Period
to 14 October 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 14 October 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
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 155 137 141
Rank change year-on-year -18 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 658 937 876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.77% 2.05% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 4.08% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 698 624
London median daily rate £550 £534 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.04% +4.15% +5.13%
10th Percentile £377 £400 £366
90th Percentile £750 £675 £625
England median daily rate £513 £513 £500
% change year-on-year - +2.50% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
London median hourly rate £35.00 £51.13 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.54% +73.31% -26.25%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +8.13%

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 17,668 22,968 21,483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.58% 50.25% 48.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,403 17,468 16,133
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £348
90th Percentile £700 £675 £663
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 137 143
London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £21.00 £18.00 £17.80
90th Percentile £58.75 £63.27 £51.60
England median hourly rate £44.53 £42.27 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.36% +5.66% +6.67%

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 14 October 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 14 October 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 14 October 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 -44 106 £550 - 62
South London +4 27 £550 +4.76% 16
West London +28 24 £463 -11.90% 29
East London +18 24 £550 +10.00% 9
North London +2 1 £350 -46.15%
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 14 October 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.

1 536 (81.46%) Python
2 446 (67.78%) Linux
3 389 (59.12%) DevOps
4 282 (42.86%) AWS
5 269 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
6 246 (37.39%) Jenkins
7 223 (33.89%) Docker
7 223 (33.89%) Terraform
8 220 (33.43%) Git (software)
9 218 (33.13%) Ansible
10 188 (28.57%) Java
11 174 (26.44%) Kubernetes
12 164 (24.92%) Puppet
13 158 (24.01%) Ruby
14 154 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
15 146 (22.19%) Configuration Management
16 145 (22.04%) Perl
16 145 (22.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 144 (21.88%) PowerShell
18 143 (21.73%) Finance
19 124 (18.84%) Red Hat
20 123 (18.69%) Windows
20 123 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
20 123 (18.69%) Azure
21 120 (18.24%) JIRA
22 114 (17.33%) Infrastructure as Code
23 109 (16.57%) Security Cleared
24 104 (15.81%) Scrum
25 98 (14.89%) SQL
26 95 (14.44%) Kanban

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 50 (7.60%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (6.99%) Apache
3 39 (5.93%) Confluence
4 31 (4.71%) Apache Spark
4 31 (4.71%) Tomcat
5 24 (3.65%) nginx
6 17 (2.58%) JBoss
7 16 (2.43%) OpenStack
8 13 (1.98%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.52%) IIS
10 9 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.22%) Apache Airflow
11 8 (1.22%) Ethereum
11 8 (1.22%) Hyperledger
11 8 (1.22%) Jetty
12 6 (0.91%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.91%) Oracle Self-Service HR
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (0.76%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.30%) SPSS
4 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (1.37%) Distributed Ledger
1 9 (1.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 9 (1.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 8 (1.22%) R3 Corda
3 6 (0.91%) Magento
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle FAH
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle iProcurement
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.15%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 282 (42.86%) AWS
2 123 (18.69%) Azure
3 77 (11.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 74 (11.25%) GCP
5 69 (10.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 55 (8.36%) Datadog
7 54 (8.21%) Amazon S3
7 54 (8.21%) GitHub
8 48 (7.29%) PaaS
8 48 (7.29%) Serverless
9 46 (6.99%) Amazon EC2
10 39 (5.93%) AWS Lambda
11 38 (5.78%) Amazon ECS
12 36 (5.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 32 (4.86%) OpenShift
14 31 (4.71%) CloudFront
14 31 (4.71%) IaaS
14 31 (4.71%) Route 53
15 18 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
16 13 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.56%) VPN
2 28 (4.26%) HTTP
2 28 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 25 (3.80%) Firewall
4 24 (3.65%) DNS
5 22 (3.34%) Internet
6 17 (2.58%) SSH
7 12 (1.82%) Network Security
8 10 (1.52%) DHCP
8 10 (1.52%) SSL
8 10 (1.52%) VoIP
9 9 (1.37%) MQTT
9 9 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (1.22%) Multicast
10 8 (1.22%) VLAN
11 7 (1.06%) FTP
11 7 (1.06%) IPFS
11 7 (1.06%) Kerberos
11 7 (1.06%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 6 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (9.42%) MySQL
2 60 (9.12%) Big Data
3 41 (6.23%) Amazon RDS
3 41 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (5.47%) MongoDB
5 35 (5.32%) Hadoop
6 33 (5.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (4.71%) SQL Server
8 30 (4.56%) Redis
9 21 (3.19%) NoSQL
10 20 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (2.89%) Relational Database
12 17 (2.58%) RDBMS
13 15 (2.28%) Flink
14 13 (1.98%) Blockchain
15 12 (1.82%) InfluxDB
16 10 (1.52%) Oracle Database
17 9 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
18 8 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
18 8 (1.22%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 246 (37.39%) Jenkins
2 220 (33.43%) Git (software)
3 120 (18.24%) JIRA
4 69 (10.49%) Sonatype Nexus
5 36 (5.47%) GitLab
6 30 (4.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (3.80%) CircleCI
8 24 (3.65%) Visual Studio Team System
9 20 (3.04%) Maven
10 17 (2.58%) Gradle
11 16 (2.43%) TeamCity
11 16 (2.43%) Vagrant
12 15 (2.28%) Bitbucket
12 15 (2.28%) SonarQube
13 12 (1.82%) Selenium
14 11 (1.67%) Subversion
15 10 (1.52%) Hudson
15 10 (1.52%) Mercurial
16 9 (1.37%) Ant
16 9 (1.37%) Cucumber
General
1 143 (21.73%) Finance
2 44 (6.69%) Banking
3 24 (3.65%) Public Sector
4 18 (2.74%) Marketing
5 13 (1.98%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.82%) Retail
7 8 (1.22%) Games
8 5 (0.76%) International Banking
9 4 (0.61%) Advertising
9 4 (0.61%) Front Office
9 4 (0.61%) Legal
9 4 (0.61%) Publishing
9 4 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.46%) Back Office
11 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.30%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 267 (40.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 96 (14.59%) Developer
3 80 (12.16%) Cloud Engineer
4 69 (10.49%) AWS Engineer
5 49 (7.45%) AWS DevOps
6 46 (6.99%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 43 (6.53%) Linux Engineer
8 29 (4.41%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 28 (4.26%) Azure Engineer
9 28 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
9 28 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
10 26 (3.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 25 (3.80%) Architect
11 25 (3.80%) Python Developer
12 23 (3.50%) Automation Engineer
12 23 (3.50%) Data Engineer
13 21 (3.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 19 (2.89%) Java Developer
14 19 (2.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 19 (2.89%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (12.61%) JSON
2 64 (9.73%) Node.js
3 55 (8.36%) Kafka
4 50 (7.60%) Elastic Stack
5 47 (7.14%) Web Services
6 38 (5.78%) .NET
6 38 (5.78%) XML
7 35 (5.32%) REST
8 27 (4.10%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (3.80%) Flask
10 24 (3.65%) Django
11 20 (3.04%) HTML
12 19 (2.89%) Middleware
13 18 (2.74%) Spring
14 17 (2.58%) RESTful
15 16 (2.43%) Swagger
16 15 (2.28%) Spring Boot
17 13 (1.98%) ActiveMQ
17 13 (1.98%) Java EE
17 13 (1.98%) React
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.03%) Linux Command Line
2 44 (6.69%) Data Centre
3 37 (5.62%) Public Cloud
4 35 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.65%) Cloud Native
6 21 (3.19%) Enterprise Cloud
7 19 (2.89%) PKI
8 16 (2.43%) User Experience
9 15 (2.28%) Mobile App
10 13 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
11 12 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.52%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.37%) Wiki
