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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 95 104 126
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 47 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.42% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 0.49% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 1 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +21.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £475 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £401 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.48% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £28.75 -
% change year-on-year
+23.47% -
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
1168 820 1132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 35.21% 37.17% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 524 586
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 59 98
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Bristol -4 15 £425 - 7
Gloucestershire -4 15 £405 - 4
Somerset -7 7 £288 -39.47% 1
Dorset - 5 £350 - 1
Wiltshire - 4 £350 -
Devon - 1 £300 -
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 74 (82.22%) Linux
2 70 (77.78%) Perl
3 50 (55.56%) DevOps
4 49 (54.44%) Ruby
5 47 (52.22%) Apache
6 44 (48.89%) PHP
7 43 (47.78%) Red Hat
8 42 (46.67%) VMware
9 38 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (42.22%) Puppet
10 37 (41.11%) Java
10 37 (41.11%) Python
11 35 (38.89%) LAMP
12 34 (37.78%) Firewall
12 34 (37.78%) MySQL
13 33 (36.67%) Ubuntu
14 30 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (31.11%) XenServer
15 28 (31.11%) Debian
16 27 (30.00%) OO
16 27 (30.00%) Windows
16 27 (30.00%) Jenkins
17 25 (27.78%) CentOS
17 25 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
17 25 (27.78%) Samba
18 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (26.67%) SQL
18 24 (26.67%) LDAP
18 24 (26.67%) VPN
18 24 (26.67%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 47 (52.22%) Apache
2 18 (20.00%) nginx
3 14 (15.56%) Confluence
4 12 (13.33%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 34 (37.78%) Firewall
2 24 (26.67%) LDAP
2 24 (26.67%) VPN
3 22 (24.44%) LAN
3 22 (24.44%) WAN
4 18 (20.00%) SSH
5 14 (15.56%) Network Security
6 13 (14.44%) SNMP
7 12 (13.33%) IPsec
7 12 (13.33%) OSPF
7 12 (13.33%) BGP
7 12 (13.33%) EIGRP
7 12 (13.33%) IPv6
8 9 (10.00%) Internet
8 9 (10.00%) SMTP
8 9 (10.00%) DNS
9 5 (5.56%) HTTPS
10 3 (3.33%) SSL
10 3 (3.33%) HTTP
10 3 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.78%) MySQL
2 25 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (18.89%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.33%) JasperReports
6 3 (3.33%) Ingres
7 1 (1.11%) OLTP
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.11%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 27 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 24 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 21 (23.33%) Hudson
4 19 (21.11%) Subversion
5 14 (15.56%) JIRA
6 7 (7.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (6.67%) ClearCase
8 4 (4.44%) Selenium
9 3 (3.33%) NUnit
9 3 (3.33%) PHPUnit
10 2 (2.22%) Ant
10 2 (2.22%) Maven
10 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.22%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (1.11%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.11%) Rational Functional Tester
11 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (3.33%) Banking
1 3 (3.33%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (42.22%) Developer
1 38 (42.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 21 (23.33%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 16 (17.78%) Administrator
6 15 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.78%) PHP Developer
10 6 (6.67%) C++ Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Architect
12 2 (2.22%) Analyst
12 2 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 2 (2.22%) Java Developer
12 2 (2.22%) Applications Architect
13 1 (1.11%) Security Engineer
13 1 (1.11%) UNIX Engineer
13 1 (1.11%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.89%) LAMP
2 11 (12.22%) HTML
2 11 (12.22%) Web Services
3 10 (11.11%) CSS
4 8 (8.89%) RESTful
5 7 (7.78%) HTML5
5 7 (7.78%) CSS3
6 4 (4.44%) Laravel
6 4 (4.44%) JDBC
7 3 (3.33%) CGI
7 3 (3.33%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.33%) DAO
8 2 (2.22%) Spring
8 2 (2.22%) XML
8 2 (2.22%) Apache Camel
9 1 (1.11%) XSD
9 1 (1.11%) XSLT
9 1 (1.11%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.11%) .NET
9 1 (1.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.56%) Open Source
3 12 (13.33%) Wiki
4 7 (7.78%) Clustering
5 3 (3.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.11%) W3C
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
6 1 (1.11%) Replication
6 1 (1.11%) SCADA
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 74 (82.22%) Linux
2 33 (36.67%) Ubuntu
3 28 (31.11%) Debian
4 27 (30.00%) Windows
5 25 (27.78%) CentOS
6 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (11.11%) UNIX
8 9 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.56%) VMS
10 2 (2.22%) SUSE
11 1 (1.11%) Solaris
11 1 (1.11%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (55.56%) DevOps
2 38 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (30.00%) OO
4 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (14.44%) Data Modelling
7 13 (14.44%) Problem Management
8 12 (13.33%) Build Automation
9 8 (8.89%) Release Management
9 8 (8.89%) OOD
10 7 (7.78%) OOP
11 6 (6.67%) Load Balancing
12 5 (5.56%) Validation
12 5 (5.56%) Migration
13 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.44%) ITIL
14 3 (3.33%) MVC
14 3 (3.33%) Business Continuity
14 3 (3.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 70 (77.78%) Perl
2 49 (54.44%) Ruby
3 44 (48.89%) PHP
4 37 (41.11%) Java
4 37 (41.11%) Python
5 24 (26.67%) SQL
6 12 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (11.11%) C++
8 7 (7.78%) PHP5
9 5 (5.56%) Korn
9 5 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.11%) C
10 1 (1.11%) C#
10 1 (1.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 10 (11.11%) CCNA
3 10 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.33%) LPIC
4 3 (3.33%) CCENT
5 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.22%) ISEB
6 1 (1.11%) Degree
6 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (31.11%) XenServer
3 25 (27.78%) Samba
4 17 (18.89%) Postfix
5 5 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (5.56%) NFS
5 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
6 3 (3.33%) Squid
6 3 (3.33%) qmail
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 38 (42.22%) Puppet
2 20 (22.22%) Salt
3 19 (21.11%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (17.78%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.33%) Zenoss
6 2 (2.22%) YUM
7 1 (1.11%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.11%) Ansible
7 1 (1.11%) logstash
7 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 43 (47.78%) Red Hat
2 42 (46.67%) VMware
3 20 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (4.44%) Juniper
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle
5 3 (3.33%) F5
6 1 (1.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) JBoss
6 1 (1.11%) IBM
6 1 (1.11%) BMC
6 1 (1.11%) Remedy
6 1 (1.11%) McAfee
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