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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 114 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 16 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.94% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 3.53% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 10
Average daily rate
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£500 £299 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.36% -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £38.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-32.02% +3.37%
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
786 736 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.55% 26.50% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 389 305
Average daily rate £360 £338 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 80
Average hourly rate £36.00 £16.72 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.31% -52.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -2 5 £525 +69.35% 6
Bracknell -3 3 £488 - 1
Newbury -9 2 £250 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (65.79%) UNIX
2 19 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) Oracle
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) WebSphere
5 11 (28.95%) Perl
5 11 (28.95%) IBM
6 10 (26.32%) Apache
6 10 (26.32%) Python
6 10 (26.32%) IBM HTTP Server
7 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
7 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (23.68%) Worklight
7 9 (23.68%) AppDynamics
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
8 7 (18.42%) Java
8 7 (18.42%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (18.42%) Ab Initio
9 6 (15.79%) Jython
9 6 (15.79%) Introscope
9 6 (15.79%) Finance
9 6 (15.79%) JSON
9 6 (15.79%) Ajax
9 6 (15.79%) HTTP
9 6 (15.79%) DNS
9 6 (15.79%) SSL
9 6 (15.79%) Adobe
9 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.79%) HTML

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (28.95%) WebSphere
2 10 (26.32%) Apache
2 10 (26.32%) IBM HTTP Server
3 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (15.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
1 6 (15.79%) DNS
1 6 (15.79%) SSL
2 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.53%) DB2
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (10.53%) Big Data
4 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.26%) Star Schema
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Introscope
2 3 (7.89%) TestDirector
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (2.63%) BitKeeper
4 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Ab Initio Developer
2 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) OSS Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Data Integration Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) TIBCO Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Worklight
2 7 (18.42%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (15.79%) JSON
3 6 (15.79%) Ajax
3 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 5 (13.16%) XML
5 4 (10.53%) Web Services
5 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 3 (7.89%) Middleware
7 2 (5.26%) SOAP
7 2 (5.26%) POSIX
7 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.26%) REST
8 1 (2.63%) Java EE
8 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.26%) User Experience
1 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.63%) DataPower
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) UNIX
2 19 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 5 (13.16%) AIX
5 4 (10.53%) Windows
6 3 (7.89%) Debian
7 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.63%) CentOS
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.79%) OO
2 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.53%) ETL
3 4 (10.53%) Low Latency
3 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (10.53%) V-Model
4 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Test Management
4 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.26%) CRM
5 2 (5.26%) Web Testing
5 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Web Development
5 2 (5.26%) Validation
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) Perl
3 10 (26.32%) Python
4 7 (18.42%) Java
5 6 (15.79%) Jython
5 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.53%) C++
6 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.53%) Ruby
6 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.89%) C
8 1 (2.63%) sed
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) AWK
8 1 (2.63%) XPath
8 1 (2.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) MCTS
1 1 (2.63%) MCITP
1 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.63%) ISEB
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool/Proviso
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) IBM
3 9 (23.68%) AppDynamics
4 7 (18.42%) Ab Initio
5 6 (15.79%) Adobe
6 4 (10.53%) ComArch
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.26%) Hitachi
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.63%) VMware
8 1 (2.63%) Netezza
8 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
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