The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 30 March 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 70 61
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.98% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.39% 0.28% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £325 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -3.33% +24.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -45.00% +135.29%  

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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 293 354 286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 41.09% 54.13% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 235 184
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.91% -33.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Wales

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in Wales over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Wales

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
South Wales +22 7 £350 +7.69% 2
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Rackspace
5 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) HAProxy
6 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (25.00%) Ansible
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (25.00%) Splunk
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) SSH
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (25.00%) SaltStack
6 3 (25.00%) Kibana
6 3 (25.00%) logstash
6 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (8.33%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) SSH
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Junior DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (41.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Ansible
2 3 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 3 (25.00%) Kibana
2 3 (25.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Rackspace
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) SaltStack
2 3 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) Talend
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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