Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 17 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)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 93 101
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 +6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 50 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.10% 0.90% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.48% 2.76% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £301 £375 £238
90th Percentile £425 £375 £507
South East median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £26.50 -
South East median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year -0.63% +42.22% +108.33%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 912 579 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.26% 32.62% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 290 421
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £284 £263 £231
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +66.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.65 £12.95
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Buckinghamshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Buckinghamshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Buckinghamshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Buckinghamshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Milton Keynes +13 41 £390 +4.00%
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 42 (84.00%) Linux
2 35 (70.00%) Oracle
3 29 (58.00%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (56.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 27 (54.00%) DB2
6 26 (52.00%) Ansible
7 25 (50.00%) Unix
8 21 (42.00%) MySQL
9 20 (40.00%) Windows
9 20 (40.00%) Finance
10 19 (38.00%) Python
11 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
11 17 (34.00%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (34.00%) DB2 UDB
11 17 (34.00%) Task Automation
11 17 (34.00%) YAML
11 17 (34.00%) MongoDB
12 16 (32.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (30.00%) LDAP
14 14 (28.00%) SQL
15 13 (26.00%) Bash Shell
16 11 (22.00%) Remedy
16 11 (22.00%) Security Management
16 11 (22.00%) BMC
16 11 (22.00%) Capacity Management
16 11 (22.00%) Remedy ITSM
17 10 (20.00%) Docker
17 10 (20.00%) Java
17 10 (20.00%) ODBC
18 8 (16.00%) Korn

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (12.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.00%) Alfresco
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) Drupal
3 2 (4.00%) Liferay
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) LDAP
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) DB2
2 21 (42.00%) MySQL
3 17 (34.00%) DB2 UDB
3 17 (34.00%) MongoDB
3 17 (34.00%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (32.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (10.00%) Redis
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) Maven
3 3 (6.00%) Gradle
4 2 (4.00%) GitLab
5 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) International Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Administrator
2 12 (24.00%) DBA
3 8 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Server Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
6 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.00%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.00%) DB2 Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.00%) Lead DevOps
9 1 (2.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 1 (2.00%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) YAML
2 10 (20.00%) ODBC
3 5 (10.00%) Node.js
3 5 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (10.00%) Spring
3 5 (10.00%) Velocity
3 5 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) AS400
1 5 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) Linux
2 25 (50.00%) Unix
3 20 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (56.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (34.00%) Task Automation
4 11 (22.00%) Capacity Management
4 11 (22.00%) Security Management
5 8 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (16.00%) DevOps
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (10.00%) Microservices
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) Document Management
7 2 (4.00%) Open Source
7 2 (4.00%) Product Management
7 2 (4.00%) SOA
8 1 (2.00%) Change Management
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) Python
2 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (20.00%) Java
5 8 (16.00%) Korn
6 2 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) Groovy
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (52.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Oracle
2 11 (22.00%) BMC
2 11 (22.00%) Remedy
3 5 (10.00%) SAP
4 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) OpenText
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.00%) VMware