The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 26 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.62% 0.61% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 2.44% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £345 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -28.76%
Shell Script
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 41 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 37.27% 25.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 24
Median daily rate £350 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £270 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 12
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) iptables

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware