Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 27 January 2020 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 145 124
Rank change year-on-year +23 -21 +40
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 34 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.09% 1.16% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.79% 2.79% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 42 83
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £430 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% -21.82% +27.91%
10th Percentile £330 £332 £413
90th Percentile £552 £558 £638
England median daily rate £475 £500 £463
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.11% +6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.75% -
England median hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.86% -12.50% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,220 2,008 1,735
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.12% 41.75% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 1,399 1,242
Yorkshire median daily rate £426 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.25% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £485 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +1.04% +1.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 45 25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.11 £20.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% -49.39% +162.30%
10th Percentile £12.53 £15.01 £24.95
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. 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
South Yorkshire +25 18 £475 +5.56%
West Yorkshire +5 9 £505 +17.44% 6
North Yorkshire +7 4 - -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 28 (82.35%) Python
2 19 (55.88%) Unix
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Perl
5 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
5 14 (41.18%) DevOps
5 14 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (38.24%) Ansible
7 12 (35.29%) Technical Leadership
8 11 (32.35%) Solaris
9 10 (29.41%) Finance
10 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
10 9 (26.47%) Java
10 9 (26.47%) GitHub
11 7 (20.59%) Middleware
11 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.59%) Open Source
11 7 (20.59%) Blog
11 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio Code
11 7 (20.59%) Prototyping
12 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
12 6 (17.65%) Puppet
12 6 (17.65%) VB
13 5 (14.71%) Web Services
13 5 (14.71%) XML
13 5 (14.71%) VoIP
13 5 (14.71%) Cisco
13 5 (14.71%) Avaya
13 5 (14.71%) VXML
13 5 (14.71%) IVR

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (8.82%) JBoss
1 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) GitHub
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (11.76%) AWS
2 4 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (11.76%) Twilio
2 4 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon ECS
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (5.88%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) VoIP
2 4 (11.76%) CTI
2 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.94%) PowerCenter
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio Code
3 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.71%) Jasmine
3 5 (14.71%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (8.82%) JIRA
4 3 (8.82%) JUnit
4 3 (8.82%) Mockito
5 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Solaris Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Middleware
2 5 (14.71%) Apache Flex
2 5 (14.71%) CCXML
2 5 (14.71%) GraphQL
2 5 (14.71%) JSON
2 5 (14.71%) REST
2 5 (14.71%) VXML
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Blog
3 5 (14.71%) IVR
3 5 (14.71%) VUI
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Unix
2 18 (52.94%) Linux
3 11 (32.35%) Solaris
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) DevOps
2 12 (35.29%) Technical Leadership
3 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.59%) Open Source
4 7 (20.59%) Prototyping
5 5 (14.71%) Change Management
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.71%) Decision-Making
5 5 (14.71%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (14.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (14.71%) Service Design
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Automation
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (2.94%) Data Architecture
9 1 (2.94%) Data Engineering
9 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
9 1 (2.94%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) Python
2 15 (44.12%) Perl
3 9 (26.47%) Java
4 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 6 (17.65%) VB
6 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.94%) C#
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) MCSA
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Ansible
2 6 (17.65%) Puppet
3 4 (11.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Avaya
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco
2 4 (11.76%) Genesys
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Xamarin