Period
to 8 March 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 8 March 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
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 181 141
Rank change year-on-year +7 -40 -4
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 290 394 871
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.45% 1.45% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 3.04% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 270 633
Median daily rate £500 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £357 £375 £400
90th Percentile £638 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £35.87
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £43.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +0.57% +9.38%

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 9,722 12,949 21,178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.67% 47.55% 48.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,181 9,720 16,172
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £353 £369 £363
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
England median daily rate £495 £493 £484
% change year-on-year +0.51% +1.76% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 94 97
Median hourly rate £41.32 £47.83 £36.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.61% +30.43% +22.74%
10th Percentile £21.54 £18.72 £18.70
90th Percentile £68.36 £64.96 £53.75
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%

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 8 March 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 8 March 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 +40 32 £550 +22.22% 45
West London +38 17 £510 +7.37% 27
South London +11 5 £560 +4.58% 2
East London +28 2 £575 -13.21% 13
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 8 March 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.

1 218 (75.17%) Python
2 162 (55.86%) Linux
3 155 (53.45%) DevOps
4 120 (41.38%) AWS
5 115 (39.66%) Kubernetes
6 114 (39.31%) Azure
7 113 (38.97%) Terraform
8 110 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
9 105 (36.21%) Docker
10 98 (33.79%) Ansible
11 95 (32.76%) PowerShell
12 87 (30.00%) Git (software)
13 82 (28.28%) Jenkins
14 72 (24.83%) Security Cleared
15 60 (20.69%) Infrastructure as Code
16 59 (20.34%) SC Cleared
17 52 (17.93%) Java
18 51 (17.59%) Configuration Management
18 51 (17.59%) JIRA
19 50 (17.24%) JavaScript
20 49 (16.90%) SQL
21 48 (16.55%) Test Automation
21 48 (16.55%) Puppet
22 47 (16.21%) Continuous Integration
23 45 (15.52%) Finance
24 44 (15.17%) Windows
25 40 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
26 39 (13.45%) Scrum
27 36 (12.41%) Ruby
28 35 (12.07%) GitHub

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 23 (7.93%) Confluence
2 8 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.41%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.07%) Jupyter
5 5 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.38%) Apache
7 3 (1.03%) CMS
8 2 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.69%) nginx
8 2 (0.69%) SAS
8 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.34%) DNN
9 1 (0.34%) Drupal
9 1 (0.34%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.34%) IIS
9 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 120 (41.38%) AWS
2 114 (39.31%) Azure
3 35 (12.07%) GCP
3 35 (12.07%) GitHub
4 30 (10.34%) PaaS
5 29 (10.00%) IaaS
5 29 (10.00%) Serverless
6 28 (9.66%) Amazon S3
7 23 (7.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 21 (7.24%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (4.83%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (4.83%) SaaS
11 13 (4.48%) Amazon ECS
11 13 (4.48%) Amazon EKS
12 11 (3.79%) Amazon Cognito
12 11 (3.79%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (3.79%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (2.76%) CloudFront
14 7 (2.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.62%) Firewall
2 14 (4.83%) DNS
3 12 (4.14%) HTTP
4 11 (3.79%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.45%) DHCP
6 9 (3.10%) DECT
6 9 (3.10%) SAN
6 9 (3.10%) SSL
6 9 (3.10%) VPN
6 9 (3.10%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (2.41%) IPv4
7 7 (2.41%) IPv6
7 7 (2.41%) Multicast
7 7 (2.41%) NAS
7 7 (2.41%) PPP
7 7 (2.41%) SSH
7 7 (2.41%) UPnP
8 6 (2.07%) FTP
9 5 (1.72%) Network Security
10 4 (1.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.86%) Big Data
3 15 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (5.17%) Tableau
4 14 (4.83%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (4.14%) MySQL
6 11 (3.79%) Tableau Server
7 10 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.10%) Apache Hive
9 8 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.07%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.07%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.38%) Flink
11 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.38%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.03%) BigQuery
12 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.03%) Power BI
12 3 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 87 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 82 (28.28%) Jenkins
3 51 (17.59%) JIRA
4 33 (11.38%) GitLab
5 17 (5.86%) GDB
6 13 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (3.79%) Artifactory
7 11 (3.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (3.79%) Visual Studio
8 10 (3.45%) GoCD
9 9 (3.10%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.76%) Bitbucket
10 8 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (2.76%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (2.07%) Maven
12 5 (1.72%) IntelliJ
13 4 (1.38%) git-flow
13 4 (1.38%) GNU Toolchain
13 4 (1.38%) Hudson
13 4 (1.38%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 45 (15.52%) Finance
2 18 (6.21%) Public Sector
3 15 (5.17%) Banking
4 11 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.07%) Front Office
5 6 (2.07%) Retail
6 5 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.38%) Electronics
7 4 (1.38%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.38%) Marketing
8 3 (1.03%) Advertising
9 2 (0.69%) Housing Association
9 2 (0.69%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Hebrew Language
10 1 (0.34%) International Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 54 (18.62%) Developer
3 32 (11.03%) AWS Engineer
4 26 (8.97%) Cloud Engineer
5 24 (8.28%) AWS DevOps
6 23 (7.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 19 (6.55%) Azure Engineer
7 19 (6.55%) Software Engineer
8 16 (5.52%) Architect
8 16 (5.52%) Senior DevOps
9 15 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (4.83%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 14 (4.83%) Tableau Developer
11 13 (4.48%) Security Engineer
11 13 (4.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 12 (4.14%) AWS Developer
12 12 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (3.79%) Agile Developer
13 11 (3.79%) Consultant
13 11 (3.79%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.97%) REST
2 25 (8.62%) Kafka
3 23 (7.93%) Elastic Stack
4 21 (7.24%) JSON
5 20 (6.90%) YAML
6 18 (6.21%) .NET
7 16 (5.52%) Node.js
7 16 (5.52%) Web Services
8 12 (4.14%) HTML
9 9 (3.10%) gRPC
9 9 (3.10%) LDAP
10 7 (2.41%) Spring
11 6 (2.07%) CSS
11 6 (2.07%) HTML5
11 6 (2.07%) Swagger
11 6 (2.07%) XML
12 5 (1.72%) GraphQL
13 4 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (1.38%) SOAP
13 4 (1.38%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.59%) Cloud Native
2 21 (7.24%) Linux Command Line
3 19 (6.55%) Public Cloud
4 16 (5.52%) Data Centre
5 15 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 13 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (3.10%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (1.72%) Video\Live Streaming
10 4 (1.38%) Clustering
10 4 (1.38%) Digital TV
10 4 (1.38%) MPEG
10 4 (1.38%) STB
11 2 (0.69%) CMDB
11 2 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.69%) NHS
11 2 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 162 (55.86%) Linux
2 44 (15.17%) Windows
3 30 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (8.28%) Unix
5 20 (6.90%) CentOS
6 14 (4.83%) Ubuntu
7 11 (3.79%) Windows Server
8 10 (3.45%) OpenWrt
9 5 (1.72%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.03%) AIX
10 3 (1.03%) Android
10 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.69%) VMS
11 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.34%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (53.45%) DevOps
2 110 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (20.69%) Infrastructure as Code
4 51 (17.59%) Configuration Management
5 48 (16.55%) Test Automation
6 47 (16.21%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (13.45%) Scrum
8 35 (12.07%) Microservices
9 32 (11.03%) Kanban
9 32 (11.03%) Software Engineering
10 28 (9.66%) Analytics
10 28 (9.66%) Migration
11 24 (8.28%) Continuous Deployment
11 24 (8.28%) Data Modelling
12 23 (7.93%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (7.93%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 22 (7.59%) TDD
14 20 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
14 20 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 218 (75.17%) Python
2 95 (32.76%) PowerShell
3 52 (17.93%) Java
4 50 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 49 (16.90%) SQL
6 36 (12.41%) Ruby
7 34 (11.72%) Perl
8 33 (11.38%) Go
9 29 (10.00%) Shell Script
10 24 (8.28%) C
11 18 (6.21%) C#
12 17 (5.86%) C++
13 8 (2.76%) PHP
13 8 (2.76%) R
14 4 (1.38%) Groovy
14 4 (1.38%) Korn
15 3 (1.03%) AWK
15 3 (1.03%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.03%) Scala
15 3 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (24.83%) Security Cleared
2 59 (20.34%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.79%) AWS Certification
4 10 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.76%) Degree
6 6 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.72%) DBS Check
8 3 (1.03%) CCA
9 2 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.69%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.69%) RHCE
10 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.34%) MCP
10 1 (0.34%) MCSA
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.34%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.34%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.55%) QA
2 9 (3.10%) JTAG
3 2 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.69%) GDPR
3 2 (0.69%) MiFID
3 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) NIST
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 105 (36.21%) Docker
2 22 (7.59%) Active Directory
3 16 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.07%) vSphere
6 5 (1.72%) NFS
6 5 (1.72%) Samba
7 4 (1.38%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 4 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.03%) Firmware
8 3 (1.03%) GPFS
8 3 (1.03%) KVM
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (1.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.69%) OCFS2
9 2 (0.69%) Postfix
9 2 (0.69%) qmail
9 2 (0.69%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 115 (39.66%) Kubernetes
2 113 (38.97%) Terraform
3 98 (33.79%) Ansible
4 48 (16.55%) Puppet
5 40 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (5.86%) Grafana
7 16 (5.52%) Prometheus
8 14 (4.83%) Consul
9 10 (3.45%) Packer
9 10 (3.45%) Rundeck
10 8 (2.76%) Nagios
11 6 (2.07%) Istio
11 6 (2.07%) logstash
12 5 (1.72%) Salt
13 4 (1.38%) HP SIM
13 4 (1.38%) Icinga
13 4 (1.38%) Kibana
13 4 (1.38%) Opsview
13 4 (1.38%) Rancher
14 3 (1.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (10.69%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.62%) Splunk
3 23 (7.93%) VMware
4 22 (7.59%) Atlassian
5 21 (7.24%) Red Hat
6 15 (5.17%) Oracle
7 12 (4.14%) Google
7 12 (4.14%) SaltStack
8 10 (3.45%) ServiceNow
9 9 (3.10%) Dell
10 8 (2.76%) HP
11 7 (2.41%) AppDynamics
12 6 (2.07%) EMC
12 6 (2.07%) SAP
13 5 (1.72%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.72%) Dynatrace
13 5 (1.72%) New Relic
14 4 (1.38%) Confluent
14 4 (1.38%) Qualys
15 3 (1.03%) Twitter