14 8 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
14 8 (1.22%) Bitcoin
14 8 (1.22%) Derivative
15 6 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
15 6 (0.91%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 446 (67.78%) Linux
2 145 (22.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 123 (18.69%) Windows
4 80 (12.16%) Unix
5 73 (11.09%) CentOS
6 36 (5.47%) Ubuntu
7 24 (3.65%) Apple iOS
8 17 (2.58%) Android
8 17 (2.58%) Mac OS X
9 16 (2.43%) Windows Server
10 12 (1.82%) Mac OS
11 9 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (1.22%) Debian
13 6 (0.91%) VMS
14 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X Server
14 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.46%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.46%) Fedora
16 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (59.12%) DevOps
2 269 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (22.19%) Configuration Management
4 123 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
5 114 (17.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 104 (15.81%) Scrum
7 95 (14.44%) Kanban
8 86 (13.07%) Migration
9 73 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
10 72 (10.94%) ITIL
11 65 (9.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 58 (8.81%) Open Source
13 53 (8.05%) TDD
14 51 (7.75%) Test Automation
15 50 (7.60%) Infrastructure Automation
16 47 (7.14%) Microservices
17 46 (6.99%) High Availability
18 39 (5.93%) Analytics
19 38 (5.78%) Software Engineering
20 36 (5.47%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 536 (81.46%) Python
2 188 (28.57%) Java
3 158 (24.01%) Ruby
4 145 (22.04%) Perl
5 144 (21.88%) PowerShell
6 98 (14.89%) SQL
7 79 (12.01%) Shell Script
8 73 (11.09%) JavaScript
9 69 (10.49%) Go
10 37 (5.62%) Groovy
11 36 (5.47%) Scala
12 35 (5.32%) C#
12 35 (5.32%) PHP
13 31 (4.71%) C++
14 19 (2.89%) Korn
15 15 (2.28%) C
16 14 (2.13%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.67%) Clojure
18 8 (1.22%) Objective-C
18 8 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (16.57%) Security Cleared
2 53 (8.05%) SC Cleared
3 39 (5.93%) AWS Certification
4 29 (4.41%) RHCE
5 28 (4.26%) Degree
6 15 (2.28%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.06%) CEH
9 7 (1.06%) CISSP
9 7 (1.06%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.91%) CCNP
11 4 (0.61%) CCNA
12 3 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.46%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.46%) PhD
13 2 (0.30%) CISA
13 2 (0.30%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.58%) QA
2 8 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.22%) SLA
3 7 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (0.91%) NIST
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.15%) GDPR
5 1 (0.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 223 (33.89%) Docker
2 42 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.65%) Active Directory
4 14 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (1.52%) KVM
6 8 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.06%) Xen
8 6 (0.91%) vSphere
9 5 (0.76%) HDFS
9 5 (0.76%) Samba
9 5 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.61%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.61%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.46%) Firmware
11 3 (0.46%) oVirt
11 3 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.30%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 223 (33.89%) Terraform
2 218 (33.13%) Ansible
3 174 (26.44%) Kubernetes
4 164 (24.92%) Puppet
5 154 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (5.62%) Salt
7 31 (4.71%) Grafana
8 28 (4.26%) Suricata
9 24 (3.65%) Packer
10 22 (3.34%) logstash
11 21 (3.19%) Consul
12 19 (2.89%) Kibana
13 16 (2.43%) ZABBIX
14 15 (2.28%) Nagios
15 14 (2.13%) Graphite
16 11 (1.67%) Hadoop YARN
17 9 (1.37%) Jamf Pro
18 7 (1.06%) Cobbler
19 6 (0.91%) Istio
19 6 (0.91%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 124 (18.84%) Red Hat
2 67 (10.18%) Splunk
3 53 (8.05%) VMware
4 50 (7.60%) Microsoft
5 49 (7.45%) Atlassian
6 48 (7.29%) Google
7 47 (7.14%) Oracle
8 33 (5.02%) ServiceNow
9 29 (4.41%) Qualys
10 15 (2.28%) Cloudera
10 15 (2.28%) MuleSoft
10 15 (2.28%) SaltStack
11 14 (2.13%) Hortonworks
12 13 (1.98%) Cisco
13 12 (1.82%) Dell
14 11 (1.67%) New Relic
14 11 (1.67%) Tableau
15 10 (1.52%) Citrix
15 10 (1.52%) IBM
15 10 (1.52%) Rackspace