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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.97% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 3.00% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £418 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +84.44%

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
207 200 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.77% 32.31% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 128 99
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £27.69 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.78% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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
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 16 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) AppDynamics
4 2 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) MindAlign
3 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) IMAP
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (16.67%) S/MIME
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) DataStage
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) IMS/DB
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Deployment Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) ELK Stack
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
2 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) COBOL
4 1 (16.67%) JCL
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Sendmail
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) CA Endevor
1 1 (16.67%) Control-M
1 1 (16.67%) Kibana
1 1 (16.67%) logstash
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) AppDynamics
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) Proofpoint
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata
3 1 (16.67%) VMware