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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bash Shell
England / North West
Rank 106 112 139
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 25 47 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 1.23% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.34% 3.24% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 8
Median daily rate £425 £390 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -9.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £274 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £428 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £50.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +135.29%

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
1067 1451 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 40.34% 37.99% 33.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 925 732
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 74 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.76 £15.25 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £52.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +3 20 £413 +3.12% 7
Cheshire +29 1 £425 -
Merseyside -5 1 £225 -47.05%
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 61 (96.83%) Linux
2 46 (73.02%) Puppet
3 42 (66.67%) Python
4 35 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (52.38%) DevOps
5 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (49.21%) Ruby
7 28 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (44.44%) Unix
8 23 (36.51%) Ansible
9 22 (34.92%) Java
10 21 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 19 (30.16%) Docker
11 19 (30.16%) Shell Script
11 19 (30.16%) Configuration Management
12 16 (25.40%) CentOS
13 15 (23.81%) Perl
14 14 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (19.05%) PHP
16 11 (17.46%) Oracle
16 11 (17.46%) VMware
16 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
16 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
17 10 (15.87%) Open Source
18 9 (14.29%) vSphere
18 9 (14.29%) SaltStack
18 9 (14.29%) CloudStack
18 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (14.29%) Git (software)

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 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
2 9 (14.29%) CloudStack
3 8 (12.70%) Apache
4 6 (9.52%) Tuxedo
5 4 (6.35%) nginx
5 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.76%) Confluence
7 2 (3.17%) CMS
7 2 (3.17%) SAS
8 1 (1.59%) Drupal
8 1 (1.59%) JBoss
8 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.52%) IaaS
4 5 (7.94%) Heroku
5 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (6.35%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (6.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (4.76%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.76%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.59%) PaaS
7 1 (1.59%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) DNS
2 6 (9.52%) LDAP
3 3 (4.76%) HTTP
3 3 (4.76%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.76%) SSL
3 3 (4.76%) VPN
4 2 (3.17%) DHCP
4 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.17%) IMAP
4 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.17%) MRTG
4 2 (3.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.35%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.76%) Redis
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.70%) JIRA
4 6 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.94%) Maven
6 3 (4.76%) GitLab
6 3 (4.76%) Hudson
6 3 (4.76%) MSI
6 3 (4.76%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.17%) GoCD
8 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.59%) JMeter
8 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.59%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (1.59%) Selenium
8 1 (1.59%) Subversion
8 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.59%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (6.35%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Unix Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) MCollective
1 5 (7.94%) Memcached
2 4 (6.35%) Web Services
3 3 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.17%) .NET
4 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.17%) CSS
4 2 (3.17%) HTML
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.59%) J2EE
5 1 (1.59%) Laravel
5 1 (1.59%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.59%) Node.js
5 1 (1.59%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) WSDL
5 1 (1.59%) XML
5 1 (1.59%) XSD
5 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Clustering
2 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.76%) Wiki
4 1 (1.59%) Robotics
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (96.83%) Linux
2 28 (44.44%) Unix
3 16 (25.40%) CentOS
4 14 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (14.29%) Windows
6 8 (12.70%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.17%) Debian
8 1 (1.59%) Fedora
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (52.38%) DevOps
2 21 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (30.16%) Configuration Management
4 10 (15.87%) Open Source
5 8 (12.70%) Scrum
6 6 (9.52%) OO
7 5 (7.94%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (7.94%) Build Automation
7 5 (7.94%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.94%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (7.94%) Project Management
7 5 (7.94%) Service Design
7 5 (7.94%) UML
7 5 (7.94%) Use Case
7 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.35%) High Availability
8 4 (6.35%) Service Management
9 3 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (66.67%) Python
2 31 (49.21%) Ruby
3 22 (34.92%) Java
4 19 (30.16%) Shell Script
5 15 (23.81%) Perl
6 12 (19.05%) PHP
7 8 (12.70%) C
8 6 (9.52%) COBOL
8 6 (9.52%) SQL
9 5 (7.94%) Korn
9 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.76%) C++
10 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
11 2 (3.17%) C#
11 2 (3.17%) Go
12 1 (1.59%) VB
12 1 (1.59%) VBA
12 1 (1.59%) VBScript
12 1 (1.59%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Docker
2 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.29%) vSphere
3 7 (11.11%) iptables
3 7 (11.11%) Squid
3 7 (11.11%) Xen
3 7 (11.11%) XenServer
4 5 (7.94%) Postfix
4 5 (7.94%) Varnish
5 2 (3.17%) Dovecot
5 2 (3.17%) KVM
5 2 (3.17%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 46 (73.02%) Puppet
2 35 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (36.51%) Ansible
4 7 (11.11%) Cobbler
4 7 (11.11%) Nagios
4 7 (11.11%) Terraform
5 5 (7.94%) ZABBIX
6 4 (6.35%) Packer
7 3 (4.76%) Kubernetes
7 3 (4.76%) yum
8 2 (3.17%) Cacti
8 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
8 2 (3.17%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle
1 11 (17.46%) VMware
2 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 9 (14.29%) SaltStack
3 6 (9.52%) Micro Focus
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) New Relic
5 2 (3.17%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.59%) Splunk
6 1 (1.59%) Zend