Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 May 2018 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 > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 64 86
Rank change year-on-year -8 +22 +9
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 21 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.44% 2.28% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.19% 6.19% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 3
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -18.42% +72.73%
10th Percentile £285 £334 £403
90th Percentile £790 £563 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £409 £456
% change year-on-year +3.98% -10.41% +52.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £35.54 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -21.02% -18.18% +69.23%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 501 452 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 34.29% 36.81% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 288 199
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +8.00%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £269
90th Percentile £569 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 26
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% -9.09% +47.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £27.30 £22.88
90th Percentile £56.25 £53.75 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.13 £39.00
% change year-on-year -2.74% +5.45% +4.00%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Hertfordshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Hertfordshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Hertfordshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in Hertfordshire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £400 - 2
Watford - 5 - - 3
Welwyn Garden City -13 3 £275 -39.89%
St Albans +1 1 £300 -40.00%
Bash Shell
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 15 (71.43%) DevOps
3 13 (61.90%) Puppet
4 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (52.38%) Ansible
5 11 (52.38%) Python
5 11 (52.38%) Ruby
6 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
6 10 (47.62%) Java
7 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
8 8 (38.10%) Google
8 8 (38.10%) DB2
8 8 (38.10%) Unix
8 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
9 7 (33.33%) MySQL
9 7 (33.33%) Oracle
9 7 (33.33%) Perl
9 7 (33.33%) PHP
9 7 (33.33%) VMware
9 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (28.57%) Terraform
10 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (23.81%) Confluence
2 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (19.05%) nginx
2 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
3 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (4.76%) CMS
5 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (14.29%) GitHub
3 3 (14.29%) Stackdriver
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) SSL
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) HTTP
4 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
5 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.76%) Broadband
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (38.10%) DB2
2 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
3 7 (33.33%) MySQL
4 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
6 3 (14.29%) Big Data
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
3 7 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (23.81%) Ant
4 5 (23.81%) JIRA
4 5 (23.81%) Subversion
5 4 (19.05%) Artifactory
6 3 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (14.29%) Bitbucket
6 3 (14.29%) Gradle
6 3 (14.29%) Maven
7 2 (9.52%) Checkstyle
8 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
8 1 (4.76%) JUnit
8 1 (4.76%) Log4j
8 1 (4.76%) Mockito
8 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
8 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Server Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (14.29%) Node.js
3 2 (9.52%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) EJB
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) JDBC
4 1 (4.76%) JMS
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) JSP
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) Servlets
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) Struts
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) XHTML
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) XSD
4 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Wiki
4 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
4 1 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) Solaris
4 4 (19.05%) CentOS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) HPUX
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps
2 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (23.81%) DNA
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (19.05%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (19.05%) Release Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (14.29%) Break/Fix
7 3 (14.29%) Database Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) Microservices
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Measurement
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Python
1 11 (52.38%) Ruby
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) Perl
3 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) Bourne shell
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Puppet
2 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (52.38%) Ansible
4 6 (28.57%) Terraform
5 4 (19.05%) Kibana
5 4 (19.05%) logstash
6 3 (14.29%) HAProxy
6 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes
6 3 (14.29%) Rancher
7 2 (9.52%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (9.52%) Mesos
7 2 (9.52%) Salt
8 1 (4.76%) HP Fortify
8 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Google
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Atlassian
4 5 (23.81%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) hybris
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
4 5 (23.81%) Splunk
5 4 (19.05%) Intershop
5 4 (19.05%) New Relic
5 4 (19.05%) Percona
6 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) Sonatype
8 1 (4.76%) ATG
8 1 (4.76%) Blue Martini
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco
8 1 (4.76%) Demandware
8 1 (4.76%) Elastic Path
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.76%) Red Hat