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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 103 91 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 20 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 1.30% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 4.89% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 11
Average daily rate
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£475 £355 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.80% +15.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £206 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.06 £37.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-24.15% +15.26%
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
590 654 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.92% 26.47% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 316 305
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 35
Average hourly rate £36.00 £30.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £19.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 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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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
Reading +10 14 £495 +4.21% 6
Bracknell -13 2 £400 +19.40% 2
Newbury -1 1 - -
Hungerford - 1 £415 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 27 (72.97%) UNIX
2 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 16 (43.24%) IBM
3 16 (43.24%) WebSphere
4 15 (40.54%) Ab Initio
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) Finance
5 12 (32.43%) DB2
6 10 (27.03%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (27.03%) Python
6 10 (27.03%) Big Data
6 10 (27.03%) Low Latency
7 9 (24.32%) IBM HTTP Server
7 9 (24.32%) Apache
7 9 (24.32%) AIX
7 9 (24.32%) Oracle
8 8 (21.62%) Java
9 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (18.92%) DataPower
10 6 (16.22%) AppDynamics
10 6 (16.22%) Worklight
10 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
10 6 (16.22%) Perl
10 6 (16.22%) Windows
10 6 (16.22%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (16.22%) Web Services
11 5 (13.51%) XML
11 5 (13.51%) SQL
11 5 (13.51%) HTTP
11 5 (13.51%) SSL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 (43.24%) WebSphere
2 9 (24.32%) IBM HTTP Server
2 9 (24.32%) Apache
3 6 (16.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (10.81%) Commerce Server
5 3 (8.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Fredhopper
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
1 5 (13.51%) SSL
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) DB2
2 10 (27.03%) Big Data
3 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.41%) Star Schema
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Introscope
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) BitKeeper
3 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Ab Initio Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (5.41%) Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (16.22%) Web Services
2 6 (16.22%) Worklight
3 5 (13.51%) XML
4 4 (10.81%) HTML
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) Ajax
4 4 (10.81%) JSON
5 3 (8.11%) Middleware
6 2 (5.41%) POSIX
7 1 (2.70%) Java EE
7 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) DataPower
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) UNIX
2 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) AIX
4 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 3 (8.11%) Solaris
5 3 (8.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.41%) Debian
7 1 (2.70%) Fedora
7 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Low Latency
3 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
5 4 (10.81%) ETL
6 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) Mobile First
7 2 (5.41%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) SOA
8 1 (2.70%) Workflow
8 1 (2.70%) Migration
8 1 (2.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Python
2 8 (21.62%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) Perl
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) Jython
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) C
6 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.41%) Ruby
7 2 (5.41%) C++
8 1 (2.70%) XQuery
8 1 (2.70%) AWK
8 1 (2.70%) XPath
8 1 (2.70%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.70%) Netcool
1 1 (2.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (2.70%) Control-M
1 1 (2.70%) Nagios
1 1 (2.70%) Netcool/Proviso
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) IBM
2 15 (40.54%) Ab Initio
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) AppDynamics
5 3 (8.11%) Adobe
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.70%) VMware
7 1 (2.70%) Netezza
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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