The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 49 64
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.57% 0.63% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 1.42% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £210 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.09% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £406 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £419 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £391
% change year-on-year +6.11% +2.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £57.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +43.75%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 189 212 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 35.66% 44.35% 48.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 292 400
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £623 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 8
Median hourly rate £36.50 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.14% -18.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £11.52 £15.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £36.58 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in South Wales

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in South Wales

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales 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
Cardiff -5 3 £210 -49.09%
Bash Shell
Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Puppet
2 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
3 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Rackspace
4 4 (44.44%) Bitbucket
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Ansible
5 3 (33.33%) Apache Solr
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) SSH
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Bitbucket
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Junior DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (88.89%) Puppet
2 3 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Splunk
2 4 (44.44%) Rackspace
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe