The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 104 118 108
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 25 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 0.60% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 2.18% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 10
Average daily rate £450 £500 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -32.02%
Shell Script
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
619 779 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.80% 27.60% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 478 377
Average daily rate £400 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bracknell +3 10 £475 -0.10% 3
Reading -16 4 £400 -23.80% 6
Newbury +11 2 - -
Maidenhead +2 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 33 (64.71%) Linux
2 30 (58.82%) Unix
3 26 (50.98%) Python
4 20 (39.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (37.25%) DevOps
5 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
6 18 (35.29%) IBM
6 18 (35.29%) Ansible
7 16 (31.37%) WebLogic
8 15 (29.41%) Middleware
8 15 (29.41%) Bash Shell
9 14 (27.45%) Oracle
10 12 (23.53%) Java
10 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
11 11 (21.57%) JSON
11 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
12 10 (19.61%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (19.61%) ITIL
12 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
12 10 (19.61%) JMS
12 10 (19.61%) Private Cloud
13 9 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (17.65%) SQL
13 9 (17.65%) AWK
13 9 (17.65%) Puppet
13 9 (17.65%) sed
13 9 (17.65%) Vagrant
14 8 (15.69%) Korn

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 16 (31.37%) WebLogic
2 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.80%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
6 1 (1.96%) JBoss
6 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) 3G
2 3 (5.88%) 4G
2 3 (5.88%) FTP
2 3 (5.88%) SMS
2 3 (5.88%) SSL
2 3 (5.88%) Value-Added Service
3 2 (3.92%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) BGP
4 1 (1.96%) Broadband
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.96%) IPv4
4 1 (1.96%) L2TP
4 1 (1.96%) MPLS
4 1 (1.96%) OSPF
4 1 (1.96%) PPP
4 1 (1.96%) VPN
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) DB2
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) OLTP
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
3 9 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (17.65%) Vagrant
4 4 (7.84%) Introscope
5 3 (5.88%) JProfiler
5 3 (5.88%) Toad
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.92%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (1.96%) Ant
7 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.96%) Gradle
7 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.96%) Maven
7 1 (1.96%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Applications Support
4 8 (15.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Elasticsearch Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) DBA
7 4 (7.84%) Linux Support
7 4 (7.84%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Designer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Middleware
2 11 (21.57%) JSON
3 10 (19.61%) JMS
3 10 (19.61%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (13.73%) Web Services
5 6 (11.76%) ELK Stack
5 6 (11.76%) RESTful
5 6 (11.76%) Sensu
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (7.84%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (5.88%) J2EE
8 2 (3.92%) STL
9 1 (1.96%) .NET
9 1 (1.96%) JDBC
9 1 (1.96%) ODBC
9 1 (1.96%) SOAP
9 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
9 1 (1.96%) XML
9 1 (1.96%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Private Cloud
2 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.92%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.96%) DataPower
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (64.71%) Linux
2 30 (58.82%) Unix
3 20 (39.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (15.69%) Solaris
4 8 (15.69%) Windows
5 6 (11.76%) CentOS
5 6 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.84%) AIX
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.96%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
1 19 (37.25%) DevOps
2 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.61%) ITIL
4 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.84%) SDLC
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) High Availability
6 3 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Database Security
7 2 (3.92%) Database Tuning
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Release Management
7 2 (3.92%) Time Management
7 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) Python
2 15 (29.41%) Bash Shell
3 12 (23.53%) Java
4 9 (17.65%) AWK
4 9 (17.65%) sed
4 9 (17.65%) SQL
5 8 (15.69%) Korn
5 8 (15.69%) Perl
6 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.80%) C++
7 5 (9.80%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) C#
9 1 (1.96%) COBOL
9 1 (1.96%) Jython
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
9 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
1 4 (7.84%) ISEB
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.88%) OCP
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.92%) CCNA
3 2 (3.92%) HNC
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.96%) CCIE
4 1 (1.96%) CCIP
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) CCSP
4 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.96%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.92%) XenServer
4 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Ansible
2 9 (17.65%) Puppet
3 6 (11.76%) Graphite
3 6 (11.76%) logstash
3 6 (11.76%) Terraform
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (5.88%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (5.88%) nmon
6 2 (3.92%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.92%) Data Guard
6 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.96%) SELinux
7 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) IBM
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle
3 6 (11.76%) Ab Initio
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.84%) Remedy
5 3 (5.88%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (3.92%) BMC
6 2 (3.92%) Informatica
6 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.96%) ATG
7 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.96%) BEA
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) F5
7 1 (1.96%) Juniper
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp
7 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.96%) webMethods
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