The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 204 261 269
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +8
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 676 486 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.25% 0.85% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.19% 2.25% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 318 260
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £52.17 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% +108.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £52.19 £153.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +196.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21223 21567 19716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.22% 37.87% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 14498 12656
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 437 401
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £18.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £57.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Bash Shell
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 642 £450 +9.09% 222
London +83 365 £475 +5.55% 133
South East +29 105 £407 -9.66% 44
City of London +39 49 £475 +5.55% 32
North West +20 49 £450 +28.57% 6
Yorkshire -14 38 £500 +33.33% 7
Hampshire +27 37 £425 +4.93% 7
South West -1 30 £438 +9.37% 6
Lancashire +14 28 £426 -10.42%
Gloucestershire +8 24 £438 +9.37% 1
Scotland +14 21 £360 +5.49% 2
West Yorkshire -27 21 £423 +12.66% 6
Buckinghamshire +21 20 £255 -48.74% 2
Milton Keynes +21 20 £255 - 2
East of England 0 20 £400 +14.28% 13
North East -42 20 £315 +14.54%
Blackpool +12 19 £438 +25.07%
Leeds -30 19 £423 +9.74% 6
Berkshire +10 17 £425 -9.57% 17
South Yorkshire +7 17 £500 +11.11% 1
Surrey +4 17 £425 +13.33% 7
Sheffield -4 17 £500 +2.56% 1
Tyne and Wear -50 15 £330 +20.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -55 14 £330 +20.00%
Renfrewshire - 12 £328 -
Erskine - 12 £328 -
Winchester +8 11 £440 -
Reading +7 11 £450 -6.25% 9
Manchester -8 10 £495 +54.68% 6
Harrow - 10 £495 -

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 1088 (81.56%) Linux
2 775 (58.10%) Python
3 639 (47.90%) DevOps
4 592 (44.38%) Perl
5 581 (43.55%) Puppet
6 455 (34.11%) Java
7 446 (33.43%) Ruby
8 436 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
9 428 (32.08%) Jenkins
10 403 (30.21%) Amazon AWS
11 365 (27.36%) Unix
12 354 (26.54%) Windows
13 339 (25.41%) Opscode Chef
14 326 (24.44%) Ansible
15 324 (24.29%) Red Hat
16 300 (22.49%) Git (software)
17 296 (22.19%) Continuous Integration
18 285 (21.36%) VMware
19 282 (21.14%) Configuration Management
20 271 (20.31%) Oracle
21 265 (19.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 254 (19.04%) Apache
23 241 (18.07%) Docker
24 222 (16.64%) PowerShell
25 220 (16.49%) DNS
26 218 (16.34%) MySQL
26 218 (16.34%) SQL
27 199 (14.92%) Shell Script
27 199 (14.92%) Finance
28 191 (14.32%) CentOS

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 254 (19.04%) Apache
2 179 (13.42%) Tomcat
3 131 (9.82%) OpenStack
4 87 (6.52%) IIS
5 74 (5.55%) Confluence
6 72 (5.40%) WebSphere
7 71 (5.32%) nginx
8 57 (4.27%) JBoss
9 41 (3.07%) Cloud Foundry
10 34 (2.55%) Tuxedo
11 32 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
12 31 (2.32%) WebSphere Application Server
13 28 (2.10%) Jetty
14 24 (1.80%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.90%) Mule ESB
16 11 (0.82%) MS Exchange
17 10 (0.75%) SAS
18 9 (0.67%) Apache Spark
19 8 (0.60%) Mule
20 7 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 29 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.75%) MS Office
3 6 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.30%) HipChat
5 2 (0.15%) Weka
6 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.075%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.075%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.075%) Documaker
4 1 (0.075%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.075%) Magento
4 1 (0.075%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.075%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.075%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 403 (30.21%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
4 57 (4.27%) PaaS
5 46 (3.45%) GitHub
6 38 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
7 37 (2.77%) IaaS
8 34 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 31 (2.32%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (1.87%) Heroku
11 20 (1.50%) SaaS
12 17 (1.27%) Amazon S3
12 17 (1.27%) Google App Engine
13 14 (1.05%) Google Apps
14 11 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (0.67%) OpenShift
16 8 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 7 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
18 6 (0.45%) Route 53
19 4 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 220 (16.49%) DNS
2 159 (11.92%) TCP/IP
3 136 (10.19%) Firewall
4 100 (7.50%) SAN
5 82 (6.15%) HTTP
6 81 (6.07%) SSL
7 73 (5.47%) WAN
8 69 (5.17%) LDAP
9 58 (4.35%) iSCSI
10 55 (4.12%) VPN
11 43 (3.22%) FTP
12 41 (3.07%) Internet
13 38 (2.85%) DHCP
14 37 (2.77%) SSH
15 35 (2.62%) LAN
16 29 (2.17%) SNMP
17 23 (1.72%) IPsec
18 18 (1.35%) SMTP
19 17 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
20 15 (1.12%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (16.34%) MySQL
2 119 (8.92%) PostgreSQL
3 88 (6.60%) Relational Database
4 80 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 80 (6.00%) SQL Server
5 71 (5.32%) MongoDB
6 62 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 52 (3.90%) Hadoop
7 52 (3.90%) NoSQL
8 46 (3.45%) Redis
9 35 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 32 (2.40%) Big Data
11 18 (1.35%) DB2
12 16 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.82%) Apache Hive
14 10 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 428 (32.08%) Jenkins
2 300 (22.49%) Git (software)
3 116 (8.70%) JIRA
3 116 (8.70%) Maven
4 70 (5.25%) TeamCity
5 66 (4.95%) Subversion
6 54 (4.05%) Vagrant
7 49 (3.67%) Hudson
8 42 (3.15%) Selenium
8 42 (3.15%) Sonatype Nexus
9 38 (2.85%) Travis CI
10 36 (2.70%) Artifactory
11 31 (2.32%) Ant
12 30 (2.25%) SonarQube
13 28 (2.10%) JUnit
14 24 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 24 (1.80%) Cucumber
15 23 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
16 20 (1.50%) MSBuild
17 19 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 199 (14.92%) Finance
2 91 (6.82%) Banking
3 30 (2.25%) Retail
4 25 (1.87%) Marketing
5 24 (1.80%) Financial Institution
5 24 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 23 (1.72%) Games
7 20 (1.50%) Back Office
7 20 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.35%) Legal
9 15 (1.12%) Publishing
10 14 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.82%) Front Office
12 7 (0.52%) Electronics
13 4 (0.30%) Advertising
13 4 (0.30%) German Language
14 3 (0.22%) French Language
14 3 (0.22%) Local Government
14 3 (0.22%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.15%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 378 (28.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 236 (17.69%) Linux Engineer
3 203 (15.22%) Developer
4 134 (10.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 117 (8.77%) Administrator
6 101 (7.57%) AWS DevOps
7 92 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 91 (6.82%) AWS Engineer
9 77 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
10 73 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
11 71 (5.32%) Linux Administrator
12 70 (5.25%) Analyst
13 65 (4.87%) Consultant
14 63 (4.72%) Java Developer
15 55 (4.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 52 (3.90%) Unix Engineer
17 48 (3.60%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 46 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
19 45 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 43 (3.22%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (11.02%) Web Services
2 129 (9.67%) LAMP
3 83 (6.22%) HTML
4 64 (4.80%) XML
5 59 (4.42%) LAPP Stack
6 54 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
7 48 (3.60%) Middleware
8 44 (3.30%) Node.js
9 41 (3.07%) LEMP Stack
9 41 (3.07%) REST
10 38 (2.85%) J2EE
11 37 (2.77%) JSON
12 35 (2.62%) CSS
12 35 (2.62%) Spring
12 35 (2.62%) WebSphere MQ
13 34 (2.55%) .NET
14 32 (2.40%) SOAP
15 27 (2.02%) ELK Stack
16 23 (1.72%) HTML5
17 22 (1.65%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.72%) Clustering
2 51 (3.82%) Public Cloud
3 43 (3.22%) Data Centre
4 31 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (2.10%) Computer Science
6 27 (2.02%) DataPower
7 24 (1.80%) Private Cloud
8 21 (1.57%) Management Information System
9 20 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.50%) Equities
10 19 (1.42%) Derivative
10 19 (1.42%) Wiki
11 16 (1.20%) Device Driver
11 16 (1.20%) Hedge funds
12 15 (1.12%) Virtual Team
13 13 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (0.82%) Fixed Income
15 10 (0.75%) MPEG
15 10 (0.75%) Replication
16 9 (0.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1088 (81.56%) Linux
2 365 (27.36%) Unix
3 354 (26.54%) Windows
4 265 (19.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 191 (14.32%) CentOS
6 116 (8.70%) Ubuntu
7 109 (8.17%) Windows Server
8 63 (4.72%) Solaris
9 57 (4.27%) AIX
10 51 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (3.37%) SUSE
12 40 (3.00%) Oracle Linux
13 30 (2.25%) Mac OS X
14 28 (2.10%) Debian
14 28 (2.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 28 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (1.65%) Android
16 15 (1.12%) Apple iOS
16 15 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (0.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 639 (47.90%) DevOps
2 436 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (22.19%) Continuous Integration
4 282 (21.14%) Configuration Management
5 169 (12.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 165 (12.37%) ITIL
7 162 (12.14%) Open Source
8 109 (8.17%) Scrum
9 93 (6.97%) High Availability
10 90 (6.75%) Load Balancing
11 87 (6.52%) TDD
12 78 (5.85%) Migration
13 63 (4.72%) Unit Testing
14 62 (4.65%) Software Engineering
15 61 (4.57%) Web Operations
16 45 (3.37%) Release Management
17 43 (3.22%) Performance Tuning
18 42 (3.15%) Project Management
19 41 (3.07%) OO
20 40 (3.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 775 (58.10%) Python
2 592 (44.38%) Perl
3 455 (34.11%) Java
4 446 (33.43%) Ruby
5 222 (16.64%) PowerShell
6 218 (16.34%) SQL
7 199 (14.92%) Shell Script
8 168 (12.59%) PHP
9 132 (9.90%) Korn
10 126 (9.45%) JavaScript
11 92 (6.90%) C
11 92 (6.90%) C++
12 52 (3.90%) C-shell
13 46 (3.45%) Go
14 36 (2.70%) C#
14 36 (2.70%) COBOL
14 36 (2.70%) PL/SQL
15 35 (2.62%) Groovy
16 26 (1.95%) Bourne shell
17 17 (1.27%) AWK
Qualifications
1 169 (12.67%) Security Cleared
2 96 (7.20%) SC Cleared
3 54 (4.05%) Degree
4 46 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 24 (1.80%) ISTQB
6 21 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (1.35%) RHCE
9 15 (1.12%) MCSE
10 14 (1.05%) CCNP
11 13 (0.97%) CCNA
11 13 (0.97%) ISEB
12 12 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
13 10 (0.75%) CCA
14 9 (0.67%) RHCA
15 8 (0.60%) AWS Certification
15 8 (0.60%) MCTS
16 7 (0.52%) RHCSA
17 6 (0.45%) CISSP
17 6 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.57%) QA
2 11 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.30%) SLA
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.075%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.075%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 241 (18.07%) Docker
2 187 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (7.50%) Active Directory
4 93 (6.97%) vSphere
5 56 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
6 54 (4.05%) Samba
7 42 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
8 35 (2.62%) vCloud
9 31 (2.32%) KVM
10 30 (2.25%) Hyper-V
11 29 (2.17%) Xen
12 27 (2.02%) NFS
13 20 (1.50%) iptables
13 20 (1.50%) VMware ESX
14 16 (1.20%) XenServer
15 13 (0.97%) GlusterFS
16 11 (0.82%) VirtualBox
17 10 (0.75%) GFS2
17 10 (0.75%) OCFS2
18 9 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 581 (43.55%) Puppet
2 339 (25.41%) Opscode Chef
3 326 (24.44%) Ansible
4 133 (9.97%) Nagios
5 76 (5.70%) Kubernetes
6 51 (3.82%) Terraform
7 47 (3.52%) logstash
8 40 (3.00%) HAProxy
9 39 (2.92%) Kibana
10 38 (2.85%) ZABBIX
11 29 (2.17%) Salt
12 28 (2.10%) CFEngine
13 25 (1.87%) Cacti
14 23 (1.72%) SCCM
14 23 (1.72%) Zenoss
15 22 (1.65%) Tivoli
16 20 (1.50%) Packer
16 20 (1.50%) WSUS
17 19 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
18 16 (1.20%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 324 (24.29%) Red Hat
2 285 (21.36%) VMware
3 271 (20.31%) Oracle
4 122 (9.15%) Microsoft
5 69 (5.17%) Splunk
6 63 (4.72%) IBM
7 60 (4.50%) HP
8 58 (4.35%) Google
9 52 (3.90%) Cisco
10 39 (2.92%) SaltStack
11 35 (2.62%) Citrix
12 34 (2.55%) Micro Focus
12 34 (2.55%) Rackspace
13 32 (2.40%) Atlassian
13 32 (2.40%) EMC
14 30 (2.25%) Apple
15 24 (1.80%) NetApp
16 23 (1.72%) F5
17 22 (1.65%) Sybase
18 20 (1.50%) webMethods
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