Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 January 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 74 69
Rank change year-on-year +37 -5 -29
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 28 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.18% 0.79% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.38% 1.83% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 5 8
Sheffield median daily rate £610 £450 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.56% -37.93% -
10th Percentile £413 £410 £500
90th Percentile £638 £475 £800
South Yorkshire median daily rate £610 £450 £725
% change year-on-year +35.56% -37.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 246 382 316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 36.72% 42.97% 36.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 280 233
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +27.69%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £269
90th Percentile £600 £575 £549
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Sheffield median hourly rate - £32.99 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +99.91% +3.64%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.34 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -8.29% +13.19%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Sheffield

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Sheffield

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Sheffield

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
4 10 (35.71%) Data Architecture
4 10 (35.71%) QA
4 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 10 (35.71%) Coaching
4 10 (35.71%) Python
4 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 10 (35.71%) Informatica
4 10 (35.71%) Data Management
5 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
5 9 (32.14%) Clustering
5 9 (32.14%) Data Integration
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (28.57%) JIRA
6 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 8 (28.57%) Confluence
6 8 (28.57%) Puppet
6 8 (28.57%) nginx
6 8 (28.57%) Hadoop
6 8 (28.57%) DevOps
6 8 (28.57%) Docker
6 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 8 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (28.57%) Confluence
1 8 (28.57%) nginx
2 6 (21.43%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Slack
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) HTTP
2 6 (21.43%) NAS
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) SMS
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 8 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.86%) Apache Hive
4 5 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (17.86%) Data Lake
4 5 (17.86%) HBase
4 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
4 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (14.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 8 (28.57%) JIRA
1 8 (28.57%) SonarQube
2 5 (17.86%) ERwin
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (21.43%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Data Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Lead DevOps
3 6 (21.43%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Data Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Lead Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Lead Data Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.71%) SUSE
5 2 (7.14%) AIX
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Coaching
1 10 (35.71%) Data Architecture
1 10 (35.71%) Data Management
1 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
1 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 9 (32.14%) Data Integration
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
3 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (28.57%) DevOps
3 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 8 (28.57%) Microservices
3 8 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Analytics
4 6 (21.43%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) Data Engineering
4 6 (21.43%) SFIA
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Korn
4 1 (3.57%) R
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
2 5 (17.86%) Data Quality
3 3 (10.71%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Docker
2 6 (21.43%) Xen
3 3 (10.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Informatica
2 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 6 (21.43%) EMC
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
4 5 (17.86%) CA
4 5 (17.86%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle
5 4 (14.29%) Tableau
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Veritas
7 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.57%) Hortonworks
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.57%) VMware