Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 August 2019 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 > South West
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 171 174
Rank change year-on-year +38 +3 -20
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 96 47 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.51% 0.86% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.73% 2.15% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 32 22
South West median daily rate £475 £475 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.44% -2.57%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £327
90th Percentile £573 £575 £488
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
South West median hourly rate - £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £44.75
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.23% -8.21%

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 South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,573 2,181 2,096
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.56% 39.69% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,607 1,374 1,274
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.96% +6.14%
10th Percentile £303 £275 £269
90th Percentile £600 £550 £513
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 106 104
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +4.19%
10th Percentile £33.00 £26.75 £29.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £53.75
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.53 £40.25
% change year-on-year +5.95% +3.18% +7.33%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the South West

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in the South West

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the South West over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in the South West

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in the South West

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 August 2019. 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
Gloucestershire +3 30 £475 -5.00% 15
Bristol +15 22 £506 +12.50% 14
Wiltshire -30 13 £425 -22.73% 4
Dorset +1 9 - - 2
Somerset +3 6 £473 +89.00% 3
Devon 0 6 £325 -38.10% 4
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 South West region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 77 (80.21%) Python
2 69 (71.88%) Linux
3 42 (43.75%) Docker
4 37 (38.54%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (36.46%) DevOps
6 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
6 31 (32.29%) Jenkins
6 31 (32.29%) Windows
7 29 (30.21%) Security Cleared
7 29 (30.21%) PowerShell
8 26 (27.08%) Ansible
9 24 (25.00%) Java
10 23 (23.96%) Puppet
11 22 (22.92%) Ruby
12 21 (21.88%) Configuration Management
12 21 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (19.79%) Infrastructure as Code
14 19 (19.79%) Shell Script
15 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
15 18 (18.75%) Perl
15 18 (18.75%) DV Cleared
16 17 (17.71%) Terraform
17 16 (16.67%) Vagrant
17 16 (16.67%) MongoDB
17 16 (16.67%) Web Services
18 15 (15.63%) Software Engineering
18 15 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
18 15 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (14.58%) Apache
2 12 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (8.33%) JBoss
4 7 (7.29%) Apache Spark
5 6 (6.25%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.08%) Confluence
6 2 (2.08%) Jetty
6 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.04%) CMS
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (38.54%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (15.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (13.54%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (13.54%) Amazon S3
4 13 (13.54%) GitHub
4 13 (13.54%) Serverless
5 12 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (6.25%) CloudFront
7 6 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (6.25%) OpenShift
7 6 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (3.13%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (3.13%) Azure Stack
8 3 (3.13%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (2.08%) SaaS
10 1 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) SSL
2 5 (5.21%) Internet
3 4 (4.17%) DNS
3 4 (4.17%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.08%) Firewall
4 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.08%) SSH
4 2 (2.08%) VoIP
4 2 (2.08%) X.509
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.04%) HTTP
5 1 (1.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 13 (13.54%) MySQL
3 10 (10.42%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (8.33%) Big Data
4 8 (8.33%) DB2
4 8 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.17%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (4.17%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.17%) HBase
8 3 (3.13%) Apache Accumulo
8 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.04%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
1 31 (32.29%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.67%) Vagrant
3 9 (9.38%) Bitbucket
4 8 (8.33%) JIRA
5 7 (7.29%) GitLab
6 6 (6.25%) CF BOSH
6 6 (6.25%) Selenium
