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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 58 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 67 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.48% 2.25% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.32% 7.17% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 8 3
Median daily rate £318 £275 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.45% +150.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.56 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+26.73% -12.32%
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
503 293 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.67% 31.40% 42.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 194 144
Median daily rate £325 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 2 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +57.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.18 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -7 64 £318 +15.45% 3
Durham - 1 - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 100 (90.09%) Unix
2 79 (71.17%) SQL
3 75 (67.57%) Linux
4 74 (66.67%) Perl
5 70 (63.06%) Oracle
6 66 (59.46%) TCP/IP
7 59 (53.15%) Security Cleared
8 58 (52.25%) CA
9 55 (49.55%) Windows
10 53 (47.75%) VB
10 53 (47.75%) Tivoli
10 53 (47.75%) Windows Server
11 50 (45.05%) HP
11 50 (45.05%) ITIL
12 49 (44.14%) SC Cleared
13 44 (39.64%) MOM
14 43 (38.74%) SQL Server
15 42 (37.84%) DB2
15 42 (37.84%) BMC
15 42 (37.84%) ServiceNow
16 41 (36.94%) HP SiteScope
17 38 (34.23%) SAN
18 33 (29.73%) BPSS Clearance
19 27 (24.32%) Incident Management
20 26 (23.42%) Server Monitoring
21 24 (21.62%) AAT
21 24 (21.62%) Mentoring
22 22 (19.82%) SLA
23 19 (17.12%) MS Excel
24 18 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis

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 13 (11.71%) Apache
2 6 (5.41%) SAS
3 3 (2.70%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (17.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) IaaS
2 1 (0.90%) PaaS
2 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (59.46%) TCP/IP
2 38 (34.23%) SAN
3 13 (11.71%) DNS
4 12 (10.81%) iSCSI
4 12 (10.81%) WAN
5 1 (0.90%) HTTP
5 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (38.74%) SQL Server
2 42 (37.84%) DB2
3 7 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.41%) Apache Hive
4 6 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.41%) HBase
4 6 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.41%) Pentaho
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.90%) Adabas
6 1 (0.90%) Big Data
6 1 (0.90%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.90%) ObjectStore
6 1 (0.90%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) ProC
2 6 (5.41%) ERwin
3 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.90%) Subversion
4 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (17.12%) Developer
2 13 (11.71%) Unix Engineer
3 9 (8.11%) Architect
4 7 (6.31%) Subject Matter Expert
5 6 (5.41%) Consultant
5 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (5.41%) Informatica Developer
5 6 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (5.41%) Tester
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (4.50%) Support Engineer
7 4 (3.60%) Lead Developer
7 4 (3.60%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 3 (2.70%) Administrator
8 3 (2.70%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (2.70%) Senior Architect
8 3 (2.70%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 3 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (2.70%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) .NET
2 3 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.80%) J2EE
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.90%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.90%) JSON
4 1 (0.90%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Mainframe
2 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.01%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.21%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (5.41%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.80%) Replication
9 1 (0.90%) CESG
9 1 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 100 (90.09%) Unix
2 75 (67.57%) Linux
3 55 (49.55%) Windows
4 53 (47.75%) Windows Server
5 15 (13.51%) Solaris
6 10 (9.01%) AIX
7 8 (7.21%) zOS
8 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.70%) CentOS
10 1 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.05%) ITIL
2 27 (24.32%) Incident Management
3 26 (23.42%) Server Monitoring
4 24 (21.62%) Mentoring
5 18 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (11.71%) Unit Testing
7 12 (10.81%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (7.21%) Change Management
10 8 (7.21%) ETL
10 8 (7.21%) Problem Management
10 8 (7.21%) Server Building
11 7 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.31%) Open Source
11 7 (6.31%) Validation
12 6 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.41%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.41%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (5.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 79 (71.17%) SQL
2 74 (66.67%) Perl
3 53 (47.75%) VB
4 17 (15.32%) Java
5 16 (14.41%) C
6 15 (13.51%) Korn
7 14 (12.61%) Bash Shell
8 13 (11.71%) C-shell
9 11 (9.91%) PL/SQL
10 9 (8.11%) Python
11 8 (7.21%) C#
11 8 (7.21%) JavaScript
12 7 (6.31%) Ruby
13 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 59 (53.15%) Security Cleared
2 49 (44.14%) SC Cleared
3 33 (29.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 24 (21.62%) AAT
5 4 (3.60%) Degree
6 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.82%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.80%) WAI
3 2 (1.80%) WCAG
4 1 (0.90%) GPG13
4 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.71%) Samba
2 8 (7.21%) Firmware
2 8 (7.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.70%) KVM
5 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 53 (47.75%) Tivoli
2 44 (39.64%) MOM
3 41 (36.94%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (2.70%) Ansible
4 3 (2.70%) Puppet
5 2 (1.80%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.80%) SCOM
5 2 (1.80%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 70 (63.06%) Oracle
2 58 (52.25%) CA
3 50 (45.05%) HP
4 42 (37.84%) BMC
4 42 (37.84%) ServiceNow
5 15 (13.51%) Informatica
6 9 (8.11%) IBM
7 7 (6.31%) Sun
8 6 (5.41%) Tableau
9 4 (3.60%) VMware
10 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.90%) Opsware