The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 66 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 8 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.82% 0.68% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 2.17% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate £375 £344 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.06%
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 £44.00 £37.50 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +6.53%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
334 369 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.19% 31.19% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 177 180
Average daily rate £361 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 9
Average hourly rate £28.75 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.50 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes +3 4 £338 +3.84% 1
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (80.65%) Unix
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) JCL
3 15 (48.39%) Oracle
4 14 (45.16%) HACMP
5 13 (41.94%) Linux
5 13 (41.94%) IBM
6 12 (38.71%) DB2
6 12 (38.71%) PowerCenter
6 12 (38.71%) Change Management
6 12 (38.71%) Finance
7 10 (32.26%) Mainframe
7 10 (32.26%) Tivoli
7 10 (32.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 10 (32.26%) ChangeMan
7 10 (32.26%) iSeries
7 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (29.03%) Java
8 9 (29.03%) FTP
9 8 (25.81%) Informatica
9 8 (25.81%) REXX
9 8 (25.81%) AS400
9 8 (25.81%) Time Sharing Option
9 8 (25.81%) ISPF
10 7 (22.58%) Retail
10 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
11 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (19.35%) Migration
11 6 (19.35%) SAS
11 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (19.35%) SAS
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) FTP
2 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 3 (9.68%) Broadband
4 1 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) DB2
1 12 (38.71%) PowerCenter
2 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
4 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (6.45%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (6.45%) OLTP
7 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) ChangeMan
2 1 (3.23%) Introscope
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) SAS Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Informatica Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Hadoop Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Mainframe Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Unix Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) ISPF
2 4 (12.90%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) HACMP
2 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (32.26%) iSeries
2 10 (32.26%) Mainframe
3 8 (25.81%) AS400
4 6 (19.35%) Clustering
4 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
5 3 (9.68%) LPAR
5 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
7 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Unix
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) Linux
4 6 (19.35%) AIX
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) VMS
6 2 (6.45%) MVS
6 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.45%) zOS
7 1 (3.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Change Management
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
2 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Analytics
3 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
4 4 (12.90%) High Availability
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) Visual Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) ETL
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) JCL
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) REXX
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) AWK
5 4 (12.90%) Perl
5 4 (12.90%) sed
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 8 (25.81%) Time Sharing Option
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (12.90%) Veritas File System
4 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.45%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.45%) Control-M
3 1 (3.23%) CA Wily
3 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 13 (41.94%) IBM
3 8 (25.81%) Informatica
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) SAP
6 4 (12.90%) 3PAR
6 4 (12.90%) EMC
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 4 (12.90%) Symantec
6 4 (12.90%) Veritas
7 2 (6.45%) Intel
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) CA
8 1 (3.23%) HP
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy