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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 175 212
Rank change year-on-year +56 +37  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 415 322 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.11% 1.43% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 3.35% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 228 167
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £384 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -3.33% +24.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -45.00% +135.29%  

Bash Shell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9071 9603 8953
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 46.03% 42.56% 41.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6747 7235 6478
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 51 45
Median hourly rate £44.25 £32.50 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.15% +18.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.25 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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
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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 85 £470 +3.86% 30
Croydon +14 10 £470 +10.58% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £575 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -
Uxbridge - 1 £300 -
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 671 (75.65%) Linux
2 588 (66.29%) Python
3 510 (57.50%) DevOps
4 445 (50.17%) Puppet
5 357 (40.25%) Jenkins
6 333 (37.54%) Ansible
7 319 (35.96%) Amazon AWS
8 310 (34.95%) Ruby
9 307 (34.61%) Agile Software Development
10 302 (34.05%) Perl
11 293 (33.03%) Docker
12 278 (31.34%) Git (software)
13 267 (30.10%) Java
14 244 (27.51%) Continuous Integration
15 240 (27.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 223 (25.14%) Configuration Management
17 202 (22.77%) Red Hat
18 198 (22.32%) Unix
19 190 (21.42%) VMware
20 168 (18.94%) CentOS
21 152 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
22 133 (14.99%) SQL
23 132 (14.88%) Finance
24 130 (14.66%) Windows
25 124 (13.98%) Maven
26 123 (13.87%) PowerShell
26 123 (13.87%) Big Data
27 109 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure
28 108 (12.18%) Hadoop
29 106 (11.95%) Kubernetes

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 92 (10.37%) Apache
2 88 (9.92%) Tomcat
3 52 (5.86%) nginx
4 50 (5.64%) Apache Spark
5 48 (5.41%) Confluence
6 41 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
7 24 (2.71%) Apache Pig
7 24 (2.71%) OpenStack
8 23 (2.59%) IIS
9 19 (2.14%) JBoss
9 19 (2.14%) WebLogic
10 18 (2.03%) WebSphere
11 17 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
12 13 (1.47%) Apache Solr
13 11 (1.24%) Jetty
14 10 (1.13%) WildFly
15 9 (1.01%) Mule ESB
15 9 (1.01%) WordPress
16 7 (0.79%) SharePoint
16 7 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 319 (35.96%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (6.54%) Amazon EC2
4 56 (6.31%) GitHub
5 54 (6.09%) Amazon S3
6 38 (4.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 37 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 33 (3.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 30 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
9 30 (3.38%) IaaS
10 22 (2.48%) Amazon EMR
11 20 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
12 17 (1.92%) Route 53
13 15 (1.69%) PaaS
14 14 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
14 14 (1.58%) SaaS
15 12 (1.35%) G Suite
16 11 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
17 8 (0.90%) AWS CloudTrail
17 8 (0.90%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 93 (10.48%) LDAP
2 85 (9.58%) DNS
3 68 (7.67%) Firewall
4 63 (7.10%) TCP/IP
5 55 (6.20%) HTTP
6 44 (4.96%) SAN
7 43 (4.85%) VPN
8 34 (3.83%) Kerberos
9 31 (3.49%) SSL
10 25 (2.82%) Internet
11 19 (2.14%) SSH
12 17 (1.92%) DHCP
12 17 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
13 13 (1.47%) tcpdump
14 11 (1.24%) Network Security
15 10 (1.13%) NAS
16 9 (1.01%) Wireshark
17 8 (0.90%) AMQP
17 8 (0.90%) Multicast
18 7 (0.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (13.87%) Big Data
2 108 (12.18%) Hadoop
3 104 (11.72%) MySQL
4 75 (8.46%) PostgreSQL
5 74 (8.34%) Apache Hive
6 73 (8.23%) NoSQL
7 53 (5.98%) MongoDB
8 44 (4.96%) SQL Server
9 33 (3.72%) Amazon RDS
10 26 (2.93%) Relational Database
11 25 (2.82%) HBase
12 22 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (2.14%) MariaDB
13 19 (2.14%) Redis
14 18 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (2.03%) Oracle Database
15 15 (1.69%) Impala
16 13 (1.47%) Riak
17 12 (1.35%) MarkLogic
18 11 (1.24%) DB2
Development Applications
1 357 (40.25%) Jenkins
2 278 (31.34%) Git (software)
3 124 (13.98%) Maven
4 72 (8.12%) JIRA
5 53 (5.98%) Vagrant
6 40 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 34 (3.83%) Selenium
7 34 (3.83%) Subversion
8 33 (3.72%) TeamCity
9 32 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
10 25 (2.82%) JUnit
11 24 (2.71%) Gerrit
11 24 (2.71%) GitLab
12 20 (2.25%) Artifactory
12 20 (2.25%) Cucumber
12 20 (2.25%) Mockito
13 19 (2.14%) Ant
13 19 (2.14%) Mercurial
14 16 (1.80%) Hudson
14 16 (1.80%) SonarQube
General
1 132 (14.88%) Finance
2 89 (10.03%) Banking
3 28 (3.16%) Front Office
4 24 (2.71%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.48%) Retail
5 22 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.80%) Marketing
7 9 (1.01%) Games
8 7 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.56%) Law
9 5 (0.56%) Publishing
10 4 (0.45%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.23%) Back Office
11 2 (0.23%) Electronics
11 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.11%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 342 (38.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 125 (14.09%) AWS DevOps
3 117 (13.19%) Linux Engineer
4 113 (12.74%) AWS Engineer
5 108 (12.18%) Developer
6 90 (10.15%) Administrator
7 79 (8.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 71 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
9 64 (7.22%) Consultant
10 59 (6.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 56 (6.31%) DevOps Consultant
11 56 (6.31%) Linux Administrator
12 54 (6.09%) Senior DevOps
13 52 (5.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 39 (4.40%) Java Developer
15 37 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
16 31 (3.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 30 (3.38%) AWS Consultant
17 30 (3.38%) Java Engineer
18 29 (3.27%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (7.78%) Kafka
1 69 (7.78%) Web Services
2 66 (7.44%) REST
3 61 (6.88%) LAMP
4 54 (6.09%) JSON
5 50 (5.64%) Elastic Stack
6 44 (4.96%) Spring
7 43 (4.85%) HTML
8 42 (4.74%) LAPP Stack
9 40 (4.51%) .NET
10 33 (3.72%) RabbitMQ
10 33 (3.72%) XML
11 30 (3.38%) Node.js
12 28 (3.16%) J2EE
12 28 (3.16%) SOAP
13 27 (3.04%) CSS
13 27 (3.04%) Hibernate
14 24 (2.71%) LEMP Stack
15 21 (2.37%) Spring Boot
16 20 (2.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (5.64%) Linux Command Line
2 49 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (4.74%) Public Cloud
4 35 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 27 (3.04%) Algorithms
6 26 (2.93%) Clustering
7 19 (2.14%) Computer Science
8 18 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (1.69%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.35%) Credit Risk
10 12 (1.35%) Fintech
10 12 (1.35%) Replication
11 11 (1.24%) Equities
12 9 (1.01%) Cloud Native
12 9 (1.01%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.90%) Derivative
14 7 (0.79%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.79%) PKI
14 7 (0.79%) User Experience
14 7 (0.79%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 671 (75.65%) Linux
2 240 (27.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 198 (22.32%) Unix
4 168 (18.94%) CentOS
5 130 (14.66%) Windows
6 95 (10.71%) Ubuntu
7 42 (4.74%) Solaris
8 39 (4.40%) Windows Server
9 37 (4.17%) SUSE
10 32 (3.61%) AIX
11 22 (2.48%) Oracle Linux
12 20 (2.25%) Android
13 16 (1.80%) Mac OS X
13 16 (1.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 13 (1.47%) Apple iOS
15 11 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (1.01%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.90%) Windows 10
18 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
19 6 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (57.50%) DevOps
2 307 (34.61%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (27.51%) Continuous Integration
4 223 (25.14%) Configuration Management
5 105 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
6 91 (10.26%) Scrum
7 90 (10.15%) Open Source
8 73 (8.23%) Load Balancing
9 58 (6.54%) E-Commerce
10 57 (6.43%) Migration
11 56 (6.31%) Analytics
12 55 (6.20%) Microservices
13 50 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
14 48 (5.41%) Mentoring
15 42 (4.74%) ITIL
16 40 (4.51%) High Availability
17 37 (4.17%) Low Latency
17 37 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
18 32 (3.61%) SDLC
19 31 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 588 (66.29%) Python
2 310 (34.95%) Ruby
3 302 (34.05%) Perl
4 267 (30.10%) Java
5 133 (14.99%) SQL
6 123 (13.87%) PowerShell
7 78 (8.79%) Shell Script
8 77 (8.68%) JavaScript
9 45 (5.07%) PHP
10 40 (4.51%) Korn
11 38 (4.28%) C
12 37 (4.17%) C#
12 37 (4.17%) C++
13 36 (4.06%) Scala
14 30 (3.38%) Go
15 26 (2.93%) R
16 24 (2.71%) Groovy
17 17 (1.92%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.13%) Bourne shell
19 9 (1.01%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 95 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 68 (7.67%) SC Cleared
3 29 (3.27%) Degree
4 13 (1.47%) AWS Certification
4 13 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.79%) CCNP
7 6 (0.68%) CCNA
8 5 (0.56%) RHCE
8 5 (0.56%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.45%) MCSE
9 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.34%) RHCA
11 2 (0.23%) CCA
11 2 (0.23%) CCIE
11 2 (0.23%) MCITP
11 2 (0.23%) MCP
11 2 (0.23%) MCSA
12 1 (0.11%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.16%) QA
2 10 (1.13%) SLA
3 7 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.23%) SDET
6 1 (0.11%) GCP
6 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 293 (33.03%) Docker
2 109 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (6.43%) Virtual Machines
4 45 (5.07%) Active Directory
5 27 (3.04%) HDFS
6 25 (2.82%) NFS
7 23 (2.59%) KVM
7 23 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (2.25%) Xen
9 16 (1.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 16 (1.80%) VMware ESX
10 12 (1.35%) GlusterFS
10 12 (1.35%) vCloud
11 11 (1.24%) vSphere
12 10 (1.13%) Hyper-V
13 8 (0.90%) BitLocker
13 8 (0.90%) XenApp
13 8 (0.90%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.68%) iptables
14 6 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 445 (50.17%) Puppet
2 333 (37.54%) Ansible
3 152 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
4 106 (11.95%) Kubernetes
5 103 (11.61%) Terraform
6 71 (8.00%) Nagios
7 36 (4.06%) logstash
8 34 (3.83%) HAProxy
9 33 (3.72%) Kibana
10 30 (3.38%) ZABBIX
11 29 (3.27%) Hadoop YARN
12 26 (2.93%) Salt
13 21 (2.37%) Rancher
14 19 (2.14%) Graphite
15 15 (1.69%) SCCM
16 13 (1.47%) Cobbler
16 13 (1.47%) NetBackup
17 12 (1.35%) Packer
17 12 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
17 12 (1.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 202 (22.77%) Red Hat
2 190 (21.42%) VMware
3 86 (9.70%) Oracle
4 46 (5.19%) Microsoft
5 42 (4.74%) IBM
6 41 (4.62%) Google
6 41 (4.62%) Splunk
7 33 (3.72%) HP
8 27 (3.04%) Veritas
9 24 (2.71%) Atlassian
9 24 (2.71%) EMC
10 21 (2.37%) Hortonworks
10 21 (2.37%) SaltStack
11 17 (1.92%) New Relic
12 16 (1.80%) Cisco
13 15 (1.69%) Sun
14 14 (1.58%) Apple
14 14 (1.58%) Citrix
15 13 (1.47%) Cloudera
15 13 (1.47%) Dell
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