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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 40 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 36 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.65% - 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.43% - 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 0 3
Average daily rate £448 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
- +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £31.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +22.54%
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
315 246 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.98% 28.08% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 155 174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 10 February 2016.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 24 (64.86%) Python
3 23 (62.16%) Java
3 23 (62.16%) DevOps
4 21 (56.76%) Puppet
4 21 (56.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (48.65%) Configuration Management
5 18 (48.65%) Ansible
6 17 (45.95%) CentOS
7 15 (40.54%) Shell Script
8 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
8 13 (35.14%) Oracle
8 13 (35.14%) Web Services
8 13 (35.14%) Graphite
8 13 (35.14%) Sensu
8 13 (35.14%) logstash
8 13 (35.14%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (35.14%) RESTful
8 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (35.14%) Ubuntu
8 13 (35.14%) ELK Stack
8 13 (35.14%) Terraform
9 11 (29.73%) SLA
10 9 (24.32%) Unix
10 9 (24.32%) ITIL
10 9 (24.32%) SQL
10 9 (24.32%) AWK
10 9 (24.32%) sed
11 7 (18.92%) Big Data

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (35.14%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.81%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Big Data
2 4 (10.81%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) Maven
3 3 (8.11%) Artifactory
3 3 (8.11%) Checkstyle
3 3 (8.11%) Cobertura
3 3 (8.11%) FindBugs
3 3 (8.11%) Hudson
3 3 (8.11%) Liquibase
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
3 3 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (8.11%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (48.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Applications Support
5 7 (18.92%) Linux Scripter
5 7 (18.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Elasticsearch Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (10.81%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) Linux Support
8 4 (10.81%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
9 3 (8.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) ELK Stack
1 13 (35.14%) RESTful
1 13 (35.14%) Sensu
1 13 (35.14%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) J2EE
3 4 (10.81%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (8.11%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (8.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
1 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (45.95%) CentOS
4 13 (35.14%) Ubuntu
5 9 (24.32%) Unix
6 4 (10.81%) Windows
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) DevOps
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (48.65%) Configuration Management
4 9 (24.32%) ITIL
5 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (8.11%) Data Management
7 3 (8.11%) Open Source
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.11%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) RUP
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) Time Management
8 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.70%) High Availability
9 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) Python
2 23 (62.16%) Java
3 15 (40.54%) Shell Script
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (24.32%) AWK
5 9 (24.32%) sed
5 9 (24.32%) SQL
6 5 (13.51%) Korn
6 5 (13.51%) Perl
7 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCNA
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.41%) HNC
1 2 (5.41%) MCSE
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.41%) RHCSA
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (5.41%) XenServer
4 1 (2.70%) KVM
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (56.76%) Puppet
2 18 (48.65%) Ansible
3 13 (35.14%) Graphite
3 13 (35.14%) logstash
3 13 (35.14%) Terraform
4 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) Ab Initio
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.81%) Remedy
5 3 (8.11%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco