Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 102 101
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +5
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 26 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.24% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 1.34% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 3
Bristol median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46% -
10th Percentile £363 £400 £171
90th Percentile £513 £625 £366
South West median daily rate £475 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £22.00
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +115.91% -

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 910 744 651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 43.54% 39.18% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 488 462
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £359
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.53% -3.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 22
Bristol median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +16.44% +1.39%
10th Percentile £35.08 £13.79 £26.02
90th Percentile £49.63 £52.80 £49.63
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.15 £39.50
% change year-on-year +3.28% +4.18% +0.64%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018, 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 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (65.38%) DevOps
3 14 (53.85%) Python
4 12 (46.15%) Puppet
5 11 (42.31%) Docker
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
6 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
6 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
6 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
7 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Ansible
7 8 (30.77%) Perl
7 8 (30.77%) Unix
7 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
8 7 (26.92%) Terraform
9 6 (23.08%) CentOS
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
9 6 (23.08%) Scrum
9 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
9 6 (23.08%) Korn
9 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (19.23%) Data Extraction
10 5 (19.23%) Wiki

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 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (65.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (19.23%) Amazon S3
3 5 (19.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.85%) Datadog
6 1 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.85%) BGP
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) MPLS
2 1 (3.85%) OSPF
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) MariaDB
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) AWS DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) LDAP
3 3 (11.54%) LAMP
3 3 (11.54%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Wiki
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) CentOS
4 4 (15.38%) Debian
5 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.69%) VMS
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) DevOps
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Build Automation
4 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Data Extraction
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Security Hardening
7 2 (7.69%) Kanban
7 2 (7.69%) Microservices
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.85%) Open Source
8 1 (3.85%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) Perl
4 6 (23.08%) Korn
4 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 5 (19.23%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Docker
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) NFS
3 3 (11.54%) Samba
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) KVM
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Puppet
2 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (30.77%) Ansible
4 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
4 7 (26.92%) Terraform
5 1 (3.85%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (3.85%) Packer
5 1 (3.85%) Salt
5 1 (3.85%) Suricata
5 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Nokia
4 1 (3.85%) Qualys
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk