Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 106 149
Rank change year-on-year +7 +43 +15
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 74 51 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.89% 1.32% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 5.20% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 18
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.39% -11.25% -15.34%
10th Percentile £393 £313 £324
90th Percentile £579 £444 £489
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £41.50 -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £43.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year +22.09% -25.22% +10.20%

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 1,269 981 1,244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.35% 25.35% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 580 734
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.62% +7.33%
10th Percentile £312 £295 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.25 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.71% +40.00% -65.28%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £10.65
90th Percentile £53.25 £52.60 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 2018. 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 -6 23 £500 +36.05% 12
Newbury +5 16 £406 +27.95% 1
Bracknell 0 6 £450 -14.29% 2
Maidenhead -6 6 - - 1
Wokingham -14 1 £575 -
Bash Shell
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 62 (83.78%) Linux
2 60 (81.08%) Python
3 59 (79.73%) DevOps
4 49 (66.22%) Amazon AWS
5 43 (58.11%) Docker
6 40 (54.05%) Puppet
7 37 (50.00%) Ansible
8 35 (47.30%) Kubernetes
8 35 (47.30%) Windows
9 34 (45.95%) Terraform
10 32 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
11 29 (39.19%) Configuration Management
12 28 (37.84%) Red Hat
12 28 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (37.84%) Amazon EC2
13 27 (36.49%) Serverless
14 25 (33.78%) Jenkins
14 25 (33.78%) Linux Command Line
15 24 (32.43%) Unix
16 23 (31.08%) Salt
17 22 (29.73%) AWS Lambda
17 22 (29.73%) Node.js
18 21 (28.38%) AWS CloudFormation
19 19 (25.68%) Packer
19 19 (25.68%) Telecoms
20 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
20 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (20.27%) Ruby
21 14 (18.92%) Perl
21 14 (18.92%) Deployment Automation

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 8 (10.81%) Confluence
2 4 (5.41%) Apache
2 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 49 (66.22%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (37.84%) Amazon EC2
3 27 (36.49%) Serverless
4 22 (29.73%) AWS Lambda
5 21 (28.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (17.57%) AWS CodePipeline
7 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (9.46%) GitHub
9 5 (6.76%) Azure Functions
9 5 (6.76%) SaaS
10 2 (2.70%) Akamai
10 2 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
10 2 (2.70%) PaaS
10 2 (2.70%) Route 53
10 2 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (1.35%) IaaS
11 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.81%) VPN
3 7 (9.46%) BGP
3 7 (9.46%) MPLS
3 7 (9.46%) OSPF
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (5.41%) Firewall
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.05%) HTTP
5 3 (4.05%) SSH
5 3 (4.05%) SSL
6 2 (2.70%) ASN.1
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (2.70%) IPsec
6 2 (2.70%) OpenVPN
6 2 (2.70%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.35%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Redis
2 5 (6.76%) Big Data
2 5 (6.76%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
2 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.70%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.70%) MySQL
5 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (33.78%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.86%) Bitbucket
4 8 (10.81%) JIRA
5 7 (9.46%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.70%) Maven
7 2 (2.70%) Metasploit
8 1 (1.35%) Subversion
8 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (25.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (68.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (40.54%) AWS Engineer
3 29 (39.19%) AWS DevOps
3 29 (39.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Incident Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Security Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Security Incident Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Developer
6 3 (4.05%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (4.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (2.70%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Python Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) Node.js
2 6 (8.11%) LAMP
2 6 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (6.76%) SAML
4 4 (5.41%) REST
5 3 (4.05%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (4.05%) Web Services
6 2 (2.70%) Kafka
6 2 (2.70%) Middleware
6 2 (2.70%) Sensu
6 2 (2.70%) XML
7 1 (1.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (9.46%) iPad
3 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.11%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.35%) BBC
5 1 (1.35%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (83.78%) Linux
2 35 (47.30%) Windows
3 28 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (32.43%) Unix
5 11 (14.86%) CentOS
6 6 (8.11%) Solaris
7 3 (4.05%) Debian
7 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.70%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (79.73%) DevOps
2 29 (39.19%) Configuration Management
3 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.92%) Deployment Automation
5 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.46%) Analytics
6 7 (9.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.46%) Incident Management
6 7 (9.46%) Open Source
6 7 (9.46%) Test Automation
6 7 (9.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (8.11%) Computer Security
7 6 (8.11%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Logistics
8 5 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.41%) Migration
9 4 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (5.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (81.08%) Python
2 15 (20.27%) Ruby
3 14 (18.92%) Perl
4 13 (17.57%) Groovy
4 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
5 11 (14.86%) Java
6 7 (9.46%) PHP
7 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.41%) C
8 4 (5.41%) SQL
9 3 (4.05%) C++
10 2 (2.70%) AWK
11 1 (1.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) AWS Certification
2 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) CCNP
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.70%) Degree
3 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) CCIE
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) CCSA
4 1 (1.35%) CCSE
4 1 (1.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 43 (58.11%) Docker
2 5 (6.76%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.41%) oVirt
3 4 (5.41%) RHEV
4 2 (2.70%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.70%) Btrfs
5 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 40 (54.05%) Puppet
2 37 (50.00%) Ansible
3 35 (47.30%) Kubernetes
4 34 (45.95%) Terraform
5 32 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (31.08%) Salt
7 19 (25.68%) Packer
8 6 (8.11%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 6 (8.11%) CSIRT
9 5 (6.76%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (4.05%) Kibana
10 3 (4.05%) Nagios
10 3 (4.05%) SELinux
10 3 (4.05%) ZABBIX
11 2 (2.70%) Graphite
11 2 (2.70%) HAProxy
11 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (2.70%) Mesos
11 2 (2.70%) SCCM
11 2 (2.70%) StatsD
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) Red Hat
2 8 (10.81%) Atlassian
2 8 (10.81%) Splunk
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 4 (5.41%) VMware
5 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.05%) New Relic
6 2 (2.70%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.70%) F5
6 2 (2.70%) Juniper
6 2 (2.70%) Lancope
6 2 (2.70%) McAfee
7 1 (1.35%) Capita
7 1 (1.35%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.35%) Tufin