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 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bourne shell
Rank 421 416 419
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.030% 0.004%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.040% 0.072% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £413 £513
% change year-on-year
-12.12% -19.51%
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
9979 9766 10561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 41.53% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7282 6979 7472
Average daily rate £450 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 66 104
Average hourly rate £27.78 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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

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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Korn
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (25.00%) AWK
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (25.00%) Equities
4 1 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (25.00%) sed
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase Developer
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Korn
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) sed
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase