Period
to 26 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 26 June 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 192 199 144
Rank change year-on-year +7 -55 -11
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 82 96 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.97% 1.05% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 2.01% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 71 83
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £386 £366 £390
90th Percentile £715 £575 £673
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £50.00 £71.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -30.07% +84.52% -3.13%

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 Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,302 4,776 3,637
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 50.91% 52.36% 49.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,455 3,955 2,908
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £525 £505 £490
% change year-on-year +3.96% +3.06% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 7
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £28.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -24.15% +9.02%
10th Percentile £21.00 £12.90 £16.65
90th Percentile £59.90 £66.00 £39.70
London median hourly rate £36.67 £42.50 £40.13
% change year-on-year -13.72% +5.91% +34.15%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Central London

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Central London

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Central London over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Central London

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Central London

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 26 June 2019. 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
City of London -5 59 £525 +5.00% 3
City of Westminster -21 6 £463 -11.90%
West End of London +5 3 - -
Southwark -39 2 £395 -24.76%
Shell Script
London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Central London region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 43 (52.44%) Linux
2 40 (48.78%) Python
3 39 (47.56%) SQL
4 37 (45.12%) Java
5 27 (32.93%) Oracle
6 26 (31.71%) Unix
7 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (28.05%) Finance
9 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
10 19 (23.17%) DevOps
11 18 (21.95%) Windows
12 15 (18.29%) Banking
12 15 (18.29%) JIRA
12 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
13 14 (17.07%) Bash Shell
13 14 (17.07%) Jenkins
13 14 (17.07%) Docker
13 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
14 13 (15.85%) Perl
14 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
14 13 (15.85%) Subversion
14 13 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (14.63%) Big Data
15 12 (14.63%) Ansible
16 11 (13.41%) Relational Database
16 11 (13.41%) Splunk
16 11 (13.41%) Migration
16 11 (13.41%) Spring
16 11 (13.41%) MySQL

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 10 (12.20%) Confluence
2 8 (9.76%) nginx
3 7 (8.54%) Apache Spark
4 6 (7.32%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.10%) Apache
5 5 (6.10%) ArcGIS
5 5 (6.10%) GeoServer
5 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.88%) GlassFish
6 4 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.44%) Jupyter
9 1 (1.22%) Drupal
9 1 (1.22%) IIS
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.32%) PaaS
4 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.88%) Datadog
4 4 (4.88%) IaaS
4 4 (4.88%) Power Platform
5 3 (3.66%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (3.66%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.66%) Apigee
5 3 (3.66%) SaaS
6 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.44%) GitHub
6 2 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.44%) Serverless
7 1 (1.22%) npm
7 1 (1.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) Firewall
2 6 (7.32%) SAN
3 4 (4.88%) FTP
3 4 (4.88%) LAN
3 4 (4.88%) WAN
4 3 (3.66%) BGP
4 3 (3.66%) DHCP
4 3 (3.66%) DNS
4 3 (3.66%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.66%) HTTP
4 3 (3.66%) Internet
4 3 (3.66%) OSPF
4 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.44%) DSL
5 2 (2.44%) IPsec
5 2 (2.44%) L2TP
5 2 (2.44%) MPLS
5 2 (2.44%) VPN
5 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.44%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.63%) Big Data
3 11 (13.41%) MySQL
3 11 (13.41%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.20%) MongoDB
5 9 (10.98%) Hadoop
6 8 (9.76%) Oracle Database
7 7 (8.54%) Apache Hive
7 7 (8.54%) HBase
8 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2017
9 5 (6.10%) Data Lake
9 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.10%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (6.10%) Impala
9 5 (6.10%) QGIS
9 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.29%) JIRA
3 14 (17.07%) Jenkins
4 13 (15.85%) Subversion
5 8 (9.76%) Ant
6 6 (7.32%) Maven
7 5 (6.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.88%) FishEye
8 4 (4.88%) Selenium
8 4 (4.88%) SonarQube
8 4 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (3.66%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.44%) CF BOSH
10 2 (2.44%) gulp
10 2 (2.44%) Hudson
10 2 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (1.22%) fastlane
11 1 (1.22%) IBM UrbanCode
11 1 (1.22%) Travis CI
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 15 (18.29%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Front Office
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Developer
2 10 (12.20%) DBA
3 7 (8.54%) Administrator
3 7 (8.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.32%) SQL DBA
5 5 (6.10%) GIS Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (4.88%) Applications Support
6 4 (4.88%) Applications Support Specialist
6 4 (4.88%) Integration Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Support Specialist
6 4 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Data Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.66%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) Spring
2 10 (12.20%) XML
3 8 (9.76%) HTML
4 7 (8.54%) Node.js
5 6 (7.32%) Middleware
5 6 (7.32%) Web Services
6 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.10%) Kafka
6 5 (6.10%) REST
7 4 (4.88%) DOM
7 4 (4.88%) Java EE
7 4 (4.88%) JDBC
7 4 (4.88%) JMS
7 4 (4.88%) JSON
7 4 (4.88%) SAX
7 4 (4.88%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (3.66%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (3.66%) LAMP
8 3 (3.66%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Replication
2 6 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.10%) Equities
3 5 (6.10%) User Experience
4 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.66%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.66%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.44%) PKI
6 2 (2.44%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.44%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.22%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (52.44%) Linux
2 26 (31.71%) Unix
3 18 (21.95%) Windows
4 10 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.88%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.88%) Solaris
6 3 (3.66%) CentOS
6 3 (3.66%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.22%) AIX
8 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.17%) DevOps
3 11 (13.41%) Migration
4 10 (12.20%) Open Source
4 10 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
5 9 (10.98%) ETL
6 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.76%) Task Automation
7 7 (8.54%) High Availability
8 6 (7.32%) Analytics
8 6 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (7.32%) Change Management
8 6 (7.32%) Kanban
8 6 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) Scrum
8 6 (7.32%) TDD
8 6 (7.32%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.10%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.10%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.78%) Python
2 39 (47.56%) SQL
3 37 (45.12%) Java
4 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
5 14 (17.07%) Bash Shell
5 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
6 13 (15.85%) Perl
7 8 (9.76%) PL/SQL
8 7 (8.54%) Groovy
8 7 (8.54%) PHP
9 4 (4.88%) XPath
10 3 (3.66%) Ruby
10 3 (3.66%) Scala
11 2 (2.44%) C#
11 2 (2.44%) C++
11 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.22%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.22%) C
12 1 (1.22%) COBOL
12 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) CCNP
2 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) CCIE
3 2 (2.44%) JNCIE
3 2 (2.44%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.22%) MCSE
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.22%) GDPR
3 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) Docker
2 7 (8.54%) HDFS
2 7 (8.54%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.66%) Apache Flume
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.44%) Samba
5 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.22%) zsh
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Ansible
2 9 (10.98%) Puppet
3 7 (8.54%) Hadoop YARN
3 7 (8.54%) Kubernetes
4 6 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.44%) Ambari
5 2 (2.44%) Grafana
5 2 (2.44%) Graphite
5 2 (2.44%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (2.44%) SCCM
5 2 (2.44%) systemd
6 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.22%) Nagios
6 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.22%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.22%) SCOM
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Oracle
2 11 (13.41%) Splunk
3 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.10%) ESRI
5 5 (6.10%) VMware
6 4 (4.88%) Cloudera
6 4 (4.88%) Informatica
6 4 (4.88%) Sonatype
6 4 (4.88%) Sybase
7 3 (3.66%) HP
7 3 (3.66%) IBM
7 3 (3.66%) Talend
7 3 (3.66%) Teradata
8 2 (2.44%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (2.44%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.44%) Datameer
8 2 (2.44%) Google
8 2 (2.44%) Hortonworks
8 2 (2.44%) StreamBase