The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 51 46 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 17 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.00% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.11% 0.53% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+29.09% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
333 189 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.22% 30.43% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 124 194
Average daily rate £375 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £17.50 £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
1 33 (100.00%) Ruby
2 32 (96.97%) Puppet
2 32 (96.97%) LAMP
2 32 (96.97%) DevOps
3 30 (90.91%) Red Hat
3 30 (90.91%) Firewall
3 30 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (84.85%) Perl
4 28 (84.85%) PHP
5 27 (81.82%) Ubuntu
6 26 (78.79%) Debian
7 25 (75.76%) VPN
8 24 (72.73%) Java
8 24 (72.73%) Apache
8 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (72.73%) XenServer
9 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
9 23 (69.70%) Samba
10 19 (57.58%) nginx
10 19 (57.58%) CentOS
11 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
11 18 (54.55%) LAN
11 18 (54.55%) WAN
12 17 (51.52%) Hudson
12 17 (51.52%) Postfix
13 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (48.48%) Citrix
13 16 (48.48%) Salt

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 24 (72.73%) Apache
2 19 (57.58%) nginx
3 13 (39.39%) Confluence
4 11 (33.33%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) Firewall
2 25 (75.76%) VPN
3 18 (54.55%) LAN
3 18 (54.55%) WAN
4 15 (45.45%) LDAP
5 13 (39.39%) Network Security
6 12 (36.36%) IPv6
7 11 (33.33%) OSPF
7 11 (33.33%) BGP
7 11 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 11 (33.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MySQL
1 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
2 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 17 (51.52%) Hudson
4 13 (39.39%) JIRA
5 11 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (60.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 17 (51.52%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Administrator
5 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (81.82%) Ubuntu
3 26 (78.79%) Debian
4 19 (57.58%) CentOS
5 12 (36.36%) Windows
6 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.06%) SUSE
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) DevOps
2 30 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (39.39%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Build Automation
5 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Ruby
2 28 (84.85%) Perl
2 28 (84.85%) PHP
3 24 (72.73%) Java
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CCNA
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 24 (72.73%) XenServer
2 23 (69.70%) Samba
3 17 (51.52%) Postfix
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (96.97%) Puppet
2 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (48.48%) Salt
3 14 (42.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (90.91%) Red Hat
3 16 (48.48%) Citrix