The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 193 205 185
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 61 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.31% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 0.91% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 11 24
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£425 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £140 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -32.00%
Bash Shell
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3138 2852 2451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.98% 33.85% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1756 1494 1298
Average daily rate £350 £340 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 136 172
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.43 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell across the South East region.

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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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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
Hampshire -1 22 £425 +6.25% 2
Oxfordshire -5 13 £295 -23.87% 1
Surrey - 12 £440 - 6
Berkshire -9 6 £330 -22.35% 16
Middlesex - 4 £303 - 1
Buckinghamshire -13 2 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 84 (71.79%) Linux
2 38 (32.48%) Security Cleared
3 37 (31.62%) Python
4 33 (28.21%) Firewall
5 32 (27.35%) Shell Script
6 29 (24.79%) Perl
6 29 (24.79%) Windows
7 27 (23.08%) Java
7 27 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (21.37%) Software Engineering
8 25 (21.37%) C++
8 25 (21.37%) Puppet
8 25 (21.37%) DevOps
9 24 (20.51%) DV Cleared
10 23 (19.66%) CentOS
10 23 (19.66%) Git (software)
10 23 (19.66%) VMware
10 23 (19.66%) UNIX
11 22 (18.80%) Apache
11 22 (18.80%) PHP
12 21 (17.95%) SQL
12 21 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (17.95%) Jenkins
13 19 (16.24%) Network Monitoring
13 19 (16.24%) C
14 18 (15.38%) Ruby
14 18 (15.38%) REST
15 17 (14.53%) Scrum
15 17 (14.53%) Red Hat
15 17 (14.53%) ITIL

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (18.80%) Apache
2 14 (11.97%) WebSphere
3 12 (10.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (8.55%) Drupal
5 7 (5.98%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.13%) uWSGI
7 5 (4.27%) Confluence
8 4 (3.42%) FileNet
9 1 (0.85%) WildFly
9 1 (0.85%) nginx
9 1 (0.85%) Node.js
9 1 (0.85%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.85%) JBoss
9 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.85%) IIS
9 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.85%) Mule
9 1 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Office
3 4 (3.42%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon S3
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (28.21%) Firewall
2 15 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (12.82%) Wireshark
3 12 (10.26%) SAN
4 7 (5.98%) Network Security
4 7 (5.98%) NAS
5 6 (5.13%) VLAN
5 6 (5.13%) SSL
6 5 (4.27%) DSL
7 3 (2.56%) InfiniBand
7 3 (2.56%) VPN
7 3 (2.56%) SSH
8 2 (1.71%) IPsec
8 2 (1.71%) HTTP
8 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.85%) LDAP
9 1 (0.85%) VoIP
9 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (10.26%) MySQL
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.27%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.71%) DB2
7 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (19.66%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.95%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.68%) Subversion
4 11 (9.40%) JIRA
5 10 (8.55%) Bitbucket
6 7 (5.98%) Selenium
7 6 (5.13%) JMeter
8 5 (4.27%) RSpec
8 5 (4.27%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.42%) LoadRunner
9 4 (3.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (3.42%) JUnit
9 4 (3.42%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (2.56%) Hudson
11 2 (1.71%) Ant
12 1 (0.85%) BitKeeper
12 1 (0.85%) Gradle
12 1 (0.85%) Artifactory
General
1 8 (6.84%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Automotive
4 2 (1.71%) Legal
4 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (15.38%) Software Engineer
1 18 (15.38%) Administrator
2 15 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (11.97%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (11.11%) Developer
5 11 (9.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
7 9 (7.69%) Server Specialist
7 9 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
7 9 (7.69%) WebSphere Server Specialist
8 6 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.42%) Security Specialist
9 4 (3.42%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.38%) REST
2 15 (12.82%) HTML
3 13 (11.11%) LAMP
4 10 (8.55%) XML
5 8 (6.84%) Hibernate
5 8 (6.84%) Ajax
6 7 (5.98%) SOAP
6 7 (5.98%) Web Services
6 7 (5.98%) CSS
6 7 (5.98%) Middleware
6 7 (5.98%) JSON
6 7 (5.98%) jQuery
7 6 (5.13%) WSGI
7 6 (5.13%) Regular Expression
8 5 (4.27%) RESTful
9 3 (2.56%) .NET
9 3 (2.56%) Symfony
9 3 (2.56%) Spring
10 2 (1.71%) POSIX
10 2 (1.71%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) PKI
2 11 (9.40%) Device Driver
2 11 (9.40%) Open Source
3 8 (6.84%) User Experience
4 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.98%) Wiki
5 5 (4.27%) Cryptography
5 5 (4.27%) Clustering
6 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.56%) GIS
7 3 (2.56%) Contract for Difference
8 2 (1.71%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.71%) HACMP
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.85%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.85%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 84 (71.79%) Linux
2 29 (24.79%) Windows
3 23 (19.66%) CentOS
3 23 (19.66%) UNIX
4 14 (11.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (9.40%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (6.84%) AIX
7 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.42%) Debian
8 4 (3.42%) HPUX
8 4 (3.42%) Solaris
8 4 (3.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.56%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.56%) SUSE
10 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.71%) NetWare
10 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.85%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.37%) Software Engineering
2 25 (21.37%) DevOps
3 21 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (16.24%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (14.53%) Scrum
5 17 (14.53%) ITIL
6 16 (13.68%) Analytics
7 14 (11.97%) Network Architecture
8 13 (11.11%) Cyber Security
9 11 (9.40%) OO
9 11 (9.40%) Performance Analysis
10 10 (8.55%) Identity Management
11 8 (6.84%) Web Development
12 7 (5.98%) TDD
13 6 (5.13%) Test Automation
13 6 (5.13%) Product Management
13 6 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (4.27%) SIEM
14 5 (4.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.62%) Python
2 32 (27.35%) Shell Script
3 29 (24.79%) Perl
4 27 (23.08%) Java
5 25 (21.37%) C++
6 22 (18.80%) PHP
7 21 (17.95%) SQL
8 19 (16.24%) C
9 18 (15.38%) Ruby
10 17 (14.53%) JavaScript
11 16 (13.68%) PowerShell
12 10 (8.55%) Korn
13 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.56%) PHP5
14 2 (1.71%) AWK
14 2 (1.71%) Groovy
14 2 (1.71%) sed
14 2 (1.71%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (32.48%) Security Cleared
2 24 (20.51%) DV Cleared
3 14 (11.97%) CCNA
3 14 (11.97%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (11.97%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.55%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (5.13%) RHCT
6 5 (4.27%) Degree
7 3 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) QA
2 6 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.55%) KVM
2 9 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.84%) vSphere
3 8 (6.84%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (6.84%) Xen
4 6 (5.13%) Shibboleth
5 5 (4.27%) Docker
5 5 (4.27%) NFS
6 3 (2.56%) LXC
7 2 (1.71%) Samba
7 2 (1.71%) GPFS
8 1 (0.85%) XenApp
8 1 (0.85%) XenServer
8 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.85%) vCloud
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.85%) Postfix
8 1 (0.85%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 25 (21.37%) Puppet
2 14 (11.97%) FortiGate
3 11 (9.40%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.55%) Vagrant
5 6 (5.13%) Nagios
6 4 (3.42%) WebInspect
6 4 (3.42%) Ansible
7 3 (2.56%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.71%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (1.71%) YaST
9 1 (0.85%) Salt
9 1 (0.85%) Kibana
9 1 (0.85%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.85%) logstash
9 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.85%) CORE IMPACT
9 1 (0.85%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (19.66%) VMware
2 17 (14.53%) Red Hat
3 15 (12.82%) Cisco
4 14 (11.97%) Juniper
5 9 (7.69%) Hitachi
6 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.84%) Oracle
6 8 (6.84%) Cognos
7 5 (4.27%) IBM
8 4 (3.42%) Veritas
8 4 (3.42%) ILOG
9 3 (2.56%) HP
10 2 (1.71%) Compaq
10 2 (1.71%) EMC
10 2 (1.71%) Citrix
10 2 (1.71%) Sun
10 2 (1.71%) Symantec
11 1 (0.85%) webMethods
11 1 (0.85%) Software AG
11 1 (0.85%) Ab Initio
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