Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 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
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - +21 +5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 13 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.96% - 3.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% - 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 3
Northern Ireland median daily rate £435 - £463
10th Percentile £375 - £455
90th Percentile £466 - £469
UK median daily rate £455 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.06% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -1.25% +8.11% +5.71%

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 517 106 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 77.98% 40.15% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 55 52
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £375 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +19.52% -1.95%
10th Percentile £342 £192 £163
90th Percentile £488 £419 £474
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £18.25 £10.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.50% -68.75% +146.15%
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +13.18%

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 17 October 2017. 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 - 13 £435 -
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) DB2
1 13 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 13 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Unix
3 9 (69.23%) ETL
3 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (53.85%) Banking
6 6 (46.15%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) Fund Accounting
8 4 (30.77%) Metaprogramming
8 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
8 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
8 4 (30.77%) Parallel Processing
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) XML
8 4 (30.77%) Korn
9 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
9 3 (23.08%) JMS
9 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
10 1 (7.69%) Time Management
10 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
10 1 (7.69%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) DB2
1 13 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) DB2 UDB
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (15.38%) ETL Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) UAT Lead
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripter
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) JMS
3 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ETL
2 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Fund Accounting
4 4 (30.77%) Metaprogramming
4 4 (30.77%) Parallel Processing
4 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) Korn
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle