Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 66 85
Rank change year-on-year +15 +19 -30
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 45 104 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.91% 4.26% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.15% 10.69% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 86 6
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £535 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.19% +16.36% -27.15%
10th Percentile £308 £219 £256
90th Percentile £638 £476 £353
North East median daily rate £475 £320 £275
% change year-on-year +48.44% +16.36% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £53.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.67% -
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £53.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -15.89% +42.67% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 318 973 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.72% 39.89% 36.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 694 364
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £264
90th Percentile £550 £505 £560
North East median daily rate £378 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.86% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 35 13
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £32.66 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.15% +20.94% -1.82%
10th Percentile £19.90 £28.00 £13.23
90th Percentile £48.05 £40.60 £42.15
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.46% +62.50% +31.15%

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 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +14 45 £535 +67.19% 1
Shell Script
North East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 (82.22%) Unix
2 27 (60.00%) Linux
3 24 (53.33%) Oracle
4 23 (51.11%) SQL
5 20 (44.44%) Bash Shell
6 19 (42.22%) ITIL
7 16 (35.56%) Clustering
8 15 (33.33%) Perl
8 15 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 13 (28.89%) Unit Testing
9 13 (28.89%) C-shell
9 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
9 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
9 13 (28.89%) Korn
10 12 (26.67%) Data Management
10 12 (26.67%) Solaris
10 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
10 12 (26.67%) Informatica
10 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
10 12 (26.67%) Windows
10 12 (26.67%) DevOps
10 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (26.67%) QA
10 12 (26.67%) Data Integration
10 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
10 12 (26.67%) Data Architecture
11 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
11 11 (24.44%) AIX
11 11 (24.44%) Apache

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 11 (24.44%) Apache
2 10 (22.22%) iPlanet
2 10 (22.22%) JBoss
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 10 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 8 (17.78%) Confluence
3 8 (17.78%) SAS
4 7 (15.56%) nginx
5 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 5 (11.11%) OpenStack
7 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (8.89%) MQSeries
7 4 (8.89%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (6.67%) Tuxedo
9 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
9 2 (4.44%) Drupal
9 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.22%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Slack
2 2 (4.44%) Boomi
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.22%) Linode
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.78%) DNS
2 8 (17.78%) Firewall
3 7 (15.56%) HTTP
4 5 (11.11%) FCoE
4 5 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 5 (11.11%) SAN
4 5 (11.11%) WAN
5 4 (8.89%) LDAP
5 4 (8.89%) NAS
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (20.00%) Big Data
2 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.78%) Apache Hive
3 8 (17.78%) HBase
3 8 (17.78%) MongoDB
4 6 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (13.33%) Data Lake
4 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 6 (13.33%) Pentaho
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.67%) SQLPlus
8 2 (4.44%) GIS
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.78%) JIRA
3 7 (15.56%) SonarQube
4 6 (13.33%) ERwin
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (6.67%) Toad
6 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.44%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) AIX Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Data Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Lead Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Lead Data Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Data Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Solaris Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
4 5 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 3 (6.67%) COBOL Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) HPUX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (8.89%) XML
3 3 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (4.44%) REST
4 2 (4.44%) SOAP
4 2 (4.44%) XSD
4 2 (4.44%) XSL
5 1 (2.22%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.22%) Angular 2
5 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.22%) LAMP
5 1 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Clustering
2 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
3 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.67%) User Experience
6 2 (4.44%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Unix
2 27 (60.00%) Linux
3 12 (26.67%) Solaris
3 12 (26.67%) Windows
4 11 (24.44%) AIX
5 10 (22.22%) HPUX
5 10 (22.22%) SUSE
6 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) ITIL
2 15 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 13 (28.89%) Unit Testing
4 12 (26.67%) Data Architecture
4 12 (26.67%) Data Integration
4 12 (26.67%) Data Management
4 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 12 (26.67%) DevOps
5 9 (20.00%) Coaching
5 9 (20.00%) High Availability
5 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (17.78%) Analytics
6 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.78%) Open Source
6 8 (17.78%) SFIA
6 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.56%) ETL
7 7 (15.56%) Microservices
7 7 (15.56%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 20 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 15 (33.33%) Perl
4 13 (28.89%) C-shell
4 13 (28.89%) Korn
5 11 (24.44%) PL/SQL
6 10 (22.22%) Python
7 3 (6.67%) COBOL
7 3 (6.67%) Java
8 2 (4.44%) R
8 2 (4.44%) VB
8 2 (4.44%) XPath
8 2 (4.44%) XQuery
9 1 (2.22%) C#
9 1 (2.22%) Jython
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) QA
2 6 (13.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Samba
2 7 (15.56%) Docker
3 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) Xen
4 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.11%) KVM
4 5 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (17.78%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) OpenView
3 2 (4.44%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.22%) Ansible
4 1 (2.22%) MOM
4 1 (2.22%) Nagios
4 1 (2.22%) OpenNMS
4 1 (2.22%) SCOM
4 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Oracle
2 12 (26.67%) Informatica
2 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 10 (22.22%) Sun
4 9 (20.00%) HP
5 8 (17.78%) Cisco
5 8 (17.78%) F5
6 6 (13.33%) CA
6 6 (13.33%) Tableau
6 6 (13.33%) VMware
7 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.11%) PlateSpin
7 5 (11.11%) Veritas
8 4 (8.89%) Cognos
8 4 (8.89%) Opsware
9 3 (6.67%) Micro Focus
10 2 (4.44%) Borland
10 2 (4.44%) Dell
11 1 (2.22%) IBM
11 1 (2.22%) OpenText