The first table below looks at the demand for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 31 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 Cambridgeshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 67 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-58.46% -
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
368 297 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.15% 42.01% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 140 167
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 63
Average hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £26.50 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Bash Shell
East of England

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridge -10 3 £350 - 6
Peterborough - - - - 2
Bash Shell
East of England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) MPEG
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
5 1 (14.29%) sed
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (14.29%) IPTV
5 1 (14.29%) Korn
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) PBX
5 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
5 1 (14.29%) VMS
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (14.29%) RHCE
5 1 (14.29%) WinRunner
5 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) PBX
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Robotium
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 1 (14.29%) WinRunner
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) J2SE
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (14.29%) FFmpeg
1 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) MPEG
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) IPTV
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) VMS
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Product Management
1 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (14.29%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) sed
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) AWK
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
1 1 (14.29%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) Perforce
1 1 (14.29%) VMware