The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 58 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 62 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.45% 1.92% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.00% 5.17% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 7 5
Median daily rate £320 £300 £189
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +58.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £310 £282
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -27.39%
Shell Script
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
477 290 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 34.27% 37.04% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 201 142
Median daily rate £320 £330 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.68 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.36 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -6 59 £320 +6.66% 2
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 58 (84.06%) Perl
2 57 (82.61%) Unix
3 51 (73.91%) Linux
4 47 (68.12%) TCP/IP
5 45 (65.22%) SQL
6 44 (63.77%) CA
7 39 (56.52%) Windows
8 37 (53.62%) Oracle
8 37 (53.62%) Security Cleared
9 36 (52.17%) HP
10 35 (50.72%) Tivoli
10 35 (50.72%) VB
10 35 (50.72%) Windows Server
11 31 (44.93%) ITIL
12 30 (43.48%) ServiceNow
13 29 (42.03%) MOM
14 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
14 28 (40.58%) SC Cleared
15 27 (39.13%) DB2
15 27 (39.13%) SAN
15 27 (39.13%) BMC
15 27 (39.13%) HP SiteScope
16 17 (24.64%) Server Monitoring
16 17 (24.64%) Incident Management
17 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (23.19%) Java
18 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
18 15 (21.74%) Python
18 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the North 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 12 (17.39%) Apache
2 9 (13.04%) SAS
3 3 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (68.12%) TCP/IP
2 27 (39.13%) SAN
3 12 (17.39%) DNS
4 11 (15.94%) iSCSI
4 11 (15.94%) WAN
5 3 (4.35%) SNMP
6 1 (1.45%) HTTP
6 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
2 27 (39.13%) DB2
3 9 (13.04%) Apache Hive
3 9 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 9 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 9 (13.04%) HBase
3 9 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 9 (13.04%) Pentaho
3 9 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.45%) ObjectStore
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) ERwin
2 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) JIRA
2 3 (4.35%) JMeter
2 3 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 3 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (14.49%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) Tester
3 7 (10.14%) Consultant
4 6 (8.70%) Architect
5 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Unix Consultant
8 2 (2.90%) Digital Director
8 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Functional Tester
8 2 (2.90%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (2.90%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Services Director
8 2 (2.90%) Subject Matter Expert
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.45%) JSON
3 1 (1.45%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.14%) Mainframe
5 6 (8.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (4.35%) CESG
6 3 (4.35%) Data Integration
6 3 (4.35%) PKI
7 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (82.61%) Unix
2 51 (73.91%) Linux
3 39 (56.52%) Windows
4 35 (50.72%) Windows Server
5 7 (10.14%) Solaris
6 6 (8.70%) AIX
6 6 (8.70%) zOS
7 3 (4.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) ITIL
2 17 (24.64%) Incident Management
2 17 (24.64%) Server Monitoring
3 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.29%) Mentoring
5 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (13.04%) Data Architecture
6 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 9 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (13.04%) Open Source
7 8 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (10.14%) Change Management
8 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.14%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.70%) Operations Management
9 6 (8.70%) Performance Management
9 6 (8.70%) SFIA
10 5 (7.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (84.06%) Perl
2 45 (65.22%) SQL
3 35 (50.72%) VB
4 16 (23.19%) Java
5 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 15 (21.74%) Python
6 13 (18.84%) Bash Shell
6 13 (18.84%) Korn
7 12 (17.39%) C-shell
8 11 (15.94%) C#
9 10 (14.49%) C
9 10 (14.49%) Ruby
10 5 (7.25%) C++
11 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (53.62%) Security Cleared
2 28 (40.58%) SC Cleared
3 15 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (17.39%) AAT
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) WAI
2 3 (4.35%) WCAG
3 2 (2.90%) GPG13
4 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Samba
2 6 (8.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (4.35%) Firmware
4 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (50.72%) Tivoli
2 29 (42.03%) MOM
3 27 (39.13%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (2.90%) SCOM
4 2 (2.90%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) CA
2 37 (53.62%) Oracle
3 36 (52.17%) HP
4 30 (43.48%) ServiceNow
5 27 (39.13%) BMC
6 9 (13.04%) Informatica
6 9 (13.04%) Tableau
7 6 (8.70%) IBM
8 1 (1.45%) Opsware
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.45%) Sun
8 1 (1.45%) VMware