Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 19 February 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 55 45
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 -14
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.06% 1.38% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 2.11% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £399 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.33% -
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11% -8.86%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 213 331 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 56.50% 65.29% 61.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 249 162
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +7.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £310 £298 £256
90th Percentile £488 £538 £563
UK median daily rate £475 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £47.50 £23.00 £14.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.52% +60.39% -5.97%
10th Percentile £17.60 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £40.63 £42.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Northern Ireland

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Northern Ireland

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
County Antrim +16 3 - - 3
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase