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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 164 220 235
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +15
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 786 617 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.59% 1.12% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.89% 2.90% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 419 379
Median daily rate £475 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -3.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £34.03 £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £58.50 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -3.15%

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
20194 21255 21257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.74% 38.56% 37.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13845 14485 14460
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 542 419
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.38 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +40 733 £488 +13.37% 213
London +39 495 £500 +11.11% 105
South East +57 81 £463 +23.33% 30
City of London -14 62 £500 +11.98% 22
South West -4 45 £481 +6.94% 16
North West +28 43 £423 +5.62% 17
Scotland +34 35 £400 +14.28% 9
Yorkshire +10 28 £430 +9.55% 10
Manchester +13 27 £413 +3.12% 12
Croydon -3 21 £515 +8.42%
Berkshire +3 18 £463 +23.33% 10
Gloucestershire 0 17 £500 +5.26% 4
Hampshire +30 15 £410 -11.35% 2
Glasgow +18 15 £413 +3.12% 2
West Yorkshire +11 15 £408 +5.50% 7
Leeds +10 15 £408 +3.82% 7
East of England -15 15 £388 +4.72% 16
Sheffield -4 14 £450 - 2
South Yorkshire -5 14 £450 +2.85% 2
Wiltshire +4 13 £488 +31.75% 2
Surrey +26 11 £368 +8.08% 7
Oxfordshire +4 11 £508 +31.09% 5
Kent +11 10 £613 -
Lancashire +4 10 £450 - 3
Reading +3 10 £475 +15.50% 9
Bristol +12 9 £365 - 5
Swindon +4 9 £475 +28.37% 2
Canary Wharf +1 9 £500 +11.11%
West Midlands -3 9 £475 - 10
Ayr - 9 £250 -

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 1123 (78.20%) Linux
2 905 (63.02%) Python
3 758 (52.79%) DevOps
4 673 (46.87%) Puppet
5 534 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
6 518 (36.07%) Perl
7 476 (33.15%) Jenkins
8 460 (32.03%) Ruby
9 450 (31.34%) Ansible
10 435 (30.29%) Amazon AWS
11 433 (30.15%) Java
12 366 (25.49%) Docker
13 364 (25.35%) Continuous Integration
14 359 (25.00%) VMware
15 349 (24.30%) Unix
16 334 (23.26%) Git (software)
17 320 (22.28%) Configuration Management
18 316 (22.01%) Red Hat
19 314 (21.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 286 (19.92%) Opscode Chef
21 251 (17.48%) Apache
22 248 (17.27%) CentOS
23 238 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
24 230 (16.02%) Security Cleared
25 229 (15.95%) Windows
26 205 (14.28%) MySQL
27 194 (13.51%) Oracle
28 192 (13.37%) PowerShell
29 180 (12.53%) Tomcat
30 179 (12.47%) 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
1 251 (17.48%) Apache
2 180 (12.53%) Tomcat
3 115 (8.01%) OpenStack
4 107 (7.45%) nginx
5 78 (5.43%) Confluence
6 58 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
7 53 (3.69%) IIS
8 50 (3.48%) JBoss
9 45 (3.13%) WebSphere
10 44 (3.06%) Jetty
11 37 (2.58%) Apache Spark
12 28 (1.95%) Mule ESB
13 27 (1.88%) WildFly
14 26 (1.81%) WebLogic
15 24 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
15 24 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (1.25%) Tuxedo
17 17 (1.18%) Apache Pig
18 16 (1.11%) Apache Solr
19 15 (1.04%) CloudStack
Applications
1 17 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.070%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.070%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.070%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 18 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.21%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.14%) Documaker
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.070%) Exstream
4 1 (0.070%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.070%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.070%) Maximo
4 1 (0.070%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.070%) Summit
4 1 (0.070%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 435 (30.29%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
4 72 (5.01%) Amazon S3
5 70 (4.87%) GitHub
6 54 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
7 41 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 40 (2.79%) IaaS
9 37 (2.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 32 (2.23%) Route 53
11 29 (2.02%) PaaS
12 27 (1.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 27 (1.88%) Amazon ELB
13 18 (1.25%) SaaS
14 16 (1.11%) Heroku
15 14 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 14 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
15 14 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
16 12 (0.84%) G Suite
17 8 (0.56%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 164 (11.42%) TCP/IP
2 161 (11.21%) DNS
3 145 (10.10%) Firewall
4 99 (6.89%) LDAP
5 96 (6.69%) VPN
6 82 (5.71%) HTTP
7 79 (5.50%) SSL
8 72 (5.01%) SAN
9 48 (3.34%) Internet
10 46 (3.20%) Reverse Proxy
11 43 (2.99%) iSCSI
12 37 (2.58%) WAN
13 34 (2.37%) Kerberos
14 31 (2.16%) SSH
15 29 (2.02%) DHCP
16 25 (1.74%) FTP
16 25 (1.74%) SNMP
17 23 (1.60%) X.509
18 22 (1.53%) VLAN
19 21 (1.46%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (14.28%) MySQL
2 133 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
3 120 (8.36%) NoSQL
4 96 (6.69%) Hadoop
5 86 (5.99%) Big Data
6 70 (4.87%) MongoDB
7 69 (4.81%) Relational Database
8 60 (4.18%) SQL Server
9 57 (3.97%) Oracle Database
10 56 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
11 37 (2.58%) Apache Hive
11 37 (2.58%) RDBMS
12 34 (2.37%) Redis
13 32 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (1.11%) HBase
16 15 (1.04%) Sqoop
17 13 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
18 12 (0.84%) DB2
18 12 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 476 (33.15%) Jenkins
2 334 (23.26%) Git (software)
3 116 (8.08%) Maven
4 112 (7.80%) JIRA
5 70 (4.87%) Vagrant
6 67 (4.67%) Subversion
7 59 (4.11%) Selenium
8 58 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 55 (3.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 55 (3.83%) GitLab
10 52 (3.62%) TeamCity
11 48 (3.34%) Gerrit
12 44 (3.06%) Mercurial
13 37 (2.58%) Ant
13 37 (2.58%) Hudson
13 37 (2.58%) SonarQube
14 34 (2.37%) Gradle
15 32 (2.23%) Cucumber
16 29 (2.02%) Bitbucket
17 27 (1.88%) Artifactory
General
1 179 (12.47%) Finance
2 79 (5.50%) Banking
3 34 (2.37%) Retail
4 33 (2.30%) Marketing
5 32 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 19 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.25%) Electronics
9 17 (1.18%) Front Office
10 14 (0.97%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.91%) Back Office
11 13 (0.91%) Games
12 11 (0.77%) Publishing
13 4 (0.28%) Advertising
14 3 (0.21%) Billing
14 3 (0.21%) Law
15 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.070%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.070%) German Language
16 1 (0.070%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 472 (32.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 203 (14.14%) Administrator
3 199 (13.86%) Developer
4 185 (12.88%) Linux Engineer
5 154 (10.72%) Systems Administrator
6 129 (8.98%) AWS DevOps
7 113 (7.87%) Linux Administrator
8 112 (7.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 102 (7.10%) AWS Engineer
10 95 (6.62%) Consultant
11 94 (6.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 82 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 80 (5.57%) DevOps Consultant
14 74 (5.15%) Senior DevOps
15 60 (4.18%) Java Developer
16 52 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
17 46 (3.20%) Analyst
18 45 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 44 (3.06%) Cloud Engineer
20 43 (2.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (11.91%) Web Services
2 130 (9.05%) LAMP
3 77 (5.36%) LAPP Stack
4 69 (4.81%) HTML
4 69 (4.81%) JSON
5 67 (4.67%) RabbitMQ
6 61 (4.25%) ELK Stack
7 59 (4.11%) LEMP Stack
7 59 (4.11%) REST
8 51 (3.55%) .NET
9 50 (3.48%) XML
10 47 (3.27%) Node.js
11 44 (3.06%) Spring
12 42 (2.92%) SOAP
13 38 (2.65%) J2EE
14 37 (2.58%) CSS
15 34 (2.37%) Middleware
15 34 (2.37%) RESTful
16 32 (2.23%) AngularJS
17 27 (1.88%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 75 (5.22%) Clustering
2 69 (4.81%) Public Cloud
3 48 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 34 (2.37%) Data Centre
6 32 (2.23%) Algorithms
7 30 (2.09%) Private Cloud
8 20 (1.39%) Virtual Team
9 17 (1.18%) Hedge funds
10 16 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.11%) Replication
11 15 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.04%) Wiki
12 13 (0.91%) Fintech
12 13 (0.91%) Mathematics
12 13 (0.91%) User Experience
13 12 (0.84%) Credit Risk
14 11 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
14 11 (0.77%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1123 (78.20%) Linux
2 349 (24.30%) Unix
