The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Shell Script skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - - 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +1.00% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £41.38 £36.25
% change year-on-year -52.87% +14.13%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 82 88 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 29.60% 28.76% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 53 73
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.36% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Shell Script as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle