Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 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
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 149 137
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 -5
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 303 773 995
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.72% 1.87% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 3.93% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 563 748
Median daily rate £525 £550 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +2.80% +7.00%
10th Percentile £385 £400 £400
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 8
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £51.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.54% +27.81%
England median hourly rate £33.00 £46.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% +16.88% -3.03%

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 8,781 19,685 22,679
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 49.86% 47.57% 48.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,281 14,891 17,293
Median daily rate £525 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +4.08%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £358
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 122 199
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.59 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.33% -13.92% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23.82 £20.33 £17.52
90th Percentile £63.75 £60.47 £68.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -18.60% +3.61% +0.30%

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 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 2020. 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 +60 69 £525 -4.55% 21
West London +37 10 £450 -10.00% 9
South London +7 10 £463 -15.91% 9
East London +37 9 £498 -0.50% 1
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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.

1 206 (67.99%) Python
2 204 (67.33%) Linux
3 152 (50.17%) DevOps
4 123 (40.59%) AWS
5 107 (35.31%) Terraform
6 102 (33.66%) Kubernetes
7 92 (30.36%) Docker
8 87 (28.71%) Java
9 84 (27.72%) Git (software)
10 82 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
10 82 (27.06%) Ansible
11 81 (26.73%) Windows
12 80 (26.40%) Azure
13 79 (26.07%) PowerShell
14 75 (24.75%) Jenkins
14 75 (24.75%) SQL
15 63 (20.79%) Unix
15 63 (20.79%) Finance
16 61 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
17 59 (19.47%) Infrastructure as Code
18 53 (17.49%) Oracle
19 52 (17.16%) Ruby
20 51 (16.83%) Security Cleared
21 49 (16.17%) Microsoft
21 49 (16.17%) Microservices
22 48 (15.84%) Linux Command Line
23 47 (15.51%) DNS
23 47 (15.51%) Puppet
24 44 (14.52%) SC Cleared
25 42 (13.86%) JavaScript

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 19 (6.27%) Confluence
1 19 (6.27%) Elasticsearch
1 19 (6.27%) Tomcat
2 15 (4.95%) Apache
3 13 (4.29%) nginx
4 12 (3.96%) Apache Spark
5 7 (2.31%) Jupyter
6 6 (1.98%) Apache Airflow
6 6 (1.98%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.32%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.99%) JBoss
9 2 (0.66%) Drupal
9 2 (0.66%) IIS
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.33%) Jetty
10 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.32%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Actimize
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 123 (40.59%) AWS
2 80 (26.40%) Azure
3 34 (11.22%) PaaS
4 31 (10.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 29 (9.57%) GCP
6 26 (8.58%) GitHub
7 23 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (7.26%) Amazon EKS
8 22 (7.26%) Serverless
9 21 (6.93%) SaaS
10 19 (6.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 18 (5.94%) Amazon S3
12 16 (5.28%) AWS Lambda
13 14 (4.62%) Route 53
14 13 (4.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 11 (3.63%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (3.63%) Datadog
15 11 (3.63%) OpenShift
16 8 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
16 8 (2.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (15.51%) DNS
2 35 (11.55%) Firewall
3 32 (10.56%) TCP/IP
4 28 (9.24%) HTTP
4 28 (9.24%) VPN
5 18 (5.94%) LAN
6 17 (5.61%) Internet
6 17 (5.61%) SSL
6 17 (5.61%) TACACS
7 15 (4.95%) Network Security
8 14 (4.62%) Kerberos
8 14 (4.62%) WAN
9 13 (4.29%) SNMP
10 12 (3.96%) OSPF
11 11 (3.63%) DMZ
12 8 (2.64%) DHCP
13 5 (1.65%) Multicast
14 4 (1.32%) HTTPS
14 4 (1.32%) IPv6
14 4 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.20%) Big Data
2 34 (11.22%) MySQL
3 31 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (8.91%) SQL Server
5 21 (6.93%) Hadoop
6 16 (5.28%) MongoDB
6 16 (5.28%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.62%) NoSQL
8 13 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (4.29%) Apache Hive
8 13 (4.29%) Redis
9 10 (3.30%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.30%) Sqoop
10 8 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.31%) HBase
11 7 (2.31%) MariaDB
12 6 (1.98%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.65%) Sybase ASE
14 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 84 (27.72%) Git (software)
2 75 (24.75%) Jenkins
3 35 (11.55%) JIRA
4 15 (4.95%) Bitbucket
4 15 (4.95%) Subversion
5 13 (4.29%) GitLab
6 12 (3.96%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.63%) ClearCase
8 9 (2.97%) Maven
8 9 (2.97%) Vagrant
8 9 (2.97%) Visual Studio
9 8 (2.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (2.64%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (2.31%) Artifactory
11 5 (1.65%) Terragrunt
12 4 (1.32%) Ant
12 4 (1.32%) Bitbucket Server
12 4 (1.32%) CircleCI
12 4 (1.32%) Gradle
12 4 (1.32%) JUnit
General
1 63 (20.79%) Finance
2 20 (6.60%) Banking
3 17 (5.61%) Public Sector
4 11 (3.63%) Front Office
5 7 (2.31%) Electronics
5 7 (2.31%) Retail
6 6 (1.98%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.32%) Marketing
9 3 (0.99%) Law
10 2 (0.66%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) International Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (31.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (12.54%) Cloud Engineer
3 31 (10.23%) AWS Engineer
3 31 (10.23%) Developer
4 23 (7.59%) Support Engineer
5 20 (6.60%) Azure Engineer
6 18 (5.94%) AWS DevOps
7 17 (5.61%) Applications Engineer
7 17 (5.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 16 (5.28%) Applications Support
8 16 (5.28%) Applications Support Engineer
8 16 (5.28%) Architect
8 16 (5.28%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 16 (5.28%) Consultant
8 16 (5.28%) Operations Engineer
8 16 (5.28%) Platform Engineer
9 15 (4.95%) Administrator
10 13 (4.29%) Senior DevOps
10 13 (4.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.63%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.93%) Elastic Stack
1 21 (6.93%) LAMP
2 18 (5.94%) JSON
2 18 (5.94%) Web Services
3 17 (5.61%) HTML
3 17 (5.61%) LDAP
3 17 (5.61%) Node.js
4 16 (5.28%) RESTful
5 14 (4.62%) .NET
5 14 (4.62%) CSS
6 11 (3.63%) Django
7 9 (2.97%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.97%) REST
7 9 (2.97%) Sensu
7 9 (2.97%) YAML
8 8 (2.64%) Middleware
8 8 (2.64%) OAuth
9 7 (2.31%) Kafka
9 7 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (2.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.84%) Linux Command Line
2 39 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.28%) Cloud Native
4 15 (4.95%) Public Cloud
5 14 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.96%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.64%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (2.64%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.31%) Clustering
8 7 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.98%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.98%) User Experience
10 5 (1.65%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.99%) Derivative
11 3 (0.99%) Fibre Optics
11 3 (0.99%) PKI
12 2 (0.66%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.66%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 204 (67.33%) Linux
2 81 (26.73%) Windows
3 63 (20.79%) Unix
4 31 (10.23%) CentOS
5 29 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (9.24%) Windows Server
7 20 (6.60%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.32%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.99%) Android
9 3 (0.99%) Solaris
10 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.66%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.66%) Debian
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.33%) AIX
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.33%) Fedora
11 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (50.17%) DevOps
2 82 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (19.47%) Infrastructure as Code
5 49 (16.17%) Microservices
6 35 (11.55%) Configuration Management
7 32 (10.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (8.91%) Migration
8 27 (8.91%) Open Source
9 25 (8.25%) Scrum
9 25 (8.25%) Software Engineering
10 23 (7.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 22 (7.26%) Data Science
12 20 (6.60%) Deployment Automation
12 20 (6.60%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (5.94%) Performance Monitoring
14 17 (5.61%) Analytics
14 17 (5.61%) ITIL
15 16 (5.28%) Network Virtualisation
16 15 (4.95%) Immutable Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 206 (67.99%) Python
2 87 (28.71%) Java
3 79 (26.07%) PowerShell
4 75 (24.75%) SQL
5 52 (17.16%) Ruby
6 42 (13.86%) JavaScript
7 39 (12.87%) Shell Script
8 38 (12.54%) Perl
9 28 (9.24%) Go
10 23 (7.59%) C
11 21 (6.93%) C#
12 16 (5.28%) C++
12 16 (5.28%) PHP
13 15 (4.95%) Groovy
13 15 (4.95%) PL/SQL
14 12 (3.96%) T-SQL
15 10 (3.30%) C-shell
16 9 (2.97%) TypeScript
17 8 (2.64%) Kotlin
18 7 (2.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 44 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.95%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.30%) Degree
5 8 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.98%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.32%) CCNP
8 3 (0.99%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.99%) OCP
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.66%) CCNA
9 2 (0.66%) CISSP
9 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.66%) MCSE
9 2 (0.66%) SANS
9 2 (0.66%) SSCP
10 1 (0.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.97%) QA
2 6 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) PMO
5 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 92 (30.36%) Docker
2 20 (6.60%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (3.96%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.64%) HDFS
6 4 (1.32%) iptables
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.99%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.66%) BusyBox
8 2 (0.66%) Gluster
8 2 (0.66%) KVM
8 2 (0.66%) NFS
8 2 (0.66%) zsh
9 1 (0.33%) LXC
9 1 (0.33%) Samba
9 1 (0.33%) Varnish
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 107 (35.31%) Terraform
2 102 (33.66%) Kubernetes
3 82 (27.06%) Ansible
4 47 (15.51%) Puppet
5 32 (10.56%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (6.27%) Prometheus
7 16 (5.28%) Nagios
8 13 (4.29%) Packer
9 9 (2.97%) logstash
10 8 (2.64%) Hadoop YARN
11 7 (2.31%) Consul
11 7 (2.31%) Oozie
11 7 (2.31%) Salt
12 6 (1.98%) Ambari
12 6 (1.98%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (1.98%) Grafana
12 6 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (1.65%) Data Guard
14 4 (1.32%) Jamf Pro
14 4 (1.32%) Rancher
Vendors
1 53 (17.49%) Oracle
2 49 (16.17%) Microsoft
3 34 (11.22%) Splunk
4 18 (5.94%) Sybase
5 17 (5.61%) Cloudera
6 16 (5.28%) Red Hat
7 13 (4.29%) VMware
8 11 (3.63%) Hortonworks
8 11 (3.63%) IBM
9 10 (3.30%) SaltStack
10 9 (2.97%) Google
11 8 (2.64%) Lets Encrypt
12 7 (2.31%) Axway
12 7 (2.31%) CA
12 7 (2.31%) Cisco
13 5 (1.65%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.65%) SAP
14 4 (1.32%) AppDynamics
14 4 (1.32%) StreamSets
14 4 (1.32%) Tableau