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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 39 36
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 2.13% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.88% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £403 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%

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
157 164 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.84% 43.62% 51.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 91 93
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.45 £37.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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