Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 142 144
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +91
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 952 836 818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.09% 1.91% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.16% 3.97% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 587 576
London median daily rate £538 £520 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +9.47% +5.56%
10th Percentile £400 £373 £363
90th Percentile £675 £625 £609
England median daily rate £513 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
London median hourly rate £50.00 £29.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.49% -26.25% -23.33%
10th Percentile £20.25 £19.95 £37.50
90th Percentile £65.85 £40.25 £42.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -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 22,904 21,071 19,662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 50.32% 48.19% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,452 15,766 14,819
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £340 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £631
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 141 104
London median hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £30.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.86% +16.52% +15.30%
10th Percentile £18.00 £17.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £62.77 £52.50 £57.32
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +39 216 £550 +8.37% 105
South London -25 66 £525 +13.51% 7
West London -12 28 £525 -2.33% 34
East London -11 26 £500 -8.26% 11
North London +1 1 £650 +62.50% 1
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 724 (76.05%) Python
2 639 (67.12%) Linux
3 594 (62.39%) DevOps
4 444 (46.64%) Jenkins
4 444 (46.64%) Docker
5 436 (45.80%) Agile Software Development
6 425 (44.64%) Amazon AWS
7 395 (41.49%) Ansible
8 320 (33.61%) Puppet
9 297 (31.20%) Git (software)
10 268 (28.15%) Continuous Integration
11 266 (27.94%) Java
12 258 (27.10%) Kubernetes
13 253 (26.58%) Terraform
14 245 (25.74%) Opscode Chef
15 239 (25.11%) Unix
16 225 (23.63%) Ruby
17 208 (21.85%) Configuration Management
18 191 (20.06%) Windows
19 186 (19.54%) SQL
19 186 (19.54%) Finance
20 185 (19.43%) Perl
21 155 (16.28%) PowerShell
22 153 (16.07%) Scrum
23 142 (14.92%) Test Automation
24 138 (14.50%) CentOS
25 137 (14.39%) GitHub
26 131 (13.76%) Shell Script
27 129 (13.55%) Red Hat
28 124 (13.03%) Banking

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 (9.03%) Apache
2 76 (7.98%) Confluence
3 70 (7.35%) nginx
4 68 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
5 54 (5.67%) Tomcat
6 39 (4.10%) Apache Spark
7 35 (3.68%) IIS
8 25 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 21 (2.21%) Jetty
10 20 (2.10%) OpenStack
10 20 (2.10%) WebSphere
11 19 (2.00%) Mongrel
12 15 (1.58%) Apache Solr
13 12 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 9 (0.95%) JBoss
14 9 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (0.74%) CMS
16 6 (0.63%) Gunicorn
16 6 (0.63%) WordPress
17 5 (0.53%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 44 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 44 (4.62%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.21%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.16%) ION MarketView
2 8 (0.84%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.21%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 2 (0.21%) Global One
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.11%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 425 (44.64%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (14.39%) GitHub
3 121 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 112 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
5 105 (11.03%) Amazon S3
6 92 (9.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 81 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 65 (6.83%) AWS CloudFormation
9 62 (6.51%) Serverless
10 58 (6.09%) AWS Lambda
11 51 (5.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 43 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
13 37 (3.89%) Route 53
14 29 (3.05%) CloudFront
15 28 (2.94%) IaaS
16 25 (2.63%) npm
17 22 (2.31%) PaaS
18 19 (2.00%) Heroku
18 19 (2.00%) Sumo Logic
19 18 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 75 (7.88%) Firewall
2 73 (7.67%) DNS
3 59 (6.20%) TCP/IP
4 46 (4.83%) SSL
5 43 (4.52%) HTTP
6 30 (3.15%) SSH
7 27 (2.84%) Internet
8 21 (2.21%) VPN
9 20 (2.10%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (1.68%) MPLS
11 13 (1.37%) Kerberos
12 12 (1.26%) BGP
12 12 (1.26%) SAN
13 11 (1.16%) DHCP
14 10 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
15 9 (0.95%) NAS
15 9 (0.95%) VLAN
16 8 (0.84%) Network Security
16 8 (0.84%) OpenVPN
16 8 (0.84%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (12.50%) Big Data
2 111 (11.66%) Hadoop
3 100 (10.50%) PostgreSQL
4 95 (9.98%) MongoDB
5 89 (9.35%) MySQL
6 86 (9.03%) SQL Server
7 65 (6.83%) Apache Hive
8 56 (5.88%) NoSQL
9 52 (5.46%) Impala
10 46 (4.83%) Sqoop
11 42 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
12 40 (4.20%) Relational Database
13 31 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (2.63%) HBase
15 24 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (2.00%) Redis
17 16 (1.68%) RDBMS
18 13 (1.37%) DB2
19 11 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
20 8 (0.84%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 444 (46.64%) Jenkins
2 297 (31.20%) Git (software)
3 120 (12.61%) JIRA
4 110 (11.55%) Maven
5 74 (7.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 69 (7.25%) GitLab
7 65 (6.83%) Artifactory
8 60 (6.30%) Vagrant
9 52 (5.46%) TeamCity
10 49 (5.15%) Ant
11 44 (4.62%) Gradle
12 40 (4.20%) SonarQube
13 38 (3.99%) Selenium
14 37 (3.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 31 (3.26%) Gerrit
16 25 (2.63%) Subversion
17 24 (2.52%) Bitbucket
18 21 (2.21%) CruiseControl
19 20 (2.10%) JUnit
20 19 (2.00%) MSBuild
General
1 186 (19.54%) Finance
2 124 (13.03%) Banking
3 48 (5.04%) Front Office
4 31 (3.26%) Financial Institution
5 24 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 18 (1.89%) Games
7 15 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.47%) Back Office
9 10 (1.05%) Marketing
9 10 (1.05%) Retail
10 7 (0.74%) Electronics
10 7 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.63%) Advertising
12 5 (0.53%) Publishing
13 4 (0.42%) Legal
13 4 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.21%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Cantonese Language
15 1 (0.11%) French Language
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 459 (48.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 145 (15.23%) Developer
3 122 (12.82%) AWS Engineer
4 120 (12.61%) AWS DevOps
5 106 (11.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 74 (7.77%) Senior DevOps
6 74 (7.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 63 (6.62%) Platform Engineer
8 55 (5.78%) Linux Engineer
9 52 (5.46%) Administrator
10 50 (5.25%) Java Developer
11 41 (4.31%) Cloud Engineer
12 40 (4.20%) Python Engineer
13 38 (3.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 35 (3.68%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 32 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
16 30 (3.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 27 (2.84%) Azure DevOps
17 27 (2.84%) Data Engineer
18 26 (2.73%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (12.50%) Node.js
2 98 (10.29%) Kafka
3 81 (8.51%) Elastic Stack
4 75 (7.88%) Web Services
5 43 (4.52%) Spring
6 39 (4.10%) RabbitMQ
7 35 (3.68%) AngularJS
8 34 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
9 33 (3.47%) HTML
10 32 (3.36%) .NET
11 29 (3.05%) JSON
11 29 (3.05%) React
12 28 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
13 27 (2.84%) REST
14 26 (2.73%) RESTful
15 22 (2.31%) LAMP
16 21 (2.21%) CSS
17 20 (2.10%) RxJS
17 20 (2.10%) Socket.IO
17 20 (2.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (4.94%) Wiki
2 45 (4.73%) Linux Command Line
3 42 (4.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 41 (4.31%) Fintech
5 37 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (3.89%) Device Driver
6 35 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
7 33 (3.47%) Replication
8 32 (3.36%) Computer Science
9 26 (2.73%) Clustering
10 25 (2.63%) Public Cloud
11 23 (2.42%) Fixed Income
12 21 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
13 20 (2.10%) Cloud Native
13 20 (2.10%) Data Centre
13 20 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (2.00%) iPad
14 19 (2.00%) User Experience
15 15 (1.58%) Algorithms
16 12 (1.26%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 639 (67.12%) Linux
2 239 (25.11%) Unix
3 191 (20.06%) Windows
4 138 (14.50%) CentOS
5 94 (9.87%) Ubuntu
6 90 (9.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (3.78%) Windows Server
8 28 (2.94%) CoreOS
9 23 (2.42%) Solaris
10 21 (2.21%) Debian
11 19 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (1.89%) Fedora
13 13 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (1.26%) Android
15 8 (0.84%) AIX
16 7 (0.74%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.63%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.63%) Mesosphere
18 5 (0.53%) HPUX
19 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 594 (62.39%) DevOps
2 436 (45.80%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (28.15%) Continuous Integration
4 208 (21.85%) Configuration Management
5 153 (16.07%) Scrum
6 142 (14.92%) Test Automation
7 98 (10.29%) Open Source
8 84 (8.82%) ETL
9 83 (8.72%) Microservices
9 83 (8.72%) TDD
10 78 (8.19%) Problem-Solving
11 69 (7.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 66 (6.93%) Build Automation
13 65 (6.83%) Data Analysis
14 62 (6.51%) Migration
15 56 (5.88%) Software Engineering
16 53 (5.57%) High Availability
17 51 (5.36%) Immutable Infrastructure
18 47 (4.94%) Data Extraction
19 46 (4.83%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 724 (76.05%) Python
2 266 (27.94%) Java
3 225 (23.63%) Ruby
4 186 (19.54%) SQL
5 185 (19.43%) Perl
6 155 (16.28%) PowerShell
7 131 (13.76%) Shell Script
8 110 (11.55%) Go
9 99 (10.40%) JavaScript
10 82 (8.61%) Korn
11 76 (7.98%) Groovy
12 53 (5.57%) Scala
13 50 (5.25%) C#
14 38 (3.99%) C++
15 27 (2.84%) Java 8
16 21 (2.21%) TypeScript
17 20 (2.10%) PHP
18 19 (2.00%) R
19 18 (1.89%) C
20 10 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 113 (11.87%) Security Cleared
2 105 (11.03%) SC Cleared
3 39 (4.10%) Degree
4 33 (3.47%) AWS Certification
5 17 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.37%) RHCE
7 11 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.05%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.95%) CCNP
10 7 (0.74%) CISSP
10 7 (0.74%) JNCIP
11 6 (0.63%) CCIE
12 5 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.32%) CCA
14 3 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
14 3 (0.32%) SSCP
15 2 (0.21%) CISA
15 2 (0.21%) CREST Certified
15 2 (0.21%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.99%) QA
2 8 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.63%) GDPR
4 3 (0.32%) MiFID
5 2 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.21%) EMIR
5 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (0.21%) NIST 800
System Software
1 444 (46.64%) Docker
2 60 (6.30%) HDFS
3 48 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (3.89%) Active Directory
5 26 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
6 25 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 23 (2.42%) VirtualBox
8 20 (2.10%) etcd
8 20 (2.10%) flannel
9 16 (1.68%) NFS
10 15 (1.58%) Xen
11 14 (1.47%) Hyper-V
12 11 (1.16%) Squid
13 10 (1.05%) vCloud
14 8 (0.84%) Postfix
15 7 (0.74%) KVM
16 6 (0.63%) Varnish
16 6 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
17 5 (0.53%) Firmware
17 5 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 395 (41.49%) Ansible
2 320 (33.61%) Puppet
3 258 (27.10%) Kubernetes
4 253 (26.58%) Terraform
5 245 (25.74%) Opscode Chef
6 86 (9.03%) Nagios
7 70 (7.35%) Grafana
8 63 (6.62%) Hadoop YARN
9 62 (6.51%) logstash
10 58 (6.09%) Prometheus
11 56 (5.88%) Packer
12 50 (5.25%) Kibana
13 39 (4.10%) Icinga
13 39 (4.10%) Mesos
14 38 (3.99%) Salt
14 38 (3.99%) ZABBIX
15 37 (3.89%) Consul
16 28 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
17 26 (2.73%) HAProxy
18 24 (2.52%) rkt
Vendors
1 129 (13.55%) Red Hat
2 110 (11.55%) Oracle
3 93 (9.77%) Google
4 91 (9.56%) Splunk
5 82 (8.61%) VMware
6 65 (6.83%) Microsoft
7 59 (6.20%) Cloudera
8 51 (5.36%) Atlassian
9 44 (4.62%) New Relic
10 35 (3.68%) AppDynamics
10 35 (3.68%) Hortonworks
11 32 (3.36%) IBM
12 29 (3.05%) SaltStack
13 21 (2.21%) Sybase
14 17 (1.79%) Tableau
15 16 (1.68%) Cisco
15 16 (1.68%) Rackspace
16 15 (1.58%) SAP
17 13 (1.37%) Citrix
18 12 (1.26%) Adobe