3 314 (21.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 248 (17.27%) CentOS
5 229 (15.95%) Windows
6 138 (9.61%) Ubuntu
7 78 (5.43%) Solaris
8 54 (3.76%) Windows Server
9 47 (3.27%) AIX
9 47 (3.27%) SUSE
10 40 (2.79%) Oracle Linux
11 31 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (1.81%) Debian
13 23 (1.60%) Android
14 20 (1.39%) Mac OS X
15 18 (1.25%) HPUX
16 17 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (1.04%) Apple iOS
18 12 (0.84%) Fedora
18 12 (0.84%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 758 (52.79%) DevOps
2 534 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
3 364 (25.35%) Continuous Integration
4 320 (22.28%) Configuration Management
5 176 (12.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 159 (11.07%) Scrum
7 147 (10.24%) Load Balancing
8 143 (9.96%) Open Source
9 112 (7.80%) ITIL
10 71 (4.94%) Software Engineering
11 70 (4.87%) High Availability
11 70 (4.87%) TDD
12 64 (4.46%) Migration
13 63 (4.39%) Performance Tuning
14 61 (4.25%) Mentoring
15 57 (3.97%) E-Commerce
16 52 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
17 46 (3.20%) Analytics
18 44 (3.06%) Continuous Deployment
19 43 (2.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 905 (63.02%) Python
2 518 (36.07%) Perl
3 460 (32.03%) Ruby
4 433 (30.15%) Java
5 192 (13.37%) PowerShell
6 176 (12.26%) SQL
7 166 (11.56%) JavaScript
8 153 (10.65%) PHP
9 147 (10.24%) Shell Script
10 109 (7.59%) C
11 96 (6.69%) Korn
12 92 (6.41%) C++
13 71 (4.94%) Scala
14 52 (3.62%) C#
15 40 (2.79%) Go
16 32 (2.23%) C-shell
17 26 (1.81%) Groovy
18 23 (1.60%) R
19 22 (1.53%) PL/SQL
20 18 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 230 (16.02%) Security Cleared
2 126 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 76 (5.29%) DV Cleared
4 53 (3.69%) Degree
5 21 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (1.11%) RHCE
8 15 (1.04%) CCNP
9 14 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.84%) CCNA
10 12 (0.84%) MCSE
10 12 (0.84%) RHCA
11 10 (0.70%) CCA
11 10 (0.70%) ISEB
11 10 (0.70%) RHCSA
12 8 (0.56%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.28%) BC Cleared
14 4 (0.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.51%) QA
2 9 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.28%) SDET
5 3 (0.21%) HL7
5 3 (0.21%) SLA
6 1 (0.070%) FATCA
6 1 (0.070%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.070%) JTAG
6 1 (0.070%) MISRA
6 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 366 (25.49%) Docker
2 238 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (4.94%) Active Directory
4 62 (4.32%) Virtual Machines
5 61 (4.25%) Xen
6 58 (4.04%) vSphere
7 50 (3.48%) NFS
8 35 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (2.30%) KVM
10 30 (2.09%) Samba
11 26 (1.81%) iptables
12 25 (1.74%) GlusterFS
12 25 (1.74%) XenServer
13 22 (1.53%) vCloud
14 18 (1.25%) GFS2
14 18 (1.25%) Hyper-V
14 18 (1.25%) OCFS2
15 17 (1.18%) Apache Flume
15 17 (1.18%) VMware ESX
16 15 (1.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 673 (46.87%) Puppet
2 450 (31.34%) Ansible
3 286 (19.92%) Opscode Chef
4 123 (8.57%) Kubernetes
5 115 (8.01%) Terraform
6 101 (7.03%) Nagios
7 75 (5.22%) HAProxy
8 62 (4.32%) logstash
9 59 (4.11%) Kibana
10 55 (3.83%) ZABBIX
11 44 (3.06%) Salt
12 31 (2.16%) SELinux
13 29 (2.02%) CFEngine
14 21 (1.46%) Cobbler
14 21 (1.46%) SCCM
15 20 (1.39%) WSUS
15 20 (1.39%) Zenoss
16 18 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
17 16 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
17 16 (1.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 359 (25.00%) VMware
2 316 (22.01%) Red Hat
3 194 (13.51%) Oracle
4 80 (5.57%) IBM
5 73 (5.08%) HP
6 72 (5.01%) Microsoft
7 52 (3.62%) Atlassian
8 48 (3.34%) SaltStack
9 47 (3.27%) Splunk
10 41 (2.86%) Google
11 36 (2.51%) EMC
12 28 (1.95%) Sun
13 27 (1.88%) Cisco
14 25 (1.74%) Rackspace
15 24 (1.67%) NetApp
15 24 (1.67%) Veritas
16 23 (1.60%) New Relic
17 20 (1.39%) Citrix
18 19 (1.32%) Dell
18 19 (1.32%) SAP
London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £66,500 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Networkers
Rate: £42.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
iKas International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
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Southend-On-Sea
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £303.07 per day
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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