Period
to 18 February 2020

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 18 February 2020 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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 190 208 163
Rank change year-on-year +18 -45 -35
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 35 68 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.59% 0.77% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 1.43% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 91
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -0.99% +12.22%
10th Percentile £373 £375 £400
90th Percentile £632 £625 £675
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 - £29.00

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 2,889 4,742 4,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 48.40% 53.38% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,237 3,825 3,871
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £375 £375 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 18
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +72.51% -21.82%
10th Percentile £20.68 £18.35 £18.50
90th Percentile £54.65 £39.13 £103.50
London median hourly rate £43.01 £36.67 £33.27
% change year-on-year +17.29% +10.22% -20.79%

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 18 February 2020.

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 18 February 2020. 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 +31 30 £488 -2.50% 21
Shell Script
London

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) SQL
3 23 (65.71%) Oracle
4 20 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 20 (57.14%) Unix
5 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (28.57%) Python
6 10 (28.57%) Perl
7 9 (25.71%) ETL
7 9 (25.71%) Azure
7 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
7 9 (25.71%) DevOps
8 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
8 8 (22.86%) JIRA
8 8 (22.86%) Java
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) Finance
9 7 (20.00%) Migration
9 7 (20.00%) AWS
9 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 6 (17.14%) Puppet
10 6 (17.14%) GitHub
10 6 (17.14%) Scrum
10 6 (17.14%) Terraform
11 5 (14.29%) Informatica
11 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 5 (14.29%) Ansible
11 5 (14.29%) JSON
12 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
12 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g

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 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) Confluence
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) DataSynapse
3 2 (5.71%) Drupal
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Azure
2 7 (20.00%) AWS
3 6 (17.14%) GitHub
4 3 (8.57%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (8.57%) IaaS
4 3 (8.57%) Serverless
5 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Functions
5 2 (5.71%) GCP
5 2 (5.71%) npm
5 2 (5.71%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.86%) Apigee
6 1 (2.86%) Boomi
6 1 (2.86%) Datadog
6 1 (2.86%) Heroku
6 1 (2.86%) PaaS
6 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
1 2 (5.71%) OpenVPN
2 1 (2.86%) Broadband
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.86%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
1 8 (22.86%) JIRA
2 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.71%) Babel
3 2 (5.71%) gulp
3 2 (5.71%) MSBuild
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.71%) webpack
4 1 (2.86%) CA Gen
4 1 (2.86%) CF BOSH
4 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.86%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.86%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) ETL Developer
3 3 (8.57%) SAP Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) DBA
4 2 (5.71%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (5.71%) Report Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.71%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) JSON
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (8.57%) REST
3 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) Ajax
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) CSS3
3 2 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) HTML5
3 2 (5.71%) J2EE
3 2 (5.71%) Jest
3 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 2 (5.71%) Mustache
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) React
3 2 (5.71%) Sass
3 2 (5.71%) YAML
4 1 (2.86%) SAML
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Native
1 2 (5.71%) Grid Computing
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
1 2 (5.71%) Replication
1 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
1 2 (5.71%) Web 2.0
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Derivative
2 1 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) Unix
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) Debian
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) DevOps
2 9 (25.71%) ETL
3 7 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) Analytics
5 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.43%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (11.43%) High Availability
6 3 (8.57%) Data Transformation
6 3 (8.57%) Database Optimisation
6 3 (8.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) ETL Development
6 3 (8.57%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (8.57%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.57%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 20 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 10 (28.57%) Perl
3 10 (28.57%) Python
4 8 (22.86%) Java
5 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.57%) Groovy
7 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.57%) Ruby
8 2 (5.71%) Go
8 2 (5.71%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) AWK
9 1 (2.86%) C
9 1 (2.86%) C#
9 1 (2.86%) C++
9 1 (2.86%) Java 8
9 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.86%) XPath
9 1 (2.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Puppet
1 6 (17.14%) Terraform
2 5 (14.29%) Ansible
3 3 (8.57%) Data Guard
3 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes
3 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.71%) Kibana
4 2 (5.71%) logstash
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (2.86%) Grafana
5 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.86%) Packer
5 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Informatica
3 3 (8.57%) AppDynamics
3 3 (8.57%) Google
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.57%) SAP
3 3 (8.57%) Splunk
4 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.71%) BEA
4 2 (5.71%) Cognos
4 2 (5.71%) Pega
4 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.71%) TOWER Software
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) webMethods
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Sun