Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 90 109
Rank change year-on-year -50 +19 +29
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 106 196 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.58% 2.76% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 5.18% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 150 92
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £403 £448 £313
90th Percentile £658 £639 £625
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
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 3,338 3,782 3,244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.88% 53.25% 50.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,719 3,158 2,611
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £406 £363 £338
90th Percentile £675 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 12
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £22.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -6.49% +21.01%
10th Percentile £21.00 £12.50 £13.31
90th Percentile £56.50 £38.47 £36.73
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £24.49
% change year-on-year +62.79% -12.19% +28.87%

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 20 July 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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 86 (81.13%) Python
2 78 (73.58%) Linux
3 56 (52.83%) DevOps
4 43 (40.57%) Docker
5 42 (39.62%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (38.68%) Finance
7 40 (37.74%) Ansible
8 38 (35.85%) Git (software)
9 37 (34.91%) Jenkins
10 36 (33.96%) SQL
11 35 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (32.08%) Java
13 28 (26.42%) Configuration Management
14 27 (25.47%) Puppet
15 26 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
15 26 (24.53%) PowerShell
16 24 (22.64%) Kubernetes
17 23 (21.70%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
19 20 (18.87%) Ruby
20 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
20 18 (16.98%) Unix
20 18 (16.98%) Windows
20 18 (16.98%) Terraform
21 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
21 17 (16.04%) Node.js
21 17 (16.04%) JIRA
22 16 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
23 15 (14.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 15 (14.15%) Perl

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 15 (14.15%) Apache
2 10 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.55%) Confluence
3 8 (7.55%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.72%) JBoss
5 4 (3.77%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.83%) IIS
6 3 (2.83%) Jetty
6 3 (2.83%) nginx
6 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.89%) DataSynapse
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.94%) Mongrel
8 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 42 (39.62%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (11.32%) Amazon S3
4 11 (10.38%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (9.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 10 (9.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (9.43%) GitHub
5 10 (9.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (7.55%) Amazon ECS
6 8 (7.55%) Serverless
7 7 (6.60%) PaaS
8 6 (5.66%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (5.66%) Datadog
8 6 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (4.72%) CloudFront
9 5 (4.72%) OpenShift
9 5 (4.72%) Route 53
10 3 (2.83%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (2.83%) AWS CloudTrail
10 3 (2.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) DNS
1 4 (3.77%) Firewall
1 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.83%) HTTP
2 3 (2.83%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (2.83%) VPN
3 2 (1.89%) DHCP
3 2 (1.89%) Internet
3 2 (1.89%) SAN
3 2 (1.89%) SSH
3 2 (1.89%) SSL
3 2 (1.89%) VSAN
4 1 (0.94%) BGP
4 1 (0.94%) DSL
4 1 (0.94%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.94%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.94%) OSPF
4 1 (0.94%) VLAN
4 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (10.38%) MySQL
3 10 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.49%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
5 8 (7.55%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (5.66%) Big Data
7 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.77%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.83%) InfluxDB
9 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.89%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.89%) Power BI
10 2 (1.89%) Redis
10 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (35.85%) Git (software)
2 37 (34.91%) Jenkins
3 17 (16.04%) JIRA
4 10 (9.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (6.60%) Maven
6 5 (4.72%) Ant
6 5 (4.72%) Gradle
6 5 (4.72%) Hudson
6 5 (4.72%) Subversion
7 4 (3.77%) Selenium
8 3 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.83%) FishEye
8 3 (2.83%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.83%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.89%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.89%) Poseidon for UML
9 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (38.68%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Banking
3 5 (4.72%) Games
4 4 (3.77%) Front Office
5 3 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.89%) International Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Retail
7 1 (0.94%) French Language
7 1 (0.94%) Law
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (39.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (22.64%) Developer
3 12 (11.32%) Python Developer
4 11 (10.38%) AWS DevOps
5 10 (9.43%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
7 7 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Administrator
9 4 (3.77%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.77%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (3.77%) Consultant
9 4 (3.77%) DevOps Consultant
9 4 (3.77%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Python Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (3.77%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) Node.js
2 13 (12.26%) JSON
3 11 (10.38%) HTML
4 8 (7.55%) Web Services
5 7 (6.60%) Spring
6 6 (5.66%) Kafka
6 6 (5.66%) OAuth
6 6 (5.66%) OAuth2
6 6 (5.66%) REST
6 6 (5.66%) XML
7 4 (3.77%) .NET
7 4 (3.77%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (3.77%) JMS
7 4 (3.77%) Middleware
7 4 (3.77%) SOAP
8 3 (2.83%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.83%) NumPy
8 3 (2.83%) Pandas
8 3 (2.83%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (2.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.49%) Data Structures
3 7 (6.60%) Cloud Native
4 6 (5.66%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.72%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.77%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.83%) Derivative
7 3 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.89%) CMDB
8 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.89%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.89%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.89%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.89%) Replication
8 2 (1.89%) User Experience
8 2 (1.89%) Wiki
9 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 78 (73.58%) Linux
2 18 (16.98%) Unix
2 18 (16.98%) Windows
3 15 (14.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.66%) CentOS
4 6 (5.66%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.77%) Android
6 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.83%) Debian
8 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.89%) Solaris
9 1 (0.94%) AIX
9 1 (0.94%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.94%) Fedora
9 1 (0.94%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (52.83%) DevOps
2 35 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.42%) Configuration Management
4 23 (21.70%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (13.21%) Microservices
7 12 (11.32%) Fintech
8 11 (10.38%) Analytics
9 10 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (8.49%) Migration
10 9 (8.49%) Scrum
11 8 (7.55%) Data Transformation
11 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure as Code
12 7 (6.60%) Decision-Making
12 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Automation
12 7 (6.60%) Kanban
12 7 (6.60%) Performance Attribution
12 7 (6.60%) Quantitative Research
12 7 (6.60%) Security Architecture
12 7 (6.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.13%) Python
2 36 (33.96%) SQL
3 34 (32.08%) Java
4 26 (24.53%) PowerShell
5 20 (18.87%) Ruby
6 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
7 15 (14.15%) Perl
8 10 (9.43%) Go
9 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.72%) Groovy
10 5 (4.72%) PHP
11 4 (3.77%) C#
11 4 (3.77%) C++
11 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.83%) Java 8
12 3 (2.83%) Kotlin
12 3 (2.83%) Scala
12 3 (2.83%) VB
13 2 (1.89%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.43%) Degree
3 9 (8.49%) AWS Certification
4 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.72%) RHCE
6 4 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.89%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) GDPR
3 1 (0.94%) MiFID
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 43 (40.57%) Docker
2 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.83%) Shibboleth
4 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.89%) Samba
5 1 (0.94%) etcd
5 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.94%) KVM
5 1 (0.94%) pfSense
5 1 (0.94%) Varnish
5 1 (0.94%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.94%) Xen
5 1 (0.94%) zsh
Systems Management
1 40 (37.74%) Ansible
2 27 (25.47%) Puppet
3 24 (22.64%) Kubernetes
4 22 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (16.98%) Terraform
6 4 (3.77%) Salt
7 3 (2.83%) Consul
7 3 (2.83%) Grafana
7 3 (2.83%) Kibana
7 3 (2.83%) logstash
7 3 (2.83%) Packer
7 3 (2.83%) Suricata
8 2 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.89%) Graphite
8 2 (1.89%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.89%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.94%) Cacti
9 1 (0.94%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.94%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (14.15%) Red Hat
2 14 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.26%) Oracle
4 8 (7.55%) VMware
5 6 (5.66%) Atlassian
5 6 (5.66%) Google
5 6 (5.66%) ServiceNow
5 6 (5.66%) Splunk
6 5 (4.72%) Dell
7 4 (3.77%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.77%) HP
7 4 (3.77%) IBM
8 3 (2.83%) F5
8 3 (2.83%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.83%) MuleSoft
8 3 (2.83%) Perforce
8 3 (2.83%) Qualys
8 3 (2.83%) SaltStack
8 3 (2.83%) Sun
8 3 (2.83%) Tableau