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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank - 64 50
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 1.32% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.10% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £245 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £33.73
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.46%
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
399 290 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.49% 42.46% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 237 149
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £55.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 1 October 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 (100.00%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) MySQL
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Data Guard
4 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (58.33%) Replication
5 7 (58.33%) Clustering
5 7 (58.33%) OCP
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) Micro Focus
6 3 (25.00%) MQSeries
6 3 (25.00%) Smalltalk
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) SAP
6 3 (25.00%) COBOL
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (16.67%) Castor
8 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
8 1 (8.33%) Ajax

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 (25.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DBA
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (50.00%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Unix DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Implementation Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Castor
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Clustering
1 7 (58.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) CMMI
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) COBOL
3 3 (25.00%) Smalltalk
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) OCP
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Micro Focus
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy