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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 134 127 117
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 10 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.90% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
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£413 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £25.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+86.27% -28.16%
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
1113 997 1093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.45% 35.20% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 551 623
Average daily rate £350 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 51 52
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +3.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.93 £15.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
Manchester -7 5 £375 +25.00% 1
Cheshire +7 3 £400 +33.33% 1
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Ruby
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Apache
5 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (21.43%) nginx
6 3 (21.43%) Middleware
6 3 (21.43%) RSpec
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Capistrano
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) Puppet
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
7 2 (14.29%) IaaS
7 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 2 (14.29%) MongoDB

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) nginx
3 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DSL
1 2 (14.29%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) RSpec
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Django
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Flask
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) IPTV
2 2 (14.29%) Wiki
2 2 (14.29%) STB
3 1 (7.14%) Arduino
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Ruby
2 6 (42.86%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (21.43%) Capistrano
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 2 (14.29%) Salt
3 2 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Atmel