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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 32 36
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 2.77% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.36% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £418 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +361.11%

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
175 168 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 50.87% 51.69% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 90 87
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.13 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.91% -5.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
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 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 17 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC

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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) TippingPoint