Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 18 November 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 38 74
Rank change year-on-year -3 +36 -
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 9 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.98% 4.23% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.77% 10.53% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 5
Lancashire median daily rate £535 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.81% +21.50% -
North West median daily rate £500 £426 £350
% change year-on-year +17.51% +21.57% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £37.00
North West median hourly rate - - £37.00

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 Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 156 266 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 34.36% 40.18% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 180 212
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +21.90%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £210
90th Percentile £615 £480 £535
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 24
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £39.13 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.63% +5.74% +18.59%
10th Percentile £37.00 £14.08 £31.40
90th Percentile £50.83 £42.50 £46.33
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £29.53 £37.50
% change year-on-year +35.48% -21.27% +30.43%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Lancashire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Lancashire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Blackpool +13 9 £535 +25.73%
Bash Shell
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) nginx
1 9 (100.00%) Confluence
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (100.00%) Coaching
1 9 (100.00%) Microservices
1 9 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Slack
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) Xen
5 3 (33.33%) Terraform
5 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
5 3 (33.33%) Perl

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 9 (100.00%) Confluence
1 9 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Slack
2 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Coaching
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (100.00%) Microservices
1 9 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SFIA
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
2 4 (44.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
2 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (33.33%) Ansible
3 3 (33.33%) Terraform
4 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
4 2 (22.22%) Rancher