Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 99 106
Rank change year-on-year +23 +7 -18
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.43% 0.99% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 1.96% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +73.47%
South East median daily rate £450 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £53.75 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +43.33% +41.51% -24.29%

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 469 611 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.00% 50.33% 52.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 482 469
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £306
90th Percentile £538 £590 £575
South East median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +18.06% -7.69%
10th Percentile £42.75 £27.10 £15.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £77.50 £41.85
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +6.49%

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 19 January 2019. 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
Oxford +25 1 - - 1
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Icinga
3 1 (25.00%) InfluxDB
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) Grafana
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Prometheus
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) InfluxDB
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Icinga
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (25.00%) Grafana
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (25.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) VMware