The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 87 150 169
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +19
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 64 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.03% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.54% 1.80% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 29 26
Average daily rate £473 £475 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.52% +14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
- +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £31.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +22.54%
Bash Shell
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1409 2336 2567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.77% 45.62% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1173 1917 1948
Average daily rate £475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 14
Average hourly rate £29.64 £29.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% -13.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £27.37 £24.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £147.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 113 (82.48%) Linux
2 87 (63.50%) Python
3 57 (41.61%) Puppet
4 56 (40.88%) Finance
5 51 (37.23%) Perl
6 49 (35.77%) DevOps
7 43 (31.39%) Java
8 40 (29.20%) Windows
9 39 (28.47%) Jenkins
10 35 (25.55%) Unix
10 35 (25.55%) Oracle
10 35 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (24.82%) Ruby
11 34 (24.82%) Git (software)
12 33 (24.09%) VMware
13 30 (21.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 30 (21.90%) Configuration Management
13 30 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
14 29 (21.17%) SQL
15 28 (20.44%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (18.98%) Red Hat
17 25 (18.25%) Apache
18 24 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (16.79%) PowerShell
19 23 (16.79%) Maven
20 22 (16.06%) Opscode Chef
20 22 (16.06%) Ansible
21 21 (15.33%) Data Centre
21 21 (15.33%) Shell Script
22 19 (13.87%) Nagios

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 25 (18.25%) Apache
2 14 (10.22%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.30%) OpenStack
3 10 (7.30%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.11%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.38%) JBoss
5 6 (4.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (3.65%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.92%) Mule
7 4 (2.92%) Node.js
8 3 (2.19%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.46%) Confluence
9 2 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.46%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.73%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.73%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.73%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.73%) nginx
10 1 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Documaker
1 2 (1.46%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.73%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.84%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.65%) Amazon S3
4 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.19%) GitHub
7 1 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.73%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.73%) Heroku
7 1 (0.73%) IaaS
7 1 (0.73%) PaaS
7 1 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) SAN
2 11 (8.03%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.57%) SSL
4 8 (5.84%) Firewall
5 7 (5.11%) DNS
5 7 (5.11%) HTTP
5 7 (5.11%) LDAP
5 7 (5.11%) NAS
6 6 (4.38%) SSH
7 5 (3.65%) FTP
8 3 (2.19%) IPsec
8 3 (2.19%) VPN
9 2 (1.46%) BGP
9 2 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.46%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.46%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.46%) Multicast
9 2 (1.46%) OSPF
9 2 (1.46%) Unicast
9 2 (1.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.95%) MySQL
2 13 (9.49%) Hadoop
3 10 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.57%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.84%) Big Data
5 8 (5.84%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.38%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.38%) DB2
7 5 (3.65%) HBase
8 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (28.47%) Jenkins
2 34 (24.82%) Git (software)
3 23 (16.79%) Maven
4 16 (11.68%) JIRA
5 12 (8.76%) JUnit
5 12 (8.76%) Mockito
6 7 (5.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (4.38%) Ant
7 6 (4.38%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.65%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.65%) Hudson
9 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.92%) EasyMock
9 4 (2.92%) Gerrit
9 4 (2.92%) GitLab
9 4 (2.92%) Selenium
9 4 (2.92%) Subversion
9 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.46%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 56 (40.88%) Finance
2 18 (13.14%) Front Office
3 14 (10.22%) Banking
4 11 (8.03%) Financial Institution
5 7 (5.11%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.65%) Law
7 3 (2.19%) Retail
8 2 (1.46%) Advertising
8 2 (1.46%) Billing
8 2 (1.46%) Legal
8 2 (1.46%) Marketing
9 1 (0.73%) Back Office
9 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (26.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (14.60%) Linux Engineer
3 19 (13.87%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (13.14%) Developer
5 17 (12.41%) Administrator
6 12 (8.76%) Linux Administrator
6 12 (8.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (8.03%) Java Developer
8 10 (7.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 10 (7.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 10 (7.30%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.57%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (5.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 8 (5.84%) Operations Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Development Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (5.11%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Unix Administrator
11 7 (5.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.68%) Spring
2 15 (10.95%) Web Services
3 14 (10.22%) Middleware
4 8 (5.84%) HTML
4 8 (5.84%) Java EE
4 8 (5.84%) JSON
4 8 (5.84%) XML
5 7 (5.11%) JSP
5 7 (5.11%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (4.38%) Cascading
6 6 (4.38%) JMS
6 6 (4.38%) LAMP
6 6 (4.38%) REST
7 5 (3.65%) Apache Commons
7 5 (3.65%) CSS
7 5 (3.65%) Guava
7 5 (3.65%) J2EE
8 4 (2.92%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.92%) MCollective
8 4 (2.92%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.33%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.95%) Equities
3 10 (7.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (7.30%) Hedge funds
4 7 (5.11%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.38%) Clustering
5 6 (4.38%) Fixed Income
6 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.65%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.92%) Derivative
8 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.19%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.19%) Replication
9 2 (1.46%) CMDB
9 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.46%) Fintech
9 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.46%) Wiki
10 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 113 (82.48%) Linux
2 40 (29.20%) Windows
3 35 (25.55%) Unix
4 30 (21.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (10.95%) Solaris
5 15 (10.95%) Windows Server
6 14 (10.22%) CentOS
7 13 (9.49%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.65%) SUSE
9 3 (2.19%) Debian
9 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.46%) AIX
10 2 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.46%) VMS
11 1 (0.73%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.73%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.77%) DevOps
2 35 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (21.90%) Configuration Management
4 28 (20.44%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (13.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (10.95%) OO
7 13 (9.49%) ETL
8 12 (8.76%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.03%) Low Latency
9 11 (8.03%) Scrum
10 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.30%) Open Source
10 10 (7.30%) Patch Management
11 9 (6.57%) Migration
11 9 (6.57%) Release Management
12 8 (5.84%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (5.84%) Pair Programming
12 8 (5.84%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.11%) BDD
13 7 (5.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 87 (63.50%) Python
2 51 (37.23%) Perl
3 43 (31.39%) Java
4 34 (24.82%) Ruby
5 29 (21.17%) SQL
6 23 (16.79%) PowerShell
7 21 (15.33%) Shell Script
8 10 (7.30%) JavaScript
8 10 (7.30%) PL/SQL
9 9 (6.57%) Korn
10 8 (5.84%) PHP
11 6 (4.38%) AWK
11 6 (4.38%) sed
12 5 (3.65%) Bourne shell
13 4 (2.92%) C++
14 3 (2.19%) C
14 3 (2.19%) C#
14 3 (2.19%) Jython
15 2 (1.46%) Groovy
15 2 (1.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (6.57%) RHCE
1 9 (6.57%) RHCSA
2 7 (5.11%) Degree
3 4 (2.92%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.92%) MCSE
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) CCNA
5 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.73%) VCAP
5 1 (0.73%) VCDX
5 1 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.73%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.30%) Docker
3 9 (6.57%) Active Directory
4 8 (5.84%) vSphere
5 7 (5.11%) NFS
6 6 (4.38%) Squid
6 6 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.65%) GFS2
7 5 (3.65%) GlusterFS
7 5 (3.65%) KVM
7 5 (3.65%) OCFS2
7 5 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (3.65%) vCloud
8 3 (2.19%) iptables
9 2 (1.46%) Postfix
9 2 (1.46%) Samba
9 2 (1.46%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.73%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.73%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 57 (41.61%) Puppet
2 22 (16.06%) Ansible
2 22 (16.06%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (13.87%) Nagios
4 10 (7.30%) CFEngine
5 6 (4.38%) Oozie
5 6 (4.38%) SELinux
6 5 (3.65%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.92%) Cobbler
7 4 (2.92%) yum
7 4 (2.92%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.19%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (2.19%) SCOM
9 2 (1.46%) Control-M
9 2 (1.46%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (1.46%) Xymon
10 1 (0.73%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.73%) Packer
10 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (25.55%) Oracle
2 33 (24.09%) VMware
3 26 (18.98%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.84%) Veritas
5 7 (5.11%) Cisco
5 7 (5.11%) IBM
5 7 (5.11%) SolarWinds
6 5 (3.65%) EMC
6 5 (3.65%) HP
6 5 (3.65%) Sybase
7 4 (2.92%) F5
7 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.92%) NetApp
7 4 (2.92%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.19%) BMC
8 3 (2.19%) CommVault
8 3 (2.19%) Teradata
8 3 (2.19%) WorldPay
9 2 (1.46%) Remedy
9 2 (1.46%) Siebel
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