The table below looks at the statistics for Bourne shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bourne shell over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bourne shell
Rank 268 257 251
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.064% 0.032% 0.022%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.097% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +32.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.25% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Bourne 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
3182 3099 2930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.20% 33.27% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2018 1913 1636
Median daily rate £400 £355 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 84 107
Median hourly rate £39.25 £39.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.56 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Bourne shell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Bourne shell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Bourne shell Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Bourne 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 Bourne shell across the South East region.

Bourne shell Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Bourne 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 Bourne shell across the South East region.

Bourne shell Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Bourne shell
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bourne shell within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -2 6 £425 -
Bourne shell
England

Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bourne shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Bourne shell.

1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas File System
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) Server Patching
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Legato
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) EMC
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery

Bourne shell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) OLTP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) VLDB
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Monitoring
1 6 (85.71%) Server Patching
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) AWK
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (85.71%) Legato
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) EMC
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle