The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 113 112 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 29 34 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 1.04% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 2.70% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 42
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £329 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.67%
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 South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1155 1261 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.08% 38.42% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 848 730
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 98 51
Median hourly rate £41.25 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.40 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bash Shell across the South West region.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell across the South West region.

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Gloucestershire +13 24 £450 +9.09% 6
Wiltshire +4 2 £438 -
Dorset -5 1 - - 3
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 South West region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 40 (74.07%) Security Cleared
2 38 (70.37%) Python
3 36 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 35 (64.81%) Linux
4 35 (64.81%) Java
5 31 (57.41%) Perl
6 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (37.04%) Unix
8 18 (33.33%) Oracle
9 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
9 17 (31.48%) C++
9 17 (31.48%) Hadoop
10 16 (29.63%) Red Hat
11 14 (25.93%) Jenkins
12 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
12 13 (24.07%) JIRA
13 12 (22.22%) Puppet
14 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (20.37%) DevOps
14 11 (20.37%) Ruby
14 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
14 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
14 11 (20.37%) C
15 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
15 10 (18.52%) HP
15 10 (18.52%) Functional Testing
16 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
16 9 (16.67%) JBoss
16 9 (16.67%) C#

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.67%) JBoss
3 4 (7.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.85%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.85%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.70%) DHCP
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) Hadoop
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 13 (24.07%) JIRA
3 9 (16.67%) Hudson
4 6 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 6 (11.11%) Rational Functional Tester
5 4 (7.41%) Subversion
6 3 (5.56%) Ant
6 3 (5.56%) JMeter
6 3 (5.56%) Maven
6 3 (5.56%) Zephyr
7 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Test Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Test Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Tester
7 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Tester
8 2 (3.70%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.70%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner Tester
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
1 9 (16.67%) jQuery
1 9 (16.67%) JSON
1 9 (16.67%) Spring
2 6 (11.11%) Node.js
3 3 (5.56%) Middleware
4 2 (3.70%) boto
4 2 (3.70%) POSIX
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Linux
2 20 (37.04%) Unix
3 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.11%) Windows
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
2 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (20.37%) DevOps
3 10 (18.52%) Functional Testing
4 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (16.67%) TDD
5 7 (12.96%) Test Management
6 6 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 5 (9.26%) Test Planning
8 4 (7.41%) Kernel Tuning
8 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.85%) Compliance Audit
11 1 (1.85%) Defect Tracking
11 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.85%) Microservices
11 1 (1.85%) People Management
11 1 (1.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) Python
2 35 (64.81%) Java
3 31 (57.41%) Perl
4 17 (31.48%) C++
4 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.37%) C
5 11 (20.37%) Ruby
6 9 (16.67%) C#
6 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 9 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.56%) C-shell
9 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (74.07%) Security Cleared
2 36 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
4 4 (7.41%) ISEB
5 2 (3.70%) RHCE
6 1 (1.85%) Degree
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) NFS
2 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Docker
3 1 (1.85%) Firmware
3 1 (1.85%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (1.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Puppet
2 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.70%) Ansible
5 1 (1.85%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.85%) Nagios
5 1 (1.85%) Salt
5 1 (1.85%) SCOM
5 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (29.63%) Red Hat
3 10 (18.52%) HP
4 6 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) NetApp
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) IBM