Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 11 December 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 39 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +32
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.15% 0.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 1.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Watford median daily rate £360 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.71% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £360 £258 -
% change year-on-year +39.81% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 208 111 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.04% 38.95% 43.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 48 49
Watford median daily rate £425 £431 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% +3.92% +10.67%
10th Percentile £300 £292 £325
90th Percentile £606 £538 £450
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £395 £383
% change year-on-year +4.43% +3.27% +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £28.75 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £24.50 £48.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -49.48% +38.57% +75.00%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Watford

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Perl

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Perl Developer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle