The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 28 April 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 35 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.38% 1.07% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 3.53% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £363
% change year-on-year +2.94% +17.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £46.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -21.62% +42.30%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 81 85 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 31.03% 30.36% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 130
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £422 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -59.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Southampton

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Southampton

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Groovy
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) AWK
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Nagios
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (80.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Groovy
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat