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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 52 80 67
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 15 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.00% 0.094% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.63% 0.31% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £401 £650 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.26% +67.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £35.61
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.55%
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
324 322 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.26% 30.15% 32.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 233 154
Median daily rate £350 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £33.60 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £37.50 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 26 August 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
Knutsford - 2 £388 -
Chester - 1 £415 -
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Unix
2 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 9 (39.13%) SSL
4 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (34.78%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) Change Management
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) Wiki
6 7 (30.43%) Problem Management
6 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
7 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture
7 6 (26.09%) yum
7 6 (26.09%) Puppet
7 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
7 6 (26.09%) GitLab
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
7 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
7 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
7 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (26.09%) Tivoli
7 6 (26.09%) Middleware
7 6 (26.09%) MSI
7 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server

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 (26.09%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SSL
2 6 (26.09%) HTTPS
3 3 (13.04%) HTTP
3 3 (13.04%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack Swift
2 1 (4.35%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) GitLab
1 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
1 6 (26.09%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (47.83%) Banking
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Applications Support
1 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Scripter
4 2 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Wiki
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Unix
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.70%) AIX
7 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Change Management
1 7 (30.43%) Problem Management
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture
2 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
2 6 (26.09%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Econometric Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) High Availability
4 1 (4.35%) Linear Algebra
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Server Patching
4 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) Jython
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Bourne shell
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) MCSE
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Veritas File System
1 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 6 (26.09%) Tivoli
2 6 (26.09%) yum
3 3 (13.04%) BladeLogic
3 3 (13.04%) CA Wily
4 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.35%) Legato
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) CA
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Greenplum
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (4.35%) ParAccel
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Talend
4 1 (4.35%) Veritas
4 1 (4.35%) Vertica