Period
to 17 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 54 70
Rank change year-on-year -17 +16 +24
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 28 48 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.31% 3.94% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.00% 12.28% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 78 87
North East median daily rate £383 £535 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.50% +67.19% +21.90%
10th Percentile £226 £308 £219
90th Percentile £538 £638 £475
England median daily rate £500 £474 £425
% change year-on-year +5.54% +11.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.39% -1.25% +23.08%

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 467 391 1,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.56% 32.13% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 246 741
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £269 £272 £250
90th Percentile £549 £534 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 42
North East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £32.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +37.80% +86.60%
10th Percentile £20.30 £22.80 £20.88
90th Percentile £42.20 £49.57 £36.86
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

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 October 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 October 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 -17 26 £390 -27.10% 8
Durham -8 1 £342 -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 16 (57.14%) Oracle
4 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
6 12 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
7 11 (39.29%) JIRA
7 11 (39.29%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (35.71%) J2EE
8 10 (35.71%) Java
8 10 (35.71%) TDD
8 10 (35.71%) BDD
9 9 (32.14%) Open Source
10 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (28.57%) Security Hardening
10 8 (28.57%) MySQL
10 8 (28.57%) JDBC
10 8 (28.57%) Unix
10 8 (28.57%) Windows
10 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 7 (25.00%) BMC

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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) CICS
2 3 (10.71%) Jetty
2 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) WildFly
3 2 (7.14%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (28.57%) MySQL
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
1 11 (39.29%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) Artifactory
2 3 (10.71%) GitLab
3 2 (7.14%) Bugzilla
3 2 (7.14%) OpenSTA
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Mockito
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.57%) Spock
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) DBA
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (17.86%) Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared DBA
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Server Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Server Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Server Support
7 2 (7.14%) Server Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) J2EE
2 8 (28.57%) JDBC
3 6 (21.43%) RESTful
4 5 (17.86%) JSP
4 5 (17.86%) Swing
5 4 (14.29%) Ajax
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (7.14%) jBPM
7 1 (3.57%) CSS
7 1 (3.57%) EJB
7 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.57%) Java RMI
7 1 (3.57%) JMS
7 1 (3.57%) jQuery
7 1 (3.57%) JSON
7 1 (3.57%) Servlets
7 1 (3.57%) SOAP
7 1 (3.57%) Spring
7 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Unix
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (35.71%) BDD
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) Open Source
5 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (28.57%) Security Hardening
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (25.00%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.86%) DevOps
8 5 (17.86%) MVC
9 4 (14.29%) Domain Models
9 4 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 4 (14.29%) Kanban
9 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
9 4 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Korn
4 1 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (14.29%) OCP
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.00%) XenApp
2 7 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
1 7 (25.00%) SCOM
1 7 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 4 (14.29%) Ansible
2 4 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
3 3 (10.71%) vMotion
4 2 (7.14%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 7 (25.00%) BMC
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) EMC
4 5 (17.86%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) IBM
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.57%) Hortonworks
6 1 (3.57%) Solace