Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 41 30
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 +6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.39% 0.56% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 1.41% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Middlesex median daily rate £275 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +42.86% +22.81%
10th Percentile £262 £500 £316
90th Percentile £288 £500 £419
South East median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Middlesex median hourly rate - - £28.13
South East median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year -0.63% +42.22% +108.33%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 75 142 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 29.07% 39.44% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 85 48
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £300 £302 £263
90th Percentile £500 £528 £438
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Middlesex median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script in Middlesex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity

Shell Script
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle