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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 86 93 110
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 58 56 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.95% 1.74% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.94% 4.64% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 18
Average daily rate £425 £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +63.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
- +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £31.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +22.54%
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
1173 1208 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.38% 37.47% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 777 544
Average daily rate £370 £386 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 75 45
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.80 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucestershire +8 31 £450 -1.63% 8
Wiltshire +7 13 £370 +19.35% 2
Bristol -13 2 £395 -7.05% 2
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (75.53%) Linux
2 58 (61.70%) Python
3 56 (59.57%) Security Cleared
4 46 (48.94%) DV Cleared
5 41 (43.62%) Perl
6 39 (41.49%) Puppet
7 38 (40.43%) Opscode Chef
8 37 (39.36%) Jenkins
8 37 (39.36%) JavaScript
8 37 (39.36%) Windows
9 36 (38.30%) Git (software)
10 33 (35.11%) Java
11 32 (34.04%) Oracle
12 31 (32.98%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (30.85%) Ruby
13 29 (30.85%) DevOps
13 29 (30.85%) Configuration Management
13 29 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (27.66%) VMware
15 25 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (24.47%) ITIL
17 21 (22.34%) Maven
18 19 (20.21%) Scrum
18 19 (20.21%) Finance
19 18 (19.15%) Red Hat
19 18 (19.15%) ITIL V3
20 17 (18.09%) ISTQB
20 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
21 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
21 16 (17.02%) Build Automation

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (3.19%) Node.js
2 2 (2.13%) JBoss
2 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Firewall
2 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.13%) DHCP
2 2 (2.13%) DNS
2 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) Hadoop
1 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.13%) Big Data
4 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.06%) MySQL
5 1 (1.06%) OLTP
5 1 (1.06%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 37 (39.36%) Jenkins
2 36 (38.30%) Git (software)
3 21 (22.34%) Maven
4 7 (7.45%) LoadRunner
4 7 (7.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (6.38%) Gerrit
5 6 (6.38%) Grunt
5 6 (6.38%) Mercurial
5 6 (6.38%) Selenium
5 6 (6.38%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.32%) HP UFT
6 5 (5.32%) RSpec
7 4 (4.26%) Ant
7 4 (4.26%) Artifactory
7 4 (4.26%) gulp
8 2 (2.13%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (2.13%) Subversion
8 2 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.06%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.06%) CruiseControl
General
1 19 (20.21%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (13.83%) Developer
2 9 (9.57%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 9 (9.57%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.51%) Test Manager
4 7 (7.45%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.45%) Test Engineer
5 6 (6.38%) Tester
6 5 (5.32%) Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) DevOps Specialist
8 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Programmer
8 3 (3.19%) Technical Manager
8 3 (3.19%) UI Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Web Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.02%) MCollective
2 7 (7.45%) ELK Stack
3 5 (5.32%) .NET
3 5 (5.32%) Web Services
4 4 (4.26%) J2EE
5 3 (3.19%) React
5 3 (3.19%) SOAP
5 3 (3.19%) WCF
6 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.06%) Browserify
6 1 (1.06%) CGI
6 1 (1.06%) HTML
6 1 (1.06%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.06%) REST
6 1 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.06%) XML
6 1 (1.06%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.06%) XSD
6 1 (1.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) iPad
2 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (1.06%) DataPower
4 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.06%) Replication
4 1 (1.06%) SCADA
4 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 71 (75.53%) Linux
2 37 (39.36%) Windows
3 14 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (13.83%) Oracle Linux
5 11 (11.70%) Unix
6 7 (7.45%) Windows Server
7 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.26%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.19%) CentOS
10 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.06%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.98%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.85%) Configuration Management
2 29 (30.85%) DevOps
3 23 (24.47%) ITIL
4 19 (20.21%) Scrum
5 18 (19.15%) ITIL V3
6 16 (17.02%) Build Automation
7 12 (12.77%) Load Balancing
8 11 (11.70%) Patch Management
9 10 (10.64%) Data Management
10 9 (9.57%) Open Source
11 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (7.45%) Test Automation
13 6 (6.38%) TDD
14 5 (5.32%) BDD
14 5 (5.32%) Release Management
15 4 (4.26%) Test Management
15 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.70%) Python
2 41 (43.62%) Perl
3 37 (39.36%) JavaScript
4 33 (35.11%) Java
5 29 (30.85%) Ruby
6 13 (13.83%) AWK
6 13 (13.83%) PowerShell
6 13 (13.83%) sed
7 11 (11.70%) C
8 10 (10.64%) SQL
9 9 (9.57%) Shell Script
10 7 (7.45%) VB
11 6 (6.38%) C++
12 5 (5.32%) C#
12 5 (5.32%) VBScript
13 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 56 (59.57%) Security Cleared
2 46 (48.94%) DV Cleared
3 17 (18.09%) ISTQB
4 10 (10.64%) ISEB
4 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (2.13%) CCNA
7 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.77%) Samba
3 11 (11.70%) NFS
4 7 (7.45%) vSphere
5 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
6 4 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.26%) XenApp
7 2 (2.13%) Docker
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (41.49%) Puppet
2 38 (40.43%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.64%) Ansible
4 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.13%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.13%) OpenView
5 2 (2.13%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.06%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 32 (34.04%) Oracle
2 26 (27.66%) VMware
3 18 (19.15%) Red Hat
4 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
5 12 (12.77%) NetApp
6 11 (11.70%) HP
7 7 (7.45%) Splunk
8 5 (5.32%) Cisco
9 4 (4.26%) Citrix
9 4 (4.26%) Symantec
10 3 (3.19%) Juniper
11 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
11 2 (2.13%) IBM
11 2 (2.13%) Sophos
12 1 (1.06%) Cloudera
12 1 (1.06%) SAP
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