The first table below looks at the demand for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 1 August 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 England 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 234 321 353
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +32
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 396 242 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.52% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 1.34% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 163 112
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £415 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +22.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £38.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.16% -3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-58.46% -
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18282 18061 19435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.04% 38.75% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11880 11396 11834
Average daily rate £390 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 508 755
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.86 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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UK

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in England

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in England

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in England

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
London +68 247 £450 - 87
South East +14 53 £425 - 20
South West +17 50 £403 -15.21% 14
East of England +2 21 £338 -41.30% 11
Yorkshire -15 14 £313 -10.71% 19
East Midlands -8 3 £388 - 2
West Midlands -11 3 £338 -20.58% 2
North West -13 3 £388 -8.82% 4
North East - - - -
Bash Shell
UK

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 548 (77.73%) Linux
2 352 (49.93%) Python
3 347 (49.22%) Perl
4 270 (38.30%) UNIX
5 234 (33.19%) Puppet
6 215 (30.50%) Ruby
7 210 (29.79%) Java
8 204 (28.94%) Red Hat
9 200 (28.37%) DevOps
10 170 (24.11%) SQL
11 169 (23.97%) Apache
12 168 (23.83%) MySQL
13 165 (23.40%) Oracle
14 156 (22.13%) Finance
15 153 (21.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 151 (21.42%) PHP
17 140 (19.86%) VMware
18 132 (18.72%) Shell Script
18 132 (18.72%) Windows
18 132 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
19 114 (16.17%) IBM
20 113 (16.03%) Git (software)
21 111 (15.74%) WebSphere
22 109 (15.46%) Web Services
23 106 (15.04%) Opscode Chef
24 105 (14.89%) Jenkins
25 96 (13.62%) VMware Infrastructure
26 91 (12.91%) JIRA
27 88 (12.48%) CentOS
28 86 (12.20%) Korn

