Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 January 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 108 119
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11 +5
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 53 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.88% 1.49% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 3.67% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 15
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.77% -13.33%
10th Percentile £381 £390 £288
90th Percentile £513 £475 £442
North West median daily rate £500 £425 £353
% change year-on-year +17.65% +20.57% -17.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £32.50 - £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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,288 1,279 1,369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.71% 40.45% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 931 913 823
Manchester median daily rate £398 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £238
90th Percentile £538 £505 £513
North West median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 56
Manchester median hourly rate £18.07 £29.53 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.80% -5.52% +30.21%
10th Percentile £12.25 £14.63 £13.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £38.13 £38.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year -1.61% +4.73% +8.82%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Manchester

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Manchester

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Manchester

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
Salford +8 1 £413 -2.94% 2
Bash Shell
North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 46 (86.79%) Python
2 42 (79.25%) Linux
2 42 (79.25%) DevOps
3 39 (73.58%) Ansible
4 33 (62.26%) Puppet
5 29 (54.72%) Ruby
6 28 (52.83%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (49.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
9 20 (37.74%) Configuration Management
10 19 (35.85%) Docker
10 19 (35.85%) Jenkins
11 15 (28.30%) Sonatype Nexus
12 14 (26.42%) CentOS
13 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
14 11 (20.75%) Perl
14 11 (20.75%) PHP
15 10 (18.87%) Splunk
15 10 (18.87%) Terraform
16 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
17 8 (15.09%) Java
17 8 (15.09%) Unix
18 7 (13.21%) Windows
18 7 (13.21%) Kubernetes
18 7 (13.21%) Public Cloud
19 6 (11.32%) Icinga
19 6 (11.32%) Nagios
19 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
19 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (5.66%) Confluence
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.77%) PaaS
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) SMS
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) SNMP
2 1 (1.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
2 19 (35.85%) Jenkins
3 15 (28.30%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (7.55%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) Gerrit
5 2 (3.77%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.89%) FogBugz
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (77.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (15.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (3.77%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) React Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (3.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) AWS Specialist
7 1 (1.89%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Gherkin
1 3 (5.66%) Node.js
2 2 (3.77%) Handlebars
2 2 (3.77%) jQuery
2 2 (3.77%) Kafka
2 2 (3.77%) React
2 2 (3.77%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.66%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (79.25%) Linux
2 26 (49.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (26.42%) CentOS
4 8 (15.09%) Unix
5 7 (13.21%) Windows
6 4 (7.55%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.66%) Debian
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (79.25%) DevOps
2 20 (37.74%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.66%) Microservices
4 3 (5.66%) Migration
4 3 (5.66%) OWASP
5 2 (3.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Front End Development
5 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.89%) Informatics
6 1 (1.89%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.89%) Load Testing
6 1 (1.89%) Manual Testing
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.89%) Release Management
6 1 (1.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (86.79%) Python
2 29 (54.72%) Ruby
3 11 (20.75%) Perl
3 11 (20.75%) PHP
4 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.09%) Java
6 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.77%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) C++
7 2 (3.77%) Go
7 2 (3.77%) GraphQL
7 2 (3.77%) Groovy
8 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) GCP
2 1 (1.89%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 19 (35.85%) Docker
2 4 (7.55%) KVM
2 4 (7.55%) LXC
3 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 39 (73.58%) Ansible
2 33 (62.26%) Puppet
3 28 (52.83%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (18.87%) Terraform
5 7 (13.21%) Kubernetes
6 6 (11.32%) Icinga
6 6 (11.32%) Nagios
7 1 (1.89%) Packer
7 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
2 10 (18.87%) Splunk
3 2 (3.77%) Google
3 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft