Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 17 January 2018 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 74 63
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 -11
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.56% 0.14% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 0.26% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Oxford median daily rate £500 £425 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +80.85% -27.69%
10th Percentile £470 £413 £213
90th Percentile £530 £438 £287
Oxfordshire median daily rate £463 £425 £245
% change year-on-year +8.82% +73.47% -24.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 391 385 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 54.84% 55.80% 50.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 292 262
Oxford median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £256
90th Percentile £590 £575 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 14
Oxford median hourly rate £45.00 £21.29 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.37% -59.45% +160.03%
10th Percentile £32.50 £13.16 £20.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £41.85 £55.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +18.06% -7.69% +73.33%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Oxford

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (100.00%) Terraform
1 4 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Serverless
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Hystrix
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (100.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hystrix
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk