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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 149 133 129
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 20 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.098% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £328 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £388 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £401
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +23.47%
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
1434 996 951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.93% 32.52% 33.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 568 519
Average daily rate £385 £325 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 27 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £13.23 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £59.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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 -12 8 £325 +4.00% 2
Cheshire -10 5 £365 -5.80% 3
Lancashire - 4 £350 -
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 45 (88.24%) Linux
2 24 (47.06%) Python
3 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (37.25%) Puppet
4 19 (37.25%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (35.29%) Configuration Management
6 17 (33.33%) Ruby
7 16 (31.37%) DevOps
8 15 (29.41%) Jenkins
8 15 (29.41%) UNIX
8 15 (29.41%) Java
9 14 (27.45%) Perl
10 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (25.49%) Open Source
11 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (23.53%) VMware
11 12 (23.53%) OpenStack
12 11 (21.57%) Windows
12 11 (21.57%) Red Hat
13 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
13 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
14 8 (15.69%) KVM
14 8 (15.69%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (15.69%) QEMU
14 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (15.69%) TDD
14 8 (15.69%) Google
15 7 (13.73%) Apache
15 7 (13.73%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 12 (23.53%) OpenStack
2 7 (13.73%) Apache
3 5 (9.80%) nginx
4 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) CMS
4 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Lync
5 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (9.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (9.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (7.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (7.84%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (7.84%) Google App Engine
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.92%) PaaS
7 2 (3.92%) IaaS
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) SSL
2 3 (5.88%) Network Security
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
3 2 (3.92%) Extranet
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) SSH
3 2 (3.92%) LDAP
3 2 (3.92%) SMTP
3 2 (3.92%) SNMP
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.80%) RSpec
3 5 (9.80%) Maven
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.96%) Ant
4 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) Military
2 1 (1.96%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Junior
9 1 (1.96%) Systems Support
9 1 (1.96%) Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
3 2 (3.92%) Memcached
3 2 (3.92%) Servlets
4 1 (1.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Replication
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (88.24%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) UNIX
3 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (21.57%) Windows
5 5 (9.80%) CentOS
6 4 (7.84%) AIX
6 4 (7.84%) Solaris
6 4 (7.84%) Debian
6 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Configuration Management
3 16 (31.37%) DevOps
4 13 (25.49%) Open Source
5 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.69%) TDD
6 6 (11.76%) BDD
7 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.88%) UML
9 3 (5.88%) Analytics
9 3 (5.88%) Time Management
10 2 (3.92%) SIEM
10 2 (3.92%) Service Management
10 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.96%) Release Management
11 1 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) Python
2 17 (33.33%) Ruby
3 15 (29.41%) Java
4 14 (27.45%) Perl
5 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
6 7 (13.73%) Scala
7 6 (11.76%) PHP
7 6 (11.76%) C
7 6 (11.76%) SQL
8 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.88%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.88%) Korn
9 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.92%) C++
11 1 (1.96%) COBOL
11 1 (1.96%) C#
11 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.96%) Lua
11 1 (1.96%) sed
11 1 (1.96%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) HND
3 1 (1.96%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.96%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.69%) QEMU
2 8 (15.69%) KVM
3 2 (3.92%) iptables
3 2 (3.92%) Postfix
3 2 (3.92%) Varnish
3 2 (3.92%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) Puppet
1 19 (37.25%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (11.76%) Nagios
3 5 (9.80%) Capistrano
4 4 (7.84%) Graphite
4 4 (7.84%) Munin
4 4 (7.84%) CFEngine
4 4 (7.84%) Vagrant
5 3 (5.88%) Hyperic
5 3 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) VMware
2 11 (21.57%) Red Hat
3 8 (15.69%) Google
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle
5 5 (9.80%) Sun
6 4 (7.84%) SaltStack
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.96%) IBM
8 1 (1.96%) Sage
8 1 (1.96%) Micro Focus