Period
to 17 September 2021

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 17 September 2021 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
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 158 162 160
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -20
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 586 226 694
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.75% 1.67% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.82% 3.32% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 159 501
10th Percentile £425 £400 £406
25th Percentile £475 £438 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +0.92%
75th Percentile £649 £600 £650
90th Percentile £698 £626 £750
England median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £52.00
England median hourly rate £39.73 £45.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year -11.72% -7.69% +8.33%

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 15,350 6,808 18,466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 45.89% 50.42% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,562 4,997 14,089
10th Percentile £400 £363 £363
25th Percentile £463 £431 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
75th Percentile £665 £638 £613
90th Percentile £738 £738 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 47 100
10th Percentile £20.79 £21.80 £16.50
25th Percentile £34.94 £26.75 £22.19
Median hourly rate £48.58 £37.93 £47.25
Median % change year-on-year +28.09% -19.74% +21.15%
75th Percentile £63.13 £49.11 £52.50
90th Percentile £68.92 £57.90 £60.05
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +7.34%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in London

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in London.

Daily rate trend for Bash Shell in London

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in London over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in London

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in London.

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 6 months to 17 September 2021. 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 -38 52 £555 +0.91% 87
West London +16 37 £608 +51.88% 33
South London +1 4 £631 +26.20% 1
East London -14 1 £465 -9.31% 17
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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.

1 387 (66.04%) Python
2 342 (58.36%) Terraform
3 336 (57.34%) DevOps
4 297 (50.68%) Linux
5 256 (43.69%) Ansible
6 255 (43.52%) Azure
7 252 (43.00%) Docker
8 236 (40.27%) Kubernetes
9 224 (38.23%) Jenkins
10 216 (36.86%) AWS
11 204 (34.81%) PowerShell
12 202 (34.47%) Infrastructure as Code
13 182 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
14 153 (26.11%) Java
15 125 (21.33%) Git (software)
16 112 (19.11%) Puppet
17 103 (17.58%) GitHub
18 101 (17.24%) Finance
19 100 (17.06%) JavaScript
20 97 (16.55%) PaaS
21 96 (16.38%) Site Reliability Engineering
22 95 (16.21%) Windows
23 94 (16.04%) Configuration Management
24 91 (15.53%) GCP
25 87 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
26 86 (14.68%) Test Automation
27 82 (13.99%) JIRA
28 78 (13.31%) Microsoft
29 77 (13.14%) Social Skills
30 73 (12.46%) SQL

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 56 (9.56%) Confluence
2 24 (4.10%) CMS
3 23 (3.92%) Apache
4 17 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.39%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.39%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.88%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.71%) nginx
8 6 (1.02%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.68%) Mattermost
11 3 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.51%) IIS
11 3 (0.51%) JBoss
11 3 (0.51%) Mule
11 3 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
12 2 (0.34%) Drupal
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.17%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
2 1 (0.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 255 (43.52%) Azure
2 216 (36.86%) AWS
3 103 (17.58%) GitHub
4 97 (16.55%) PaaS
5 91 (15.53%) GCP
6 71 (12.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 67 (11.43%) IaaS
8 45 (7.68%) SaaS
9 39 (6.66%) Serverless
10 23 (3.92%) OpenShift
11 22 (3.75%) Amazon EKS
11 22 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (3.07%) AWS Lambda
13 14 (2.39%) Amazon ECS
14 13 (2.22%) Amazon S3
15 12 (2.05%) Azure Functions
16 11 (1.88%) Apigee
17 9 (1.54%) GitHub Actions
17 9 (1.54%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.31%) DNS
2 36 (6.14%) Firewall
3 25 (4.27%) VPN
4 21 (3.58%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.07%) SSL
6 15 (2.56%) SAN
7 13 (2.22%) Internet
7 13 (2.22%) VLAN
8 12 (2.05%) IPv4
9 11 (1.88%) HTTP
10 10 (1.71%) Kerberos
11 7 (1.19%) DHCP
12 6 (1.02%) NAS
12 6 (1.02%) OpenVPN
13 4 (0.68%) IPsec
13 4 (0.68%) OSPF
14 3 (0.51%) BGP
14 3 (0.51%) DSL
14 3 (0.51%) Network Security
14 3 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.46%) Big Data
2 29 (4.95%) MySQL
3 26 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (4.10%) SQL Server
6 21 (3.58%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.90%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.05%) MariaDB
9 11 (1.88%) Hadoop
9 11 (1.88%) Redis
10 10 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (1.71%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.54%) Data Lake
11 9 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.19%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.19%) Impala
12 7 (1.19%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.02%) Sybase ASE
14 5 (0.85%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 224 (38.23%) Jenkins
2 125 (21.33%) Git (software)
3 82 (13.99%) JIRA
4 72 (12.29%) Maven
5 69 (11.77%) GitLab
6 57 (9.73%) TeamCity
7 41 (7.00%) Gradle
8 26 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
9 20 (3.41%) Bitbucket
10 17 (2.90%) SonarQube
11 11 (1.88%) Artifactory
11 11 (1.88%) Selenium
12 10 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (1.71%) CircleCI
12 10 (1.71%) GoCD
12 10 (1.71%) Subversion
13 7 (1.19%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.19%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.85%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 101 (17.24%) Finance
2 77 (13.14%) Social Skills
3 42 (7.17%) Banking
4 28 (4.78%) Public Sector
5 17 (2.90%) Presentation Skills
6 14 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.22%) Retail
8 11 (1.88%) Legal
9 9 (1.54%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.02%) Front Office
11 5 (0.85%) Automotive
11 5 (0.85%) Electronics
11 5 (0.85%) Games
12 4 (0.68%) Documentation Skills
12 4 (0.68%) Marketing
13 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.34%) International Banking
14 2 (0.34%) Law
15 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 187 (31.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 79 (13.48%) Azure Engineer
3 74 (12.63%) Developer
4 72 (12.29%) Architect
5 53 (9.04%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 53 (9.04%) Cloud Engineer
6 41 (7.00%) Cloud Architect
7 40 (6.83%) Azure Architect
8 38 (6.48%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 37 (6.31%) AWS Engineer
10 35 (5.97%) Azure DevOps
11 33 (5.63%) Administrator
11 33 (5.63%) Site Engineer
12 29 (4.95%) Senior DevOps
13 28 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
14 27 (4.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 23 (3.92%) AWS DevOps
15 23 (3.92%) Senior Developer
16 20 (3.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 17 (2.90%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.19%) REST
2 43 (7.34%) Kafka
3 31 (5.29%) React
3 31 (5.29%) Web Services
4 28 (4.78%) CSS
5 27 (4.61%) Elastic Stack
6 26 (4.44%) ARM Templates
6 26 (4.44%) HTML
6 26 (4.44%) Node.js
7 23 (3.92%) LDAP
7 23 (3.92%) YAML
8 21 (3.58%) JSON
9 19 (3.24%) .NET
10 16 (2.73%) LAMP
10 16 (2.73%) Redux
11 14 (2.39%) Django
12 13 (2.22%) Spring
13 12 (2.05%) AngularJS
13 12 (2.05%) SOAP
14 10 (1.71%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.04%) Data Centre
2 49 (8.36%) Public Cloud
3 46 (7.85%) Cloud Native
4 26 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
5 20 (3.41%) PKI
6 19 (3.24%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (2.90%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (2.22%) Private Cloud
8 13 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (2.22%) User Experience
9 10 (1.71%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.54%) Legacy Applications
11 8 (1.37%) Clustering
11 8 (1.37%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.19%) Replication
13 5 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (0.68%) CMDB
14 4 (0.68%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 297 (50.68%) Linux
2 95 (16.21%) Windows
3 66 (11.26%) Unix
4 56 (9.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (5.12%) Ubuntu
6 28 (4.78%) Windows Server
7 17 (2.90%) CentOS
8 15 (2.56%) Solaris
9 8 (1.37%) VMS
9 8 (1.37%) Windows Server 2016
10 7 (1.19%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (0.51%) AIX
11 3 (0.51%) OpenWrt
11 3 (0.51%) zOS
12 2 (0.34%) SUSE
12 2 (0.34%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.17%) Android
13 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (57.34%) DevOps
2 202 (34.47%) Infrastructure as Code
3 182 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (16.38%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 94 (16.04%) Configuration Management
6 87 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (14.68%) Test Automation
8 65 (11.09%) Microservices
9 63 (10.75%) Open Source
10 53 (9.04%) Deployment Automation
11 52 (8.87%) Migration
12 50 (8.53%) Scrum
13 47 (8.02%) Problem-Solving
14 40 (6.83%) Continuous Delivery
15 38 (6.48%) Continuous Deployment
16 36 (6.14%) Software Engineering
16 36 (6.14%) Task Automation
17 34 (5.80%) TDD
18 33 (5.63%) Analytics
19 31 (5.29%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 387 (66.04%) Python
2 204 (34.81%) PowerShell
3 153 (26.11%) Java
4 100 (17.06%) JavaScript
5 73 (12.46%) SQL
6 60 (10.24%) Go
7 58 (9.90%) Ruby
8 54 (9.22%) C#
9 53 (9.04%) Perl
10 39 (6.66%) Shell Script
11 31 (5.29%) Groovy
12 30 (5.12%) PHP
13 18 (3.07%) TypeScript
14 16 (2.73%) C++
15 14 (2.39%) C
16 9 (1.54%) Java 8
17 8 (1.37%) PL/SQL
18 7 (1.19%) Scala
19 6 (1.02%) T-SQL
20 5 (0.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 49 (8.36%) Security Cleared
2 34 (5.80%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.90%) AWS Certification
4 13 (2.22%) Degree
5 11 (1.88%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.88%) RHCE
6 4 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.68%) RHCA
6 4 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.17%) CISA
8 1 (0.17%) CISSP
8 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.75%) QA
2 11 (1.88%) GDPR
3 8 (1.37%) SLA
4 5 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.51%) SOC 2
7 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.34%) NCSC
7 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.34%) SOC 1
8 1 (0.17%) GRC
8 1 (0.17%) JTAG
8 1 (0.17%) NIST
8 1 (0.17%) PSD2
System Software
1 252 (43.00%) Docker
2 45 (7.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.29%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (2.39%) vSphere
6 12 (2.05%) NFS
7 9 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.68%) Veritas File System
8 4 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.51%) iptables
9 3 (0.51%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 2 (0.34%) Ceph
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.34%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.17%) HDFS
11 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.17%) LXC
11 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 342 (58.36%) Terraform
2 256 (43.69%) Ansible
3 236 (40.27%) Kubernetes
4 112 (19.11%) Puppet
5 50 (8.53%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (7.85%) Prometheus
7 35 (5.97%) Grafana
8 22 (3.75%) Istio
9 18 (3.07%) Packer
10 8 (1.37%) Control-M
10 8 (1.37%) Kibana
10 8 (1.37%) vCenter Server
11 6 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (1.02%) Icinga
11 6 (1.02%) Mesos
11 6 (1.02%) Nagios
11 6 (1.02%) QRadar
11 6 (1.02%) Sysdig
11 6 (1.02%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 78 (13.31%) Microsoft
2 72 (12.29%) VMware
3 51 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 50 (8.53%) Oracle
5 38 (6.48%) Google
6 32 (5.46%) Splunk
7 22 (3.75%) IBM
8 20 (3.41%) Databricks
9 17 (2.90%) HP
10 14 (2.39%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.71%) 3PAR
11 10 (1.71%) Cisco
12 9 (1.54%) CyberArk
12 9 (1.54%) Dell
13 8 (1.37%) SaltStack
14 7 (1.19%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.19%) Cloudera
14 7 (1.19%) Qualys
14 7 (1.19%) SAP
15 6 (1.02%) Sybase