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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 135 129 127
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 23 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.100% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.01% 0.31% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 3
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£350 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+196.29% -58.46%
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
1142 967 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.83% 32.20% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 550 467
Average daily rate £363 £340 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £12.50 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.63 £51.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Cheshire -1 10 £350 -9.67% 1
Manchester -1 8 £320 +2.40% 9
Lancashire - 5 £475 - 1
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (97.56%) Linux
2 23 (56.10%) Python
3 18 (43.90%) Configuration Management
3 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (41.46%) Puppet
5 15 (36.59%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (36.59%) DevOps
6 13 (31.71%) Open Source
6 13 (31.71%) Ruby
6 13 (31.71%) Perl
7 12 (29.27%) Java
7 12 (29.27%) UNIX
7 12 (29.27%) VMware
7 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (29.27%) OpenStack
7 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
8 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
9 10 (24.39%) Windows
10 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
11 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (19.51%) QEMU
11 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
11 8 (19.51%) KVM
12 7 (17.07%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (17.07%) Google
13 6 (14.63%) Scala
13 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (14.63%) Nagios

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (29.27%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) nginx
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Lync
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.07%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (9.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (9.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (9.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (9.76%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (7.32%) Google App Engine
5 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (4.88%) PaaS
6 2 (4.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) SSL
2 3 (7.32%) Network Security
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) Extranet
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) SSH
3 2 (4.88%) LDAP
3 2 (4.88%) SMTP
3 2 (4.88%) SNMP
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.20%) Maven
4 2 (4.88%) RSpec
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) Ant
5 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Support
9 1 (2.44%) Junior
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Servlets
2 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (4.88%) Memcached
3 1 (2.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) UNIX
2 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 5 (12.20%) CentOS
5 4 (9.76%) AIX
5 4 (9.76%) Solaris
5 4 (9.76%) Debian
5 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Configuration Management
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) DevOps
3 13 (31.71%) Open Source
4 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.32%) Time Management
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) BDD
8 2 (4.88%) SIEM
8 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Service Management
9 1 (2.44%) Scrum
9 1 (2.44%) Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) ERP
9 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Python
2 13 (31.71%) Ruby
2 13 (31.71%) Perl
3 12 (29.27%) Java
4 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
5 6 (14.63%) Scala
5 6 (14.63%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.32%) SQL
7 3 (7.32%) C
8 1 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.44%) Lua
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.44%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.51%) QEMU
2 8 (19.51%) KVM
3 2 (4.88%) iptables
3 2 (4.88%) Postfix
3 2 (4.88%) Varnish
3 2 (4.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) Puppet
2 15 (36.59%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (14.63%) Nagios
4 4 (9.76%) Munin
4 4 (9.76%) CFEngine
4 4 (9.76%) Vagrant
4 4 (9.76%) Graphite
5 3 (7.32%) Hyperic
6 2 (4.88%) Ansible
6 2 (4.88%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.07%) Google
4 5 (12.20%) Sun
5 4 (9.76%) SaltStack
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.44%) IBM
8 1 (2.44%) Sage
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