Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 25 June 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 86 61
Rank change year-on-year +23 -25 -3
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 43 8 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.99% 0.82% 4.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.59% 2.18% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 4 75
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +5.47% +6.67%
10th Percentile £315 £265 £248
90th Percentile £513 £431 £750
North East median daily rate £400 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £55.00 -
North East median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 406 367 770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 37.66% 37.84% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 241 495
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £355 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% -3.35%
10th Percentile £263 £285 £257
90th Percentile £539 £524 £510
North East median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 29
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +46.09% -8.73%
10th Percentile £30.30 £12.15 £20.25
90th Percentile £42.25 £49.26 £36.58
North East median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +43.86% +54.30%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Tyne and Wear

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Tyne and Wear

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Tyne and Wear

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Tyne and Wear

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +37 42 £400 +18.52% 3
Tyneside - 1 £425 -
Shell Script
North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Unix
3 28 (65.12%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (58.14%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (55.81%) Solaris
5 24 (55.81%) HP
6 23 (53.49%) Windows
6 23 (53.49%) HPUX
7 22 (51.16%) Windows 2000 Server
7 22 (51.16%) Windows Server
8 21 (48.84%) Open Source
9 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
9 20 (46.51%) ITIL
10 18 (41.86%) BMC
10 18 (41.86%) Tivoli
10 18 (41.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 18 (41.86%) Red Hat
10 18 (41.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (41.86%) VME
10 18 (41.86%) Data Management
11 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
11 17 (39.53%) AIX
12 16 (37.21%) SaaS
12 16 (37.21%) PaaS
12 16 (37.21%) IaaS
13 15 (34.88%) ServiceNow
13 15 (34.88%) ITIL V3
13 15 (34.88%) MVS
13 15 (34.88%) Service Management
13 15 (34.88%) Change Management

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 4 (9.30%) TPMS
3 4 (9.30%) Tuxedo
4 3 (6.98%) CICS
4 3 (6.98%) Jetty
4 3 (6.98%) SAS
4 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.98%) WildFly
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) IaaS
1 16 (37.21%) PaaS
1 16 (37.21%) SaaS
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Slack
4 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) X.500
2 3 (6.98%) LAN
2 3 (6.98%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.30%) OLTP
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.65%) Big Data
5 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.65%) Data Lake
5 2 (4.65%) HBase
6 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.33%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
1 9 (20.93%) JIRA
2 3 (6.98%) ERwin
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (11.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) DBA
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Operational Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Operations Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.98%) Data Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared DBA
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) ISPF
2 6 (13.95%) Ajax
2 6 (13.95%) RESTful
3 5 (11.63%) J2EE
4 4 (9.30%) JDBC
4 4 (9.30%) JSP
4 4 (9.30%) Swing
4 4 (9.30%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.65%) CSS
6 2 (4.65%) HTML
6 2 (4.65%) jQuery
6 2 (4.65%) Node.js
6 2 (4.65%) React
6 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (2.33%) LESS
7 1 (2.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (58.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (34.88%) Management Information System
3 14 (32.56%) VSAM
4 6 (13.95%) Algorithms
4 6 (13.95%) User Experience
5 4 (9.30%) Mainframe
6 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.98%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Unix
3 24 (55.81%) Solaris
4 23 (53.49%) HPUX
4 23 (53.49%) Windows
5 22 (51.16%) Windows 2000 Server
5 22 (51.16%) Windows Server
6 18 (41.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (41.86%) VME
7 17 (39.53%) AIX
8 15 (34.88%) MVS
9 14 (32.56%) VMS
10 3 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (48.84%) Open Source
3 20 (46.51%) ITIL
4 18 (41.86%) Data Management
5 15 (34.88%) Change Management
5 15 (34.88%) ITIL V3
5 15 (34.88%) Service Management
6 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.95%) BDD
7 6 (13.95%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (13.95%) Domain Models
7 6 (13.95%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 6 (13.95%) Front End Development
7 6 (13.95%) MVC
7 6 (13.95%) Secure Coding
7 6 (13.95%) Smoke Testing
7 6 (13.95%) TDD
8 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
8 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
2 14 (32.56%) C
2 14 (32.56%) JCL
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) Perl
4 5 (11.63%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) Python
5 4 (9.30%) COBOL
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) OCP
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 14 (32.56%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 14 (32.56%) RACF
3 6 (13.95%) Samba
4 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (41.86%) Tivoli
2 14 (32.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (9.30%) Ansible
4 3 (6.98%) Data Guard
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) HP
2 18 (41.86%) BMC
2 18 (41.86%) Red Hat
3 15 (34.88%) ServiceNow
4 13 (30.23%) Oracle
5 6 (13.95%) Sun
6 4 (9.30%) Informatica
6 4 (9.30%) Micro Focus
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco
7 3 (6.98%) IBM
8 2 (4.65%) CA
8 2 (4.65%) Cloudera
8 2 (4.65%) Hortonworks
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.33%) Tableau