The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 28 40
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 4 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.21% 5.29% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 10.50% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 10
Median daily rate - £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £399
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 118 238 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 35.76% 50.32% 51.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 119 140
Median daily rate £404 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £47.50
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Gloucestershire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Tewkesbury - 3 - -
Bash Shell
South West

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

1 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) Confluence
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Qpid
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) GoogleTest
6 3 (27.27%) CMake
6 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
6 3 (27.27%) AMQP
6 3 (27.27%) Test Management
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 3 (27.27%) Wireshark

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (27.27%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) AMQP
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
1 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SSH
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) dBASE
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
2 3 (27.27%) CMake
2 3 (27.27%) GoogleTest
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
2 3 (27.27%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (9.09%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Lead Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Kernel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Kernel Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) STL
1 3 (27.27%) Yocto
2 1 (9.09%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Device Driver
1 3 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Debian
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) OOD
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
5 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) ISEB
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat