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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Bash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bash over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 66 48 45
Rank change year-on-year -18 -3 +28
Contract jobs citing Bash 7 3 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.87% 0.58% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 1.76% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
10th Percentile £440 - £388
25th Percentile £463 £388 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £490
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -3.06% -22.22%
75th Percentile £650 £563 £510
90th Percentile - - £512
East of England median daily rate £588 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +30.56% - +12.50%

Bash 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 253 170 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.35% 32.82% 41.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 115 137
10th Percentile £304 £300 £340
25th Percentile £413 £336 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £425 £475
Median % change year-on-year +8.82% -10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £538 £525 £538
90th Percentile £638 £613 £603
East of England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 3
10th Percentile £12.62 £11.25 £45.25
25th Percentile £18.50 £16.67 £45.63
Median hourly rate £53.50 £22.50 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +137.78% -52.63% +1.06%
75th Percentile £58.56 £49.63 £61.88
90th Percentile £58.75 £60.00 £69.75
East of England median hourly rate £55.50 £42.25 £24.70
% change year-on-year +31.36% +71.05% -45.41%

Bash
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash in Cambridgeshire

Bash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Daily rate trend for Bash in Cambridgeshire

Bash
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bash in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Bash in Cambridgeshire

Bash
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Hourly rate trend for Bash in Cambridgeshire

Bash
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge -5 7 £550 - 25
Bash
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Bash 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Bash.

1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Task Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Ansible
4 4 (57.14%) vCenter Server
4 4 (57.14%) C-shell
4 4 (57.14%) HAProxy
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) Nagios
4 4 (57.14%) LDAP
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) SNMP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
4 4 (57.14%) Fujitsu
4 4 (57.14%) Puppet
4 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (42.86%) GitHub
5 3 (42.86%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Bash
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 2 (28.57%) AWS
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (28.57%) Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) SNMP
2 2 (28.57%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) React Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) GraphQL
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Kendo UI
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) React
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) Swagger
2 2 (28.57%) XHR
2 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Task Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Development
3 2 (28.57%) Internal Audit
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Webhook
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Break/Fix
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C-shell
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) HAProxy
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) vCenter Server
2 2 (28.57%) Terraform
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Dell
1 4 (57.14%) Fujitsu
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) VMware