Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 148 130
Rank change year-on-year -1 -18 -12
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 80 153 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.28% 1.74% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 3.24% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 115 133
Central London median daily rate £500 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £375 £413 £363
90th Percentile £675 £650 £623
London median daily rate £550 £538 £525
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £52.00 - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.23 £27.00
% change year-on-year +44.45% -10.26% -32.50%

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 3,013 4,715 4,520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 48.20% 53.75% 52.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,368 3,809 3,769
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £375 £375 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 14
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +32.46% +1.82%
10th Percentile £19.96 £18.39 £20.75
90th Percentile £54.25 £74.46 £151.50
London median hourly rate £44.51 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +23.64% +2.86% -12.50%

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 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 +1 64 £500 -13.04% 68
West End of London +31 1 £500 -3.61%
Camden - 1 £575 -
Bash Shell
London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 70 (87.50%) Python
2 48 (60.00%) Linux
3 39 (48.75%) DevOps
4 32 (40.00%) AWS
5 27 (33.75%) Git (software)
6 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (28.75%) Ruby
7 23 (28.75%) PowerShell
8 22 (27.50%) Terraform
9 21 (26.25%) Kubernetes
10 19 (23.75%) Azure
11 18 (22.50%) Puppet
11 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
11 18 (22.50%) Docker
12 17 (21.25%) Ansible
12 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (21.25%) Configuration Management
13 16 (20.00%) Windows
13 16 (20.00%) Java
13 16 (20.00%) Migration
14 15 (18.75%) Web Services
15 14 (17.50%) Security Cleared
15 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
16 13 (16.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (16.25%) JSON
17 12 (15.00%) Finance
17 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
18 11 (13.75%) Perl
18 11 (13.75%) JIRA
18 11 (13.75%) Continuous Delivery

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 3 (3.75%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.50%) DataSynapse
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Drupal
3 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.25%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle FAH
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 32 (40.00%) AWS
2 19 (23.75%) Azure
3 8 (10.00%) GCP
3 8 (10.00%) PaaS
4 7 (8.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (7.50%) Serverless
6 5 (6.25%) Amazon ECS
6 5 (6.25%) CloudFront
6 5 (6.25%) Datadog
6 5 (6.25%) GitHub
6 5 (6.25%) IaaS
7 4 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (5.00%) Google Compute Engine
7 4 (5.00%) Office 365
8 3 (3.75%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 3 (3.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (3.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Network Security
2 8 (10.00%) Internet
2 8 (10.00%) VPN
3 4 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.25%) DHCP
5 1 (1.25%) Firewall
5 1 (1.25%) FTP
5 1 (1.25%) HTTP
5 1 (1.25%) VoIP
5 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) MySQL
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.00%) Big Data
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.50%) Blockchain
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.50%) Redis
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.25%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.25%) Flink
Development Applications
1 27 (33.75%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.75%) JIRA
4 5 (6.25%) GitLab
4 5 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.75%) Subversion
6 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.50%) Gradle
7 2 (2.50%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.50%) Selenium
7 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.25%) CMake
8 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.25%) Maven
8 1 (1.25%) MSI
8 1 (1.25%) WiX
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Public Sector
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) International Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (11.25%) Azure Engineer
2 9 (11.25%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (11.25%) Security Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
7 4 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Tester
8 3 (3.75%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (3.75%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Mac Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.75%) Web Services
2 13 (16.25%) JSON
3 6 (7.50%) Spring
4 5 (6.25%) .NET
4 5 (6.25%) XML
5 4 (5.00%) Kafka
5 4 (5.00%) REST
6 3 (3.75%) Node.js
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.75%) RESTful
6 3 (3.75%) SOAP
7 2 (2.50%) CSS
7 2 (2.50%) HTML
7 2 (2.50%) YAML
8 1 (1.25%) CSS3
8 1 (1.25%) Django
8 1 (1.25%) HTML5
8 1 (1.25%) jQuery
8 1 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.25%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (8.75%) Public Cloud
3 5 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (6.25%) User Experience
4 4 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.50%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.50%) Replication
6 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Clustering
7 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) PKI
7 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.25%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.00%) Linux
2 16 (20.00%) Windows
3 13 (16.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.50%) CentOS
4 6 (7.50%) Unix
5 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.50%) Android
6 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (2.50%) VMS
7 1 (1.25%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.75%) DevOps
2 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.25%) Configuration Management
3 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (20.00%) Migration
5 11 (13.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
6 10 (12.50%) Security Testing
7 8 (10.00%) ITIL
7 8 (10.00%) Open Source
8 7 (8.75%) Kanban
8 7 (8.75%) SDLC
9 6 (7.50%) Scrum
9 6 (7.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (7.50%) Workflow
10 5 (6.25%) Analytics
10 5 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (6.25%) Runbook
10 5 (6.25%) Security Architecture
10 5 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (87.50%) Python
2 23 (28.75%) PowerShell
2 23 (28.75%) Ruby
3 16 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (13.75%) Perl
5 10 (12.50%) SQL
6 5 (6.25%) Go
6 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.00%) C#
7 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.50%) C++
9 1 (1.25%) Groovy
9 1 (1.25%) Java 8
9 1 (1.25%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.25%) PHP
9 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) RHCE
4 3 (3.75%) Degree
5 2 (2.50%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.25%) CCA
6 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (2.50%) NIST
2 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) NCSC
System Software
1 18 (22.50%) Docker
2 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.50%) KVM
3 2 (2.50%) Xen
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.25%) zsh
Systems Management
1 22 (27.50%) Terraform
2 21 (26.25%) Kubernetes
3 18 (22.50%) Puppet
4 17 (21.25%) Ansible
5 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (7.50%) Suricata
7 3 (3.75%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (3.75%) Salt
7 3 (3.75%) SCOM
8 1 (1.25%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.25%) Consul
8 1 (1.25%) Graphite
8 1 (1.25%) logstash
8 1 (1.25%) Mesos
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (12.50%) Splunk
3 9 (11.25%) Google
4 6 (7.50%) Qualys
4 6 (7.50%) ServiceNow
4 6 (7.50%) VMware
5 5 (6.25%) Oracle
6 3 (3.75%) Apple
6 3 (3.75%) Citrix
6 3 (3.75%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.50%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.25%) F5
8 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.25%) New Relic
8 1 (1.25%) Okta
8 1 (1.25%) PagerDuty
8 1 (1.25%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.25%) Symantec