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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 190 258 290
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +32
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 730 494 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.36% 0.88% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.50% 2.32% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 314 261
Median daily rate £450 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +14.28%

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
20883 21303 20363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.84% 37.98% 37.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14340 14218 13302
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 £263
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 452 433 438
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 +66 681 £450 +9.09% 212
London +105 411 £475 +5.55% 113
South East +18 92 £413 -8.33% 33
City of London +44 52 £475 +5.55% 31
North West +19 51 £426 +21.57% 8
Yorkshire -22 42 £478 +24.02% 13
Scotland +5 35 £360 +10.76% 3
North East -37 32 £330 +25.71% 1
South West +3 30 £438 +9.37% 18
Tyne and Wear -48 29 £330 +25.71%
Newcastle upon Tyne -53 29 £330 +25.71%
Lancashire +18 26 £438 -7.84%
Gloucestershire +6 25 £444 +7.57% 7
West Yorkshire -28 25 £420 +9.09% 9
Hampshire +17 24 £400 -1.17% 7
Leeds -34 22 £410 +6.49% 8
Blackpool +14 19 £450 +38.46%
South Yorkshire +5 17 £500 +25.00% 4
Sheffield -8 17 £500 +25.00% 3
Erskine - 17 £345 -
Renfrewshire - 17 £345 -
Surrey +1 16 £425 +9.67% 7
Buckinghamshire +20 15 £235 -51.29%
Milton Keynes +16 15 £235 -32.85%
East of England -9 14 £431 +32.69% 10
Manchester -3 13 £425 +19.71% 4
Berkshire -14 12 £425 -9.57% 14
East Sussex +9 11 £350 -
Croydon -4 10 £480 +12.94%
Cheshire -3 9 £403 +15.00% 2

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1076 (80.96%) Linux
2 784 (58.99%) Python
3 626 (47.10%) DevOps
4 585 (44.02%) Perl
5 555 (41.76%) Puppet
6 524 (39.43%) Java
7 450 (33.86%) Jenkins
8 436 (32.81%) Ruby
9 435 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
10 394 (29.65%) Amazon AWS
11 385 (28.97%) Unix
12 360 (27.09%) Windows
13 334 (25.13%) Opscode Chef
14 330 (24.83%) Git (software)
15 315 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
16 299 (22.50%) Ansible
17 292 (21.97%) Red Hat
18 291 (21.90%) Configuration Management
19 273 (20.54%) Oracle
20 270 (20.32%) VMware
21 260 (19.56%) Apache
22 247 (18.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 230 (17.31%) SQL
24 211 (15.88%) Docker
25 208 (15.65%) MySQL
26 207 (15.58%) DNS
27 204 (15.35%) Finance
28 201 (15.12%) Shell Script
28 201 (15.12%) PowerShell
29 188 (14.15%) 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
1 260 (19.56%) Apache
2 172 (12.94%) Tomcat
3 132 (9.93%) OpenStack
4 84 (6.32%) IIS
5 76 (5.72%) Confluence
6 69 (5.19%) WebSphere
7 67 (5.04%) nginx
8 64 (4.82%) JBoss
9 55 (4.14%) Cloud Foundry
10 34 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
11 29 (2.18%) Jetty
12 27 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
13 26 (1.96%) Tuxedo
14 23 (1.73%) WebLogic
15 17 (1.28%) SAS
16 10 (0.75%) Mule ESB
17 9 (0.68%) CloudStack
17 9 (0.68%) MS Exchange
18 8 (0.60%) Mule
19 7 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 28 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.68%) 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 7 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.075%) BigMachines
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%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.075%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 394 (29.65%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (4.74%) PaaS
4 57 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
5 48 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
6 47 (3.54%) GitHub
7 41 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
8 37 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 36 (2.71%) IaaS
10 32 (2.41%) Heroku
11 25 (1.88%) Amazon S3
12 18 (1.35%) SaaS
12 18 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 17 (1.28%) Google App Engine
14 12 (0.90%) Google Apps
15 11 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (0.75%) Amazon Glacier
16 10 (0.75%) OpenShift
17 6 (0.45%) Route 53
18 5 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 207 (15.58%) DNS
2 144 (10.84%) TCP/IP
3 118 (8.88%) Firewall
4 98 (7.37%) SAN
5 76 (5.72%) HTTP
6 70 (5.27%) SSL
7 69 (5.19%) LDAP
8 65 (4.89%) WAN
9 54 (4.06%) iSCSI
10 41 (3.09%) FTP
11 38 (2.86%) DHCP
11 38 (2.86%) SSH
12 37 (2.78%) VPN
13 36 (2.71%) Internet
14 29 (2.18%) LAN
15 24 (1.81%) SNMP
16 21 (1.58%) SMTP
17 20 (1.50%) IPsec
18 17 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
19 14 (1.05%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (15.65%) MySQL
2 112 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
3 79 (5.94%) Relational Database
4 77 (5.79%) SQL Server
5 74 (5.57%) MongoDB
5 74 (5.57%) Oracle Database
6 58 (4.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 55 (4.14%) Hadoop
7 55 (4.14%) RDBMS
8 51 (3.84%) NoSQL
9 50 (3.76%) Redis
10 43 (3.24%) Big Data
11 19 (1.43%) DB2
12 18 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.98%) HPCC
15 10 (0.75%) Apache Hive
15 10 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (0.68%) Informix
17 8 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 450 (33.86%) Jenkins
2 330 (24.83%) Git (software)
3 151 (11.36%) Maven
4 127 (9.56%) JIRA
5 70 (5.27%) TeamCity
6 65 (4.89%) Subversion
7 55 (4.14%) Selenium
8 50 (3.76%) Hudson
9 49 (3.69%) Vagrant
10 46 (3.46%) Sonatype Nexus
11 37 (2.78%) Ant
12 36 (2.71%) Artifactory
13 35 (2.63%) SonarQube
14 32 (2.41%) Travis CI
15 30 (2.26%) JUnit
16 29 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 26 (1.96%) Cucumber
18 22 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
19 21 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
20 20 (1.50%) Mocha
General
1 204 (15.35%) Finance
2 94 (7.07%) Banking
3 28 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 25 (1.88%) Games
5 21 (1.58%) Marketing
6 20 (1.50%) Financial Institution
6 20 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 20 (1.50%) Legal
6 20 (1.50%) Retail
7 16 (1.20%) Back Office
7 16 (1.20%) Publishing
8 14 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.83%) Front Office
10 6 (0.45%) Electronics
11 4 (0.30%) Advertising
11 4 (0.30%) German Language
12 3 (0.23%) French Language
12 3 (0.23%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.15%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 390 (29.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 216 (16.25%) Developer
3 211 (15.88%) Linux Engineer
4 125 (9.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 112 (8.43%) Administrator
6 82 (6.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 80 (6.02%) Analyst
8 77 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
9 76 (5.72%) AWS DevOps
9 76 (5.72%) AWS Engineer
10 70 (5.27%) Systems Engineer
11 69 (5.19%) Linux Administrator
12 65 (4.89%) Java Developer
13 54 (4.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 53 (3.99%) Consultant
15 51 (3.84%) Unix Engineer
16 49 (3.69%) Automation Engineer
17 46 (3.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 44 (3.31%) Cloud Engineer
19 41 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (11.89%) Web Services
2 121 (9.10%) LAMP
3 78 (5.87%) HTML
4 67 (5.04%) XML
5 62 (4.67%) LAPP Stack
6 58 (4.36%) RabbitMQ
7 45 (3.39%) .NET
8 44 (3.31%) Middleware
8 44 (3.31%) REST
9 42 (3.16%) JSON
10 39 (2.93%) Node.js
11 38 (2.86%) CSS
12 36 (2.71%) J2EE
12 36 (2.71%) LEMP Stack
13 34 (2.56%) Spring
14 32 (2.41%) WebSphere MQ
15 29 (2.18%) SOAP
16 28 (2.11%) ELK Stack
17 23 (1.73%) HTML5
18 22 (1.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 86 (6.47%) Clustering
2 44 (3.31%) Data Centre
3 34 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 27 (2.03%) DataPower
5 26 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (1.66%) Computer Science
6 22 (1.66%) Private Cloud
7 21 (1.58%) Management Information System
8 19 (1.43%) Equities
9 18 (1.35%) Wiki
10 17 (1.28%) Derivative
10 17 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.20%) Virtual Team
12 14 (1.05%) Hedge funds
13 13 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (0.90%) Statistics
15 11 (0.83%) Device Driver
16 10 (0.75%) Fixed Income
16 10 (0.75%) MPEG
16 10 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1076 (80.96%) Linux
2 385 (28.97%) Unix
3 360 (27.09%) Windows
4 247 (18.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 188 (14.15%) CentOS
6 133 (10.01%) Ubuntu
7 105 (7.90%) Windows Server
8 60 (4.51%) AIX
8 60 (4.51%) Solaris
9 47 (3.54%) SUSE
10 42 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (3.01%) Debian
12 39 (2.93%) Oracle Linux
13 28 (2.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 25 (1.88%) Mac OS X
15 22 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (1.58%) Android
17 14 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (0.90%) Mac OS
19 11 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 626 (47.10%) DevOps
2 435 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
4 291 (21.90%) Configuration Management
5 182 (13.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 166 (12.49%) Open Source
7 159 (11.96%) ITIL
8 120 (9.03%) Scrum
9 93 (7.00%) TDD
10 89 (6.70%) High Availability
11 71 (5.34%) Migration
12 70 (5.27%) Load Balancing
13 68 (5.12%) Software Engineering
14 66 (4.97%) Unit Testing
15 59 (4.44%) Web Operations
16 45 (3.39%) Release Management
17 44 (3.31%) OO
18 39 (2.93%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (2.93%) Project Management
19 38 (2.86%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 784 (58.99%) Python
2 585 (44.02%) Perl
3 524 (39.43%) Java
4 436 (32.81%) Ruby
5 230 (17.31%) SQL
6 201 (15.12%) PowerShell
6 201 (15.12%) Shell Script
7 153 (11.51%) PHP
8 128 (9.63%) JavaScript
9 125 (9.41%) Korn
10 102 (7.67%) C++
11 90 (6.77%) C
12 58 (4.36%) Go
13 49 (3.69%) C-shell
14 39 (2.93%) C#
15 38 (2.86%) Groovy
15 38 (2.86%) PL/SQL
16 34 (2.56%) AWK
17 28 (2.11%) COBOL
18 26 (1.96%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 163 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 93 (7.00%) SC Cleared
3 56 (4.21%) Degree
4 47 (3.54%) DV Cleared
5 28 (2.11%) ISTQB
6 21 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (1.28%) RHCE
9 14 (1.05%) CCNA
9 14 (1.05%) CCNP
9 14 (1.05%) MCSE
10 12 (0.90%) ISEB
11 11 (0.83%) AWS Certification
12 10 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (0.60%) RHCSA
14 7 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.53%) RHCA
15 6 (0.45%) CISSP
15 6 (0.45%) MCTS
15 6 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.26%) QA
2 21 (1.58%) SLA
3 13 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.15%) WAI
6 1 (0.075%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.075%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 211 (15.88%) Docker
2 182 (13.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (8.05%) vSphere
4 93 (7.00%) Active Directory
5 53 (3.99%) VMware ESXi
6 51 (3.84%) Samba
7 48 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
8 34 (2.56%) vCloud
9 30 (2.26%) NFS
10 26 (1.96%) Hyper-V
10 26 (1.96%) KVM
11 23 (1.73%) Xen
12 20 (1.50%) VMware ESX
13 18 (1.35%) XenServer
14 16 (1.20%) iptables
15 11 (0.83%) GlusterFS
15 11 (0.83%) VirtualBox
16 8 (0.60%) GFS2
16 8 (0.60%) OCFS2
16 8 (0.60%) Squid
Systems Management
1 555 (41.76%) Puppet
2 334 (25.13%) Opscode Chef
3 299 (22.50%) Ansible
4 130 (9.78%) Nagios
5 58 (4.36%) Kubernetes
6 49 (3.69%) logstash
7 47 (3.54%) ZABBIX
8 41 (3.09%) HAProxy
9 35 (2.63%) Terraform
10 34 (2.56%) Kibana
11 32 (2.41%) Cacti
12 29 (2.18%) Salt
13 28 (2.11%) Cobbler
14 27 (2.03%) Tivoli
15 20 (1.50%) CFEngine
16 18 (1.35%) Packer
16 18 (1.35%) Zenoss
17 17 (1.28%) Control-M
17 17 (1.28%) SCCM
18 16 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 292 (21.97%) Red Hat
2 273 (20.54%) Oracle
3 270 (20.32%) VMware
4 103 (7.75%) Microsoft
5 78 (5.87%) Splunk
6 58 (4.36%) IBM
7 57 (4.29%) Google
8 55 (4.14%) HP
9 54 (4.06%) Cisco
10 37 (2.78%) Atlassian
10 37 (2.78%) SaltStack
11 31 (2.33%) Citrix
12 30 (2.26%) Rackspace
13 26 (1.96%) Apple
13 26 (1.96%) EMC
13 26 (1.96%) Micro Focus
14 24 (1.81%) Sybase
15 23 (1.73%) F5
16 21 (1.58%) NetApp
17 20 (1.50%) webMethods
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £600 - £900 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Contract
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Rate: Up to £400 per day Maximum £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago