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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bash Shell
UK
Rank 177 197 250
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +53
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 664 653 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.46% 1.26% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.60% 3.29% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 429 313
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 3
Median hourly rate £33.75 £50.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +163.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £34.65 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £55.00 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £50.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +135.29%

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
18446 19864 19532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.67% 38.19% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12706 13500 12868
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 486 416
Median hourly rate £41.82 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.55% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £18.60 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +13 625 £475 +5.55% 228
London +43 413 £500 +5.26% 118
South East +8 80 £463 +2.77% 38
City of London -1 60 £469 +0.26% 29
Yorkshire -11 43 £450 +5.88% 18
Berkshire +12 32 £500 +11.73% 18
South West -6 30 £463 +2.77% 12
West Yorkshire -12 28 £438 +2.94% 12
Leeds -15 27 £438 +2.94% 12
North West -4 25 £425 +6.25% 8
Hampshire +16 24 £435 +33.84% 5
Reading -7 22 £500 +11.73% 11
Manchester -6 20 £413 +3.12% 6
Scotland +33 18 £413 +3.12% 2
East of England +3 14 £375 -10.44% 21
Surrey +17 13 £388 -35.41% 7
Croydon +5 13 £470 +4.44% 1
Sheffield -1 13 £438 +10.06% 3
South Yorkshire -1 13 £438 +10.06% 3
Hertfordshire +8 12 £340 -28.42% 5
Edinburgh +26 11 £463 - 1
West Midlands +6 11 £490 +8.88% 7
Gloucestershire -17 9 £475 +3.26% 3
Bristol +12 7 £250 -36.70% 5
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £335 - 1
Somerset - 7 £350 - 2
Bath - 6 £350 - 1
Winchester +4 5 £435 -
Glasgow +3 5 £400 +1.26% 1
Bracknell - 5 £450 - 1

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1111 (76.89%) Linux
2 924 (63.94%) Python
3 731 (50.59%) DevOps
4 650 (44.98%) Puppet
5 500 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
6 494 (34.19%) Jenkins
7 475 (32.87%) Ruby
8 467 (32.32%) Perl
9 464 (32.11%) Ansible
10 451 (31.21%) Amazon AWS
11 440 (30.45%) Java
12 393 (27.20%) Docker
13 384 (26.57%) Git (software)
14 359 (24.84%) Unix
15 357 (24.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 347 (24.01%) Configuration Management
17 334 (23.11%) Continuous Integration
18 310 (21.45%) Red Hat
19 303 (20.97%) VMware
20 268 (18.55%) Opscode Chef
21 237 (16.40%) CentOS
22 222 (15.36%) Security Cleared
23 211 (14.60%) Finance
24 203 (14.05%) SQL
25 202 (13.98%) Windows
25 202 (13.98%) Apache
26 200 (13.84%) VMware Infrastructure
27 182 (12.60%) Oracle
28 181 (12.53%) JavaScript
29 180 (12.46%) PowerShell

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
1 202 (13.98%) Apache
2 165 (11.42%) Tomcat
3 97 (6.71%) nginx
4 84 (5.81%) Confluence
5 70 (4.84%) OpenStack
6 66 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
7 59 (4.08%) WebSphere
8 57 (3.94%) JBoss
9 46 (3.18%) Apache Spark
10 45 (3.11%) IIS
11 40 (2.77%) WebSphere Application Server
12 34 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
13 26 (1.80%) Jetty
14 23 (1.59%) Apache Geronimo
14 23 (1.59%) Apache TomEE
15 21 (1.45%) Apache Pig
15 21 (1.45%) WebLogic
16 20 (1.38%) Mule ESB
17 18 (1.25%) Apache Solr
17 18 (1.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.069%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.069%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.069%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.21%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.069%) Exstream
6 1 (0.069%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.069%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.069%) Maximo
6 1 (0.069%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.069%) Summit
6 1 (0.069%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 451 (31.21%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (5.54%) Amazon EC2
4 76 (5.26%) Amazon S3
5 68 (4.71%) GitHub
6 61 (4.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 49 (3.39%) IaaS
8 45 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
8 45 (3.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 37 (2.56%) Route 53
10 36 (2.49%) Amazon ELB
11 34 (2.35%) PaaS
12 30 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 22 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
14 21 (1.45%) Heroku
15 18 (1.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 17 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
16 17 (1.18%) SaaS
17 15 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
18 12 (0.83%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 154 (10.66%) TCP/IP
2 152 (10.52%) Firewall
3 140 (9.69%) DNS
4 107 (7.40%) HTTP
4 107 (7.40%) LDAP
5 90 (6.23%) SSL
6 66 (4.57%) SAN
7 64 (4.43%) VPN
8 52 (3.60%) Internet
9 48 (3.32%) SSH
10 35 (2.42%) Kerberos
11 32 (2.21%) Reverse Proxy
12 24 (1.66%) DHCP
13 22 (1.52%) AMQP
14 21 (1.45%) Wireshark
15 18 (1.25%) Network Security
16 17 (1.18%) iSCSI
17 16 (1.11%) HTTPS
18 15 (1.04%) ICMP
19 14 (0.97%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (11.56%) MySQL
2 135 (9.34%) Hadoop
3 133 (9.20%) Big Data
4 115 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
5 114 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 72 (4.98%) MongoDB
6 72 (4.98%) SQL Server
7 60 (4.15%) Amazon RDS
8 59 (4.08%) Apache Hive
9 56 (3.88%) Relational Database
10 47 (3.25%) Oracle Database
11 46 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 38 (2.63%) Redis
13 29 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (1.73%) RDBMS
15 20 (1.38%) MariaDB
16 18 (1.25%) DB2
16 18 (1.25%) HBase
17 16 (1.11%) Riak
17 16 (1.11%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 494 (34.19%) Jenkins
2 384 (26.57%) Git (software)
3 141 (9.76%) Maven
4 135 (9.34%) JIRA
5 78 (5.40%) Vagrant
6 69 (4.78%) Selenium
7 66 (4.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 51 (3.53%) Subversion
8 51 (3.53%) TeamCity
9 49 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
10 40 (2.77%) GitLab
11 39 (2.70%) Bitbucket
12 38 (2.63%) Gerrit
13 37 (2.56%) Cucumber
14 35 (2.42%) Hudson
15 32 (2.21%) Mercurial
16 31 (2.15%) Ant
17 29 (2.01%) Artifactory
18 27 (1.87%) JUnit
18 27 (1.87%) SonarQube
General
1 211 (14.60%) Finance
2 101 (6.99%) Banking
3 37 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 32 (2.21%) Marketing
5 31 (2.15%) Retail
6 29 (2.01%) Front Office
7 21 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 15 (1.04%) Electronics
8 15 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.69%) Games
9 10 (0.69%) Publishing
10 9 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.55%) Law
12 6 (0.42%) Back Office
13 3 (0.21%) Advertising
13 3 (0.21%) German Language
14 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.14%) Military
14 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.069%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 482 (33.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 217 (15.02%) Developer
3 164 (11.35%) Administrator
4 140 (9.69%) Linux Engineer
5 136 (9.41%) AWS DevOps
6 124 (8.58%) Systems Administrator
7 119 (8.24%) AWS Engineer
8 106 (7.34%) Linux Administrator
9 89 (6.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 87 (6.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 83 (5.74%) Consultant
12 76 (5.26%) Java Developer
13 75 (5.19%) DevOps Consultant
14 60 (4.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 58 (4.01%) Senior DevOps
16 55 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
17 49 (3.39%) Unix Engineer
18 47 (3.25%) Analyst
18 47 (3.25%) Cloud Engineer
19 46 (3.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (10.80%) Web Services
2 107 (7.40%) LAMP
3 90 (6.23%) HTML
4 83 (5.74%) REST
5 79 (5.47%) JSON
6 73 (5.05%) Elastic Stack
7 71 (4.91%) LAPP Stack
8 65 (4.50%) Kafka
8 65 (4.50%) RabbitMQ
9 61 (4.22%) .NET
10 59 (4.08%) XML
11 57 (3.94%) CSS
12 50 (3.46%) Spring
13 48 (3.32%) LEMP Stack
14 43 (2.98%) Node.js
15 42 (2.91%) SOAP
16 39 (2.70%) J2EE
17 34 (2.35%) AngularJS
17 34 (2.35%) RESTful
18 32 (2.21%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 77 (5.33%) Linux Command Line
2 66 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (4.50%) Clustering
4 49 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 48 (3.32%) Public Cloud
6 38 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 34 (2.35%) Algorithms
8 19 (1.31%) User Experience
9 18 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (1.11%) Virtual Team
11 15 (1.04%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.04%) Fintech
11 15 (1.04%) Replication
12 14 (0.97%) Private Cloud
13 12 (0.83%) Credit Risk
13 12 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
13 12 (0.83%) Equities
14 11 (0.76%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1111 (76.89%) Linux
2 359 (24.84%) Unix
3 357 (24.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 237 (16.40%) CentOS
5 202 (13.98%) Windows
6 148 (10.24%) Ubuntu
7 78 (5.40%) Solaris
8 66 (4.57%) AIX
9 55 (3.81%) Windows Server
10 49 (3.39%) Oracle Linux
10 49 (3.39%) SUSE
11 35 (2.42%) Debian
12 24 (1.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 22 (1.52%) Android
14 20 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (1.18%) Mac OS X
16 15 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (0.97%) Apple iOS
18 11 (0.76%) HPUX
18 11 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (50.59%) DevOps
2 500 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
3 347 (24.01%) Configuration Management
4 334 (23.11%) Continuous Integration
5 163 (11.28%) Open Source
6 159 (11.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 149 (10.31%) Scrum
8 109 (7.54%) Load Balancing
9 82 (5.67%) Software Engineering
10 79 (5.47%) ITIL
11 72 (4.98%) Analytics
11 72 (4.98%) E-Commerce
12 70 (4.84%) High Availability
13 64 (4.43%) Performance Tuning
14 63 (4.36%) Migration
15 62 (4.29%) Microservices
15 62 (4.29%) TDD
16 54 (3.74%) Mentoring
17 49 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
18 42 (2.91%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 924 (63.94%) Python
2 475 (32.87%) Ruby
3 467 (32.32%) Perl
4 440 (30.45%) Java
5 203 (14.05%) SQL
6 181 (12.53%) JavaScript
7 180 (12.46%) PowerShell
8 173 (11.97%) Shell Script
9 124 (8.58%) PHP
10 88 (6.09%) C
11 86 (5.95%) Korn
12 82 (5.67%) C++
13 58 (4.01%) Go
14 57 (3.94%) Scala
15 55 (3.81%) C#
16 32 (2.21%) PL/SQL
17 31 (2.15%) Groovy
18 26 (1.80%) R
19 15 (1.04%) C-shell
20 11 (0.76%) AWK
Qualifications
1 222 (15.36%) Security Cleared
2 146 (10.10%) SC Cleared
3 57 (3.94%) DV Cleared
4 42 (2.91%) Degree
5 21 (1.45%) RHCE
6 13 (0.90%) AWS Certification
7 12 (0.83%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (0.62%) CCNP
8 9 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.62%) ISEB
8 9 (0.62%) MCSE
8 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.48%) RHCA
10 6 (0.42%) CCNA
10 6 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.42%) RHCSA
11 4 (0.28%) CISSP
11 4 (0.28%) MCP
11 4 (0.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.77%) QA
2 11 (0.76%) SLA
3 10 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.21%) SDET
6 1 (0.069%) FATCA
6 1 (0.069%) GCP
6 1 (0.069%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.069%) HL7
6 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.069%) MISRA
6 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 393 (27.20%) Docker
2 200 (13.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (4.98%) Virtual Machines
4 62 (4.29%) vSphere
5 55 (3.81%) Active Directory
6 50 (3.46%) NFS
7 45 (3.11%) Xen
8 31 (2.15%) KVM
8 31 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
9 27 (1.87%) VMware ESX
10 23 (1.59%) XenServer
11 21 (1.45%) HDFS
12 18 (1.25%) Apache Flume
12 18 (1.25%) iptables
13 17 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 16 (1.11%) vCloud
15 14 (0.97%) GlusterFS
16 12 (0.83%) Squid
17 10 (0.69%) Samba
17 10 (0.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 650 (44.98%) Puppet
2 464 (32.11%) Ansible
3 268 (18.55%) Opscode Chef
4 136 (9.41%) Terraform
5 115 (7.96%) Kubernetes
6 90 (6.23%) Nagios
7 62 (4.29%) Salt
8 55 (3.81%) HAProxy
9 48 (3.32%) logstash
10 46 (3.18%) ZABBIX
11 43 (2.98%) Kibana
12 37 (2.56%) SELinux
13 35 (2.42%) Cobbler
14 24 (1.66%) Red Hat Satellite
15 20 (1.38%) Hadoop YARN
16 18 (1.25%) Packer
17 17 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 16 (1.11%) SCCM
19 13 (0.90%) Mesos
19 13 (0.90%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 310 (21.45%) Red Hat
2 303 (20.97%) VMware
3 182 (12.60%) Oracle
4 100 (6.92%) IBM
5 67 (4.64%) HP
6 66 (4.57%) Microsoft
6 66 (4.57%) Splunk
7 63 (4.36%) Google
8 58 (4.01%) SaltStack
9 55 (3.81%) Atlassian
10 38 (2.63%) Veritas
11 32 (2.21%) New Relic
12 30 (2.08%) EMC
13 29 (2.01%) Sun
14 23 (1.59%) Cisco
15 21 (1.45%) Hortonworks
16 19 (1.31%) Cloudera
17 18 (1.25%) NetApp
17 18 (1.25%) Rackspace
18 16 (1.11%) SAP
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
North London
Computer People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £496.15 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £58.76 - £67.15 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate - 12 months
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £295 - £405 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £295 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago