Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 151 160 139
Rank change year-on-year +9 -21 +6
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 243 688 952
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.81% 1.78% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.58% 3.75% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 482 712
Median daily rate £504 £550 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.36% +2.80% +1.90%
10th Percentile £400 £400 £400
90th Percentile £638 £750 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.00% +69.49%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +5.88%

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 6,790 18,338 22,902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 50.68% 47.32% 50.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,725 13,852 17,451
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £356 £363 £363
90th Percentile £738 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 117 145
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +15.38% +9.86%
10th Percentile £22.40 £20.66 £18.00
90th Percentile £52.15 £60.95 £62.77
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.92 £42.27
% change year-on-year -22.08% +6.27% +5.66%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +75 40 £551 +0.23% 35
West London +43 6 £400 -11.11% 15
South London +32 5 £520 -5.45% 9
East London +32 3 £603 +9.55% 3
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 184 (75.72%) Python
2 153 (62.96%) Linux
3 128 (52.67%) DevOps
4 112 (46.09%) AWS
5 101 (41.56%) Kubernetes
6 86 (35.39%) Docker
7 83 (34.16%) Terraform
8 82 (33.74%) Ansible
9 80 (32.92%) Java
10 75 (30.86%) Jenkins
11 72 (29.63%) Git (software)
12 70 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
13 66 (27.16%) Azure
14 56 (23.05%) Oracle
15 55 (22.63%) SQL
16 54 (22.22%) Security Cleared
17 52 (21.40%) Splunk
17 52 (21.40%) Unix
17 52 (21.40%) Ruby
18 50 (20.58%) Puppet
19 48 (19.75%) SC Cleared
19 48 (19.75%) PowerShell
20 46 (18.93%) Finance
20 46 (18.93%) Infrastructure as Code
21 45 (18.52%) Perl
22 44 (18.11%) Windows
23 41 (16.87%) Shell Script
24 40 (16.46%) MySQL
25 39 (16.05%) Opscode Chef
26 36 (14.81%) Firewall

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 30 (12.35%) Tomcat
2 20 (8.23%) Confluence
3 12 (4.94%) Apache
4 11 (4.53%) Jupyter
5 9 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.70%) nginx
6 6 (2.47%) JBoss
7 5 (2.06%) Jetty
7 5 (2.06%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.06%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 5 (2.06%) Red Hat Fuse
7 5 (2.06%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.65%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.65%) IIS
8 4 (1.65%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.65%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 112 (46.09%) AWS
2 66 (27.16%) Azure
3 25 (10.29%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (9.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 24 (9.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 24 (9.88%) Serverless
5 23 (9.47%) Amazon S3
6 20 (8.23%) GitHub
7 19 (7.82%) Datadog
7 19 (7.82%) GCP
8 17 (7.00%) AWS Lambda
8 17 (7.00%) PaaS
8 17 (7.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 16 (6.58%) SaaS
10 13 (5.35%) OpenShift
11 11 (4.53%) Amazon Cognito
11 11 (4.53%) Amazon EKS
12 10 (4.12%) Amazon ECS
12 10 (4.12%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.81%) Firewall
2 26 (10.70%) DNS
3 24 (9.88%) VPN
4 19 (7.82%) TCP/IP
5 14 (5.76%) LAN
6 13 (5.35%) SNMP
7 11 (4.53%) HTTP
8 10 (4.12%) Internet
8 10 (4.12%) Network Security
8 10 (4.12%) TACACS
8 10 (4.12%) WAN
9 9 (3.70%) OSPF
10 8 (3.29%) DMZ
10 8 (3.29%) Kerberos
11 7 (2.88%) SSH
12 5 (2.06%) DHCP
12 5 (2.06%) FTP
12 5 (2.06%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (2.06%) VLAN
13 3 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.46%) MySQL
2 30 (12.35%) Big Data
3 25 (10.29%) SQL Server
4 23 (9.47%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (7.41%) Hadoop
6 15 (6.17%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (4.94%) MongoDB
8 11 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (4.12%) Oracle Database
10 9 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (3.70%) Apache Hive
10 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.29%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.47%) Amazon Aurora
12 6 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (2.47%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.47%) Redis
13 5 (2.06%) Flink
13 5 (2.06%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 75 (30.86%) Jenkins
2 72 (29.63%) Git (software)
3 36 (14.81%) JIRA
4 18 (7.41%) Vagrant
5 16 (6.58%) GitLab
5 16 (6.58%) Subversion
6 15 (6.17%) ClearCase
6 15 (6.17%) Gradle
7 13 (5.35%) TeamCity
8 12 (4.94%) Artifactory
8 12 (4.94%) Maven
8 12 (4.94%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (4.12%) GoCD
10 8 (3.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (3.29%) Bitbucket
11 7 (2.88%) CircleCI
11 7 (2.88%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.88%) Selenium
12 6 (2.47%) Terragrunt
12 6 (2.47%) Xcode
General
1 46 (18.93%) Finance
2 22 (9.05%) Banking
3 21 (8.64%) Front Office
4 12 (4.94%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.70%) Electronics
6 8 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.47%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.47%) Marketing
8 3 (1.23%) Retail
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) International Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (30.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (12.35%) AWS Engineer
3 29 (11.93%) Cloud Engineer
4 25 (10.29%) Support Engineer
5 23 (9.47%) Applications Support
6 21 (8.64%) Applications Engineer
6 21 (8.64%) Applications Support Engineer
6 21 (8.64%) Developer
7 20 (8.23%) AWS DevOps
8 19 (7.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 18 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
10 14 (5.76%) Architect
11 11 (4.53%) Splunk Engineer
12 10 (4.12%) Azure Engineer
12 10 (4.12%) Consultant
12 10 (4.12%) Python Engineer
12 10 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.70%) Administrator
13 9 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
13 9 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.88%) LAMP
2 23 (9.47%) HTML
3 17 (7.00%) Web Services
4 16 (6.58%) Sensu
5 14 (5.76%) REST
6 13 (5.35%) Node.js
7 12 (4.94%) AngularJS
7 12 (4.94%) LDAP
8 11 (4.53%) CSS
9 10 (4.12%) HTML5
9 10 (4.12%) JSON
9 10 (4.12%) Kafka
10 9 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (3.29%) .NET
11 8 (3.29%) Memcached
11 8 (3.29%) Spring
12 7 (2.88%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (2.88%) Spring Boot
13 6 (2.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.93%) Linux Command Line
2 26 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.35%) Derivative
3 13 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.29%) Clustering
6 8 (3.29%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.29%) Equities
6 8 (3.29%) Fixed Income
7 7 (2.88%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.47%) Analytical Mindset
8 6 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (2.06%) Cloud Native
9 5 (2.06%) User Experience
10 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.23%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.82%) STB
Operating Systems
1 153 (62.96%) Linux
2 52 (21.40%) Unix
3 44 (18.11%) Windows
4 34 (13.99%) CentOS
5 26 (10.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (6.58%) Windows Server
7 13 (5.35%) Apple iOS
8 11 (4.53%) Android
9 10 (4.12%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.88%) Debian
11 5 (2.06%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2016
12 3 (1.23%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.82%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.82%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.41%) Fedora
14 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (52.67%) DevOps
2 70 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (18.93%) Infrastructure as Code
4 33 (13.58%) Microservices
5 28 (11.52%) Scrum
6 27 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 26 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (9.88%) Configuration Management
8 24 (9.88%) Software Engineering
9 23 (9.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 22 (9.05%) Continuous Delivery
10 22 (9.05%) Deployment Automation
11 21 (8.64%) Test Automation
12 19 (7.82%) Analytics
13 18 (7.41%) Network Virtualisation
14 17 (7.00%) Asset Management
15 16 (6.58%) Cybersecurity
15 16 (6.58%) Data Science
15 16 (6.58%) ITIL
16 15 (6.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 184 (75.72%) Python
2 80 (32.92%) Java
3 55 (22.63%) SQL
4 52 (21.40%) Ruby
5 48 (19.75%) PowerShell
6 45 (18.52%) Perl
7 41 (16.87%) Shell Script
8 31 (12.76%) JavaScript
9 25 (10.29%) C++
10 20 (8.23%) C
11 18 (7.41%) C#
12 13 (5.35%) Go
13 12 (4.94%) Kotlin
14 11 (4.53%) Groovy
15 10 (4.12%) C-shell
16 9 (3.70%) PL/SQL
16 9 (3.70%) T-SQL
17 8 (3.29%) Scala
18 7 (2.88%) TypeScript
19 6 (2.47%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 54 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 48 (19.75%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.58%) DV Cleared
4 14 (5.76%) Degree
5 9 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (3.29%) Master's Degree
7 6 (2.47%) AWS Certification
8 5 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (2.06%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.41%) QA
2 8 (3.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) NIST
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (35.39%) Docker
2 19 (7.82%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (5.76%) Active Directory
4 10 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.65%) vSphere
6 3 (1.23%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 2 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.82%) Gluster
7 2 (0.82%) HDFS
7 2 (0.82%) iptables
7 2 (0.82%) KVM
7 2 (0.82%) NFS
7 2 (0.82%) Varnish
7 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.82%) Xen
7 2 (0.82%) zsh
8 1 (0.41%) LXC
8 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 101 (41.56%) Kubernetes
2 83 (34.16%) Terraform
3 82 (33.74%) Ansible
4 50 (20.58%) Puppet
5 39 (16.05%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (9.05%) Nagios
7 21 (8.64%) Prometheus
8 16 (6.58%) Packer
9 14 (5.76%) Rundeck
10 11 (4.53%) Consul
11 10 (4.12%) Grafana
12 8 (3.29%) Salt
13 7 (2.88%) Kibana
14 4 (1.65%) Data Guard
14 4 (1.65%) logstash
14 4 (1.65%) Rancher
15 3 (1.23%) IBM BigFix
15 3 (1.23%) ZABBIX
16 2 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
16 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 56 (23.05%) Oracle
2 52 (21.40%) Splunk
3 22 (9.05%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.00%) Atlassian
4 17 (7.00%) SaltStack
4 17 (7.00%) Sybase
5 16 (6.58%) Red Hat
6 13 (5.35%) Cloudera
7 12 (4.94%) VMware
8 11 (4.53%) Hortonworks
8 11 (4.53%) IBM
9 9 (3.70%) AppDynamics
10 6 (2.47%) Axway
10 6 (2.47%) SAP
11 5 (2.06%) Google
11 5 (2.06%) MuleSoft
11 5 (2.06%) Sparx
12 3 (1.23%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.23%) Dell
12 3 (1.23%) ServiceNow