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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 184 173 209
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +36
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 75 63 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.69% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% 2.14% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 21
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£430 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £294 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £413 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £52.19 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.11% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
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
3185 2942 2806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.50% 32.38% 33.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1996 1620 1418
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 101 177
Average hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Oxfordshire -14 15 £475 +18.75% 1
Hampshire -16 14 £405 -4.70% 3
Berkshire +6 13 £470 +10.58% 8
Buckinghamshire +9 12 £483 +48.46%
Surrey +6 11 £375 - 6
East Sussex -5 10 - - 4
Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 103 (78.03%) Linux
2 66 (50.00%) Python
3 48 (36.36%) UNIX
4 41 (31.06%) Red Hat
5 40 (30.30%) Shell Script
6 39 (29.55%) Perl
7 37 (28.03%) Windows
8 34 (25.76%) VMware
9 33 (25.00%) Oracle
10 32 (24.24%) Korn
11 31 (23.48%) Java
12 28 (21.21%) C
12 28 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 26 (19.70%) Clustering
13 26 (19.70%) Solaris
14 25 (18.94%) SQL
14 25 (18.94%) Security Cleared
15 23 (17.42%) Puppet
16 22 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (16.67%) C++
17 21 (15.91%) AIX
18 20 (15.15%) Jenkins
19 19 (14.39%) DevOps
19 19 (14.39%) SC Cleared
20 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
20 18 (13.64%) Manufacturing
20 18 (13.64%) SAN
21 16 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
21 16 (12.12%) WebSphere
22 15 (11.36%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 16 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
1 16 (12.12%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.82%) Apache
3 8 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.79%) Confluence
5 4 (3.03%) nginx
6 3 (2.27%) IIS
7 2 (1.52%) uWSGI
7 2 (1.52%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.76%) Node.js
8 1 (0.76%) WildFly
8 1 (0.76%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.76%) Mule
8 1 (0.76%) SAS
8 1 (0.76%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.76%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (6.82%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.03%) SaaS
3 2 (1.52%) GitHub
3 2 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.52%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.52%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.64%) SAN
2 11 (8.33%) Firewall
3 10 (7.58%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.30%) HTTP
4 7 (5.30%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (3.79%) LDAP
6 4 (3.03%) LAN
6 4 (3.03%) WAN
6 4 (3.03%) SSL
6 4 (3.03%) IPv6
6 4 (3.03%) SSH
7 3 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.27%) FTP
7 3 (2.27%) VPN
7 3 (2.27%) DNS
7 3 (2.27%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.52%) Network Security
8 2 (1.52%) NAS
8 2 (1.52%) IPsec
8 2 (1.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.58%) Oracle Database
2 9 (6.82%) DB2
3 8 (6.06%) MySQL
4 7 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.03%) DB2 UDB
7 3 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.27%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.55%) JIRA
4 5 (3.79%) Subversion
5 4 (3.03%) Introscope
6 3 (2.27%) Maven
6 3 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.27%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.52%) Hudson
7 2 (1.52%) Selenium
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.52%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.76%) BitKeeper
8 1 (0.76%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.76%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.76%) JMeter
8 1 (0.76%) Valgrind
8 1 (0.76%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.76%) GCC
8 1 (0.76%) Gradle
General
1 18 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.79%) Finance
4 3 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (1.52%) Military
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 37 (28.03%) Administrator
2 26 (19.70%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
4 17 (12.88%) Developer
5 12 (9.09%) C Developer
6 11 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Applications Specialist
7 10 (7.58%) WebSphere Specialist
7 10 (7.58%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 10 (7.58%) Server Specialist
8 9 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Consultant
10 5 (3.79%) Programmer
10 5 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) C Programmer
11 4 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
12 3 (2.27%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.33%) Middleware
2 9 (6.82%) Web Services
2 9 (6.82%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (5.30%) SOAP
3 7 (5.30%) J2EE
4 6 (4.55%) STL
5 5 (3.79%) .NET
6 4 (3.03%) JDBC
6 4 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (3.03%) JNDI
7 3 (2.27%) RESTful
8 2 (1.52%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.52%) WSGI
8 2 (1.52%) POSIX
9 1 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.76%) LAMP
9 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.76%) Spring
9 1 (0.76%) CSS
9 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.70%) Clustering
2 13 (9.85%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (8.33%) HACMP
4 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.79%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.03%) Wiki
5 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.27%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.27%) Replication
6 3 (2.27%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.27%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.52%) CMDB
8 1 (0.76%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.76%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.76%) Economics
8 1 (0.76%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 103 (78.03%) Linux
2 48 (36.36%) UNIX
3 37 (28.03%) Windows
4 28 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (19.70%) Solaris
6 21 (15.91%) AIX
7 13 (9.85%) CentOS
8 10 (7.58%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (7.58%) HPUX
9 8 (6.06%) NetWare
10 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.55%) SUSE
11 4 (3.03%) Fedora
11 4 (3.03%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.27%) Debian
13 2 (1.52%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.39%) DevOps
2 14 (10.61%) Software Engineering
3 13 (9.85%) Unit Testing
3 13 (9.85%) High Availability
4 10 (7.58%) Analytics
5 9 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.06%) Migration
6 8 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.55%) SOA
7 6 (4.55%) Project Management
8 5 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.79%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.03%) ERP
9 4 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (3.03%) Garbage Collection
10 3 (2.27%) Malware Analysis
10 3 (2.27%) SDLC
10 3 (2.27%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 66 (50.00%) Python
2 40 (30.30%) Shell Script
3 39 (29.55%) Perl
4 32 (24.24%) Korn
5 31 (23.48%) Java
6 28 (21.21%) C
7 25 (18.94%) SQL
8 22 (16.67%) C++
9 13 (9.85%) Ruby
9 13 (9.85%) Lua
10 10 (7.58%) PHP
11 8 (6.06%) PL/SQL
11 8 (6.06%) Jython
11 8 (6.06%) Embedded C
12 7 (5.30%) PowerShell
13 5 (3.79%) VB
14 3 (2.27%) VBScript
14 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
15 2 (1.52%) C#
16 1 (0.76%) AWK
Qualifications
1 25 (18.94%) Security Cleared
2 19 (14.39%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) CCNA
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.06%) GPFS
4 6 (4.55%) vSphere
4 6 (4.55%) NFS
5 4 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (3.03%) KVM
6 3 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.52%) XenServer
7 2 (1.52%) Postfix
7 2 (1.52%) Samba
7 2 (1.52%) Shibboleth
7 2 (1.52%) iptables
8 1 (0.76%) vCloud
8 1 (0.76%) Firmware
8 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (17.42%) Puppet
2 9 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.06%) Tivoli
4 7 (5.30%) Vagrant
5 6 (4.55%) Nagios
6 5 (3.79%) Control-M
7 4 (3.03%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.03%) CA Wily
8 3 (2.27%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.52%) yum
9 2 (1.52%) Hyperic
9 2 (1.52%) Ansible
9 2 (1.52%) Salt
10 1 (0.76%) Kibana
10 1 (0.76%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.76%) logstash
10 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 41 (31.06%) Red Hat
2 34 (25.76%) VMware
3 33 (25.00%) Oracle
4 15 (11.36%) IBM
5 12 (9.09%) HP
5 12 (9.09%) Veritas
6 10 (7.58%) EMC
7 9 (6.82%) TIBCO
8 7 (5.30%) Hitachi
8 7 (5.30%) Compaq
8 7 (5.30%) Cognos
9 4 (3.03%) Citrix
10 3 (2.27%) Dell
10 3 (2.27%) Symantec
10 3 (2.27%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (1.52%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.52%) NetApp
11 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.52%) Sun
12 1 (0.76%) Cisco