The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 98 72
Rank change year-on-year +24 -26  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 26 25 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.84% 1.22% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.19% 2.64% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 32
Median daily rate £375 £420 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 620 947 828
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 43.97% 46.15% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 662 579
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Median hourly rate £39.00 £14.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.18% -62.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.63 £13.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.09 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in West Yorkshire

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in West Yorkshire

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds +25 26 £375 -8.53% 16
Bash Shell
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 41 (73.21%) Python
2 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 31 (55.36%) Java
5 30 (53.57%) Jenkins
5 30 (53.57%) DevOps
6 25 (44.64%) Puppet
7 22 (39.29%) Test Automation
7 22 (39.29%) HTML
7 22 (39.29%) PHP
8 21 (37.50%) Linux
9 20 (35.71%) Unix
10 19 (33.93%) Selenium
11 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (32.14%) WebDriver
11 18 (32.14%) Cucumber
11 18 (32.14%) XML
11 18 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
12 16 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (28.57%) Hudson
13 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
13 15 (26.79%) Test Scripting
13 15 (26.79%) Docker
13 15 (26.79%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (25.00%) Ruby
15 13 (23.21%) BDD
15 13 (23.21%) Finance
15 13 (23.21%) SDLC
16 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (5.36%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) nginx
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.36%) IaaS
2 3 (5.36%) Loggly
2 3 (5.36%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (3.57%) Slack
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Firewall
2 5 (8.93%) HTTP
2 5 (8.93%) SSH
3 4 (7.14%) DNS
4 3 (5.36%) Internet
4 3 (5.36%) LDAP
4 3 (5.36%) SMTP
5 1 (1.79%) OpenFlow
5 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (7.14%) Redis
3 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.36%) Riak
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (53.57%) Jenkins
2 19 (33.93%) Selenium
3 18 (32.14%) Cucumber
3 18 (32.14%) WebDriver
4 16 (28.57%) Hudson
5 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
6 9 (16.07%) Maven
7 6 (10.71%) JIRA
8 4 (7.14%) Grunt
9 3 (5.36%) JMeter
9 3 (5.36%) Vagrant
10 2 (3.57%) FitNesse
10 2 (3.57%) Gatling
10 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
10 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
10 2 (3.57%) Subversion
11 1 (1.79%) Ant
11 1 (1.79%) GitLab
11 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) German Language
5 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) DevOps Engineer
1 17 (30.36%) Tester
2 15 (26.79%) Automation Tester
3 13 (23.21%) Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 7 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
6 5 (8.93%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (8.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Architect
9 2 (3.57%) DevOps Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) HTML
2 18 (32.14%) XML
3 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 8 (14.29%) Node.js
3 8 (14.29%) Web Services
4 7 (12.50%) Spring
5 6 (10.71%) CSS
5 6 (10.71%) jQuery
5 6 (10.71%) REST
5 6 (10.71%) Spring Boot
6 5 (8.93%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (7.14%) CSS3
7 4 (7.14%) HTML5
7 4 (7.14%) SOAP
8 3 (5.36%) Apache Camel
8 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.36%) Kafka
8 3 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (3.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 4 (7.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.36%) Replication
5 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) BYOD
6 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Linux
2 20 (35.71%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) CentOS
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (53.57%) DevOps
3 22 (39.29%) Test Automation
4 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 16 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (26.79%) Test Scripting
6 13 (23.21%) BDD
6 13 (23.21%) SDLC
7 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.50%) TDD
9 4 (7.14%) High Availability
9 4 (7.14%) OOP
9 4 (7.14%) Scrum
9 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.14%) Workflow
9 4 (7.14%) Workflow Development
10 3 (5.36%) Change Control
10 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.36%) Network Design
10 3 (5.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) Python
2 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 31 (55.36%) Java
4 22 (39.29%) PHP
5 14 (25.00%) Ruby
6 9 (16.07%) SQL
7 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 6 (10.71%) Scala
9 4 (7.14%) C#
9 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.36%) C++
10 3 (5.36%) Go
10 3 (5.36%) Perl
11 1 (1.79%) Groovy
11 1 (1.79%) Korn
11 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Docker
2 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.36%) vCloud
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (44.64%) Puppet
2 18 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (16.07%) Ansible
4 4 (7.14%) Cobbler
4 4 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 4 (7.14%) Salt
4 4 (7.14%) vRealize
5 3 (5.36%) Nagios
5 3 (5.36%) Prometheus
5 3 (5.36%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.57%) Grafana
6 2 (3.57%) Graphite
6 2 (3.57%) Rancher
7 1 (1.79%) Mesos
7 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Splunk
2 5 (8.93%) New Relic
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Google
3 4 (7.14%) Rackspace
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.14%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.79%) Zend