Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 April 2018 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 of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 155 134
Rank change year-on-year -18 -21 -8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 24 35 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.54% 0.80% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 2.00% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 24
East of England median daily rate £395 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +23.08% -19.25%
10th Percentile £350 £255 £263
90th Percentile £623 £468 £495
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
East of England median hourly rate £36.25 £36.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.69% -18.18% -
10th Percentile £31.08 £32.50 £38.83
90th Percentile £41.75 £39.90 £48.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,706 1,753 1,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.41% 40.16% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 1,086 986
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £256 £263
90th Percentile £575 £543 £534
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 138 140
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% +7.01%
10th Percentile £16.23 £30.75 £25.73
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.41 £52.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +5.13% +11.43%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the East of England

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in the East of England

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in the East of England

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in the East of England

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. 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
Essex +5 17 £390 -15.68% 1
Bedfordshire -13 2 £400 - 3
Suffolk +3 1 £375 - 3
Cambridgeshire -1 1 - - 6
Norfolk -8 1 £600 +33.33%
Hertfordshire -14 1 - - 4
East Anglia - 1 - -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 18 (75.00%) Oracle
1 18 (75.00%) Unix
2 15 (62.50%) J2EE
3 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
4 12 (50.00%) Java
5 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 11 (45.83%) BEA
5 11 (45.83%) webMethods
6 10 (41.67%) Perl
7 9 (37.50%) Solaris
8 7 (29.17%) Informatica
8 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
8 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (25.00%) CA Gen
9 6 (25.00%) Pega
9 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (25.00%) Middleware
9 6 (25.00%) JBoss
9 6 (25.00%) Apache
9 6 (25.00%) RUP
9 6 (25.00%) Python
10 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
10 5 (20.83%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 6 (25.00%) JBoss
3 5 (20.83%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) GitHub
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Impala
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Kudu
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) OLTP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (4.17%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.17%) PowerCenter
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) CA Gen
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) AccuRev
3 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
3 2 (8.33%) ClearQuest
4 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.17%) Buildbot
4 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.17%) GitLab
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) JMeter
4 1 (4.17%) NUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
1 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Administrator
2 2 (8.33%) DBA
2 2 (8.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Production DBA
3 1 (4.17%) Production DBA
3 1 (4.17%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) J2EE
2 6 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) Django
3 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) Kafka
3 1 (4.17%) ODBC
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) Servlets
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Unix
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Solaris
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) RUP
3 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Perl
4 6 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) C
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Flume
2 1 (4.17%) HDFS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.17%) RHEV
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Terraform
3 1 (4.17%) CFEngine
3 1 (4.17%) Consul
3 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.17%) Oozie
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) BEA
2 11 (45.83%) webMethods
3 7 (29.17%) Informatica
4 6 (25.00%) Pega
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Splunk
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) WSO2