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 169 (23.97%) Apache
2 111 (15.74%) WebSphere
3 74 (10.50%) WebLogic
4 66 (9.36%) Tomcat
5 49 (6.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 37 (5.25%) IIS
7 36 (5.11%) nginx
8 26 (3.69%) Confluence
9 20 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 17 (2.41%) MQSeries
12 16 (2.27%) OpenStack
13 14 (1.99%) CICS
14 12 (1.70%) MediaWiki
15 11 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
15 11 (1.56%) Node.js
15 11 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
16 10 (1.42%) Moodle
17 9 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 8 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 19 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) Maya
3 1 (0.14%) SPSS
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 28 (3.97%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.99%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (1.56%) Tridion
3 11 (1.56%) Documaker
4 10 (1.42%) Oracle FAH
5 4 (0.57%) RMDS
6 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.14%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 85 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (8.09%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.42%) SaaS
5 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.28%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.14%) Route 53
8 1 (0.14%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (8.79%) Firewall
2 55 (7.80%) HTTP
3 52 (7.38%) LDAP
4 46 (6.52%) SSL
4 46 (6.52%) SAN
5 42 (5.96%) Internet
6 40 (5.67%) DNS
7 36 (5.11%) VPN
8 35 (4.96%) TCP/IP
9 31 (4.40%) SSH
10 24 (3.40%) NAS
10 24 (3.40%) WAN
11 23 (3.26%) LAN
11 23 (3.26%) SNMP
12 21 (2.98%) Network Security
13 18 (2.55%) Fibre Channel
14 17 (2.41%) SMTP
14 17 (2.41%) DHCP
15 16 (2.27%) FTP
15 16 (2.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (23.83%) MySQL
2 56 (7.94%) Oracle Database
3 51 (7.23%) NoSQL
3 51 (7.23%) Relational Database
4 47 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 47 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 35 (4.96%) Big Data
6 34 (4.82%) Hadoop
7 30 (4.26%) Oracle Exadata
8 27 (3.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 26 (3.69%) SQL Server
10 22 (3.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
13 19 (2.70%) Riak
14 18 (2.55%) CouchDB
15 15 (2.13%) DB2
16 14 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
16 14 (1.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 14 (1.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 113 (16.03%) Git (software)
2 105 (14.89%) Jenkins
3 91 (12.91%) JIRA
4 77 (10.92%) Subversion
5 63 (8.94%) Hudson
6 43 (6.10%) Maven
7 41 (5.82%) JUnit
8 28 (3.97%) Ant
9 27 (3.83%) Eclipse
10 24 (3.40%) Selenium
11 21 (2.98%) TeamCity
12 17 (2.41%) Mercurial
13 15 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (1.99%) Gerrit
15 13 (1.84%) Introscope
16 11 (1.56%) Log4j
16 11 (1.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
16 11 (1.56%) AnthillPro
17 9 (1.28%) Bugzilla
18 8 (1.13%) Trac
General
1 156 (22.13%) Finance
2 39 (5.53%) Banking
3 36 (5.11%) Financial Institution
4 31 (4.40%) Retail
5 28 (3.97%) Front Office
6 26 (3.69%) Manufacturing
7 25 (3.55%) Investment Banking
8 20 (2.84%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.84%) Back Office
10 12 (1.70%) Billing
11 8 (1.13%) Electronics
12 7 (0.99%) Marketing
13 6 (0.85%) Games
14 3 (0.43%) Advertising
15 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.14%) Publishing
16 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 144 (20.43%) Developer
2 108 (15.32%) Administrator
3 103 (14.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 82 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
5 65 (9.22%) Linux Engineer
6 63 (8.94%) Linux Administrator
7 62 (8.79%) Analyst
8 49 (6.95%) Java Developer
8 49 (6.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 40 (5.67%) Support Engineer
10 33 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
11 27 (3.83%) Consultant
12 26 (3.69%) Software Engineer
13 24 (3.40%) Support Analyst
14 22 (3.12%) Tester
15 21 (2.98%) Test Engineer
15 21 (2.98%) Python Developer
16 20 (2.84%) Cloud Engineer
16 20 (2.84%) Storage Engineer
17 18 (2.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (15.46%) Web Services
2 79 (11.21%) LAMP
3 55 (7.80%) HTML
4 51 (7.23%) WebSphere MQ
5 50 (7.09%) XML
6 47 (6.67%) J2EE
7 42 (5.96%) Middleware
8 41 (5.82%) JDBC
9 38 (5.39%) .NET
10 37 (5.25%) Spring
11 35 (4.96%) JMS
12 33 (4.68%) JSON
13 30 (4.26%) CSS
14 24 (3.40%) XSLT
15 22 (3.12%) SOAP
16 21 (2.98%) RESTful
17 18 (2.55%) HTML5
18 16 (2.27%) JSP
18 16 (2.27%) Ajax
19 15 (2.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.50%) Open Source
2 61 (8.65%) Clustering
3 26 (3.69%) Hedge funds
4 23 (3.26%) Wiki
5 21 (2.98%) Derivative
6 12 (1.70%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.70%) Web 2.0
7 10 (1.42%) DataPower
7 10 (1.42%) Replication
7 10 (1.42%) E-Learning
8 9 (1.28%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (1.13%) Firmware
9 8 (1.13%) STB
10 7 (0.99%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.85%) PMI
11 6 (0.85%) VLE
12 5 (0.71%) HACMP
12 5 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 548 (77.73%) Linux
2 270 (38.30%) UNIX
3 153 (21.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 132 (18.72%) Windows
5 88 (12.48%) CentOS
6 85 (12.06%) Solaris
7 80 (11.35%) Ubuntu
8 71 (10.07%) Debian
9 41 (5.82%) AIX
10 32 (4.54%) SELinux
11 19 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
12 18 (2.55%) SUSE
13 17 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (2.41%) HPUX
14 14 (1.99%) Apple iOS
15 8 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (0.85%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.85%) Fedora
18 5 (0.71%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (28.37%) DevOps
2 132 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
3 70 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (8.51%) SOA
5 58 (8.23%) Configuration Management
6 47 (6.67%) Scrum
7 44 (6.24%) OO
8 39 (5.53%) Migration
9 38 (5.39%) TDD
10 34 (4.82%) Release Management
11 33 (4.68%) ITIL
11 33 (4.68%) Software Engineering
12 31 (4.40%) Low Latency
13 30 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (3.97%) E-Commerce
14 28 (3.97%) Data Modelling
15 26 (3.69%) Build Automation
15 26 (3.69%) Load Balancing
15 26 (3.69%) Test Automation
16 24 (3.40%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 352 (49.93%) Python
2 347 (49.22%) Perl
3 215 (30.50%) Ruby
4 210 (29.79%) Java
5 170 (24.11%) SQL
6 151 (21.42%) PHP
7 132 (18.72%) Shell Script
8 86 (12.20%) Korn
9 54 (7.66%) C++
10 52 (7.38%) PL/SQL
11 51 (7.23%) JavaScript
12 44 (6.24%) C
13 37 (5.25%) PowerShell
14 28 (3.97%) Jython
15 22 (3.12%) sed
16 20 (2.84%) AWK
17 19 (2.70%) C#
18 15 (2.13%) Groovy
18 15 (2.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
19 13 (1.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 26 (3.69%) Degree
3 21 (2.98%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.13%) CISSP
5 9 (1.28%) RHCE
5 9 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.99%) ISEB
8 6 (0.85%) CCNA
8 6 (0.85%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.57%) LPIC
10 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.43%) MCSA
10 3 (0.43%) CCENT
11 2 (0.28%) CCNP
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.28%) CCSE
12 1 (0.14%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.99%) PCI DSS
2 13 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.42%) QA
4 3 (0.43%) SLA
5 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 96 (13.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (8.94%) Oracle RAC
3 25 (3.55%) vCloud
4 23 (3.26%) XenServer
5 22 (3.12%) Active Directory
5 22 (3.12%) Samba
6 19 (2.70%) Postfix
7 16 (2.27%) NFS
8 14 (1.99%) Snort
9 13 (1.84%) Xen
10 11 (1.56%) KVM
10 11 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 10 (1.42%) VMware ESX
11 10 (1.42%) Squid
12 8 (1.13%) qmail
12 8 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (0.99%) Varnish
14 6 (0.85%) vSphere
15 5 (0.71%) HDFS
15 5 (0.71%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 234 (33.19%) Puppet
2 106 (15.04%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (9.93%) Nagios
4 57 (8.09%) Salt
5 55 (7.80%) ZABBIX
6 29 (4.11%) Cacti
7 17 (2.41%) YUM
8 15 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 14 (1.99%) Tivoli
9 14 (1.99%) NetBackup
10 13 (1.84%) ITRS Geneos
11 12 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
11 12 (1.70%) Oracle Identity Management
11 12 (1.70%) Zenoss
11 12 (1.70%) Ansible
12 9 (1.28%) Vagrant
13 7 (0.99%) Cobbler
13 7 (0.99%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.85%) CA Wily
15 5 (0.71%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 204 (28.94%) Red Hat
2 165 (23.40%) Oracle
3 140 (19.86%) VMware
4 114 (16.17%) IBM
5 35 (4.96%) Remedy
6 34 (4.82%) HP
7 31 (4.40%) Microsoft
8 27 (3.83%) Cisco
8 27 (3.83%) Rackspace
9 23 (3.26%) NetApp
10 21 (2.98%) Veritas
11 19 (2.70%) Sun
12 17 (2.41%) Citrix
13 15 (2.13%) webMethods
14 14 (1.99%) EMC
15 13 (1.84%) Brocade
16 11 (1.56%) Blue Martini
16 11 (1.56%) ATG
16 11 (1.56%) Interwoven
16 11 (1.56%) Elastic Path
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 340
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £320.00 - £340.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £585 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £675.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-400 Per Day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £170 - £200 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago