The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 21 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.25% 1.79% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £283 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.93% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £35.61
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +15.12%
Shell Script
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 44.94% 33.93% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 10
Median daily rate £350 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £140 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
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 Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Shell Script
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

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

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree