The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 29 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.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 2.70% - 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +0.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £44.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -55.68% +21.37%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 15 39 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 40.54% 33.62% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 8
Median daily rate £475 £400 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -8.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
1 2 (50.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Jython
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Data Lineage

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Ab Initio Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Lineage
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Jython
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata