The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
North West / Manchester
Rank 69 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 20 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.45% 0.88% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.47% 2.22% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 3
Median daily rate £430 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.70% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +361.11%

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
577 765 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.87% 39.82% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 468 363
Median daily rate £384 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Unix
3 16 (57.14%) Python
4 15 (53.57%) Puppet
5 14 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 14 (50.00%) DevOps
6 13 (46.43%) OpenStack
7 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (32.14%) Open Source
9 8 (28.57%) Ruby
10 7 (25.00%) Xen
10 7 (25.00%) XenServer
10 7 (25.00%) vSphere
10 7 (25.00%) CloudStack
10 7 (25.00%) Cobbler
11 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
11 6 (21.43%) HTTP
11 6 (21.43%) SSL
11 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
11 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
11 6 (21.43%) Apache
12 5 (17.86%) Oracle
12 5 (17.86%) C
12 5 (17.86%) C++
12 5 (17.86%) Perl
12 5 (17.86%) PHP
12 5 (17.86%) SQL
12 5 (17.86%) Nagios
12 5 (17.86%) DNS

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 13 (46.43%) OpenStack
2 7 (25.00%) CloudStack
3 6 (21.43%) Apache
4 5 (17.86%) SAS
5 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (10.71%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) HTTP
1 6 (21.43%) SSL
2 5 (17.86%) DHCP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (17.86%) IMAP
2 5 (17.86%) iSCSI
2 5 (17.86%) MRTG
2 5 (17.86%) SMTP
3 3 (10.71%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
4 1 (3.57%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) MSI
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Toad
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Server Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Broadcast Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) ELK Stack
2 3 (10.71%) J2EE
2 3 (10.71%) JMS
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) JDBC
3 2 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) Django
4 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) Java EE
4 1 (3.57%) Java SE
4 1 (3.57%) JPA
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) JSF
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) BBC
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) CentOS
3 5 (17.86%) Debian
3 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
4 4 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (10.71%) Solaris
6 2 (7.14%) AIX
7 1 (3.57%) HPUX
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) DevOps
2 9 (32.14%) Open Source
3 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) High Availability
6 3 (10.71%) Workflow
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.57%) RUP
8 1 (3.57%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
8 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Python
2 14 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (28.57%) Ruby
4 5 (17.86%) C
4 5 (17.86%) C++
4 5 (17.86%) Korn
4 5 (17.86%) Perl
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (3.57%) Jython
8 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) vSphere
1 7 (25.00%) Xen
1 7 (25.00%) XenServer
2 5 (17.86%) Dovecot
2 5 (17.86%) iptables
2 5 (17.86%) KVM
2 5 (17.86%) Sendmail
2 5 (17.86%) Squid
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.57%) Ceph
4 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (53.57%) Puppet
2 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (25.00%) Cobbler
4 5 (17.86%) Ansible
4 5 (17.86%) Cacti
4 5 (17.86%) HAProxy
4 5 (17.86%) Nagios
4 5 (17.86%) OpenNebula
5 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (3.57%) Kibana
6 1 (3.57%) logstash
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.57%) SCOM
6 1 (3.57%) Wonderware InTouch
6 1 (3.57%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) New Relic
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) Sun
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas
5 1 (3.57%) Wonderware