Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 21 October 2018 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 111 81
Rank change year-on-year -40 -30 +41
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 15 51 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 1.28% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 4.67% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 39
Berkshire median daily rate £488 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% -20.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £320 £304 £349
90th Percentile £545 £550 £540
South East median daily rate £441 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.82% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate £48.75 £39.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year +22.64% -16.32% +75.52%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,220 1,091 1,248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.32% 27.38% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 656 713
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £275
90th Percentile £563 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 39
Berkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £19.66 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.29% -21.36% -32.89%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.88 £49.00 £48.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Berkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Berkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Berkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Berkshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Maidenhead -3 5 £488 +14.71%
Slough -13 4 £400 -11.11% 1
Bracknell -2 2 - - 1
Newbury -8 2 £525 +75.00%
Reading -30 1 £550 +61.76%
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) Ansible
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 5 (33.33%) Docker
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (33.33%) Terraform
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Groovy
3 5 (33.33%) CentOS
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BRM
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (13.33%) CloudBees
3 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (13.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) ICMP
1 2 (13.33%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) Broadband
2 1 (6.67%) GPRS
2 1 (6.67%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (20.00%) Data Lake
2 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (20.00%) HDInsight
2 3 (20.00%) Power BI
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Azure Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Product Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) Kafka
1 3 (20.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) CMDB
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) CentOS
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Use Case
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Groovy
2 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) Go
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Ansible
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 5 (33.33%) Terraform
3 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (20.00%) Rancher
4 2 (13.33%) Kibana
4 2 (13.33%) Netcool
4 2 (13.33%) Packer
5 1 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) Google
3 2 (13.33%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) Siebel