Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 December 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)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 167 159
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 -22
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 67 38 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.03% 0.69% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.55% 1.81% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 39
South West median daily rate £475 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.74% -10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £363 £309 £273
90th Percentile £562 £515 £444
England median daily rate £500 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
South West median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +6.67%

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 the South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,629 2,103 2,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.30% 38.12% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,698 1,291 1,475
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £270 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 97 149
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £26.25 £19.90 £20.40
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.60
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the South West over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Gloucestershire -2 22 £500 +10.19% 4
Bristol -14 20 £475 +46.15% 3
Dorset +10 7 £475 +13.77% 1
Somerset -3 7 £465 - 2
Devon 0 5 £425 - 1
Wiltshire -27 5 £425 -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 42 (62.69%) SQL
2 40 (59.70%) Linux
3 38 (56.72%) Oracle
4 34 (50.75%) Unix
5 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
6 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (37.31%) Python
8 23 (34.33%) Windows
8 23 (34.33%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (32.84%) PowerShell
10 21 (31.34%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (28.36%) ETL
11 19 (28.36%) PL/SQL
12 18 (26.87%) DevOps
13 17 (25.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (23.88%) Big Data
14 16 (23.88%) Data Security
14 16 (23.88%) Finance
15 15 (22.39%) Jenkins
15 15 (22.39%) Ansible
15 15 (22.39%) Oracle Database
16 14 (20.90%) Data Modelling
17 13 (19.40%) MySQL
17 13 (19.40%) Java
17 13 (19.40%) Relational Database
17 13 (19.40%) MongoDB
17 13 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
18 12 (17.91%) Amazon S3
18 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
18 12 (17.91%) Windows Server

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (11.94%) SAS
2 5 (7.46%) Confluence
2 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) Mule
6 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (17.91%) Amazon S3
3 8 (11.94%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (11.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (7.46%) Slack
5 4 (5.97%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (5.97%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (5.97%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (5.97%) Serverless
6 3 (4.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (4.48%) Route 53
7 2 (2.99%) IaaS
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (2.99%) PaaS
8 1 (1.49%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) LAN
1 6 (8.96%) WAN
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) NAS
3 1 (1.49%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.49%) SSH
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.88%) Big Data
3 15 (22.39%) Oracle Database
4 13 (19.40%) MongoDB
4 13 (19.40%) MySQL
4 13 (19.40%) Relational Database
5 12 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (16.42%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (16.42%) RDBMS
7 8 (11.94%) DataStage
7 8 (11.94%) IBM InfoSphere
8 7 (10.45%) DB2
8 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 7 (10.45%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (10.45%) QualityStage
9 4 (5.97%) Amazon Athena
9 4 (5.97%) Data Lake
9 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
9 4 (5.97%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Jenkins
2 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.96%) JIRA
4 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.99%) EasyMock
4 2 (2.99%) JMeter
4 2 (2.99%) JUnit
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.99%) Games
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) DBA
3 12 (17.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Administrator
5 7 (10.45%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (10.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) SQL DBA
6 6 (8.96%) DV Cleared DBA
6 6 (8.96%) ETL Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.46%) Splunk Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Talend Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior DBA
9 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Node.js
2 4 (5.97%) XML
3 3 (4.48%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (4.48%) HTML
3 3 (4.48%) Middleware
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.99%) CSS
4 2 (2.99%) React
4 2 (2.99%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.99%) REST
4 2 (2.99%) SOAP
4 2 (2.99%) Spring
5 1 (1.49%) COM
5 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.49%) Redux
5 1 (1.49%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.49%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.42%) Clustering
2 11 (16.42%) Replication
3 6 (8.96%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.46%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.46%) Wiki
5 3 (4.48%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 40 (59.70%) Linux
2 34 (50.75%) Unix
3 23 (34.33%) Windows
4 17 (25.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.96%) CentOS
6 6 (8.96%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (28.36%) ETL
4 18 (26.87%) DevOps
5 16 (23.88%) Data Security
6 14 (20.90%) Data Modelling
7 11 (16.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (16.42%) High Availability
7 11 (16.42%) Task Automation
8 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (13.43%) Data Management
9 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.94%) Data Integration
10 8 (11.94%) Scrum
10 8 (11.94%) Technical Leadership
11 7 (10.45%) ETL Development
11 7 (10.45%) Inmon Methodology
11 7 (10.45%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (8.96%) Dependency Management
12 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) SQL
2 25 (37.31%) Python
3 22 (32.84%) PowerShell
4 19 (28.36%) PL/SQL
5 13 (19.40%) Java
6 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
7 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell
8 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
9 6 (8.96%) Perl
10 5 (7.46%) Korn
11 4 (5.97%) Scala
12 1 (1.49%) C
12 1 (1.49%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.93%) DV Cleared
3 8 (11.94%) Degree
4 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) Docker
3 6 (8.96%) NFS
3 6 (8.96%) Samba
4 5 (7.46%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (22.39%) Ansible
2 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 10 (14.93%) Puppet
4 8 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.48%) Terraform
6 2 (2.99%) Rsyslog
7 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.49%) Packer
Vendors
1 38 (56.72%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) HP
2 11 (16.42%) Sybase
3 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.94%) Teradata
5 7 (10.45%) IBM
5 7 (10.45%) Netezza
5 7 (10.45%) Splunk
6 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.46%) Talend
8 2 (2.99%) Informatica
9 1 (1.49%) Apple
9 1 (1.49%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.49%) hybris
9 1 (1.49%) NetApp
9 1 (1.49%) SAP