The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 39 42 42
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.16% 0.31% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 0.87% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £469 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +0.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £41.38 £36.25
% change year-on-year -52.87% +14.13%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 134 115 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 38.73% 35.60% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 92 50
Median daily rate £413 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -1.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -45.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Swindon

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Swindon

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BPEL
3 1 (16.67%) BPMN
3 1 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Jython
3 1 (16.67%) Korn
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM