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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 76 80 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 10 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.79% 0.75% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 2.44% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Average daily rate
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£363 £356 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% +61.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -1.35%
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
410 369 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.23% 30.88% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 212 148
Average daily rate £325 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 17
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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
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 17 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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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 -7 7 £369 +3.50%
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) UNIX
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) C
4 6 (40.00%) Control-M
5 5 (33.33%) Informatica
5 5 (33.33%) PowerCenter
5 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) ProC
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (26.67%) Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) Java EE
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (26.67%) SAP XI
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
6 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (26.67%) Perl
6 4 (26.67%) SAP

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) SAS
1 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (13.33%) nginx
3 2 (13.33%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) PowerCenter
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) ProC
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) PVCS
4 1 (6.67%) Toad
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SAS Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) SAP XI
1 4 (26.67%) Java EE
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Analytics
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C++
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) C
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) AWK
6 2 (13.33%) Ruby
7 1 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Control-M
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Informatica
3 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy