The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 45 43 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 9 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.35% 3.09% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.33% 9.70% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 0
Median daily rate £273 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -28.76%
Shell Script
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
169 237 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.38% 31.85% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 105 140
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £268 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 16
Median hourly rate £43.70 £32.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.46% -12.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Watford +5 4 £270 -28.00%
Stevenage -1 2 £375 +7.14%
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Kinematics
6 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
6 2 (18.18%) ANSI C
6 2 (18.18%) SpaceWire
6 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) OpenCV
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 2 (18.18%) Cygwin
6 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (18.18%) GCC
6 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) UML

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Kinematics
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) SpaceWire
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
1 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 2 (18.18%) GCC
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Avionics
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Production Support Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) AIX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (18.18%) OpenCV
1 2 (18.18%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
1 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (18.18%) FMCG
1 2 (18.18%) Mechatronics
1 2 (18.18%) Robotics
1 2 (18.18%) VHDL
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) HPUX
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) SysML
2 2 (18.18%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) CMMI
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) ANSI C
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
2 2 (18.18%) Avaya
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp