Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 53 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -11
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.82% 0.17% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 0.49% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Merseyside median daily rate - £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -16.67%
North West median daily rate £535 £423 £363
% change year-on-year +26.63% +16.55% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside 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 Merseyside with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 215 204 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 44.15% 34.11% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 118 94
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £294 £271 £181
90th Percentile £488 £479 £475
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Merseyside median hourly rate £17.74 £23.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.70% +8.14% +14.67%
10th Percentile £12.32 £12.33 £20.75
90th Percentile £18.87 £33.28 £22.25
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Merseyside

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Merseyside

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 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
Liverpool +4 4 - -
Shell Script
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Docker

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) React
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet