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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 27 May 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 90 69 73
Rank change year-on-year -21 +4 +40
Contract jobs citing Bash 2 6 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.62% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 2.13% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
10th Percentile £421 £372 £359
25th Percentile £433 £390 £373
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £460 £425 £423
Median % change year-on-year +8.24% +0.59% +5.63%
75th Percentile £481 £468 £482
90th Percentile £489 £472 £488
England median daily rate £575 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -4.76%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 381 282 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.16% 29.01% 33.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 204 222
10th Percentile £313 £213 £273
25th Percentile £360 £312 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
75th Percentile £500 £438 £475
90th Percentile £569 £485 £520
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 6
10th Percentile £18.92 £15.28 £35.50
25th Percentile £20.25 £21.38 £38.56
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £47.83
Median % change year-on-year +1.45% -27.86% +32.85%
75th Percentile - £47.50 £49.31
90th Percentile - - £52.25
England median hourly rate £50.77 £42.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +19.46% -2.30% -2.25%

Bash
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Bash as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Bash in the East Midlands

Bash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bash in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Bash in the East Midlands

Bash
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bash in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Bash in the East Midlands

Bash
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Northamptonshire - 2 £460 - 2
Bash
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Bash.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) LPAR
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (50.00%) InfiniBand
2 1 (50.00%) GPFS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Lustre
2 1 (50.00%) Log Aggregation
2 1 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (50.00%) AIX

Bash
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) InfiniBand
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) LPAR
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Log Aggregation
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) GPFS
1 1 (50.00%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) SaltStack