The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 34 53 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.01% 0.41% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 0.80% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £33.73
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.46%
Shell Script
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
154 250 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 51.68% 51.65% 46.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 150 141
Median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £280 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 6
Median hourly rate £41.00 £50.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Unix
3 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 14 (87.50%) Oracle
3 14 (87.50%) Virtual Environments
4 13 (81.25%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (81.25%) Open Source
4 13 (81.25%) iptables
4 13 (81.25%) Windows
4 13 (81.25%) Solaris
4 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
4 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (81.25%) OSSEC
4 13 (81.25%) Puppet
5 12 (75.00%) High Availability
5 12 (75.00%) TippingPoint
5 12 (75.00%) Nagios
5 12 (75.00%) HP
5 12 (75.00%) EMC
5 12 (75.00%) SAN
5 12 (75.00%) DNS
5 12 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (75.00%) ITIL
5 12 (75.00%) LogRhythm
6 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
6 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
6 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (68.75%) Splunk
6 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
7 10 (62.50%) Postfix

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) DNS
1 12 (75.00%) SAN
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Administrator
2 11 (68.75%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (31.25%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (31.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) DBA
8 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) MySQL DBA
8 1 (6.25%) Research Manager
8 1 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
8 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Unix
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Solaris
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Virtual Environments
2 13 (81.25%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (81.25%) Open Source
3 12 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (75.00%) High Availability
3 12 (75.00%) ITIL
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
5 10 (62.50%) Change Control
5 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
5 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) iptables
2 10 (62.50%) Postfix
2 10 (62.50%) Sendmail
2 10 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (62.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) OSSEC
1 13 (81.25%) Puppet
2 12 (75.00%) Nagios
3 10 (62.50%) Cobbler
4 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
3 12 (75.00%) EMC
3 12 (75.00%) HP
3 12 (75.00%) LogRhythm
3 12 (75.00%) TippingPoint
4 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
4 11 (68.75%) Splunk
5 10 (62.50%) ServiceNow
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft