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 3 months to 25 June 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.

Bash Shell
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 111 108
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 24 14 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.04% 0.56% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.58% 1.61% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 25
Median daily rate £450 £431 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.34% +23.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £625 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £399
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £57.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +43.75%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 931 869 1068
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 40.46% 34.84% 35.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 511 636
Median daily rate £405 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 64 58
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 £27.00 £20.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in the East of England

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in the East of England

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the East of England.

Contractor 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Hertfordshire +3 9 £388 -3.12% 5
Norfolk +5 5 £519 +53.70% 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £475 - 1
Cambridgeshire -2 3 £525 +5.00% 9
Essex - 2 £325 -
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 39 (84.78%) Linux
2 34 (73.91%) Python
3 29 (63.04%) Perl
4 26 (56.52%) Puppet
5 25 (54.35%) Ruby
6 24 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (50.00%) Java
8 22 (47.83%) SSL
8 22 (47.83%) Tomcat
9 21 (45.65%) Apache
10 20 (43.48%) TCP/IP
10 20 (43.48%) DevOps
10 20 (43.48%) LAPP Stack
11 19 (41.30%) Firewall
11 19 (41.30%) Clustering
12 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
12 17 (36.96%) SQL
13 16 (34.78%) MySQL
13 16 (34.78%) Finance
14 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
15 14 (30.43%) Salt
15 14 (30.43%) Windows
16 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
17 12 (26.09%) LAMP
17 12 (26.09%) RHCE
17 12 (26.09%) High Availability
17 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
18 9 (19.57%) C#
19 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
19 8 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery

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 22 (47.83%) Tomcat
2 21 (45.65%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) JBoss
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.17%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) OpenShift
3 2 (4.35%) Route 53
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) SSL
2 20 (43.48%) TCP/IP
3 19 (41.30%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) NAS
4 3 (6.52%) Wireless
5 2 (4.35%) 802.11
5 2 (4.35%) ADSL
5 2 (4.35%) Bluetooth
5 2 (4.35%) Broadband
5 2 (4.35%) DNS
5 2 (4.35%) Internet
5 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.35%) IPv4
5 2 (4.35%) IPv6
5 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.35%) LDAP
5 2 (4.35%) UPnP
5 2 (4.35%) VDSL
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (34.78%) MySQL
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.52%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.35%) DB2
6 2 (4.35%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.17%) NuoDB
7 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.17%) Redis
7 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 3 (6.52%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) Ant
3 2 (4.35%) Bugzilla
3 2 (4.35%) GitLab
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 2 (4.35%) MSBuild
3 2 (4.35%) Redmine
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.35%) Trac
3 2 (4.35%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.17%) Hudson
4 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) DBA
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Release Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Tester
7 1 (2.17%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) LAPP Stack
2 12 (26.09%) LAMP
3 5 (10.87%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) 802.1X
5 2 (4.35%) JSON
6 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.17%) Ajax
6 1 (2.17%) CSS
6 1 (2.17%) HTML
6 1 (2.17%) Java EE
6 1 (2.17%) JSP
6 1 (2.17%) XML
6 1 (2.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Clustering
2 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) STB
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (84.78%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.35%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Debian
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) DevOps
2 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
3 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
4 12 (26.09%) High Availability
5 8 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
9 3 (6.52%) Information Security
9 3 (6.52%) Threat Management
10 2 (4.35%) Defect Management
10 2 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (4.35%) ERP
10 2 (4.35%) Functional Programming
10 2 (4.35%) Issue Tracking
10 2 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.35%) SDLC
10 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) Python
2 29 (63.04%) Perl
3 25 (54.35%) Ruby
4 23 (50.00%) Java
5 17 (36.96%) SQL
6 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
7 9 (19.57%) C#
8 7 (15.22%) C
8 7 (15.22%) VB
9 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
10 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
10 3 (6.52%) PHP
11 2 (4.35%) Korn
11 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
12 1 (2.17%) AWK
12 1 (2.17%) C++
12 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
12 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
12 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
12 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) RHCE
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) Firmware
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (56.52%) Puppet
2 14 (30.43%) Salt
3 7 (15.22%) Ansible
4 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.35%) Terraform
6 1 (2.17%) Grafana
6 1 (2.17%) SCCM
6 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Dell
3 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) Dynatrace
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Perforce
4 1 (2.17%) Splunk
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
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