Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 6 months to 18 June 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 84 82
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 +18
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 12 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.91% 1.28% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 3.25% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 4
Birmingham median daily rate £463 £534 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.35% +15.41% -
10th Percentile £381 £374 £281
90th Percentile £606 £624 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £534 £463
% change year-on-year -1.64% +15.41% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £30.71 -

Bash Shell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 408 585 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.10% 39.39% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 375 298
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £279 £275
90th Percentile £575 £548 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +50.46% -22.14%
10th Percentile £35.75 £19.80 £13.00
90th Percentile £44.25 £44.50 £41.90
West Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £35.36 £31.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +14.05% +24.00%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Birmingham

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Birmingham

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (41.67%) Public Cloud
4 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (33.33%) Puppet
5 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 4 (33.33%) Microservices
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (33.33%) Docker
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 4 (33.33%) GitHub
6 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
6 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
6 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) GitHub
4 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (8.33%) IaaS
4 1 (8.33%) PaaS
4 1 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (8.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (8.33%) BigQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Flink
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) HBase
3 1 (8.33%) Impala
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Beam
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) OAuth
3 1 (8.33%) OAuth2
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) HACMP
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) AIX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (33.33%) Microservices
2 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Research
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Korn
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
2 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (16.67%) Terraform
5 1 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Nagios
5 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas