Period
to 3 April 2020

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 6 months to 3 April 2020 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
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 93 91
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 23 35 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 1.41% 1.73% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.62% 3.98% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 12
Median daily rate £500 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +17.65%
10th Percentile £379 £410 £419
90th Percentile £550 £591 £614
South West median daily rate £500 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +24.29% +59.09%

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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 636 879 682
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.95% 43.49% 38.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 640 449
Median daily rate £440 £448 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +15.48% +0.65%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £600 £588 £525
South West median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.81% -1.97%
10th Percentile £23.50 £35.88 £24.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £62.85 £43.50
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -1.23%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Bristol

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Bristol

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in Bristol over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Bristol

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 12 (52.17%) Linux
1 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
1 12 (52.17%) Docker
2 11 (47.83%) DevOps
3 10 (43.48%) Kubernetes
4 8 (34.78%) Python
4 8 (34.78%) Firewall
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) AWS
5 7 (30.43%) SCOM
5 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
5 7 (30.43%) Migration
5 7 (30.43%) IBM
5 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle
5 7 (30.43%) Dynatrace
5 7 (30.43%) IBM UrbanCode
5 7 (30.43%) AppDynamics
5 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure as Code
6 6 (26.09%) Cloud Operations
6 6 (26.09%) Private Cloud
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
7 5 (21.74%) Azure
7 5 (21.74%) Groovy
7 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
7 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
7 5 (21.74%) .NET

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 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Azure
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.35%) AWS CodeBuild
4 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (4.35%) npm
4 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.35%) Serverless
4 1 (4.35%) Slack
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) SSH
3 1 (4.35%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (30.43%) IBM UrbanCode
3 5 (21.74%) MSBuild
3 5 (21.74%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
4 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.70%) git-flow
5 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) Gatling
6 1 (4.35%) MSTest
6 1 (4.35%) NUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium
6 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Public Sector
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) OO PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) CSS3
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) Laravel
2 2 (8.70%) LESS
2 2 (8.70%) OAuth
2 2 (8.70%) OAuth2
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
2 2 (8.70%) Sass
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Private Cloud
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure as Code
2 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
3 6 (26.09%) Cloud Operations
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) OO PHP
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (4.35%) High Availability
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Microservices
7 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Groovy
3 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) PHP 7
4 2 (8.70%) Scala
5 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Kubernetes
2 7 (30.43%) SCOM
3 5 (21.74%) Terraform
4 2 (8.70%) Ansible
4 2 (8.70%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (4.35%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (4.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) AppDynamics
1 7 (30.43%) Dynatrace
1 7 (30.43%) IBM
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat