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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 213 281 271
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -10
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 645 484 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 0.83% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 2.18% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 317 279
Median daily rate £465 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +12.67%

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
21729 22246 20869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.05% 38.07% 37.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14909 14891 13256
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 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 496 412
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.02 £50.00 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +58 625 £475 +11.76% 229
London +58 380 £500 +11.11% 110
South East +43 97 £419 +11.66% 56
City of London +22 56 £475 +11.76% 29
North West +27 35 £450 +28.57% 6
Hampshire +21 29 £450 +33.33% 8
South West +4 29 £450 +12.50% 17
Yorkshire -15 27 £410 +17.14% 15
Gloucestershire +14 24 £450 +12.50% 6
North East -13 24 £330 +1.53%
Berkshire +19 21 £363 -23.68% 19
Tyne and Wear -22 19 £330 +1.53%
East of England +2 18 £375 +7.14% 9
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 18 £330 +1.53%
Surrey +7 17 £438 +33.58% 16
Lancashire +26 16 £425 +21.42%
Milton Keynes +25 16 £325 +6.55% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 16 £325 -20.48% 1
West Yorkshire -16 16 £375 +7.14% 8
Leeds -12 14 £375 +3.44% 8
Reading +15 13 £363 -24.87% 10
Manchester +2 12 £450 +39.53% 5
Scotland +18 11 £355 -2.40% 5
Winchester +6 11 £450 +33.33%
South Yorkshire -2 11 £500 +17.64% 3
Sheffield -8 11 £500 +17.64% 2
Gloucester +8 9 £450 +2.85% 5
Erskine - 9 £355 -
Renfrewshire - 9 £355 -
Blackpool +25 8 £425 +21.50%

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 1086 (80.86%) Linux
2 816 (60.76%) Python
3 664 (49.44%) DevOps
4 593 (44.15%) Puppet
5 590 (43.93%) Perl
6 464 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
7 452 (33.66%) Ruby
8 442 (32.91%) Java
9 425 (31.65%) Amazon AWS
10 423 (31.50%) Jenkins
11 354 (26.36%) Unix
11 354 (26.36%) Ansible
12 349 (25.99%) Windows
13 336 (25.02%) Opscode Chef
14 320 (23.83%) Red Hat
15 314 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
16 301 (22.41%) Configuration Management
17 299 (22.26%) VMware
18 288 (21.44%) Git (software)
19 280 (20.85%) Apache
20 263 (19.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 260 (19.36%) Docker
22 249 (18.54%) MySQL
23 243 (18.09%) PowerShell
24 240 (17.87%) Oracle
25 230 (17.13%) DNS
26 200 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
27 194 (14.45%) Tomcat
28 193 (14.37%) SQL
29 192 (14.30%) Finance

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
1 280 (20.85%) Apache
2 194 (14.45%) Tomcat
3 128 (9.53%) OpenStack
4 87 (6.48%) IIS
5 82 (6.11%) nginx
6 78 (5.81%) Confluence
7 56 (4.17%) WebSphere
8 54 (4.02%) JBoss
9 41 (3.05%) Jetty
10 39 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
11 33 (2.46%) Cloud Foundry
12 25 (1.86%) Tuxedo
13 23 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (1.49%) WebLogic
15 19 (1.41%) Mule ESB
16 16 (1.19%) Mongrel
17 13 (0.97%) WildFly
18 12 (0.89%) MS Exchange
19 9 (0.67%) Apache Pig
19 9 (0.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 24 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.74%) MS Office
3 4 (0.30%) HipChat
4 1 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.074%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.074%) Weka
Business Applications
1 12 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.15%) Documaker
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.074%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.074%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 425 (31.65%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 55 (4.10%) GitHub
5 53 (3.95%) PaaS
6 38 (2.83%) IaaS
7 34 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
8 29 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 29 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 24 (1.79%) Heroku
10 19 (1.41%) Amazon S3
11 15 (1.12%) Google Apps
11 15 (1.12%) SaaS
12 13 (0.97%) Google App Engine
13 10 (0.74%) Slack
