Period
to 24 May 2020

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 24 May 2020 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
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 131 111
Rank change year-on-year +24 -20 -4
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 65 160 220
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 1.67% 1.88% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.44% 3.64% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 119 158
Median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £410 £411 £425
90th Percentile £637 £675 £625
London median daily rate £500 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £70.00 -
London median hourly rate - £35.00 £51.13
% change year-on-year - -31.54% -

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 1,888 4,394 4,787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 48.40% 51.72% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,408 3,516 3,964
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +5.13%
10th Percentile £375 £390 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +62.79% -24.15%
10th Percentile £24.50 £21.00 £12.90
90th Percentile £56.50 £60.33 £66.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £41.46
% change year-on-year -2.78% -13.16% -2.46%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Central London

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in Central London over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Central London

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in Central London.

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 24 May 2020. 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 +5 37 £555 +0.91% 16
City of Westminster +22 8 £650 +8.33%
Southwark +48 1 £438 +10.76%
West End of London +21 1 - -
Bash Shell
London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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 48 (73.85%) Python
2 41 (63.08%) Linux
3 37 (56.92%) DevOps
4 35 (53.85%) AWS
5 28 (43.08%) Kubernetes
6 23 (35.38%) Terraform
7 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
8 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
9 20 (30.77%) Finance
9 20 (30.77%) Docker
9 20 (30.77%) Infrastructure as Code
10 18 (27.69%) Jenkins
10 18 (27.69%) Ansible
11 17 (26.15%) Azure
12 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (23.08%) Windows
13 15 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
14 14 (21.54%) SQL
15 13 (20.00%) Java
15 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 12 (18.46%) Puppet
17 11 (16.92%) Continuous Delivery
17 11 (16.92%) Microservices
17 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
17 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
17 11 (16.92%) Ruby
17 11 (16.92%) Amazon EKS
18 10 (15.38%) Perl
18 10 (15.38%) Go

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 4 (6.15%) Confluence
1 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) DataSynapse
2 2 (3.08%) Drupal
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 35 (53.85%) AWS
2 17 (26.15%) Azure
3 11 (16.92%) Amazon EKS
4 8 (12.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (12.31%) GitHub
4 8 (12.31%) PaaS
5 7 (10.77%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (9.23%) Amazon S3
7 5 (7.69%) Route 53
8 4 (6.15%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (6.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (4.62%) GCP
9 3 (4.62%) IaaS
9 3 (4.62%) OpenShift
9 3 (4.62%) Serverless
10 2 (3.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (3.08%) Azure Functions
10 2 (3.08%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) DNS
2 4 (6.15%) HTTP
2 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.62%) SSL
4 2 (3.08%) OpenVPN
4 2 (3.08%) VPN
5 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.77%) Redis
3 6 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.15%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (4.62%) Big Data
5 3 (4.62%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.62%) MariaDB
5 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (3.08%) MySQL
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 18 (27.69%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.31%) JIRA
4 5 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.08%) Babel
6 2 (3.08%) CircleCI
6 2 (3.08%) gulp
6 2 (3.08%) Maven
6 2 (3.08%) MSBuild
6 2 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.08%) Subversion
6 2 (3.08%) Terragrunt
6 2 (3.08%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.08%) webpack
7 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket Server
7 1 (1.54%) Liquibase
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.62%) Electronics
3 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Security Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Cloud Native Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Cloud Specialist
8 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (4.62%) Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Data Storage Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Storage Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (9.23%) Node.js
3 5 (7.69%) .NET
3 5 (7.69%) HTML
4 4 (6.15%) JSON
5 3 (4.62%) CSS
6 2 (3.08%) Ajax
6 2 (3.08%) CSS3
6 2 (3.08%) HTML5
6 2 (3.08%) Jest
6 2 (3.08%) jQuery
6 2 (3.08%) Kafka
6 2 (3.08%) Mustache
6 2 (3.08%) React
6 2 (3.08%) REST
6 2 (3.08%) Sass
6 2 (3.08%) YAML
7 1 (1.54%) SOAP
7 1 (1.54%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (10.77%) Cloud Native
3 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.62%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.62%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.08%) Grid Computing
7 2 (3.08%) User Experience
7 2 (3.08%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.54%) Clustering
8 1 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.54%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.54%) PKI
8 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (63.08%) Linux
2 15 (23.08%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Unix
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.23%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.62%) CentOS
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Android
7 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) DevOps
2 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.77%) Infrastructure as Code
4 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
5 11 (16.92%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (16.92%) Microservices
6 8 (12.31%) Migration
7 7 (10.77%) Open Source
7 7 (10.77%) Task Automation
8 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.69%) Data Science
8 5 (7.69%) Information Security
9 4 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
9 4 (6.15%) DevSecOps
9 4 (6.15%) High Availability
9 4 (6.15%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (73.85%) Python
2 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 14 (21.54%) SQL
4 13 (20.00%) Java
5 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.92%) Ruby
6 10 (15.38%) Go
6 10 (15.38%) Perl
7 8 (12.31%) PHP
8 6 (9.23%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.08%) AWK
9 2 (3.08%) C#
9 2 (3.08%) Groovy
9 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.08%) sed
9 2 (3.08%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.54%) C
10 1 (1.54%) C++
10 1 (1.54%) Korn
10 1 (1.54%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) NCSC
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) VirtualBox
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.54%) zsh
Systems Management
1 28 (43.08%) Kubernetes
2 23 (35.38%) Terraform
3 18 (27.69%) Ansible
4 12 (18.46%) Puppet
5 9 (13.85%) Prometheus
6 8 (12.31%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (4.62%) Rancher
7 3 (4.62%) Salt
8 2 (3.08%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.54%) Grafana
9 1 (1.54%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Packer
9 1 (1.54%) QRadar
9 1 (1.54%) SCOM
9 1 (1.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Splunk
3 3 (4.62%) AppDynamics
3 3 (4.62%) Lets Encrypt
3 3 (4.62%) SAP
3 3 (4.62%) Sybase
4 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.08%) TOWER Software
4 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Apple
5 1 (1.54%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) F5
5 1 (1.54%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.54%) Okta
5 1 (1.54%) SaltStack