Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 117 160
Rank change year-on-year +3 +43 -2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 12 69 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.53% 1.68% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 4.55% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 32 20
Median daily rate £363 £439 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.38% +11.08% -3.07%
10th Percentile £319 £315 £339
90th Percentile £485 £572 £466
England median daily rate £475 £500 £460
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.93% -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -15.79%

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 804 1,515 1,638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.51% 36.98% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 873 977
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £318 £288
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 63 65
Median hourly rate £24.70 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.11% +12.50% -2.74%
10th Percentile £12.06 £18.05 £16.35
90th Percentile £54.50 £57.30 £54.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -18.60% +4.88% -1.20%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Shell Script in the East of England

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the East of England over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Shell Script in the East of England

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

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 5 June 2020. 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 +3 6 £418 -13.25%
Cambridgeshire +17 4 £375 -16.67% 1
Bedfordshire +19 1 - -
Suffolk +2 1 £325 -34.18%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 5 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) AICPA
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) SANS
5 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (25.00%) Java 8
5 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (25.00%) CentOS
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Azure
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Degree

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 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) FTP
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (16.67%) IPv4
2 2 (16.67%) IPv6
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Kudu
2 1 (8.33%) Base SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Impala
2 1 (8.33%) OLTP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (8.33%) SAS EBI
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (16.67%) GitLab
3 2 (16.67%) Hudson
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (8.33%) ProC
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Java SE
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) JMS
2 1 (8.33%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Blog
1 3 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) Java 8
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) SANS
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) AICPA
1 3 (25.00%) COBIT
1 3 (25.00%) NIST
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (8.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Remedy
1 3 (25.00%) VMware