Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 189 238
Rank change year-on-year -14 +49 +24
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 178 169 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.08% 1.10% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 3.29% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 113 82
South East median daily rate £500 £438 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.23% +9.82%
10th Percentile £318 £340 £289
90th Percentile £600 £625 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £35.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.38% -7.47% +8.08%
10th Percentile £42.00 £23.75 £31.86
90th Percentile £46.00 £42.00 £38.29
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year -6.67% +0.67% -0.67%

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 5,978 5,143 6,264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.21% 33.53% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,658 3,121 3,940
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £520
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 184 261
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19.53 £15.00 £14.75
90th Percentile £51.20 £53.38 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.64%

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 18 February 2018.

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
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 18 February 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
Thames Valley +20 122 £525 +10.53% 40
Berkshire +7 82 £550 +18.92% 19
Hampshire -3 28 £475 +9.20% 21
Buckinghamshire -7 21 £310 -27.06% 10
Oxfordshire -5 20 £430 -15.35% 11
Surrey -40 16 £500 +33.33% 12
West Sussex +5 7 £513 +28.13% 5
Middlesex +1 2 £416 -0.36%
East Sussex -3 2 £500 +53.85% 4
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 135 (75.84%) Linux
2 103 (57.87%) Python
3 56 (31.46%) DevOps
4 53 (29.78%) Ansible
5 47 (26.40%) Jenkins
6 45 (25.28%) Puppet
7 44 (24.72%) Git (software)
7 44 (24.72%) Windows
8 41 (23.03%) Amazon AWS
9 40 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (21.35%) Web Services
10 38 (21.35%) Red Hat
10 38 (21.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (20.79%) CentOS
11 37 (20.79%) Docker
12 36 (20.22%) Java
12 36 (20.22%) Perl
12 36 (20.22%) Ruby
13 35 (19.66%) SOAP
14 32 (17.98%) Configuration Management
14 32 (17.98%) PostgreSQL
15 31 (17.42%) Opscode Chef
16 30 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (16.85%) Google
17 29 (16.29%) Scrum
18 28 (15.73%) JavaScript
18 28 (15.73%) Oracle
18 28 (15.73%) Groovy
19 27 (15.17%) Analytics
19 27 (15.17%) SQL Server

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 25 (14.04%) Apache
2 21 (11.80%) Apache Spark
3 18 (10.11%) nginx
4 15 (8.43%) Confluence
5 9 (5.06%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.49%) OpenStack
7 7 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.93%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.37%) JBoss
8 6 (3.37%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.81%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (2.25%) CMS
10 4 (2.25%) Jetty
10 4 (2.25%) Mongoose
11 2 (1.12%) IBM Domino
11 2 (1.12%) IIS
11 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.56%) iPlanet
12 1 (0.56%) SAS
12 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) HipChat
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 41 (23.03%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (11.80%) Google Tag Manager
2 21 (11.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.18%) IaaS
4 10 (5.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (5.62%) Slack
4 10 (5.62%) Trello
5 8 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (3.93%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.81%) SaaS
8 4 (2.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.25%) GitHub
8 4 (2.25%) PaaS
8 4 (2.25%) Serverless
9 3 (1.69%) Akamai
10 2 (1.12%) Firebase
10 2 (1.12%) npm
11 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.55%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.18%) Firewall
3 9 (5.06%) WAN
4 7 (3.93%) DNS
5 5 (2.81%) HTTP
5 5 (2.81%) MPLS
6 4 (2.25%) BGP
6 4 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (2.25%) Internet
6 4 (2.25%) OSPF
6 4 (2.25%) SAN
6 4 (2.25%) VPN
7 3 (1.69%) DMZ
7 3 (1.69%) FTP
7 3 (1.69%) IPsec
7 3 (1.69%) LAN
7 3 (1.69%) VoIP
8 2 (1.12%) SSH
8 2 (1.12%) VLAN
8 2 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.98%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (15.17%) SQL Server
3 25 (14.04%) Hadoop
4 24 (13.48%) Big Data
4 24 (13.48%) Data Lake
4 24 (13.48%) Sqoop
5 21 (11.80%) Apache Hive
5 21 (11.80%) HBase
5 21 (11.80%) Impala
6 14 (7.87%) MySQL
7 13 (7.30%) Redis
8 11 (6.18%) MongoDB
9 10 (5.62%) Relational Database
10 8 (4.49%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.25%) DB2
11 4 (2.25%) DB2 UDB
11 4 (2.25%) SQLPlus
12 2 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.12%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 47 (26.40%) Jenkins
2 44 (24.72%) Git (software)
3 23 (12.92%) JIRA
4 17 (9.55%) git-flow
4 17 (9.55%) TeamCity
5 12 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (6.74%) Bitbucket
5 12 (6.74%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (6.18%) Maven
7 6 (3.37%) Subversion
7 6 (3.37%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.69%) Metasploit
9 2 (1.12%) Bower
9 2 (1.12%) GitLab
9 2 (1.12%) gulp
9 2 (1.12%) PostCSS
10 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.56%) Gradle
10 1 (0.56%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.56%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (7.87%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.18%) Finance
3 6 (3.37%) Publishing
4 3 (1.69%) Games
5 2 (1.12%) Back Office
5 2 (1.12%) Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) International Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (24.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (10.67%) Developer
3 16 (8.99%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (6.74%) Administrator
5 11 (6.18%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (5.62%) Integration Engineer
7 8 (4.49%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (3.93%) Analyst
8 7 (3.93%) Consultant
8 7 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.37%) DBA
9 6 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (3.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.37%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.37%) Software Integration Engineer
9 6 (3.37%) Support Engineer
10 5 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.81%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.35%) Web Services
2 35 (19.66%) SOAP
3 26 (14.61%) RESTful
4 25 (14.04%) Kafka
5 23 (12.92%) REST
6 17 (9.55%) Node.js
7 10 (5.62%) LAMP
7 10 (5.62%) LDAP
8 8 (4.49%) AngularJS
8 8 (4.49%) Elastic Stack
8 8 (4.49%) HTML
9 7 (3.93%) jQuery
9 7 (3.93%) pytest
10 6 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (2.81%) CSS
11 5 (2.81%) React
11 5 (2.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (2.25%) .NET
12 4 (2.25%) JMS
12 4 (2.25%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.61%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (6.74%) CMDB
3 7 (3.93%) Clustering
3 7 (3.93%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.37%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.37%) Replication
5 5 (2.81%) AS400
6 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.25%) New Media
7 3 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.69%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.12%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.56%) iPad
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 135 (75.84%) Linux
2 44 (24.72%) Windows
3 38 (21.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (20.79%) CentOS
5 25 (14.04%) Unix
6 14 (7.87%) Solaris
6 14 (7.87%) Ubuntu
7 10 (5.62%) SUSE
8 8 (4.49%) Debian
9 6 (3.37%) AIX
9 6 (3.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.12%) Android
11 2 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.56%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.56%) HPUX
12 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (31.46%) DevOps
2 40 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (17.98%) Configuration Management
4 30 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (16.29%) Scrum
6 27 (15.17%) Analytics
7 24 (13.48%) Data Strategy
8 21 (11.80%) Tag Management
8 21 (11.80%) Web Analytics
9 20 (11.24%) Test Automation
10 19 (10.67%) ITIL
11 16 (8.99%) User Stories
12 14 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (6.74%) Collaborative Working
14 11 (6.18%) Release Management
15 10 (5.62%) API Integration
15 10 (5.62%) Open Source
15 10 (5.62%) Performance Monitoring
16 9 (5.06%) Microservices
16 9 (5.06%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 103 (57.87%) Python
2 36 (20.22%) Java
2 36 (20.22%) Perl
2 36 (20.22%) Ruby
3 28 (15.73%) Groovy
3 28 (15.73%) JavaScript
4 26 (14.61%) PHP
4 26 (14.61%) SQL
5 25 (14.04%) PowerShell
5 25 (14.04%) Scala
6 20 (11.24%) Shell Script
7 13 (7.30%) Korn
8 8 (4.49%) C
9 7 (3.93%) C#
9 7 (3.93%) C++
10 4 (2.25%) ES6
11 2 (1.12%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.12%) C-shell
11 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.56%) sed
Qualifications
1 21 (11.80%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.49%) RHCE
4 6 (3.37%) Degree
5 3 (1.69%) CISSP
5 3 (1.69%) RHCSA
6 2 (1.12%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.56%) CCNA
7 1 (0.56%) CCNP
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.56%) GCP
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (20.79%) Docker
2 24 (13.48%) Apache Flume
2 24 (13.48%) HDFS
3 19 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (5.06%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.93%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (3.37%) oVirt
7 6 (3.37%) RHEV
7 6 (3.37%) VMware NSX
8 5 (2.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (2.81%) vSphere
9 4 (2.25%) NFS
10 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.12%) Gluster
11 2 (1.12%) vCloud
11 2 (1.12%) Xen
12 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.56%) Samba
12 1 (0.56%) zsh
Systems Management
1 53 (29.78%) Ansible
2 45 (25.28%) Puppet
3 31 (17.42%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (13.48%) Oozie
5 19 (10.67%) Terraform
6 17 (9.55%) Kubernetes
7 11 (6.18%) HAProxy
8 8 (4.49%) Salt
9 7 (3.93%) SCCM
10 6 (3.37%) Cobbler
10 6 (3.37%) Kibana
10 6 (3.37%) logstash
11 5 (2.81%) Packer
11 5 (2.81%) WSUS
12 4 (2.25%) SELinux
12 4 (2.25%) vRealize
13 2 (1.12%) CFEngine
13 2 (1.12%) SCOM
13 2 (1.12%) SCOrch
13 2 (1.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (21.35%) Red Hat
2 30 (16.85%) Google
3 28 (15.73%) Oracle
4 25 (14.04%) Hortonworks
4 25 (14.04%) VMware
5 24 (13.48%) Cloudera
5 24 (13.48%) MapR
6 21 (11.80%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (11.80%) Talend
6 21 (11.80%) Tealium
7 15 (8.43%) Microsoft
8 12 (6.74%) ServiceNow
9 9 (5.06%) Cisco
10 6 (3.37%) Atlassian
10 6 (3.37%) New Relic
10 6 (3.37%) SAP
10 6 (3.37%) Splunk
11 5 (2.81%) Sun
11 5 (2.81%) Symantec
11 5 (2.81%) Veritas