The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Bash Shell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Bash Shell
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -40 -  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.12% 4.76% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 12.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £464 £401 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £399
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £57.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +43.75%  

Bash Shell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 278 31 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 84.24% 36.90% 56.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 12 22
Median daily rate £413 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.99% +6.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Belfast

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bash Shell in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) Korn
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) JMS
4 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Ab Initio
4 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
4 4 (57.14%) Metaprogramming
4 4 (57.14%) Parallel Processing
5 3 (42.86%) Big Data
5 3 (42.86%) Talend
5 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
5 3 (42.86%) Banking
5 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 3 (42.86%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Ab Initio Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Talend Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) JMS
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Metaprogramming
1 4 (57.14%) Parallel Processing
1 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Korn
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Ab Initio
3 3 (42.86%) Talend