The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 41 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.06% 1.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £480 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% -
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 £32.50 £28.75 -
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
153 72 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 40.69% 22.15% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 41 40
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £230 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 19
Average hourly rate £26.50 £16.49 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.75% -35.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £11.73 £23.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £19.00 £35.00
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 Southampton

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

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) JMeter
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 4 (57.14%) WebInspect
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
5 3 (42.86%) JIRA
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) GIS
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) JUnit
5 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
5 3 (42.86%) Confluence
6 2 (28.57%) DevOps
6 2 (28.57%) UNIX
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (42.86%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) JMeter
2 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Toad
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) BPEL
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) WebInspect
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) VMware