Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 125 161
Rank change year-on-year +29 +36 +7
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 68 44 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.65% 1.02% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 3.66% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 13
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £363 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -22.87% +42.42%
10th Percentile £300 £320 £295
90th Percentile £561 £500 £522
South East median daily rate £410 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -3.53% +13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £33.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.96% - -
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £44.75 £52.17
% change year-on-year -1.68% -14.22% +139.86%

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 1167 1202 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.35% 27.96% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 692 742
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.40% +1.20%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £530 £506
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 43
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -13.51% +13.85%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.20 £54.74
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +11 21 £368 -2.00% 14
Maidenhead +11 19 £525 -
Bracknell +8 6 £408 -4.17% 1
Slough -1 4 £350 -3.45%
Newbury - 4 £300 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Bash Shell
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 56 (82.35%) Linux
2 36 (52.94%) Python
3 29 (42.65%) Jenkins
4 28 (41.18%) Puppet
4 28 (41.18%) DevOps
5 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
6 26 (38.24%) Ansible
7 25 (36.76%) Perl
8 23 (33.82%) Docker
9 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
9 22 (32.35%) Scrum
10 21 (30.88%) Groovy
11 20 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (29.41%) Red Hat
11 20 (29.41%) Windows
12 19 (27.94%) Unix
12 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (26.47%) VMware
13 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (23.53%) Xen
16 15 (22.06%) Configuration Management
16 15 (22.06%) DNS
16 15 (22.06%) JIRA
16 15 (22.06%) Test Automation
16 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
16 15 (22.06%) Kubernetes
17 14 (20.59%) TeamCity
17 14 (20.59%) Ruby

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 12 (17.65%) Confluence
2 6 (8.82%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.88%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.41%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.94%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.71%) Slack
2 10 (14.71%) Trello
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (10.29%) IaaS
5 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.94%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (1.47%) Datadog
7 1 (1.47%) GitHub
7 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
2 15 (22.06%) DNS
3 10 (14.71%) Firewall
4 7 (10.29%) SAN
5 5 (7.35%) BGP
5 5 (7.35%) LDAP
5 5 (7.35%) NAS
6 4 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.88%) IPsec
6 4 (5.88%) MPLS
6 4 (5.88%) Network Security
6 4 (5.88%) SSL
6 4 (5.88%) VPN
7 3 (4.41%) DHCP
7 3 (4.41%) WAN
8 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.94%) FTP
8 2 (2.94%) HTTP
8 2 (2.94%) OSPF
8 2 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.76%) Redis
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (7.35%) MySQL
5 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.94%) Big Data
6 2 (2.94%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.94%) DB2
6 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.94%) HBase
6 2 (2.94%) Impala
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.94%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (42.65%) Jenkins
2 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
3 15 (22.06%) JIRA
4 14 (20.59%) TeamCity
5 12 (17.65%) Maven
6 11 (16.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (16.18%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (14.71%) git-flow
8 8 (11.76%) Bitbucket
9 3 (4.41%) Subversion
10 2 (2.94%) Ant
10 2 (2.94%) MSBuild
10 2 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.47%) Hudson
11 1 (1.47%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Administrator
3 11 (16.18%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Server Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Linux Developer
7 3 (4.41%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (2.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Security Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Security Incident Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) LAMP
1 10 (14.71%) REST
2 8 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (10.29%) JSON
3 7 (10.29%) pytest
4 6 (8.82%) Web Services
5 4 (5.88%) RESTful
6 3 (4.41%) HTML
6 3 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.41%) Yii
7 2 (2.94%) .NET
7 2 (2.94%) CSS
7 2 (2.94%) Kafka
7 2 (2.94%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (2.94%) Middleware
7 2 (2.94%) SOAP
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Exalogic
4 4 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) DataPower
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (82.35%) Linux
2 20 (29.41%) Windows
3 19 (27.94%) Unix
4 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (17.65%) Solaris
6 6 (8.82%) SUSE
7 5 (7.35%) CentOS
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.41%) AIX
10 2 (2.94%) Debian
10 2 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) DevOps
2 22 (32.35%) Scrum
3 20 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (22.06%) Configuration Management
5 15 (22.06%) Test Automation
6 11 (16.18%) Contingency Planning
6 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
7 10 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (14.71%) Load Balancing
7 10 (14.71%) User Stories
8 8 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (10.29%) Microservices
10 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.82%) Release Management
10 6 (8.82%) SOA
11 4 (5.88%) API Integration
11 4 (5.88%) Security Architecture
12 3 (4.41%) MVC
12 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.94%) Python
2 25 (36.76%) Perl
3 21 (30.88%) Groovy
4 14 (20.59%) PHP
4 14 (20.59%) Ruby
5 7 (10.29%) Korn
5 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.29%) SQL
6 5 (7.35%) C#
6 5 (7.35%) Java
7 4 (5.88%) C-shell
7 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Degree
2 12 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) GCP
1 1 (1.47%) QA
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (33.82%) Docker
2 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (23.53%) Xen
4 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
5 8 (11.76%) oVirt
5 8 (11.76%) RHEV
6 4 (5.88%) NFS
6 4 (5.88%) vSphere
7 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.41%) VMware NSX
8 2 (2.94%) Apache Flume
8 2 (2.94%) HDFS
8 2 (2.94%) KVM
8 2 (2.94%) Openswan
8 2 (2.94%) vCloud
8 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.94%) XenServer
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.47%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 28 (41.18%) Puppet
2 26 (38.24%) Ansible
3 20 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (22.06%) Kubernetes
5 9 (13.24%) Terraform
6 7 (10.29%) Salt
7 5 (7.35%) vRealize
8 3 (4.41%) vCenter Server
9 2 (2.94%) CFEngine
9 2 (2.94%) Nagios
9 2 (2.94%) Oozie
9 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (2.94%) SCCM
9 2 (2.94%) SCOM
9 2 (2.94%) SCOrch
9 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
9 2 (2.94%) Unicenter
9 2 (2.94%) yum
9 2 (2.94%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 18 (26.47%) VMware
3 13 (19.12%) Oracle
4 10 (14.71%) Sun
5 7 (10.29%) Cisco
5 7 (10.29%) IBM
6 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.88%) EMC
7 4 (5.88%) Juniper
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.41%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) NetApp
8 3 (4.41%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.41%) SonicWALL
8 3 (4.41%) Zend
9 2 (2.94%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.94%) Hortonworks
9 2 (2.94%) Nimsoft
9 2 (2.94%) Talend