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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 93 106 124
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 49 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.54% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.22% 0.39% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 2 7
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£400 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £475 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+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
1160 778 1110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.56% 34.86% 35.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 479 582
Average daily rate £350 £326 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 55 98
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £49.75
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 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 22 August 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 22 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
Bristol 0 20 £400 -15.78% 2
Gloucestershire -6 17 £405 - 1
Somerset -10 5 £288 -39.47% 6
Wiltshire - 3 £325 -
Dorset - 3 £325 -
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 71 (83.53%) Linux
2 63 (74.12%) Perl
3 49 (57.65%) DevOps
4 46 (54.12%) Ruby
5 45 (52.94%) Apache
6 41 (48.24%) PHP
7 40 (47.06%) Red Hat
8 39 (45.88%) VMware
9 37 (43.53%) MySQL
10 35 (41.18%) Puppet
10 35 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (41.18%) Java
10 35 (41.18%) LAMP
11 34 (40.00%) Python
12 33 (38.82%) Firewall
13 31 (36.47%) Windows
14 30 (35.29%) Ubuntu
15 29 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (34.12%) Debian
16 27 (31.76%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (31.76%) VPN
17 25 (29.41%) Git (software)
17 25 (29.41%) XenServer
18 24 (28.24%) Jenkins
18 24 (28.24%) Samba
19 23 (27.06%) OO
20 21 (24.71%) CentOS
20 21 (24.71%) nginx
21 20 (23.53%) LDAP
21 20 (23.53%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 45 (52.94%) Apache
2 21 (24.71%) nginx
3 15 (17.65%) Confluence
4 13 (15.29%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 33 (38.82%) Firewall
2 27 (31.76%) VPN
3 20 (23.53%) LDAP
4 19 (22.35%) LAN
4 19 (22.35%) WAN
5 17 (20.00%) SSH
6 15 (17.65%) Network Security
7 14 (16.47%) SNMP
7 14 (16.47%) IPv6
8 13 (15.29%) IPsec
8 13 (15.29%) OSPF
8 13 (15.29%) BGP
8 13 (15.29%) EIGRP
9 10 (11.76%) Internet
10 9 (10.59%) SMTP
11 7 (8.24%) DNS
12 3 (3.53%) SSL
12 3 (3.53%) HTTP
12 3 (3.53%) HTTPS
13 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (43.53%) MySQL
2 27 (31.76%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (18.82%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) TKPROF
6 1 (1.18%) OLTP
6 1 (1.18%) Ingres
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.18%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 25 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 24 (28.24%) Jenkins
3 18 (21.18%) Hudson
3 18 (21.18%) Subversion
4 15 (17.65%) JIRA
5 5 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (4.71%) ClearCase
6 4 (4.71%) Selenium
7 3 (3.53%) NUnit
8 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.18%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (1.18%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.35%) Electronics
2 2 (2.35%) Banking
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (42.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (41.18%) Developer
3 25 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
4 24 (28.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 19 (22.35%) Python Developer
5 19 (22.35%) Administrator
6 17 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (14.12%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (8.24%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) C++ Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Architect
12 1 (1.18%) Test Leader
12 1 (1.18%) Test Engineer
12 1 (1.18%) SQL Developer
12 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL Developer
12 1 (1.18%) C++ Software Developer
12 1 (1.18%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) LAMP
2 10 (11.76%) HTML
3 9 (10.59%) CSS
3 9 (10.59%) Web Services
4 8 (9.41%) CSS3
4 8 (9.41%) HTML5
4 8 (9.41%) RESTful
5 2 (2.35%) JDBC
5 2 (2.35%) XML
5 2 (2.35%) Laravel
6 1 (1.18%) JPA
6 1 (1.18%) JSON
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.18%) REST
6 1 (1.18%) Middleware
6 1 (1.18%) CGI
6 1 (1.18%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.18%) XSD
6 1 (1.18%) XSLT
6 1 (1.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Open Source
2 13 (15.29%) Wiki
3 5 (5.88%) Clustering
4 4 (4.71%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.18%) SCADA
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.18%) DTV
5 1 (1.18%) W3C
5 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 71 (83.53%) Linux
2 31 (36.47%) Windows
3 30 (35.29%) Ubuntu
4 29 (34.12%) Debian
5 21 (24.71%) CentOS
6 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (8.24%) UNIX
8 3 (3.53%) VMS
9 2 (2.35%) SUSE
10 1 (1.18%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) DevOps
2 35 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (27.06%) OO
4 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (16.47%) Data Modelling
6 14 (16.47%) Problem Management
7 12 (14.12%) Build Automation
8 8 (9.41%) OOD
9 7 (8.24%) OOP
10 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.71%) Release Management
12 3 (3.53%) ITIL
12 3 (3.53%) Validation
12 3 (3.53%) Migration
13 2 (2.35%) Project Management
13 2 (2.35%) Configuration Management
13 2 (2.35%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (2.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (74.12%) Perl
2 46 (54.12%) Ruby
3 41 (48.24%) PHP
4 35 (41.18%) Java
5 34 (40.00%) Python
6 20 (23.53%) SQL
7 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.41%) PHP5
8 6 (7.06%) C++
9 3 (3.53%) Korn
9 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) XPath
10 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.18%) C
10 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.06%) CCNA
3 6 (7.06%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) CCENT
4 3 (3.53%) LPIC
5 2 (2.35%) ISEB
5 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.18%) Degree
6 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
1 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (29.41%) XenServer
3 24 (28.24%) Samba
4 19 (22.35%) Postfix
5 3 (3.53%) Squid
5 3 (3.53%) qmail
5 3 (3.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.53%) NFS
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 35 (41.18%) Puppet
2 17 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 16 (18.82%) Salt
4 15 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.53%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.18%) YUM
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.18%) Ansible
6 1 (1.18%) logstash
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 40 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 39 (45.88%) VMware
3 17 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (4.71%) Cisco
4 4 (4.71%) Juniper
5 3 (3.53%) F5
6 1 (1.18%) JBoss
6 1 (1.18%) SAP
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle
6 1 (1.18%) McAfee
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