Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 146 134
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +51
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 944 917 889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.00% 1.93% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.99% 3.98% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 704 670
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £400 £375 £363
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
London median hourly rate £24.23 £27.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.26% -32.50% -23.33%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -

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 23,670 23,040 19,834
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 50.26% 48.52% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,070 17,568 14,781
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £633
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 145 113
London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £33.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.77% -4.03% +39.76%
10th Percentile £18.53 £18.01 £16.21
90th Percentile £58.75 £51.00 £57.38
England median hourly rate £42.19 £40.00 £38.88
% change year-on-year +5.48% +2.89% +3.67%

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 11 December 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
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 11 December 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 +1 169 £550 +4.76% 89
South London +15 86 £525 - 12
West London -8 38 £550 +2.33% 33
East London -42 23 £550 +6.80% 15
North London - 1 £650 - 2
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 734 (77.75%) Python
2 585 (61.97%) Linux
3 565 (59.85%) DevOps
4 422 (44.70%) Amazon AWS
5 407 (43.11%) Docker
6 401 (42.48%) Ansible
7 393 (41.63%) Jenkins
8 385 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
9 297 (31.46%) Puppet
10 280 (29.66%) Kubernetes
11 269 (28.50%) Java
12 259 (27.44%) Opscode Chef
13 258 (27.33%) Git (software)
14 243 (25.74%) Continuous Integration
15 235 (24.89%) Terraform
16 206 (21.82%) Windows
17 198 (20.97%) Ruby
18 184 (19.49%) Unix
19 182 (19.28%) Finance
19 182 (19.28%) PowerShell
20 171 (18.11%) SQL
21 164 (17.37%) Configuration Management
22 162 (17.16%) Perl
23 161 (17.06%) Test Automation
23 161 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
24 143 (15.15%) Scrum
25 133 (14.09%) Shell Script
26 125 (13.24%) Security Cleared
26 125 (13.24%) JIRA
27 122 (12.92%) Go

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 87 (9.22%) Apache
2 79 (8.37%) Elasticsearch
3 72 (7.63%) Confluence
4 55 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 53 (5.61%) nginx
6 41 (4.34%) Apache Spark
7 36 (3.81%) IIS
8 35 (3.71%) OpenStack
9 14 (1.48%) Jetty
9 14 (1.48%) WebSphere
10 13 (1.38%) Mongrel
11 9 (0.95%) JBoss
12 8 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.64%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.64%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.42%) Drupal
16 3 (0.32%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 37 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.21%) SPSS
4 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.85%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.32%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.11%) Global One
3 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 422 (44.70%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (9.85%) Amazon EC2
4 87 (9.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 86 (9.11%) Amazon S3
6 85 (9.00%) GitHub
7 71 (7.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 66 (6.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 40 (4.24%) Serverless
10 37 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
11 36 (3.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 30 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
12 30 (3.18%) IaaS
13 29 (3.07%) PaaS
14 27 (2.86%) OpenShift
15 24 (2.54%) SaaS
16 20 (2.12%) Datadog
17 19 (2.01%) Amazon ELB
17 19 (2.01%) Route 53
18 16 (1.69%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 88 (9.32%) Firewall
2 46 (4.87%) TCP/IP
3 40 (4.24%) DNS
4 38 (4.03%) HTTP
5 34 (3.60%) VPN
6 32 (3.39%) SSL
7 31 (3.28%) SSH
8 18 (1.91%) VLAN
9 17 (1.80%) SAN
10 16 (1.69%) LAN
11 15 (1.59%) WAN
12 14 (1.48%) DMZ
13 13 (1.38%) BIG-IP
13 13 (1.38%) MPLS
14 12 (1.27%) BGP
14 12 (1.27%) Internet
15 10 (1.06%) DHCP
15 10 (1.06%) OpenLDAP
15 10 (1.06%) OSPF
16 9 (0.95%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (12.29%) Big Data
2 104 (11.02%) PostgreSQL
3 92 (9.75%) Hadoop
4 80 (8.47%) SQL Server
5 55 (5.83%) Apache Hive
5 55 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 53 (5.61%) MySQL
7 51 (5.40%) NoSQL
8 42 (4.45%) Impala
9 36 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 36 (3.81%) Sqoop
10 32 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
11 30 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (3.18%) Relational Database
12 25 (2.65%) HBase
13 23 (2.44%) Redis
14 17 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (1.38%) RDBMS
16 12 (1.27%) DB2
16 12 (1.27%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 393 (41.63%) Jenkins
2 258 (27.33%) Git (software)
3 125 (13.24%) JIRA
4 79 (8.37%) GitLab
5 70 (7.42%) Maven
6 54 (5.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 47 (4.98%) TeamCity
8 39 (4.13%) Selenium
9 38 (4.03%) Vagrant
10 35 (3.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 33 (3.50%) Bitbucket
12 32 (3.39%) Ant
13 31 (3.28%) Artifactory
14 29 (3.07%) Gradle
15 26 (2.75%) SonarQube
16 24 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
17 22 (2.33%) Subversion
18 19 (2.01%) Gerrit
18 19 (2.01%) JUnit
19 18 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 182 (19.28%) Finance
2 96 (10.17%) Banking
3 39 (4.13%) Financial Institution
4 25 (2.65%) Front Office
5 17 (1.80%) Games
6 13 (1.38%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.06%) Marketing
8 9 (0.95%) Advertising
8 9 (0.95%) Retail
9 7 (0.74%) Legal
10 6 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.53%) Electronics
11 5 (0.53%) Publishing
12 3 (0.32%) Back Office
12 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.11%) French Language
13 1 (0.11%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 420 (44.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 114 (12.08%) Developer
3 104 (11.02%) AWS Engineer
4 103 (10.91%) AWS DevOps
5 93 (9.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 73 (7.73%) Platform Engineer
7 62 (6.57%) Cloud Engineer
8 59 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
9 57 (6.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 47 (4.98%) Linux Engineer
11 41 (4.34%) Java Developer
12 40 (4.24%) Architect
13 34 (3.60%) Administrator
13 34 (3.60%) Python Engineer
13 34 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
14 31 (3.28%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 30 (3.18%) Data Engineer
16 29 (3.07%) Azure Engineer
17 28 (2.97%) Azure DevOps
18 27 (2.86%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (8.69%) Node.js
2 80 (8.47%) Web Services
3 79 (8.37%) Elastic Stack
4 76 (8.05%) Kafka
5 51 (5.40%) JSON
6 44 (4.66%) .NET
6 44 (4.66%) REST
7 36 (3.81%) HTML
8 28 (2.97%) CSS
9 24 (2.54%) Spring
10 20 (2.12%) HTML5
11 19 (2.01%) React
11 19 (2.01%) RESTful
11 19 (2.01%) SOAP
12 18 (1.91%) Flask
12 18 (1.91%) LAMP
12 18 (1.91%) RabbitMQ
13 16 (1.69%) Pandas
14 14 (1.48%) Servlets
14 14 (1.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.87%) Data Centre
3 39 (4.13%) Wiki
4 35 (3.71%) Public Cloud
5 33 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
7 26 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (2.54%) Fintech
9 23 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
10 22 (2.33%) Clustering
10 22 (2.33%) Device Driver
11 21 (2.22%) Replication
12 19 (2.01%) Enterprise Cloud
12 19 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 19 (2.01%) Management Information System
13 17 (1.80%) User Experience
14 16 (1.69%) Algorithms
15 14 (1.48%) Mobile App
16 12 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
16 12 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 585 (61.97%) Linux
2 206 (21.82%) Windows
3 184 (19.49%) Unix
4 103 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 94 (9.96%) CentOS
6 63 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 46 (4.87%) Windows Server
8 25 (2.65%) CoreOS
9 24 (2.54%) Android
10 16 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (1.59%) Debian
12 14 (1.48%) Apple iOS
13 13 (1.38%) Fedora
14 12 (1.27%) Solaris
15 8 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.53%) Mesosphere
17 4 (0.42%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.32%) AIX
18 3 (0.32%) DC/OS
19 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 565 (59.85%) DevOps
2 385 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
3 243 (25.74%) Continuous Integration
4 164 (17.37%) Configuration Management
5 161 (17.06%) Test Automation
6 143 (15.15%) Scrum
7 98 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
8 93 (9.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 87 (9.22%) Open Source
10 79 (8.37%) Microservices
11 77 (8.16%) Build Automation
12 72 (7.63%) ETL
13 64 (6.78%) Data Analysis
13 64 (6.78%) TDD
14 57 (6.04%) Analytics
14 57 (6.04%) Migration
15 53 (5.61%) ITIL
16 51 (5.40%) Kanban
17 48 (5.08%) Software Engineering
18 47 (4.98%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 734 (77.75%) Python
2 269 (28.50%) Java
3 198 (20.97%) Ruby
4 182 (19.28%) PowerShell
5 171 (18.11%) SQL
6 162 (17.16%) Perl
7 133 (14.09%) Shell Script
8 122 (12.92%) Go
9 95 (10.06%) JavaScript
10 80 (8.47%) Korn
11 61 (6.46%) Groovy
12 56 (5.93%) C#
13 44 (4.66%) Scala
14 39 (4.13%) C++
15 29 (3.07%) PHP
16 21 (2.22%) C
17 18 (1.91%) AWK
18 17 (1.80%) Java 8
19 11 (1.17%) VB
20 10 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 125 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 92 (9.75%) SC Cleared
3 39 (4.13%) Degree
4 27 (2.86%) AWS Certification
5 18 (1.91%) DV Cleared
6 17 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (1.59%) RHCE
8 13 (1.38%) CISSP
9 12 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (0.95%) Master's Degree
11 8 (0.85%) CCNP
12 7 (0.74%) CCIE
13 6 (0.64%) SSCP
14 5 (0.53%) JNCIP
15 4 (0.42%) CEH
16 3 (0.32%) CISA
16 3 (0.32%) CISMP
16 3 (0.32%) ISSMP
16 3 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.77%) QA
2 14 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.74%) GDPR
6 3 (0.32%) MiFID
7 2 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.21%) EMIR
8 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.11%) FISMA
8 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.11%) OASIS TOSCA
8 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 407 (43.11%) Docker
2 72 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (5.51%) HDFS
4 43 (4.56%) Active Directory
5 33 (3.50%) NFS
6 26 (2.75%) Xen
7 22 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (1.80%) Hyper-V
9 15 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 15 (1.59%) KVM
9 15 (1.59%) VirtualBox
10 12 (1.27%) Squid
11 10 (1.06%) etcd
11 10 (1.06%) flannel
12 9 (0.95%) vCloud
12 9 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (0.85%) Ceph
13 8 (0.85%) Postfix
13 8 (0.85%) XenApp
14 7 (0.74%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 401 (42.48%) Ansible
2 297 (31.46%) Puppet
3 280 (29.66%) Kubernetes
4 259 (27.44%) Opscode Chef
5 235 (24.89%) Terraform
6 68 (7.20%) Nagios
7 54 (5.72%) Hadoop YARN
8 52 (5.51%) Kibana
8 52 (5.51%) Packer
9 51 (5.40%) Grafana
10 49 (5.19%) Prometheus
11 47 (4.98%) logstash
12 40 (4.24%) Docker Swarm
13 35 (3.71%) Mesos
14 34 (3.60%) Salt
15 32 (3.39%) ZABBIX
16 26 (2.75%) Icinga
17 24 (2.54%) Rancher
18 22 (2.33%) Sysdig
19 20 (2.12%) Graphite
Vendors
1 117 (12.39%) Red Hat
2 106 (11.23%) Splunk
2 106 (11.23%) VMware
3 84 (8.90%) Google
4 83 (8.79%) Oracle
5 65 (6.89%) Microsoft
6 58 (6.14%) New Relic
7 52 (5.51%) Atlassian
7 52 (5.51%) Cloudera
8 29 (3.07%) SaltStack
9 27 (2.86%) ServiceNow
10 24 (2.54%) Cisco
11 23 (2.44%) IBM
11 23 (2.44%) NetApp
11 23 (2.44%) Tableau
12 17 (1.80%) AppDynamics
12 17 (1.80%) Citrix
12 17 (1.80%) Qualys
12 17 (1.80%) Sybase
13 15 (1.59%) SAP