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 3 months to 24 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)
England / North East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 54 56
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 11 82 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.97% 5.09% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.47% 15.07% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 60 6
Median daily rate £339 £320 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.85% +21.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £391 £400
% change year-on-year +8.62% -2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
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 the North East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 170 544 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 30.41% 33.79% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 336 196
Median daily rate £340 £320 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 30 5
Median hourly rate £51.42 £28.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.83% -10.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.80 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear +11 4 £375 +17.18% 3
Durham - 2 - -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 15 (71.43%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) Unix
5 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) Perl
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 6 (28.57%) Oracle
8 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 5 (23.81%) HP
9 5 (23.81%) VB
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 5 (23.81%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (23.81%) HP SiteScope
10 4 (19.05%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (19.05%) OpenCV
10 4 (19.05%) Apache Spark
10 4 (19.05%) R
10 4 (19.05%) MapReduce
10 4 (19.05%) HBase
10 4 (19.05%) Mahout
10 4 (19.05%) Data Ingestion
10 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
10 4 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
10 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (19.05%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
2 3 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
1 4 (19.05%) HBase
1 4 (19.05%) Mahout
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) OpenCV
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) JDBC
3 2 (9.52%) JSF
3 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
1 2 (9.52%) EMC VNX
1 2 (9.52%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Unix
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.52%) AIX
5 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 5 (23.81%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Data Ingestion
3 4 (19.05%) MapReduce
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Network Management
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Process Management
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Perl
3 5 (23.81%) VB
4 4 (19.05%) R
5 3 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.76%) MOM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) EMC
3 2 (9.52%) Informatica
3 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
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