Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 97 132
Rank change year-on-year -1 +35 +30
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 66 67 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.68% 1.67% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 6.10% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 30
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.33% +3.45% -23.68%
10th Percentile £375 £313 £319
90th Percentile £586 £540 £488
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +1.20%
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 £52.50 £44.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +19.32% -20.00% +5.40%

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 1,222 1,099 1,250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.09% 27.37% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 655 719
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £283 £275
90th Percentile £556 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 41
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £19.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.74% +31.07% -59.73%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £49.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 October 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 16 October 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 -10 22 £500 +36.05% 3
Newbury -1 11 £431 +35.83% 2
Bracknell +1 8 £265 -49.52% 1
Maidenhead -9 8 - -
Slough -10 1 - - 4
Wokingham -13 1 £575 -
Windsor - 1 - -
Bash Shell
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 58 (87.88%) Linux
2 49 (74.24%) Python
3 43 (65.15%) DevOps
4 37 (56.06%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (48.48%) Puppet
6 30 (45.45%) Docker
7 28 (42.42%) Ansible
8 27 (40.91%) Terraform
9 26 (39.39%) Windows
10 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
11 23 (34.85%) Opscode Chef
12 21 (31.82%) Kubernetes
13 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
14 19 (28.79%) Perl
14 19 (28.79%) Telecoms
15 18 (27.27%) Red Hat
15 18 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
16 17 (25.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (25.76%) Serverless
16 17 (25.76%) Deployment Automation
17 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
18 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
18 14 (21.21%) Salt
18 14 (21.21%) Unix
19 13 (19.70%) Linux Command Line
20 12 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
20 12 (18.18%) Node.js
20 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
20 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP

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 5 (7.58%) Apache
2 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) nginx
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (56.06%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (25.76%) Serverless
4 12 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (12.12%) AWS CodePipeline
7 8 (12.12%) GitHub
8 6 (9.09%) SaaS
9 5 (7.58%) Azure Functions
10 3 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (3.03%) Akamai
11 2 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (3.03%) Amazon S3
11 2 (3.03%) PaaS
11 2 (3.03%) Route 53
11 2 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (1.52%) Datadog
12 1 (1.52%) IaaS
12 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.12%) VPN
3 7 (10.61%) BGP
3 7 (10.61%) MPLS
3 7 (10.61%) OSPF
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (7.58%) Firewall
5 4 (6.06%) Internet
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (4.55%) SSL
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.03%) IPsec
7 2 (3.03%) LAN
7 2 (3.03%) NetScreen
7 2 (3.03%) OpenVPN
7 2 (3.03%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (3.03%) tcpdump
7 2 (3.03%) WAN
7 2 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) Redis
2 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.58%) Big Data
3 5 (7.58%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.55%) Power BI
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.03%) MariaDB
6 2 (3.03%) MySQL
7 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (4.55%) Maven
6 2 (3.03%) Metasploit
7 1 (1.52%) JIRA
7 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 19 (28.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (56.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) AWS DevOps
2 13 (19.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Consultant
3 7 (10.61%) Incident Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Security Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Security Incident Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (4.55%) Python Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.03%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) Node.js
2 9 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (12.12%) LAMP
4 6 (9.09%) REST
5 5 (7.58%) SAML
6 4 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (6.06%) Kafka
6 4 (6.06%) Web Services
7 3 (4.55%) Sensu
8 2 (3.03%) Ajax
8 2 (3.03%) HTML
8 2 (3.03%) JSON
8 2 (3.03%) Middleware
8 2 (3.03%) XML
9 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.09%) PKI
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.52%) BBC
6 1 (1.52%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (87.88%) Linux
2 26 (39.39%) Windows
3 17 (25.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (21.21%) Unix
5 8 (12.12%) Solaris
6 7 (10.61%) CentOS
7 2 (3.03%) Fedora
8 1 (1.52%) Debian
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) DevOps
2 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
3 17 (25.76%) Deployment Automation
4 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.64%) Analytics
8 8 (12.12%) Incident Management
9 7 (10.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (9.09%) Computer Security
10 6 (9.09%) Data Analytics
10 6 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
10 6 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (9.09%) Scrum
11 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (7.58%) Logistics
11 5 (7.58%) Open Source
11 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (74.24%) Python
2 19 (28.79%) Perl
3 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
4 11 (16.67%) PHP
5 9 (13.64%) Groovy
5 9 (13.64%) Java
6 8 (12.12%) Ruby
7 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (3.03%) AWK
8 2 (3.03%) C
8 2 (3.03%) Korn
8 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Scala
9 1 (1.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.55%) CCNA
6 2 (3.03%) CCNP
6 2 (3.03%) Degree
7 1 (1.52%) CCIE
7 1 (1.52%) CCSA
7 1 (1.52%) CCSE
7 1 (1.52%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) GPG13
System Software
1 30 (45.45%) Docker
2 6 (9.09%) oVirt
2 6 (9.09%) RHEV
3 5 (7.58%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (6.06%) Apache Flume
5 3 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.03%) Btrfs
7 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.52%) iptables
7 1 (1.52%) Postfix
7 1 (1.52%) Squid
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (1.52%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (48.48%) Puppet
2 28 (42.42%) Ansible
3 27 (40.91%) Terraform
4 23 (34.85%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (31.82%) Kubernetes
6 14 (21.21%) Salt
7 9 (13.64%) Packer
8 6 (9.09%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 6 (9.09%) CSIRT
9 5 (7.58%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (6.06%) ZABBIX
11 3 (4.55%) Grafana
11 3 (4.55%) Graphite
11 3 (4.55%) Kibana
11 3 (4.55%) Mesos
11 3 (4.55%) Nagios
11 3 (4.55%) StatsD
12 2 (3.03%) Consul
12 2 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (3.03%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 11 (16.67%) Splunk
3 7 (10.61%) Cisco
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle
5 4 (6.06%) Juniper
5 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.55%) F5
6 3 (4.55%) New Relic
6 3 (4.55%) Tableau
6 3 (4.55%) VMware
7 2 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (3.03%) Dell
7 2 (3.03%) EMC
7 2 (3.03%) Forcepoint
7 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.03%) McAfee
7 2 (3.03%) Nokia
7 2 (3.03%) Tufin