The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 50 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 0.34% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate £325 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -32.02%
Shell Script
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
269 291 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.67% 40.08% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 163 150
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 29
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £41.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Cambridge +1 8 £325 - 4
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Puppet
3 10 (55.56%) Nagios
3 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 10 (55.56%) Unix
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle
5 8 (44.44%) Solaris
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) Degree
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) Python
7 6 (33.33%) OSSEC
7 6 (33.33%) Open Source
7 6 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (33.33%) iptables
8 5 (27.78%) GPFS
8 5 (27.78%) Docker
8 5 (27.78%) LogRhythm
8 5 (27.78%) High Availability
8 5 (27.78%) Splunk
8 5 (27.78%) Ganglia
8 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
8 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 5 (27.78%) Perl
8 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) FTP
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Hudson
4 1 (5.56%) TestLink
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Administrator
2 9 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Release Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Build Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Biology
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 5 (27.78%) Life Science
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Unix
4 8 (44.44%) Solaris
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (27.78%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (27.78%) High Availability
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
4 5 (27.78%) Time Management
5 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) OOD
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Testing
8 1 (5.56%) DevOps
8 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) iptables
2 5 (27.78%) Docker
2 5 (27.78%) GPFS
2 5 (27.78%) NFS
3 4 (22.22%) Postfix
3 4 (22.22%) Sendmail
3 4 (22.22%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Nagios
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 6 (33.33%) OSSEC
3 5 (27.78%) Ganglia
4 4 (22.22%) Cobbler
5 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) EMC
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) LogRhythm
3 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
3 5 (27.78%) Splunk
3 5 (27.78%) TippingPoint
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow
5 2 (11.11%) Sun
5 2 (11.11%) WorldPay
6 1 (5.56%) Perforce