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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 75 54 42
Rank change year-on-year -21 -12  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.68% 1.86% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% 4.74% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 7
Median daily rate £300 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +0.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £41.38 £36.25
% change year-on-year -52.87% +14.13%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 253 274 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 42.88% 39.26% 45.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 179 139
Median daily rate £350 £338 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +5.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £38.75 £18.13 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.79% -42.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.83 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £20.43 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Shell Script as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 4 £300 -13.04%
Shell Script
North East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

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

1 37 (92.50%) SQL
2 35 (87.50%) Unix
3 33 (82.50%) Linux
4 31 (77.50%) Windows
5 30 (75.00%) VB
5 30 (75.00%) Perl
5 30 (75.00%) TCP/IP
5 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
6 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
7 23 (57.50%) SC Cleared
8 21 (52.50%) HP
9 19 (47.50%) Tivoli
10 18 (45.00%) HP SiteScope
11 16 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
12 14 (35.00%) Java
13 11 (27.50%) Incident Management
13 11 (27.50%) ITIL
13 11 (27.50%) Solaris
14 10 (25.00%) Quality Management
14 10 (25.00%) zOS
14 10 (25.00%) CA
14 10 (25.00%) Mainframe
14 10 (25.00%) AIX
14 10 (25.00%) Problem Management
14 10 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
14 10 (25.00%) DV Cleared
14 10 (25.00%) Change Control
15 8 (20.00%) Oracle
15 8 (20.00%) IBM
15 8 (20.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler

Shell Script
Top Related 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 2 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (5.00%) Tuxedo
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 30 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.00%) ProC
2 2 (5.00%) Toad
3 1 (2.50%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Product Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Products Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Mainframe Support
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (2.50%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) J2EE
2 2 (5.00%) JDBC
2 2 (5.00%) JSF
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 10 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Unix
2 33 (82.50%) Linux
3 31 (77.50%) Windows
4 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (27.50%) Solaris
6 10 (25.00%) AIX
6 10 (25.00%) zOS
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
2 11 (27.50%) Incident Management
2 11 (27.50%) ITIL
3 10 (25.00%) Change Control
3 10 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 10 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 8 (20.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) Validation
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
8 1 (2.50%) High Availability
8 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) SQL
2 30 (75.00%) Perl
2 30 (75.00%) VB
3 14 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) C
5 3 (7.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (57.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (47.50%) Tivoli
2 18 (45.00%) HP SiteScope
3 7 (17.50%) Control-M
4 3 (7.50%) MOM
5 2 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) HP
2 10 (25.00%) CA
3 8 (20.00%) IBM
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.50%) BMC
5 1 (2.50%) Borland
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.50%) Sun