The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 45 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.89% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 3.66% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £255 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -32.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.75% -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -12.00%
Shell Script
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 82 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.33% 24.33% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 54 35
Average daily rate £390 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 1 £350 -6.66% 1
Dunstable - - - - 1
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Qt
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) XML

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £160 - £190 per day + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dunstable
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £260.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago