Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 212 208 197
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11 +63
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 175 180 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.09% 1.10% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 3.07% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 118 119
South East median daily rate £450 £470 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +8.05% -2.79%
10th Percentile £329 £313 £325
90th Percentile £575 £588 £615
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
South East median hourly rate £48.75 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.04% +22.14% +6.87%
10th Percentile £42.00 £40.88 £25.35
90th Percentile £60.00 £45.63 £43.35
England median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +8.11%

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 6,548 5,857 5,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.91% 35.72% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,208 3,594 3,159
South East median daily rate £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £569 £538
England median daily rate £480 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +1.05% +11.76% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 149 187
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +5.13%
10th Percentile £24.34 £18.91 £15.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bash Shell in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in the South East

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in the South East

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in the South East

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 January 2019. 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
Thames Valley -28 64 £450 - 26
Berkshire -37 45 £450 -10.00% 14
Hampshire -17 42 £463 -2.63% 9
Surrey -2 35 £475 +17.28% 15
West Sussex +4 19 £475 -14.61% 3
East Sussex +3 12 £563 +12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 11 £400 +5.96% 3
Oxfordshire +18 8 £450 +5.26% 9
Sussex - 1 - -
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 131 (74.86%) Linux
2 118 (67.43%) Python
3 68 (38.86%) DevOps
4 61 (34.86%) Ansible
5 57 (32.57%) PowerShell
6 55 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
7 54 (30.86%) Puppet
8 49 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (27.43%) Docker
10 47 (26.86%) Git (software)
11 46 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 46 (26.29%) Windows
12 43 (24.57%) Security Cleared
13 41 (23.43%) Jenkins
14 39 (22.29%) SC Cleared
15 36 (20.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 34 (19.43%) Ruby
16 34 (19.43%) Terraform
17 31 (17.71%) Opscode Chef
17 31 (17.71%) Perl
18 30 (17.14%) SQL
18 30 (17.14%) Kubernetes
19 27 (15.43%) Red Hat
20 25 (14.29%) Microsoft
21 24 (13.71%) Scrum
22 22 (12.57%) JavaScript
22 22 (12.57%) CentOS
23 21 (12.00%) Node.js
23 21 (12.00%) PHP
23 21 (12.00%) 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 18 (10.29%) Apache
2 11 (6.29%) nginx
2 11 (6.29%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.14%) Skype for Business
4 8 (4.57%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (4.00%) Confluence
5 7 (4.00%) IIS
6 6 (3.43%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.86%) Apache Spark
8 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.14%) lighttpd
10 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.57%) CICS
11 1 (0.57%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (5.14%) Chatbot
2 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.57%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 55 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (10.86%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (9.14%) GitHub
5 14 (8.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (7.43%) Route 53
7 10 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (5.71%) IaaS
7 10 (5.71%) PaaS
8 9 (5.14%) Apigee
8 9 (5.14%) OpenShift
9 8 (4.57%) Amazon S3
10 6 (3.43%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (3.43%) SaaS
10 6 (3.43%) Serverless
11 5 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (1.14%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.86%) DNS
2 16 (9.14%) SSL
3 15 (8.57%) Firewall
3 15 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 14 (8.00%) MPLS
5 13 (7.43%) HTTP
6 9 (5.14%) DHCP
6 9 (5.14%) Skype
7 7 (4.00%) BGP
7 7 (4.00%) Internet
7 7 (4.00%) L2TP
7 7 (4.00%) SSH
8 6 (3.43%) DSL
8 6 (3.43%) VPN
9 5 (2.86%) iSCSI
9 5 (2.86%) NAS
9 5 (2.86%) SNMP
9 5 (2.86%) Wireless
10 4 (2.29%) BIG-IP
10 4 (2.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.43%) MySQL
2 12 (6.86%) NoSQL
2 12 (6.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (6.29%) MariaDB
3 11 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.14%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.57%) Big Data
6 8 (4.57%) Redis
7 6 (3.43%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.29%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.71%) NuoDB
9 3 (1.71%) Power BI
9 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.14%) DB2
11 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.57%) HBase
Development Applications
1 47 (26.86%) Git (software)
2 41 (23.43%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.14%) JIRA
4 8 (4.57%) Vagrant
5 7 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.43%) Maven
7 5 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.86%) Gradle
7 5 (2.86%) Phabricator
8 4 (2.29%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.29%) LabVIEW
8 4 (2.29%) PhpStorm
8 4 (2.29%) Selenium
9 3 (1.71%) git-flow
10 2 (1.14%) gulp
10 2 (1.14%) Protractor
10 2 (1.14%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.57%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.29%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.71%) Finance
4 5 (2.86%) Electronics
5 4 (2.29%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.71%) Retail
7 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Avionics
8 1 (0.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (29.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (20.00%) Developer
3 17 (9.71%) C++ Developer
4 14 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 10 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (5.14%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 9 (5.14%) Embedded Developer
6 9 (5.14%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (4.57%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (4.57%) Consultant
7 8 (4.57%) HTML Developer
7 8 (4.57%) SQL Developer
7 8 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) Administrator
8 7 (4.00%) Architect
8 7 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) Monitoring Engineer
9 6 (3.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.43%) Operations Engineer
10 5 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.00%) Node.js
2 16 (9.14%) Web Services
3 15 (8.57%) JSON
3 15 (8.57%) SOAP
4 13 (7.43%) HTML
4 13 (7.43%) RESTful
4 13 (7.43%) XML
5 12 (6.86%) AngularJS
6 11 (6.29%) LAMP
7 10 (5.71%) HTML5
7 10 (5.71%) Natural Language Processing
8 9 (5.14%) jQuery
8 9 (5.14%) React
8 9 (5.14%) SignalR
8 9 (5.14%) WebSockets
9 8 (4.57%) REST
10 7 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 6 (3.43%) Kafka
11 6 (3.43%) LDAP
12 5 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (6.86%) Public Cloud
3 10 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (5.14%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (5.14%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.86%) User Experience
7 4 (2.29%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.29%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.71%) CMDB
9 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.14%) NHS
9 2 (1.14%) PKI
10 1 (0.57%) Clustering
10 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 131 (74.86%) Linux
2 46 (26.29%) Windows
3 36 (20.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (12.57%) CentOS
5 17 (9.71%) Unix
6 14 (8.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.43%) Solaris
8 3 (1.71%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.14%) Fedora
10 1 (0.57%) AIX
10 1 (0.57%) Debian
10 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (38.86%) DevOps
2 49 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.71%) Scrum
4 20 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (10.29%) ITIL
5 18 (10.29%) Open Source
5 18 (10.29%) Unit Testing
6 17 (9.71%) Configuration Management
7 16 (9.14%) Deployment Automation
7 16 (9.14%) Machine Learning
8 15 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (8.00%) Analytics
10 13 (7.43%) Collaborative Working
11 12 (6.86%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (6.86%) Data Analytics
11 12 (6.86%) Migration
12 11 (6.29%) Software Engineering
13 10 (5.71%) ITSM
13 10 (5.71%) Test Automation
14 9 (5.14%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (67.43%) Python
2 57 (32.57%) PowerShell
3 34 (19.43%) Ruby
4 31 (17.71%) Perl
5 30 (17.14%) SQL
6 22 (12.57%) JavaScript
7 21 (12.00%) C++
7 21 (12.00%) PHP
8 20 (11.43%) Java
9 13 (7.43%) C
9 13 (7.43%) Groovy
9 13 (7.43%) Shell Script
10 12 (6.86%) R
11 10 (5.71%) Lua
12 9 (5.14%) Embedded C++
12 9 (5.14%) Korn
13 5 (2.86%) Scala
14 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.57%) C#
15 1 (0.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 43 (24.57%) Security Cleared
2 39 (22.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.29%) Degree
4 3 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) CCNA
6 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.57%) CCIE
6 1 (0.57%) CCNP
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) GDPR
3 1 (0.57%) GPG13
System Software
1 48 (27.43%) Docker
2 18 (10.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.86%) NFS
4 11 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (5.14%) Postfix
6 7 (4.00%) KVM
7 5 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.29%) BIND 9
8 4 (2.29%) Dovecot
9 3 (1.71%) Apache Flume
9 3 (1.71%) oVirt
9 3 (1.71%) RHEV
10 2 (1.14%) Btrfs
10 2 (1.14%) iptables
11 1 (0.57%) ACF2
11 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.57%) Firmware
11 1 (0.57%) QEMU
11 1 (0.57%) RACF
11 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (34.86%) Ansible
2 54 (30.86%) Puppet
3 34 (19.43%) Terraform
4 31 (17.71%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (17.14%) Kubernetes
6 12 (6.86%) HAProxy
6 12 (6.86%) Packer
7 9 (5.14%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (3.43%) CA Spectrum
9 4 (2.29%) Nagios
9 4 (2.29%) Netcool
9 4 (2.29%) Salt
10 3 (1.71%) Grafana
10 3 (1.71%) Graphite
10 3 (1.71%) Kibana
10 3 (1.71%) logstash
10 3 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (1.71%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 2 (1.14%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 27 (15.43%) Red Hat
2 25 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 20 (11.43%) ServiceNow
4 16 (9.14%) Oracle
5 14 (8.00%) Cisco
6 13 (7.43%) VMware
7 8 (4.57%) Juniper
8 7 (4.00%) F5
9 6 (3.43%) CA
9 6 (3.43%) Dell
9 6 (3.43%) EMC
10 5 (2.86%) IBM
10 5 (2.86%) Splunk
11 4 (2.29%) Citrix
11 4 (2.29%) Guidewire
11 4 (2.29%) Mirantis
12 3 (1.71%) BMC
12 3 (1.71%) Remedy
12 3 (1.71%) Tableau
13 2 (1.14%) Tufin