The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 116 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 34 45 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 1.42% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 3.93% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 1
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£400 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +29.09%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1281 1145 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.30% 36.21% 35.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 722 477
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 51 60
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £15.25 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Gloucestershire -2 16 £413 +1.85% 1
Devon +6 8 £420 +40.00%
Dorset +3 5 - -
Bristol -16 4 £325 -18.75% 1
Wiltshire -3 1 - -
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 43 (69.35%) Perl
2 41 (66.13%) Ruby
3 39 (62.90%) Python
4 35 (56.45%) Linux
4 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (53.23%) Java
6 29 (46.77%) Security Cleared
7 28 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (43.55%) DV Cleared
8 27 (43.55%) Opscode Chef
9 23 (37.10%) C++
10 22 (35.48%) Red Hat
11 21 (33.87%) Subversion
11 21 (33.87%) Puppet
12 20 (32.26%) Jenkins
13 19 (30.65%) Git (software)
13 19 (30.65%) DevOps
13 19 (30.65%) UNIX
14 17 (27.42%) Configuration Management
15 16 (25.81%) Windows
16 14 (22.58%) Web Services
16 14 (22.58%) OO
16 14 (22.58%) Ansible
17 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
17 13 (20.97%) ClearCase
17 13 (20.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
18 12 (19.35%) TDD
19 11 (17.74%) Client/Server
19 11 (17.74%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (17.74%) Apache
2 10 (16.13%) JBoss
3 7 (11.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.06%) IIS
5 4 (6.45%) IBM Notes
5 4 (6.45%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (4.84%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) SDH
1 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
1 8 (12.90%) Wireshark
2 7 (11.29%) 3G
2 7 (11.29%) 2G
2 7 (11.29%) 2.5G
3 6 (9.68%) 4G
4 4 (6.45%) Firewall
5 3 (4.84%) WAN
5 3 (4.84%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.45%) MarkLogic
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Subversion
2 20 (32.26%) Jenkins
3 19 (30.65%) Git (software)
4 13 (20.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (20.97%) ClearCase
5 10 (16.13%) Maven
6 7 (11.29%) LoadRunner
6 7 (11.29%) Rational Functional Tester
6 7 (11.29%) TeamCity
7 6 (9.68%) Hudson
7 6 (9.68%) Ant
8 5 (8.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (8.06%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (4.84%) JIRA
10 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.61%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.68%) Electronics
3 6 (9.68%) Marketing
4 5 (8.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (19.35%) C++ Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Java Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Test Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.45%) Administrator
9 4 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (6.45%) Lead Test Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
11 2 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
12 1 (1.61%) Qt Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) Web Services
2 10 (16.13%) STL
3 7 (11.29%) Java EE
4 6 (9.68%) .NET
4 6 (9.68%) J2EE
5 5 (8.06%) WCF
6 3 (4.84%) jQuery
6 3 (4.84%) JSON
6 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.84%) Spring
6 3 (4.84%) HTML
7 1 (1.61%) XML
7 1 (1.61%) Swing
7 1 (1.61%) AWT
7 1 (1.61%) Qt
7 1 (1.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (1.61%) REST
7 1 (1.61%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Client/Server
2 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.68%) DTV
4 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (56.45%) Linux
2 19 (30.65%) UNIX
3 16 (25.81%) Windows
4 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.90%) CentOS
7 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.06%) Fedora
8 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
9 4 (6.45%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (4.84%) Debian
11 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (30.65%) DevOps
4 17 (27.42%) Configuration Management
5 14 (22.58%) OO
6 12 (19.35%) TDD
7 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 8 (12.90%) Scrum
7 8 (12.90%) Release Management
8 7 (11.29%) Test Management
8 7 (11.29%) Functional Testing
8 7 (11.29%) Incident Management
8 7 (11.29%) OOD
8 7 (11.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.68%) Programme Management
9 6 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
10 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) Perl
2 41 (66.13%) Ruby
3 39 (62.90%) Python
4 33 (53.23%) Java
5 23 (37.10%) C++
6 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
7 11 (17.74%) PHP
8 9 (14.52%) SQL
8 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
9 8 (12.90%) C#
10 5 (8.06%) VBScript
10 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
10 5 (8.06%) Lua
11 3 (4.84%) C
12 1 (1.61%) Groovy
12 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (46.77%) Security Cleared
2 27 (43.55%) DV Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) ISEB
3 5 (8.06%) Sun Certification
3 5 (8.06%) OCPJP
3 5 (8.06%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.45%) CCNA
5 3 (4.84%) Degree
5 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) VirtualBox
2 7 (11.29%) Docker
3 6 (9.68%) vSphere
3 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.84%) Postfix
5 3 (4.84%) XenApp
5 3 (4.84%) Samba
Systems Management
1 27 (43.55%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (33.87%) Puppet
3 14 (22.58%) Ansible
4 11 (17.74%) Vagrant
5 4 (6.45%) Salt
6 1 (1.61%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Nagios
6 1 (1.61%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Red Hat
2 10 (16.13%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) SAP
4 6 (9.68%) IBM
5 5 (8.06%) Sun
5 5 (8.06%) Symantec
6 4 (6.45%) NetApp
6 4 (6.45%) Lotus
7 3 (4.84%) Citrix
8 1 (1.61%) Juniper
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco