The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 22 June 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)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.80% 1.63% 5.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.00% 4.44% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 9
Median daily rate £575 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £607 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £393 £400
% change year-on-year +8.28% -1.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +18.75% +46.78%  

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 50 45 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 46.73% 36.59% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 56
Median daily rate £608 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.89% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Sybase
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Perforce
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) DB2
5 2 (25.00%) Ant
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) Korn
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Derivative
5 2 (25.00%) JSON

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
2 2 (25.00%) Gradle
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Unix Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Core Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) GUI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) GUI Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Perl Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Scripting Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Moose
3 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
3 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Derivative
1 2 (25.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (12.50%) Memory Management
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) sed
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (25.00%) EMIR
1 2 (25.00%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Sybase
2 2 (25.00%) Perforce
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Sencha