The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 3 months to 22 June 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 34 47
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.23% 4.25% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 9.64% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 0
Median daily rate £500 £748 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £393 £400
% change year-on-year +8.28% -1.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +18.75% +46.78%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 126 197 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 38.77% 44.07% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 150 112
Median daily rate £375 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Shell Script as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in South Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in South Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in South Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -5 4 £500 -33.11% 1
Shell Script
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (50.00%) Puppet
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (50.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) git-flow
5 4 (40.00%) Cobbler
5 4 (40.00%) GitHub
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Control-M
7 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) JUnit
7 2 (20.00%) CSS

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) Tuxedo
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) git-flow
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) JUnit
5 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (10.00%) Gradle
5 1 (10.00%) Grunt
5 1 (10.00%) gulp
5 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (10.00%) JMeter
5 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (10.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) NUnit
5 1 (10.00%) Sahi
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) Spock
5 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (10.00%) WATIR
5 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Report Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) JDBC
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) Mason
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (10.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) ECMAScript
4 1 (10.00%) ES6
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) FATCA
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (20.00%) Control-M
4 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Solace
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas
2 1 (10.00%) Zend