Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 17 February 2020 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
England > North of England
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 88 101
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 +98
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 172 312 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 2.00% 2.63% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.39% 6.44% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 202 212
North of England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £358 £339 £400
90th Percentile £600 £599 £638
England median daily rate £505 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -3.81% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
North of England median hourly rate £41.75 £42.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.34% +31.54% -
10th Percentile £36.18 £40.63 £31.75
90th Percentile £48.73 £43.88 £33.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.05% +24.29% -6.67%

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 the North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,192 4,844 4,273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 37.17% 40.85% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,182 3,396 2,971
North of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +0.52% +2.11% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 95 110
North of England median hourly rate £27.43 £36.23 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.29% -9.44% +3.90%
10th Percentile £13.89 £14.85 £16.45
90th Percentile £53.80 £48.75 £46.34
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the North of England

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in the North of England

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the North of England over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in the North of England

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in the North of England

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

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 North of England region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
North West +14 81 £500 -7.41% 36
Yorkshire -13 71 £525 +5.00% 38
North East -2 20 £365 -23.16% 7
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 114 (66.28%) Python
2 101 (58.72%) AWS
3 94 (54.65%) DevOps
4 92 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (46.51%) Docker
6 74 (43.02%) Java
7 73 (42.44%) Ansible
8 68 (39.53%) Git (software)
9 67 (38.95%) Jenkins
9 67 (38.95%) Kubernetes
10 64 (37.21%) Terraform
11 62 (36.05%) Azure
12 60 (34.88%) Puppet
13 57 (33.14%) Linux
14 55 (31.98%) Configuration Management
14 55 (31.98%) Ruby
14 55 (31.98%) Opscode Chef
15 49 (28.49%) PowerShell
16 46 (26.74%) Test Automation
17 43 (25.00%) Unix
18 40 (23.26%) Perl
19 39 (22.67%) Windows
20 38 (22.09%) Microservices
21 35 (20.35%) Infrastructure as Code
22 32 (18.60%) Open Source
23 31 (18.02%) SQL
24 30 (17.44%) AWS CloudFormation
25 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
26 28 (16.28%) Oracle
26 28 (16.28%) Splunk

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 14 (8.14%) Confluence
2 13 (7.56%) OpenStack
3 10 (5.81%) Apache
4 8 (4.65%) Apache Spark
5 7 (4.07%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.49%) JBoss
6 6 (3.49%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.33%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.74%) nginx
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.58%) CMS
9 1 (0.58%) Documentum
9 1 (0.58%) IIS
9 1 (0.58%) Luigi
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 101 (58.72%) AWS
2 62 (36.05%) Azure
3 30 (17.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 25 (14.53%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (11.63%) GCP
6 17 (9.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 13 (7.56%) Datadog
8 12 (6.98%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (6.40%) OpenShift
10 10 (5.81%) Amazon S3
10 10 (5.81%) GitHub
11 9 (5.23%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (5.23%) PaaS
11 9 (5.23%) Serverless
12 6 (3.49%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (3.49%) SaaS
13 3 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (1.74%) CloudFront
13 3 (1.74%) IaaS
13 3 (1.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.72%) Firewall
2 11 (6.40%) HTTP
3 7 (4.07%) DNS
4 5 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.74%) Internet
5 3 (1.74%) SSL
5 3 (1.74%) VPN
6 2 (1.16%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.16%) SSH
7 1 (0.58%) DHCP
7 1 (0.58%) FTP
7 1 (0.58%) IPsec
7 1 (0.58%) Network Security
7 1 (0.58%) SNMP
7 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.14%) MongoDB
2 13 (7.56%) MySQL
3 11 (6.40%) Amazon Redshift
4 10 (5.81%) Big Data
4 10 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (4.65%) Apache Hive
5 8 (4.65%) Flink
5 8 (4.65%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.65%) HBase
5 8 (4.65%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.07%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (4.07%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.74%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.16%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.16%) Power BI
9 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (39.53%) Git (software)
2 67 (38.95%) Jenkins
3 22 (12.79%) JIRA
3 22 (12.79%) JUnit
3 22 (12.79%) Spock
4 20 (11.63%) GitLab
5 16 (9.30%) CircleCI
5 16 (9.30%) Travis CI
6 13 (7.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (7.56%) SonarQube
6 13 (7.56%) TeamCity
7 9 (5.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (2.91%) Gerrit
9 5 (2.91%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.33%) IBM UrbanCode
10 4 (2.33%) Maven
11 3 (1.74%) Ant
11 3 (1.74%) Robot Framework
11 3 (1.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (14.53%) Public Sector
2 20 (11.63%) Finance
3 8 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.16%) Banking
4 2 (1.16%) Law
4 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Automotive
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (35.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (19.19%) Developer
3 23 (13.37%) Platform Engineer
4 20 (11.63%) Senior DevOps
5 19 (11.05%) Java Developer
6 18 (10.47%) AWS Engineer
6 18 (10.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 17 (9.88%) Consultant
8 15 (8.72%) Azure Engineer
9 14 (8.14%) AWS DevOps
10 13 (7.56%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (6.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 10 (5.81%) Architect
13 9 (5.23%) Administrator
14 7 (4.07%) Big Data Architect
14 7 (4.07%) Cloud Consultant
14 7 (4.07%) Data Architect
14 7 (4.07%) DevOps Consultant
15 6 (3.49%) Azure DevOps Engineer
16 5 (2.91%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.70%) Node.js
1 27 (15.70%) Spring
2 24 (13.95%) RESTful
3 23 (13.37%) CSS
3 23 (13.37%) HTML
4 22 (12.79%) React
4 22 (12.79%) Spring Boot
5 21 (12.21%) AngularJS
6 20 (11.63%) Vue.js
7 9 (5.23%) REST
7 9 (5.23%) SOAP
7 9 (5.23%) Web Services
8 8 (4.65%) .NET
8 8 (4.65%) Kafka
9 7 (4.07%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (3.49%) JSON
10 6 (3.49%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (2.91%) Gherkin
11 5 (2.91%) Middleware
12 4 (2.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.79%) Public Cloud
2 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.98%) Private Cloud
4 11 (6.40%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.23%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (4.65%) User Experience
7 3 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.74%) NHS
7 3 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.74%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.16%) Clustering
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.16%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 57 (33.14%) Linux
2 43 (25.00%) Unix
3 39 (22.67%) Windows
4 11 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.07%) SUSE
5 7 (4.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (3.49%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.74%) CentOS
7 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.16%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (1.16%) Android
8 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (54.65%) DevOps
2 92 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (31.98%) Configuration Management
4 46 (26.74%) Test Automation
5 38 (22.09%) Microservices
6 35 (20.35%) Infrastructure as Code
7 32 (18.60%) Open Source
8 27 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (14.53%) Migration
9 25 (14.53%) Scrum
10 23 (13.37%) Pair Programming
10 23 (13.37%) TDD
11 19 (11.05%) Asynchronous Programming
12 18 (10.47%) Continuous Deployment
13 17 (9.88%) Progressive Web App
14 16 (9.30%) Collaborative Working
14 16 (9.30%) Task Automation
15 14 (8.14%) BDD
15 14 (8.14%) Deployment Automation
16 13 (7.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 114 (66.28%) Python
2 74 (43.02%) Java
3 55 (31.98%) Ruby
4 49 (28.49%) PowerShell
5 40 (23.26%) Perl
6 31 (18.02%) SQL
7 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
8 21 (12.21%) ES6
8 21 (12.21%) Java 8
9 17 (9.88%) Go
9 17 (9.88%) Shell Script
10 14 (8.14%) C
10 14 (8.14%) C++
11 8 (4.65%) Kotlin
11 8 (4.65%) Scala
12 7 (4.07%) AWK
13 4 (2.33%) Groovy
13 4 (2.33%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.74%) PHP
15 1 (0.58%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 10 (5.81%) Degree
3 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.33%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.16%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.16%) MCSA
5 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) CCNA
6 1 (0.58%) CCNP
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.58%) LPIC
6 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.47%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (46.51%) Docker
2 11 (6.40%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (5.81%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.65%) HDFS
5 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (3.49%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.74%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (42.44%) Ansible
2 67 (38.95%) Kubernetes
3 64 (37.21%) Terraform
4 60 (34.88%) Puppet
5 55 (31.98%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (12.79%) Salt
7 16 (9.30%) Nagios
8 15 (8.72%) Docker Swarm
9 11 (6.40%) Prometheus
10 10 (5.81%) Grafana
11 9 (5.23%) Packer
12 8 (4.65%) Hadoop YARN
13 7 (4.07%) Rancher
14 4 (2.33%) Kibana
15 3 (1.74%) HAProxy
16 2 (1.16%) SCOM
17 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
17 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (16.28%) Oracle
1 28 (16.28%) Splunk
2 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.72%) Red Hat
4 13 (7.56%) Google
4 13 (7.56%) New Relic
5 10 (5.81%) Tableau
5 10 (5.81%) VMware
6 9 (5.23%) EnterpriseDB
7 5 (2.91%) Coverity
8 2 (1.16%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.16%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.16%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.16%) IBM
8 2 (1.16%) Informatica
8 2 (1.16%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.16%) Talend
9 1 (0.58%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.58%) NetApp
9 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow