Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 118 165
Rank change year-on-year -14 +47 +37
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 990 906 689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.11% 2.19% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 4.84% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 688 505
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £397 £363 £363
90th Percentile £675 £625 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year - -6.04% +14.62%

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 22,409 18,738 19,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.72% 45.34% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,194 14,002 14,303
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £306
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 125 124
London median hourly rate £33.77 £42.00 £29.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.60% +41.70% +3.10%
10th Percentile £17.87 £16.78 £14.04
90th Percentile £55.25 £65.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 -3 182 £525 +12.30% 84
West London -18 43 £525 - 37
South London -43 34 £533 +13.30% 11
East London +6 32 £575 +10.58% 14
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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.

1 785 (79.29%) Python
2 694 (70.10%) Linux
3 624 (63.03%) DevOps
4 440 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 420 (42.42%) Ansible
6 407 (41.11%) Docker
7 403 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
8 388 (39.19%) Jenkins
9 377 (38.08%) Java
10 336 (33.94%) Git (software)
11 315 (31.82%) Puppet
12 309 (31.21%) Ruby
13 267 (26.97%) Configuration Management
14 259 (26.16%) Continuous Integration
15 256 (25.86%) Unix
16 232 (23.43%) Opscode Chef
17 227 (22.93%) Finance
18 225 (22.73%) Perl
19 222 (22.42%) Terraform
20 217 (21.92%) Kubernetes
21 180 (18.18%) JIRA
22 176 (17.78%) Banking
23 168 (16.97%) SQL
24 164 (16.57%) Red Hat
25 162 (16.36%) CentOS
26 159 (16.06%) Windows
27 158 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 138 (13.94%) Splunk
29 137 (13.84%) Security Cleared
30 135 (13.64%) Open Source

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
1 114 (11.52%) Confluence
2 106 (10.71%) Apache
3 102 (10.30%) Elasticsearch
4 92 (9.29%) nginx
5 86 (8.69%) Tomcat
6 41 (4.14%) Apache Spark
7 36 (3.64%) JBoss
8 31 (3.13%) OpenStack
9 24 (2.42%) Mule ESB
10 22 (2.22%) WebSphere
11 20 (2.02%) Mule
12 19 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (1.62%) Apache Solr
14 13 (1.31%) WebLogic
15 12 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 11 (1.11%) IIS
16 11 (1.11%) Jetty
16 11 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
17 6 (0.61%) Apache Pig
17 6 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (1.01%) HipChat
2 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.51%) SPSS
4 4 (0.40%) CINEMA 4D
4 4 (0.40%) Vectorworks
5 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.20%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.40%) Magento
3 3 (0.30%) Endur
3 3 (0.30%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 2 (0.20%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) Eikon
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.10%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 440 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (7.88%) GitHub
4 75 (7.58%) Amazon EC2
5 74 (7.47%) Amazon S3
6 70 (7.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 66 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 57 (5.76%) AWS Lambda
8 57 (5.76%) Serverless
9 50 (5.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 40 (4.04%) Route 53
11 37 (3.74%) PaaS
12 34 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
12 34 (3.43%) Google Cloud Platform
13 30 (3.03%) CloudFront
14 18 (1.82%) Akamai
14 18 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
15 17 (1.72%) IaaS
16 15 (1.52%) SaaS
16 15 (1.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 111 (11.21%) TCP/IP
2 103 (10.40%) DNS
3 102 (10.30%) Firewall
4 59 (5.96%) SSL
5 55 (5.56%) HTTP
6 46 (4.65%) Internet
7 35 (3.54%) DHCP
8 30 (3.03%) SAN
9 27 (2.73%) LAN
9 27 (2.73%) WAN
10 20 (2.02%) VPN
11 15 (1.52%) Kerberos
11 15 (1.52%) Network Security
11 15 (1.52%) SSH
12 14 (1.41%) VLAN
13 13 (1.31%) NAS
14 12 (1.21%) VoIP
15 11 (1.11%) OpenLDAP
15 11 (1.11%) tcpdump
16 10 (1.01%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 123 (12.42%) MySQL
3 102 (10.30%) PostgreSQL
4 92 (9.29%) NoSQL
5 85 (8.59%) Hadoop
6 84 (8.48%) Relational Database
7 62 (6.26%) Amazon RDS
7 62 (6.26%) Big Data
8 49 (4.95%) SQL Server
9 47 (4.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 45 (4.55%) RDBMS
11 28 (2.83%) Blockchain
12 21 (2.12%) HBase
13 18 (1.82%) Oracle Database
14 17 (1.72%) Apache Hive
14 17 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (1.72%) Impala
14 17 (1.72%) Redis
15 9 (0.91%) DB2
16 8 (0.81%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 388 (39.19%) Jenkins
2 336 (33.94%) Git (software)
3 180 (18.18%) JIRA
4 118 (11.92%) Maven
5 74 (7.47%) Sonatype Nexus
5 74 (7.47%) TeamCity
6 51 (5.15%) Artifactory
7 46 (4.65%) Subversion
8 41 (4.14%) SonarQube
9 32 (3.23%) Gerrit
10 31 (3.13%) Bitbucket
11 28 (2.83%) Selenium
12 24 (2.42%) Gradle
13 23 (2.32%) Cucumber
14 22 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 21 (2.12%) JUnit
16 20 (2.02%) Vagrant
17 19 (1.92%) Ant
18 17 (1.72%) IBM UrbanCode
19 16 (1.62%) GitLab
General
1 227 (22.93%) Finance
2 176 (17.78%) Banking
3 44 (4.44%) Investment Banking
4 32 (3.23%) Front Office
5 31 (3.13%) Games
6 17 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.31%) Retail
8 12 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.91%) Back Office
9 9 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.71%) Billing
11 6 (0.61%) Marketing
12 5 (0.51%) Publishing
13 4 (0.40%) Law
13 4 (0.40%) Legal
13 4 (0.40%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.30%) Electronics
14 3 (0.30%) French Language
14 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 483 (48.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 149 (15.05%) AWS Engineer
3 142 (14.34%) AWS DevOps
4 132 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 130 (13.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 114 (11.52%) Developer
7 95 (9.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 85 (8.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 62 (6.26%) Senior DevOps
10 61 (6.16%) Cloud Engineer
11 57 (5.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 53 (5.35%) Analyst
13 52 (5.25%) Java Developer
14 45 (4.55%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 44 (4.44%) Administrator
16 39 (3.94%) Consultant
17 36 (3.64%) Data Engineer
18 35 (3.54%) Senior Developer
19 34 (3.43%) Architect
19 34 (3.43%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (13.43%) Web Services
2 122 (12.32%) Elastic Stack
3 92 (9.29%) Node.js
4 62 (6.26%) Spring
5 48 (4.85%) Kafka
5 48 (4.85%) RESTful
6 44 (4.44%) LEMP Stack
7 40 (4.04%) XML
8 39 (3.94%) REST
9 38 (3.84%) ActiveMQ
9 38 (3.84%) JSON
10 35 (3.54%) LAMP
10 35 (3.54%) LDAP
11 32 (3.23%) HTML
12 30 (3.03%) .NET
12 30 (3.03%) J2EE
13 25 (2.53%) Hibernate
14 24 (2.42%) JMS
15 22 (2.22%) CSS
16 21 (2.12%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.75%) Linux Command Line
3 40 (4.04%) Clustering
3 40 (4.04%) Data Centre
4 34 (3.43%) Public Cloud
5 33 (3.33%) Fintech
5 33 (3.33%) Replication
6 23 (2.32%) Device Driver
6 23 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 19 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.41%) Cloud Native
10 13 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (1.21%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.21%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.11%) Equities
12 11 (1.11%) iPad
13 10 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
13 10 (1.01%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 694 (70.10%) Linux
2 256 (25.86%) Unix
3 162 (16.36%) CentOS
4 159 (16.06%) Windows
5 158 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 70 (7.07%) Ubuntu
7 45 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 36 (3.64%) Solaris
9 27 (2.73%) CoreOS
10 21 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (1.82%) AIX
13 12 (1.21%) Debian
14 10 (1.01%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.81%) Android
16 7 (0.71%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (0.51%) DC/OS
17 5 (0.51%) VMS
18 4 (0.40%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (63.03%) DevOps
2 403 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (26.97%) Configuration Management
4 259 (26.16%) Continuous Integration
5 135 (13.64%) Open Source
6 108 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
7 106 (10.71%) Scrum
8 100 (10.10%) Test Automation
9 95 (9.60%) Microservices
10 70 (7.07%) TDD
11 59 (5.96%) E-Commerce
12 55 (5.56%) Load Balancing
13 54 (5.45%) Migration
14 50 (5.05%) Software Engineering
15 47 (4.75%) High Availability
16 45 (4.55%) Kanban
17 42 (4.24%) BDD
18 38 (3.84%) Mentoring
19 37 (3.74%) User Stories
20 36 (3.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 785 (79.29%) Python
2 377 (38.08%) Java
3 309 (31.21%) Ruby
4 225 (22.73%) Perl
5 168 (16.97%) SQL
6 127 (12.83%) PowerShell
7 125 (12.63%) Groovy
8 91 (9.19%) Go
8 91 (9.19%) JavaScript
9 89 (8.99%) Shell Script
10 68 (6.87%) Scala
11 58 (5.86%) Korn
12 52 (5.25%) C#
13 39 (3.94%) PHP
14 34 (3.43%) C++
15 17 (1.72%) C
16 15 (1.52%) Kotlin
16 15 (1.52%) XPath
17 13 (1.31%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 137 (13.84%) Security Cleared
2 95 (9.60%) SC Cleared
3 50 (5.05%) Degree
4 28 (2.83%) AWS Certification
5 17 (1.72%) Master's Degree
6 15 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (1.41%) CISM
7 14 (1.41%) CISSP
8 12 (1.21%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.01%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 9 (0.91%) CCSP
10 9 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (0.91%) RHCE
11 5 (0.51%) CCNA
11 5 (0.51%) CREST Certified
12 4 (0.40%) JNCIA
12 4 (0.40%) RHCT
13 3 (0.30%) CISA
13 3 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.34%) QA
2 15 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.21%) GCP
3 12 (1.21%) MiFID
4 9 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.51%) EMIR
5 5 (0.51%) SLA
6 4 (0.40%) GDPR
7 2 (0.20%) AS 2805
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 407 (41.11%) Docker
2 54 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (3.64%) Active Directory
4 27 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
6 23 (2.32%) HDFS
6 23 (2.32%) Hyper-V
7 20 (2.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 19 (1.92%) Samba
9 14 (1.41%) Firmware
10 12 (1.21%) vCloud
11 11 (1.11%) etcd
11 11 (1.11%) Squid
12 9 (0.91%) KVM
12 9 (0.91%) Xen
13 7 (0.71%) Apache Flume
13 7 (0.71%) vSphere
14 6 (0.61%) NFS
14 6 (0.61%) Postfix
15 5 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 420 (42.42%) Ansible
2 315 (31.82%) Puppet
3 232 (23.43%) Opscode Chef
4 222 (22.42%) Terraform
5 217 (21.92%) Kubernetes
6 88 (8.89%) Kibana
7 81 (8.18%) Nagios
8 79 (7.98%) logstash
9 77 (7.78%) Grafana
10 48 (4.85%) ZABBIX
11 40 (4.04%) Packer
11 40 (4.04%) Prometheus
12 37 (3.74%) HAProxy
13 36 (3.64%) Icinga
14 34 (3.43%) Mesos
15 29 (2.93%) Consul
16 24 (2.42%) Docker Swarm
16 24 (2.42%) Galera Cluster
17 19 (1.92%) Sysdig
18 18 (1.82%) Rancher
Vendors
1 164 (16.57%) Red Hat
2 138 (13.94%) Splunk
3 100 (10.10%) VMware
4 82 (8.28%) Oracle
5 66 (6.67%) Atlassian
6 40 (4.04%) AppDynamics
7 32 (3.23%) Google
8 28 (2.83%) SaltStack
9 25 (2.53%) Cisco
10 24 (2.42%) Microsoft
11 23 (2.32%) New Relic
12 19 (1.92%) Qualys
13 18 (1.82%) Juniper
14 16 (1.62%) IBM
14 16 (1.62%) ServiceNow
15 15 (1.52%) Adobe
15 15 (1.52%) SolarWinds
16 13 (1.31%) Symantec
17 12 (1.21%) HP
17 12 (1.21%) McAfee