The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 20 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 29 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.46% 1.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.96% 4.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 0
Average daily rate £408 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.62% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -13.33%
Bash Shell
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
171 159 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.08% 38.04% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 105 76
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £565 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 7
Average hourly rate £43.00 £45.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.49% +51.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.81 £26.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £32.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bash Shell across the Lancashire region.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell across the Lancashire region.

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +12 18 £420 +40.00%
Lytham St Annes - 11 £365 -
Bash Shell
North West

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bash Shell.

1 29 (96.67%) Java
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) Oracle
3 16 (53.33%) C
3 16 (53.33%) COBOL
3 16 (53.33%) Tuxedo
3 16 (53.33%) Shell Script
3 16 (53.33%) Micro Focus
4 15 (50.00%) Clustering
5 14 (46.67%) RDBMS
5 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
5 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
6 13 (43.33%) Puppet
7 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
7 12 (40.00%) Python
7 12 (40.00%) SaltStack
7 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (36.67%) Waterfall
8 11 (36.67%) Agile Project Management
8 11 (36.67%) IaaS
8 11 (36.67%) Project Management
8 11 (36.67%) UML
8 11 (36.67%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (36.67%) OO
8 11 (36.67%) Apache
8 11 (36.67%) Windows
8 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (36.67%) Use Case
8 11 (36.67%) Open Source
9 10 (33.33%) JIRA

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bash Shell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (53.33%) Tuxedo
2 11 (36.67%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) IaaS
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
1 14 (46.67%) RDBMS
1 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Digital Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Digital Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C Developer
7 1 (3.33%) COBOL Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) LAMP
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) HPUX
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) OO
2 11 (36.67%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 11 (36.67%) Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) UML
2 11 (36.67%) Use Case
2 11 (36.67%) Waterfall
3 9 (30.00%) Service Design
4 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (20.00%) SEO
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) SFIA
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
9 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) C
2 16 (53.33%) COBOL
2 16 (53.33%) Shell Script
3 12 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Puppet
2 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Oracle
2 16 (53.33%) Micro Focus
3 12 (40.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Sun