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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 101 127
Rank change year-on-year +35 +26  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 33 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.80% 1.05% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.47% 4.48% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 5
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £285 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -3.05% +24.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -45.00% +135.29%  

Bash Shell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 442 580 803
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.17% 23.34% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 368 468
Median daily rate £418 £388 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.74% +8.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.42% -61.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +6 18 £500 +14.28% 12
Bracknell - 4 - -
Slough - 3 £340 - 2
Hungerford - 2 £253 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Bash Shell
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 47 (94.00%) Linux
2 38 (76.00%) Python
3 33 (66.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (64.00%) DevOps
5 28 (56.00%) Ansible
6 25 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 24 (48.00%) Java
8 23 (46.00%) Unix
8 23 (46.00%) CentOS
8 23 (46.00%) Ubuntu
9 22 (44.00%) Debian
9 22 (44.00%) SSH
9 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
10 21 (42.00%) SC Cleared
10 21 (42.00%) SELinux
11 20 (40.00%) Hadoop
12 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
12 18 (36.00%) HTTP
12 18 (36.00%) Prototyping
13 16 (32.00%) Linux Command Line
13 16 (32.00%) ICMP
14 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
14 12 (24.00%) Open Source
15 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (22.00%) Docker
16 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
16 10 (20.00%) Puppet
17 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
17 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (12.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) Confluence
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
3 3 (6.00%) Drupal
3 3 (6.00%) nginx
3 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.00%) WordPress
4 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.00%) GitHub
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) SSH
2 18 (36.00%) HTTP
2 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (32.00%) ICMP
4 4 (8.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) FTP
5 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (14.00%) MySQL
3 6 (12.00%) Big Data
4 4 (8.00%) MariaDB
4 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.00%) JUnit
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.00%) FishEye
6 1 (2.00%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.00%) GoCD
6 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Electronics
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Consultant
3 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 9 (18.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 9 (18.00%) Java Consultant
4 9 (18.00%) Java Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Administrator
5 8 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (14.00%) Open Source Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (8.00%) Hadoop Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Hadoop Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Hadoop Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) LAMP
2 4 (8.00%) JSON
3 3 (6.00%) CGI
3 3 (6.00%) YAML
4 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) Java EE
4 2 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.00%) J2EE
5 1 (2.00%) Laravel
5 1 (2.00%) Node.js
5 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.00%) Symfony
5 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (94.00%) Linux
2 33 (66.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (46.00%) CentOS
3 23 (46.00%) Ubuntu
3 23 (46.00%) Unix
4 22 (44.00%) Debian
5 6 (12.00%) Windows
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) SUSE
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) DevOps
2 18 (36.00%) Prototyping
3 12 (24.00%) Open Source
4 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.00%) Open Source Development
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.00%) ITSM
8 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.00%) BDD
9 2 (4.00%) Case Management
9 2 (4.00%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Microservices
9 2 (4.00%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.00%) Release Management
9 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) Python
2 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (48.00%) Java
4 7 (14.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.00%) Perl
6 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (8.00%) Ruby
7 4 (8.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) F#
8 1 (2.00%) Go
8 1 (2.00%) Groovy
8 1 (2.00%) Haskell
8 1 (2.00%) ML
8 1 (2.00%) OCaml
8 1 (2.00%) Rust
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) RHCE
3 2 (4.00%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Docker
2 7 (14.00%) NFS
3 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.00%) Samba
3 3 (6.00%) Squid
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Xen
5 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (56.00%) Ansible
2 21 (42.00%) SELinux
3 10 (20.00%) Puppet
4 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (6.00%) Nagios
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (2.00%) Cobbler
8 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.00%) Pingdom
8 1 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (14.00%) HP
3 6 (12.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (10.00%) VMware
5 3 (6.00%) SAP
6 2 (4.00%) AppDynamics
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (2.00%) New Relic
7 1 (2.00%) PagerDuty
Slough
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 19 days ago