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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 123 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 14 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 1.18% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 4.51% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 5
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£375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.86%
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
811 732 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.60% 26.08% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 382 301
Average daily rate £360 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 67
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £29.32 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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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 +10 8 £425 -
Newbury -11 2 £250 -
Maidenhead +9 1 - - 2
Reading - - - - 5
Slough - - - - 1
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (60.00%) UNIX
2 22 (55.00%) Linux
3 19 (47.50%) SQL
4 17 (42.50%) Oracle
5 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (32.50%) Perl
7 12 (30.00%) Python
7 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 10 (25.00%) Apache
8 10 (25.00%) IBM
9 9 (22.50%) IBM HTTP Server
10 8 (20.00%) OO
10 8 (20.00%) Java
10 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (20.00%) Worklight
10 8 (20.00%) AppDynamics
11 7 (17.50%) V-Model
11 7 (17.50%) NAS
11 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
11 7 (17.50%) Windows
11 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
11 7 (17.50%) HTML
11 7 (17.50%) JSON
11 7 (17.50%) Ajax
12 6 (15.00%) Ruby
12 6 (15.00%) Jython
12 6 (15.00%) Introscope
12 6 (15.00%) C++
12 6 (15.00%) TestDirector

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (25.00%) Apache
1 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (22.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (15.00%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (7.50%) Commerce Server
6 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) NAS
2 6 (15.00%) SSL
2 6 (15.00%) HTTP
2 6 (15.00%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) DMZ
4 3 (7.50%) HTTPS
4 3 (7.50%) FTP
4 3 (7.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (7.50%) DB2
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.00%) Star Schema
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Introscope
1 6 (15.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.50%) MSI
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (2.50%) BitKeeper
General
1 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Billing
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) WebSphere Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Migration Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) UNIX Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) OSS Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Data Integration Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Worklight
2 7 (17.50%) JSON
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) Ajax
3 6 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (12.50%) Middleware
5 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.00%) SOAP
5 4 (10.00%) REST
6 3 (7.50%) XML
6 3 (7.50%) CSS
7 2 (5.00%) POSIX
8 1 (2.50%) Java EE
8 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.00%) User Experience
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) UNIX
2 22 (55.00%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Windows
4 6 (15.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.50%) AIX
5 3 (7.50%) Debian
6 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) CentOS
7 1 (2.50%) Solaris
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) OO
3 7 (17.50%) V-Model
4 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (15.00%) Test Management
4 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (12.50%) Web Testing
5 5 (12.50%) CRM
5 5 (12.50%) Logistics
5 5 (12.50%) Validation
6 4 (10.00%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) ETL
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Perl
3 12 (30.00%) Python
4 8 (20.00%) Java
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
6 6 (15.00%) Jython
6 6 (15.00%) Ruby
6 6 (15.00%) C++
7 5 (12.50%) sed
7 5 (12.50%) AWK
8 4 (10.00%) Korn
8 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (7.50%) C
10 1 (2.50%) VB
10 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) ISEB
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.50%) MCTS
1 1 (2.50%) MCITP
1 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.50%) Netcool
2 1 (2.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (2.50%) Netcool/Proviso
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) IBM
3 8 (20.00%) AppDynamics
4 6 (15.00%) Adobe
5 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.00%) Hitachi
6 4 (10.00%) ComArch
7 3 (7.50%) Sun
7 3 (7.50%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (5.00%) Ab Initio
8 2 (5.00%) VMware
9 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.50%) BMC
9 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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