Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 125 77 139
Rank change year-on-year -48 +62 -15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 18 21 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 1.44% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 3.80% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 17
10th Percentile £406 £413 £325
25th Percentile £423 £450 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £470 £400
Median % change year-on-year +5.32% +17.50% -17.95%
75th Percentile £501 £531 £456
90th Percentile £537 £559 £515
England median daily rate £540 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.26% -5.00%

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 842 553 1,234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.76% 38.01% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 334 765
10th Percentile £300 £255 £296
25th Percentile £367 £325 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £429 £425
Median % change year-on-year +10.63% +1.03% -2.02%
75th Percentile £575 £525 £500
90th Percentile £625 £587 £588
England median daily rate £550 £482 £488
% change year-on-year +14.05% -1.08% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 41 57
10th Percentile £15.93 £19.50 £20.30
25th Percentile £37.48 £31.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate £49.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +2.27%
75th Percentile £58.75 £50.00 £49.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £52.75 £51.00
England median hourly rate £49.00 £42.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +15.29% -2.30% +2.35%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex -11 10 £495 -1.49%
Suffolk -10 4 £368 - 2
Hertfordshire -28 2 - - 3
Cambridgeshire -31 2 £475 -5.00% 3
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
4 10 (55.56%) AWS
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) Python
5 9 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) Unix
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (44.44%) JIRA
6 8 (44.44%) Informatica
7 7 (38.89%) Scrum
7 7 (38.89%) MySQL
7 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
8 6 (33.33%) Pentaho
8 6 (33.33%) ETL
8 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (33.33%) Public Sector
8 6 (33.33%) CI/CD
9 5 (27.78%) Social Skills
9 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
9 5 (27.78%) TDD
9 5 (27.78%) Spring
9 5 (27.78%) Perl
9 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
9 5 (27.78%) Confluence
9 5 (27.78%) Test Automation

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 5 (27.78%) Confluence
2 3 (16.67%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 3 (16.67%) Azure
3 2 (11.11%) GitHub
4 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.56%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DECT
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) IPv4
1 2 (11.11%) IPv6
1 2 (11.11%) Multicast
1 2 (11.11%) PPP
1 2 (11.11%) UPnP
1 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) Broadband
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 6 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (16.67%) HBase
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (11.11%) InfluxDB
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 5 (27.78%) Bitbucket
5 4 (22.22%) Maven
6 3 (16.67%) GDB
6 3 (16.67%) GitLab
7 2 (11.11%) Artifactory
7 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket Server
7 2 (11.11%) Flyway
7 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
7 2 (11.11%) JUnit
7 2 (11.11%) Postman
7 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 5 (27.78%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
1 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
2 4 (22.22%) JSON
2 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 2 (11.11%) Java Concurrency
4 2 (11.11%) JDBC
4 2 (11.11%) JMS
4 2 (11.11%) JMX
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) Swagger
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) OpenWrt
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
3 6 (33.33%) CI/CD
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (16.67%) Microservices
6 3 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Python
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Bash
4 4 (22.22%) C
4 4 (22.22%) Java 8
4 4 (22.22%) Scala
5 3 (16.67%) HiveQL
5 3 (16.67%) R
5 3 (16.67%) VBA
6 2 (11.11%) Java 11
7 1 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) HDFS
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Prometheus
3 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Informatica
3 3 (16.67%) BEA
3 3 (16.67%) Talend
3 3 (16.67%) webMethods
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 2 (11.11%) Checkmarx
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) WSO2
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) Isilon
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp