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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bash Shell
UK
Rank 155 201 245
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +44
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 703 616 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.57% 1.23% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.86% 3.20% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 404 319
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £52.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.90% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.93 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £55.00 £28.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.90% +75.00%

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
18214 19274 19278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.61% 38.56% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12437 13070 12914
Median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 513 417
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.97 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +30 664 £475 +5.55% 201
London +56 453 £500 +8.40% 100
South East +21 78 £465 -2.10% 42
City of London +8 61 £475 +0.52% 29
North West +30 38 £400 +2.56% 10
Manchester +15 33 £400 +2.56% 8
Yorkshire -15 29 £450 +7.14% 13
Hampshire +30 28 £435 +58.18% 3
Berkshire +13 24 £500 +11.73% 17
South West -34 24 £475 +5.55% 9
Scotland +37 22 £400 +2.56% 9
East of England +2 17 £358 -0.69% 14
Reading -3 16 £500 +11.73% 11
Sheffield +1 15 £425 -5.55% 3
South Yorkshire -3 15 £425 -5.55% 3
Surrey +22 12 £368 -38.75% 5
Croydon 0 12 £470 +4.44% 1
West Yorkshire -19 12 £469 +11.94% 7
Leeds -12 11 £500 +19.76% 6
Glasgow +16 10 £413 +3.12% 1
Canary Wharf +4 10 £550 +29.41%
Hertfordshire +3 10 £358 +19.16% 4
Gloucestershire -19 9 £500 +11.11% 4
West Midlands -3 8 £475 +18.75% 9
Harrow +3 7 £515 +8.42%
Edinburgh +22 6 £400 +14.28% 7
Winchester +5 6 £435 -
Wiltshire -3 6 £469 +26.68%
Somerset +3 5 £273 - 1
Docklands, London +1 5 £550 +15.78%

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 1090 (76.49%) Linux
2 907 (63.65%) Python
3 707 (49.61%) DevOps
4 636 (44.63%) Puppet
5 509 (35.72%) Agile Software Development
6 487 (34.18%) Perl
7 478 (33.54%) Jenkins
8 442 (31.02%) Ansible
9 439 (30.81%) Ruby
10 436 (30.60%) Java
11 435 (30.53%) Amazon AWS
12 365 (25.61%) Docker
13 360 (25.26%) Git (software)
13 360 (25.26%) Unix
14 349 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
15 338 (23.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 324 (22.74%) Configuration Management
17 321 (22.53%) VMware
18 319 (22.39%) Red Hat
19 272 (19.09%) Opscode Chef
20 242 (16.98%) CentOS
21 231 (16.21%) Apache
22 218 (15.30%) Security Cleared
23 217 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
24 209 (14.67%) Windows
25 193 (13.54%) Finance
26 189 (13.26%) MySQL
27 185 (12.98%) PowerShell
28 181 (12.70%) Oracle
28 181 (12.70%) SQL

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
1 231 (16.21%) Apache
2 181 (12.70%) Tomcat
3 111 (7.79%) nginx
4 93 (6.53%) OpenStack
5 76 (5.33%) Confluence
6 62 (4.35%) JBoss
7 55 (3.86%) WebSphere
8 53 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
9 47 (3.30%) IIS
10 42 (2.95%) Apache Spark
11 39 (2.74%) Jetty
11 39 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
12 28 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
13 26 (1.82%) WebLogic
14 25 (1.75%) Mule ESB
14 25 (1.75%) WildFly
15 21 (1.47%) Apache Geronimo
15 21 (1.47%) Apache TomEE
16 20 (1.40%) Apache Pig
16 20 (1.40%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.070%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.070%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.070%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 19 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.21%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.070%) Documaker
5 1 (0.070%) Exstream
5 1 (0.070%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.070%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.070%) Maximo
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.070%) Summit
5 1 (0.070%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 435 (30.53%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
3 85 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 73 (5.12%) Amazon S3
4 73 (5.12%) GitHub
5 55 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
6 48 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
7 46 (3.23%) IaaS
8 39 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 34 (2.39%) Route 53
10 31 (2.18%) PaaS
11 26 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 26 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
12 21 (1.47%) Heroku
13 18 (1.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 17 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
15 15 (1.05%) SaaS
16 14 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
18 10 (0.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 161 (11.30%) Firewall
2 158 (11.09%) TCP/IP
3 154 (10.81%) DNS
4 114 (8.00%) LDAP
5 93 (6.53%) HTTP
6 90 (6.32%) SSL
7 73 (5.12%) VPN
8 63 (4.42%) SAN
9 54 (3.79%) Internet
10 43 (3.02%) SSH
11 42 (2.95%) Reverse Proxy
12 33 (2.32%) Kerberos
13 28 (1.96%) DHCP
14 25 (1.75%) iSCSI
15 21 (1.47%) HTTPS
16 19 (1.33%) DMZ
16 19 (1.33%) VLAN
17 18 (1.26%) FTP
18 16 (1.12%) SMTP
18 16 (1.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (13.26%) MySQL
2 123 (8.63%) NoSQL
3 119 (8.35%) PostgreSQL
4 115 (8.07%) Hadoop
5 109 (7.65%) Big Data
6 68 (4.77%) MongoDB
7 64 (4.49%) SQL Server
8 61 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
9 59 (4.14%) Relational Database
10 49 (3.44%) Apache Hive
11 47 (3.30%) Oracle Database
12 37 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
13 35 (2.46%) Redis
14 32 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (1.82%) RDBMS
16 18 (1.26%) DB2
17 16 (1.12%) HBase
18 14 (0.98%) Sqoop
19 13 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
19 13 (0.91%) Riak
Development Applications
1 478 (33.54%) Jenkins
2 360 (25.26%) Git (software)
3 131 (9.19%) Maven
4 121 (8.49%) JIRA
5 76 (5.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 74 (5.19%) Vagrant
7 69 (4.84%) Selenium
8 61 (4.28%) Subversion
9 59 (4.14%) Sonatype Nexus
10 50 (3.51%) TeamCity
11 48 (3.37%) GitLab
12 47 (3.30%) Gerrit
13 43 (3.02%) Mercurial
14 41 (2.88%) Hudson
15 37 (2.60%) Cucumber
15 37 (2.60%) Gradle
16 36 (2.53%) Bitbucket
17 35 (2.46%) Ant
18 34 (2.39%) SonarQube
19 28 (1.96%) Artifactory
General
1 193 (13.54%) Finance
2 97 (6.81%) Banking
3 35 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 34 (2.39%) Marketing
5 33 (2.32%) Retail
6 31 (2.18%) Front Office
7 20 (1.40%) Investment Banking
7 20 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 19 (1.33%) Electronics
9 14 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 11 (0.77%) Games
11 10 (0.70%) Publishing
12 7 (0.49%) Back Office
13 4 (0.28%) Advertising
13 4 (0.28%) Law
14 2 (0.14%) Billing
14 2 (0.14%) Military
15 1 (0.070%) Legal
15 1 (0.070%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.070%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 453 (31.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 215 (15.09%) Developer
3 185 (12.98%) Administrator
4 147 (10.32%) Linux Engineer
5 142 (9.96%) Systems Administrator
6 118 (8.28%) AWS DevOps
7 107 (7.51%) Linux Administrator
8 99 (6.95%) AWS Engineer
9 92 (6.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 88 (6.18%) Consultant
11 85 (5.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 73 (5.12%) DevOps Consultant
12 73 (5.12%) Java Developer
13 61 (4.28%) Systems Engineer
14 60 (4.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 60 (4.21%) Senior DevOps
15 47 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 45 (3.16%) Analyst
17 44 (3.09%) Cloud Engineer
18 42 (2.95%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (11.72%) Web Services
2 123 (8.63%) LAMP
3 80 (5.61%) HTML
4 78 (5.47%) JSON
5 76 (5.33%) LAPP Stack
6 73 (5.12%) REST
7 69 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
8 65 (4.56%) ELK Stack
9 55 (3.86%) LEMP Stack
9 55 (3.86%) XML
10 54 (3.79%) .NET
10 54 (3.79%) CSS
11 50 (3.51%) Node.js
12 49 (3.44%) Spring
13 46 (3.23%) SOAP
14 38 (2.67%) Kafka
15 36 (2.53%) J2EE
16 34 (2.39%) AngularJS
16 34 (2.39%) RESTful
17 32 (2.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (4.63%) Clustering
2 59 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (3.58%) Public Cloud
4 37 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 36 (2.53%) Data Centre
6 32 (2.25%) Algorithms
7 26 (1.82%) Private Cloud
8 23 (1.61%) Virtual Team
9 21 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (1.33%) Replication
10 19 (1.33%) User Experience
11 15 (1.05%) Wiki
12 13 (0.91%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.84%) Credit Risk
13 12 (0.84%) Equities
13 12 (0.84%) Fintech
