The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 130 250
Rank change year-on-year +1 +120  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 415 409 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.00% 1.91% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.18% 4.39% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 278 144
Median daily rate £520 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.47% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £399
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £52.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £57.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +43.75%  

Bash Shell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9922 9312 9808
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.80% 43.56% 42.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7337 7103 7184
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 39 83
Median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £14.95 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £113.00 £52.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in London

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in London

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in London

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in London

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 62 £500 +5.26% 30
Croydon +16 28 £463 -3.64%
Docklands, London +2 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 - 1
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 649 (78.57%) Linux
2 577 (69.85%) Python
3 448 (54.24%) DevOps
4 380 (46.00%) Puppet
5 326 (39.47%) Amazon AWS
6 323 (39.10%) Git (software)
7 301 (36.44%) Docker
8 299 (36.20%) Java
9 296 (35.84%) Ansible
10 289 (34.99%) Jenkins
11 288 (34.87%) Ruby
12 273 (33.05%) Agile Software Development
13 241 (29.18%) Perl
14 240 (29.06%) Configuration Management
15 192 (23.24%) Unix
16 187 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 183 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
18 152 (18.40%) Red Hat
19 151 (18.28%) VMware
19 151 (18.28%) CentOS
20 147 (17.80%) Kubernetes
21 145 (17.55%) Opscode Chef
22 144 (17.43%) Maven
23 143 (17.31%) Finance
24 120 (14.53%) Security Cleared
25 119 (14.41%) SQL
26 118 (14.29%) Windows
27 111 (13.44%) HTTP
27 111 (13.44%) Elastic Stack
28 109 (13.20%) Terraform

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 103 (12.47%) Apache
2 85 (10.29%) Tomcat
3 72 (8.72%) Elasticsearch
4 54 (6.54%) nginx
5 37 (4.48%) Confluence
6 33 (4.00%) JBoss
7 25 (3.03%) OpenStack
8 24 (2.91%) Apache Spark
9 22 (2.66%) WebSphere
10 15 (1.82%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.21%) Apache Pig
11 10 (1.21%) IIS
11 10 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (1.09%) CMS
13 8 (0.97%) Mule
13 8 (0.97%) SharePoint
14 7 (0.85%) SAS
14 7 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.85%) WordPress
15 5 (0.61%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Stata
2 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.12%) Actimize
3 1 (0.12%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 326 (39.47%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
3 49 (5.93%) GitHub
4 48 (5.81%) Amazon S3
5 43 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 42 (5.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 39 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 31 (3.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 31 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
9 29 (3.51%) IaaS
10 27 (3.27%) Amazon ELB
11 21 (2.54%) PaaS
12 19 (2.30%) Amazon EMR
12 19 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
13 18 (2.18%) SaaS
14 16 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
15 14 (1.69%) Datadog
16 10 (1.21%) Quay.io
17 7 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 7 (0.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 111 (13.44%) HTTP
2 96 (11.62%) DNS
3 84 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 73 (8.84%) LDAP
5 67 (8.11%) Firewall
6 38 (4.60%) SSL
7 27 (3.27%) SAN
8 25 (3.03%) Internet
9 22 (2.66%) HTTPS
10 20 (2.42%) SSH
11 19 (2.30%) Network Security
12 18 (2.18%) DHCP
13 16 (1.94%) IPsec
14 13 (1.57%) OpenLDAP
15 12 (1.45%) VPN
16 11 (1.33%) NAS
16 11 (1.33%) SMTP
17 10 (1.21%) Kerberos
17 10 (1.21%) OpenVPN
18 8 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (11.74%) Big Data
1 97 (11.74%) Hadoop
2 92 (11.14%) MySQL
3 77 (9.32%) MongoDB
4 76 (9.20%) PostgreSQL
5 55 (6.66%) SQL Server
6 52 (6.30%) Apache Hive
7 51 (6.17%) NoSQL
8 38 (4.60%) Relational Database
9 30 (3.63%) Amazon RDS
9 30 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (2.18%) Oracle Database
12 17 (2.06%) HBase
13 16 (1.94%) Redis
14 13 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (1.57%) MariaDB
15 12 (1.45%) Sqoop
16 11 (1.33%) DB2
16 11 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 323 (39.10%) Git (software)
2 289 (34.99%) Jenkins
3 144 (17.43%) Maven
4 95 (11.50%) JIRA
5 62 (7.51%) Subversion
6 54 (6.54%) Vagrant
7 53 (6.42%) Sonatype Nexus
8 44 (5.33%) JUnit
9 43 (5.21%) Artifactory
10 38 (4.60%) TeamCity
11 34 (4.12%) Mockito
12 29 (3.51%) Bitbucket
13 25 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 22 (2.66%) Ant
15 21 (2.54%) GitLab
16 19 (2.30%) Selenium
17 14 (1.69%) Eclipse
18 13 (1.57%) Hudson
19 12 (1.45%) SonarQube
20 11 (1.33%) Liquibase
General
1 143 (17.31%) Finance
2 83 (10.05%) Banking
3 37 (4.48%) Front Office
4 28 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.66%) Financial Institution
6 20 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.94%) Retail
8 9 (1.09%) Games
9 5 (0.61%) Marketing
10 4 (0.48%) Back Office
11 3 (0.36%) Electronics
11 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.24%) Legal
12 2 (0.24%) Publishing
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 317 (38.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 127 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 123 (14.89%) Linux Engineer
4 120 (14.53%) AWS DevOps
5 115 (13.92%) Developer
6 105 (12.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 75 (9.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 68 (8.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 54 (6.54%) Java Developer
10 53 (6.42%) Administrator
11 45 (5.45%) Consultant
12 42 (5.08%) Senior DevOps
13 38 (4.60%) Linux Administrator
14 37 (4.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 31 (3.75%) Unix Engineer
16 29 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 29 (3.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 28 (3.39%) Java Engineer
17 28 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
18 27 (3.27%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (13.44%) Elastic Stack
2 72 (8.72%) REST
3 69 (8.35%) Web Services
4 68 (8.23%) Kafka
5 56 (6.78%) HTML
6 52 (6.30%) Node.js
7 51 (6.17%) Spring
8 44 (5.33%) LAMP
9 43 (5.21%) JSON
10 41 (4.96%) CSS
11 39 (4.72%) Sensu
12 37 (4.48%) XML
13 35 (4.24%) RabbitMQ
14 32 (3.87%) J2EE
15 30 (3.63%) FIX Protocol
15 30 (3.63%) JMS
15 30 (3.63%) LAPP Stack
16 29 (3.51%) HTML5
17 24 (2.91%) Hibernate
18 23 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.63%) Linux Command Line
2 60 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 34 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 31 (3.75%) Clustering
6 23 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
7 21 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (2.42%) Public Cloud
9 18 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.94%) Algorithms
11 14 (1.69%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.21%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.21%) Fintech
13 9 (1.09%) Replication
14 8 (0.97%) Derivative
15 7 (0.85%) Private Cloud
15 7 (0.85%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.85%) YubiKey
16 6 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
16 6 (0.73%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 649 (78.57%) Linux
2 192 (23.24%) Unix
3 187 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 151 (18.28%) CentOS
5 118 (14.29%) Windows
6 97 (11.74%) Ubuntu
7 39 (4.72%) Solaris
8 28 (3.39%) Windows Server
9 27 (3.27%) AIX
9 27 (3.27%) SUSE
10 19 (2.30%) CoreOS
11 17 (2.06%) Oracle Linux
12 15 (1.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 8 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.85%) Debian
15 6 (0.73%) Android
15 6 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
15 6 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.61%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (54.24%) DevOps
2 273 (33.05%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (29.06%) Configuration Management
4 183 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
5 96 (11.62%) Open Source
6 82 (9.93%) Continuous Delivery
7 79 (9.56%) Test Automation
8 71 (8.60%) Scrum
9 64 (7.75%) Microservices
10 53 (6.42%) Analytics
11 52 (6.30%) Performance Tuning
12 51 (6.17%) Migration
13 48 (5.81%) Load Balancing
14 45 (5.45%) Low Latency
15 42 (5.08%) E-Commerce
16 40 (4.84%) Unit Testing
17 39 (4.72%) Web Operations
18 37 (4.48%) SDLC
19 35 (4.24%) TDD
20 34 (4.12%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 577 (69.85%) Python
2 299 (36.20%) Java
3 288 (34.87%) Ruby
4 241 (29.18%) Perl
5 119 (14.41%) SQL
6 102 (12.35%) Shell Script
7 90 (10.90%) PowerShell
8 66 (7.99%) JavaScript
9 57 (6.90%) Go
10 49 (5.93%) Korn
11 41 (4.96%) Scala
12 39 (4.72%) PHP
13 33 (4.00%) C
14 31 (3.75%) C++
15 26 (3.15%) Groovy
16 22 (2.66%) C#
17 19 (2.30%) C-shell
18 14 (1.69%) PL/SQL
19 11 (1.33%) R
20 10 (1.21%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 120 (14.53%) Security Cleared
2 100 (12.11%) SC Cleared
3 45 (5.45%) Degree
4 18 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (1.94%) DV Cleared
6 14 (1.69%) AWS Certification
6 14 (1.69%) CEH
6 14 (1.69%) CISSP
7 13 (1.57%) CREST Certified
7 13 (1.57%) GIAC
7 13 (1.57%) SANS
8 11 (1.33%) Master's Degree
9 9 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.97%) CCNP
10 8 (0.97%) RHCE
11 6 (0.73%) RHCA
12 5 (0.61%) CCNA
13 3 (0.36%) CCIE
13 3 (0.36%) MCSE
13 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.30%) QA
2 11 (1.33%) SLA
3 8 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) EMIR
5 1 (0.12%) GCP
5 1 (0.12%) MiFID
5 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 301 (36.44%) Docker
2 76 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (7.63%) Virtual Machines
4 29 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (2.54%) Active Directory
6 20 (2.42%) HDFS
7 17 (2.06%) KVM
8 16 (1.94%) vCloud
9 14 (1.69%) NFS
10 13 (1.57%) GlusterFS
10 13 (1.57%) Squid
11 11 (1.33%) etcd
11 11 (1.33%) flannel
11 11 (1.33%) vSphere
12 10 (1.21%) Hyper-V
12 10 (1.21%) Postfix
13 9 (1.09%) iptables
14 8 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 7 (0.85%) Ceph
15 7 (0.85%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 380 (46.00%) Puppet
2 296 (35.84%) Ansible
3 147 (17.80%) Kubernetes
4 145 (17.55%) Opscode Chef
5 109 (13.20%) Terraform
6 72 (8.72%) Nagios
7 60 (7.26%) logstash
8 57 (6.90%) Kibana
9 49 (5.93%) Graphite
10 42 (5.08%) ZABBIX
11 32 (3.87%) HAProxy
12 28 (3.39%) Grafana
13 26 (3.15%) Rancher
14 21 (2.54%) Packer
15 20 (2.42%) Docker Swarm
15 20 (2.42%) Prometheus
15 20 (2.42%) Rsyslog
15 20 (2.42%) Sysdig
16 19 (2.30%) Hadoop YARN
17 16 (1.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 152 (18.40%) Red Hat
2 151 (18.28%) VMware
3 103 (12.47%) Oracle
4 47 (5.69%) Splunk
5 43 (5.21%) Microsoft
6 34 (4.12%) IBM
7 27 (3.27%) Google
8 25 (3.03%) Sybase
9 22 (2.66%) AppDynamics
10 21 (2.54%) HP
11 19 (2.30%) New Relic
12 18 (2.18%) Currenex
12 18 (2.18%) TIBCO
13 17 (2.06%) Dynatrace
14 14 (1.69%) Cisco
14 14 (1.69%) SaltStack
15 13 (1.57%) Veritas
16 12 (1.45%) NetApp
17 11 (1.33%) EMC
17 11 (1.33%) Sonatype
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