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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 327 290 368
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +78
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 287 223 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 1.40% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 156 121
Average daily rate £415 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19076 15932 19789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.16% 36.97% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12561 10005 11910
Average daily rate £375 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 578 705
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Bash Shell
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 18 April 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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +29 188 £425 -5.55% 75
South East -15 41 £400 -3.03% 18
South West +5 28 £425 +13.33% 9
East Midlands -7 9 £400 +18.51%
East of England -28 9 £325 - 18
West Midlands - 5 £350 - 3
Yorkshire -45 3 £330 +20.00% 10
North West -20 1 £425 - 6
North East - 1 £240 -
Bash Shell
UK

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 409 (76.74%) Linux
2 266 (49.91%) Perl
3 221 (41.46%) UNIX
4 213 (39.96%) Python
5 181 (33.96%) Java
6 158 (29.64%) Puppet
7 149 (27.95%) PHP
8 135 (25.33%) MySQL
8 135 (25.33%) Red Hat
9 125 (23.45%) Apache
10 124 (23.26%) SQL
10 124 (23.26%) Ruby
11 113 (21.20%) Web Services
12 101 (18.95%) Opscode Chef
13 98 (18.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 97 (18.20%) Windows
14 97 (18.20%) Finance
15 95 (17.82%) Oracle
16 86 (16.14%) VMware
17 82 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
17 82 (15.38%) Shell Script
18 79 (14.82%) Solaris
19 76 (14.26%) Korn
20 75 (14.07%) Subversion
21 74 (13.88%) Git (software)
22 73 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
22 73 (13.70%) JavaScript
23 68 (12.76%) HTML
23 68 (12.76%) Tomcat
24 67 (12.57%) Jenkins

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 125 (23.45%) Apache
2 68 (12.76%) Tomcat
3 58 (10.88%) WebSphere
4 41 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 37 (6.94%) Node.js
6 26 (4.88%) nginx
6 26 (4.88%) IIS
7 19 (3.56%) MQSeries
8 15 (2.81%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.63%) CICS
10 12 (2.25%) Confluence
10 12 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (1.31%) WordPress
13 6 (1.13%) Apache Solr
13 6 (1.13%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (0.75%) MediaWiki
15 4 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.19%) MS Office
2 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (3.56%) Tridion
2 3 (0.56%) RMDS
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.19%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 62 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.25%) SaaS
5 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.38%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Route 53
8 1 (0.19%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) Heroku
8 1 (0.19%) Engine Yard
8 1 (0.19%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 66 (12.38%) DNS
2 57 (10.69%) Internet
2 57 (10.69%) TCP/IP
3 39 (7.32%) SAN
4 38 (7.13%) SSL
4 38 (7.13%) HTTP
5 30 (5.63%) LDAP
5 30 (5.63%) Firewall
6 22 (4.13%) VPN
7 18 (3.38%) SNMP
8 17 (3.19%) SMTP
8 17 (3.19%) SSH
9 13 (2.44%) Network Security
9 13 (2.44%) NAS
10 11 (2.06%) LAN
10 11 (2.06%) WAN
11 10 (1.88%) DHCP
12 9 (1.69%) IPsec
13 7 (1.31%) Kerberos
13 7 (1.31%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (25.33%) MySQL
2 64 (12.01%) NoSQL
3 55 (10.32%) Relational Database
4 51 (9.57%) MongoDB
5 38 (7.13%) Oracle Database
6 28 (5.25%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (5.25%) RDBMS
7 25 (4.69%) DB2
8 23 (4.32%) SQL Server
8 23 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (3.94%) Riak
9 21 (3.94%) Big Data
10 20 (3.75%) Hadoop
11 19 (3.56%) CouchDB
12 17 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.94%) SQLPlus
16 4 (0.75%) Sybase ASE
17 3 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 75 (14.07%) Subversion
2 74 (13.88%) Git (software)
3 67 (12.57%) Jenkins
4 54 (10.13%) Hudson
5 44 (8.26%) JUnit
6 30 (5.63%) Ant
6 30 (5.63%) Eclipse
7 25 (4.69%) JIRA
7 25 (4.69%) Maven
8 19 (3.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 19 (3.56%) Log4j
9 15 (2.81%) Selenium
9 15 (2.81%) Mercurial
10 13 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (2.25%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.50%) AnthillPro
12 8 (1.50%) Gerrit
13 5 (0.94%) JMeter
13 5 (0.94%) Apache Ivy
13 5 (0.94%) WebDriver
General
1 97 (18.20%) Finance
2 38 (7.13%) Banking
3 31 (5.82%) Retail
4 25 (4.69%) Investment Banking
5 24 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 22 (4.13%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.63%) Front Office
8 12 (2.25%) Games
9 7 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.31%) Publishing
10 2 (0.38%) Marketing
10 2 (0.38%) Back Office
10 2 (0.38%) Electronics
10 2 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 175 (32.83%) Developer
2 77 (14.45%) Administrator
3 62 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
4 57 (10.69%) Java Developer
5 53 (9.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 51 (9.57%) Linux Administrator
7 42 (7.88%) Linux Engineer
8 39 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 30 (5.63%) Software Engineer
9 30 (5.63%) Support Engineer
10 28 (5.25%) Analyst
11 27 (5.07%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (4.32%) PHP Developer
13 22 (4.13%) Python Developer
14 19 (3.56%) Cloud Engineer
15 18 (3.38%) Cloud Software Engineer
16 16 (3.00%) Perl Developer
17 13 (2.44%) Test Engineer
18 12 (2.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 11 (2.06%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (21.20%) Web Services
2 68 (12.76%) HTML
3 57 (10.69%) XML
4 54 (10.13%) LAMP
5 41 (7.69%) Spring
6 40 (7.50%) CSS
7 34 (6.38%) J2EE
8 33 (6.19%) JMS
9 32 (6.00%) .NET
10 28 (5.25%) XSLT
11 26 (4.88%) JSON
12 25 (4.69%) SOAP
12 25 (4.69%) HTML5
13 24 (4.50%) CSS3
14 22 (4.13%) Ajax
15 21 (3.94%) JDBC
15 21 (3.94%) JSP
15 21 (3.94%) RESTful
16 20 (3.75%) Servlets
16 20 (3.75%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.88%) Open Source
2 33 (6.19%) Client/Server
3 20 (3.75%) Web 2.0
4 16 (3.00%) Digital Media
4 16 (3.00%) Clustering
5 10 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.50%) Wiki
7 5 (0.94%) Device Driver
7 5 (0.94%) Social Gaming
8 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.75%) Equities
9 3 (0.56%) HACMP
9 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.56%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.56%) Derivative
9 3 (0.56%) PKI
9 3 (0.56%) STB
9 3 (0.56%) Replication
9 3 (0.56%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 409 (76.74%) Linux
2 221 (41.46%) UNIX
3 98 (18.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 97 (18.20%) Windows
5 79 (14.82%) Solaris
6 53 (9.94%) CentOS
7 46 (8.63%) Debian
8 38 (7.13%) Ubuntu
9 23 (4.32%) HPUX
10 17 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (2.81%) Apple iOS
12 13 (2.44%) AIX
13 12 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (2.06%) SUSE
15 10 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (1.69%) Fedora
17 8 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
18 5 (0.94%) FreeBSD
18 5 (0.94%) Windows 7
19 4 (0.75%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 73 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (10.13%) OO
4 52 (9.76%) Scrum
5 50 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 47 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 44 (8.26%) TDD
8 41 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 28 (5.25%) Release Management
10 27 (5.07%) Configuration Management
10 27 (5.07%) Test Automation
11 26 (4.88%) OOP
12 23 (4.32%) MVC
12 23 (4.32%) ITIL
12 23 (4.32%) UML
12 23 (4.32%) OOD
13 22 (4.13%) ETL
13 22 (4.13%) Migration
14 21 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (3.94%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 266 (49.91%) Perl
2 213 (39.96%) Python
3 181 (33.96%) Java
4 149 (27.95%) PHP
5 124 (23.26%) SQL
5 124 (23.26%) Ruby
6 82 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 76 (14.26%) Korn
8 73 (13.70%) JavaScript
9 63 (11.82%) C++
10 31 (5.82%) C
11 29 (5.44%) PowerShell
12 26 (4.88%) C#
12 26 (4.88%) PL/SQL
13 21 (3.94%) PHP5
13 21 (3.94%) Groovy
14 20 (3.75%) AWK
15 19 (3.56%) XPath
16 16 (3.00%) sed
17 11 (2.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (10.51%) Degree
2 19 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.50%) RHCE
5 4 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.75%) ISEB
5 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.75%) CCA
6 3 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.56%) MCSA
6 3 (0.56%) CCNA
6 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.19%) MCSE
8 1 (0.19%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.88%) QA
2 6 (1.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 43 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (4.13%) NFS
3 18 (3.38%) KVM
4 17 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (3.00%) VMware ESX
5 16 (3.00%) Xen
6 14 (2.63%) vCloud
6 14 (2.63%) Active Directory
7 13 (2.44%) Samba
8 12 (2.25%) XenServer
9 10 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.69%) Postfix
11 8 (1.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 7 (1.31%) vSphere
13 5 (0.94%) Squid
13 5 (0.94%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.94%) Sendmail
14 4 (0.75%) Varnish
14 4 (0.75%) Shibboleth
14 4 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 158 (29.64%) Puppet
2 101 (18.95%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (11.07%) Nagios
4 38 (7.13%) ZABBIX
5 26 (4.88%) Cacti
6 14 (2.63%) NetBackup
7 11 (2.06%) Tivoli
7 11 (2.06%) HAProxy
7 11 (2.06%) Vagrant
8 10 (1.88%) Ansible
9 9 (1.69%) YUM
10 8 (1.50%) Cobbler
11 6 (1.13%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.56%) Control-M
12 3 (0.56%) Foglight
12 3 (0.56%) Nessus
12 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.38%) Munin
13 2 (0.38%) Scalr
Vendors
1 135 (25.33%) Red Hat
2 95 (17.82%) Oracle
3 86 (16.14%) VMware
4 64 (12.01%) IBM
5 30 (5.63%) HP
6 29 (5.44%) Rackspace
7 27 (5.07%) NetApp
8 19 (3.56%) Microsoft
8 19 (3.56%) ATG
8 19 (3.56%) Interwoven
8 19 (3.56%) Blue Martini
8 19 (3.56%) Elastic Path
9 17 (3.19%) Sun
10 16 (3.00%) Cisco
11 15 (2.81%) Veritas
12 14 (2.63%) Citrix
13 13 (2.44%) JBoss
13 13 (2.44%) Brocade
14 12 (2.25%) Sybase
14 12 (2.25%) EMC
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