Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 24 33
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 +8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.88% 3.65% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 10.20% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Slough median daily rate £400 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £506 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +35.00% -25.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -

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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 111 98 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 32.65% 35.77% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 66 73
Slough median daily rate £430 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +18.52% -3.57%
10th Percentile £225 £309 £276
90th Percentile £550 £516 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Slough median hourly rate £15.00 £41.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.41% - +36.67%
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.90% -5.92%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Slough

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
1 2 (66.67%) HDInsight
1 2 (66.67%) Power BI
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Cosmos DB
1 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Data Factory
1 2 (66.67%) Thought Leadership
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (66.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Data Factory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ICMP
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Cosmos DB
1 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) HDInsight
1 2 (66.67%) Power BI
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Thought Leadership
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco