Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 158 86
Rank change year-on-year +41 -72 +77
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 89 52 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.75% 1.02% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 2.62% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 22 62
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -16.67%
10th Percentile £350 £339 £250
90th Percentile £590 £521 £480
England median daily rate £500 £469 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
East of England median hourly rate - £41.50 £35.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.13% -9.15%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £39.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.95% -0.63% +23.08%

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 1,899 1,982 1,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.35% 39.05% 37.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,192 1,101 1,072
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £281 £238
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 128 128
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +0.63% +6.00%
10th Percentile £21.25 £16.11 £25.88
90th Percentile £52.50 £56.00 £53.75
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +29 62 £450 +18.42% 4
Hertfordshire -3 11 £350 -12.50% 4
Bedfordshire +8 8 £519 - 2
Suffolk -12 4 £425 -7.10%
Cambridgeshire +15 3 £400 - 6
Norfolk +5 1 £435 -3.33%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 67 (75.28%) Unix
2 50 (56.18%) Linux
3 41 (46.07%) Oracle
4 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (40.45%) Configuration Management
6 35 (39.33%) Jenkins
6 35 (39.33%) DevOps
7 33 (37.08%) Java
8 32 (35.96%) SQL
8 32 (35.96%) MySQL
9 31 (34.83%) Ansible
9 31 (34.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (33.71%) Amazon AWS
11 28 (31.46%) Scrum
12 27 (30.34%) Solaris
13 25 (28.09%) PL/SQL
13 25 (28.09%) Data Modelling
14 24 (26.97%) Windows
14 24 (26.97%) Git (software)
14 24 (26.97%) Hadoop
14 24 (26.97%) Relational Database
15 23 (25.84%) WebLogic
15 23 (25.84%) Informatica
15 23 (25.84%) webMethods
16 21 (23.60%) BEA
16 21 (23.60%) Test Strategy
16 21 (23.60%) Security Cleared
16 21 (23.60%) Process Improvement
17 20 (22.47%) Confluence
17 20 (22.47%) Perl

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 23 (25.84%) WebLogic
2 20 (22.47%) Confluence
3 16 (17.98%) Apache
4 13 (14.61%) Apache Spark
5 11 (12.36%) Tomcat
6 7 (7.87%) JBoss
7 4 (4.49%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 30 (33.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.62%) GitHub
4 4 (4.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (4.49%) Office 365
5 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) SSH
2 9 (10.11%) SAN
3 4 (4.49%) FTP
3 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.12%) Firewall
4 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) MySQL
2 24 (26.97%) Hadoop
2 24 (26.97%) Relational Database
3 17 (19.10%) RDBMS
4 14 (15.73%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (14.61%) Apache Hive
5 13 (14.61%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (11.24%) Ingres
6 10 (11.24%) Pentaho
7 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
8 7 (7.87%) Apache Kudu
8 7 (7.87%) Big Data
8 7 (7.87%) Impala
8 7 (7.87%) MongoDB
8 7 (7.87%) OLTP
9 6 (6.74%) HBase
9 6 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (39.33%) Jenkins
2 24 (26.97%) Git (software)
3 20 (22.47%) JIRA
4 16 (17.98%) CA Gen
5 8 (8.99%) Artifactory
6 6 (6.74%) Checkstyle
6 6 (6.74%) Maven
General
1 11 (12.36%) Retail
2 6 (6.74%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Law
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (42.70%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) Administrator
3 12 (13.48%) Unix Developer
4 9 (10.11%) ETL Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Architect
5 7 (7.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Pentaho Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) DevOps Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Office 365 Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Big Data Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports Designer
9 3 (3.37%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) J2EE
2 10 (11.24%) Web Services
3 7 (7.87%) Kafka
4 6 (6.74%) Middleware
4 6 (6.74%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (6.74%) Spring
4 6 (6.74%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.12%) HTML
5 1 (1.12%) XML
5 1 (1.12%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Replication
2 6 (6.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) Clustering
4 4 (4.49%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 67 (75.28%) Unix
2 50 (56.18%) Linux
3 31 (34.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (30.34%) Solaris
5 24 (26.97%) Windows
6 16 (17.98%) CentOS
7 15 (16.85%) AIX
8 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
10 4 (4.49%) HPUX
11 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.45%) Configuration Management
3 35 (39.33%) DevOps
4 28 (31.46%) Scrum
5 25 (28.09%) Data Modelling
6 21 (23.60%) Process Improvement
6 21 (23.60%) Test Strategy
7 19 (21.35%) Waterfall
8 18 (20.22%) Analytics
9 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (16.85%) Problem Management
11 13 (14.61%) Data Engineering
12 12 (13.48%) OO
12 12 (13.48%) RUP
12 12 (13.48%) Validation
13 11 (12.36%) Continuous Deployment
13 11 (12.36%) ETL
13 11 (12.36%) Open Source
13 11 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.08%) Java
2 32 (35.96%) SQL
3 25 (28.09%) PL/SQL
4 20 (22.47%) Perl
5 11 (12.36%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.11%) PowerShell
7 8 (8.99%) Python
8 6 (6.74%) Java 8
9 4 (4.49%) Korn
10 3 (3.37%) VB
10 3 (3.37%) VBScript
11 1 (1.12%) ANSI C
11 1 (1.12%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.12%) C
11 1 (1.12%) Dart
11 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.98%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.49%) Degree
4 2 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
1 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (20.22%) Docker
2 7 (7.87%) Apache Flume
2 7 (7.87%) HDFS
3 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.62%) Xen
5 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (34.83%) Ansible
2 17 (19.10%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (17.98%) Puppet
4 10 (11.24%) Opsview
5 7 (7.87%) Oozie
6 5 (5.62%) WSUS
7 4 (4.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.12%) Grafana
8 1 (1.12%) Nagios
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.12%) Salt
8 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (46.07%) Oracle
2 23 (25.84%) Informatica
2 23 (25.84%) webMethods
3 21 (23.60%) BEA
4 13 (14.61%) Pega
4 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.99%) VMware
6 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.49%) NetApp
8 3 (3.37%) Splunk
9 2 (2.25%) Remedy
10 1 (1.12%) Dynatrace
10 1 (1.12%) Veritas