7 4 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.13%) Bitbucket Server
8 3 (3.13%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (3.13%) JMeter
8 3 (3.13%) WATIR
9 2 (2.08%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.08%) CircleCI
9 2 (2.08%) Maven
9 2 (2.08%) Subversion
10 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.04%) JUnit
10 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.17%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.13%) Electronics
3 3 (3.13%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Administrator
3 9 (9.38%) Software Engineer
4 8 (8.33%) DBA
4 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Architect
5 7 (7.29%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) AWS Architect
6 6 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Hadoop Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Middleware Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (3.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.67%) Web Services
2 10 (10.42%) XML
3 9 (9.38%) JSON
4 8 (8.33%) Java EE
4 8 (8.33%) Middleware
5 6 (6.25%) Node.js
6 5 (5.21%) .NET
6 5 (5.21%) Kafka
6 5 (5.21%) REST
6 5 (5.21%) RESTful
7 3 (3.13%) Django
7 3 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (3.13%) Flask
7 3 (3.13%) Regular Expression
8 2 (2.08%) HTML
8 2 (2.08%) OAuth
8 2 (2.08%) SAML
9 1 (1.04%) CSS
9 1 (1.04%) jQuery
9 1 (1.04%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) PKI
3 6 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.21%) Grid Computing
5 3 (3.13%) Replication
5 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.13%) User Experience
6 2 (2.08%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.08%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.04%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 69 (71.88%) Linux
2 31 (32.29%) Windows
3 15 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.46%) Ubuntu
4 11 (11.46%) Unix
5 7 (7.29%) CentOS
5 7 (7.29%) Windows Server
6 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.21%) zOS
8 4 (4.17%) Solaris
8 4 (4.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (3.13%) AIX
9 3 (3.13%) VMS
10 1 (1.04%) Debian
10 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) DevOps
2 21 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.88%) Configuration Management
3 20 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (19.79%) Infrastructure as Code
5 15 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 14 (14.58%) Migration
7 12 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 10 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.33%) Immutable Infrastructure
10 8 (8.33%) Kanban
10 8 (8.33%) TDD
11 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.25%) Analytics
12 6 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
12 6 (6.25%) Project Delivery
12 6 (6.25%) Release Automation
12 6 (6.25%) System Testing
12 6 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 77 (80.21%) Python
2 29 (30.21%) PowerShell
3 24 (25.00%) Java
4 22 (22.92%) Ruby
5 19 (19.79%) Shell Script
6 18 (18.75%) Perl
7 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
8 11 (11.46%) C++
8 11 (11.46%) SQL
9 9 (9.38%) C
10 3 (3.13%) C#
10 3 (3.13%) PHP
11 2 (2.08%) Groovy
11 2 (2.08%) Java 8
12 1 (1.04%) Korn
12 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.04%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.04%) PHP 7
12 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (30.21%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.17%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.13%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.04%) CCNA
6 1 (1.04%) CCNP
6 1 (1.04%) CEH
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.04%) CISM
6 1 (1.04%) CISSP
6 1 (1.04%) RHCE
6 1 (1.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (43.75%) Docker
2 7 (7.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.25%) LXC
3 6 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (5.21%) oVirt
5 4 (4.17%) HDFS
5 4 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.13%) VirtualBox
7 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (27.08%) Ansible
2 23 (23.96%) Puppet
3 17 (17.71%) Terraform
4 15 (15.63%) Kubernetes
4 15 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (6.25%) Graphite
6 3 (3.13%) Marathon
6 3 (3.13%) Mesos
6 3 (3.13%) Salt
7 2 (2.08%) Ambari
7 2 (2.08%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (2.08%) Ganglia
7 2 (2.08%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (2.08%) IBM Guardium
7 2 (2.08%) Nagios
7 2 (2.08%) WSUS
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (1.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.04%) HP ALM
8 1 (1.04%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.25%) IBM
3 6 (6.25%) Oracle
3 6 (6.25%) SaltStack
4 5 (5.21%) Google
4 5 (5.21%) Sun
4 5 (5.21%) VMware
5 4 (4.17%) Hortonworks
5 4 (4.17%) Percona
6 3 (3.13%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (3.13%) Cisco
6 3 (3.13%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.13%) SAP
7 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.08%) CA
7 2 (2.08%) HP
7 2 (2.08%) Informatica
7 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.08%) Teradata