Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 122 119
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +31
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 25 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.65% 0.88% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 3.62% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 36
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -13.89% -2.76%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £268
90th Percentile £501 £614 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -10.11% -19.09% +83.33%

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 1,251 884 1,191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.49% 24.25% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 515 728
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £288 £269
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.50 £19.66 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.88% +57.28% -65.28%
10th Percentile £8.00 £13.00 £11.45
90th Percentile £50.50 £53.75 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +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 18 June 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 18 June 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
Newbury -11 7 £400 +33.33%
Reading -14 6 £438 -6.67% 3
Maidenhead -5 3 £363 -
Bracknell +4 2 - -
Slough -14 2 £375 -
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 16 (64.00%) Oracle
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Unix
2 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
7 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (16.00%) Firewall
8 4 (16.00%) 3GPP
8 4 (16.00%) Python
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Solaris
8 4 (16.00%) DevOps
8 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (16.00%) Puppet
8 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Network Planning
8 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Operations Management
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (16.00%) Terraform
8 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
8 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (12.00%) Serverless

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 2 (8.00%) Apache
1 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (8.00%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (12.00%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (12.00%) Serverless
3 2 (8.00%) CloudBees
3 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) 3GPP
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) OLTP
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) DBA
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
1 2 (8.00%) Node.js
1 2 (8.00%) Rendezvous
1 2 (8.00%) REST
1 2 (8.00%) SOAP
1 2 (8.00%) STL
1 2 (8.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (8.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Unix
3 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Solaris
5 3 (12.00%) CentOS
6 2 (8.00%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.00%) Windows
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Network Planning
2 4 (16.00%) Operations Management
2 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
2 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Threat Modelling
2 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) Go
4 2 (8.00%) Groovy
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Korn
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GCP
2 1 (4.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Gluster
2 2 (8.00%) NFS
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
1 4 (16.00%) Terraform
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.00%) BladeLogic
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (8.00%) Kibana
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) Packer
3 2 (8.00%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (4.00%) MOM
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.00%) Rancher
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos
3 2 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) Lotus
3 2 (8.00%) Remedy
3 2 (8.00%) TIBCO