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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 115 135 137
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 49 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 0.61% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% 2.01% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 2
Median daily rate £450 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +196.29%
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
1356 1144 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 36.60% 30.29% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 730 526
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 24
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.13 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +14 28 £426 -10.42%
Manchester -8 10 £495 +54.68% 6
Cheshire -1 8 £330 -5.71%
Merseyside - 3 £350 -
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 83 (92.22%) Linux
2 56 (62.22%) Java
3 48 (53.33%) Oracle
4 45 (50.00%) Python
5 43 (47.78%) Shell Script
6 41 (45.56%) Puppet
7 38 (42.22%) C
8 32 (35.56%) Clustering
9 31 (34.44%) COBOL
9 31 (34.44%) Windows
9 31 (34.44%) Micro Focus
9 31 (34.44%) Tuxedo
10 29 (32.22%) Opscode Chef
11 28 (31.11%) Oracle Database
11 28 (31.11%) Relational Database
11 28 (31.11%) RDBMS
11 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (27.78%) Unix
13 24 (26.67%) Apache
14 20 (22.22%) Perl
14 20 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (21.11%) Open Source
15 19 (21.11%) DevOps
15 19 (21.11%) Jenkins
16 17 (18.89%) VMware
16 17 (18.89%) Ruby
17 16 (17.78%) Red Hat
17 16 (17.78%) OpenStack
17 16 (17.78%) SaltStack
17 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure

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 31 (34.44%) Tuxedo
2 24 (26.67%) Apache
3 16 (17.78%) OpenStack
4 10 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.89%) IIS
5 8 (8.89%) JBoss
6 4 (4.44%) SAS
6 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.22%) nginx
7 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.11%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.11%) Confluence
8 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (15.56%) IaaS
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.22%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.22%) Engine Yard
5 2 (2.22%) GitHub
5 2 (2.22%) Google App Engine
5 2 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.22%) Heroku
5 2 (2.22%) PaaS
5 2 (2.22%) SaaS
6 1 (1.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) DNS
2 7 (7.78%) SSL
3 5 (5.56%) DHCP
3 5 (5.56%) Firewall
3 5 (5.56%) MRTG
4 4 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (4.44%) HTTP
4 4 (4.44%) IMAP
4 4 (4.44%) iSCSI
4 4 (4.44%) SMTP
5 3 (3.33%) HTTPS
5 3 (3.33%) Internet
5 3 (3.33%) SSH
5 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.22%) AMQP
6 2 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.11%) Oracle Database
1 28 (31.11%) RDBMS
1 28 (31.11%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.89%) MySQL
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.22%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) HBase
5 1 (1.11%) OpenStack Swift
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.44%) JIRA
3 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.56%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.33%) GitLab
5 3 (3.33%) MSI
5 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.22%) Gradle
6 2 (2.22%) Maven
6 2 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.22%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Developer
2 18 (20.00%) Analyst
3 15 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (14.44%) Business Analyst
4 13 (14.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Technical Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Digital Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Security Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Java Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) .NET
2 4 (4.44%) LAMP
2 4 (4.44%) MCollective
2 4 (4.44%) WAMP
2 4 (4.44%) Web Services
3 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.33%) HTML
3 3 (3.33%) JSON
3 3 (3.33%) JSP
3 3 (3.33%) Node.js
3 3 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (3.33%) XML
4 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.22%) JSON Schema
4 2 (2.22%) REST
4 2 (2.22%) RESTful
4 2 (2.22%) SOAP
4 2 (2.22%) XSD
5 1 (1.11%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.11%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.56%) Clustering
2 4 (4.44%) Wiki
3 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) PMI
4 2 (2.22%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.22%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 83 (92.22%) Linux
2 31 (34.44%) Windows
3 25 (27.78%) Unix
4 12 (13.33%) CentOS
5 8 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.89%) Ubuntu
6 5 (5.56%) Debian
7 4 (4.44%) Mac OS
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.11%) DevOps
2 19 (21.11%) Open Source
3 15 (16.67%) Project Management
4 13 (14.44%) Business Analysis
5 12 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
5 12 (13.33%) OO
5 12 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (13.33%) UML
5 12 (13.33%) Use Case
5 12 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 11 (12.22%) Configuration Management
7 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.11%) Service Design
8 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (8.89%) SEO
10 6 (6.67%) Capacity Management
11 5 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (5.56%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.44%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 56 (62.22%) Java
2 45 (50.00%) Python
3 43 (47.78%) Shell Script
4 38 (42.22%) C
5 31 (34.44%) COBOL
6 20 (22.22%) Perl
7 17 (18.89%) Ruby
8 16 (17.78%) PowerShell
9 11 (12.22%) PHP
10 7 (7.78%) SQL
11 5 (5.56%) C++
11 5 (5.56%) Korn
12 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.11%) AWK
13 1 (1.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.44%) MCITP
3 4 (4.44%) MCTS
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.44%) RHCE
4 3 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.22%) CISM
5 2 (2.22%) CISMP
5 2 (2.22%) CISSP
5 2 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.67%) iptables
3 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.56%) KVM
4 4 (4.44%) Docker
4 4 (4.44%) Dovecot
4 4 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.44%) Sendmail
4 4 (4.44%) Squid
4 4 (4.44%) UAG
4 4 (4.44%) vSphere
5 2 (2.22%) NFS
5 2 (2.22%) Samba
5 2 (2.22%) vCloud
6 1 (1.11%) Firmware
6 1 (1.11%) HDFS
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.11%) Xen
6 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (45.56%) Puppet
2 29 (32.22%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.89%) Nagios
4 6 (6.67%) Ansible
5 5 (5.56%) Cacti
5 5 (5.56%) OpenNebula
6 4 (4.44%) HAProxy
6 4 (4.44%) Kubernetes
6 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (3.33%) Cobbler
7 3 (3.33%) yum
8 2 (2.22%) BladeLogic
8 2 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (1.11%) CFEngine
9 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.11%) logstash
9 1 (1.11%) Packer
9 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 48 (53.33%) Oracle
2 31 (34.44%) Micro Focus
3 17 (18.89%) VMware
4 16 (17.78%) Red Hat
4 16 (17.78%) SaltStack
5 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.44%) BMC
6 4 (4.44%) Brocade
7 2 (2.22%) Google
7 2 (2.22%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.11%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (1.11%) New Relic