Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 72 67
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 34 32 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.60% 2.46% 3.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.72% 6.71% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 76
North East median daily rate £400 £413 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +28.91% +6.67%
10th Percentile £248 £308 £246
90th Percentile £538 £734 £503
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £55.00 -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +42.54%

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 506 477 895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.66% 36.64% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 310 565
North East median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -3.70%
10th Percentile £260 £275 £256
90th Percentile £525 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 39
North East median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +46.09% +68.40%
10th Percentile £30.48 £12.15 £16.60
90th Percentile £44.88 £49.26 £36.58
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.61% +10.00% +7.14%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +6 34 £400 -5.88% 4
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 29 (85.29%) Linux
2 20 (58.82%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (52.94%) Unix
3 18 (52.94%) SQL
4 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (35.29%) Oracle
8 12 (35.29%) Open Source
9 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
9 11 (32.35%) BDD
9 11 (32.35%) Windows
9 11 (32.35%) HPUX
9 11 (32.35%) Solaris
9 11 (32.35%) HP
9 11 (32.35%) TDD
9 11 (32.35%) JIRA
10 10 (29.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (29.41%) ITIL
10 10 (29.41%) J2EE
10 10 (29.41%) Java
10 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
11 9 (26.47%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (26.47%) VME
12 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
12 8 (23.53%) RESTful
13 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (20.59%) Data Management
13 7 (20.59%) MySQL

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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 4 (11.76%) TPMS
3 4 (11.76%) Tuxedo
4 3 (8.82%) CICS
4 3 (8.82%) Jetty
4 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.82%) WildFly
5 2 (5.88%) Confluence
5 2 (5.88%) SAS
6 1 (2.94%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) IaaS
2 5 (14.71%) PaaS
2 5 (14.71%) SaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Slack
4 1 (2.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) X.500
2 3 (8.82%) LAN
2 3 (8.82%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (20.59%) MySQL
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
4 4 (11.76%) OLTP
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data
7 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.94%) HBase
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.94%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
1 11 (32.35%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) ERwin
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) DBA
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared DBA
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Data Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Services Delivery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) J2EE
2 8 (23.53%) RESTful
3 7 (20.59%) JDBC
4 6 (17.65%) Ajax
5 5 (14.71%) ISPF
6 4 (11.76%) JSP
6 4 (11.76%) Swing
6 4 (11.76%) XML
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.88%) CSS
8 2 (5.88%) HTML
8 2 (5.88%) jBPM
8 2 (5.88%) jQuery
8 2 (5.88%) Node.js
8 2 (5.88%) React
8 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (2.94%) LESS
9 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) User Experience
3 5 (14.71%) VSAM
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.82%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Unix
3 11 (32.35%) HPUX
3 11 (32.35%) Solaris
3 11 (32.35%) Windows
4 10 (29.41%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 9 (26.47%) VME
6 5 (14.71%) AIX
6 5 (14.71%) MVS
6 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (14.71%) VMS
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) Open Source
4 11 (32.35%) BDD
4 11 (32.35%) TDD
5 10 (29.41%) ITIL
6 9 (26.47%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (20.59%) Data Management
8 6 (17.65%) Domain Models
8 6 (17.65%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 6 (17.65%) Front End Development
8 6 (17.65%) MVC
8 6 (17.65%) Secure Coding
8 6 (17.65%) Smoke Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Change Management
9 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
9 5 (14.71%) Pair Programming
9 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
9 5 (14.71%) Service Management
10 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) Perl
3 6 (17.65%) Python
4 5 (14.71%) C
4 5 (14.71%) JCL
4 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.76%) COBOL
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) OCP
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Samba
2 5 (14.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 5 (14.71%) RACF
2 5 (14.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (11.76%) Ansible
3 3 (8.82%) Data Guard
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
2 11 (32.35%) HP
3 6 (17.65%) Sun
4 5 (14.71%) BMC
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.71%) ServiceNow
5 4 (11.76%) Micro Focus
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) Informatica
8 1 (2.94%) CA
8 1 (2.94%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.94%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.94%) Tableau