The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 26 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 76 58
Rank change year-on-year +25 -18  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.40% 0.41% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 1.08% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £338 £406 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.92% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £399
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £57.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +43.75%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 198 279 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 39.52% 38.11% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 165 138
Median daily rate £425 £434 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.07% +24.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Median hourly rate £46.00 £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.97% -14.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in West Sussex

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Crawley +2 1 £375 -3.22% 1
Bash Shell
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) Korn
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (25.00%) Debian
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) LXC
5 2 (25.00%) iptables
5 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (25.00%) KVM
5 2 (25.00%) Ansible
5 2 (25.00%) SELinux
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) CentOS
6 1 (12.50%) Online Games
6 1 (12.50%) Confluence

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Avionics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Scripter
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Debian
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) iptables
1 2 (25.00%) KVM
1 2 (25.00%) LXC
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat