Period
to 25 January 2020

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 6 months to 25 January 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 135 140
Rank change year-on-year -34 +5 -18
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 450 938 948
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.51% 2.11% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 4.22% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 676 746
London median daily rate £550 £529 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.02% +0.71% +5.00%
10th Percentile £376 £400 £386
90th Percentile £738 £675 £650
England median daily rate £513 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.23 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.45% -30.77% -12.50%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% +22.86% -12.50%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13,905 22,229 22,527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 46.71% 49.98% 48.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,283 16,851 17,278
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £369 £363 £350
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £485 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +1.04% +1.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 121 161
London median hourly rate £44.02 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.28% +2.86% -13.07%
10th Percentile £20.10 £18.70 £18.25
90th Percentile £64.25 £53.75 £58.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 25 January 2020.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in London over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 25 January 2020. 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
Central London +8 76 £500 -9.09% 76
South London -6 41 £548 +4.38% 15
West London +8 12 £535 -2.73% 28
East London +34 6 £663 +32.50% 14
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 London region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 351 (78.00%) Python
2 307 (68.22%) Linux
3 222 (49.33%) DevOps
4 171 (38.00%) Git (software)
5 166 (36.89%) AWS
6 151 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
7 149 (33.11%) Docker
8 138 (30.67%) Ansible
9 127 (28.22%) Jenkins
10 124 (27.56%) Puppet
11 121 (26.89%) Terraform
12 115 (25.56%) Security Cleared
13 110 (24.44%) Kubernetes
14 103 (22.89%) PowerShell
14 103 (22.89%) Java
15 101 (22.44%) Configuration Management
16 95 (21.11%) Ruby
17 91 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
17 91 (20.22%) Windows
18 88 (19.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 78 (17.33%) Azure
20 73 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
21 72 (16.00%) SC Cleared
22 67 (14.89%) Perl
23 66 (14.67%) SQL
23 66 (14.67%) Red Hat
23 66 (14.67%) Finance
24 60 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
25 58 (12.89%) Go
25 58 (12.89%) JIRA

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 35 (7.78%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (4.22%) Apache Spark
2 19 (4.22%) Confluence
3 15 (3.33%) nginx
4 14 (3.11%) Apache
5 12 (2.67%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.00%) CMS
6 9 (2.00%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (1.78%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.56%) JBoss
9 6 (1.33%) IIS
10 5 (1.11%) DataSynapse
10 5 (1.11%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.67%) Drupal
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.67%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.44%) Jetty
12 2 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 166 (36.89%) AWS
2 78 (17.33%) Azure
3 39 (8.67%) GitHub
3 39 (8.67%) PaaS
4 34 (7.56%) GCP
5 28 (6.22%) IaaS
6 25 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 22 (4.89%) Serverless
8 20 (4.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 19 (4.22%) Datadog
10 18 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (4.00%) OpenShift
11 13 (2.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (2.67%) Amazon S3
13 9 (2.00%) Amazon ECS
13 9 (2.00%) CloudFront
13 9 (2.00%) Route 53
14 8 (1.78%) Office 365
15 7 (1.56%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.22%) VPN
2 26 (5.78%) DNS
3 24 (5.33%) Firewall
3 24 (5.33%) HTTP
4 23 (5.11%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.56%) SSL
6 15 (3.33%) Internet
7 14 (3.11%) Network Security
8 10 (2.22%) MQTT
9 9 (2.00%) SSH
10 8 (1.78%) DHCP
10 8 (1.78%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.33%) FTP
11 6 (1.33%) SAN
12 5 (1.11%) VoIP
12 5 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.89%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (0.67%) SMTP
15 2 (0.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.22%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (8.44%) MySQL
3 32 (7.11%) Big Data
3 32 (7.11%) Hadoop
4 23 (5.11%) SQL Server
5 22 (4.89%) Amazon RDS
6 17 (3.78%) MongoDB
7 15 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
8 10 (2.22%) Flink
8 10 (2.22%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.00%) Redis
10 8 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (1.78%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.56%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (1.56%) Sqoop
12 6 (1.33%) HBase
12 6 (1.33%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 171 (38.00%) Git (software)
2 127 (28.22%) Jenkins
3 58 (12.89%) JIRA
4 41 (9.11%) GitLab
5 31 (6.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 16 (3.56%) Artifactory
7 13 (2.89%) TeamCity
8 12 (2.67%) Bitbucket
9 11 (2.44%) Subversion
9 11 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.78%) Maven
12 7 (1.56%) Gradle
13 6 (1.33%) JUnit
13 6 (1.33%) MSBuild
13 6 (1.33%) Selenium
13 6 (1.33%) SonarQube
13 6 (1.33%) Vagrant
14 5 (1.11%) Mercurial
General
1 66 (14.67%) Finance
2 24 (5.33%) Public Sector
3 23 (5.11%) Banking
4 18 (4.00%) Marketing
5 11 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.78%) Retail
7 4 (0.89%) Electronics
7 4 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.67%) Advertising
8 3 (0.67%) Back Office
9 2 (0.44%) Games
9 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.44%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) International Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 144 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 79 (17.56%) Developer
3 42 (9.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 38 (8.44%) AWS Engineer
5 28 (6.22%) Python Developer
6 27 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
7 22 (4.89%) AWS DevOps
8 21 (4.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 21 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
9 19 (4.22%) Senior Developer
10 18 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
10 18 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
10 18 (4.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 18 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 16 (3.56%) Senior DevOps
11 16 (3.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 15 (3.33%) Security Engineer
13 14 (3.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.11%) Mac Engineer
14 13 (2.89%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (12.22%) JSON
2 53 (11.78%) Elastic Stack
3 36 (8.00%) REST
4 34 (7.56%) XML
5 28 (6.22%) Kafka
5 28 (6.22%) Web Services
6 25 (5.56%) RESTful
7 21 (4.67%) CSS
8 19 (4.22%) LDAP
8 19 (4.22%) Spring
9 18 (4.00%) Django
10 17 (3.78%) HTML
10 17 (3.78%) Node.js
11 15 (3.33%) .NET
12 14 (3.11%) Flask
13 11 (2.44%) AngularJS
13 11 (2.44%) React
14 10 (2.22%) Middleware
14 10 (2.22%) PySpark
14 10 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 36 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
2 31 (6.89%) Public Cloud
3 18 (4.00%) User Experience
4 17 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.11%) PKI
6 13 (2.89%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (2.22%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.33%) Clustering
9 6 (1.33%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.33%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.11%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.11%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.11%) Grid Computing
10 5 (1.11%) Smart Home
11 4 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 307 (68.22%) Linux
2 91 (20.22%) Windows
3 88 (19.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 55 (12.22%) Unix
5 49 (10.89%) CentOS
6 38 (8.44%) Ubuntu
7 25 (5.56%) Windows Server
8 15 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
9 11 (2.44%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.22%) Mac OS
10 10 (2.22%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.33%) CoreOS
12 5 (1.11%) Android
12 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.89%) Mac OS X Server
13 4 (0.89%) SUSE
13 4 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.67%) VMS
14 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (49.33%) DevOps
2 151 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (22.44%) Configuration Management
4 91 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 45 (10.00%) Scrum
7 43 (9.56%) Migration
8 41 (9.11%) ITIL
9 39 (8.67%) Kanban
9 39 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
10 38 (8.44%) Open Source
11 37 (8.22%) Microservices
12 34 (7.56%) Continuous Delivery
13 30 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
14 29 (6.44%) Infrastructure Automation
15 27 (6.00%) DevSecOps
16 26 (5.78%) Security Hardening
17 25 (5.56%) TDD
18 24 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 23 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 351 (78.00%) Python
2 103 (22.89%) Java
2 103 (22.89%) PowerShell
3 95 (21.11%) Ruby
4 67 (14.89%) Perl
5 66 (14.67%) SQL
6 58 (12.89%) Go
7 47 (10.44%) JavaScript
8 34 (7.56%) Shell Script
9 23 (5.11%) Groovy
10 19 (4.22%) C++
11 13 (2.89%) C#
12 10 (2.22%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.00%) C
13 9 (2.00%) Korn
14 8 (1.78%) Scala
15 7 (1.56%) PHP
16 5 (1.11%) Java 8
17 4 (0.89%) Apple Swift
17 4 (0.89%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 115 (25.56%) Security Cleared
2 72 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 30 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 15 (3.33%) Degree
5 11 (2.44%) RHCE
6 8 (1.78%) AWS Certification
6 8 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.56%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.89%) SANS
9 3 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.67%) CEH
9 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.67%) PhD
10 2 (0.44%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.44%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.44%) MCTS
10 2 (0.44%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.44%) QA
2 9 (2.00%) SLA
3 8 (1.78%) NIST
4 7 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.56%) NCSC
5 4 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.22%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 149 (33.11%) Docker
2 43 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.67%) KVM
6 11 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.78%) HDFS
9 6 (1.33%) zsh
10 5 (1.11%) iptables
10 5 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (1.11%) Xen
11 4 (0.89%) NFS
11 4 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.44%) BusyBox
12 2 (0.44%) oVirt
12 2 (0.44%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 138 (30.67%) Ansible
2 124 (27.56%) Puppet
3 121 (26.89%) Terraform
4 110 (24.44%) Kubernetes
5 73 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (6.00%) logstash
7 24 (5.33%) Salt
8 17 (3.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 17 (3.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 15 (3.33%) Jamf Pro
10 14 (3.11%) Suricata
11 13 (2.89%) Packer
12 12 (2.67%) Kibana
13 8 (1.78%) Hadoop YARN
13 8 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (1.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 7 (1.56%) Consul
15 6 (1.33%) CFEngine
15 6 (1.33%) Nagios
15 6 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 66 (14.67%) Red Hat
2 47 (10.44%) VMware
3 40 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 35 (7.78%) Google
5 34 (7.56%) Oracle
5 34 (7.56%) Splunk
6 18 (4.00%) Hortonworks
7 16 (3.56%) New Relic
8 15 (3.33%) Atlassian
8 15 (3.33%) Qualys
9 14 (3.11%) ServiceNow
10 12 (2.67%) Apple
10 12 (2.67%) Tableau
11 9 (2.00%) Symantec
12 8 (1.78%) Cloudera
12 8 (1.78%) SaltStack
13 7 (1.56%) Lets Encrypt
13 7 (1.56%) TIBCO
14 6 (1.33%) Citrix
14 6 (1.33%) SAP