The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bash Shell
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 85 73 78
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.38% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 1.20% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.72% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £366
% change year-on-year -3.33% +22.86%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 289 333 366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 28.67% 31.93% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 192 198
Median daily rate £363 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £38.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £29.10 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Buckinghamshire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Milton Keynes -5 1 - - 1
Bash Shell
South East

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Opsview
3 2 (25.00%) Garbage Collection
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) CA Wily
3 2 (25.00%) JNDI
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (25.00%) Jython
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) GitLab
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) JDBC
1 2 (25.00%) JNDI
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Garbage Collection
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Metaprogramming
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Jython
3 2 (25.00%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Opsview
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) CA Wily
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle