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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Bash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bash over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 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
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 119 125 101
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 +42
Contract jobs citing Bash 80 43 39
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.84% 1.35% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.21% 2.86% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 30
10th Percentile £481 £411 £424
25th Percentile £500 £448 £491
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £555
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +0.91%
75th Percentile £646 £638 £600
90th Percentile £750 £725 £640
Central London median daily rate £585 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +6.36% +4.76% -4.55%

Bash 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 1,901 1,502 1,338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.83% 47.00% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,439 1,148 1,046
10th Percentile £425 £394 £375
25th Percentile £500 £463 £439
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £575 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -
75th Percentile £719 £660 £625
90th Percentile £813 £738 £688
Central London median daily rate £600 £575 £525
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 9
10th Percentile £36.25 £23.84 £22.54
25th Percentile £42.75 £25.75 £26.75
Median hourly rate £52.50 £32.00 £38.50
Median % change year-on-year +64.06% -16.88% +79.07%
75th Percentile £58.50 £36.38 £56.50
90th Percentile £69.35 £37.75 £58.25
Central London median hourly rate £52.50 £26.50 £36.09
% change year-on-year +98.11% -26.57% +64.03%

Bash
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash in the City of London

Bash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for Bash in the City of London

Bash
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bash in the City of London over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Bash in the City of London

Bash
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Hourly rate trend for Bash in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Bash 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.

1 56 (70.00%) Python
2 48 (60.00%) DevOps
3 45 (56.25%) AWS
4 44 (55.00%) Terraform
5 43 (53.75%) Linux
6 30 (37.50%) Azure
7 29 (36.25%) Git (software)
7 29 (36.25%) Ansible
7 29 (36.25%) CI/CD
8 28 (35.00%) Docker
8 28 (35.00%) Finance
9 26 (32.50%) Infrastructure as Code
10 25 (31.25%) Perl
10 25 (31.25%) Jenkins
11 24 (30.00%) PowerShell
12 20 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (25.00%) Social Skills
13 19 (23.75%) Kubernetes
13 19 (23.75%) Ruby
14 18 (22.50%) Agile
15 17 (21.25%) Configuration Management
15 17 (21.25%) Windows
16 16 (20.00%) Java
17 15 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
18 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
19 13 (16.25%) JIRA
19 13 (16.25%) Puppet
20 12 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
20 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
20 12 (15.00%) Go

Bash
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 7 (8.75%) Confluence
2 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) IIS
3 2 (2.50%) nginx
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 45 (56.25%) AWS
2 30 (37.50%) Azure
3 12 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (15.00%) Azure DevOps
3 12 (15.00%) Serverless
4 11 (13.75%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (11.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (11.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (8.75%) Azure AKS
7 7 (8.75%) GCP
8 5 (6.25%) Amazon S3
8 5 (6.25%) Azure Key Vault
9 4 (5.00%) AWS CodeBuild
9 4 (5.00%) AWS CodePipeline
9 4 (5.00%) Datadog
9 4 (5.00%) OpenShift
10 3 (3.75%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 3 (3.75%) Azure Monitor
10 3 (3.75%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) Firewall
2 9 (11.25%) DNS
2 9 (11.25%) SSL
3 6 (7.50%) VPN
4 5 (6.25%) tcpdump
5 4 (5.00%) HTTP
6 2 (2.50%) FTP
6 2 (2.50%) Internet
6 2 (2.50%) LAN
6 2 (2.50%) SSH
7 1 (1.25%) BGP
7 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.25%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.25%) HSRP
7 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.25%) IGMP
7 1 (1.25%) IPsec
7 1 (1.25%) Multicast
7 1 (1.25%) OSPF
7 1 (1.25%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) Big Data
3 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.50%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.50%) DynamoDB
4 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.50%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.25%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.25%) DTS
5 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.25%) ObjectStore
5 1 (1.25%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 29 (36.25%) Git (software)
2 25 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 13 (16.25%) JIRA
4 4 (5.00%) GitLab
5 3 (3.75%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.75%) Maven
5 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.50%) Babel
6 2 (2.50%) Bitbucket Server
6 2 (2.50%) Cypress.io
6 2 (2.50%) ESLint
6 2 (2.50%) Gradle
6 2 (2.50%) Storybook
7 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.25%) git-flow
7 1 (1.25%) GoCD
7 1 (1.25%) JBehave
7 1 (1.25%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (35.00%) Finance
2 20 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 12 (15.00%) Banking
4 9 (11.25%) Retail
5 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (8.75%) Financial Institution
6 7 (8.75%) Legal
7 6 (7.50%) Presentation Skills
8 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking
9 2 (2.50%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (2.50%) International Banking
10 1 (1.25%) Front Office
10 1 (1.25%) Public Sector
10 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) Developer
4 10 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 10 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Platform Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (5.00%) Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Administrator
9 3 (3.75%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.75%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Cloud Architect
10 2 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (6.25%) REST
3 4 (5.00%) React
4 3 (3.75%) .NET
4 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.75%) CSS
4 3 (3.75%) HTML
4 3 (3.75%) YAML
5 2 (2.50%) ARM Templates
5 2 (2.50%) AWS Amplify
5 2 (2.50%) Enzyme
5 2 (2.50%) GatsbyJS
5 2 (2.50%) Jest
5 2 (2.50%) JSON
5 2 (2.50%) JSON Schema
5 2 (2.50%) Next.js
5 2 (2.50%) Puppeteer
5 2 (2.50%) Redux
5 2 (2.50%) Web Services
6 1 (1.25%) FastAPI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (13.75%) Public Cloud
3 7 (8.75%) Cloud Native
3 7 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (8.75%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.50%) Clustering
5 2 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.25%) Data Fabric
6 1 (1.25%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.75%) Linux
2 20 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (21.25%) Windows
4 9 (11.25%) CentOS
5 7 (8.75%) Unix
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (2.50%) Solaris
6 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) Android
7 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.25%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.25%) Debian
7 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.25%) SUSE
7 1 (1.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.00%) DevOps
2 29 (36.25%) CI/CD
3 26 (32.50%) Infrastructure as Code
4 18 (22.50%) Agile
5 17 (21.25%) Configuration Management
6 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.25%) Platform Engineering
7 9 (11.25%) Project Delivery
7 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.25%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
8 8 (10.00%) Scrum
8 8 (10.00%) Secrets Management
8 8 (10.00%) Task Automation
9 7 (8.75%) Data Protection
10 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (7.50%) Migration
10 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.25%) DevSecOps
11 5 (6.25%) Immutable Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.00%) Python
2 25 (31.25%) Perl
3 24 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 19 (23.75%) Ruby
5 16 (20.00%) Java
6 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
7 12 (15.00%) Go
8 11 (13.75%) SQL
9 10 (12.50%) Groovy
10 6 (7.50%) C
10 6 (7.50%) C++
11 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.75%) C#
13 2 (2.50%) ES6
13 2 (2.50%) PHP
13 2 (2.50%) Scala
13 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.50%) CCNP
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) CCIE
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) GDPR
2 4 (5.00%) PMO
3 2 (2.50%) Accessibility
3 2 (2.50%) WCAG
4 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (35.00%) Docker
2 7 (8.75%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.25%) NFS
5 1 (1.25%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (1.25%) vCloud
5 1 (1.25%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.25%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (55.00%) Terraform
2 29 (36.25%) Ansible
3 19 (23.75%) Kubernetes
4 13 (16.25%) Puppet
5 9 (11.25%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (11.25%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (10.00%) Packer
7 5 (6.25%) Consul
8 4 (5.00%) Grafana
9 3 (3.75%) Icinga
9 3 (3.75%) Prometheus
10 2 (2.50%) BladeLogic
10 2 (2.50%) Dollar Universe
11 1 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (1.25%) Istio
11 1 (1.25%) QRadar
11 1 (1.25%) Rancher
11 1 (1.25%) rkt
11 1 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (1.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.00%) Splunk
3 4 (5.00%) Sybase
3 4 (5.00%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) BMC
4 3 (3.75%) IBM
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco
5 2 (2.50%) Informatica
5 2 (2.50%) New Relic
5 2 (2.50%) RedGate
5 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.25%) Arista
6 1 (1.25%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.25%) Databricks
6 1 (1.25%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.25%) F5
6 1 (1.25%) SaltStack