The table below looks at the statistics for Bourne shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bourne shell over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bourne shell
Rank 421 419 424
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.031% 0.004%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.051% 0.070% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £450 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -13.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £280 £338
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - £30.00
Bourne 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
9776 10044 10176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.76% 44.37% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7326 7550 7743
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 71 55
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.23 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% -16.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £54.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Bourne shell
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Bourne shell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Bourne shell Jobs Demand Trend in London

Bourne shell
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Bourne shell Daily Rate Trend in London

Bourne shell
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Bourne shell Hourly Rate Trend in London

Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bourne shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Bourne shell.

1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) C-shell
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Sun
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 4 (66.67%) NFS
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) LDAP
3 4 (66.67%) SystemTap
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
3 4 (66.67%) KVM
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Wiki
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management

Bourne shell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Unix Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ELK Stack
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) C-shell
3 4 (66.67%) SystemTap
4 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) KVM
1 4 (66.67%) NFS
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
1 5 (83.33%) Sun
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk