The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 61 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 2 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 1.97% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 5.56% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £370 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +48.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.50 £37.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.59% +13.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -37.44%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
253 234 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.47% 35.51% 38.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 167 123
Average daily rate £350 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 5
Average hourly rate £20.25 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.27% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £25.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £175.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the Birmingham region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Birmingham region.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
2 8 (57.14%) Solaris
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 4 (28.57%) Wealth Management
6 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 4 (28.57%) Private Banking
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
6 4 (28.57%) SUSE
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) CA SiteMinder
6 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 4 (28.57%) C
6 4 (28.57%) C++
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) Sun
6 4 (28.57%) CA
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 4 (28.57%) LDAP
6 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 4 (28.57%) SSL
7 3 (21.43%) SQL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LDAP
1 4 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ProC
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Private Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) C Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Java EE
3 2 (14.29%) JSP
3 2 (14.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
2 8 (57.14%) Solaris
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) SUSE
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Wealth Management
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) CAD
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
4 2 (14.29%) C#
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Sun
2 4 (28.57%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Sybase
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) Siemens
4 1 (7.14%) SAP