13 12 (0.84%) PKI
14 11 (0.77%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (0.77%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1090 (76.49%) Linux
2 360 (25.26%) Unix
3 338 (23.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 242 (16.98%) CentOS
5 209 (14.67%) Windows
6 138 (9.68%) Ubuntu
7 71 (4.98%) Solaris
8 59 (4.14%) AIX
9 56 (3.93%) Windows Server
10 54 (3.79%) SUSE
11 51 (3.58%) Oracle Linux
12 32 (2.25%) Debian
13 21 (1.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 21 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (1.33%) Android
15 14 (0.98%) HPUX
15 14 (0.98%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.84%) Fedora
16 12 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 707 (49.61%) DevOps
2 509 (35.72%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
4 324 (22.74%) Configuration Management
5 166 (11.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 160 (11.23%) Open Source
7 159 (11.16%) Scrum
8 131 (9.19%) Load Balancing
9 87 (6.11%) ITIL
10 85 (5.96%) Software Engineering
11 76 (5.33%) High Availability
12 69 (4.84%) TDD
13 68 (4.77%) Analytics
14 67 (4.70%) E-Commerce
15 61 (4.28%) Performance Tuning
16 57 (4.00%) Migration
17 55 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
17 55 (3.86%) Microservices
18 47 (3.30%) Continuous Deployment
19 46 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 907 (63.65%) Python
2 487 (34.18%) Perl
3 439 (30.81%) Ruby
4 436 (30.60%) Java
5 185 (12.98%) PowerShell
6 181 (12.70%) SQL
7 177 (12.42%) JavaScript
8 159 (11.16%) Shell Script
9 147 (10.32%) PHP
10 100 (7.02%) C
11 95 (6.67%) C++
12 93 (6.53%) Korn
13 66 (4.63%) Scala
14 49 (3.44%) C#
15 48 (3.37%) Go
16 27 (1.89%) Groovy
16 27 (1.89%) R
17 24 (1.68%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.05%) C-shell
19 13 (0.91%) AWK
Qualifications
1 218 (15.30%) Security Cleared
2 138 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 63 (4.42%) DV Cleared
4 42 (2.95%) Degree
5 22 (1.54%) RHCE
6 15 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
7 14 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.91%) CCNP
9 11 (0.77%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.63%) MCSE
10 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.63%) RHCA
11 8 (0.56%) AWS Certification
11 8 (0.56%) CCNA
11 8 (0.56%) RHCSA
12 7 (0.49%) ISEB
13 6 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.28%) BC Cleared
15 3 (0.21%) MCP
15 3 (0.21%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.74%) QA
2 11 (0.77%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.63%) SLA
4 8 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.28%) SDET
6 3 (0.21%) HL7
7 1 (0.070%) FATCA
7 1 (0.070%) GCP
7 1 (0.070%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.070%) JTAG
7 1 (0.070%) MISRA
7 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 365 (25.61%) Docker
2 217 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
4 62 (4.35%) vSphere
5 55 (3.86%) Active Directory
6 52 (3.65%) Xen
7 51 (3.58%) NFS
8 36 (2.53%) KVM
9 33 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
10 27 (1.89%) iptables
11 25 (1.75%) XenServer
12 22 (1.54%) VMware ESX
13 20 (1.40%) GlusterFS
14 17 (1.19%) vCloud
15 16 (1.12%) Apache Flume
15 16 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 14 (0.98%) HDFS
16 14 (0.98%) Squid
17 13 (0.91%) GFS2
17 13 (0.91%) Samba
Systems Management
1 636 (44.63%) Puppet
2 442 (31.02%) Ansible
3 272 (19.09%) Opscode Chef
4 113 (7.93%) Terraform
5 107 (7.51%) Kubernetes
6 96 (6.74%) Nagios
7 74 (5.19%) HAProxy
8 57 (4.00%) logstash
9 55 (3.86%) Salt
10 53 (3.72%) Kibana
10 53 (3.72%) ZABBIX
11 34 (2.39%) SELinux
12 24 (1.68%) Cobbler
13 20 (1.40%) Red Hat Satellite
14 18 (1.26%) Packer
15 17 (1.19%) CFEngine
15 17 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
16 16 (1.12%) SCCM
16 16 (1.12%) yum
17 14 (0.98%) Mesos
Vendors
1 321 (22.53%) VMware
2 319 (22.39%) Red Hat
3 181 (12.70%) Oracle
4 95 (6.67%) IBM
5 64 (4.49%) HP
6 58 (4.07%) Atlassian
7 56 (3.93%) Microsoft
8 52 (3.65%) SaltStack
9 49 (3.44%) Splunk
10 48 (3.37%) Google
11 35 (2.46%) Veritas
12 30 (2.11%) New Relic
12 30 (2.11%) Sun
13 25 (1.75%) EMC
14 24 (1.68%) Cisco
15 20 (1.40%) Rackspace
15 20 (1.40%) SAP
16 19 (1.33%) NetApp
17 18 (1.26%) Hortonworks
18 17 (1.19%) ForgeRock
London
Venn Group
Rate: £550 - £650 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 10 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 18 days ago