The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 28 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.49% 1.11% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.58% 1.72% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £360 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.61 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 174 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.84% 64.21% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 108 68
Average daily rate £380 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £268 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.13 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -36.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.50 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Korn
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) AIX
6 3 (30.00%) Solaris
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) Perl
6 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (20.00%) sed
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (20.00%) OWASP
7 2 (20.00%) NAS
7 2 (20.00%) Middleware
7 2 (20.00%) AWK

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
1 2 (20.00%) ATM
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DMZ
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) OWASP
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Korn
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) sed
5 2 (20.00%) AWK
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Novell
3 1 (10.00%) VMware