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 3 months to 23 April 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 / Manchester
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 81 95
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 4 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.94% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 2.94% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 1
Median daily rate £425 £425 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £363
% change year-on-year - +17.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £46.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -13.51% +42.30%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 594 579 517
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 41.71% 31.88% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 363 309
Median daily rate £374 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.28% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.30 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +131.21% -8.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.92 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.77% +5.55%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 31 (83.78%) Python
3 27 (72.97%) Puppet
4 26 (70.27%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (64.86%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (59.46%) DevOps
7 21 (56.76%) Ruby
8 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (45.95%) Unix
8 17 (45.95%) Ansible
9 14 (37.84%) Docker
10 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
11 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (32.43%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
12 10 (27.03%) Perl
13 9 (24.32%) vSphere
13 9 (24.32%) OpenStack
13 9 (24.32%) CloudStack
14 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
15 7 (18.92%) Cobbler
15 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (18.92%) XenServer
15 7 (18.92%) Xen
15 7 (18.92%) PHP
16 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
16 6 (16.22%) CentOS
17 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (13.51%) Postfix
17 5 (13.51%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 9 (24.32%) CloudStack
1 9 (24.32%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) Confluence
3 2 (5.41%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (64.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.51%) Heroku
4 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.11%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.41%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.70%) IaaS
6 1 (2.70%) PaaS
6 1 (2.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) LDAP
2 3 (8.11%) SSL
3 2 (5.41%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.41%) Redis
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (8.11%) Hudson
3 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) GitLab
4 2 (5.41%) GoCD
4 2 (5.41%) MSI
4 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Unix Security Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (2.70%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Memcached
2 4 (10.81%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.41%) Wiki
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) Unix
3 6 (16.22%) CentOS
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Windows
6 1 (2.70%) Fedora
6 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) DevOps
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
4 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.51%) High Availability
6 4 (10.81%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Low Latency
7 3 (8.11%) Microservices
7 3 (8.11%) Open Source
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (5.41%) Security Operations
8 2 (5.41%) TDD
9 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) Python
2 21 (56.76%) Ruby
3 10 (27.03%) Perl
3 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
4 7 (18.92%) PHP
5 4 (10.81%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.81%) SQL
6 3 (8.11%) Korn
7 2 (5.41%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) Go
8 1 (2.70%) C
8 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.70%) Jython
8 1 (2.70%) VB
8 1 (2.70%) VBA
8 1 (2.70%) VBScript
8 1 (2.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Docker
2 9 (24.32%) vSphere
3 7 (18.92%) Xen
3 7 (18.92%) XenServer
4 5 (13.51%) iptables
4 5 (13.51%) Postfix
4 5 (13.51%) Squid
4 5 (13.51%) Varnish
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (72.97%) Puppet
2 26 (70.27%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (45.95%) Ansible
4 7 (18.92%) Cobbler
5 5 (13.51%) Nagios
6 4 (10.81%) Terraform
7 3 (8.11%) Packer
8 2 (5.41%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) SaltStack
4 2 (5.41%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) New Relic
5 1 (2.70%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk
Salford, Lancashire
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Rate: Competitive
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