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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 31 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 15 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.00% 0.48% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 1.63% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 3
Median daily rate £388 £229 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.58% -49.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £179 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £278 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +11.26%
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 Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
110 123 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.67% 29.64% 40.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 77 126
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +13.84%
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 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Blackpool -4 9 £375 +64.11%
Lytham St Annes - 6 £436 -
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (92.00%) C
2 23 (92.00%) Java
3 20 (80.00%) Oracle Database
4 16 (64.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) COBOL
4 16 (64.00%) RDBMS
4 16 (64.00%) Tuxedo
4 16 (64.00%) Micro Focus
4 16 (64.00%) Clustering
4 16 (64.00%) Bash Shell
4 16 (64.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (36.00%) Python
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) Perl
6 8 (32.00%) Virtual Team
7 7 (28.00%) .NET
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) Ruby
7 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
8 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (24.00%) ERP
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (20.00%) SaaS
9 5 (20.00%) 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 16 (64.00%) Tuxedo
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) IaaS
1 5 (20.00%) SaaS
2 4 (16.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (64.00%) RDBMS
2 16 (64.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Clustering
2 8 (32.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.00%) CESG
3 1 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (24.00%) ERP
2 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.00%) High Availability
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Cash Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (8.00%) SFIA
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) System Testing
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C
1 23 (92.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) Bash Shell
2 16 (64.00%) COBOL
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) Perl
3 9 (36.00%) Python
4 7 (28.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) CLAS
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (64.00%) Micro Focus