The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 98 97 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 26 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.92% 1.15% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.46% 3.65% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 6
Average daily rate £299 £301 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% -18.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
751 795 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.52% 31.61% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 304 333
Average daily rate £338 £355 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.86% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 80 14
Average hourly rate £15.99 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.32% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
Shell Script
South East

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 8 £310 +5.08% 5
Bracknell +4 7 - - 3
Slough +6 1 £210 -36.84%
Ascot - - - -
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 44 (69.84%) UNIX
2 27 (42.86%) IBM
3 23 (36.51%) Solaris
3 23 (36.51%) SQL
4 19 (30.16%) Linux
4 19 (30.16%) AIX
5 18 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 18 (28.57%) Ab Initio
5 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (23.81%) Finance
6 15 (23.81%) Oracle
6 15 (23.81%) DB2
7 14 (22.22%) C
7 14 (22.22%) Java
7 14 (22.22%) Perl
7 14 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
7 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 14 (22.22%) WebSphere
7 14 (22.22%) DataPower
8 12 (19.05%) Tivoli
9 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (15.87%) Degree
10 9 (14.29%) EMC
10 9 (14.29%) Netcool
11 8 (12.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 8 (12.70%) Netcool/Webtop
11 8 (12.70%) Ionix
12 7 (11.11%) XML
12 7 (11.11%) C++
13 6 (9.52%) UML

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 14 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.17%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) Wireless
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
3 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.59%) FTP
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.59%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) DB2
2 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.76%) SQLPlus
5 2 (3.17%) Spotfire
5 2 (3.17%) Big Data
6 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.59%) DataStage
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) Calabash
2 1 (1.59%) Robotium
2 1 (1.59%) JProfiler
2 1 (1.59%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Maven
2 1 (1.59%) Introscope
2 1 (1.59%) Ant
2 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.59%) Toad
2 1 (1.59%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 15 (23.81%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Billing
3 4 (6.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) Ab Initio Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.59%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 1 (1.59%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) IBM Storage Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (11.11%) XML
3 6 (9.52%) Spring
4 5 (7.94%) Web Services
5 4 (6.35%) J2EE
6 3 (4.76%) SOAP
7 2 (3.17%) Rendezvous
8 1 (1.59%) Middleware
8 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.59%) HTML
8 1 (1.59%) JDBC
8 1 (1.59%) JSP
8 1 (1.59%) Struts
8 1 (1.59%) ODBC
8 1 (1.59%) Flash
8 1 (1.59%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) DataPower
2 6 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.59%) NGOSS
3 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 44 (69.84%) UNIX
2 23 (36.51%) Solaris
3 19 (30.16%) Linux
3 19 (30.16%) AIX
4 6 (9.52%) Windows
5 5 (7.94%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 6 (9.52%) UML
3 6 (9.52%) OOD
3 6 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 4 (6.35%) CRM
4 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
4 4 (6.35%) ITIL
4 4 (6.35%) TDD
4 4 (6.35%) Web Testing
4 4 (6.35%) Test Management
4 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
4 4 (6.35%) V-Model
5 3 (4.76%) Analytics
5 3 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.76%) Logistics
5 3 (4.76%) Validation
5 3 (4.76%) ETL
6 2 (3.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) SQL
2 14 (22.22%) C
2 14 (22.22%) Java
2 14 (22.22%) Perl
3 7 (11.11%) C++
4 6 (9.52%) Ruby
5 4 (6.35%) Korn
5 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.76%) AWK
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Xen
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.59%) NFS
2 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) Tivoli
2 9 (14.29%) Netcool
3 8 (12.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 8 (12.70%) Netcool/Webtop
3 8 (12.70%) Ionix
4 3 (4.76%) Puppet
4 3 (4.76%) Cobbler
5 2 (3.17%) TIBCO Hawk
6 1 (1.59%) nmon
6 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) IBM
2 18 (28.57%) Ab Initio
3 15 (23.81%) Oracle
4 9 (14.29%) EMC
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.76%) Sun
6 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.59%) Egenera
7 1 (1.59%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.59%) MetaSolv
7 1 (1.59%) Cramer
7 1 (1.59%) Perforce
7 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco
7 1 (1.59%) Remedy
7 1 (1.59%) Infovista
7 1 (1.59%) NetApp
7 1 (1.59%) Veritas
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