The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 84 90 87
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 11 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.82% 1.03% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 2.52% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 14
Median daily rate £413 £364 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.32% +7.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £306 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £398 £350
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 630 795 789
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 46.98% 41.11% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 553 512
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.54% -61.87%  
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in West Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in West Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in West Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Leeds +2 10 £413 +10.00% 5
Pudsey - 1 - -
Shell Script
Yorkshire

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Unix
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) Puppet
3 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (40.91%) DevOps
4 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 8 (36.36%) Python
5 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (22.73%) JIRA
7 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
7 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
7 5 (22.73%) Cobbler
7 5 (22.73%) Docker
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (18.18%) Splunk
8 4 (18.18%) QA
8 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Migration
8 4 (18.18%) Solaris
8 4 (18.18%) Firewall

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 3 (13.64%) CloudStack
1 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
1 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) nginx
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) PowerExchange
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Slack
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) BGP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) IPsec
2 2 (9.09%) IPv4
2 2 (9.09%) MPLS
2 2 (9.09%) OSPF
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.09%) xDSL
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) SMS
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.64%) Redis
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
4 2 (9.09%) Gradle
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Maven
4 2 (9.09%) Mockito
4 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
4 2 (9.09%) Spock
5 1 (4.55%) GitLab
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Progress DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Security Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
1 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 2 (9.09%) JDBC
1 2 (9.09%) JMS
1 2 (9.09%) Node.js
1 2 (9.09%) REST
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
1 2 (9.09%) Spring
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) EMC Centera
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Unix
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Solaris
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.55%) AIX
8 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) Database Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (9.09%) Microservices
7 2 (9.09%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
7 2 (9.09%) SFIA
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 8 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) Korn
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
2 2 (9.09%) OCP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) FATCA
3 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
2 3 (13.64%) Xen
2 3 (13.64%) XenServer
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (40.91%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Cobbler
3 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 2 (9.09%) Rancher
5 1 (4.55%) Ansible
5 1 (4.55%) OpenView
5 1 (4.55%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 4 (18.18%) Splunk
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) Progress
4 2 (9.09%) Solace
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Informatica
5 1 (4.55%) VMware