The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank - 39 29
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.32% 3.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.17% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.98% +5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £27.11
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +65.97%
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
107 120 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.65% 31.75% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 56 51
Median daily rate £325 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £155 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.25 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Informatica
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Siebel
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) iptables
2 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (25.00%) Siebel EIM
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) iptables
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Informatica
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Siebel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) VMware