Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 58 62
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 0 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - 1.53% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.67% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Oxford median daily rate - £363 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -24.87% -
Oxfordshire median daily rate - £350 £475
% change year-on-year - -26.32% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 345 337 304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 55.11% 57.22% 42.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 258 255
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +32.26%
10th Percentile £319 £275 £264
90th Percentile £575 £525 £530
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Oxford median hourly rate £54.50 £31.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.40% +4.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32.50 £13.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £77.50 £48.75 £104.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +40.00% -6.98%

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