Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 July 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 107 136
Rank change year-on-year +1 +29 -39
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 17 40 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.81% 1.36% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 3.27% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 8
East Midlands median daily rate £480 £500 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +22.32% +9.00%
10th Percentile £360 £388 £317
90th Percentile £535 £550 £499
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.33% +5.63%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 815 1,224 1,284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.88% 41.69% 40.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 778 816
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £503
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.57% +20.51%
10th Percentile £29.14 £18.33 £21.05
90th Percentile £48.88 £47.50 £64.50
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +6.02% - +10.67%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the East Midlands

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in the East Midlands

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in the East Midlands

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in the East Midlands

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Leicestershire +12 9 £490 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £425 - 5
Nottinghamshire -13 2 £360 -28.00% 2
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 12 (70.59%) Perl
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Middleware
3 8 (47.06%) Ruby
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 8 (47.06%) Puppet
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (41.18%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) NetApp
7 4 (23.53%) NFS
7 4 (23.53%) Unix
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Automation
7 4 (23.53%) Artifactory
7 4 (23.53%) Ansible
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 3 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (17.65%) Analytics
8 3 (17.65%) Process Management
8 3 (17.65%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Java

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (17.65%) Tuxedo
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
2 2 (11.76%) Kerberos
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) SNMP
2 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Ignite
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) DBA
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) HPUX Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (11.76%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) HP Superdome
1 2 (11.76%) IBM Storwize
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (11.76%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Continuous Deployment
1 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure as Code
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Automation
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Process Management
4 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Network Packet Capture
5 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) SOLID
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Perl
2 9 (52.94%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) Ruby
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) AWK
6 2 (11.76%) Bourne shell
6 2 (11.76%) C
6 2 (11.76%) C-shell
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.76%) sed
7 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) NFS
2 3 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (11.76%) Firmware
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) Ansible
3 3 (17.65%) Nagios
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp OnCommand
4 2 (11.76%) Netcool
4 2 (11.76%) SnapMirror
4 2 (11.76%) SnapVault
5 1 (5.88%) Cacti
5 1 (5.88%) CFEngine
5 1 (5.88%) Munin
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) NetApp
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Splunk
5 2 (11.76%) Sun