Period
to 27 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 27 October 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 204 176
Rank change year-on-year +100 -28 -24
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 12 25 77
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.67% 0.42% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 0.83% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 55
Median daily rate £456 £486 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.17% -7.38% -
10th Percentile £351 £369 £385
90th Percentile £615 £668 £575
Central London median daily rate £513 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +13.89% -14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 879 3,000 3,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.83% 50.52% 54.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 2,451 3,139
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £361 £400 £375
90th Percentile £691 £688 £676
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.28 £29.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +22.80% +37.42%
10th Percentile £12.75 £21.02 £12.30
90th Percentile £39.40 £55.18 £52.95
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +27.27% -4.32%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the City of London

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Shell Script in the City of London

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) GitHub
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (25.00%) Docker
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) QA
3 3 (25.00%) Market Risk
3 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (25.00%) Azure
4 2 (16.67%) AWS
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) Product Management
4 2 (16.67%) R
4 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) CTI
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Validation

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure
1 3 (25.00%) GitHub
2 2 (16.67%) AWS
2 2 (16.67%) BIME
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Twilio
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon Cognito
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (8.33%) GCP
3 1 (8.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) CTI
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) HBase
1 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) GitLab
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Postman
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Remote Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Site Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Kafka
1 1 (8.33%) pytest
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Swagger
1 1 (8.33%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (8.33%) Swaptions
2 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Chat Support
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Product Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) R
4 1 (8.33%) Korn
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Databricks
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cloudera
2 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks
2 1 (8.33%) MapR
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle