The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 43 47
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.81% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.79% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £286 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 211 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.92% 47.63% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 145 102
Median daily rate £310 £380 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £524 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) C
2 13 (86.67%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) Perl
4 9 (60.00%) Python
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (53.33%) Virtual Team
6 7 (46.67%) .NET
6 7 (46.67%) C#
6 7 (46.67%) Ruby
6 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
7 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (40.00%) COBOL
7 6 (40.00%) Tuxedo
7 6 (40.00%) ERP
7 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (40.00%) Linux
7 6 (40.00%) Micro Focus
7 6 (40.00%) Clustering
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 5 (33.33%) SaaS
8 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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%) Tuxedo
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) IaaS
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (26.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.67%) NonStop SQL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Test Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Virtual Team
2 6 (40.00%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
2 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (40.00%) ERP
2 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) High Availability
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Cash Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (13.33%) SFIA
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) Perl
2 9 (60.00%) Python
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (40.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) CLAS
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Micro Focus