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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bourne shell over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bourne shell
Rank 406 417 420
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.009% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-34.21% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10061 10914 10501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.53% 44.06% 40.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7112 7735 7316
Average daily rate £430 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 87 146
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £57.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Bourne shell
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bourne shell across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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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
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 Bourne shell within the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +31 4 £475 -13.63% 7
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Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (88.89%) Oracle
1 16 (88.89%) UNIX
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) Perl
5 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
5 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
5 10 (55.56%) YUM
6 9 (50.00%) Windows
6 9 (50.00%) Solaris
6 9 (50.00%) NetApp
6 9 (50.00%) Veritas
6 9 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (50.00%) Puppet
7 8 (44.44%) LDAP
7 8 (44.44%) Banking
7 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (44.44%) Release Management
7 8 (44.44%) Kernel Tuning
8 7 (38.89%) SQL
8 7 (38.89%) SAN
8 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
8 7 (38.89%) NetBackup
8 7 (38.89%) Brocade
8 7 (38.89%) Korn
8 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
9 6 (33.33%) Java
9 6 (33.33%) Apache
9 6 (33.33%) HP

Bourne shell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (27.78%) AquaLogic
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LDAP
2 7 (38.89%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 5 (27.78%) JUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) FishEye
4 1 (5.56%) Ant
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Back Office
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) UNIX Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) UNIX Support
2 7 (38.89%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Storage Support Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (22.22%) Administrator
6 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) J2EE
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) JSP
1 5 (27.78%) JMS
1 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
1 5 (27.78%) Java EE
1 5 (27.78%) jQuery
1 5 (27.78%) JPA
1 5 (27.78%) Apache CXF
1 5 (27.78%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) UNIX
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 8 (44.44%) Release Management
1 8 (44.44%) Kernel Tuning
2 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 7 (38.89%) Korn
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
4 6 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCA
1 1 (5.56%) RHCE
1 1 (5.56%) NCDA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) YUM
2 9 (50.00%) Puppet
3 7 (38.89%) NetBackup
4 2 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 9 (50.00%) NetApp
3 9 (50.00%) Veritas
4 7 (38.89%) Brocade
5 6 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Symantec
7 2 (11.11%) CA
8 1 (5.56%) VMware