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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bourne shell
Rank 632 649 621
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 4 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.026% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.019% 0.068% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 13
Median daily rate £290 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.93% +27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
21531 22087 21370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 38.26% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14824 15025 13861
Median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 524 417
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
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 6 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 1 October 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
Scotland - 3 £290 -
Erskine - 2 £290 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £290 -
England +6 1 - - 2
London -2 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 £290 -

Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 38 (97.44%) Perl
2 37 (94.87%) Linux
3 33 (84.62%) PowerShell
4 32 (82.05%) Java
4 32 (82.05%) Korn
5 28 (71.79%) Red Hat
5 28 (71.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (61.54%) Windows
7 22 (56.41%) Solaris
7 22 (56.41%) SQL
7 22 (56.41%) HP
7 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (53.85%) AIX
9 20 (51.28%) IBM
10 18 (46.15%) HPUX
10 18 (46.15%) ITIL
10 18 (46.15%) VBScript
10 18 (46.15%) Service Management
11 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
11 17 (43.59%) Release Management
11 17 (43.59%) Regular Expression
12 16 (41.03%) Puppet
12 16 (41.03%) SCOM
12 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
12 16 (41.03%) DevOps
12 16 (41.03%) Windows XP
12 16 (41.03%) Python
12 16 (41.03%) Finance
12 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (41.03%) Netcool

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 6 (15.38%) Apache
1 6 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 4 (10.26%) Confluence
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (25.64%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) SAN
1 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) IPv6
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
2 15 (38.46%) TeamCity
3 11 (28.21%) MSBuild
3 11 (28.21%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (12.82%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.13%) Hudson
5 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.13%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Monitoring Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Monitoring Specialist
5 5 (12.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) AWS Architect
6 4 (10.26%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Azure Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (10.26%) DevOps Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.56%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (61.54%) Windows
4 22 (56.41%) Solaris
4 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (53.85%) AIX
6 18 (46.15%) HPUX
7 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (41.03%) Windows XP
8 6 (15.38%) Unix
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
1 18 (46.15%) Service Management
2 17 (43.59%) Release Management
3 16 (41.03%) DevOps
4 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 11 (28.21%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (10.26%) Server Patching
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) Project Management
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Web Operations
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Perl
2 33 (84.62%) PowerShell
3 32 (82.05%) Java
3 32 (82.05%) Korn
4 22 (56.41%) SQL
5 18 (46.15%) VBScript
6 16 (41.03%) Python
7 15 (38.46%) Ruby
8 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
9 13 (33.33%) C++
10 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Docker
2 4 (10.26%) Veritas File System
2 4 (10.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) Netcool
1 16 (41.03%) Puppet
1 16 (41.03%) SCOM
2 15 (38.46%) Ansible
2 15 (38.46%) Tivoli
3 14 (35.90%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (30.77%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (12.82%) NetBackup
6 4 (10.26%) Legato
6 4 (10.26%) Nagios
7 2 (5.13%) CFEngine
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (2.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Red Hat
2 22 (56.41%) HP
3 20 (51.28%) IBM
4 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 15 (38.46%) CA
6 12 (30.77%) Splunk
7 5 (12.82%) Veritas
8 4 (10.26%) Atlassian
8 4 (10.26%) Dell
8 4 (10.26%) EMC
8 4 (10.26%) Sun
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle
9 1 (2.56%) VMware
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
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