The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 69 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.80% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 2.54% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £363 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £375 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £26.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.56 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+26.73% -12.32%
Shell Script
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
285 236 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.63% 31.55% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 141 136
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £24.50 £26.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.54% -23.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Korn
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) CentOS
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
5 2 (20.00%) HPUX

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) 802.11
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) HSRP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) VRRP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) DBA
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) CentOS
4 2 (20.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Server Building
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Korn
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Control-M
2 1 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) New Relic
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (10.00%) Stonesoft
4 1 (10.00%) Sun