The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 234 252 313
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +61
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 192 132 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.60% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 1.48% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 103 69
Average daily rate £428 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9966 8899 10489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.27% 40.48% 37.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7267 6437 7134
Average daily rate £425 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 100 118
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £17.87 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Bash Shell
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 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
City of London +7 43 £400 -13.51% 20
Kingston Upon Thames -9 2 £375 -0.66%
Romford - - - - 1
Ruislip - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 242 (74.01%) Linux
2 181 (55.35%) Perl
3 153 (46.79%) UNIX
4 140 (42.81%) Java
5 126 (38.53%) Puppet
6 120 (36.70%) Python
7 95 (29.05%) Apache
8 94 (28.75%) Red Hat
9 87 (26.61%) Opscode Chef
10 83 (25.38%) MySQL
11 80 (24.46%) SQL
12 79 (24.16%) Finance
13 73 (22.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 72 (22.02%) Web Services
15 70 (21.41%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (21.10%) Ruby
17 68 (20.80%) PHP
18 63 (19.27%) Oracle
18 63 (19.27%) Tomcat
19 60 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
20 58 (17.74%) Subversion
21 56 (17.13%) Solaris
22 54 (16.51%) Jenkins
23 53 (16.21%) HTML
23 53 (16.21%) Git (software)
24 50 (15.29%) Nagios
24 50 (15.29%) Hudson
25 49 (14.98%) MongoDB
26 48 (14.68%) CentOS
27 47 (14.37%) NoSQL

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (29.05%) Apache
2 63 (19.27%) Tomcat
3 41 (12.54%) WebSphere
4 30 (9.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 25 (7.65%) IIS
6 14 (4.28%) CICS
6 14 (4.28%) nginx
7 13 (3.98%) MQSeries
8 12 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (3.36%) WebLogic
10 8 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (2.14%) Oracle Coherence
12 6 (1.83%) Apache Solr
13 5 (1.53%) Confluence
13 5 (1.53%) OpenStack
14 4 (1.22%) WordPress
14 4 (1.22%) Node.js
15 3 (0.92%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
16 2 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (3.98%) Tridion
2 3 (0.92%) RMDS
3 1 (0.31%) 3000 Xtra
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.42%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (5.20%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.45%) SaaS
5 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.61%) IaaS
8 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.31%) Heroku
8 1 (0.31%) Engine Yard
8 1 (0.31%) PaaS
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.09%) HTTP
2 29 (8.87%) SAN
3 26 (7.95%) DNS
4 23 (7.03%) LDAP
5 19 (5.81%) Internet
6 14 (4.28%) TCP/IP
7 12 (3.67%) Firewall
8 11 (3.36%) SMTP
9 9 (2.75%) DHCP
10 8 (2.45%) SSL
11 7 (2.14%) VPN
12 6 (1.83%) SNMP
12 6 (1.83%) NAS
13 5 (1.53%) SSH
13 5 (1.53%) FTP
13 5 (1.53%) IPsec
13 5 (1.53%) PPTP
14 4 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (1.22%) iSCSI
15 3 (0.92%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (25.38%) MySQL
2 49 (14.98%) MongoDB
3 47 (14.37%) NoSQL
4 40 (12.23%) Relational Database
5 24 (7.34%) Oracle Database
6 23 (7.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (6.73%) SQL Server
8 21 (6.42%) Riak
9 20 (6.12%) Big Data
9 20 (6.12%) Hadoop
10 19 (5.81%) CouchDB
11 18 (5.50%) DB2
12 17 (5.20%) RDBMS
13 12 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (3.67%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.92%) Sybase ASE
16 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 2 (0.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 58 (17.74%) Subversion
2 54 (16.51%) Jenkins
3 53 (16.21%) Git (software)
4 50 (15.29%) Hudson
5 36 (11.01%) JUnit
6 23 (7.03%) Ant
7 21 (6.42%) Maven
8 20 (6.12%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.28%) JIRA
10 13 (3.98%) Mercurial
10 13 (3.98%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 13 (3.98%) Log4j
11 12 (3.67%) TeamCity
12 9 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (2.45%) Gerrit
13 8 (2.45%) AnthillPro
14 5 (1.53%) Selenium
15 4 (1.22%) QUnit
15 4 (1.22%) Jasmine
15 4 (1.22%) FishEye
General
1 79 (24.16%) Finance
2 37 (11.31%) Banking
3 25 (7.65%) Investment Banking
4 19 (5.81%) Retail
5 14 (4.28%) Front Office
5 14 (4.28%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.75%) Games
7 6 (1.83%) Publishing
7 6 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.61%) Back Office
8 2 (0.61%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (28.75%) Developer
2 54 (16.51%) Administrator
3 53 (16.21%) Systems Administrator
4 51 (15.60%) Java Developer
5 48 (14.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 32 (9.79%) Linux Administrator
7 30 (9.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 21 (6.42%) Support Engineer
8 21 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
9 20 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
10 19 (5.81%) Analyst
11 11 (3.36%) Platform Engineer
11 11 (3.36%) Storage Support Engineer
11 11 (3.36%) Storage Engineer
11 11 (3.36%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (3.36%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.06%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 8 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (2.45%) UNIX Administrator
13 8 (2.45%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (22.02%) Web Services
2 53 (16.21%) HTML
3 45 (13.76%) XML
4 42 (12.84%) LAMP
4 42 (12.84%) Spring
5 34 (10.40%) CSS
6 27 (8.26%) JMS
7 25 (7.65%) .NET
8 24 (7.34%) J2EE
9 23 (7.03%) SOAP
9 23 (7.03%) HTML5
10 22 (6.73%) CSS3
11 21 (6.42%) XSLT
11 21 (6.42%) JSON
12 20 (6.12%) RESTful
13 17 (5.20%) Spring MVC
13 17 (5.20%) Grails
14 16 (4.89%) Ajax
15 15 (4.59%) JSP
15 15 (4.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.17%) Open Source
2 14 (4.28%) Web 2.0
3 9 (2.75%) Clustering
4 7 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.53%) Social Gaming
6 4 (1.22%) Equities
7 3 (0.92%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.92%) SWIFT
7 3 (0.92%) STB
7 3 (0.92%) Derivative
7 3 (0.92%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.92%) Replication
7 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.61%) Social Network
8 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.31%) Social Media
9 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.31%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 242 (74.01%) Linux
2 153 (46.79%) UNIX
3 73 (22.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 56 (17.13%) Solaris
5 48 (14.68%) CentOS
6 46 (14.07%) Windows
7 32 (9.79%) Debian
8 25 (7.65%) Ubuntu
9 13 (3.98%) Apple iOS
9 13 (3.98%) HPUX
10 10 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (2.75%) Fedora
12 7 (2.14%) SUSE
13 5 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (1.53%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.22%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.92%) Scientific Linux
16 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (21.41%) Continuous Integration
2 60 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (13.46%) TDD
4 34 (10.40%) OO
5 33 (10.09%) Scrum
6 30 (9.17%) E-Commerce
7 28 (8.56%) Release Management
8 24 (7.34%) MVC
9 23 (7.03%) BDD
10 20 (6.12%) Load Balancing
11 19 (5.81%) Test Automation
12 18 (5.50%) Kanban
12 18 (5.50%) ITIL
13 16 (4.89%) ETL
14 15 (4.59%) Configuration Management
15 14 (4.28%) UML
15 14 (4.28%) ERP
16 13 (3.98%) Low Latency
16 13 (3.98%) Multithreading
16 13 (3.98%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (55.35%) Perl
2 140 (42.81%) Java
3 120 (36.70%) Python
4 80 (24.46%) SQL
5 69 (21.10%) Ruby
6 68 (20.80%) PHP
7 47 (14.37%) Shell Script
8 40 (12.23%) JavaScript
9 39 (11.93%) Korn
10 25 (7.65%) C++
11 23 (7.03%) C#
12 22 (6.73%) Groovy
13 18 (5.50%) PL/SQL
14 15 (4.59%) C
15 14 (4.28%) PowerShell
16 13 (3.98%) XPath
17 12 (3.67%) AWK
18 11 (3.36%) sed
19 8 (2.45%) Bourne shell
20 6 (1.83%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 23 (7.03%) Degree
2 8 (2.45%) RHCE
2 8 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.22%) CCA
5 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.31%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.83%) QA
2 3 (0.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) WAI
3 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.28%) vCloud
3 12 (3.67%) NFS
3 12 (3.67%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (3.36%) KVM
5 10 (3.06%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (2.14%) Xen
7 7 (2.14%) Active Directory
8 6 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.53%) XenServer
9 5 (1.53%) Squid
10 4 (1.22%) Sendmail
10 4 (1.22%) Shibboleth
11 3 (0.92%) Dovecot
12 2 (0.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.61%) Snort
12 2 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.31%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 126 (38.53%) Puppet
2 87 (26.61%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (15.29%) Nagios
4 26 (7.95%) ZABBIX
5 20 (6.12%) Cacti
6 13 (3.98%) NetBackup
7 9 (2.75%) HAProxy
8 8 (2.45%) Vagrant
8 8 (2.45%) YUM
9 6 (1.83%) Zenoss
10 5 (1.53%) Ansible
11 3 (0.92%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.92%) Control-M
11 3 (0.92%) Foglight
12 2 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
12 2 (0.61%) Scalr
12 2 (0.61%) SCCM
12 2 (0.61%) Nessus
13 1 (0.31%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 1 (0.31%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 94 (28.75%) Red Hat
2 63 (19.27%) Oracle
3 44 (13.46%) VMware
4 43 (13.15%) IBM
5 28 (8.56%) Rackspace
6 20 (6.12%) HP
7 18 (5.50%) NetApp
8 15 (4.59%) Cisco
9 13 (3.98%) Elastic Path
9 13 (3.98%) Brocade
9 13 (3.98%) Blue Martini
9 13 (3.98%) Interwoven
9 13 (3.98%) ATG
10 11 (3.36%) JBoss
10 11 (3.36%) Sybase
11 10 (3.06%) Veritas
12 8 (2.45%) Sun
13 7 (2.14%) Citrix
13 7 (2.14%) Microsoft
14 5 (1.53%) CA
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Rate: €520 - €570 per day
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