The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 83 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.68% 1.02% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 2.54% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Median daily rate £275 £330 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £324 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £406 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+46.22% -27.39%
Shell Script
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
428 393 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.76% 39.94% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 267 119
Median daily rate £400 £408 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +25.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £690 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £32.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -7 5 £275 -32.30%
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 14 (93.33%) Unix
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Perl
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (46.67%) Change Management
4 7 (46.67%) Banking
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Supplier Management
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) AIX
5 6 (40.00%) MCSE
5 6 (40.00%) IIS
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (33.33%) Sun
6 5 (33.33%) SSL
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) Middleware
6 5 (33.33%) Internet
6 5 (33.33%) Jython
6 5 (33.33%) Korn
6 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (26.67%) Introscope
7 4 (26.67%) WebSphere

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (40.00%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (26.67%) iPlanet
2 4 (26.67%) JBoss
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Introscope
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA Agile
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 4 (26.67%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Manager
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Unix
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) AIX
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Change Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) Jython
2 5 (33.33%) Korn
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCSE
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) GCFA
2 1 (6.67%) GCFE
2 1 (6.67%) GIAC
2 1 (6.67%) GREM
2 1 (6.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Veritas File System
1 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (26.67%) CA Wily
3 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (6.67%) Legato
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) Sun
4 4 (26.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas