The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 45 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.46% - 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% - 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
205 163 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.02% 40.55% 58.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 81 136
Average daily rate £388 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 27 51
Average hourly rate £47.50 £41.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £32.50 £31.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £48.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Shell Script
Cambridgeshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Robotium
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) J2SE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) IPv6
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Robotium
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (25.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Server Support
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Server Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Network Support
1 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Network Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) VMS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) VMware