Period
to 16 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 16 September 2019 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
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 113 146
Rank change year-on-year -39 +33 -3
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 118 217 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.48% 2.41% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 4.52% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 169 92
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.45% +5.79%
10th Percentile £413 £411 £334
90th Percentile £725 £638 £631
London median daily rate £550 £550 £520
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £52.00 - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year -0.71% +19.49% -26.25%

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 Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,964 4,806 4,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 49.65% 53.44% 50.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,227 3,955 3,194
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £387 £363 £355
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 15
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £24.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -10.15% -10.96%
10th Percentile £21.00 £12.50 £13.32
90th Percentile £57.60 £54.88 £44.65
London median hourly rate £44.92 £38.75 £35.25
% change year-on-year +15.91% +9.93% +15.70%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Central London

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Central London

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in Central London over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Central London

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in Central London

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 16 September 2019. 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
City of London -32 96 £550 - 56
City of Westminster -9 5 £713 -
West End of London +18 3 £750 +100.00%
Camden - 1 £575 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 £300 -
Bash Shell
London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 94 (79.66%) Python
2 71 (60.17%) Linux
3 64 (54.24%) DevOps
4 58 (49.15%) AWS
5 41 (34.75%) Git (software)
6 39 (33.05%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (33.05%) Jenkins
7 37 (31.36%) Docker
7 37 (31.36%) PowerShell
8 34 (28.81%) Azure
8 34 (28.81%) Ansible
9 33 (27.97%) Terraform
9 33 (27.97%) Configuration Management
10 31 (26.27%) Ruby
11 30 (25.42%) Finance
12 29 (24.58%) Opscode Chef
13 26 (22.03%) Kubernetes
14 24 (20.34%) Java
14 24 (20.34%) SQL
15 23 (19.49%) Red Hat
15 23 (19.49%) Puppet
16 22 (18.64%) Perl
16 22 (18.64%) Web Services
16 22 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 21 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (16.95%) JSON
19 19 (16.10%) JIRA
20 18 (15.25%) Unix
20 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
21 17 (14.41%) Windows

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 9 (7.63%) Apache
2 8 (6.78%) Confluence
3 6 (5.08%) Apache Spark
3 6 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.24%) JBoss
5 4 (3.39%) IIS
6 3 (2.54%) Jetty
6 3 (2.54%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.69%) DataSynapse
7 2 (1.69%) nginx
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.85%) Mongrel
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle FAH
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 58 (49.15%) AWS
2 34 (28.81%) Azure
3 15 (12.71%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (12.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 14 (11.86%) Amazon S3
5 13 (11.02%) Amazon ECS
5 13 (11.02%) GitHub
5 13 (11.02%) Serverless
6 12 (10.17%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (10.17%) CloudFront
6 12 (10.17%) PaaS
7 11 (9.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (8.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 10 (8.47%) GCP
9 9 (7.63%) Datadog
10 7 (5.93%) IaaS
10 7 (5.93%) Route 53
11 5 (4.24%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (4.24%) Office 365
12 4 (3.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) VPN
2 7 (5.93%) Internet
3 6 (5.08%) Firewall
3 6 (5.08%) Network Security
4 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.39%) DNS
5 4 (3.39%) HTTP
5 4 (3.39%) WAN
6 3 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.69%) DHCP
7 2 (1.69%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.69%) LAN
7 2 (1.69%) SSH
7 2 (1.69%) VLAN
8 1 (0.85%) BGP
8 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.85%) OSPF
8 1 (0.85%) SMTP
8 1 (0.85%) VoIP
8 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.86%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (11.02%) MySQL
3 12 (10.17%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.93%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.93%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.08%) Big Data
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.54%) Data Lake
9 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 41 (34.75%) Git (software)
2 39 (33.05%) Jenkins
3 19 (16.10%) JIRA
4 11 (9.32%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (5.08%) Gradle
6 5 (4.24%) Maven
6 5 (4.24%) Selenium
7 4 (3.39%) Hudson
7 4 (3.39%) Vagrant
8 3 (2.54%) Ant
8 3 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.54%) GitLab
8 3 (2.54%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.54%) Subversion
8 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.69%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.69%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (25.42%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Banking
3 5 (4.24%) Games
3 5 (4.24%) International Banking
4 3 (2.54%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.69%) Front Office
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
5 2 (1.69%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) French Language
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (40.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (12.71%) AWS Engineer
2 15 (12.71%) Developer
3 12 (10.17%) AWS DevOps
4 11 (9.32%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Azure Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Cloud Developer
8 6 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
9 5 (4.24%) Architect
9 5 (4.24%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Senior DevOps
10 4 (3.39%) Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) Data Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Python Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.64%) Web Services
2 20 (16.95%) JSON
3 14 (11.86%) Node.js
4 9 (7.63%) XML
5 6 (5.08%) Spring
6 5 (4.24%) Kafka
6 5 (4.24%) OAuth
6 5 (4.24%) OAuth2
6 5 (4.24%) REST
7 4 (3.39%) .NET
7 4 (3.39%) HTML
7 4 (3.39%) Middleware
7 4 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (3.39%) RESTful
8 3 (2.54%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.54%) LDAP
8 3 (2.54%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (2.54%) SOAP
8 3 (2.54%) Spring Boot
8 3 (2.54%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.63%) Public Cloud
3 8 (6.78%) Cloud Native
4 6 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.24%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (4.24%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.24%) User Experience
6 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.54%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.69%) CMDB
8 2 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.69%) Derivative
8 2 (1.69%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.69%) Replication
9 1 (0.85%) Clustering
9 1 (0.85%) PKI
9 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 71 (60.17%) Linux
2 22 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (15.25%) Unix
4 17 (14.41%) Windows
5 11 (9.32%) CentOS
6 8 (6.78%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.39%) Android
8 4 (3.39%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.54%) Debian
9 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.69%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.69%) Solaris
10 2 (1.69%) VMS
11 1 (0.85%) AIX
11 1 (0.85%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.85%) Fedora
11 1 (0.85%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (54.24%) DevOps
2 39 (33.05%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (27.97%) Configuration Management
4 21 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (14.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (13.56%) Migration
7 14 (11.86%) Scrum
7 14 (11.86%) Security Architecture
8 12 (10.17%) Analytics
8 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure as Code
8 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure Automation
8 12 (10.17%) Kanban
9 11 (9.32%) Fintech
9 11 (9.32%) ITIL
10 10 (8.47%) Open Source
11 9 (7.63%) Microservices
11 9 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (7.63%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.78%) Runbook
12 8 (6.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 94 (79.66%) Python
2 37 (31.36%) PowerShell
3 31 (26.27%) Ruby
4 24 (20.34%) Java
4 24 (20.34%) SQL
5 22 (18.64%) Perl
6 11 (9.32%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.47%) Go
8 7 (5.93%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.08%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.24%) C#
11 4 (3.39%) Groovy
11 4 (3.39%) Scala
12 3 (2.54%) VB
13 2 (1.69%) C++
13 2 (1.69%) Clojure
13 2 (1.69%) ClojureScript
13 2 (1.69%) Java 8
13 2 (1.69%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.47%) AWS Certification
3 9 (7.63%) Degree
3 9 (7.63%) RHCE
4 6 (5.08%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (1.69%) NIST
2 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (31.36%) Docker
2 6 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.54%) KVM
4 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.54%) Xen
5 2 (1.69%) Samba
5 2 (1.69%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.85%) etcd
6 1 (0.85%) XenApp
6 1 (0.85%) zsh
Systems Management
1 34 (28.81%) Ansible
2 33 (27.97%) Terraform
3 29 (24.58%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (22.03%) Kubernetes
5 23 (19.49%) Puppet
6 9 (7.63%) Suricata
7 5 (4.24%) Salt
8 3 (2.54%) Consul
8 3 (2.54%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (2.54%) Packer
9 2 (1.69%) Ambari
9 2 (1.69%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (1.69%) logstash
9 2 (1.69%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.69%) SCOM
10 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (19.49%) Red Hat
2 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.86%) Oracle
4 11 (9.32%) Google
5 10 (8.47%) VMware
6 9 (7.63%) Qualys
6 9 (7.63%) ServiceNow
6 9 (7.63%) Splunk
7 7 (5.93%) Atlassian
8 5 (4.24%) Cloudera
9 4 (3.39%) Hortonworks
9 4 (3.39%) IBM
9 4 (3.39%) MuleSoft
10 3 (2.54%) Citrix
10 3 (2.54%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.54%) Tableau
11 2 (1.69%) Apple
11 2 (1.69%) Sybase
11 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.85%) Cisco