The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 51 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.87% 0.17% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 0.58% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £264 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +361.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 172 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.12% 29.45% 33.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 88 117
Median daily rate £438 £335 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.59% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £251 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £49.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.20 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the Hertfordshire region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Hertfordshire region.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage -2 2 £258 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £291 -
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 24 (80.00%) Unix
3 18 (60.00%) Perl
4 16 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 15 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
8 6 (20.00%) JIRA
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.67%) IBM
9 5 (16.67%) HP
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
9 5 (16.67%) Confluence
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
10 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
10 4 (13.33%) Atlassian
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (13.33%) ITIL
10 4 (13.33%) Apache
10 4 (13.33%) Finance
11 3 (10.00%) Scrum
11 3 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (10.00%) Microsoft

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (16.67%) Confluence
1 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) FTP
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
1 3 (10.00%) LDAP
1 3 (10.00%) SSL
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) JIRA
3 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (10.00%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
5 2 (6.67%) ClearQuest
5 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.67%) JBehave
5 2 (6.67%) JUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Mockito
5 2 (6.67%) Moq
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Consultant
1 15 (50.00%) Unix Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Software Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) J2EE
1 3 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) Spring
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.33%) POSIX
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 24 (80.00%) Unix
3 16 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.00%) AIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps
3 3 (10.00%) High Availability
3 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Scrum
3 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.67%) ATDD
4 2 (6.67%) BDD
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Kanban
4 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Release Management
4 2 (6.67%) TDD
4 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Perl
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) Erlang
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
1 2 (6.67%) SDET
2 1 (3.33%) MISRA
2 1 (3.33%) MISRA C
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Cygwin
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (3.33%) Nessus
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) IBM
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Atlassian
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Sonatype
6 1 (3.33%) Splunk
6 1 (3.33%) xMatters