The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 66 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 3 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.50% 2.49% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 5.25% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 1
Median daily rate £325 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -5.00%
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
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 Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
355 343 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 58.58% 47.44% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 257 96
Median daily rate £400 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £225
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 6 6 5
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +35.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £36.85 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle Database
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) MySQL
4 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (61.54%) Data Guard
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (53.85%) Clustering
5 7 (53.85%) Replication
5 7 (53.85%) OCP
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 3 (23.08%) Micro Focus
7 3 (23.08%) SAP
7 3 (23.08%) COBOL
7 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
7 3 (23.08%) Smalltalk
7 3 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (15.38%) Castor
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Perl
9 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 1 (7.69%) Programme Management

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle Database
2 8 (61.54%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) HPCC
4 1 (7.69%) Pentaho
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) DBA
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (46.15%) Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Unix DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) ITSM Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Perl Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Castor
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) spray
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Clustering
1 7 (53.85%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (7.69%) Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) CMMI
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
2 1 (7.69%) ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) COBOL
3 3 (23.08%) Smalltalk
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) OCP
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Data Guard
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Micro Focus
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy