Period
to 7 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 124 105
Rank change year-on-year +29 -19 -8
Contract jobs citing Linux Command Line 8 7 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 0.50% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.09% 1.41% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £488 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +50.00% +22.45%
South West median daily rate £475 £475 £300
% change year-on-year - +58.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Linux Command Line is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 383 495 467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 23.86% 24.47% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 341 301
Median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% -
10th Percentile £311 £263 £230
90th Percentile £622 £575 £512
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +40.00% +35.14%
10th Percentile £19.05 £9.78 £11.80
90th Percentile £54.75 £50.00 £46.60
Median hourly rate £38.55 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.31% +30.77% -11.26%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in Bristol

Linux Command Line
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Linux Command Line in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Linux Command Line in Bristol

Linux Command Line
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Linux Command Line in Bristol over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Linux Command Line in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Linux Command Line 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 Linux Command Line.

1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) TeamCity
2 5 (62.50%) Azure
2 5 (62.50%) AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) MSBuild
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Docker
2 5 (62.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) vRealize
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) npm
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering

Linux Command Line
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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
1 5 (62.50%) MSBuild
1 5 (62.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (62.50%) TeamCity
2 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) MSTest
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
2 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) VMware