The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 72 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 0.67% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 2.08% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £413 £485 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.94% +14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £430 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.25 £52.17 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +39.12%
Bash Shell
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
271 288 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.98% 32.00% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 191 148
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +164.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bash 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 Reading region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 28 (65.12%) Python
3 27 (62.79%) Java
4 25 (58.14%) DevOps
5 24 (55.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (48.84%) Puppet
8 19 (44.19%) CentOS
9 18 (41.86%) Ansible
9 18 (41.86%) Configuration Management
10 14 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (30.23%) RESTful
11 13 (30.23%) Ubuntu
11 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
11 13 (30.23%) Web Services
11 13 (30.23%) ELK Stack
11 13 (30.23%) Terraform
11 13 (30.23%) Graphite
11 13 (30.23%) Sensu
11 13 (30.23%) logstash
11 13 (30.23%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (27.91%) SQL
12 12 (27.91%) Shell Script
13 11 (25.58%) Oracle
13 11 (25.58%) SLA
14 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
14 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
15 8 (18.60%) ITIL
15 8 (18.60%) Docker
15 8 (18.60%) Kubernetes

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.23%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (16.28%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DMZ
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
1 1 (2.33%) IPsec
1 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.33%) NAS
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) VPN
1 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.95%) Maven
2 3 (6.98%) Artifactory
2 3 (6.98%) Checkstyle
2 3 (6.98%) Cobertura
2 3 (6.98%) FindBugs
2 3 (6.98%) Hudson
2 3 (6.98%) Liquibase
2 3 (6.98%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) MSBuild
3 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) AppScan
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (41.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (37.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 16 (37.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Linux Scripter
5 7 (16.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Elasticsearch Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Applications Support
7 5 (11.63%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Linux Support
8 4 (9.30%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) ELK Stack
1 13 (30.23%) RESTful
1 13 (30.23%) Sensu
1 13 (30.23%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) REST
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) J2EE
4 1 (2.33%) WCF
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
1 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (44.19%) CentOS
4 13 (30.23%) Ubuntu
5 5 (11.63%) Unix
5 5 (11.63%) Windows
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) DevOps
2 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) Configuration Management
4 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
5 8 (18.60%) ITIL
6 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (6.98%) Data Management
8 3 (6.98%) Open Source
8 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.98%) Static Code Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) CRM
9 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.65%) Release Management
9 2 (4.65%) Time Management
10 1 (2.33%) Identity Management
10 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) Python
2 27 (62.79%) Java
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.91%) Shell Script
4 12 (27.91%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) Perl
6 6 (13.95%) Ruby
7 5 (11.63%) AWK
7 5 (11.63%) sed
8 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.65%) C#
9 2 (4.65%) Korn
10 1 (2.33%) C
10 1 (2.33%) C++
10 1 (2.33%) C-shell
10 1 (2.33%) Go
10 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) HNC
3 2 (4.65%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Docker
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (4.65%) XenServer
4 1 (2.33%) KVM
4 1 (2.33%) NFS
4 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) Puppet
2 18 (41.86%) Ansible
3 13 (30.23%) Graphite
3 13 (30.23%) logstash
3 13 (30.23%) Terraform
4 8 (18.60%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.33%) HP Fortify
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) Remedy
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) NetApp
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase