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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank - 37 38
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 2.18% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.86% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £415 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +14.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +11.26%
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
149 233 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.50% 56.42% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 141 105
Median daily rate £350 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Nagios
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) TippingPoint
3 4 (66.67%) LogRhythm
3 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (66.67%) iptables
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) OSSEC
4 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (50.00%) Postfix
4 3 (50.00%) Sendmail
4 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds

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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) iptables
2 3 (50.00%) Postfix
2 3 (50.00%) Sendmail
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Nagios
2 4 (66.67%) OSSEC
3 3 (50.00%) Cobbler
4 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) LogRhythm
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) TippingPoint
3 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (50.00%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) VMware