The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 28 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 8 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.31% 4.07% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 8.93% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£406 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+170.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £140.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £38.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-32.02% +3.37%
Shell Script
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 112 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 38.84% 45.53% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 48 19
Average daily rate £401 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £40.57 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.32% +1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
5 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Puppet
5 1 (12.50%) Hudson
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Axis
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) WSDL
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) JAX-RPC
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Axis
1 1 (12.50%) WSDL
1 1 (12.50%) JAX-RPC
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle