Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - +89
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 15 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.96% 0.66% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 1.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 0
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 489 585 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.45% 38.46% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 369 256
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £259 £250 £234
90th Percentile £500 £525 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £27.69 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.46% +58.23% -12.50%
10th Percentile £14.40 £16.30 £11.75
90th Percentile £53.75 £40.10 £35.95
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +16.26%

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 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 14 (93.33%) Ansible
1 14 (93.33%) DevOps
1 14 (93.33%) Terraform
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Configuration Management
2 13 (86.67%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (86.67%) Puppet
2 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) HTTP
3 12 (80.00%) Elastic Stack
3 12 (80.00%) Docker
3 12 (80.00%) logstash
3 12 (80.00%) Kibana
4 11 (73.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 11 (73.33%) Amazon ELB
4 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
4 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
4 11 (73.33%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (73.33%) Amazon S3
5 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (53.33%) Python
7 7 (46.67%) Scrum
7 7 (46.67%) Kubernetes
7 7 (46.67%) Web Operations
7 7 (46.67%) Rancher

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 12 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (40.00%) Apache
2 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (26.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (73.33%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (73.33%) Amazon ELB
2 11 (73.33%) Amazon S3
2 11 (73.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (40.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (33.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) HTTP
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (40.00%) OpenVPN
2 6 (40.00%) SSH
2 6 (40.00%) SSL
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon RDS
1 13 (86.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) Ant
3 6 (40.00%) Bitbucket
3 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 6 (40.00%) JUnit
3 6 (40.00%) Liquibase
3 6 (40.00%) Maven
3 6 (40.00%) SonarQube
3 6 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) WebOps Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (40.00%) MCollective
2 6 (40.00%) REST
2 6 (40.00%) Sensu
3 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) DevOps
2 13 (86.67%) Configuration Management
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) Web Operations
5 6 (40.00%) Coaching
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (40.00%) Open Source
5 6 (40.00%) Service Management
5 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (13.33%) Case Management
7 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (13.33%) Process Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Data Strategy
8 1 (6.67%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Groovy
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
2 6 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Go
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Docker
2 6 (40.00%) Postfix
2 6 (40.00%) Squid
2 6 (40.00%) vCloud
2 6 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) Ansible
1 14 (93.33%) Terraform
2 13 (86.67%) Puppet
3 12 (80.00%) Kibana
3 12 (80.00%) logstash
4 7 (46.67%) Kubernetes
4 7 (46.67%) Rancher
5 6 (40.00%) collectd
5 6 (40.00%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (40.00%) Rsyslog
5 6 (40.00%) Salt
5 6 (40.00%) StatsD
5 6 (40.00%) Sysdig
5 6 (40.00%) ZABBIX
6 1 (6.67%) Mesos
6 1 (6.67%) rkt
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Sonatype
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 5 (33.33%) SaltStack