Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 57 44
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 -18
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.97% 1.47% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 2.30% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Belfast median daily rate - £399 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.33% -
County Antrim median daily rate - £399 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

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 Belfast with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 181 305 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 58.39% 64.08% 61.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 235 149
Belfast median daily rate £412 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +7.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £257
90th Percentile £488 £538 £563
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £430 £400
% change year-on-year -4.19% +7.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
Belfast median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% +15.38% -14.75%
10th Percentile £17.80 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £104.25 £35.43 £30.80
County Antrim median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £14.34
% change year-on-year +95.65% +60.39% -5.97%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Belfast

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Belfast

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 Belfast region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle