Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 124 140
Rank change year-on-year -33 +16 -9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 36 62 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.76% 1.37% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 3.46% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 17
East of England median daily rate £380 £273 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.45% -31.88% -3.32%
10th Percentile £326 £250 £293
90th Percentile £523 £478 £500
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
East of England median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.19% -8.86% -15.51%
10th Percentile £36.10 £32.50 £35.18
90th Percentile £43.38 £39.90 £46.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.88
% change year-on-year - +2.89% +15.27%

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 1,849 1,793 1,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.80% 39.71% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,071 1,047 1,097
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £295 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £538 £528
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 135 186
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £42.20 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.03% +8.21% +4.00%
10th Percentile £18.63 £30.60 £26.00
90th Percentile £53.13 £52.50 £51.52
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +2 17 £375 +27.12%
Hertfordshire -32 6 £360 +39.81% 10
Bedfordshire -4 4 - - 1
Norfolk -17 4 £550 - 1
Suffolk +18 3 £466 +5.13% 3
Cambridgeshire -24 1 - - 19
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 23 (63.89%) Oracle
2 21 (58.33%) Unix
3 17 (47.22%) Linux
4 14 (38.89%) WebLogic
4 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (33.33%) Middleware
6 11 (30.56%) Red Hat
6 11 (30.56%) Java
6 11 (30.56%) Solaris
6 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (27.78%) SQL
7 10 (27.78%) J2EE
7 10 (27.78%) JBoss
7 10 (27.78%) Apache
7 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 8 (22.22%) Python
9 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
9 7 (19.44%) BEA
9 7 (19.44%) WebLogic Portal
9 7 (19.44%) webMethods
10 6 (16.67%) Perl
10 6 (16.67%) C++
10 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 6 (16.67%) TDD
10 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 5 (13.89%) Puppet
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
11 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning

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 14 (38.89%) WebLogic
2 10 (27.78%) Apache
2 10 (27.78%) JBoss
3 7 (19.44%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Confluence
6 1 (2.78%) SAS
6 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.78%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.33%) Impala
4 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.56%) Big Data
5 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) DB2
5 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.56%) Parquet
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Sqoop
6 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.78%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) AccuRev
3 4 (11.11%) Subversion
4 3 (8.33%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.56%) Ant
5 2 (5.56%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.78%) Buildbot
6 1 (2.78%) Checkstyle
6 1 (2.78%) GitLab
6 1 (2.78%) GoCD
6 1 (2.78%) Gradle
6 1 (2.78%) JBehave
6 1 (2.78%) Mockito
6 1 (2.78%) Moq
6 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Trainee
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.56%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Unix Developer
6 2 (5.56%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) Middleware
2 10 (27.78%) J2EE
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 4 (11.11%) XML
5 3 (8.33%) HTML5
5 3 (8.33%) REST
5 3 (8.33%) RESTful
5 3 (8.33%) Spring
6 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.56%) Apache Avro
6 2 (5.56%) CSS3
6 2 (5.56%) JAX-RS
6 2 (5.56%) JAX-WS
6 2 (5.56%) JPA
6 2 (5.56%) Kafka
6 2 (5.56%) Regular Expression
6 2 (5.56%) Spring Batch
6 2 (5.56%) Spring Boot
6 2 (5.56%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Unix
2 17 (47.22%) Linux
3 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (30.56%) Solaris
4 5 (13.89%) Windows
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (16.67%) TDD
3 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.89%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps
4 4 (11.11%) Kanban
4 4 (11.11%) Open Source
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) API Design
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) Microservices
5 3 (8.33%) SOA
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) User Stories
6 2 (5.56%) Data Ingestion
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Prototyping
6 2 (5.56%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Python
4 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
5 6 (16.67%) C++
5 6 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.33%) Groovy
8 2 (5.56%) C
8 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Xen
3 1 (2.78%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Ansible
3 3 (8.33%) Terraform
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (5.56%) Oozie
4 2 (5.56%) WSUS
5 1 (2.78%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.78%) Nagios
5 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Oracle
2 11 (30.56%) Red Hat
3 7 (19.44%) BEA
3 7 (19.44%) webMethods
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Splunk
5 3 (8.33%) WSO2
6 2 (5.56%) CA
6 2 (5.56%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.78%) Informatica
7 1 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) Sonatype