Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Shell Script skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Shell Script over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 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.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 58 52
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 +3
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.89% 0.62% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 2.00% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Bedfordshire median daily rate - - £363
East of England median daily rate £488 £380 £260
% change year-on-year +28.29% +46.15% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -14.11% +13.19% -10.00%

Shell Script 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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 117 200 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 25.94% 31.06% 31.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 131 126
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.26% +6.88%
10th Percentile £319 £300 £309
90th Percentile £564 £575 £513
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +2.35% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.39 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.37% +52.57% -30.00%
10th Percentile £23.75 £38.83 £14.98
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.95 £45.13
East of England median hourly rate £44.25 £41.75 £41.50
% change year-on-year +5.99% +0.60% +6.41%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
Luton - 3 - -
Shell Script
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Flume
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) HDFS
2 3 (75.00%) Impala
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) Data Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Kudu
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Leadership
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) OLTP
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Oozie
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) IBM

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Kudu
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) Impala
1 3 (75.00%) OLTP
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Data Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Leadership
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Flume
1 3 (75.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle