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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 205 275 340
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +65
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 665 452 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 0.80% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 2.13% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 311 207
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -13.33%

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
21321 21196 20350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.15% 37.36% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14643 13791 13258
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 447 483
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £35.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +0.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.00 £18.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +70 621 £450 +5.88% 218
London +88 381 £475 - 115
South East -1 74 £450 +7.46% 34
City of London +71 55 £475 +5.55% 29
North West +25 53 £425 +21.42% 16
Yorkshire -21 47 £463 +42.30% 18
Scotland +7 34 £353 -5.80% 6
West Yorkshire -31 31 £425 +30.76% 13
Lancashire +23 29 £408 +8.66% 3
Leeds -33 26 £475 +46.15% 11
South West -7 22 £413 -8.33% 6
North East -19 20 £325 -12.16%
Kent -11 19 £625 +34.26% 1
Blackpool +15 18 £420 +40.00%
Tyne and Wear -24 18 £325 -12.16%
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 18 £325 -12.16%
Manchester +3 15 £425 -12.00% 10
Surrey +2 15 £450 +9.09% 6
South Yorkshire 0 15 £475 +18.75% 3
Berkshire +4 14 £423 -0.58% 10
Gloucestershire +1 14 £500 +11.11% 3
Reading +5 13 £420 +1.81% 9
Edinburgh 0 13 - - 2
East of England +2 12 £438 +59.09% 20
Sheffield -15 12 £475 +18.75% 3
Erskine - 12 £320 - 1
Renfrewshire - 12 £320 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 11 £365 -
Hampshire -8 10 £450 +32.35% 11
West Midlands -4 9 £488 +25.80% 1

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1014 (78.36%) Linux
2 776 (59.97%) Python
3 554 (42.81%) Perl
4 551 (42.58%) DevOps
5 539 (41.65%) Java
6 516 (39.88%) Puppet
7 466 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
8 419 (32.38%) Jenkins
9 411 (31.76%) Ruby
10 363 (28.05%) Unix
11 353 (27.28%) Git (software)
12 351 (27.13%) Amazon AWS
13 338 (26.12%) Windows
13 338 (26.12%) Configuration Management
14 320 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
15 301 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
16 294 (22.72%) VMware
17 290 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 284 (21.95%) Oracle
19 267 (20.63%) Red Hat
20 229 (17.70%) Apache
21 227 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
22 220 (17.00%) Finance
23 218 (16.85%) Ansible
24 216 (16.69%) CentOS
25 209 (16.15%) Shell Script
26 204 (15.77%) SQL
27 198 (15.30%) Maven
28 180 (13.91%) Security Cleared
29 174 (13.45%) Web Services

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
1 229 (17.70%) Apache
2 139 (10.74%) OpenStack
3 130 (10.05%) Tomcat
4 69 (5.33%) Confluence
4 69 (5.33%) IIS
5 65 (5.02%) WebSphere
6 63 (4.87%) JBoss
7 55 (4.25%) Cloud Foundry
8 48 (3.71%) nginx
9 34 (2.63%) Node.js
10 30 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
11 29 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
12 23 (1.78%) WebLogic
13 20 (1.55%) SAS
14 16 (1.24%) Tuxedo
15 12 (0.93%) Apache Spark
15 12 (0.93%) CloudStack
16 11 (0.85%) Jetty
17 10 (0.77%) MS Exchange
18 9 (0.70%) Mule
Applications
1 43 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.70%) HipChat
3 8 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.39%) MS Office
5 2 (0.15%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) GIMP
5 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.15%) Weka
6 1 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.23%) Magento
4 2 (0.15%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.15%) Documaker
4 2 (0.15%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.15%) OpenText Process Suite
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.077%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.077%) RMDS
5 1 (0.077%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.077%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 351 (27.13%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (4.40%) PaaS
4 53 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
5 49 (3.79%) GitHub
6 42 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
7 41 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 34 (2.63%) Amazon S3
9 32 (2.47%) IaaS
10 28 (2.16%) Heroku
