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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 136 125 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.039% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.13% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £388 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +16.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £413
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.25 £52.17 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +43.91%
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
918 789 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.29% 31.03% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 494 425
Median daily rate £384 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 47 25
Median hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% -17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.45 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 30 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
Worcestershire - 3 £400 -
Bash Shell
England

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Release Management
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (41.67%) GitHub
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) System Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
7 3 (25.00%) Ruby
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Fedora
7 3 (25.00%) Puppet
7 3 (25.00%) Scala
7 3 (25.00%) Terraform

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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) Tornado
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Fedora
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) HPUX
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Release Management
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Korn
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (16.67%) Mercator
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) HP