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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 72 64
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 6 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.71% 0.12% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 0.33% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Median daily rate £418 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.17% +11.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £57.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +43.75%  

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 316 305 349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 37.35% 35.76% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 210 289
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 4
Median hourly rate £48.50 £39.00 £36.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.35% +7.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.85 £29.55 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.95 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

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 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

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £400 -
Bash Shell
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Puppet
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) Perl
5 6 (42.86%) Ruby
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (42.86%) DevOps
6 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
6 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
6 5 (35.71%) CentOS
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) Unix
6 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Solaris
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (28.57%) Amazon S3
7 4 (28.57%) Route 53
7 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef

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 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) iPlanet
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 4 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (28.57%) Route 53
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
1 3 (21.43%) NAS
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) FCoE
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
5 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Graduate
3 2 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Trainee
3 2 (14.29%) Trainee Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (14.29%) MCollective
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) CentOS
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) AIX
6 1 (7.14%) Debian
6 1 (7.14%) FreeBSD
6 1 (7.14%) HPUX
6 1 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
7 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 1 (7.14%) C-shell
7 1 (7.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) AWS Certification
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) RHCA
3 1 (7.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Docker
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (7.14%) Gluster
4 1 (7.14%) KVM
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (7.14%) Samba
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (28.57%) Terraform
3 2 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) ZABBIX
4 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
4 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) arcserve
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Opsware
4 1 (7.14%) PlateSpin
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas