Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 November 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 62 96
Rank change year-on-year -27 +34 +2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 15 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.97% 2.17% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 5.93% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £258 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.34% - -
East of England median daily rate £390 £350 £463
% change year-on-year +11.43% -24.32% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.27% -15.51%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 596 506 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 38.43% 36.64% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 292 274
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £283 £231 £262
90th Percentile £588 £538 £500
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 32
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.15 £49.75 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.52% +49.62% +66.25%
10th Percentile £13.65 £33.37 £13.68
90th Percentile £43.75 £54.35 £42.40
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +0.67%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Watford -1 5 £360 -17.71%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Shell Script
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 13 (86.67%) Unix
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) Perl
5 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) Solaris
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Sun
6 4 (26.67%) HP
6 4 (26.67%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) HPUX
6 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (26.67%) X.500
6 4 (26.67%) Samba
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 5.5

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
1 4 (26.67%) X.500
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) EasyMock
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Gradle
1 1 (6.67%) JBehave
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) jMock
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Mockito
1 1 (6.67%) Moq
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) DBA
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Perl Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Sun Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Unix
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) Solaris
5 4 (26.67%) HPUX
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Architecture
1 3 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Security Management
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) SDET
3 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.67%) C
7 1 (6.67%) C++
7 1 (6.67%) Groovy
7 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Samba
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) Sun
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
3 3 (20.00%) FireEye
3 3 (20.00%) Intel
3 3 (20.00%) McAfee
3 3 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) Splunk
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (6.67%) Sonatype