The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 70 83
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 21 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.17% 2.21% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 6.98% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 22
Median daily rate £400 £401 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% -8.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +182.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +42.85%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 548 630 750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.41% 31.66% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 391 482
Median daily rate £400 £372 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.67% +6.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 32
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +13.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.50 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Shell Script as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Hampshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Shell Script in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Hampshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Hampshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Hampshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant +3 11 £400 +5.26%
Farnborough +4 3 - - 1
Hook - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 55 (91.67%) Linux
2 42 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 39 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (51.67%) Oracle
5 24 (40.00%) WebSphere
6 20 (33.33%) Korn
7 18 (30.00%) Solaris
7 18 (30.00%) Unix
7 18 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 17 (28.33%) AIX
9 16 (26.67%) JBoss
9 16 (26.67%) SAN
9 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
9 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
9 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
9 16 (26.67%) Oracle Clusterware
10 15 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 14 (23.33%) Open Source
12 13 (21.67%) SQL
12 13 (21.67%) WebSphere MQ
13 12 (20.00%) Java
13 12 (20.00%) IBM
13 12 (20.00%) DevOps
14 11 (18.33%) Apache TomEE
14 11 (18.33%) IBM Integration Bus
14 11 (18.33%) Apache
14 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (18.33%) Middleware
14 11 (18.33%) VMware

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 24 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (26.67%) JBoss
3 15 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 11 (18.33%) Apache
4 11 (18.33%) Apache Geronimo
4 11 (18.33%) Apache TomEE
4 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.00%) GeoServer
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.67%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.67%) GemFire
7 1 (1.67%) phpBB
7 1 (1.67%) SAS
7 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (1.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) SAN
2 6 (10.00%) Kerberos
3 4 (6.67%) IPsec
3 4 (6.67%) LDAP
3 4 (6.67%) Network Security
3 4 (6.67%) SSL
3 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.33%) 3GPP
4 2 (3.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (3.33%) DVB
4 2 (3.33%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (1.67%) Internet
5 1 (1.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.33%) HBase
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.67%) Parquet
5 3 (5.00%) Big Data
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.33%) MySQL
6 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) Gradle
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (6.67%) Toad
5 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.00%) Mockito
6 2 (3.33%) Ant
6 2 (3.33%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.67%) JUnit
7 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Billing
5 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) AIX Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) AIX Administrator
6 4 (6.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.67%) DBA
6 4 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared DBA
8 2 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (18.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 11 (18.33%) Middleware
3 10 (16.67%) REST
3 10 (16.67%) Spring
4 9 (15.00%) J2EE
4 9 (15.00%) RESTful
5 8 (13.33%) Web Services
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (8.33%) Ajax
7 5 (8.33%) JSON
7 5 (8.33%) Kafka
8 4 (6.67%) HTML
8 4 (6.67%) OAuth2
8 4 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (6.67%) Spring Boot
8 4 (6.67%) Spring Integration
9 3 (5.00%) Java SE
9 3 (5.00%) JMS
9 3 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Clustering
1 7 (11.67%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.33%) STB
4 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.67%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (91.67%) Linux
2 39 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (30.00%) Solaris
3 18 (30.00%) Unix
4 17 (28.33%) AIX
5 8 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (6.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (23.33%) Open Source
3 12 (20.00%) DevOps
4 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.00%) Analytics
6 8 (13.33%) System Testing
6 8 (13.33%) TDD
6 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.67%) Scrum
8 6 (10.00%) Time Management
9 5 (8.33%) Benchmarking
10 4 (6.67%) BDD
10 4 (6.67%) Build Automation
10 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.67%) Identity Management
10 4 (6.67%) Migration
10 4 (6.67%) OWASP
10 4 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) Korn
2 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 13 (21.67%) SQL
4 12 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (8.33%) Perl
5 5 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.00%) C
6 3 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.67%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) RHCE
4 1 (1.67%) RHCA
4 1 (1.67%) RHCSS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle Clusterware
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (8.33%) HDFS
4 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (5.00%) vSphere
6 2 (3.33%) GFS2
6 2 (3.33%) OCFS2
7 1 (1.67%) Shibboleth
7 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (8.33%) vRealize
4 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.33%) Ansible
5 2 (3.33%) Control-M
5 2 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.67%) Kibana
6 1 (1.67%) Nagios
6 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.67%) Piwik
6 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 31 (51.67%) Oracle
3 12 (20.00%) IBM
4 11 (18.33%) VMware
5 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.33%) Veritas
6 3 (5.00%) HP
6 3 (5.00%) SAP
7 2 (3.33%) Ab Initio
7 2 (3.33%) EMC
7 2 (3.33%) Netezza
8 1 (1.67%) BMC
8 1 (1.67%) Brocade
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco
8 1 (1.67%) NetApp
8 1 (1.67%) Sun
8 1 (1.67%) Zend