The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 79 80 72
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 10 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.97% 1.26% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 2.82% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 13
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £295 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £350
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 £41.38 £36.25
% change year-on-year -52.87% +14.13%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 546 638 598
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 52.96% 44.74% 51.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 464 409
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -74.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) Puppet
3 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (47.37%) DevOps
4 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (31.58%) Scrum
6 6 (31.58%) Python
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (26.32%) JIRA
7 5 (26.32%) Docker
7 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
7 5 (26.32%) Cobbler
8 4 (21.05%) Splunk
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (21.05%) QA
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (21.05%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) Solaris
8 4 (21.05%) Migration
8 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (15.79%) CloudStack
1 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
1 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Slack
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (15.79%) Redis
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.53%) Gradle
4 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 2 (10.53%) Maven
4 2 (10.53%) Mockito
4 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
4 2 (10.53%) Spock
5 1 (5.26%) GitLab
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) DBA
3 4 (21.05%) Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Security Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
1 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
1 2 (10.53%) JDBC
1 2 (10.53%) JMS
1 2 (10.53%) Node.js
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) Spring
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Unix
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.26%) AIX
7 1 (5.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Korn
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) OCP
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) FATCA
3 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 3 (15.79%) Xen
2 3 (15.79%) XenServer
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
2 5 (26.32%) Cobbler
3 3 (15.79%) Data Guard
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
4 2 (10.53%) Rancher
5 1 (5.26%) Ansible
5 1 (5.26%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) Splunk
4 2 (10.53%) Progress
4 2 (10.53%) Solace
5 1 (5.26%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (5.26%) VMware