The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bourne shell
Rank 576 554 558
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 13 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.064% 0.046% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 6
Average daily rate
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£444 £513 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.41% +60.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £430 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £513 £211
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +142.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20259 19499 20772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 38.13% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12962 12072 12402
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 559 791
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

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 29 July 2014.

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 17 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 29 July 2014. 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 0 11 £475 -5.00% 6
London +2 7 £475 - 3
City of London - 5 £475 - 2
South East -8 2 - - 2
Scotland -29 1 £325 -38.09%
East of England - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Liverpool - - - -

Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 23 (67.65%) UNIX
2 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 19 (55.88%) Oracle
3 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
4 18 (52.94%) Finance
5 16 (47.06%) Solaris
5 16 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (44.12%) Perl
7 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
7 14 (41.18%) Korn
8 13 (38.24%) SAN
9 11 (32.35%) SQL
9 11 (32.35%) Windows
9 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
9 11 (32.35%) Puppet
10 10 (29.41%) YUM
10 10 (29.41%) Java
10 10 (29.41%) Veritas
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (26.47%) Banking
11 9 (26.47%) NetApp
11 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
11 9 (26.47%) Release Management
11 9 (26.47%) jQuery
12 8 (23.53%) Kernel Tuning
12 8 (23.53%) LDAP
12 8 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (20.59%) Maven
13 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
13 7 (20.59%) Brocade

Bourne shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 5 (14.71%) AquaLogic
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) PowerExchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) SAN
2 8 (23.53%) LDAP
3 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) DNS
6 2 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (2.94%) FTP
7 1 (2.94%) SSH
7 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.94%) DataStage
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Maven
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) Subversion
4 3 (8.82%) Ant
5 2 (5.88%) FishEye
5 2 (5.88%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Electronics
5 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
1 9 (26.47%) Administrator
2 8 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (23.53%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) UNIX Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) UNIX Support
3 7 (20.59%) Platform Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Storage Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) jQuery
2 7 (20.59%) HTML
3 6 (17.65%) J2EE
4 5 (14.71%) .NET
4 5 (14.71%) JMS
4 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
4 5 (14.71%) Spring
4 5 (14.71%) JPA
4 5 (14.71%) Apache CXF
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) JSP
4 5 (14.71%) Java EE
4 5 (14.71%) JAX-RS
5 4 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (11.76%) LINQ
5 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.94%) Celerra
2 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) UNIX
2 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 16 (47.06%) Solaris
3 16 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (32.35%) Windows
5 4 (11.76%) HPUX
6 2 (5.88%) Debian
6 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Release Management
2 8 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (23.53%) Kernel Tuning
3 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.76%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) OOP
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.94%) ETL
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Service Management
7 1 (2.94%) Validation
7 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Data Governance
7 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Perl
2 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
2 14 (41.18%) Korn
3 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) Java
5 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.76%) C#
6 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) sed
8 1 (2.94%) AWK
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) VBScript
8 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) CCA
3 1 (2.94%) RHCE
3 1 (2.94%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (8.82%) NFS
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.94%) KVM
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Puppet
2 10 (29.41%) YUM
3 7 (20.59%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.88%) Nagios
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
1 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
2 10 (29.41%) Veritas
3 9 (26.47%) NetApp
4 7 (20.59%) HP
4 7 (20.59%) Brocade
5 3 (8.82%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) CA
7 1 (2.94%) Informatica
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) Sybase
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.94%) Sun
7 1 (2.94%) Alias
7 1 (2.94%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.94%) Teradata
7 1 (2.94%) Lumension
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