Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 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
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 63 103
Rank change year-on-year -27 +40 +14
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 2 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.32% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 0.91% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
10th Percentile £398 " £350
25th Percentile £450 " £443
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £530 £520 £523
Median % change year-on-year +1.92% -0.48% +59.25%
75th Percentile £550 " £647
90th Percentile " " £975
England median daily rate £510 £484 £498
% change year-on-year +5.37% -2.71% -0.50%

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 416 219 704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.55% 35.49% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 152 457
10th Percentile £288 £250 £270
25th Percentile £325 £309 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £407 £360 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.92% -10.00% -
75th Percentile £500 £434 £488
90th Percentile £548 £495 £550
England median daily rate £525 £495 £488
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 16
10th Percentile £17.10 £22.20 £25.71
25th Percentile £17.50 £36.00 £40.31
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year -49.41% -5.56% +9.76%
75th Percentile £45.00 £43.75 £48.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £46.75 "
England median hourly rate £45.23 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +20.60% -16.67% +6.49%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Shell Script in the East Midlands

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Shell Script in the East Midlands

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in the East Midlands.

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 20 October 2021. 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
Northamptonshire - 2 £453 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £550 - 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Essbase
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Metadata
3 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Essbase
1 2 (40.00%) Metadata
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Jython
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cadence