Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 4 December 2021 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 of England
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 73 142
Rank change year-on-year -12 +69 -9
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 61 22 34
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.38% 1.64% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.87% 4.07% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 13 24
10th Percentile £320 £289 £316
25th Percentile £411 £306 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £443 £320 £538
Median % change year-on-year +38.28% -40.47% +21.13%
75th Percentile £556 £413 £644
90th Percentile £638 £456 £675
England median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £69.05 £45.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year +53.44% -2.70% +23.33%

Bash Shell 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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 888 540 1,385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.71% 40.36% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 340 839
10th Percentile £285 £260 £300
25th Percentile £363 £318 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £460 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +8.24% - -2.30%
75th Percentile £550 £524 £500
90th Percentile £623 £575 £588
England median daily rate £538 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +10.26% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 35 65
10th Percentile £15.78 £21.20 £20.50
25th Percentile £26.98 £36.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.78% - +4.65%
75th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £49.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £52.75 £51.00
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +4.76%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the East of England

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Bash Shell in the East of England

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in the East of England

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in the East of England

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -9 23 £475 +62.39% 12
Cambridgeshire -4 20 £550 - 16
Suffolk -2 15 £425 +31.78%
Essex -20 2 £581 +32.69%
Norfolk -13 1 £435 -
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell 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 of England region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 54 (88.52%) Python
2 44 (72.13%) Linux
3 35 (57.38%) DevOps
4 31 (50.82%) Git (software)
5 29 (47.54%) PowerShell
6 28 (45.90%) AWS
7 20 (32.79%) Docker
7 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
8 19 (31.15%) Terraform
9 17 (27.87%) Ansible
9 17 (27.87%) Azure
9 17 (27.87%) JIRA
10 15 (24.59%) Web Services
11 14 (22.95%) Puppet
12 13 (21.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure as Code
13 12 (19.67%) Cloud Native
13 12 (19.67%) GitLab
13 12 (19.67%) VMware
14 11 (18.03%) Artificial Intelligence
14 11 (18.03%) Windows
14 11 (18.03%) Red Hat
14 11 (18.03%) Kubernetes
14 11 (18.03%) AWS Certification
14 11 (18.03%) Machine Learning
14 11 (18.03%) Serverless
14 11 (18.03%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (18.03%) Project Delivery
15 10 (16.39%) Amazon DynamoDB

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (6.56%) Confluence
2 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 2 (3.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
1 1 (1.64%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 28 (45.90%) AWS
2 17 (27.87%) Azure
3 13 (21.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (18.03%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (18.03%) Serverless
5 10 (16.39%) GCP
6 9 (14.75%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (8.20%) GitHub
8 1 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.64%) IaaS
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (1.64%) PaaS
8 1 (1.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) DNS
2 6 (9.84%) Wireless
3 5 (8.20%) SSH
4 4 (6.56%) DECT
4 4 (6.56%) IPv4
4 4 (6.56%) IPv6
4 4 (6.56%) Multicast
4 4 (6.56%) PPP
4 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.56%) UPnP
4 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (4.92%) Broadband
5 3 (4.92%) DHCP
5 3 (4.92%) Firewall
5 3 (4.92%) VoIP
6 2 (3.28%) SSL
7 1 (1.64%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) Intranet
7 1 (1.64%) SAN
7 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.28%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.64%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (50.82%) Git (software)
2 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
3 17 (27.87%) JIRA
4 12 (19.67%) GitLab
5 6 (9.84%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (9.84%) Spinnaker
6 5 (8.20%) Artifactory
6 5 (8.20%) GDB
7 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (6.56%) GNU Toolchain
7 4 (6.56%) SonarQube
8 3 (4.92%) Bitbucket
9 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket Server
10 1 (1.64%) Gradle
10 1 (1.64%) Liquibase
10 1 (1.64%) Maven
10 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (9.84%) Electronics
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Social Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Finance
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) AWS Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) DevOps Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Development Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) Web Services
2 8 (13.11%) Node.js
3 7 (11.48%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (6.56%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) JSON
5 2 (3.28%) LDAP
5 2 (3.28%) Middleware
5 2 (3.28%) REST
5 2 (3.28%) Spring
5 2 (3.28%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.28%) Swagger
6 1 (1.64%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.64%) ARM Templates
6 1 (1.64%) GraphQL
6 1 (1.64%) jQuery
6 1 (1.64%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.64%) React
6 1 (1.64%) RESTful
6 1 (1.64%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Cloud Native
2 5 (8.20%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.56%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.56%) Verilog
3 4 (6.56%) VHDL
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) PKI
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (72.13%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) Windows
3 8 (13.11%) Ubuntu
4 6 (9.84%) Unix
5 5 (8.20%) OpenWrt
6 4 (6.56%) FreeRTOS
6 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.92%) Debian
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.28%) CentOS
8 2 (3.28%) VMS
9 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) DevOps
2 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure as Code
4 11 (18.03%) Artificial Intelligence
4 11 (18.03%) Machine Learning
4 11 (18.03%) Project Delivery
5 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (13.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (13.11%) Scrum
7 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
8 7 (11.48%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.84%) DevSecOps
9 6 (9.84%) Open Source
9 6 (9.84%) TDD
10 5 (8.20%) Kanban
10 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (88.52%) Python
2 29 (47.54%) PowerShell
3 8 (13.11%) Ruby
4 7 (11.48%) Perl
5 6 (9.84%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
6 5 (8.20%) C
7 4 (6.56%) Groovy
7 4 (6.56%) SQL
8 3 (4.92%) AWK
8 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.92%) PHP
8 3 (4.92%) sed
9 2 (3.28%) Go
9 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.64%) C#
10 1 (1.64%) C-shell
10 1 (1.64%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) AWS Certification
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) CISM
4 1 (1.64%) CISSP
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) JTAG
2 3 (4.92%) QA
3 2 (3.28%) NIST
4 1 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (32.79%) Docker
2 8 (13.11%) Firmware
3 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) RHEV
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (31.15%) Terraform
2 17 (27.87%) Ansible
3 14 (22.95%) Puppet
4 11 (18.03%) Kubernetes
5 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (9.84%) Kibana
7 5 (8.20%) Packer
8 4 (6.56%) Prometheus
9 2 (3.28%) logstash
10 1 (1.64%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.64%) Grafana
10 1 (1.64%) HAProxy
10 1 (1.64%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (1.64%) Mesos
10 1 (1.64%) Nagios
10 1 (1.64%) QRadar
10 1 (1.64%) SCCM
10 1 (1.64%) SCOM
10 1 (1.64%) vCenter Server
10 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) VMware
2 11 (18.03%) Red Hat
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle
4 8 (13.11%) Splunk
5 7 (11.48%) Atlassian
6 5 (8.20%) Google
7 3 (4.92%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.28%) Darktrace
8 2 (3.28%) IBM
8 2 (3.28%) LogRhythm
8 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.64%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.64%) BEA
9 1 (1.64%) Cisco
9 1 (1.64%) Dell
9 1 (1.64%) FireEye
9 1 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.64%) Sun
9 1 (1.64%) webMethods