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 June 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.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 50 47
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 79 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.05% 5.61% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 15.93% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 59 6
Median daily rate £375 £320 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% +21.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +42.85%  

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 114 496 221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.00% 35.25% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 316 151
Median daily rate £350 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 4
Median hourly rate £51.42 £29.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.29% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 +13 4 £375 +17.18% 3
Shell Script
North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 3 (37.50%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (25.00%) JSF
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (25.00%) Web 2.0
5 2 (25.00%) JDBC
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE

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 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) JDBC
1 2 (25.00%) JSF
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (25.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (12.50%) MOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £720 to £766 per day
Posted: 4 days ago