec
3 2 (12.50%) OSPF
3 2 (12.50%) BGP
3 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) IPv4
4 1 (6.25%) LTE
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (6.25%) BitKeeper
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) POSIX
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) YAML
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Taxonomies
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Wiki
3 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
3 1 (6.25%) Economics
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Debian
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) SUSE
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (18.75%) Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
2 3 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) Ruby
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) Korn
7 1 (6.25%) AWK
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (6.25%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) iptables
2 2 (12.50%) XenServer
2 2 (12.50%) Postfix
2 2 (12.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (12.50%) yum
3 2 (12.50%) ZABBIX
3 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (6.25%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Hitachi