Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 February 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 166 174
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8 -20
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 36 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 1.35% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 4
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +8.57% +29.63%
10th Percentile £331 £425 £370
90th Percentile £623 £525 £496
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year - -6.04% +14.62%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,578 1,698 1,707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 33.35% 32.21% 33.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 996 1,043 1,043
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 51 38
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £30.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -16.85% +4.79%
10th Percentile £23.52 £14.75 £12.97
90th Percentile £48.75 £42.50 £44.13
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the West Midlands

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in the West Midlands

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in the West Midlands

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in the West Midlands

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Birmingham +9 23 £550 +15.79% 5
Coventry +10 4 £563 - 3
Warwickshire - 4 £375 -
Shropshire -4 1 £400 -20.00% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £525 - 1
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 24 (66.67%) DevOps
3 22 (61.11%) Ansible
4 20 (55.56%) Python
5 19 (52.78%) Configuration Management
5 19 (52.78%) Docker
5 19 (52.78%) Terraform
5 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (47.22%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (47.22%) Elastic Stack
6 17 (47.22%) logstash
6 17 (47.22%) Kibana
7 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (41.67%) Puppet
9 13 (36.11%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (36.11%) Amazon S3
9 13 (36.11%) Amazon ELB
9 13 (36.11%) Amazon RDS
9 13 (36.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
9 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
10 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 11 (30.56%) Open Source
11 11 (30.56%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (30.56%) Sensu
11 11 (30.56%) JIRA
11 11 (30.56%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (30.56%) Perl
12 10 (27.78%) PHP

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (47.22%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (27.78%) Confluence
2 10 (27.78%) nginx
3 7 (19.44%) Apache
4 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) Jetty
5 1 (2.78%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (36.11%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (36.11%) Amazon ELB
2 13 (36.11%) Amazon S3
2 13 (36.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 11 (30.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (22.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 8 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (22.22%) Route 53
5 5 (13.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.78%) GitHub
6 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
6 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.78%) IaaS
6 1 (2.78%) PaaS
6 1 (2.78%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) HTTP
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 5 (13.89%) OpenLDAP
3 5 (13.89%) OpenVPN
3 5 (13.89%) SSH
4 3 (8.33%) SSL
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) SMS
5 1 (2.78%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (30.56%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (16.67%) MySQL
5 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.33%) TimesTen
6 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.78%) Redis
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 11 (30.56%) JIRA
3 6 (16.67%) Ant
3 6 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 6 (16.67%) Maven
3 6 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (13.89%) JUnit
4 5 (13.89%) Liquibase
4 5 (13.89%) SonarQube
5 4 (11.11%) Subversion
6 2 (5.56%) Artifactory
6 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.78%) GitLab
7 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.78%) Mocha
7 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
2 4 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Consultant
2 4 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
2 4 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Operational Support Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Operations Support Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (30.56%) Sensu
3 5 (13.89%) MCollective
3 5 (13.89%) REST
4 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) .NET
6 2 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) HTML
7 1 (2.78%) HTML5
7 1 (2.78%) JRuby
7 1 (2.78%) Kafka
7 1 (2.78%) LAMP
7 1 (2.78%) LESS
7 1 (2.78%) Node.js
7 1 (2.78%) OAuth
7 1 (2.78%) Servlets
7 1 (2.78%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) CentOS
4 5 (13.89%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) AIX
6 1 (2.78%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.78%) Debian
6 1 (2.78%) Fedora
6 1 (2.78%) HPUX
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) DevOps
2 19 (52.78%) Configuration Management
3 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) Open Source
5 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 9 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (22.22%) Scrum
8 7 (19.44%) Process Architecture
9 5 (13.89%) Coaching
9 5 (13.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
9 5 (13.89%) Service Management
9 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.89%) Web Operations
10 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 3 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
10 3 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Python
2 11 (30.56%) Perl
3 10 (27.78%) PHP
4 9 (25.00%) Ruby
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) Java
5 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.89%) Groovy
7 4 (11.11%) Korn
8 3 (8.33%) AWK
8 3 (8.33%) sed
9 2 (5.56%) VB
10 1 (2.78%) C#
10 1 (2.78%) C++
10 1 (2.78%) Go
10 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
1 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GCP
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Docker
2 5 (13.89%) Postfix
2 5 (13.89%) Squid
2 5 (13.89%) vCloud
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.78%) KVM
5 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (61.11%) Ansible
2 19 (52.78%) Terraform
3 17 (47.22%) Kibana
3 17 (47.22%) logstash
4 15 (41.67%) Puppet
5 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (22.22%) Kubernetes
7 7 (19.44%) collectd
7 7 (19.44%) StatsD
8 6 (16.67%) Sysdig
9 5 (13.89%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (13.89%) Rancher
9 5 (13.89%) Rsyslog
9 5 (13.89%) ZABBIX
10 4 (11.11%) Salt
11 2 (5.56%) WSUS
12 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
12 1 (2.78%) Nessus
12 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) VMware
2 8 (22.22%) SaltStack
3 6 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 5 (13.89%) Sonatype
5 4 (11.11%) Rackspace
6 3 (8.33%) Comptel
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.33%) Remedy
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.78%) Perforce
8 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.78%) Zend