Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 14 November 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 99 108
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9 -16
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 6 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.50% 0.64% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 1.24% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.15% +18.18%
10th Percentile £455 £393 £313
90th Percentile £495 £515 £338
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £48.75 £39.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year +22.64% -16.32% +68.89%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 597 644 729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 49.87% 51.40% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 516 543
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £288
90th Percentile £550 £583 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 17
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +38.89% -20.00%
10th Percentile £41.25 £32.50 £17.10
90th Percentile £52.50 £77.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Oxfordshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Oxfordshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Oxfordshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Witney - 2 - -
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Icinga
4 2 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) SAS

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) DataStage
2 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (16.67%) InfluxDB
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Data Lineage
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Icinga
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (16.67%) Grafana
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (16.67%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) Teradata
4 1 (16.67%) VMware