The first table below looks at the demand for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 Reading 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 72 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.39% 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 1.17% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £425 £550 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +214.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
310 256 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.70% 33.16% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 107 104
Average daily rate £335 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Bash Shell
Berkshire

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Kerberos
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (40.00%) vSphere
5 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (40.00%) SELinux
6 3 (30.00%) KVM
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Workflow
6 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Kerberos
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) VLAN
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) ASN.1
3 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) SELinux
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSA
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (30.00%) KVM
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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