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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 186 195 226
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +31
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 53 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 1.42% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 16
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£400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £484 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+29.09% -
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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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2965 3089 3151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.33% 34.77% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1634 1620 1544
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 148 194
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £17.50 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 27 £425 -5.55% 2
Berkshire +6 7 £275 -15.38% 7
Buckinghamshire +2 5 £325 -2.84% 1
Surrey 0 5 £363 +1.75% 3
East Sussex - 5 £275 - 3
Oxfordshire +1 2 £363 -3.33% 1
Middlesex +1 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
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England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 85 (79.44%) Linux
2 54 (50.47%) Python
3 47 (43.93%) Windows
4 38 (35.51%) Perl
5 37 (34.58%) UNIX
5 37 (34.58%) Korn
6 36 (33.64%) Shell Script
7 32 (29.91%) PHP
8 30 (28.04%) Red Hat
9 28 (26.17%) MySQL
9 28 (26.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (24.30%) Ruby
10 26 (24.30%) Java
11 25 (23.36%) Apache
12 23 (21.50%) Solaris
12 23 (21.50%) VMware
13 22 (20.56%) Oracle
13 22 (20.56%) Open Source
14 21 (19.63%) C
15 20 (18.69%) IBM
15 20 (18.69%) SQL
16 17 (15.89%) Web Services
17 16 (14.95%) C++
17 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
18 15 (14.02%) IIS
18 15 (14.02%) Puppet
19 14 (13.08%) AIX
19 14 (13.08%) MS Excel
19 14 (13.08%) SAN
19 14 (13.08%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 25 (23.36%) Apache
2 15 (14.02%) IIS
3 10 (9.35%) WebSphere
4 9 (8.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (7.48%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.74%) nginx
7 3 (2.80%) Confluence
7 3 (2.80%) Drupal
7 3 (2.80%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.80%) Documentum
8 2 (1.87%) Node.js
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.93%) Resin
9 1 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Maya
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) SaaS
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.93%) Route 53
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.08%) SAN
2 13 (12.15%) HTTP
3 11 (10.28%) DNS
3 11 (10.28%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (7.48%) SSL
5 7 (6.54%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.61%) VPN
6 6 (5.61%) Firewall
7 5 (4.67%) WAN
7 5 (4.67%) LAN
8 4 (3.74%) Internet
8 4 (3.74%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.80%) FTP
9 3 (2.80%) LDAP
10 2 (1.87%) ATM
10 2 (1.87%) SNMP
10 2 (1.87%) IPv4
10 2 (1.87%) NAS
10 2 (1.87%) SSH
11 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.17%) MySQL
2 10 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.61%) SQLPlus
4 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.87%) DB2
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.48%) Selenium
2 8 (7.48%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.54%) Introscope
4 6 (5.61%) Subversion
5 5 (4.67%) JIRA
5 5 (4.67%) JMeter
5 5 (4.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.74%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.80%) Ant
7 3 (2.80%) JUnit
7 3 (2.80%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.80%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.87%) Hudson
8 2 (1.87%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.87%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.87%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.87%) Toad
8 2 (1.87%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
1 7 (6.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.80%) Finance
3 2 (1.87%) Back Office
3 2 (1.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (19.63%) Administrator
2 13 (12.15%) Security Engineer
3 11 (10.28%) Test Engineer
3 11 (10.28%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (10.28%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (9.35%) Tester
5 9 (8.41%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Developer
5 9 (8.41%) Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.54%) Security Tester
7 7 (6.54%) Penetration Tester
8 6 (5.61%) WebSphere Administrator
9 5 (4.67%) Consultant
10 4 (3.74%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) C Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.89%) Web Services
2 9 (8.41%) SOAP
3 7 (6.54%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (6.54%) HTML
3 7 (6.54%) J2EE
3 7 (6.54%) JDBC
4 6 (5.61%) JSON
4 6 (5.61%) XML
5 5 (4.67%) JNDI
5 5 (4.67%) REST
6 4 (3.74%) Middleware
7 3 (2.80%) LAMP
7 3 (2.80%) RESTful
8 2 (1.87%) Ajax
8 2 (1.87%) STL
8 2 (1.87%) .NET
9 1 (0.93%) CSS
9 1 (0.93%) XSL
9 1 (0.93%) JMS
9 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Open Source
2 14 (13.08%) Clustering
3 5 (4.67%) HACMP
4 4 (3.74%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.87%) PKI
5 2 (1.87%) DTV
5 2 (1.87%) GIS
5 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) Physics
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Wiki
6 1 (0.93%) DataPower
6 1 (0.93%) Animation
6 1 (0.93%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 85 (79.44%) Linux
2 47 (43.93%) Windows
3 37 (34.58%) UNIX
4 28 (26.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (21.50%) Solaris
6 14 (13.08%) AIX
7 9 (8.41%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (7.48%) Debian
8 8 (7.48%) Ubuntu
9 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (5.61%) HPUX
11 5 (4.67%) NetWare
12 4 (3.74%) CentOS
12 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
13 3 (2.80%) SUSE
14 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.93%) openSUSE
14 1 (0.93%) Android
14 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.15%) Scrum
1 13 (12.15%) DevOps
2 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (10.28%) Software Engineering
4 8 (7.48%) Test Automation
5 7 (6.54%) Unit Testing
5 7 (6.54%) Workflow
6 6 (5.61%) Release Management
6 6 (5.61%) High Availability
7 5 (4.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.74%) OO
8 4 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.74%) Migration
8 4 (3.74%) Software Testing
8 4 (3.74%) Web Development
8 4 (3.74%) TDD
9 3 (2.80%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.80%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (50.47%) Python
2 38 (35.51%) Perl
3 37 (34.58%) Korn
4 36 (33.64%) Shell Script
5 32 (29.91%) PHP
6 26 (24.30%) Ruby
6 26 (24.30%) Java
7 21 (19.63%) C
8 20 (18.69%) SQL
9 16 (14.95%) C++
10 8 (7.48%) AWK
11 6 (5.61%) Jython
12 5 (4.67%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.74%) Lua
13 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
15 2 (1.87%) C#
15 2 (1.87%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.87%) PHP5
16 1 (0.93%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) CISSP
2 6 (5.61%) Degree
3 4 (3.74%) ISEB
4 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) MCSA
4 3 (2.80%) CCNA
4 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.15%) Snort
2 8 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.54%) Xen
4 6 (5.61%) KVM
5 5 (4.67%) GPFS
5 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.80%) vSphere
7 2 (1.87%) Varnish
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.87%) NFS
8 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.93%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (14.02%) Puppet
2 12 (11.21%) Tivoli
3 10 (9.35%) Nagios
4 7 (6.54%) ZABBIX
4 7 (6.54%) Vagrant
5 6 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (5.61%) Cobbler
5 6 (5.61%) Cacti
5 6 (5.61%) CA Wily
6 3 (2.80%) Salt
6 3 (2.80%) WebInspect
7 2 (1.87%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.87%) Ansible
7 2 (1.87%) Munin
8 1 (0.93%) YUM
8 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.93%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.93%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Red Hat
2 23 (21.50%) VMware
3 22 (20.56%) Oracle
4 20 (18.69%) IBM
5 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
6 10 (9.35%) Sun
6 10 (9.35%) EMC
7 7 (6.54%) HP
7 7 (6.54%) Hitachi
8 6 (5.61%) Veritas
8 6 (5.61%) Compaq
9 4 (3.74%) SAP
10 3 (2.80%) Google
11 2 (1.87%) Cisco
12 1 (0.93%) ILOG
12 1 (0.93%) Fujitsu
12 1 (0.93%) Egenera
12 1 (0.93%) F5
12 1 (0.93%) JBoss
12 1 (0.93%) Vignette
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