Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 21 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 35 70
Rank change year-on-year -4 +35 -26
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 12 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.66% 4.56% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.79% 11.32% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 4
Lancashire median daily rate £610 £405 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.62% +9.46% -17.78%
10th Percentile £528 £336 £186
90th Percentile £755 £488 £470
North West median daily rate £535 £424 £363
% change year-on-year +26.25% +16.90% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 154 265 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 34.15% 40.27% 35.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 180 211
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £210
90th Percentile £615 £480 £535
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 25
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £39.13 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.63% +5.74% +17.83%
10th Percentile £37.00 £14.08 £31.45
90th Percentile £50.83 £42.50 £47.33
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £29.01 £37.50
% change year-on-year +37.87% -22.63% +30.43%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Lancashire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Lancashire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Lancashire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Lancashire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Blackpool +12 12 £610 +57.42%
Shell Script
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 8 (66.67%) QA
1 8 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 8 (66.67%) SFIA
2 6 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 6 (50.00%) Slack
2 6 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (50.00%) Confluence
2 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (50.00%) Coaching
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Microservices
2 6 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Pentaho
2 6 (50.00%) nginx
2 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (50.00%) Tableau

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 6 (50.00%) Confluence
1 6 (50.00%) nginx
1 6 (50.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (50.00%) Big Data
2 6 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (50.00%) HBase
2 6 (50.00%) Pentaho
2 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) ERwin
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
1 6 (50.00%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SFIA
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Coaching
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 6 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 6 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 6 (50.00%) Microservices
2 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 4 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (16.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) CA
1 6 (50.00%) Informatica
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Tableau