The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 29 June 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
South East > Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 60 59
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 6 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.97% 0.68% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 1.39% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 13
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -13.26%  
South East median daily rate £400 £419 £440
% change year-on-year -4.47% -4.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £57.50 £52.19
% change year-on-year -22.60% +10.17%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 336 288 322
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 54.19% 48.65% 42.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 445 543
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.43%  
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £580 £576 £510
South East median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 10
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +3.84%  
10th Percentile £22.60 £32.50 £36.73
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.75 £64.00
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +4.70% +7.59%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Oxfordshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Oxfordshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in Oxfordshire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 6 £400 -5.88% 2
Bash Shell
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Ruby
1 8 (88.89%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) 3PAR
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 5 (55.56%) Symantec
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 3 (33.33%) Debian
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) HAProxy
4 3 (33.33%) Hyperic
4 3 (33.33%) SELinux
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) JBoss
5 2 (22.22%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (11.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
1 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) CentOS
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Debian
3 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 3 (33.33%) Hyperic
2 3 (33.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) 3PAR
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
1 5 (55.56%) Symantec
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft