Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 137 120
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17 -13
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 54 125 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.15% 1.85% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 3.49% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 89 120
City of London median daily rate £500 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +11.70%
10th Percentile £356 £405 £363
90th Percentile £638 £640 £626
Central London median daily rate £463 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -15.91% +4.76% +12.30%
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 2,276 3,580 3,750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.38% 52.86% 53.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,795 2,956 3,193
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £381 £400 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £700
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 15
City of London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +72.51% -21.82%
10th Percentile £23.17 £18.28 £17.75
90th Percentile £59.00 £40.15 £59.80
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £21.50
% change year-on-year -5.63% +72.51% -21.82%

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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 46 (85.19%) Python
2 36 (66.67%) Linux
3 28 (51.85%) DevOps
4 21 (38.89%) Kubernetes
5 20 (37.04%) Terraform
5 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (35.19%) AWS
7 16 (29.63%) Ruby
7 16 (29.63%) PowerShell
8 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 14 (25.93%) Puppet
9 14 (25.93%) Windows
9 14 (25.93%) Java
10 13 (24.07%) Ansible
10 13 (24.07%) Docker
10 13 (24.07%) Infrastructure as Code
11 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
12 11 (20.37%) Azure
13 10 (18.52%) Migration
13 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (18.52%) Security Testing
14 9 (16.67%) JIRA
15 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
15 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
15 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
15 8 (14.81%) Go
15 8 (14.81%) GitHub
15 8 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (14.81%) SDLC
16 7 (12.96%) SQL

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 6 (11.11%) Confluence
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) DataSynapse
2 2 (3.70%) Drupal
2 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.85%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) AWS
2 11 (20.37%) Azure
3 8 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (14.81%) GitHub
4 6 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (11.11%) Serverless
5 5 (9.26%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (9.26%) GCP
5 5 (9.26%) OpenShift
5 5 (9.26%) PaaS
6 4 (7.41%) Amazon EKS
6 4 (7.41%) Amazon S3
6 4 (7.41%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (7.41%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (5.56%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (5.56%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 3 (5.56%) IaaS
7 3 (5.56%) Route 53
8 2 (3.70%) CloudFront
8 2 (3.70%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Network Security
2 5 (9.26%) DNS
3 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 4 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.70%) HTTP
5 2 (3.70%) OpenVPN
5 2 (3.70%) SSL
5 2 (3.70%) VPN
6 1 (1.85%) DHCP
6 1 (1.85%) Firewall
6 1 (1.85%) FTP
6 1 (1.85%) VoIP
6 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.41%) Redis
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.56%) Big Data
3 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.85%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.85%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.85%) Flink
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.67%) JIRA
4 4 (7.41%) GitLab
5 3 (5.56%) Subversion
5 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.70%) Babel
6 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.70%) Gradle
6 2 (3.70%) gulp
6 2 (3.70%) MSBuild
6 2 (3.70%) Selenium
6 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.70%) webpack
7 1 (1.85%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.85%) Liquibase
7 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.85%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.85%) WiX
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Developer
3 4 (7.41%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (7.41%) Tester
4 3 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Data Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Data Scientist
5 2 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (3.70%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) JSON
1 5 (9.26%) Spring
2 4 (7.41%) Node.js
2 4 (7.41%) Web Services
3 3 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (3.70%) Ajax
4 2 (3.70%) CSS
4 2 (3.70%) CSS3
4 2 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 2 (3.70%) HTML5
4 2 (3.70%) Jest
4 2 (3.70%) jQuery
4 2 (3.70%) Kafka
4 2 (3.70%) Mustache
4 2 (3.70%) React
4 2 (3.70%) REST
4 2 (3.70%) Sass
4 2 (3.70%) YAML
5 1 (1.85%) Keras
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 3 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (25.93%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.56%) Unix
6 2 (3.70%) CentOS
6 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) DevOps
2 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.07%) Infrastructure as Code
4 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (18.52%) Migration
4 10 (18.52%) Security Testing
5 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 8 (14.81%) SDLC
6 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (9.26%) Kanban
8 4 (7.41%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (7.41%) Open Source
8 4 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.41%) Task Automation
8 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (5.56%) DevSecOps
9 3 (5.56%) High Availability
9 3 (5.56%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (85.19%) Python
2 16 (29.63%) PowerShell
2 16 (29.63%) Ruby
3 14 (25.93%) Java
4 8 (14.81%) Go
5 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
5 7 (12.96%) SQL
6 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.56%) Groovy
7 3 (5.56%) Perl
7 3 (5.56%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) C#
8 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) CCA
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) NCSC
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Docker
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) KVM
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.85%) Xen
4 1 (1.85%) zsh
Systems Management
1 21 (38.89%) Kubernetes
2 20 (37.04%) Terraform
3 14 (25.93%) Puppet
4 13 (24.07%) Ansible
5 5 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.70%) Prometheus
6 2 (3.70%) Salt
7 1 (1.85%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.85%) Graphite
7 1 (1.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.85%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (1.85%) Mesos
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.85%) SCOM
7 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Google
3 3 (5.56%) Fortinet
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.70%) Lets Encrypt
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.70%) Splunk
4 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.70%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) F5
5 1 (1.85%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.85%) Okta
5 1 (1.85%) PagerDuty
5 1 (1.85%) SaltStack