The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 117 144 140
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 35 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.00% 0.45% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 1.41% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 3
Median daily rate £450 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.67%
Bash Shell
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1344 1348 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 38.35% 32.12% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 846 596
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £21.50 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £46.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +25 16 £425 +21.42%
Manchester +1 12 £450 +38.46% 5
Cheshire +11 6 - - 1
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 78 (91.76%) Linux
2 51 (60.00%) Python
3 48 (56.47%) Puppet
4 44 (51.76%) Java
5 39 (45.88%) Oracle
6 37 (43.53%) Shell Script
7 34 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
8 32 (37.65%) Windows
9 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (31.76%) C
10 27 (31.76%) Amazon AWS
11 24 (28.24%) Clustering
12 23 (27.06%) Apache
13 22 (25.88%) Micro Focus
13 22 (25.88%) COBOL
13 22 (25.88%) Tuxedo
13 22 (25.88%) PowerShell
13 22 (25.88%) DevOps
14 21 (24.71%) Jenkins
14 21 (24.71%) Perl
15 20 (23.53%) RDBMS
15 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
15 20 (23.53%) Oracle Database
16 19 (22.35%) Unix
17 18 (21.18%) Ruby
17 18 (21.18%) Open Source
18 17 (20.00%) VMware
19 15 (17.65%) Project Management
19 15 (17.65%) Red Hat
19 15 (17.65%) SaltStack

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 23 (27.06%) Apache
2 22 (25.88%) Tuxedo
3 13 (15.29%) OpenStack
4 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 8 (9.41%) IIS
6 7 (8.24%) JBoss
7 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.53%) SAS
9 2 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (2.35%) nginx
10 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.76%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (16.47%) IaaS
3 4 (4.71%) GitHub
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.35%) Engine Yard
5 2 (2.35%) Google App Engine
5 2 (2.35%) Heroku
5 2 (2.35%) PaaS
5 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) DNS
1 13 (15.29%) SSL
2 9 (10.59%) HTTPS
3 6 (7.06%) Firewall
4 4 (4.71%) DHCP
5 3 (3.53%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (3.53%) HTTP
5 3 (3.53%) IMAP
5 3 (3.53%) Internet
5 3 (3.53%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.53%) LDAP
5 3 (3.53%) MRTG
5 3 (3.53%) SMTP
5 3 (3.53%) SSH
5 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.35%) AMQP
7 1 (1.18%) DMZ
7 1 (1.18%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 20 (23.53%) RDBMS
1 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (2.35%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.18%) OpenStack Swift
4 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.12%) JIRA
3 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.59%) MSI
4 8 (9.41%) GitLab
5 4 (4.71%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.35%) Gradle
7 2 (2.35%) Maven
7 2 (2.35%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.18%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Developer
2 18 (21.18%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (20.00%) Analyst
4 14 (16.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (15.29%) Business Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Technical Business Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) Digital Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Digital Business Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) .NET
1 7 (8.24%) Web Services
2 5 (5.88%) LAMP
2 5 (5.88%) MCollective
3 4 (4.71%) WAMP
4 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.53%) HTML
4 3 (3.53%) JSON
4 3 (3.53%) JSP
4 3 (3.53%) Node.js
4 3 (3.53%) XML
5 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.35%) JSON Schema
5 2 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.35%) REST
5 2 (2.35%) RESTful
5 2 (2.35%) SOAP
5 2 (2.35%) XSD
6 1 (1.18%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.18%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Clustering
2 10 (11.76%) Wiki
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) PMI
4 3 (3.53%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) BBC
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 78 (91.76%) Linux
2 32 (37.65%) Windows
3 19 (22.35%) Unix
4 11 (12.94%) CentOS
5 9 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (9.41%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.53%) Debian
9 2 (2.35%) AIX
10 1 (1.18%) Solaris
10 1 (1.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.88%) DevOps
3 18 (21.18%) Open Source
4 15 (17.65%) Project Management
5 13 (15.29%) Business Analysis
5 13 (15.29%) Configuration Management
6 12 (14.12%) Agile Project Management
6 12 (14.12%) OO
6 12 (14.12%) OOA/OOD
6 12 (14.12%) UML
6 12 (14.12%) Use Case
6 12 (14.12%) Waterfall
7 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.76%) Service Design
9 9 (10.59%) Security Architecture
9 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (10.59%) TDD
10 8 (9.41%) Security Operations
10 8 (9.41%) SEO
11 7 (8.24%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.00%) Python
2 44 (51.76%) Java
3 37 (43.53%) Shell Script
4 27 (31.76%) C
5 22 (25.88%) COBOL
5 22 (25.88%) PowerShell
6 21 (24.71%) Perl
7 18 (21.18%) Ruby
8 9 (10.59%) PHP
9 5 (5.88%) SQL
10 3 (3.53%) C++
10 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.53%) Korn
11 1 (1.18%) C#
11 1 (1.18%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.71%) MCITP
2 4 (4.71%) MCTS
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.71%) RHCE
3 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.53%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.35%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.35%) CISM
4 2 (2.35%) CISMP
4 2 (2.35%) CISSP
4 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) iptables
3 4 (4.71%) Docker
3 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.71%) UAG
3 4 (4.71%) vSphere
4 3 (3.53%) Dovecot
4 3 (3.53%) KVM
4 3 (3.53%) Sendmail
4 3 (3.53%) Squid
5 2 (2.35%) NFS
5 2 (2.35%) Samba
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.18%) Ceph
6 1 (1.18%) Firmware
6 1 (1.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (56.47%) Puppet
2 34 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.59%) yum
4 7 (8.24%) Ansible
5 6 (7.06%) Nagios
6 4 (4.71%) HAProxy
6 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (3.53%) Cacti
7 3 (3.53%) logstash
7 3 (3.53%) OpenNebula
8 2 (2.35%) BladeLogic
8 2 (2.35%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (2.35%) CFEngine
8 2 (2.35%) Cobbler
8 2 (2.35%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.18%) Chronos
9 1 (1.18%) Marathon
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (1.18%) Rundeck
9 1 (1.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (45.88%) Oracle
2 22 (25.88%) Micro Focus
3 17 (20.00%) VMware
4 15 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 15 (17.65%) SaltStack
5 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.71%) BMC
6 4 (4.71%) Brocade
6 4 (4.71%) Rackspace
7 3 (3.53%) Google
8 1 (1.18%) Black Duck
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) Sonatype
8 1 (1.18%) Veracode