11 26 (2.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 23 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
13 17 (1.31%) Amazon Glacier
13 17 (1.31%) SaaS
14 10 (0.77%) OpenShift
15 8 (0.62%) Route 53
16 6 (0.46%) Google App Engine
17 5 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 4 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
19 3 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 154 (11.90%) DNS
2 139 (10.74%) TCP/IP
3 112 (8.66%) SAN
4 108 (8.35%) Firewall
5 97 (7.50%) SSL
6 94 (7.26%) HTTP
7 49 (3.79%) Internet
8 47 (3.63%) LDAP
9 43 (3.32%) iSCSI
10 42 (3.25%) VPN
11 39 (3.01%) WAN
12 37 (2.86%) SSH
13 34 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
14 32 (2.47%) FTP
15 30 (2.32%) NAS
16 28 (2.16%) DHCP
17 26 (2.01%) LAN
18 24 (1.85%) X.509
19 23 (1.78%) Bluetooth
19 23 (1.78%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (12.13%) MySQL
2 82 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
2 82 (6.34%) Relational Database
3 71 (5.49%) MongoDB
4 65 (5.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 62 (4.79%) SQL Server
6 59 (4.56%) Oracle Database
7 50 (3.86%) Hadoop
8 47 (3.63%) NoSQL
9 44 (3.40%) RDBMS
9 44 (3.40%) Redis
10 42 (3.25%) Big Data
11 30 (2.32%) Amazon RDS
12 24 (1.85%) DB2
13 21 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (1.16%) Apache Hive
15 13 (1.00%) HPCC
16 12 (0.93%) HBase
17 11 (0.85%) Informix
18 9 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 419 (32.38%) Jenkins
2 353 (27.28%) Git (software)
3 198 (15.30%) Maven
4 125 (9.66%) JIRA
5 68 (5.26%) Selenium
6 67 (5.18%) Subversion
7 48 (3.71%) TeamCity
8 41 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 36 (2.78%) Hudson
9 36 (2.78%) SonarQube
10 34 (2.63%) Vagrant
11 33 (2.55%) Ant
11 33 (2.55%) JUnit
12 28 (2.16%) Mocha
13 27 (2.09%) Appium
14 26 (2.01%) Cucumber
15 25 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 23 (1.78%) Artifactory
17 22 (1.70%) MSBuild
18 20 (1.55%) Mockito
General
1 220 (17.00%) Finance
2 101 (7.81%) Banking
3 31 (2.40%) Games
4 27 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 26 (2.01%) Front Office
6 21 (1.62%) Investment Banking
7 20 (1.55%) Retail
8 19 (1.47%) Legal
9 17 (1.31%) Publishing
10 15 (1.16%) Marketing
11 13 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 13 (1.00%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.54%) Back Office
13 6 (0.46%) Electronics
14 5 (0.39%) Law
15 4 (0.31%) Advertising
16 3 (0.23%) Billing
17 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.077%) Automotive
18 1 (0.077%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 347 (26.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 222 (17.16%) Developer
3 184 (14.22%) Linux Engineer
4 109 (8.42%) Administrator
5 105 (8.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 82 (6.34%) Systems Administrator
7 76 (5.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 74 (5.72%) Analyst
9 69 (5.33%) Linux Administrator
10 64 (4.95%) AWS Engineer
11 60 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
12 57 (4.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 56 (4.33%) Java Developer
14 55 (4.25%) Operations Engineer
15 50 (3.86%) Consultant
16 46 (3.55%) Automation Engineer
17 45 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 44 (3.40%) Unix Engineer
19 38 (2.94%) Python Developer
19 38 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (13.45%) Web Services
2 92 (7.11%) LAMP
3 78 (6.03%) HTML
4 63 (4.87%) CSS
5 61 (4.71%) JSON
6 59 (4.56%) MCollective
7 53 (4.10%) RabbitMQ
7 53 (4.10%) REST
8 52 (4.02%) .NET
8 52 (4.02%) LAPP Stack
9 50 (3.86%) XML
10 44 (3.40%) Middleware
11 40 (3.09%) AngularJS
12 37 (2.86%) RESTful
12 37 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
13 35 (2.70%) J2EE
14 33 (2.55%) SOAP
15 30 (2.32%) Spring
16 26 (2.01%) Ajax
16 26 (2.01%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 64 (4.95%) Data Centre
2 61 (4.71%) Clustering
3 35 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 33 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (2.16%) DataPower
6 23 (1.78%) Private Cloud
7 22 (1.70%) Equities
8 20 (1.55%) Statistics
9 18 (1.39%) Internet of Things
10 17 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.31%) Wiki
11 16 (1.24%) Derivative
11 16 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 16 (1.24%) Public Cloud
12 12 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (0.85%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.77%) PlayStation
15 9 (0.70%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1014 (78.36%) Linux
2 363 (28.05%) Unix
3 338 (26.12%) Windows
