Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 135 129
Rank change year-on-year -16 -6 +29
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 762 980 826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.89% 2.17% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.97% 4.45% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 704 589
London median daily rate £550 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £400 £400 £375
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
London median hourly rate £35.00 £51.13 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.54% +27.81% -
England median hourly rate £46.75 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -22.73%

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 19,212 22,047 18,829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.62% 48.72% 46.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,502 16,797 13,959
London median daily rate £525 £505 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +3.06% +8.53%
10th Percentile £363 £360 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 199 148
London median hourly rate £36.67 £42.50 £40.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.72% +5.91% +34.15%
10th Percentile £20.03 £18.20 £17.94
90th Percentile £60.47 £68.00 £54.38
England median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +3.61% - +7.79%

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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 -31 144 £550 - 16
South London +26 39 £550 +4.76% 4
West London +6 30 £525 +15.38% 10
East London -13 17 £500 -
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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.

1 610 (80.05%) Python
2 498 (65.35%) Linux
3 466 (61.15%) DevOps
4 334 (43.83%) Ansible
5 329 (43.18%) Jenkins
6 318 (41.73%) Amazon AWS
7 316 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
8 304 (39.90%) Docker
9 278 (36.48%) Git (software)
10 266 (34.91%) Java
11 239 (31.36%) Kubernetes
12 235 (30.84%) Terraform
13 208 (27.30%) Puppet
14 163 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
15 161 (21.13%) Finance
16 158 (20.73%) Configuration Management
17 157 (20.60%) Microsoft Azure
18 153 (20.08%) PowerShell
19 149 (19.55%) SQL
20 144 (18.90%) JIRA
21 133 (17.45%) Ruby
22 130 (17.06%) Perl
23 129 (16.93%) Opscode Chef
24 128 (16.80%) Windows
25 115 (15.09%) Security Cleared
26 108 (14.17%) Kafka
27 103 (13.52%) Unix
28 102 (13.39%) Amazon S3
28 102 (13.39%) AWS CloudFormation
29 101 (13.25%) Microservices

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 86 (11.29%) Apache
2 63 (8.27%) Elasticsearch
3 55 (7.22%) Confluence
4 45 (5.91%) nginx
5 40 (5.25%) Tomcat
6 34 (4.46%) Apache Spark
7 18 (2.36%) OpenStack
8 13 (1.71%) Ethereum
8 13 (1.71%) Hyperledger
9 10 (1.31%) Apache Airflow
9 10 (1.31%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.18%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.05%) IIS
12 7 (0.92%) JBoss
13 5 (0.66%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.52%) Drupal
14 4 (0.52%) Luigi
14 4 (0.52%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.52%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.84%) Distributed Ledger
2 13 (1.71%) R3 Corda
3 5 (0.66%) Magento
4 2 (0.26%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.13%) Actimize
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 318 (41.73%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (20.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (13.39%) Amazon S3
3 102 (13.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 96 (12.60%) GitHub
5 95 (12.47%) Amazon EC2
6 92 (12.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 84 (11.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 61 (8.01%) Serverless
9 58 (7.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 52 (6.82%) AWS Lambda
11 47 (6.17%) Amazon SQS
12 45 (5.91%) Amazon ECS
13 34 (4.46%) CloudFront
13 34 (4.46%) Route 53
14 31 (4.07%) Datadog
15 27 (3.54%) PaaS
16 24 (3.15%) AWS CloudTrail
17 22 (2.89%) Amazon Glacier
18 20 (2.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.46%) Firewall
2 33 (4.33%) TCP/IP
3 28 (3.67%) DNS
4 27 (3.54%) HTTP
5 23 (3.02%) VPN
6 15 (1.97%) Kerberos
6 15 (1.97%) Multicast
7 14 (1.84%) BGP
7 14 (1.84%) OSPF
7 14 (1.84%) VSAN
8 13 (1.71%) Internet
8 13 (1.71%) IPFS
8 13 (1.71%) VLAN
9 12 (1.57%) DHCP
9 12 (1.57%) EIGRP
9 12 (1.57%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 11 (1.44%) SMTP
11 8 (1.05%) MPLS
11 8 (1.05%) SSH
11 8 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (11.94%) Big Data
2 80 (10.50%) PostgreSQL
3 73 (9.58%) Amazon RDS
4 65 (8.53%) MySQL
5 57 (7.48%) MongoDB
6 51 (6.69%) NoSQL
7 41 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 38 (4.99%) Relational Database
9 37 (4.86%) SQL Server
10 29 (3.81%) Hadoop
10 29 (3.81%) Redis
11 24 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (2.62%) Power BI
13 19 (2.49%) Blockchain
13 19 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (2.36%) Flink
14 18 (2.36%) HBase
15 15 (1.97%) RDBMS
16 13 (1.71%) Apache Hive
16 13 (1.71%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 329 (43.18%) Jenkins
2 278 (36.48%) Git (software)
3 144 (18.90%) JIRA
4 63 (8.27%) GitLab
5 47 (6.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 41 (5.38%) Bitbucket
7 34 (4.46%) TeamCity
8 32 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (3.94%) CircleCI
10 29 (3.81%) Visual Studio Team System
11 28 (3.67%) Artifactory
12 24 (3.15%) Maven
13 19 (2.49%) Subversion
14 18 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (2.10%) GoCD
16 15 (1.97%) SonarQube
17 14 (1.84%) Vagrant
18 12 (1.57%) Gradle
19 9 (1.18%) Selenium
19 9 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 161 (21.13%) Finance
2 53 (6.96%) Banking
3 24 (3.15%) Marketing
4 14 (1.84%) Games
5 11 (1.44%) Financial Institution
5 11 (1.44%) Front Office
5 11 (1.44%) Investment Banking
5 11 (1.44%) Retail
5 11 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.92%) Legal
7 6 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.66%) Electronics
9 4 (0.52%) Law
10 3 (0.39%) Advertising
10 3 (0.39%) German Language
10 3 (0.39%) Publishing
11 2 (0.26%) French Language
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 322 (42.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 150 (19.69%) Developer
3 70 (9.19%) AWS Engineer
4 61 (8.01%) AWS DevOps
5 60 (7.87%) Java Developer
6 57 (7.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 46 (6.04%) Linux Engineer
8 40 (5.25%) Cloud Engineer
9 35 (4.59%) Senior DevOps
10 33 (4.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 32 (4.20%) Data Engineer
12 30 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
13 29 (3.81%) Python Developer
14 28 (3.67%) Azure DevOps
15 26 (3.41%) Administrator
15 26 (3.41%) Analyst
15 26 (3.41%) Azure Engineer
16 25 (3.28%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 23 (3.02%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
17 23 (3.02%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (14.17%) Kafka
2 88 (11.55%) Node.js
3 84 (11.02%) Elastic Stack
4 77 (10.10%) REST
5 59 (7.74%) JSON
6 54 (7.09%) .NET
7 52 (6.82%) SOAP
8 45 (5.91%) Web Services
9 35 (4.59%) XML
10 29 (3.81%) Apache NiFi
11 27 (3.54%) HTML
12 24 (3.15%) JMS
13 21 (2.76%) Flask
14 20 (2.62%) RabbitMQ
14 20 (2.62%) Spring
15 19 (2.49%) RESTful
16 18 (2.36%) Swagger
17 17 (2.23%) gRPC
17 17 (2.23%) LDAP
18 16 (2.10%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.35%) Linux Command Line
2 54 (7.09%) Data Centre
3 51 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.46%) Data Structures
5 32 (4.20%) Cloud Native
6 22 (2.89%) Public Cloud
7 16 (2.10%) Replication
8 14 (1.84%) Device Driver
8 14 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (1.71%) Bitcoin
9 13 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.71%) PKI
10 11 (1.44%) Analytical Mindset
10 11 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.44%) User Experience
11 10 (1.31%) Enterprise Cloud
11 10 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.18%) Wiki
13 6 (0.79%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 498 (65.35%) Linux
2 128 (16.80%) Windows
3 103 (13.52%) Unix
4 85 (11.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 56 (7.35%) CentOS
6 42 (5.51%) Ubuntu
7 26 (3.41%) Windows Server
8 20 (2.62%) CoreOS
9 19 (2.49%) Android
9 19 (2.49%) Apple iOS
10 17 (2.23%) Mac OS
11 9 (1.18%) Solaris
12 7 (0.92%) Debian
13 4 (0.52%) VMS
14 3 (0.39%) Fedora
14 3 (0.39%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (61.15%) DevOps
2 316 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
4 158 (20.73%) Configuration Management
5 101 (13.25%) Microservices
6 96 (12.60%) Scrum
7 95 (12.47%) TDD
8 87 (11.42%) Infrastructure as Code
9 86 (11.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 81 (10.63%) Migration
11 69 (9.06%) Fintech
12 68 (8.92%) Kanban
13 59 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
14 53 (6.96%) Software Engineering
15 52 (6.82%) Collaborative Working
15 52 (6.82%) Open Source
16 50 (6.56%) Test Automation
17 48 (6.30%) ETL
18 45 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
19 44 (5.77%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 610 (80.05%) Python
2 266 (34.91%) Java
3 153 (20.08%) PowerShell
4 149 (19.55%) SQL
5 133 (17.45%) Ruby
6 130 (17.06%) Perl
7 99 (12.99%) Go
8 81 (10.63%) Shell Script
9 73 (9.58%) PHP
10 69 (9.06%) JavaScript
11 46 (6.04%) Groovy
12 42 (5.51%) Scala
13 41 (5.38%) Java 8
14 33 (4.33%) C#
15 21 (2.76%) C++
16 17 (2.23%) C
17 15 (1.97%) Korn
18 8 (1.05%) Kotlin
18 8 (1.05%) PL/SQL
19 5 (0.66%) ES6
Qualifications
1 115 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 97 (12.73%) SC Cleared
3 43 (5.64%) Degree
4 31 (4.07%) AWS Certification
5 19 (2.49%) CISSP
6 18 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (2.23%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.57%) CTC Cleared
9 11 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (1.31%) CCNP
11 9 (1.18%) RHCE
12 7 (0.92%) CCIE
13 6 (0.79%) CISM
13 6 (0.79%) CISMP
13 6 (0.79%) MCSE
13 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.66%) CEH
14 5 (0.66%) CISA
14 5 (0.66%) ISSMP
14 5 (0.66%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.07%) Data Quality
2 19 (2.49%) QA
3 8 (1.05%) GDPR
3 8 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.79%) SLA
5 5 (0.66%) NIST
6 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) IFRS
7 1 (0.13%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.13%) MiFID
7 1 (0.13%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 304 (39.90%) Docker
2 45 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (4.07%) Active Directory
4 18 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (2.10%) etcd
6 14 (1.84%) flannel
6 14 (1.84%) SkyDNS
7 13 (1.71%) Ceph
8 12 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (1.44%) GlusterFS
10 9 (1.18%) Apache Flume
11 8 (1.05%) Hyper-V
11 8 (1.05%) Shibboleth
12 7 (0.92%) NFS
13 6 (0.79%) HDFS
13 6 (0.79%) KVM
13 6 (0.79%) Xen
14 5 (0.66%) Samba
14 5 (0.66%) Squid
14 5 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 334 (43.83%) Ansible
2 239 (31.36%) Kubernetes
3 235 (30.84%) Terraform
4 208 (27.30%) Puppet
5 129 (16.93%) Opscode Chef
6 48 (6.30%) Grafana
7 43 (5.64%) Prometheus
8 34 (4.46%) Nagios
9 33 (4.33%) Graphite
10 31 (4.07%) logstash
11 30 (3.94%) Packer
12 27 (3.54%) HAProxy
12 27 (3.54%) Kibana
13 25 (3.28%) Consul
13 25 (3.28%) ZABBIX
14 22 (2.89%) Sysdig
15 17 (2.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 17 (2.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 17 (2.23%) rkt
15 17 (2.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 92 (12.07%) Red Hat
2 74 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 67 (8.79%) Atlassian
4 66 (8.66%) Oracle
5 65 (8.53%) Google
6 60 (7.87%) VMware
7 59 (7.74%) Splunk
8 31 (4.07%) SaltStack
9 24 (3.15%) Cisco
10 23 (3.02%) HP
11 21 (2.76%) Dell
12 19 (2.49%) ServiceNow
13 16 (2.10%) Tableau
14 15 (1.97%) Cloudera
14 15 (1.97%) MuleSoft
14 15 (1.97%) New Relic
15 12 (1.57%) 3PAR
16 11 (1.44%) AppDynamics
16 11 (1.44%) Fortinet
16 11 (1.44%) IBM