The first table below looks at the demand for Bourne 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 Bourne 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
Bourne shell
Rank 570 499 561
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +62
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 20 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.009% 0.029%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.025% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 11
Average daily rate £450 £459 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% +22.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £455 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £462 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £500 £319
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +56.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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%
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Bourne shell
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Bourne shell Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bourne shell
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Bourne shell Daily Rate Trend in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bourne shell across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Bourne shell Daily Rate Histogram in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Bourne shell Hourly Rate Trend in England

Bourne 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 Bourne 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 -13 13 £475 +3.59% 1
South West - 5 £350 -
South East -12 2 £265 - 1
East of England - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
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Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bourne 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 Bourne shell.

1 31 (86.11%) UNIX
2 25 (69.44%) Perl
3 23 (63.89%) Solaris
4 20 (55.56%) Linux
5 19 (52.78%) Red Hat
5 19 (52.78%) Finance
6 18 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (47.22%) SAN
8 16 (44.44%) Oracle
9 14 (38.89%) Veritas
9 14 (38.89%) Shell Script
10 13 (36.11%) Korn
11 12 (33.33%) HP
12 11 (30.56%) C
12 11 (30.56%) SQL
12 11 (30.56%) Windows
13 9 (25.00%) AWK
13 9 (25.00%) NetBackup
13 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 9 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (22.22%) DNS
15 7 (19.44%) Banking
15 7 (19.44%) BCP
15 7 (19.44%) NFS
15 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
15 7 (19.44%) NetApp
15 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
15 7 (19.44%) Sybase

Bourne 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 Bourne 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 Bourne shell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) AquaLogic
1 3 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) SAN
2 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (22.22%) DNS
4 6 (16.67%) LDAP
5 5 (13.89%) SSH
5 5 (13.89%) LAN
5 5 (13.89%) WAN
5 5 (13.89%) NAS
6 4 (11.11%) FTP
6 4 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.78%) VoIP
7 1 (2.78%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (2.78%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) OLAP
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Maven
2 3 (8.33%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) FishEye
3 2 (5.56%) Ant
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Back Office
5 2 (5.56%) Advertising
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Administrator
2 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Storage Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) UNIX Support
5 5 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (13.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.89%) Developer
6 4 (11.11%) DBA
6 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Sybase DBA
7 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (8.33%) Spring
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) JSP
2 3 (8.33%) J2EE
2 3 (8.33%) JMS
2 3 (8.33%) JAX-RS
2 3 (8.33%) Java EE
2 3 (8.33%) JPA
2 3 (8.33%) Apache CXF
3 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.56%) LINQ
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) Celerra
2 4 (11.11%) CLARiiON
3 3 (8.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) UNIX
2 23 (63.89%) Solaris
3 20 (55.56%) Linux
4 18 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (30.56%) Windows
6 4 (11.11%) HPUX
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.78%) SUSE
9 1 (2.78%) Debian
9 1 (2.78%) Gentoo
9 1 (2.78%) Windows NT
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (19.44%) BCP
2 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
2 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
2 7 (19.44%) Release Management
3 6 (16.67%) Kernel Tuning
3 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) MVC
6 2 (5.56%) Validation
7 1 (2.78%) Data Management
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Perl
2 14 (38.89%) Shell Script
3 13 (36.11%) Korn
4 11 (30.56%) C
4 11 (30.56%) SQL
5 9 (25.00%) AWK
5 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
6 7 (19.44%) sed
7 5 (13.89%) Java
7 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.56%) C-shell
8 2 (5.56%) C#
8 2 (5.56%) VB
8 2 (5.56%) Python
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) CCA
2 2 (5.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) NCDA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (19.44%) NFS
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) vSphere
4 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (19.44%) YUM
2 7 (19.44%) Puppet
3 4 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Red Hat
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle
3 14 (38.89%) Veritas
4 12 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (19.44%) NetApp
5 7 (19.44%) Sybase
5 7 (19.44%) Brocade
6 5 (13.89%) Sun
6 5 (13.89%) Cisco
7 4 (11.11%) EMC
7 4 (11.11%) VMware
8 1 (2.78%) Teradata
8 1 (2.78%) CQG
8 1 (2.78%) Cognos
8 1 (2.78%) Informatica
8 1 (2.78%) Reuters
8 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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