Period
to 20 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 October 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 185 189
Rank change year-on-year +90 +4 +18
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 70 168 219
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.98% 1.23% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 3.39% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 121 122
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £263 £325
90th Percentile £588 £613 £575
England median daily rate £500 £513 £515
% change year-on-year -2.44% -0.49% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -19.05% +19.32%
10th Percentile £52.50 £37.50 £43.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £47.63 £61.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -22.22% +2.86% +1.16%

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,130 4,962 6,597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.98% 36.24% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 3,053 4,201
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £310
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
England median daily rate £493 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +1.03% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 153 192
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.59% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £16.83 £21.37 £21.83
90th Percentile £61.25 £72.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £42.27
% change year-on-year -20.45% +4.11% +5.66%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the South East

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Bash Shell in the South East

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in the South East over the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in the South East

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in the South East

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Hampshire +76 41 £480 +6.67% 11
Thames Valley +92 17 £420 -6.67% 17
Berkshire +84 11 £425 -10.53% 7
Surrey +45 4 £625 +21.95% 6
Buckinghamshire +43 4 £400 -23.81% 5
East Sussex +31 3 £500 - 1
Kent +28 3 £275 -50.00%
Oxfordshire +37 2 £475 +72.73% 5
West Sussex +36 1 £380 +3.05% 2
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 51 (72.86%) Linux
2 43 (61.43%) Python
3 34 (48.57%) DevOps
4 30 (42.86%) Docker
5 29 (41.43%) Terraform
6 28 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 28 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (38.57%) Ansible
8 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
8 25 (35.71%) SC Cleared
9 24 (34.29%) PowerShell
9 24 (34.29%) AWS
9 24 (34.29%) Kubernetes
10 22 (31.43%) Git (software)
11 21 (30.00%) Puppet
11 21 (30.00%) Configuration Management
12 20 (28.57%) Windows
12 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (27.14%) Infrastructure as Code
14 18 (25.71%) CentOS
14 18 (25.71%) GitLab
14 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (24.29%) VMware
16 16 (22.86%) Red Hat
16 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
16 16 (22.86%) GitHub
17 15 (21.43%) Microservices
17 15 (21.43%) Dell
17 15 (21.43%) Shell Script
17 15 (21.43%) C#

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (18.57%) Tomcat
2 12 (17.14%) Apache Geronimo
2 12 (17.14%) Apache TomEE
2 12 (17.14%) JBoss
2 12 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 12 (17.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (10.00%) Apache
4 3 (4.29%) nginx
5 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.86%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.43%) Confluence
6 1 (1.43%) IIS
6 1 (1.43%) OpenWhisk
Cloud Services
1 24 (34.29%) AWS
2 16 (22.86%) GitHub
3 10 (14.29%) Azure
4 9 (12.86%) Serverless
5 8 (11.43%) Amazon ECS
5 8 (11.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (11.43%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (7.14%) Amazon EKS
7 4 (5.71%) Coveralls
7 4 (5.71%) GCP
8 2 (2.86%) Azure Functions
8 2 (2.86%) PaaS
9 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.43%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) Firewall
2 12 (17.14%) Reverse Proxy
3 11 (15.71%) SNMP
3 11 (15.71%) VLAN
4 5 (7.14%) DNS
5 4 (5.71%) HTTP
6 1 (1.43%) Internet
6 1 (1.43%) SAN
6 1 (1.43%) SSH
6 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.43%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.43%) Redis
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 22 (31.43%) Git (software)
3 18 (25.71%) GitLab
4 14 (20.00%) JIRA
5 12 (17.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (14.29%) TeamCity
7 6 (8.57%) SonarQube
8 4 (5.71%) Bitbucket
8 4 (5.71%) Bitbucket Server
8 4 (5.71%) Gradle
8 4 (5.71%) JUnit
8 4 (5.71%) Maven
9 3 (4.29%) Terragrunt
10 2 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.43%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.43%) JMeter
11 1 (1.43%) Subversion
11 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
1 3 (4.29%) Public Sector
2 2 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Electronics
3 1 (1.43%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (12.86%) WebSphere Specialist
3 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (8.57%) Server Specialist
5 6 (8.57%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 5 (7.14%) Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (4.29%) Migration Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Support Specialist
9 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) REST
2 13 (18.57%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (18.57%) RESTful
3 12 (17.14%) gRPC
3 12 (17.14%) IBM Integration Bus
3 12 (17.14%) Swagger
3 12 (17.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (7.14%) Lambda Expressions
6 4 (5.71%) .NET
6 4 (5.71%) HTML
7 3 (4.29%) .NET Core
7 3 (4.29%) Kafka
7 3 (4.29%) React
7 3 (4.29%) Spring
8 2 (2.86%) JSON
8 2 (2.86%) OpenJDK
8 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.43%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.29%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (4.29%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Native
2 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.43%) Blog
3 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) Life Science
3 1 (1.43%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.43%) Replication
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (72.86%) Linux
2 28 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (28.57%) Windows
4 18 (25.71%) CentOS
5 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
6 11 (15.71%) Windows 10
6 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 6 (8.57%) Unix
9 3 (4.29%) Solaris
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.43%) Android
11 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.43%) MVS
11 1 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) DevOps
2 21 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (27.14%) Infrastructure as Code
5 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (21.43%) Microservices
7 12 (17.14%) Analytics
7 12 (17.14%) Open Source
8 11 (15.71%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (12.86%) Migration
10 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (11.43%) Scrum
11 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
13 4 (5.71%) Project Delivery
13 4 (5.71%) Test Strategy
14 3 (4.29%) Continuous Delivery
14 3 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
14 3 (4.29%) Product Roadmap
14 3 (4.29%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (61.43%) Python
2 24 (34.29%) PowerShell
3 15 (21.43%) C#
3 15 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 13 (18.57%) Go
4 13 (18.57%) Java
5 8 (11.43%) Perl
6 6 (8.57%) SQL
7 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.71%) PHP
9 3 (4.29%) C++
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby
10 2 (2.86%) C
11 1 (1.43%) AWK
11 1 (1.43%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.43%) C-shell
11 1 (1.43%) Java 8
11 1 (1.43%) Korn
11 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) CCNA
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.71%) JNCIA
4 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.86%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (42.86%) Docker
2 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.71%) vSphere
3 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (41.43%) Terraform
2 27 (38.57%) Ansible
3 24 (34.29%) Kubernetes
4 21 (30.00%) Puppet
5 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (17.14%) Grafana
6 12 (17.14%) Packer
7 11 (15.71%) Prometheus
7 11 (15.71%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.43%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.43%) Kibana
8 1 (1.43%) logstash
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.43%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) VMware
2 16 (22.86%) Red Hat
3 15 (21.43%) Dell
4 13 (18.57%) EMC
5 12 (17.14%) Atlassian
5 12 (17.14%) IBM
6 11 (15.71%) Splunk
7 4 (5.71%) Cisco
7 4 (5.71%) Juniper
7 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.29%) Oracle
9 2 (2.86%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (2.86%) Google
9 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.43%) Klocwork
10 1 (1.43%) MathWorks
10 1 (1.43%) New Relic
10 1 (1.43%) NVIDIA
10 1 (1.43%) Sonatype