The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 48 44 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 18 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.42% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.73% 1.43% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
314 140 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.26% 29.11% 32.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 86 151
Average daily rate £375 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 20
Average hourly rate £35.50 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.90 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Bash Shell
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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 10 July 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 26 (96.30%) Linux
1 26 (96.30%) VMware
1 26 (96.30%) Ruby
2 25 (92.59%) Puppet
2 25 (92.59%) LAMP
2 25 (92.59%) DevOps
3 23 (85.19%) Firewall
3 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
3 23 (85.19%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (85.19%) Debian
4 22 (81.48%) VPN
4 22 (81.48%) PHP
5 21 (77.78%) Java
5 21 (77.78%) Perl
5 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (74.07%) Ubuntu
7 18 (66.67%) Apache
8 17 (62.96%) Samba
8 17 (62.96%) XenServer
8 17 (62.96%) nginx
8 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
9 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
10 15 (55.56%) Postfix
11 12 (44.44%) CentOS
11 12 (44.44%) ZABBIX
11 12 (44.44%) LAN
11 12 (44.44%) WAN
12 11 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (40.74%) Confluence
12 11 (40.74%) Capacity Planning

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 18 (66.67%) Apache
2 17 (62.96%) nginx
3 11 (40.74%) Confluence
4 9 (33.33%) MediaWiki
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 22 (81.48%) VPN
3 12 (44.44%) LAN
3 12 (44.44%) WAN
4 11 (40.74%) Network Security
5 10 (37.04%) IPv6
6 9 (33.33%) OSPF
6 9 (33.33%) BGP
6 9 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 9 (33.33%) IPsec
6 9 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
2 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
3 11 (40.74%) Hudson
3 11 (40.74%) JIRA
4 9 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (59.26%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) LAMP
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Debian
3 20 (74.07%) Ubuntu
4 12 (44.44%) CentOS
5 10 (37.04%) Windows
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.41%) SUSE
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) DevOps
2 23 (85.19%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (40.74%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) Ruby
2 22 (81.48%) PHP
3 21 (77.78%) Java
3 21 (77.78%) Perl
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (62.96%) Samba
2 17 (62.96%) XenServer
3 15 (55.56%) Postfix
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (92.59%) Puppet
2 12 (44.44%) ZABBIX
3 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
3 10 (37.04%) Citrix