Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Bourne shell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bourne shell over the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Bourne shell
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 385 391
Rank change year-on-year +33 +6 -21
Contract jobs citing Bourne shell 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.050% 0.032% 0.046%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.093% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
South East median daily rate £383 £425 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +61.90% -0.94%
England median daily rate £383 £425 £338
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.93% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Bourne 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 the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 5537 6472 6657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.48% 34.74% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3367 4136 4075
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £290 £273 £256
90th Percentile £538 £538 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 238 206
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +4.58% +2.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.25 £17.38
90th Percentile £61.85 £51.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% +2.11%

Bourne shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Bourne shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Bourne shell in the South East

Bourne shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bourne shell in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bourne shell in the South East

Bourne shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bourne shell in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bourne shell in the South East

Bourne shell
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bourne shell within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Surrey +7 5 £425 -
West Sussex - 3 £383 -
Bourne shell
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bourne 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 South East region with a requirement for Bourne shell.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (87.50%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 7 (87.50%) RHCSA
2 7 (87.50%) GlusterFS
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (87.50%) CentOS
2 7 (87.50%) AWK
2 7 (87.50%) Brocade
2 7 (87.50%) Korn
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 7 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) StorageTek
2 7 (87.50%) OCP

Bourne shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Administrator
2 7 (87.50%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 4 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Benchmarking
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) QMS
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (37.50%) Server Hardening
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (87.50%) AWK
2 7 (87.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) OCA
1 7 (87.50%) OCP
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Certification
1 7 (87.50%) RHCE
1 7 (87.50%) RHCSA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) GlusterFS
1 7 (87.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas File System
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 7 (87.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas
2 7 (87.50%) Brocade
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) StorageTek
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) IBM