Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 12 August 2020 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)
London > South London
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 99 115
Rank change year-on-year +50 +16 -26
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 12 10 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South London 3.04% 0.78% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 1.57% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 15
Median daily rate £328 £613 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.53% +16.67% +16.67%
10th Percentile £295 £588 £405
90th Percentile £573 £663 £545
London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 £100.00
% change year-on-year +30.72% -61.75% +158.06%

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 South London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 244 635 980
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 61.77% 49.65% 51.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 490 693
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £349 £363 £356
90th Percentile £588 £613 £588
London median daily rate £525 £525 £515
% change year-on-year - +1.94% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 26
Median hourly rate £46.50 £47.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.06% +4.44% -5.92%
10th Percentile £26.50 £35.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £51.75 £50.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +8.97% -2.50%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in South London

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in South London.

Daily rate trend for Shell Script in South London

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in South London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in South London over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Shell Script in South London

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in South London

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 South London region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. 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
Croydon +27 10 £378 -37.08%
Bromley - 1 £250 -
Shell Script
London

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 South London region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Python
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 9 (75.00%) Confluence
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) GitLab
4 5 (41.67%) Machine Learning
4 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (41.67%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (41.67%) PyCharm
4 5 (41.67%) Data Science
5 4 (33.33%) Patch Management

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 9 (75.00%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Fuse
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 4 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) SSL
2 4 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) IPv6
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) GitLab
3 5 (41.67%) PyCharm
3 5 (41.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Science Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Python Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LDAP
1 4 (33.33%) YAML
2 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) JPA
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSL
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) CentOS
3 4 (33.33%) Debian
3 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Data Science
3 5 (41.67%) Machine Learning
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 4 (33.33%) Log Aggregation
4 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (16.67%) Server Management
6 1 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Kibana
2 1 (8.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) BEA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Pega
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) webMethods