13 10 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
16 5 (0.37%) Route 53
17 4 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 230 (17.13%) DNS
2 178 (13.25%) TCP/IP
3 147 (10.95%) Firewall
4 99 (7.37%) SAN
5 91 (6.78%) LDAP
6 90 (6.70%) SSL
7 80 (5.96%) HTTP
8 79 (5.88%) WAN
9 66 (4.91%) VPN
10 62 (4.62%) iSCSI
11 47 (3.50%) Internet
12 46 (3.43%) FTP
13 41 (3.05%) DHCP
14 40 (2.98%) SSH
15 35 (2.61%) LAN
16 29 (2.16%) SNMP
17 26 (1.94%) Reverse Proxy
18 24 (1.79%) IPsec
19 21 (1.56%) DMZ
19 21 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (18.54%) MySQL
2 127 (9.46%) PostgreSQL
3 79 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 69 (5.14%) MongoDB
4 69 (5.14%) Oracle Database
4 69 (5.14%) Relational Database
5 68 (5.06%) NoSQL
6 49 (3.65%) Hadoop
7 48 (3.57%) RDBMS
8 41 (3.05%) Redis
9 30 (2.23%) Big Data
10 29 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.19%) DB2
13 12 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (0.67%) Apache Hive
16 8 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 423 (31.50%) Jenkins
2 288 (21.44%) Git (software)
3 109 (8.12%) JIRA
4 102 (7.59%) Maven
5 72 (5.36%) TeamCity
6 69 (5.14%) Subversion
7 55 (4.10%) Vagrant
8 46 (3.43%) Hudson
9 41 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
10 40 (2.98%) Travis CI
11 38 (2.83%) Artifactory
12 35 (2.61%) Selenium
13 33 (2.46%) SonarQube
14 30 (2.23%) Ant
15 28 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 28 (2.08%) Mercurial
16 27 (2.01%) GitLab
17 26 (1.94%) Gerrit
18 24 (1.79%) Gradle
19 23 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 192 (14.30%) Finance
2 83 (6.18%) Banking
3 33 (2.46%) Retail
4 31 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 27 (2.01%) Financial Institution
6 26 (1.94%) Marketing
7 22 (1.64%) Back Office
8 18 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.27%) Games
10 15 (1.12%) Publishing
11 14 (1.04%) Legal
12 13 (0.97%) Electronics
12 13 (0.97%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.45%) Front Office
14 5 (0.37%) Advertising
15 4 (0.30%) German Language
16 3 (0.22%) French Language
16 3 (0.22%) Local Government
16 3 (0.22%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 398 (29.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 242 (18.02%) Linux Engineer
3 181 (13.48%) Developer
4 133 (9.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 129 (9.61%) Administrator
6 109 (8.12%) AWS DevOps
7 95 (7.07%) AWS Engineer
8 94 (7.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 90 (6.70%) Systems Administrator
10 80 (5.96%) Systems Engineer
11 68 (5.06%) Consultant
12 67 (4.99%) Linux Administrator
13 65 (4.84%) Analyst
14 58 (4.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 56 (4.17%) Java Developer
16 54 (4.02%) Cloud Engineer
16 54 (4.02%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 54 (4.02%) Unix Engineer
17 49 (3.65%) Automation Engineer
18 48 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (11.47%) LAMP
2 148 (11.02%) Web Services
3 91 (6.78%) HTML
4 65 (4.84%) LAPP Stack
5 61 (4.54%) RabbitMQ
6 55 (4.10%) XML
7 50 (3.72%) Node.js
8 49 (3.65%) LEMP Stack
9 44 (3.28%) Middleware
10 40 (2.98%) REST
11 39 (2.90%) CSS
12 38 (2.83%) .NET
12 38 (2.83%) Spring
13 34 (2.53%) JSON
14 31 (2.31%) SOAP
15 28 (2.08%) ELK Stack
15 28 (2.08%) HTML5
16 26 (1.94%) J2EE
17 23 (1.71%) WebSphere MQ
18 21 (1.56%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.04%) Clustering
2 62 (4.62%) Public Cloud
3 37 (2.76%) Data Centre
4 35 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.31%) Wiki
6 29 (2.16%) Private Cloud
7 28 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (1.71%) DataPower
10 18 (1.34%) Device Driver
10 18 (1.34%) Hedge funds
10 18 (1.34%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.12%) Derivative
12 14 (1.04%) Virtual Team
13 13 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.97%) Replication
14 10 (0.74%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.74%) MPEG
15 9 (0.67%) Blackberry
15 9 (0.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1086 (80.86%) Linux
2 354 (26.36%) Unix
3 349 (25.99%) Windows
4 263 (19.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 184 (13.70%) CentOS
6 120 (8.94%) Ubuntu
7 104 (7.74%) Windows Server
8 55 (4.10%) Solaris
9 54 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (3.65%) AIX
11 45 (3.35%) SUSE
12 35 (2.61%) Oracle Linux
13 30 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 28 (2.08%) Mac OS X
15 26 (1.94%) Debian
16 22 (1.64%) Android
16 22 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 17 (1.27%) Fedora
18 15 (1.12%) Apple iOS
18 15 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (49.44%) DevOps
2 464 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
3 314 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
4 301 (22.41%) Configuration Management
5 176 (13.10%) ITIL
6 173 (12.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 147 (10.95%) Open Source
8 120 (8.94%) Scrum
9 109 (8.12%) Load Balancing
10 101 (7.52%) High Availability
11 82 (6.11%) Migration
12 81 (6.03%) TDD
13 63 (4.69%) Unit Testing
14 62 (4.62%) Web Operations
15 60 (4.47%) Software Engineering
16 47 (3.50%) Performance Tuning
17 44 (3.28%) Project Management
18 43 (3.20%) Service Delivery
19 40 (2.98%) Release Management
20 35 (2.61%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 816 (60.76%) Python
2 590 (43.93%) Perl
3 452 (33.66%) Ruby
4 442 (32.91%) Java
5 243 (18.09%) PowerShell
6 193 (14.37%) SQL
7 175 (13.03%) Shell Script
8 169 (12.58%) PHP
9 141 (10.50%) JavaScript
10 133 (9.90%) Korn
11 96 (7.15%) C++
12 85 (6.33%) C
13 57 (4.24%) C-shell
14 50 (3.72%) Go
15 34 (2.53%) Scala
16 30 (2.23%) C#
16 30 (2.23%) Groovy
17 28 (2.08%) PL/SQL
18 27 (2.01%) Bourne shell
19 26 (1.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 185 (13.78%) Security Cleared
2 100 (7.45%) SC Cleared
3 56 (4.17%) Degree
4 55 (4.10%) DV Cleared
5 23 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (1.64%) ISTQB
7 21 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (1.56%) RHCE
8 17 (1.27%) MCSE
9 15 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
9 15 (1.12%) CCNP
10 13 (0.97%) CCNA
11 10 (0.74%) CCA
11 10 (0.74%) ISEB
12 9 (0.67%) RHCA
13 8 (0.60%) AWS Certification
13 8 (0.60%) MCTS
14 7 (0.52%) RHCSA
15 6 (0.45%) CISSP
16 5 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.56%) QA
2 10 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.22%) HL7
4 3 (0.22%) SLA
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.074%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.074%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.074%) JTAG
6 1 (0.074%) SDET
System Software
1 260 (19.36%) Docker
2 200 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (7.67%) Active Directory
4 80 (5.96%) vSphere
5 61 (4.54%) Samba
6 52 (3.87%) Virtual Machines
7 49 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
8 33 (2.46%) Xen
9 29 (2.16%) NFS
10 28 (2.08%) Hyper-V
10 28 (2.08%) vCloud
11 26 (1.94%) KVM
12 23 (1.71%) iptables
13 18 (1.34%) GlusterFS
14 17 (1.27%) GFS2
14 17 (1.27%) OCFS2
15 15 (1.12%) VMware ESX
15 15 (1.12%) XenServer
16 10 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
16 10 (0.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 593 (44.15%) Puppet
2 354 (26.36%) Ansible
3 336 (25.02%) Opscode Chef
4 116 (8.64%) Nagios
5 69 (5.14%) Kubernetes
6 55 (4.10%) Terraform
7 50 (3.72%) logstash
8 49 (3.65%) HAProxy
9 45 (3.35%) Kibana
10 44 (3.28%) ZABBIX
11 36 (2.68%) CFEngine
12 26 (1.94%) SCCM
13 23 (1.71%) Packer
13 23 (1.71%) Salt
14 20 (1.49%) WSUS
15 19 (1.41%) Red Hat Satellite
15 19 (1.41%) Zenoss
16 18 (1.34%) Failover Clustering
16 18 (1.34%) SELinux
17 17 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 320 (23.83%) Red Hat
2 299 (22.26%) VMware
3 240 (17.87%) Oracle
4 118 (8.79%) Microsoft
5 62 (4.62%) Splunk
6 58 (4.32%) HP
7 55 (4.10%) IBM
8 53 (3.95%) Google
9 41 (3.05%) SaltStack
10 40 (2.98%) Cisco
11 36 (2.68%) Rackspace
12 35 (2.61%) Atlassian
13 30 (2.23%) Citrix
14 28 (2.08%) Apple
14 28 (2.08%) EMC
15 25 (1.86%) Micro Focus
16 23 (1.71%) NetApp
17 22 (1.64%) Sybase
18 18 (1.34%) F5
19 17 (1.27%) TOWER Software
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £250.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
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City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
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Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
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London
PCR
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
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Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £508 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen
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