The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 29 March 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 68 60
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 8 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.99% 0.33% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 0.98% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £317 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £485 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -3.05% +24.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -45.00% +135.29%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 316 306 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 38.92% 33.66% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 212 231
Median daily rate £380 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.82% -5.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £297 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Bristol

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Bristol

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Python
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Puppet
4 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) Ruby
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
8 3 (18.75%) Route 53
8 3 (18.75%) CentOS
8 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
8 3 (18.75%) Docker
8 3 (18.75%) Terraform
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Scrum

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
2 3 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (18.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
4 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 2 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) Valgrind
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Unix Support
3 1 (6.25%) Unix Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) MCollective
3 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital TV
1 2 (12.50%) STB
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Network Design
6 1 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) Lua
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Gluster
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Terraform
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) ZABBIX
4 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Intel
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) SaltStack