Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Bash Shell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bash Shell over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Bash Shell
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 92 115
Rank change year-on-year -36 +23 +23
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 48 82 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.16% 1.99% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 6.70% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 48 44
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -5.03%
10th Percentile £360 £300 £323
90th Percentile £655 £588 £614
South East median daily rate £450 £455 £436
% change year-on-year -1.10% +4.30% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - £41.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.96% -
South East median hourly rate £48.75 £42.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +14.04% +4.27% +25.19%

Bash Shell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,279 1,224 1,150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.92% 29.77% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 706 676
Berkshire median daily rate £428 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £586 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £440 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 27 30
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £35.00 £9.65 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.50 £48.83
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +7.19%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Berkshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bash Shell in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Berkshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Berkshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in Berkshire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 15 £500 +45.99% 16
Bracknell +5 12 £265 -34.97%
Newbury -1 5 £450 +50.00% 4
Slough -4 5 £370 -17.78% 1
Maidenhead -9 3 - - 1
Windsor - 1 - -
Bash Shell
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 42 (87.50%) Linux
2 41 (85.42%) Python
3 21 (43.75%) DevOps
4 20 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (39.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (39.58%) Ansible
5 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (35.42%) Node.js
6 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
7 16 (33.33%) Docker
7 16 (33.33%) SQL
7 16 (33.33%) Windows
8 14 (29.17%) Java
8 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 14 (29.17%) Analytics
8 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
8 14 (29.17%) CentOS
9 13 (27.08%) Red Hat
10 12 (25.00%) SSL
10 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (25.00%) Data Analytics
10 12 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
11 11 (22.92%) Kubernetes
11 11 (22.92%) Terraform
11 11 (22.92%) Machine Learning
11 11 (22.92%) Puppet
11 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
11 11 (22.92%) HTML
11 11 (22.92%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (20.83%) Telecoms

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.17%) nginx
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Chatbot
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.08%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 20 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (18.75%) Apigee
3 9 (18.75%) IaaS
3 9 (18.75%) PaaS
4 6 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (10.42%) SaaS
6 4 (8.33%) GitHub
6 4 (8.33%) Serverless
7 3 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
8 2 (4.17%) Route 53
8 2 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (2.08%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (2.08%) Azure Functions
9 1 (2.08%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) SSL
2 9 (18.75%) Skype
3 7 (14.58%) BGP
3 7 (14.58%) Firewall
3 7 (14.58%) MPLS
4 4 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 4 (8.33%) NAS
4 4 (8.33%) SNMP
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.33%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (8.33%) VLAN
4 4 (8.33%) VXLAN
4 4 (8.33%) Wireless
5 3 (6.25%) Internet
5 3 (6.25%) OSPF
5 3 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (4.17%) IPsec
6 2 (4.17%) LAN
6 2 (4.17%) NetScreen
6 2 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (14.58%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) MariaDB
3 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.33%) Big Data
4 4 (8.33%) Redis
5 3 (6.25%) Power BI
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.08%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (2.08%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 7 (14.58%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) HTML Developer
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Developer
4 6 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Azure Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Python Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) Node.js
2 11 (22.92%) HTML
3 10 (20.83%) JSON
4 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 9 (18.75%) HTML5
4 9 (18.75%) jQuery
4 9 (18.75%) Natural Language Processing
4 9 (18.75%) React
4 9 (18.75%) RESTful
4 9 (18.75%) SignalR
4 9 (18.75%) SOAP
4 9 (18.75%) WebSockets
4 9 (18.75%) XML
5 6 (12.50%) LAMP
6 4 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (8.33%) Web Services
7 3 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (6.25%) Kafka
7 3 (6.25%) REST
7 3 (6.25%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (8.33%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) PKI
6 1 (2.08%) BBC
6 1 (2.08%) Clustering
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) Linux
2 19 (39.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (33.33%) Windows
4 14 (29.17%) CentOS
5 6 (12.50%) Unix
6 4 (8.33%) Solaris
6 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.17%) Fedora
8 1 (2.08%) Debian
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) DevOps
2 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.17%) Analytics
4 12 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 12 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
5 11 (22.92%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (22.92%) Machine Learning
6 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.75%) Conversational UI
6 9 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (18.75%) Sentiment Analysis
6 9 (18.75%) Speech Recognition
7 8 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
7 8 (16.67%) Service Management
8 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 6 (12.50%) ITIL
9 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) Python
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (29.17%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
4 10 (20.83%) Perl
5 9 (18.75%) R
6 8 (16.67%) PHP
7 6 (12.50%) Groovy
8 4 (8.33%) Ruby
9 2 (4.17%) Korn
9 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.17%) Scala
10 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) GPG13
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Docker
2 5 (10.42%) Postfix
3 4 (8.33%) BIND 9
3 4 (8.33%) KVM
3 4 (8.33%) NFS
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Flume
4 3 (6.25%) oVirt
4 3 (6.25%) RHEV
5 2 (4.17%) Btrfs
6 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (2.08%) iptables
6 1 (2.08%) Squid
6 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (39.58%) Ansible
2 11 (22.92%) Kubernetes
2 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 11 (22.92%) Terraform
3 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.33%) Salt
4 4 (8.33%) ZABBIX
5 3 (6.25%) Graphite
5 3 (6.25%) HAProxy
5 3 (6.25%) Netcool
5 3 (6.25%) Packer
6 2 (4.17%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 2 (4.17%) Consul
6 2 (4.17%) CSIRT
6 2 (4.17%) Grafana
6 2 (4.17%) Nagios
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (2.08%) Kibana
7 1 (2.08%) logstash
7 1 (2.08%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Red Hat
2 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 8 (16.67%) Cisco
5 6 (12.50%) Dell
5 6 (12.50%) EMC
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle
6 5 (10.42%) Splunk
7 4 (8.33%) Juniper
7 4 (8.33%) Mirantis
8 3 (6.25%) BMC
8 3 (6.25%) Remedy
8 3 (6.25%) Tableau
9 2 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.17%) F5
9 2 (4.17%) Forcepoint
9 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.17%) Nokia
9 2 (4.17%) Tufin