Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for zsh skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited zsh over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 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.

zsh (Z shell)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 859 868
Contract jobs citing zsh 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the System Software category - 0.017% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
England median daily rate - £351 -
UK median daily rate - £351 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £44.00 -

zsh is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14,791 12,097 11,727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.52% 12.81% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,780 7,938 7,386
England median daily rate £470 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +6.06% +10.00%
10th Percentile £185 £161 £175
90th Percentile £638 £619 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £402
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.85% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 778 633 782
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.62 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84% +3.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.25 £42.95
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45% -

zsh
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing zsh as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for zsh in England

zsh
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing zsh in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for zsh in England