The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bash Shell
North West / Manchester
Rank 72 65 90
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 17 32 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.30% 1.77% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 4.63% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 1
Median daily rate £400 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £448 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.91% +19.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +135.29%

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
579 691 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.13% 38.18% 34.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 410 359
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.19 £14.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 35 (83.33%) Python
3 31 (73.81%) Puppet
4 28 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (59.52%) DevOps
6 24 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (54.76%) Ruby
8 22 (52.38%) Unix
9 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (45.24%) Ansible
10 15 (35.71%) Docker
11 14 (33.33%) Perl
11 14 (33.33%) Configuration Management
12 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (28.57%) Shell Script
14 11 (26.19%) PHP
14 11 (26.19%) OpenStack
14 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
15 9 (21.43%) CloudStack
15 9 (21.43%) vSphere
16 8 (19.05%) CentOS
16 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
17 7 (16.67%) Nagios
17 7 (16.67%) DNS
17 7 (16.67%) XenServer
17 7 (16.67%) Squid
17 7 (16.67%) Xen
17 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
17 7 (16.67%) Cobbler
17 7 (16.67%) iptables

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (26.19%) OpenStack
2 9 (21.43%) CloudStack
3 3 (7.14%) Confluence
3 3 (7.14%) nginx
3 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (4.76%) CMS
4 2 (4.76%) SAS
5 1 (2.38%) Drupal
5 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Heroku
4 4 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (9.52%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon S3
5 3 (7.14%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.38%) IaaS
6 1 (2.38%) PaaS
6 1 (2.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) DNS
2 6 (14.29%) LDAP
3 3 (7.14%) HTTP
4 2 (4.76%) DHCP
4 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.76%) IMAP
4 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.76%) MRTG
4 2 (4.76%) SMTP
4 2 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Redis
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) Hudson
4 3 (7.14%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) Vagrant
5 2 (4.76%) GitLab
5 2 (4.76%) GoCD
5 2 (4.76%) MSI
6 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.38%) JMeter
6 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Unix Security Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Memcached
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.76%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.38%) Ajax
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.38%) J2EE
5 1 (2.38%) Laravel
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
5 1 (2.38%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) WSDL
5 1 (2.38%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) XSD
5 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.76%) Wiki
4 1 (2.38%) Robotics
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) Unix
3 8 (19.05%) CentOS
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 3 (7.14%) Windows
6 2 (4.76%) Debian
7 1 (2.38%) Fedora
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) DevOps
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.90%) Open Source
6 4 (9.52%) High Availability
6 4 (9.52%) Service Management
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (7.14%) Low Latency
7 3 (7.14%) Microservices
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (4.76%) Analytics
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) Security Operations
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.76%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.76%) Web Development
9 1 (2.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Python
2 23 (54.76%) Ruby
3 14 (33.33%) Perl
4 12 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 11 (26.19%) PHP
6 6 (14.29%) Java
6 6 (14.29%) SQL
7 5 (11.90%) Korn
8 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
9 3 (7.14%) C++
9 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.76%) C
10 2 (4.76%) C#
10 2 (4.76%) Go
11 1 (2.38%) VB
11 1 (2.38%) VBA
11 1 (2.38%) VBScript
11 1 (2.38%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Docker
2 9 (21.43%) vSphere
3 7 (16.67%) iptables
3 7 (16.67%) Squid
3 7 (16.67%) Xen
3 7 (16.67%) XenServer
4 5 (11.90%) Postfix
4 5 (11.90%) Varnish
5 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.76%) Dovecot
6 2 (4.76%) KVM
6 2 (4.76%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 31 (73.81%) Puppet
2 28 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (45.24%) Ansible
4 7 (16.67%) Cobbler
4 7 (16.67%) Nagios
5 4 (9.52%) Packer
5 4 (9.52%) Terraform
6 2 (4.76%) Cacti
6 2 (4.76%) HAProxy
6 2 (4.76%) OpenNebula
6 2 (4.76%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) SaltStack
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) New Relic
5 2 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Blue Prism
6 1 (2.38%) Splunk
6 1 (2.38%) Zend