4 290 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 216 (16.69%) CentOS
6 161 (12.44%) Ubuntu
7 93 (7.19%) Windows Server
8 71 (5.49%) Solaris
9 64 (4.95%) AIX
10 48 (3.71%) SUSE
11 47 (3.63%) Debian
11 47 (3.63%) Oracle Linux
12 41 (3.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 31 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (1.24%) Android
15 15 (1.16%) Mac OS X
16 13 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.85%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.77%) Apple iOS
19 8 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (42.58%) DevOps
2 466 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
3 338 (26.12%) Configuration Management
4 320 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
5 157 (12.13%) Scrum
6 155 (11.98%) Continuous Delivery
7 152 (11.75%) Open Source
8 114 (8.81%) ITIL
9 106 (8.19%) High Availability
10 86 (6.65%) Build Automation
10 86 (6.65%) TDD
11 83 (6.41%) Software Engineering
12 74 (5.72%) Load Balancing
13 61 (4.71%) Migration
14 52 (4.02%) Unit Testing
15 51 (3.94%) OO
16 46 (3.55%) Release Management
17 44 (3.40%) Web Operations
18 41 (3.17%) Automated Testing
19 37 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 776 (59.97%) Python
2 554 (42.81%) Perl
3 539 (41.65%) Java
4 411 (31.76%) Ruby
5 209 (16.15%) Shell Script
6 204 (15.77%) SQL
7 152 (11.75%) PowerShell
8 147 (11.36%) JavaScript
9 129 (9.97%) PHP
10 127 (9.81%) C++
11 123 (9.51%) Korn
12 92 (7.11%) C
13 56 (4.33%) AWK
14 46 (3.55%) C#
15 40 (3.09%) Go
15 40 (3.09%) sed
16 36 (2.78%) Groovy
17 31 (2.40%) C-shell
18 29 (2.24%) PL/SQL
19 26 (2.01%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 180 (13.91%) Security Cleared
2 106 (8.19%) SC Cleared
3 68 (5.26%) Degree
4 60 (4.64%) DV Cleared
5 40 (3.09%) ISTQB
6 22 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (1.39%) ISEB
8 17 (1.31%) RHCE
9 15 (1.16%) CCNP
10 13 (1.00%) CCNA
11 10 (0.77%) AWS Certification
11 10 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (0.70%) RHCSA
13 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.46%) RHCA
15 5 (0.39%) MCSE
15 5 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
16 4 (0.31%) CISSP
17 3 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.32%) QA
2 30 (2.32%) SLA
3 13 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.46%) MiFID
6 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 227 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 148 (11.44%) Docker
3 103 (7.96%) vSphere
4 61 (4.71%) Active Directory
5 49 (3.79%) Samba
6 47 (3.63%) VMware ESXi
7 46 (3.55%) NFS
8 33 (2.55%) vCloud
9 28 (2.16%) KVM
10 21 (1.62%) VMware ESX
10 21 (1.62%) Xen
11 20 (1.55%) iptables
12 19 (1.47%) XenServer
13 17 (1.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 16 (1.24%) Veritas File System
15 14 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 9 (0.70%) Sendmail
16 9 (0.70%) Squid
17 8 (0.62%) Postfix
18 7 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 516 (39.88%) Puppet
2 301 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
3 218 (16.85%) Ansible
4 92 (7.11%) Nagios
5 78 (6.03%) ZABBIX
6 35 (2.70%) logstash
7 34 (2.63%) HAProxy
7 34 (2.63%) Salt
8 32 (2.47%) Cacti
8 32 (2.47%) Kubernetes
9 30 (2.32%) Tivoli
10 28 (2.16%) Terraform
11 27 (2.09%) Graphite
12 26 (2.01%) Cobbler
13 15 (1.16%) CFEngine
14 14 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
15 13 (1.00%) Packer
15 13 (1.00%) Xymon
16 12 (0.93%) Kibana
16 12 (0.93%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 294 (22.72%) VMware
2 284 (21.95%) Oracle
3 267 (20.63%) Red Hat
4 83 (6.41%) Microsoft
5 80 (6.18%) Cisco
6 66 (5.10%) Splunk
7 63 (4.87%) IBM
8 62 (4.79%) HP
9 47 (3.63%) Atlassian
10 38 (2.94%) NetApp
11 28 (2.16%) F5
11 28 (2.16%) Sybase
11 28 (2.16%) Veritas
12 27 (2.09%) EMC
13 25 (1.93%) Google
14 23 (1.78%) Rackspace
15 20 (1.55%) SaltStack
15 20 (1.55%) webMethods
16 19 (1.47%) Sun
17 17 (1.31%) Citrix
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day Contract
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Contract
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £281 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + depending experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £60 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
AAP3
Rate: £55 - £60 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £401 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Syntax Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
AAP3
Rate: £55 - £60 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Rate: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago