The table below looks at the statistics for Bourne shell skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bourne shell over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bourne shell
Rank 591 625 607
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -18
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 50 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.024% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.064% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 17
Median daily rate £425 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £306 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £390 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £363 £313
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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
20693 20352 19684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.53% 37.55% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14257 13473 13004
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 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 421 468
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Bourne shell
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Bourne shell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +3 31 £425 +17.24% 4
London - 20 £388 - 2
Scotland - 19 - -
Edinburgh - 9 - -
Renfrewshire - 7 - -
Erskine - 7 - -
Surrey -6 6 £425 -
South East -7 6 £425 +30.76%
Camberley - 5 £425 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £320 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £320 - 1
North East - 3 £320 - 1
North West -15 1 £450 +12.50%
South West - 1 £300 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £300 -
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Guildford - 1 £450 -
Cheltenham - 1 £300 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bourne 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 Bourne shell.

1 51 (94.44%) Linux
2 50 (92.59%) Perl
3 40 (74.07%) Korn
3 40 (74.07%) PowerShell
4 39 (72.22%) Java
5 36 (66.67%) Red Hat
5 36 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (59.26%) Finance
7 28 (51.85%) Puppet
8 27 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 27 (50.00%) TeamCity
8 27 (50.00%) Ruby
8 27 (50.00%) Python
8 27 (50.00%) DevOps
9 26 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (48.15%) Bash Shell
10 25 (46.30%) C++
10 25 (46.30%) Windows
11 24 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
11 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (44.44%) Ansible
12 22 (40.74%) Solaris
12 22 (40.74%) HP
12 22 (40.74%) SQL
13 21 (38.89%) IBM
14 20 (37.04%) AIX
15 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
15 19 (35.19%) Configuration Management
15 19 (35.19%) Migration
15 19 (35.19%) Splunk

Bourne 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 12 (22.22%) Apache
2 8 (14.81%) Confluence
2 8 (14.81%) IIS
2 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.26%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.85%) FileNet
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (33.33%) PaaS
3 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) SAN
1 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) Extranet
4 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) Intranet
4 1 (1.85%) IPv6
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) LDAP
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) SSL
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) OLTP
2 1 (1.85%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 27 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 27 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 19 (35.19%) MSBuild
2 19 (35.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (14.81%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.70%) Hudson
4 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.70%) Travis CI
General
1 32 (59.26%) Finance
2 15 (27.78%) Banking
3 9 (16.67%) Legal
4 4 (7.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Administrator
3 12 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (18.52%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 9 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 8 (14.81%) Architect
7 8 (14.81%) AWS Architect
7 8 (14.81%) Azure Architect
7 8 (14.81%) Cloud Architect
7 8 (14.81%) DevOps Architect
7 8 (14.81%) Monitoring Engineer
7 8 (14.81%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) Monitoring Specialist
9 4 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (94.44%) Linux
2 36 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (46.30%) Windows
4 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (40.74%) Solaris
6 20 (37.04%) AIX
7 15 (27.78%) Unix
8 14 (25.93%) HPUX
8 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (24.07%) Windows XP
10 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
11 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
11 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
11 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) DevOps
2 26 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (35.19%) Configuration Management
3 19 (35.19%) Migration
4 14 (25.93%) ITIL
4 14 (25.93%) Service Management
5 13 (24.07%) Release Management
6 7 (12.96%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (12.96%) Server Patching
7 5 (9.26%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) Web Operations
8 3 (5.56%) Change Management
8 3 (5.56%) Project Management
9 2 (3.70%) CRM
9 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.85%) Benchmarking
10 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.85%) ERP
10 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 50 (92.59%) Perl
2 40 (74.07%) Korn
2 40 (74.07%) PowerShell
3 39 (72.22%) Java
4 27 (50.00%) Python
4 27 (50.00%) Ruby
5 26 (48.15%) Bash Shell
6 25 (46.30%) C++
7 22 (40.74%) SQL
8 13 (24.07%) VBScript
9 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.85%) AWK
10 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.85%) PHP
10 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Docker
2 9 (16.67%) Veritas File System
2 9 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.85%) iptables
3 1 (1.85%) NFS
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (51.85%) Puppet
2 24 (44.44%) Ansible
2 24 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (22.22%) Netcool
3 12 (22.22%) SCOM
3 12 (22.22%) Tivoli
4 10 (18.52%) NetBackup
5 9 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
5 9 (16.67%) Nagios
6 8 (14.81%) Legato
7 2 (3.70%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.85%) SELinux
8 1 (1.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 22 (40.74%) HP
3 21 (38.89%) IBM
4 19 (35.19%) Splunk
5 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
6 12 (22.22%) CA
7 11 (20.37%) Veritas
8 9 (16.67%) Sun
9 8 (14.81%) Atlassian
9 8 (14.81%) Dell
9 8 (14.81%) EMC
10 3 (5.56%) Oracle
11 1 (1.85%) F5
11 1 (1.85%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago