Period
to 11 April 2021

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 11 April 2021 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
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 110 125 130
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 -12
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 28 49 126
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.16% 1.21% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 2.45% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 86
10th Percentile £368 £384 £403
25th Percentile £433 £456 £481
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £505 £555 £550
Median % change year-on-year -9.10% +0.91% -
75th Percentile £588 £626 £600
90th Percentile £690 £649 £643
Central London median daily rate £505 £525 £550
% change year-on-year -3.90% -4.55% -

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 1,163 1,996 3,489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.10% 49.43% 51.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 1,588 2,830
10th Percentile £363 £382 £400
25th Percentile £450 £450 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
75th Percentile £638 £625 £613
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 16
10th Percentile £15.55 £24.50 £14.32
25th Percentile £17.86 £29.50 £20.38
Median hourly rate £23.45 £48.50 £21.75
Median % change year-on-year -51.65% +122.99% +1.16%
75th Percentile £31.21 £55.63 £37.50
90th Percentile £34.84 £60.13 £47.00
Central London median hourly rate £24.23 £48.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -50.05% +115.56% +4.65%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Bash Shell in the City of London

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in the City of London

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in the City of London.

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 11 April 2021. 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 £475 -
Bash Shell
Central London

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, 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 21 (75.00%) Python
2 20 (71.43%) AWS
3 17 (60.71%) DevOps
4 14 (50.00%) Terraform
5 12 (42.86%) Linux
6 10 (35.71%) Azure
6 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 10 (35.71%) Docker
7 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (32.14%) Java
8 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
9 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (25.00%) Ruby
10 6 (21.43%) JIRA
10 6 (21.43%) TDD
10 6 (21.43%) Amazon S3
10 6 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (21.43%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (21.43%) Serverless
11 5 (17.86%) DevSecOps
11 5 (17.86%) IaaS
11 5 (17.86%) GitHub
11 5 (17.86%) Go
11 5 (17.86%) Ansible
11 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
11 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.86%) 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 2 (7.14%) Apache Airflow
1 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (71.43%) AWS
2 10 (35.71%) Azure
3 6 (21.43%) Amazon S3
3 6 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (21.43%) Serverless
4 5 (17.86%) GitHub
4 5 (17.86%) IaaS
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 3 (10.71%) GCP
5 3 (10.71%) PaaS
5 3 (10.71%) SaaS
5 3 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (7.14%) CloudFront
6 2 (7.14%) Power Platform
6 2 (7.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DECT
1 2 (7.14%) IPv4
1 2 (7.14%) IPv6
1 2 (7.14%) Multicast
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
1 2 (7.14%) PPP
1 2 (7.14%) UPnP
1 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.57%) Broadband
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.57%) NAS
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) SD-WAN
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (7.14%) Data Lake
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) Power BI
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.57%) Redis
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (21.43%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
4 3 (10.71%) GitLab
4 3 (10.71%) IntelliJ
5 2 (7.14%) GDB
5 2 (7.14%) Maven
5 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.57%) CircleCI
6 1 (3.57%) JUnit
6 1 (3.57%) Serena SBM
6 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Public Sector
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) International Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) DevSecOps Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (7.14%) J2EE
1 2 (7.14%) Kafka
1 2 (7.14%) LAMP
1 2 (7.14%) RAML
1 2 (7.14%) Swagger
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) RIA
2 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) CentOS
2 2 (7.14%) OpenWrt
2 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) DevOps
2 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 5 (17.86%) DevSecOps
7 4 (14.29%) High Availability
7 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (10.71%) Observability
8 3 (10.71%) Open Source
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.14%) Fintech
9 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
9 2 (7.14%) Server Patching
9 2 (7.14%) Smoke Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Python
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) Ruby
4 5 (17.86%) Go
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) AWK
6 2 (7.14%) C
6 2 (7.14%) Java 8
6 2 (7.14%) Scala
6 2 (7.14%) sed
6 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) AWS Certification
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) GDPR
1 2 (7.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Docker
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.57%) Snort
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Terraform
2 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 5 (17.86%) Ansible
4 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (14.29%) Puppet
5 2 (7.14%) Consul
6 1 (3.57%) Control-M
6 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.57%) QRadar
6 1 (3.57%) Salt
6 1 (3.57%) Suricata
6 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
6 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Databricks
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.57%) BMC
3 1 (3.57%) Broadcom
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) CyberArk
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) FireEye
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee
3 1 (3.57%) New Relic
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Serena
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) Zscaler