Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 131 138
Rank change year-on-year -22 +7 -29
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 43 73 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.76% 1.27% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 3.12% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 56
South West median daily rate £435 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £345 £313 £318
90th Percentile £625 £538 £488
England median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -5.88%

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 2154 2339 2518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.99% 40.76% 38.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1327 1514 1675
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £513 £488
England median daily rate £462 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.71% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 143 170
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £38.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.25% -1.91% +12.14%
10th Percentile £17.28 £20.10 £26.10
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £54.90
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 0 13 £450 +23.29% 9
Somerset +2 10 £356 +30.73%
Wiltshire -7 8 £408 -16.41% 3
Devon - 7 £500 -
Dorset +6 4 £450 +12.50% 1
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 36 (83.72%) Python
2 23 (53.49%) Linux
3 22 (51.16%) DevOps
4 17 (39.53%) Docker
5 16 (37.21%) Java
5 16 (37.21%) Ansible
5 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
6 15 (34.88%) Jenkins
6 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
8 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (30.23%) Kubernetes
9 12 (27.91%) Ruby
10 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
10 10 (23.26%) Puppet
10 10 (23.26%) Groovy
11 9 (20.93%) CentOS
11 9 (20.93%) Scrum
11 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
12 8 (18.60%) Perl
12 8 (18.60%) J2EE
12 8 (18.60%) Unix
12 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
12 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
13 7 (16.28%) Maven
13 7 (16.28%) RESTful
13 7 (16.28%) Microservices
13 7 (16.28%) Web Services
13 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
13 7 (16.28%) VMware

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 4 (9.30%) Confluence
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.33%) Jetty
4 1 (2.33%) Mongrel
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (9.30%) Route 53
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (6.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (6.98%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (6.98%) GitHub
4 3 (6.98%) Serverless
4 3 (6.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.65%) Google App Engine
5 2 (4.65%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.95%) HTTP
3 5 (11.63%) Firewall
4 4 (9.30%) DNS
4 4 (9.30%) NAS
4 4 (9.30%) SSL
4 4 (9.30%) VPN
5 3 (6.98%) DHCP
5 3 (6.98%) FTP
5 3 (6.98%) HTTPS
5 3 (6.98%) IPsec
5 3 (6.98%) LDAP
5 3 (6.98%) SAN
5 3 (6.98%) SMS
6 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
6 1 (2.33%) SSH
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
6 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
2 15 (34.88%) Jenkins
3 7 (16.28%) Maven
4 6 (13.95%) Gradle
4 6 (13.95%) TeamCity
5 4 (9.30%) JIRA
5 4 (9.30%) SonarQube
5 4 (9.30%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.98%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.65%) Gerrit
7 2 (4.65%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.33%) Gitweb
8 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
8 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.33%) Subversion
8 1 (2.33%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Python Developer
4 8 (18.60%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (16.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Java Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Administrator
8 4 (9.30%) DevOps Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Unix Administrator
9 3 (6.98%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) J2EE
2 7 (16.28%) RESTful
2 7 (16.28%) Web Services
3 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
3 6 (13.95%) D3.js
3 6 (13.95%) jQuery
3 6 (13.95%) JSON
3 6 (13.95%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (13.95%) React
3 6 (13.95%) Spring
3 6 (13.95%) Spring Boot
4 5 (11.63%) Node.js
5 4 (9.30%) NumPy
5 4 (9.30%) Pandas
5 4 (9.30%) SciPy
6 3 (6.98%) Keras
7 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (4.65%) REST
8 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Cloud Native
3 5 (11.63%) iPad
4 4 (9.30%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.98%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.33%) CESG
7 1 (2.33%) Clustering
7 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Linux
2 9 (20.93%) CentOS
3 8 (18.60%) Unix
4 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.98%) Windows
6 2 (4.65%) CoreOS
6 2 (4.65%) Solaris
7 1 (2.33%) AIX
7 1 (2.33%) Debian
7 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.33%) HPUX
7 1 (2.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) DevOps
2 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
4 9 (20.93%) Scrum
4 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
5 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
6 7 (16.28%) Microservices
7 6 (13.95%) Build Automation
7 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
9 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.30%) Image Processing
9 4 (9.30%) Refactoring
10 3 (6.98%) DSDM
10 3 (6.98%) Open Source
10 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) Python
2 16 (37.21%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) Ruby
4 10 (23.26%) Groovy
5 8 (18.60%) Perl
6 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) Kotlin
7 5 (11.63%) SQL
8 3 (6.98%) Scala
9 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.33%) C++
10 1 (2.33%) C-shell
10 1 (2.33%) Go
10 1 (2.33%) Korn
10 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.33%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.33%) RHCA
5 1 (2.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) GCP
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Docker
2 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) Xen
4 2 (4.65%) GlusterFS
4 2 (4.65%) Samba
4 2 (4.65%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) KVM
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) Ansible
2 13 (30.23%) Kubernetes
3 10 (23.26%) Puppet
4 6 (13.95%) Nagios
4 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (13.95%) Rancher
5 5 (11.63%) Terraform
6 2 (4.65%) OSSEC
7 1 (2.33%) Grafana
7 1 (2.33%) Icinga
7 1 (2.33%) Kibana
7 1 (2.33%) OpenView
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
1 7 (16.28%) VMware
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) F5
3 4 (9.30%) Google
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco
4 3 (6.98%) EMC
4 3 (6.98%) McAfee
5 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.65%) IronPort
5 2 (4.65%) Juniper
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.65%) New Relic
5 2 (4.65%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.33%) Cognos
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Opsware
6 1 (2.33%) PlateSpin
6 1 (2.33%) Splunk
6 1 (2.33%) Sun