The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
South East / Middlesex
Rank - 21 20
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 0.64% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.33% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +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 Middlesex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 37 43 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 28.46% 27.56% 33.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 32
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
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 Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Middlesex

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Middlesex

Shell Script
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

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

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) HBase
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) MapR

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) HBase
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (100.00%) MapR