Period
to 16 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 16 September 2021 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 39 75
Rank change year-on-year -17 +36 +5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 2 3 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.30% 0.99% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 2.21% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
10th Percentile £468 " £410
25th Percentile £486 £363 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £544 £375 £450
Median % change year-on-year +45.00% -16.67% +12.50%
75th Percentile £598 £388 £538
90th Percentile £614 " £584
East of England median daily rate £410 £450 £408
% change year-on-year -8.89% +10.43% -4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
East of England median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 209 136 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.43% 45.03% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 88 270
10th Percentile £317 £313 £325
25th Percentile £360 £357 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year +2.78% - +6.51%
75th Percentile £538 £532 £534
90th Percentile £605 £591 £638
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 38
10th Percentile £11.25 £39.55 £41.25
25th Percentile £19.11 £41.88 £42.06
Median hourly rate £46.50 £45.00 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26% +9.20%
75th Percentile £54.38 £51.88 £50.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £63.00 £50.38
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +9.20%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Cambridgeshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Shell Script in Cambridgeshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Cambridgeshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Cambridgeshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -15 2 £544 +45.00% 4
Shell Script
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Scalr
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EKS
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Buildbot
1 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (50.00%) TestRail
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Prometheus
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Scalr