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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 89 101 110
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 15 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.95% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 3.71% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 9
Median daily rate £370 £370 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £253 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £448 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%

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
514 647 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.00% 25.50% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 400 429
Median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 19
Median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 5 £500 +22.32% 1
Hungerford - 3 £253 -
Slough +9 2 - -
Bracknell +4 1 - -
Maidenhead -3 1 - - 1
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 39 (79.59%) Linux
2 38 (77.55%) Unix
3 33 (67.35%) IBM
4 29 (59.18%) AIX
5 25 (51.02%) Windows
6 22 (44.90%) Solaris
7 19 (38.78%) Cisco
8 18 (36.73%) VMware
9 17 (34.69%) Mainframe
9 17 (34.69%) SAN
9 17 (34.69%) NetApp
9 17 (34.69%) IBM Mainframe
9 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (30.61%) Data Centre
10 15 (30.61%) SQL
10 15 (30.61%) Law
11 14 (28.57%) EMC
11 14 (28.57%) EMC VNX
11 14 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
12 12 (24.49%) Oracle
12 12 (24.49%) DB2
12 12 (24.49%) ITIL
12 12 (24.49%) Python
13 10 (20.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 10 (20.41%) DevOps
13 10 (20.41%) Ansible
14 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
14 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (18.37%) JSON
14 9 (18.37%) HTML

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) Apache
2 5 (10.20%) Commerce Server
2 5 (10.20%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.12%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.04%) nginx
5 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Fredhopper
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Exstream
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) GitHub
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) LDAP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.04%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) IMAP
4 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.04%) MRTG
4 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.04%) SMTP
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) DB2
2 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.12%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) Ant
3 4 (8.16%) ClearCase
3 4 (8.16%) ClearQuest
3 4 (8.16%) Maven
4 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.12%) Bitbucket
4 3 (6.12%) JIRA
5 2 (4.08%) ProC
5 2 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.04%) Gerrit
General
1 15 (30.61%) Law
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (14.29%) Consultant
2 6 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Release Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Software Release Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Storage Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (4.08%) Software Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) HTML
1 9 (18.37%) JSON
2 5 (10.20%) Ajax
2 5 (10.20%) CSS
2 5 (10.20%) XML
3 4 (8.16%) CGI
3 4 (8.16%) Worklight
4 3 (6.12%) Middleware
4 3 (6.12%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.08%) J2EE
5 2 (4.08%) JMS
6 1 (2.04%) Django
6 1 (2.04%) Flash
6 1 (2.04%) Kafka
6 1 (2.04%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) IBM Mainframe
1 17 (34.69%) Mainframe
2 15 (30.61%) Data Centre
3 14 (28.57%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (28.57%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (79.59%) Linux
2 38 (77.55%) Unix
3 29 (59.18%) AIX
4 25 (51.02%) Windows
5 22 (44.90%) Solaris
6 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.04%) CentOS
9 1 (2.04%) Debian
9 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) DevOps
3 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) Migration
6 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.16%) Mobile First
8 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.08%) ERP
9 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.08%) Open Source
9 2 (4.08%) Service Management
10 1 (2.04%) Change Management
10 1 (2.04%) ETL
10 1 (2.04%) Release Management
10 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) Python
3 9 (18.37%) Perl
4 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.12%) Java
6 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) Korn
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) CCNA
1 1 (2.04%) CCNP
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
1 1 (2.04%) MCITP
1 1 (2.04%) MCSE
1 1 (2.04%) MCTS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
1 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) Docker
3 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) Ceph
4 1 (2.04%) Dovecot
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) iptables
4 1 (2.04%) KVM
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.04%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.04%) Squid
4 1 (2.04%) vCloud
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Xen
4 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Ansible
1 10 (20.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.16%) Puppet
3 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.08%) MOM
4 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) Cacti
5 1 (2.04%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.04%) Nagios
5 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.04%) RANCID
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.04%) Salt
5 1 (2.04%) SCCM
5 1 (2.04%) SnapMirror
5 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) IBM
2 19 (38.78%) Cisco
3 18 (36.73%) VMware
4 17 (34.69%) NetApp
5 14 (28.57%) EMC
6 12 (24.49%) Oracle
7 5 (10.20%) HP
7 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.16%) AppDynamics
8 4 (8.16%) Splunk
9 3 (6.12%) Atlassian
9 3 (6.12%) SAP
10 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.04%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (2.04%) F5
11 1 (2.04%) IronPort
11 1 (2.04%) Juniper
11 1 (2.04%) Symantec
11 1 (2.04%) Veritas
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