The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 73 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 8 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.82% 1.53% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 5.45% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
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£330 £258 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.15% -14.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.06 £37.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-24.15% +15.26%
Shell Script
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
373 220 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.18% 27.99% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 121 103
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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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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
Chester -2 6 £406 +31.04%
Knutsford -6 2 £324 +66.02%
Macclesfield - 1 £330 -
Warrington - 1 £330 -
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (16.67%) LDAP
7 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) IIS
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) OOP
7 2 (16.67%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (16.67%) Sun
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) PhpStorm
8 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) iPlanet
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) PhpStorm
2 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) WSDL
2 1 (8.33%) JAX-RPC
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Axis
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) PHP5
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle