Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 January 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 > North East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 84 107
Rank change year-on-year +46 +23 -36
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 66 70 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.47% 2.95% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.01% 7.49% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 49 10
North East median daily rate £475 £330 £688
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.94% -52.00% +102.21%
10th Percentile £321 £211 £405
90th Percentile £638 £445 £800
England median daily rate £458 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +6.40% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £53.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.89% +32.92% -
10th Percentile £44.50 £51.75 £36.48
90th Percentile £45.50 £59.98 £44.40
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.88
% change year-on-year - +2.89% +15.27%

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 North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 388 935 716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.17% 39.42% 37.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 669 465
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £287 £268 £266
90th Percentile £559 £513 £550
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 23
North East median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +92.31% -29.09%
10th Percentile £25.50 £25.78 £13.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £55.25 £38.40
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the North East

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in the North East

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the North East over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in the North East

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in the North East

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Tyne and Wear +48 56 £525 +59.09% 4
Durham - 10 £425 -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 55 (83.33%) Unix
2 50 (75.76%) Linux
3 32 (48.48%) Windows
4 28 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (40.91%) Data Management
6 26 (39.39%) Solaris
6 26 (39.39%) PowerShell
6 26 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (36.36%) HP
8 23 (34.85%) ITIL
8 23 (34.85%) HPUX
9 22 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 21 (31.82%) Open Source
10 21 (31.82%) DevOps
10 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
11 20 (30.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 20 (30.30%) AIX
11 20 (30.30%) SQL
12 19 (28.79%) Management Information System
13 18 (27.27%) Tivoli
13 18 (27.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 18 (27.27%) BMC
13 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
13 18 (27.27%) Jenkins
14 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (25.76%) Oracle
15 16 (24.24%) Configuration Management
15 16 (24.24%) Service Management
15 16 (24.24%) Security Cleared
15 16 (24.24%) JIRA

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 16 (24.24%) Confluence
2 8 (12.12%) nginx
3 7 (10.61%) SAS
4 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.55%) Apache
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 3 (4.55%) Tuxedo
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
6 2 (3.03%) iPlanet
6 2 (3.03%) JBoss
6 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) IaaS
1 16 (24.24%) PaaS
1 16 (24.24%) SaaS
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.12%) Slack
4 2 (3.03%) Boomi
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.52%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.52%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) HTTP
2 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.06%) DNS
4 3 (4.55%) X.500
5 2 (3.03%) Firewall
5 2 (3.03%) LAN
5 2 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) FCoE
6 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.52%) LDAP
6 1 (1.52%) NAS
6 1 (1.52%) SAN
6 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.12%) Big Data
3 8 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.61%) Apache Hive
4 7 (10.61%) HBase
4 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (9.09%) Data Lake
6 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
6 5 (7.58%) Pentaho
7 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.03%) OLTP
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.52%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 18 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 16 (24.24%) JIRA
3 10 (15.15%) Subversion
4 9 (13.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (12.12%) SonarQube
5 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
6 6 (9.09%) ERwin
7 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.52%) Toad
8 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Analyst
2 17 (25.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Azure DevOps
3 8 (12.12%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Azure Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Data Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (10.61%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (10.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (9.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Data Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) ISPF
2 10 (15.15%) .NET
2 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
2 10 (15.15%) JSON
3 8 (12.12%) Angular 2
4 6 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (3.03%) J2EE
5 2 (3.03%) JDBC
5 2 (3.03%) REST
5 2 (3.03%) SOAP
5 2 (3.03%) XSD
5 2 (3.03%) XSL
6 1 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.52%) LAMP
6 1 (1.52%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 26 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (28.79%) Management Information System
3 14 (21.21%) VSAM
4 10 (15.15%) Clustering
5 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.55%) User Experience
8 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (83.33%) Unix
2 50 (75.76%) Linux
3 32 (48.48%) Windows
4 28 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (39.39%) Solaris
6 23 (34.85%) HPUX
7 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
8 20 (30.30%) AIX
8 20 (30.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (22.73%) MVS
10 14 (21.21%) VME
10 14 (21.21%) VMS
11 2 (3.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Data Management
2 23 (34.85%) ITIL
3 21 (31.82%) DevOps
3 21 (31.82%) Open Source
4 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (24.24%) Configuration Management
5 16 (24.24%) Service Management
6 15 (22.73%) Change Management
6 15 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (22.73%) ITIL V3
7 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
8 12 (18.18%) Data Modelling
9 11 (16.67%) Coaching
9 11 (16.67%) Data Architecture
9 11 (16.67%) Data Integration
9 11 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 10 (15.15%) Load Balancing
11 8 (12.12%) Microservices
11 8 (12.12%) Static Code Analysis
12 7 (10.61%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (39.39%) PowerShell
2 20 (30.30%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) C
3 14 (21.21%) JCL
4 13 (19.70%) Bash Shell
5 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 10 (15.15%) C#
6 10 (15.15%) Python
7 9 (13.64%) Perl
8 5 (7.58%) C-shell
8 5 (7.58%) Java
8 5 (7.58%) Korn
9 3 (4.55%) COBOL
10 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.03%) XPath
10 2 (3.03%) XQuery
11 1 (1.52%) PHP
11 1 (1.52%) R
11 1 (1.52%) Ruby
11 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) Degree
4 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) QA
2 6 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 14 (21.21%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 14 (21.21%) RACF
3 8 (12.12%) Docker
3 8 (12.12%) Samba
4 7 (10.61%) Xen
5 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.52%) KVM
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (27.27%) Tivoli
2 14 (21.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 9 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (13.64%) Puppet
4 1 (1.52%) Ansible
4 1 (1.52%) Nagios
4 1 (1.52%) OpenNMS
4 1 (1.52%) OpenView
4 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) HP
2 22 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 18 (27.27%) BMC
4 17 (25.76%) Oracle
5 15 (22.73%) ServiceNow
6 12 (18.18%) Informatica
6 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.09%) CA
7 6 (9.09%) Sun
8 5 (7.58%) Tableau
9 4 (6.06%) Cisco
10 3 (4.55%) Micro Focus
11 2 (3.03%) Cloudera
11 2 (3.03%) Dell
11 2 (3.03%) F5
11 2 (3.03%) Hortonworks
11 2 (3.03%) VMware
12 1 (1.52%) Google
12 1 (1.52%) PlateSpin
12 1 (1.52%) Rackspace