The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 4.08% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 11.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
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
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 53 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.73% 36.05% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 15
Median daily rate £500 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) webMethods
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Pega
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) Opsware
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) BEA
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) webMethods
3 1 (33.33%) BEA
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Opsware
3 1 (33.33%) Pega
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) VMware