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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.82% 0.90% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.34% 2.51% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £475 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +52.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
171 319 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.26% 35.80% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 226 160
Median daily rate £376 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -63.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.00 £30.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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
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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Knutsford +11 3 - -
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 10 (71.43%) SSL
2 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) HTTPS
4 6 (42.86%) MSI
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Wiki
4 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (42.86%) yum
4 6 (42.86%) Puppet
4 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 6 (42.86%) GitLab
4 6 (42.86%) Security Operations
4 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (28.57%) Clustering
6 4 (28.57%) Jython
6 4 (28.57%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (21.43%) Unix
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) IBM
7 3 (21.43%) Middleware
8 2 (14.29%) Open Source

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 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) SSL
2 6 (42.86%) HTTPS
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) GitLab
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 6 (42.86%) MSI
2 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Wiki
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Security Operations
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Data Lineage
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Econometric Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Linear Algebra
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) Jython
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 6 (42.86%) yum
3 2 (14.29%) BladeLogic
3 2 (14.29%) CA Wily
4 1 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
3 1 (7.14%) Greenplum
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) ParAccel
3 1 (7.14%) Talend
3 1 (7.14%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Vertica