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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 52 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.66% 0.17% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 0.57% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £264 - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £403 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%

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
194 174 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.17% 30.26% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 96 104
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £624 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 13
Median hourly rate £45.71 £49.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.66% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 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 -1 2 £258 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £291 -
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Unix
3 17 (62.96%) Perl
4 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
5 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
5 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
6 8 (29.63%) Java
7 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
8 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
8 5 (18.52%) JIRA
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
8 5 (18.52%) IBM
8 5 (18.52%) HP
9 4 (14.81%) ITIL
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Apache
9 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (14.81%) Atlassian
9 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.81%) Confluence
9 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (11.11%) High Availability
10 3 (11.11%) DevOps

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 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Confluence
3 3 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) FTP
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
1 3 (11.11%) LDAP
1 3 (11.11%) SSL
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) JIRA
3 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
5 2 (7.41%) ClearQuest
5 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
5 2 (7.41%) JBehave
5 2 (7.41%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Mockito
5 2 (7.41%) Moq
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
5 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Consultant
1 14 (51.85%) Unix Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) DBA
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) J2EE
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
2 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.41%) JSON
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) RESTful
2 2 (7.41%) Spring
2 2 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Unix
3 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) AIX
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
1 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
1 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
2 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
2 3 (11.11%) DevOps
2 3 (11.11%) High Availability
2 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 3 (11.11%) Scrum
2 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
2 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 2 (7.41%) ATDD
3 2 (7.41%) BDD
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.41%) Kanban
3 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 2 (7.41%) TDD
3 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Perl
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Erlang
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
1 2 (7.41%) SDET
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (3.70%) Nessus
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) HP
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Atlassian
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Sonatype
6 1 (3.70%) Splunk
6 1 (3.70%) xMatters