Period
to 19 September 2019

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 September 2019 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 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 128 149
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21 -57
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 74 87 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.76% 1.73% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 4.64% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 53 27
East of England median daily rate £408 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.12% +2.41% +18.57%
10th Percentile £350 £350 £350
90th Percentile £536 £585 £480
England median daily rate £498 £500 £461
% change year-on-year -0.50% +8.46% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 - £42.50
England median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -6.25%

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 1,617 1,876 1,895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.45% 37.24% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 1,175 1,066
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £279
90th Percentile £588 £569 £575
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 66 128
East of England median hourly rate £47.00 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.05% +8.75% +0.63%
10th Percentile £40.70 £20.71 £17.31
90th Percentile £51.25 £54.38 £53.23
England median hourly rate £44.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.95% +5.00% +6.67%

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 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +17 26 £388 +10.71% 7
Essex -10 24 £410 -8.89%
Cambridgeshire +11 18 £450 +12.50% 4
Norfolk -5 3 £400 -8.05% 1
Suffolk +11 2 £350 -17.65% 2
Bedfordshire +6 1 - -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 50 (67.57%) Unix
2 42 (56.76%) Linux
3 28 (37.84%) Java
4 25 (33.78%) SQL
4 25 (33.78%) Configuration Management
5 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (32.43%) Oracle
6 22 (29.73%) ETL
7 20 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (27.03%) AWS
7 20 (27.03%) Jenkins
8 17 (22.97%) Continuous Deployment
8 17 (22.97%) Scrum
9 16 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (21.62%) Windows
9 16 (21.62%) DevOps
10 15 (20.27%) PL/SQL
10 15 (20.27%) Data Modelling
10 15 (20.27%) Open Source
10 15 (20.27%) JIRA
11 14 (18.92%) Confluence
11 14 (18.92%) Python
12 13 (17.57%) Web Services
12 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
12 13 (17.57%) Ansible
13 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
13 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
13 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
14 10 (13.51%) Perl
14 10 (13.51%) SAS

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 (18.92%) Confluence
2 10 (13.51%) SAS
3 8 (10.81%) WebLogic
4 6 (8.11%) IIS
4 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (6.76%) Apache Spark
6 4 (5.41%) Apache
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (4.05%) JBoss
8 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.35%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.35%) Jetty
9 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.03%) AWS
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (2.70%) GCP
3 2 (2.70%) GitHub
3 2 (2.70%) IaaS
3 2 (2.70%) PaaS
3 2 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.35%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.11%) Wireless
2 4 (5.41%) SSL
3 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.05%) HTTP
3 3 (4.05%) SAN
4 2 (2.70%) SSH
5 1 (1.35%) DHCP
5 1 (1.35%) DNS
5 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.35%) Internet
5 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.11%) MySQL
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.76%) Apache Hive
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (5.41%) HBase
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.70%) Big Data
7 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.70%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.70%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (2.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Jenkins
2 15 (20.27%) JIRA
3 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (12.16%) Artifactory
5 6 (8.11%) Bugzilla
5 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.41%) CA Gen
6 4 (5.41%) Checkstyle
7 3 (4.05%) AppScan
7 3 (4.05%) Burp Suite
7 3 (4.05%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.70%) Maven
8 2 (2.70%) Selenium
8 2 (2.70%) Subversion
9 1 (1.35%) Gerrit
9 1 (1.35%) Gradle
9 1 (1.35%) JBehave
9 1 (1.35%) JUnit
9 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (2.70%) Banking
1 2 (2.70%) Finance
1 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (2.70%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.35%) Law
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Developer
2 11 (14.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) Build and Release Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Build Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Release Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Data Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.05%) DBA
7 3 (4.05%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Tester
7 3 (4.05%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (2.70%) Configuration Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Consultant
8 2 (2.70%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) Web Services
2 9 (12.16%) .NET
3 8 (10.81%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (10.81%) Middleware
4 6 (8.11%) J2EE
4 6 (8.11%) Spring
4 6 (8.11%) WCF
5 5 (6.76%) HTML
5 5 (6.76%) LDAP
6 4 (5.41%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.05%) Ajax
7 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.05%) JSON
7 3 (4.05%) RESTful
7 3 (4.05%) XML
8 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.70%) CSS
8 2 (2.70%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.70%) Java EE
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Exalogic
5 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (67.57%) Unix
2 42 (56.76%) Linux
3 16 (21.62%) Windows
4 9 (12.16%) AIX
5 8 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.46%) Solaris
7 5 (6.76%) CentOS
8 3 (4.05%) Android
8 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.05%) SUSE
9 1 (1.35%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.35%) Debian
9 1 (1.35%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.35%) VMS
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Configuration Management
2 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.73%) ETL
4 20 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (22.97%) Continuous Deployment
5 17 (22.97%) Scrum
6 16 (21.62%) DevOps
7 15 (20.27%) Data Modelling
7 15 (20.27%) Open Source
8 9 (12.16%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (10.81%) Analytics
10 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.46%) Kanban
10 7 (9.46%) Microservices
10 7 (9.46%) Migration
10 7 (9.46%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (9.46%) Task Automation
10 7 (9.46%) TDD
11 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (6.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) Java
2 25 (33.78%) SQL
3 15 (20.27%) PL/SQL
4 14 (18.92%) Python
5 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
6 10 (13.51%) Perl
7 9 (12.16%) Groovy
7 9 (12.16%) Ruby
8 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
9 6 (8.11%) C#
9 6 (8.11%) Java 8
9 6 (8.11%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.05%) PHP
11 2 (2.70%) SAS Macro
11 2 (2.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) CISSP
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 3 (4.05%) SANS
4 2 (2.70%) CEH
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) COBIT
1 2 (2.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Docker
2 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.05%) SRDF
3 3 (4.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.70%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (1.35%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) KVM
5 1 (1.35%) NFS
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Ansible
2 9 (12.16%) Terraform
3 6 (8.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (5.41%) Puppet
5 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.05%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (4.05%) WebInspect
6 2 (2.70%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.35%) Consul
7 1 (1.35%) Grafana
7 1 (1.35%) logstash
7 1 (1.35%) Nagios
7 1 (1.35%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Oracle
2 8 (10.81%) Informatica
3 7 (9.46%) Perforce
3 7 (9.46%) Teradata
4 6 (8.11%) IBM
5 5 (6.76%) HP
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.41%) BEA
6 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.41%) Pega
6 4 (5.41%) webMethods
7 3 (4.05%) Acunetix
7 3 (4.05%) EMC
7 3 (4.05%) Remedy
7 3 (4.05%) Veritas
8 2 (2.70%) Google
8 2 (2.70%) Qualys
8 2 (2.70%) Sun
8 2 (2.70%) Veracode
8 2 (2.70%) WSO2