Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 March 2019 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 West
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 155 159 155
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +3
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 58 53 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.01% 0.93% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 2.23% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 43
North West median daily rate £700 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.35% +8.82% +6.25%
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
North West median hourly rate - £39.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.86% -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +1.27%

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,361 2,375 2,124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.25% 41.67% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,623 1,630 1,488
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £273 £263
90th Percentile £575 £545 £525
England median daily rate £485 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +2.11% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 70 75
North West median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £14.38 £13.43 £14.75
90th Percentile £51.81 £47.75 £49.35
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the North West

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in the North West

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the North West over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in the North West

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in the North West

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. 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
Manchester +29 44 £700 +51.35% 2
Cheshire +2 8 £438 +16.67%
Lancashire -21 6 £775 +27.05%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 33 (56.90%) Jenkins
2 32 (55.17%) Ansible
2 32 (55.17%) DevOps
2 32 (55.17%) Linux
2 32 (55.17%) Python
3 31 (53.45%) Java
4 29 (50.00%) Terraform
5 27 (46.55%) Open Source
6 26 (44.83%) Puppet
7 23 (39.66%) Opscode Chef
8 21 (36.21%) Docker
9 20 (34.48%) Gradle
9 20 (34.48%) Maven
10 19 (32.76%) Unix
11 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
12 16 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (25.86%) PaaS
13 15 (25.86%) nginx
13 15 (25.86%) Cloud Foundry
13 15 (25.86%) AWS CloudFormation
13 15 (25.86%) gulp
13 15 (25.86%) Travis CI
13 15 (25.86%) Virtual Machines
13 15 (25.86%) CircleCI
13 15 (25.86%) IBM UrbanCode
13 15 (25.86%) npm
13 15 (25.86%) Groovy
13 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (25.86%) SQL
14 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (25.86%) Cloud Foundry
1 15 (25.86%) nginx
2 10 (17.24%) Confluence
3 6 (10.34%) Apache Pig
3 6 (10.34%) Apache Spark
3 6 (10.34%) SAS
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (25.86%) AWS CloudFormation
2 15 (25.86%) npm
2 15 (25.86%) PaaS
3 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (8.62%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (8.62%) Amazon S3
4 5 (8.62%) Route 53
5 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) Hadoop
2 11 (18.97%) Pentaho
3 9 (15.52%) Apache Hive
4 7 (12.07%) HBase
4 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
5 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.62%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (8.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (8.62%) Big Data
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.90%) Impala
7 4 (6.90%) MySQL
7 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (5.17%) QlikView
9 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (56.90%) Jenkins
2 20 (34.48%) Gradle
2 20 (34.48%) Maven
3 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
4 15 (25.86%) CircleCI
4 15 (25.86%) gulp
4 15 (25.86%) IBM UrbanCode
4 15 (25.86%) Travis CI
5 11 (18.97%) Artifactory
6 10 (17.24%) JIRA
7 5 (8.62%) Subversion
8 2 (3.45%) ERwin
9 1 (1.72%) GitLab
9 1 (1.72%) ProC
9 1 (1.72%) Toad
General
1 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Developer
3 5 (8.62%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Data Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.17%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Consultant
6 2 (3.45%) Data Architect
6 2 (3.45%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) Hadoop Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (5.17%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (5.17%) Sensu
3 2 (3.45%) Ghostscript
3 2 (3.45%) ISPF
3 2 (3.45%) ODBC
4 1 (1.72%) .NET
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) JSON
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) Node.js
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.72%) React
4 1 (1.72%) Spring
4 1 (1.72%) Symfony
4 1 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) XSL
4 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
1 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Clustering
2 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Linux
2 19 (32.76%) Unix
3 10 (17.24%) Windows
4 9 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.17%) CentOS
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.45%) zOS
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.72%) Solaris
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) DevOps
2 27 (46.55%) Open Source
3 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management
4 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (18.97%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (12.07%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) MapReduce
8 5 (8.62%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (6.90%) Data Management
9 4 (6.90%) Migration
9 4 (6.90%) SDLC
10 3 (5.17%) Data Migration
10 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (5.17%) Task Automation
11 2 (3.45%) Data Acquisition
11 2 (3.45%) SIEM
11 2 (3.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) Python
2 31 (53.45%) Java
3 15 (25.86%) Groovy
3 15 (25.86%) SQL
4 10 (17.24%) Ruby
5 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
5 5 (8.62%) Scala
6 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.45%) AWK
7 2 (3.45%) JCL
7 2 (3.45%) Perl
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) VBA
7 2 (3.45%) VBScript
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 21 (36.21%) Docker
2 15 (25.86%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (10.34%) Apache Flume
4 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.45%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.72%) NFS
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.72%) Samba
Systems Management
1 32 (55.17%) Ansible
2 29 (50.00%) Terraform
3 26 (44.83%) Puppet
4 23 (39.66%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (8.62%) Oozie
6 1 (1.72%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.72%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) Nagios
6 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.72%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.62%) Cloudera
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.90%) Tableau
5 3 (5.17%) Ab Initio
5 3 (5.17%) Actuate
5 3 (5.17%) CA
5 3 (5.17%) Cognos
5 3 (5.17%) Teradata
6 2 (3.45%) Remedy
6 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) BMC
7 1 (1.72%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.72%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.72%) Informatica
7 1 (1.72%) Pega
7 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.72%) Zend