Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 20 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 75 62
Rank change year-on-year -12 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 6 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.57% 0.96% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 2.61% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £445 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.30% +19.46% +25.21%
10th Percentile £383 £280 £355
90th Percentile £490 £488 £423
South East median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £44.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year -0.63% +42.22% +108.33%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 389 459 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 37.19% 36.54% 41.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 253 318
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £294 £261 £281
90th Percentile £568 £525 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 16
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +14.67% +25.21%
10th Percentile £41.35 £33.75 £29.38
90th Percentile £50.93 £50.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in West Sussex

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in West Sussex

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in West Sussex

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Gatwick +5 2 £383 +35.40%
Crawley - 2 £413 -
Worthing -8 1 £525 +17.98%
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Korn
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Sun
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) OCP
5 2 (33.33%) OCA
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (33.33%) RHCE
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) StorageTek
5 2 (33.33%) Veritas
5 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) QMS
1 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 2 (33.33%) Server Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Korn
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) AWK
3 2 (33.33%) Bourne shell
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) OCA
1 2 (33.33%) OCP
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (33.33%) RHCE
1 2 (33.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) GlusterFS
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Brocade
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) StorageTek
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) VMware