Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 75 40
Rank change year-on-year +30 -35 -14
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.29% 2.23% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 3.04% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £434 £435 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.34% - -
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 203 461 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 52.19% 73.41% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 376 82
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £413 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +22.71%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £193
90th Percentile £538 £489 £498
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 15
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £43.75 £18.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +139.73% +28.07% -6.56%
10th Percentile £24.63 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.38 £37.75 £42.50
UK median hourly rate £41.73 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.32% +6.67% +0.13%

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 21 November 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
County Antrim +28 5 £434 -0.34%
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Talend
2 3 (60.00%) Kafka
2 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (60.00%) Spark SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) IBM

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 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
1 3 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Spark SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (60.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (60.00%) Talend
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO