Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 109 103
Rank change year-on-year -24 -6 +24
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 20 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.62% 1.21% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 3.33% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 23
East Midlands median daily rate £356 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.65% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £319 £319 £325
90th Percentile £491 £488 £488
England median daily rate £469 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +10.29% - +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +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 1212 1200 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 37.67% 36.36% 33.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 771 660
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £274 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £488
England median daily rate £462 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.71% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +105.48% -47.86%
10th Percentile £13.18 £13.60 £11.35
90th Percentile £57.44 £46.75 £43.45
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire -20 7 £354 -14.24%
Derbyshire -5 6 £320 -5.19%
Leicestershire - 3 £475 -
Northamptonshire +10 2 - - 2
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 18 (90.00%) Unix
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (45.00%) AIX
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) Perl
7 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) C-shell
8 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (30.00%) Korn
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (30.00%) HPUX
8 6 (30.00%) Solaris
8 6 (30.00%) SUSE
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (25.00%) Sun
9 5 (25.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (25.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) Samba
9 5 (25.00%) iPlanet
9 5 (25.00%) Apache
9 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 5 (25.00%) JBoss
9 5 (25.00%) WebLogic

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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) iPlanet
1 5 (25.00%) JBoss
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Boomi
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) FCoE
1 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) ProC
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior ETL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Unix Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
1 3 (15.00%) JSON
1 3 (15.00%) REST
1 3 (15.00%) XML
1 3 (15.00%) XSD
1 3 (15.00%) XSL
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) WCF
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Unix
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 9 (45.00%) AIX
4 6 (30.00%) HPUX
4 6 (30.00%) Solaris
4 6 (30.00%) SUSE
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) EAI
4 3 (15.00%) High Availability
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
4 3 (15.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Perl
4 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (30.00%) C-shell
4 6 (30.00%) Korn
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) XPath
5 3 (15.00%) XQuery
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Samba
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) KVM
2 2 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) Sun
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) F5
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) Retek
6 2 (10.00%) Informatica
6 2 (10.00%) PlateSpin
6 2 (10.00%) Veritas
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) Borland
7 1 (5.00%) Cognos
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Opsware