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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank - 38 29
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 2.62% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.33% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Shell Script
Oxfordshire

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
223 169 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 65.98% 49.13% 34.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 141 43
Median daily rate £390 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 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 30 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) OCP
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (87.50%) Data Guard
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (75.00%) Replication
3 6 (75.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Castor
5 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (12.50%) GridGain
5 1 (12.50%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (12.50%) HPCC
5 1 (12.50%) spray
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Pentaho
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) Weka

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) HPCC
2 1 (12.50%) Pentaho
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DBA
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (62.50%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Unix DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Perl Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Castor
2 1 (12.50%) spray
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
1 6 (75.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Anomaly Detection
1 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
1 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) OCP
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Data Guard
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle