The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bash Shell
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.085% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 0.26% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.95% +75.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
731 784 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.32% 33.33% 28.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 478 382
Median daily rate £375 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 38
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £20.00 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Birmingham - 6 £450 - 2
Coventry - 3 - - 1
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 17 (85.00%) Linux
1 17 (85.00%) Python
2 13 (65.00%) DevOps
3 12 (60.00%) Ruby
3 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (55.00%) Ansible
5 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (50.00%) Puppet
5 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (45.00%) Docker
6 9 (45.00%) Terraform
7 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (30.00%) Java
9 6 (30.00%) Perl
9 6 (30.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (25.00%) Salt
11 4 (20.00%) Microservices
11 4 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (20.00%) Web Operations
11 4 (20.00%) Route 53
11 4 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
11 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) Korn

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (15.00%) nginx
2 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (20.00%) Route 53
2 4 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (10.00%) IaaS
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (10.00%) PaaS
5 1 (5.00%) GitHub
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Junos
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (15.00%) Hudson
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
4 2 (10.00%) GoCD
5 1 (5.00%) JMeter
5 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
5 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (5.00%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.00%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) ELK Stack
2 3 (15.00%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (15.00%) Sensu
3 1 (5.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Fedora
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) DevOps
2 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Microservices
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Web Operations
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) Low Latency
6 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Python
2 12 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Perl
4 4 (20.00%) Korn
4 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) Go
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Ansible
2 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (50.00%) Puppet
3 9 (45.00%) Terraform
4 5 (25.00%) Salt
5 3 (15.00%) collectd
5 3 (15.00%) Kibana
5 3 (15.00%) logstash
5 3 (15.00%) StatsD
6 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
6 2 (10.00%) Mesos
7 1 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (15.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) VMware