Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 152 140
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 +3
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 83 39 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.33% 0.69% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% 1.81% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 40
South West median daily rate £475 £426 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.44% -5.28% +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £345 £324
90th Percentile £575 £625 £538
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +59.09% -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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 2,510 2,151 2,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.34% 38.28% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,588 1,324 1,531
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.39% +6.21% -2.03%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £513
England median daily rate £475 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 104 142
South West median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% -4.46%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.33 £20.05
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.18 £48.00
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +0.74%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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
Bristol +11 28 £450 - 19
Gloucestershire - 21 £525 - 9
Wiltshire -3 19 £550 +50.68% 6
Dorset +4 7 £460 +2.22% 8
Somerset -3 6 £475 +33.33% 9
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 65 (78.31%) Linux
2 51 (61.45%) Python
3 40 (48.19%) DevOps
4 35 (42.17%) Windows
5 34 (40.96%) Jenkins
6 33 (39.76%) Amazon AWS
7 32 (38.55%) Git (software)
7 32 (38.55%) Docker
8 29 (34.94%) Security Cleared
9 27 (32.53%) Ansible
10 26 (31.33%) Puppet
10 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (28.92%) Java
12 23 (27.71%) Terraform
13 22 (26.51%) SQL
14 19 (22.89%) Perl
14 19 (22.89%) Test Automation
14 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
14 19 (22.89%) Kubernetes
14 19 (22.89%) Opscode Chef
15 18 (21.69%) SC Cleared
15 18 (21.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (18.07%) JIRA
16 15 (18.07%) Configuration Management
17 14 (16.87%) Finance
17 14 (16.87%) Ruby
18 13 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
18 13 (15.66%) Apache
19 12 (14.46%) Migration

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 13 (15.66%) Apache
2 6 (7.23%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.23%) JBoss
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (7.23%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.82%) Confluence
4 2 (2.41%) nginx
4 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.20%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (7.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.20%) HipChat
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 33 (39.76%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.46%) Amazon S3
2 12 (14.46%) OpenShift
3 11 (13.25%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (10.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (7.23%) npm
5 6 (7.23%) NuGet
5 6 (7.23%) Sauce Labs
6 4 (4.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (4.82%) GitHub
6 4 (4.82%) Route 53
7 3 (3.61%) IaaS
8 2 (2.41%) Apigee
8 2 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.41%) PaaS
9 1 (1.20%) BrowserStack
9 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) HTTP
2 6 (7.23%) VPN
3 5 (6.02%) Firewall
3 5 (6.02%) NAS
3 5 (6.02%) SAN
4 4 (4.82%) iSCSI
4 4 (4.82%) SSH
5 3 (3.61%) DNS
5 3 (3.61%) Internet
5 3 (3.61%) Network Security
5 3 (3.61%) SSL
6 2 (2.41%) BGP
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.41%) LAN
6 2 (2.41%) OpenVPN
6 2 (2.41%) OSPF
6 2 (2.41%) TACACS
6 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.41%) tcpdump
6 2 (2.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) MySQL
2 9 (10.84%) Big Data
3 7 (8.43%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.82%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (3.61%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Zeppelin
6 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.41%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 34 (40.96%) Jenkins
2 32 (38.55%) Git (software)
3 15 (18.07%) JIRA
4 12 (14.46%) Selenium
5 11 (13.25%) Bitbucket
5 11 (13.25%) JMeter
6 7 (8.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (8.43%) Visual Studio
7 6 (7.23%) SonarQube
8 5 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.82%) CF BOSH
9 4 (4.82%) GitLab
9 4 (4.82%) WATIR
10 2 (2.41%) WebStorm
11 1 (1.20%) CodeSonar
11 1 (1.20%) git-flow
11 1 (1.20%) Liquibase
11 1 (1.20%) PHPCI
11 1 (1.20%) Robot Framework
11 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Law
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (16.87%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) AWS DevOps
3 13 (15.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Administrator
5 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Middleware Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) Web Services
2 9 (10.84%) JSON
2 9 (10.84%) Middleware
3 7 (8.43%) Java EE
3 7 (8.43%) XML
4 6 (7.23%) Node.js
4 6 (7.23%) SOAP
5 5 (6.02%) LAMP
6 4 (4.82%) .NET
6 4 (4.82%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (4.82%) LDAP
7 3 (3.61%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (2.41%) HTML5
8 2 (2.41%) RAML
8 2 (2.41%) React
8 2 (2.41%) REST
8 2 (2.41%) Sass
8 2 (2.41%) STL
8 2 (2.41%) Swagger
8 2 (2.41%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) PKI
3 5 (6.02%) Wiki
4 4 (4.82%) Clustering
4 4 (4.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.82%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.82%) Replication
5 3 (3.61%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.41%) iPad
6 2 (2.41%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.20%) Derivative
7 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Fintech
7 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (78.31%) Linux
2 35 (42.17%) Windows
3 18 (21.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (13.25%) Unix
5 9 (10.84%) CentOS
6 7 (8.43%) Ubuntu
7 6 (7.23%) Debian
8 5 (6.02%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.41%) CoreOS
9 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.41%) Solaris
9 2 (2.41%) VMS
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.20%) Android
10 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.20%) Fedora
10 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) DevOps
2 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (22.89%) Test Automation
4 15 (18.07%) Configuration Management
4 15 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (14.46%) Migration
7 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (9.64%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (9.64%) Scrum
8 7 (8.43%) TDD
9 6 (7.23%) Build Automation
9 6 (7.23%) High Availability
9 6 (7.23%) SOA
9 6 (7.23%) Test Management
10 5 (6.02%) Data Extraction
10 5 (6.02%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.02%) V-Model
10 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (61.45%) Python
2 24 (28.92%) Java
3 22 (26.51%) SQL
4 19 (22.89%) Perl
4 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
5 14 (16.87%) Ruby
6 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.84%) Shell Script
7 8 (9.64%) C#
8 6 (7.23%) Korn
8 6 (7.23%) PHP
9 5 (6.02%) C
10 4 (4.82%) C++
11 2 (2.41%) Go
11 2 (2.41%) Groovy
11 2 (2.41%) Tcl
12 1 (1.20%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.20%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (34.94%) Security Cleared
2 18 (21.69%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.25%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.02%) CCNA
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.61%) Degree
5 3 (3.61%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.61%) MCSA
6 2 (2.41%) CCNP
6 2 (2.41%) CCSA
6 2 (2.41%) CCSE
6 2 (2.41%) CISSP
6 2 (2.41%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (2.41%) MCSE
6 2 (2.41%) SSCP
7 1 (1.20%) GIAC
7 1 (1.20%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 32 (38.55%) Docker
2 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.61%) NFS
5 3 (3.61%) Samba
5 3 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.41%) HDFS
6 2 (2.41%) VMware NSX
6 2 (2.41%) vSphere
7 1 (1.20%) iptables
7 1 (1.20%) KVM
7 1 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 27 (32.53%) Ansible
2 26 (31.33%) Puppet
3 23 (27.71%) Terraform
4 19 (22.89%) Kubernetes
4 19 (22.89%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (7.23%) Grafana
6 4 (4.82%) Nagios
7 2 (2.41%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (2.41%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.41%) Salt
8 1 (1.20%) Icinga
8 1 (1.20%) OpenView
8 1 (1.20%) Packer
8 1 (1.20%) SCCM
8 1 (1.20%) Suricata
8 1 (1.20%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.20%) WSUS
8 1 (1.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Oracle
1 11 (13.25%) Splunk
2 9 (10.84%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.23%) AppDynamics
4 6 (7.23%) Cisco
4 6 (7.23%) Veracode
4 6 (7.23%) VMware
5 4 (4.82%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (4.82%) SaltStack
6 3 (3.61%) F5
7 2 (2.41%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.41%) Dell
7 2 (2.41%) Google
7 2 (2.41%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.41%) HP
7 2 (2.41%) Juniper
8 1 (1.20%) EMC