Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 6 months to 19 November 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.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 96 78
Rank change year-on-year -1 -18 +8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 1.20% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Birmingham median daily rate £241 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.67% - +39.53%
10th Percentile £232 £338 £363
90th Percentile £247 £469 £388
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Shell Script is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 489 585 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.45% 38.46% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 369 256
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £259 £250 £234
90th Percentile £500 £525 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £27.69 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.46% +58.23% -12.50%
10th Percentile £14.40 £16.30 £11.75
90th Percentile £53.75 £40.10 £35.95
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +16.26%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Birmingham

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Birmingham

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Home
1 2 (100.00%) Z-Wave

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Z-Wave
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development