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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 57 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.90% 0.79% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 1.85% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £57.50 £51.00 £38.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.74% +32.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -37.44%
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
316 324 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.77% 42.80% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 129 159
Average daily rate £350 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 61
Average hourly rate £57.50 £39.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.43% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £26.40 £29.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 September 2014. 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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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 -2 6 £375 +32.74% 9
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (25.00%) SCOrch
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Korn
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) SCOM
5 3 (25.00%) SCVMM
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (25.00%) IPv6
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Robotium
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (8.33%) WinRunner
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Support
1 3 (25.00%) Server Support
1 3 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Server Support Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Server Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Network Support Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) AIX
3 2 (16.67%) HPUX
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Korn
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Tcl
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSD
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCOrch
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
1 3 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce