The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 37 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.15% 1.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.79% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -1.96%
Shell Script
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
167 160 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.89% 50.79% 50.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 90 75
Average daily rate £375 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Python
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) Puppet
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (42.86%) Nagios
5 6 (42.86%) FTP
5 6 (42.86%) NFS
5 6 (42.86%) IBM
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 6 (42.86%) Perl
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (42.86%) Biology
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (42.86%) Life Science
5 6 (42.86%) Time Management
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Ganglia
5 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
5 6 (42.86%) Docker
5 6 (42.86%) GPFS
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Solaris
7 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) Windows

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) TestLink
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Database Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Release Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Build Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Release Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Biology
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 6 (42.86%) Life Science
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) HPUX
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (42.86%) Time Management
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
1 6 (42.86%) GPFS
1 6 (42.86%) NFS
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Puppet
2 6 (42.86%) Ganglia
2 6 (42.86%) Nagios
3 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
1 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Perforce
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) WorldPay