The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.05% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.73% +2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £37.00 £31.70
% change year-on-year
-23.98% +16.71%
Shell Script
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
153 74 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 44.74% 32.31% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 44 24
Average daily rate £420 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script.

1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Fedora
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Shibboleth
6 2 (20.00%) Puppet
6 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
6 2 (20.00%) WSGI
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) uWSGI
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
7 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (10.00%) ODBC

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) uWSGI
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) C Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
1 2 (20.00%) WSGI
2 1 (10.00%) ODBC
2 1 (10.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Fedora
5 2 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle