The table below looks at the statistics for Bourne shell skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bourne shell over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bourne shell
Rank 580 579 558
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 13 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.035% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.062% 0.096% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 3
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£263 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £328 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £529 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £350 £500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
20862 20792 17884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.33% 36.88% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13523 13416 11005
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 486 638
Average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

Bourne shell
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Bourne shell Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bourne shell
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK.

Bourne shell Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Bourne shell
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Bourne shell Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Bourne shell
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK.

Bourne shell Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Bourne shell
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 13 £263 -41.66% 3
South East -11 9 £263 -0.94%
East of England - 3 £363 -
Basingstoke - 2 £350 -
Hampshire - 2 £350 -
Berkshire - 1 £260 -
Scotland - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leicester - - - -
London - - - - 2

Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Bourne shell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bourne shell.

1 8 (50.00%) Perl
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) SSH
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) Solaris
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) Sun
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) EMC
5 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (25.00%) LDAP
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) C
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) LINQ
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework

Bourne shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Bourne shell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bourne shell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SSH
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) LDAP
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 2 (12.50%) Bazaar
2 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) WinRunner
3 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Tester
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) LINQ
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Solaris
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) HPUX
5 2 (12.50%) SUSE
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Web Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Management
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Perl
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (25.00%) C
6 3 (18.75%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) Korn
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) C-shell
7 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (6.25%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) HNC
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 3 (18.75%) NFS
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (12.50%) YaST
1 2 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Sun
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Sybase
5 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) BMC
5 2 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (6.25%) Isilon
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
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