Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 21 March 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 118 106
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12 +11
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 127 148 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.88% 2.08% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 3.88% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 119 112
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £404 £424 £351
90th Percentile £638 £630 £625
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £468
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,534 3,812 3,025
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 52.33% 53.61% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,873 3,250 2,511
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £713 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £520 £475
% change year-on-year +0.96% +9.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 5
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £28.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -24.15% +13.38%
10th Percentile £18.50 £18.75 £20.98
90th Percentile £56.50 £52.10 £43.50
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £28.35
% change year-on-year +62.79% -24.15% +13.38%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the City of London

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in the City of London

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in the City of London

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in the City of London

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 21 March 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
London Bridge - 1 £550 -
Bash Shell
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 105 (82.68%) Python
2 84 (66.14%) Linux
3 72 (56.69%) DevOps
4 56 (44.09%) Docker
5 50 (39.37%) Amazon AWS
6 49 (38.58%) Git (software)
7 46 (36.22%) Finance
8 45 (35.43%) Ansible
9 39 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (30.71%) Java
10 37 (29.13%) Jenkins
11 33 (25.98%) SQL
12 32 (25.20%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
14 30 (23.62%) Puppet
15 26 (20.47%) Configuration Management
15 26 (20.47%) PowerShell
15 26 (20.47%) Kubernetes
16 25 (19.69%) Windows
17 23 (18.11%) Ruby
17 23 (18.11%) Node.js
17 23 (18.11%) Terraform
18 21 (16.54%) JIRA
19 20 (15.75%) Microsoft Azure
20 19 (14.96%) Problem-Solving
21 17 (13.39%) Big Data
21 17 (13.39%) Opscode Chef
22 16 (12.60%) Splunk
22 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
23 15 (11.81%) MySQL

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 11 (8.66%) Apache
2 8 (6.30%) Confluence
3 6 (4.72%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.94%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.36%) nginx
6 1 (0.79%) JBoss
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 50 (39.37%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (15.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.09%) Datadog
3 9 (7.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (5.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (5.51%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.94%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (3.15%) GitHub
6 4 (3.15%) Serverless
7 3 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.36%) IaaS
7 3 (2.36%) PaaS
7 3 (2.36%) SaaS
8 2 (1.57%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (1.57%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.57%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) HTTP
2 4 (3.15%) SAN
3 3 (2.36%) Firewall
3 3 (2.36%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.57%) BGP
4 2 (1.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.57%) OSPF
4 2 (1.57%) VPN
4 2 (1.57%) VSAN
5 1 (0.79%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.79%) DHCP
5 1 (0.79%) DNS
5 1 (0.79%) IGMP
5 1 (0.79%) MPLS
5 1 (0.79%) Multicast
5 1 (0.79%) SSL
5 1 (0.79%) VLAN
5 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.39%) Big Data
2 15 (11.81%) MySQL
3 13 (10.24%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.09%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.94%) Blockchain
6 4 (3.15%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.15%) Redis
7 3 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.36%) InfluxDB
8 2 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.57%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.79%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.79%) KDB
9 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (38.58%) Git (software)
2 37 (29.13%) Jenkins
3 21 (16.54%) JIRA
4 11 (8.66%) Subversion
5 9 (7.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (4.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.72%) FishEye
6 6 (4.72%) GitLab
6 6 (4.72%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (4.72%) SonarQube
6 6 (4.72%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.94%) CMake
7 5 (3.94%) Selenium
7 5 (3.94%) Valgrind
8 4 (3.15%) Artifactory
9 3 (2.36%) Maven
10 2 (1.57%) Ant
10 2 (1.57%) Gradle
10 2 (1.57%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 46 (36.22%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Banking
3 5 (3.94%) Front Office
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Law
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (37.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (22.05%) Developer
3 16 (12.60%) Python Developer
4 11 (8.66%) AWS DevOps
4 11 (8.66%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (8.66%) Senior DevOps
5 10 (7.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.30%) Administrator
7 7 (5.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (4.72%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (4.72%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.72%) SQL Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Applications Support Specialist
9 5 (3.94%) Blockchain Developer
9 5 (3.94%) C++ Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Data Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Java Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.11%) Node.js
2 13 (10.24%) HTML
2 13 (10.24%) Kafka
3 12 (9.45%) JSON
4 10 (7.87%) .NET
5 8 (6.30%) Elastic Stack
6 7 (5.51%) Flask
6 7 (5.51%) OAuth
6 7 (5.51%) OAuth2
6 7 (5.51%) OpenID
6 7 (5.51%) RESTful
7 6 (4.72%) REST
8 5 (3.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (3.94%) Spring
9 4 (3.15%) GraphQL
9 4 (3.15%) SOAP
9 4 (3.15%) Web Services
10 3 (2.36%) NumPy
10 3 (2.36%) Pandas
10 3 (2.36%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.24%) Fintech
3 8 (6.30%) Data Structures
3 8 (6.30%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.51%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.72%) Fat Client
5 6 (4.72%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.72%) User Experience
6 5 (3.94%) Smartcard
6 5 (3.94%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.57%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.57%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.57%) Wiki
8 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 84 (66.14%) Linux
2 25 (19.69%) Windows
3 14 (11.02%) Windows Server
4 12 (9.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (8.66%) Unix
6 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.57%) Android
7 2 (1.57%) CoreOS
7 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.79%) Debian
8 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (56.69%) DevOps
2 39 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (25.20%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (20.47%) Configuration Management
5 19 (14.96%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (9.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (9.45%) Migration
6 12 (9.45%) Test Automation
7 11 (8.66%) Microservices
8 10 (7.87%) Analytics
8 10 (7.87%) TDD
9 9 (7.09%) Kanban
10 8 (6.30%) Change Management
10 8 (6.30%) Data Science
10 8 (6.30%) Data Transformation
11 7 (5.51%) Decision-Making
11 7 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.51%) Scrum
11 7 (5.51%) Task Automation
12 6 (4.72%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 105 (82.68%) Python
2 39 (30.71%) Java
3 33 (25.98%) SQL
4 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
5 26 (20.47%) PowerShell
6 23 (18.11%) Ruby
7 14 (11.02%) Go
8 13 (10.24%) PHP
8 13 (10.24%) Shell Script
9 12 (9.45%) Perl
10 7 (5.51%) C#
10 7 (5.51%) C++
11 5 (3.94%) Scala
12 4 (3.15%) Java 8
13 3 (2.36%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.57%) Korn
14 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.79%) AWK
15 1 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (7.87%) Degree
1 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.15%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.36%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.57%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.79%) CCIE
6 1 (0.79%) CCNP
6 1 (0.79%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.36%) SLA
3 2 (1.57%) QA
4 1 (0.79%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.79%) FISMA
4 1 (0.79%) GDPR
4 1 (0.79%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.79%) MiFID
System Software
1 56 (44.09%) Docker
2 3 (2.36%) Shibboleth
2 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.57%) Ceph
3 2 (1.57%) etcd
3 2 (1.57%) flannel
3 2 (1.57%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.57%) SkyDNS
4 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) pfSense
4 1 (0.79%) Samba
4 1 (0.79%) Varnish
4 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (35.43%) Ansible
2 30 (23.62%) Puppet
3 26 (20.47%) Kubernetes
4 23 (18.11%) Terraform
5 17 (13.39%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.94%) Consul
6 5 (3.94%) systemd
7 4 (3.15%) Graphite
8 3 (2.36%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (2.36%) Grafana
8 3 (2.36%) Kibana
8 3 (2.36%) logstash
8 3 (2.36%) Prometheus
8 3 (2.36%) Salt
9 2 (1.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.57%) Rancher
9 2 (1.57%) rkt
9 2 (1.57%) Suricata
9 2 (1.57%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 16 (12.60%) Splunk
2 12 (9.45%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.30%) Google
3 8 (6.30%) VMware
4 6 (4.72%) Dell
4 6 (4.72%) Sonatype
5 5 (3.94%) Citrix
5 5 (3.94%) HP
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle
6 4 (3.15%) SaltStack
6 4 (3.15%) Sun
7 3 (2.36%) Cisco
7 3 (2.36%) F5
7 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.36%) New Relic
7 3 (2.36%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.36%) StorageTek
8 2 (1.57%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.57%) Juniper
8 2 (1.57%) Perforce