The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 199 193 256
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +63
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 271 266 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.13% 1.11% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.62% 2.67% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 174 130
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £327 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £52.17 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +29.09%
Bash Shell
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10328 9978 11006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.91% 41.61% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7629 7037 7845
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 61 84
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in London

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in London

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in London

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in London

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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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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
City of London +12 76 £430 -1.71% 24
Croydon - 10 £450 - 2
Canary Wharf - 4 £525 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £375 - 1
New Malden - 1 - - 1
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 355 (80.14%) Linux
2 213 (48.08%) Python
3 187 (42.21%) Perl
4 173 (39.05%) DevOps
5 168 (37.92%) Java
6 157 (35.44%) Puppet
7 130 (29.35%) Red Hat
8 127 (28.67%) Continuous Integration
9 124 (27.99%) Git (software)
10 121 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
10 121 (27.31%) UNIX
11 119 (26.86%) VMware
12 107 (24.15%) Jenkins
13 106 (23.93%) Windows
14 104 (23.48%) SQL
15 100 (22.57%) Opscode Chef
16 98 (22.12%) Ruby
17 96 (21.67%) Amazon AWS
18 95 (21.44%) Apache
19 93 (20.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 83 (18.74%) Oracle
21 79 (17.83%) MySQL
22 78 (17.61%) Finance
22 78 (17.61%) CentOS
23 76 (17.16%) Configuration Management
24 70 (15.80%) Maven
25 69 (15.58%) Ubuntu
26 65 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
27 63 (14.22%) PHP
28 62 (14.00%) Tomcat

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 95 (21.44%) Apache
2 62 (14.00%) Tomcat
3 45 (10.16%) nginx
4 40 (9.03%) Node.js
5 28 (6.32%) JBoss
6 27 (6.09%) OpenStack
6 27 (6.09%) Confluence
7 25 (5.64%) IIS
8 22 (4.97%) WebSphere
9 17 (3.84%) Mule ESB
10 16 (3.61%) WebLogic
11 12 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (2.48%) Apache Spark
13 8 (1.81%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (1.58%) Jetty
15 5 (1.13%) WebLogic Portal
15 5 (1.13%) CMS
16 4 (0.90%) WordPress
17 3 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
17 3 (0.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (1.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.45%) Summit
4 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.23%) Documaker
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.23%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 96 (21.67%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (3.84%) GitHub
4 16 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (2.71%) IaaS
6 11 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (2.03%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.81%) SaaS
9 7 (1.58%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (1.35%) PaaS
11 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.23%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.23%) Office 365
12 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (11.74%) Firewall
2 40 (9.03%) SAN
3 28 (6.32%) VPN
3 28 (6.32%) DNS
4 22 (4.97%) LDAP
5 21 (4.74%) TCP/IP
5 21 (4.74%) NAS
6 20 (4.51%) HTTP
6 20 (4.51%) SSL
7 18 (4.06%) Internet
8 15 (3.39%) Reverse Proxy
9 14 (3.16%) DMZ
10 11 (2.48%) LAN
10 11 (2.48%) iSCSI
11 8 (1.81%) DHCP
11 8 (1.81%) Kerberos
12 6 (1.35%) SSH
13 5 (1.13%) BGP
13 5 (1.13%) PCoIP
14 4 (0.90%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (17.83%) MySQL
2 47 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
2 47 (10.61%) MongoDB
3 34 (7.67%) SQL Server
4 30 (6.77%) NoSQL
5 27 (6.09%) Redis
6 25 (5.64%) Hadoop
7 23 (5.19%) Big Data
8 21 (4.74%) Oracle Database
9 19 (4.29%) Relational Database
10 12 (2.71%) DB2
11 11 (2.48%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.35%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.13%) Presto
15 4 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.90%) Sybase ASE
16 3 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
16 3 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 124 (27.99%) Git (software)
2 107 (24.15%) Jenkins
3 70 (15.80%) Maven
4 54 (12.19%) JIRA
5 52 (11.74%) Subversion
6 44 (9.93%) Ant
7 32 (7.22%) Mercurial
8 28 (6.32%) TeamCity
9 25 (5.64%) Gradle
10 24 (5.42%) Artifactory
11 22 (4.97%) Gerrit
11 22 (4.97%) Selenium
12 20 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 19 (4.29%) Hudson
14 17 (3.84%) JUnit
14 17 (3.84%) SonarQube
15 12 (2.71%) JMeter
16 11 (2.48%) MSBuild
17 10 (2.26%) Mockito
18 7 (1.58%) Eclipse
General
1 78 (17.61%) Finance
2 59 (13.32%) Banking
3 26 (5.87%) Investment Banking
4 17 (3.84%) Front Office
5 15 (3.39%) Games
6 13 (2.93%) Retail
6 13 (2.93%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.13%) Back Office
8 5 (1.13%) Advertising
9 4 (0.90%) Marketing
10 3 (0.68%) Publishing
11 2 (0.45%) Law
11 2 (0.45%) Legal
11 2 (0.45%) Military
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 93 (20.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 83 (18.74%) Developer
3 75 (16.93%) Administrator
4 53 (11.96%) Systems Administrator
5 32 (7.22%) Java Developer
6 29 (6.55%) Linux Engineer
7 28 (6.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 21 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (4.06%) Analyst
10 17 (3.84%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (3.16%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 14 (3.16%) UNIX Administrator
11 14 (3.16%) Linux Administrator
12 12 (2.71%) C++ Developer
12 12 (2.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 12 (2.71%) Consultant
13 11 (2.48%) Data Administrator
14 10 (2.26%) Software Engineer
15 9 (2.03%) Senior Developer
15 9 (2.03%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (12.42%) Web Services
2 36 (8.13%) LAMP
3 31 (7.00%) .NET
4 30 (6.77%) HTML
4 30 (6.77%) Spring
5 29 (6.55%) J2EE
6 25 (5.64%) XML
7 24 (5.42%) CSS
8 23 (5.19%) JMS
9 18 (4.06%) Java EE
9 18 (4.06%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (3.39%) HTML5
10 15 (3.39%) jQuery
11 14 (3.16%) Middleware
11 14 (3.16%) EJB
12 12 (2.71%) STL
12 12 (2.71%) Django
12 12 (2.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 12 (2.71%) REST
13 11 (2.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.55%) Data Centre
3 21 (4.74%) Wiki
4 15 (3.39%) Public Cloud
5 14 (3.16%) Replication
6 13 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (2.71%) Fixed Income
8 11 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.03%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.03%) Derivative
10 8 (1.81%) Clustering
10 8 (1.81%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.58%) Online Games
12 6 (1.35%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.35%) Thin Client
13 5 (1.13%) PMI
13 5 (1.13%) DataPower
13 5 (1.13%) Computer Science
13 5 (1.13%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.90%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 355 (80.14%) Linux
2 121 (27.31%) UNIX
3 106 (23.93%) Windows
4 93 (20.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 78 (17.61%) CentOS
6 69 (15.58%) Ubuntu
7 35 (7.90%) Solaris
8 14 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (2.03%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.81%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.81%) SUSE
12 7 (1.58%) Fedora
12 7 (1.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 6 (1.35%) Android
13 6 (1.35%) HPUX
14 5 (1.13%) AIX
14 5 (1.13%) Debian
15 4 (0.90%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (39.05%) DevOps
2 127 (28.67%) Continuous Integration
3 121 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (17.16%) Configuration Management
5 50 (11.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 47 (10.61%) Open Source
7 44 (9.93%) Scrum
8 36 (8.13%) TDD
9 27 (6.09%) Low Latency
10 24 (5.42%) BDD
10 24 (5.42%) Release Management
11 23 (5.19%) Multithreading
11 23 (5.19%) ITIL
12 22 (4.97%) OO
13 21 (4.74%) Load Balancing
14 20 (4.51%) Capacity Management
15 19 (4.29%) Test Automation
16 18 (4.06%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (4.06%) E-Commerce
17 16 (3.61%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 213 (48.08%) Python
2 187 (42.21%) Perl
3 168 (37.92%) Java
4 104 (23.48%) SQL
5 98 (22.12%) Ruby
6 63 (14.22%) PHP
7 61 (13.77%) Shell Script
8 51 (11.51%) JavaScript
9 50 (11.29%) PowerShell
10 47 (10.61%) Korn
11 45 (10.16%) C++
12 21 (4.74%) PL/SQL
13 20 (4.51%) C#
14 18 (4.06%) C
15 13 (2.93%) Groovy
16 11 (2.48%) VBScript
17 9 (2.03%) Scala
18 6 (1.35%) C-shell
19 4 (0.90%) XPath
19 4 (0.90%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.64%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.39%) Degree
4 8 (1.81%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.81%) RHCE
5 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.58%) MCSE
6 6 (1.35%) CCNA
6 6 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.13%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.13%) RHCSA
8 3 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.68%) JNCIA
8 3 (0.68%) JNCIS
8 3 (0.68%) VCDX
8 3 (0.68%) VCAP
8 3 (0.68%) CCNP
9 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.77%) QA
2 10 (2.26%) SLA
3 5 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (11.51%) Docker
3 31 (7.00%) vCloud
4 26 (5.87%) Active Directory
5 16 (3.61%) NFS
6 14 (3.16%) HDFS
7 12 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (2.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 8 (1.81%) KVM
10 5 (1.13%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (0.90%) iptables
11 4 (0.90%) GlusterFS
11 4 (0.90%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.68%) OCFS2
12 3 (0.68%) Varnish
12 3 (0.68%) GFS2
12 3 (0.68%) Firmware
12 3 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 157 (35.44%) Puppet
2 100 (22.57%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (13.77%) Ansible
4 50 (11.29%) Nagios
5 32 (7.22%) ZABBIX
6 31 (7.00%) HAProxy
7 26 (5.87%) logstash
8 25 (5.64%) Salt
9 19 (4.29%) Kibana
9 19 (4.29%) ITRS Geneos
9 19 (4.29%) Vagrant
10 17 (3.84%) Rundeck
11 15 (3.39%) BladeLogic
12 8 (1.81%) SELinux
13 7 (1.58%) NetBackup
13 7 (1.58%) yum
14 6 (1.35%) Cobbler
15 5 (1.13%) Red Hat Satellite
15 5 (1.13%) FreeIPA
15 5 (1.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 130 (29.35%) Red Hat
2 119 (26.86%) VMware
3 83 (18.74%) Oracle
4 32 (7.22%) IBM
5 26 (5.87%) Google
6 21 (4.74%) HP
7 19 (4.29%) Splunk
8 16 (3.61%) Microsoft
8 16 (3.61%) Sybase
9 15 (3.39%) TIBCO
9 15 (3.39%) Atlassian
10 14 (3.16%) Cisco
10 14 (3.16%) EMC
11 13 (2.93%) Sun
11 13 (2.93%) Veritas
12 12 (2.71%) Dell
13 11 (2.48%) Cloudera
14 8 (1.81%) NetApp
14 8 (1.81%) Websense
15 7 (1.58%) Symantec
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