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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 112 143 139
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 53 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.31% 0.46% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 1.43% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 1
Median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.24% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+76.92% -13.33%
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
1377 1261 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.05% 32.28% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 796 558
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 27 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £34.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £41.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +21 26 £438 +16.66% 2
Manchester +1 15 £425 -12.00% 7
Cheshire -7 9 £415 +38.33%
Merseyside - 3 £425 - 3
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 84 (90.32%) Linux
2 51 (54.84%) Python
3 49 (52.69%) Unix
4 44 (47.31%) Puppet
5 41 (44.09%) Java
6 40 (43.01%) Windows
7 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (38.71%) Apache
8 36 (38.71%) Oracle
8 36 (38.71%) Opscode Chef
9 34 (36.56%) Shell Script
10 27 (29.03%) Perl
10 27 (29.03%) DevOps
11 23 (24.73%) C
12 22 (23.66%) Ruby
13 21 (22.58%) Open Source
14 20 (21.51%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (20.43%) Configuration Management
16 17 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (18.28%) OpenStack
17 16 (17.20%) Jenkins
17 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
17 16 (17.20%) Micro Focus
17 16 (17.20%) Clustering
17 16 (17.20%) COBOL
17 16 (17.20%) Tuxedo
18 15 (16.13%) Finance
18 15 (16.13%) Project Management
19 14 (15.05%) PostgreSQL
19 14 (15.05%) RDBMS

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 36 (38.71%) Apache
2 17 (18.28%) OpenStack
3 16 (17.20%) Tuxedo
4 8 (8.60%) IIS
4 8 (8.60%) JBoss
5 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.45%) CloudStack
7 4 (4.30%) SAS
7 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.23%) Node.js
8 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.15%) nginx
10 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.08%) Confluence
10 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.51%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (15.05%) IaaS
3 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.15%) PaaS
4 2 (2.15%) SaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.08%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.08%) Engine Yard
5 1 (1.08%) GitHub
5 1 (1.08%) Heroku
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) DNS
2 6 (6.45%) SSL
3 5 (5.38%) DHCP
3 5 (5.38%) Internet
3 5 (5.38%) MRTG
4 4 (4.30%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (4.30%) HTTP
4 4 (4.30%) IMAP
4 4 (4.30%) iSCSI
4 4 (4.30%) SMTP
4 4 (4.30%) SSH
5 3 (3.23%) Firewall
6 2 (2.15%) AMQP
6 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.15%) LDAP
7 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) Oracle Database
1 14 (15.05%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (15.05%) RDBMS
1 14 (15.05%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.53%) MySQL
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.15%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.08%) DB2
5 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.08%) HBase
5 1 (1.08%) OpenStack Swift
5 1 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.90%) JIRA
3 8 (8.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.15%) GitLab
4 2 (2.15%) Gradle
4 2 (2.15%) Maven
4 2 (2.15%) MSI
4 2 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.15%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Analyst
2 24 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (23.66%) Technical Analyst
4 18 (19.35%) Developer
5 17 (18.28%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (13.98%) Business Analyst
7 10 (10.75%) Digital Analyst
8 9 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 9 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (8.60%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (8.60%) Technical Business Analyst
10 6 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 5 (5.38%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
12 4 (4.30%) Digital Business Analyst
12 4 (4.30%) Security Analyst
13 3 (3.23%) Administrator
13 3 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
14 2 (2.15%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.05%) LAPP Stack
2 7 (7.53%) .NET
3 6 (6.45%) LAMP
4 5 (5.38%) Web Services
5 4 (4.30%) WAMP
6 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.23%) HTML
6 3 (3.23%) JSON
6 3 (3.23%) JSP
6 3 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.23%) XML
7 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.15%) JSON Schema
7 2 (2.15%) REST
7 2 (2.15%) RESTful
7 2 (2.15%) SOAP
7 2 (2.15%) XSD
8 1 (1.08%) ELK Stack
8 1 (1.08%) HTML5
8 1 (1.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) Clustering
2 4 (4.30%) Wiki
3 3 (3.23%) PMI
4 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.15%) User Experience
5 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.08%) iPad
5 1 (1.08%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 84 (90.32%) Linux
2 49 (52.69%) Unix
3 40 (43.01%) Windows
4 12 (12.90%) CentOS
5 8 (8.60%) Debian
6 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.45%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.30%) AIX
8 4 (4.30%) Mac OS
8 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.08%) HPUX
9 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.03%) DevOps
3 21 (22.58%) Open Source
4 19 (20.43%) Configuration Management
5 17 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (16.13%) Project Management
7 13 (13.98%) Business Analysis
8 12 (12.90%) Agile Project Management
8 12 (12.90%) OO
8 12 (12.90%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (12.90%) UML
8 12 (12.90%) Use Case
8 12 (12.90%) Waterfall
9 10 (10.75%) Service Design
10 9 (9.68%) DSDM
10 9 (9.68%) RUP
10 9 (9.68%) Scrum
10 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (8.60%) SEO
12 6 (6.45%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.84%) Python
2 41 (44.09%) Java
3 34 (36.56%) Shell Script
4 27 (29.03%) Perl
5 23 (24.73%) C
6 22 (23.66%) Ruby
7 16 (17.20%) COBOL
7 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
8 13 (13.98%) AWK
9 11 (11.83%) SQL
10 10 (10.75%) PHP
11 6 (6.45%) Korn
12 5 (5.38%) C++
13 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) MCITP
2 4 (4.30%) MCTS
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.30%) RHCE
3 3 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.15%) CISM
4 2 (2.15%) CISMP
4 2 (2.15%) CISSP
5 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.08%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.45%) vSphere
2 6 (6.45%) Xen
2 6 (6.45%) XenServer
3 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.38%) KVM
4 4 (4.30%) Docker
4 4 (4.30%) Dovecot
4 4 (4.30%) iptables
4 4 (4.30%) Sendmail
4 4 (4.30%) Squid
4 4 (4.30%) UAG
5 2 (2.15%) vCloud
6 1 (1.08%) Firmware
6 1 (1.08%) HDFS
6 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 44 (47.31%) Puppet
2 36 (38.71%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (15.05%) Cobbler
4 9 (9.68%) Tivoli
5 6 (6.45%) Nagios
6 5 (5.38%) Ansible
6 5 (5.38%) Cacti
6 5 (5.38%) OpenNebula
7 4 (4.30%) HAProxy
7 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.15%) BladeLogic
8 2 (2.15%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.15%) yum
9 1 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.08%) Packer
9 1 (1.08%) Terraform
9 1 (1.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (38.71%) Oracle
2 16 (17.20%) Micro Focus
3 14 (15.05%) SaltStack
4 12 (12.90%) Red Hat
4 12 (12.90%) VMware
5 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.45%) EnterpriseDB
7 4 (4.30%) Brocade
8 3 (3.23%) BMC
9 1 (1.08%) New Relic
9 1 (1.08%) Sun