Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 97 107
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +1
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 4 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.34% 0.57% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 1.34% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Wales median daily rate £356 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £350 £318 £400
90th Percentile £439 £399 £490
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 456 595 817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.68% 42.38% 49.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 400 595
Wales median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -
10th Percentile £251 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 24
Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £55.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.91% +168.29% +3.02%
10th Percentile £14.29 £17.83 £13.00
90th Percentile £39.20 £77.50 £56.16
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +23.97%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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
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 6 months to 19 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
South Wales +9 4 £356 - 3
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wales region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) NFS
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Postfix
2 3 (75.00%) Sendmail
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) iptables
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g

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 2 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Support
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) iptables
1 3 (75.00%) NFS
1 3 (75.00%) Postfix
1 3 (75.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle