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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 76 103 112
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +9
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 71 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.17% 0.72% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.96% 2.11% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 13 2
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£450 £288 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £300 £355
% change year-on-year
+40.83% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £25.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+86.27% -28.16%
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
1192 806 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.49% 34.17% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 506 592
Average daily rate £375 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 94
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £19.30 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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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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 +19 36 £450 +71.42% 1
Bristol -8 14 £425 +41.66% 2
Dorset 0 2 £375 - 1
Devon - 2 £240 - 1
Somerset -12 1 £375 +36.36%
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 78 (66.67%) Perl
2 75 (64.10%) Linux
3 68 (58.12%) Security Cleared
4 67 (57.26%) Ruby
5 60 (51.28%) Python
6 59 (50.43%) Java
7 57 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (38.46%) PHP
8 45 (38.46%) C++
9 41 (35.04%) DV Cleared
10 39 (33.33%) OO
10 39 (33.33%) Puppet
11 37 (31.62%) JavaScript
12 36 (30.77%) SQL
13 33 (28.21%) Subversion
14 32 (27.35%) VMware
14 32 (27.35%) Opscode Chef
15 31 (26.50%) Jenkins
15 31 (26.50%) Red Hat
16 30 (25.64%) Apache
16 30 (25.64%) CentOS
17 29 (24.79%) UNIX
18 28 (23.93%) DevOps
19 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
19 26 (22.22%) Release Management
20 25 (21.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
21 24 (20.51%) MySQL
21 24 (20.51%) ClearCase
22 23 (19.66%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 30 (25.64%) Apache
2 8 (6.84%) GlassFish
3 6 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.27%) nginx
4 5 (4.27%) Confluence
4 5 (4.27%) MediaWiki
5 4 (3.42%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.56%) JBoss
7 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.95%) Firewall
2 20 (17.09%) LDAP
3 16 (13.68%) LAN
3 16 (13.68%) WAN
4 11 (9.40%) DNS
5 9 (7.69%) VPN
6 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
6 8 (6.84%) SAN
6 8 (6.84%) SSH
7 7 (5.98%) HTTPS
7 7 (5.98%) IPv6
8 5 (4.27%) Internet
8 5 (4.27%) 3G
8 5 (4.27%) OSPF
8 5 (4.27%) BGP
8 5 (4.27%) EIGRP
8 5 (4.27%) IPsec
8 5 (4.27%) 2G
8 5 (4.27%) Network Security
8 5 (4.27%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.51%) MySQL
2 15 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.97%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.55%) RDBMS
5 8 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.27%) JasperReports
6 5 (4.27%) Ingres
7 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.56%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.56%) HBase
8 3 (2.56%) Voldemort
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.71%) Big Data
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.85%) OLTP
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.85%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 33 (28.21%) Subversion
2 31 (26.50%) Jenkins
3 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 25 (21.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 24 (20.51%) ClearCase
6 21 (17.95%) Hudson
7 19 (16.24%) Maven
8 14 (11.97%) Ant
9 10 (8.55%) Apache Ivy
10 9 (7.69%) Eclipse
11 7 (5.98%) NetBeans
12 5 (4.27%) JIRA
12 5 (4.27%) PHPUnit
13 4 (3.42%) LoadRunner
13 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
13 4 (3.42%) Rational Functional Tester
14 3 (2.56%) GCC
14 3 (2.56%) GDB
15 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
15 2 (1.71%) Selenium
General
1 12 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.55%) Electronics
3 7 (5.98%) Marketing
3 7 (5.98%) Finance
3 7 (5.98%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.42%) Banking
4 4 (3.42%) Retail
5 3 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (48.72%) Developer
2 25 (21.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (17.95%) C++ Developer
4 20 (17.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 15 (12.82%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.40%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (9.40%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.84%) Administrator
8 7 (5.98%) PHP Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.13%) Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Applications Developer
12 3 (2.56%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.95%) HTML
2 20 (17.09%) CSS
2 20 (17.09%) LAMP
3 15 (12.82%) Web Services
4 11 (9.40%) RESTful
5 9 (7.69%) HTML5
6 8 (6.84%) CSS3
7 7 (5.98%) XML
8 6 (5.13%) JDBC
8 6 (5.13%) STL
8 6 (5.13%) Laravel
8 6 (5.13%) Ajax
9 5 (4.27%) JSON
9 5 (4.27%) J2EE
9 5 (4.27%) Apache Camel
9 5 (4.27%) Hibernate
9 5 (4.27%) DAO
9 5 (4.27%) Spring
9 5 (4.27%) CGI
9 5 (4.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) DTV
2 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.98%) Clustering
4 6 (5.13%) Physics
5 5 (4.27%) Wiki
5 5 (4.27%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.42%) Biometrics
6 4 (3.42%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.56%) Open Source
7 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.71%) MPEG
8 2 (1.71%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.71%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.71%) SCADA
9 1 (0.85%) STB
9 1 (0.85%) iDTV
9 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 75 (64.10%) Linux
2 30 (25.64%) CentOS
3 29 (24.79%) UNIX
4 21 (17.95%) Ubuntu
5 20 (17.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (11.11%) Windows
7 9 (7.69%) Debian
8 7 (5.98%) VMS
9 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.56%) Fedora
11 2 (1.71%) Android
11 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.71%) Solaris
11 2 (1.71%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
1 57 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (33.33%) OO
3 28 (23.93%) DevOps
4 26 (22.22%) Release Management
5 21 (17.95%) Scrum
6 19 (16.24%) OOD
6 19 (16.24%) Configuration Management
7 9 (7.69%) Validation
7 9 (7.69%) Build Automation
7 9 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.84%) Change Control
8 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.98%) Migration
9 7 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.98%) OOP
9 7 (5.98%) Programme Management
9 7 (5.98%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (5.98%) Bayesian Methods
10 6 (5.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (66.67%) Perl
2 67 (57.26%) Ruby
3 60 (51.28%) Python
4 59 (50.43%) Java
5 45 (38.46%) PHP
5 45 (38.46%) C++
6 37 (31.62%) JavaScript
7 36 (30.77%) SQL
8 13 (11.11%) PL/SQL
9 10 (8.55%) C
10 7 (5.98%) Korn
10 7 (5.98%) PHP5
11 5 (4.27%) Lua
12 4 (3.42%) C#
13 1 (0.85%) XPath
13 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 68 (58.12%) Security Cleared
2 41 (35.04%) DV Cleared
3 23 (19.66%) SC Cleared
4 11 (9.40%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (9.40%) CCNA
5 8 (6.84%) Degree
6 5 (4.27%) ISEB
6 5 (4.27%) Sun Certification
6 5 (4.27%) OCPJP
6 5 (4.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.85%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.85%) RHCT
7 1 (0.85%) LPIC
7 1 (0.85%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (17.09%) XenServer
2 18 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.68%) Samba
4 9 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 8 (6.84%) NFS
6 7 (5.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (5.98%) Postfix
7 3 (2.56%) vCloud
8 2 (1.71%) vSphere
9 1 (0.85%) qmail
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.85%) Squid
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 39 (33.33%) Puppet
2 32 (27.35%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (19.66%) Salt
4 8 (6.84%) ZABBIX
5 5 (4.27%) yum
6 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (2.56%) Ansible
6 3 (2.56%) SELinux
6 3 (2.56%) logstash
7 2 (1.71%) Nagios
7 2 (1.71%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.85%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 32 (27.35%) VMware
2 31 (26.50%) Red Hat
3 16 (13.68%) Citrix
4 10 (8.55%) Oracle
5 7 (5.98%) SAP
6 5 (4.27%) Sun
7 2 (1.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (1.71%) Cisco
7 2 (1.71%) IBM
7 2 (1.71%) Juniper
7 2 (1.71%) BMC
7 2 (1.71%) Remedy
8 1 (0.85%) McAfee
8 1 (0.85%) F5
8 1 (0.85%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.85%) Huawei