The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 32 35 23
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 10 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.81% 3.45% 5.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.43% 11.64% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 13
Median daily rate £368 £373 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.34% +14.61%  
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 Nottingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 184 146 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 51.69% 29.61% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 72 76
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £14.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.81%  
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Nottingham

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle
3 21 (91.30%) Unix
3 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database
4 20 (86.96%) PL/SQL
5 14 (60.87%) Degree
6 12 (52.17%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (52.17%) CRM
7 11 (47.83%) Technical Analysis
7 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
8 10 (43.48%) WCF
8 10 (43.48%) .NET
8 10 (43.48%) C#
9 9 (39.13%) HTML
9 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
9 9 (39.13%) WPF
10 5 (21.74%) Data Management
10 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.70%) XML
11 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
12 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
12 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
12 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (4.35%) Service Management
12 1 (4.35%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database 10g
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) Informix
3 1 (4.35%) OLAP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle OWB
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Architect
4 7 (30.43%) Designer
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
6 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Unix Developer
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Architect
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Designer
8 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Informix 4GL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Informix Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Unix Scripter
8 1 (4.35%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
1 10 (43.48%) WCF
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) WPF
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.70%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) HPUX
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) CRM
1 12 (52.17%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (47.83%) Technical Analysis
2 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) PL/SQL
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Korn
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat