Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 59 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +17
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.74% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.72% 1.08% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £363 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.45% -2.44%
East of England median daily rate £390 £350 £463
% change year-on-year +11.43% -24.32% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.27% -15.51%

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 184 186 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 27.34% 30.05% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 127 107
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £315 £222 £273
90th Percentile £575 £500 £606
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 22
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £45.39 £31.39 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.60% -21.53% -4.76%
10th Percentile £38.83 £15.43 £36.25
90th Percentile £49.95 £46.95 £51.25
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +0.67%

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Impala
3 1 (20.00%) GitLab
3 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) YAML
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects

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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Impala
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ODBC
1 1 (20.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) SAP