The first table below looks at the demand for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 16 April 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 City of London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 139 138 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 76 67 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.15% 1.06% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 2.60% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 36 64
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2810 2579 2905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.41% 40.87% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2150 2016 2130
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 27
Average hourly rate £33.18 £47.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.14% +86.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £16.69 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.00 £72.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Shell Script
London

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 93 (56.36%) UNIX
2 85 (51.52%) Java
2 85 (51.52%) Oracle
3 83 (50.30%) Linux
4 70 (42.42%) SQL
5 68 (41.21%) Finance
6 57 (34.55%) Perl
7 36 (21.82%) Banking
8 30 (18.18%) Sybase
8 30 (18.18%) XML
9 29 (17.58%) Windows
10 26 (15.76%) C++
10 26 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (14.55%) Python
12 22 (13.33%) Apache
12 22 (13.33%) Solaris
12 22 (13.33%) HTML
13 21 (12.73%) PL/SQL
13 21 (12.73%) Oracle Database
14 19 (11.52%) Fixed Income
15 17 (10.30%) Red Hat
15 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (9.70%) Configuration Management
16 16 (9.70%) Workflow
16 16 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (9.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 15 (9.09%) JavaScript
17 15 (9.09%) SQL Server
17 15 (9.09%) WebLogic
17 15 (9.09%) Tomcat

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 22 (13.33%) Apache
2 15 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 15 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.03%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.82%) AquaLogic
8 2 (1.21%) Gentran
8 2 (1.21%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.21%) SAS
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.61%) Confluence
9 1 (0.61%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 9 (5.45%) Mathematica
2 5 (3.03%) MS Office
3 3 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (4.85%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (4.85%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (3.64%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.61%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.61%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.42%) PaaS
3 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.21%) IaaS
4 2 (1.21%) SaaS
4 2 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.27%) HTTP
2 11 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.85%) DNS
4 7 (4.24%) SSL
5 6 (3.64%) Internet
5 6 (3.64%) SAN
5 6 (3.64%) LAN
5 6 (3.64%) WAN
6 5 (3.03%) LDAP
7 3 (1.82%) SNMP
7 3 (1.82%) SMTP
7 3 (1.82%) FTP
7 3 (1.82%) tcpdump
7 3 (1.82%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.82%) SSH
8 2 (1.21%) Multicast
8 2 (1.21%) Firewall
9 1 (0.61%) SMS
9 1 (0.61%) UMTS
9 1 (0.61%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.73%) Oracle Database
2 16 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (7.27%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.24%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.64%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.03%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.42%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (2.42%) MySQL
10 3 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.82%) OLTP
10 3 (1.82%) SQLPlus
10 3 (1.82%) Data Mart
11 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.21%) Big Data
11 2 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 13 (7.88%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.27%) Subversion
3 11 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.06%) Maven
5 9 (5.45%) Toad
6 8 (4.85%) Selenium
6 8 (4.85%) WebDriver
6 8 (4.85%) Eclipse
6 8 (4.85%) JUnit
6 8 (4.85%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (3.64%) JDeveloper
8 5 (3.03%) NeoLoad
9 4 (2.42%) JIRA
9 4 (2.42%) Hudson
9 4 (2.42%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.82%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.82%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.82%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.82%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 68 (41.21%) Finance
2 36 (21.82%) Banking
3 14 (8.48%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.45%) Front Office
4 9 (5.45%) German Language
5 4 (2.42%) Retail
6 3 (1.82%) Billing
6 3 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.82%) Legal
6 3 (1.82%) Back Office
7 2 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 61 (36.97%) Developer
2 17 (10.30%) Analyst
2 17 (10.30%) Consultant
3 12 (7.27%) Administrator
3 12 (7.27%) C++ Developer
4 10 (6.06%) Informatica Consultant
4 10 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 8 (4.85%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (4.24%) Perl Developer
6 7 (4.24%) DBA
6 7 (4.24%) Applications Support
7 6 (3.64%) Support Analyst
7 6 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (3.64%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (3.64%) Test Engineer
8 5 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (3.03%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (3.03%) Tester
8 5 (3.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.18%) XML
2 22 (13.33%) HTML
3 13 (7.88%) Middleware
4 12 (7.27%) CSS
5 11 (6.67%) STL
5 11 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 9 (5.45%) Web Services
7 8 (4.85%) JSP
7 8 (4.85%) XSLT
8 6 (3.64%) JSON
8 6 (3.64%) JMS
9 5 (3.03%) .NET
9 5 (3.03%) J2EE
9 5 (3.03%) Java EE
9 5 (3.03%) Spring
10 4 (2.42%) Ajax
10 4 (2.42%) FreeMarker
10 4 (2.42%) REST
10 4 (2.42%) Rendezvous
10 4 (2.42%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.52%) Fixed Income
2 16 (9.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (7.88%) Credit Risk
4 12 (7.27%) Derivative
5 6 (3.64%) Equities
6 5 (3.03%) Clustering
6 5 (3.03%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.03%) Wiki
6 5 (3.03%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.42%) Open Source
8 2 (1.21%) GIS
8 2 (1.21%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.21%) Firmware
8 2 (1.21%) CESG
8 2 (1.21%) Replication
9 1 (0.61%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.61%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 93 (56.36%) UNIX
2 83 (50.30%) Linux
3 29 (17.58%) Windows
4 22 (13.33%) Solaris
5 11 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (6.06%) AIX
7 5 (3.03%) SUSE
7 5 (3.03%) CentOS
7 5 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.42%) Android
9 3 (1.82%) Debian
10 2 (1.21%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.61%) HPUX
11 1 (0.61%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (9.70%) Configuration Management
3 16 (9.70%) Workflow
4 14 (8.48%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (7.88%) Migration
6 12 (7.27%) Scrum
6 12 (7.27%) Data Modelling
6 12 (7.27%) OO
7 10 (6.06%) Unit Testing
7 10 (6.06%) TDD
7 10 (6.06%) ITIL
8 9 (5.45%) Software Engineering
8 9 (5.45%) Web Development
8 9 (5.45%) Data Migration
9 8 (4.85%) Automated Testing
10 7 (4.24%) ETL
11 6 (3.64%) Release Management
11 6 (3.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 85 (51.52%) Java
2 70 (42.42%) SQL
3 57 (34.55%) Perl
4 26 (15.76%) C++
5 24 (14.55%) Python
6 21 (12.73%) PL/SQL
7 15 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 11 (6.67%) C#
9 10 (6.06%) Bash Shell
10 9 (5.45%) C
10 9 (5.45%) Ruby
11 8 (4.85%) VB
12 7 (4.24%) Korn
13 6 (3.64%) PHP
14 5 (3.03%) PowerShell
15 4 (2.42%) Groovy
15 4 (2.42%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.82%) VBScript
16 3 (1.82%) VB6
16 3 (1.82%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 15 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.48%) Degree
3 10 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.82%) MCSE
5 3 (1.82%) MCSA
5 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.82%) CCNA
6 2 (1.21%) RHCE
7 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) QA
2 3 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.21%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) Basel II
4 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.61%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.03%) NFS
2 5 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.42%) Sendmail
4 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.21%) Postfix
5 2 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.61%) SRDF
6 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.61%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.61%) KVM
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.61%) Xen
6 1 (0.61%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (7.88%) Puppet
2 7 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.64%) Data Guard
3 6 (3.64%) Control-M
3 6 (3.64%) Nagios
4 3 (1.82%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.61%) OpenView
6 1 (0.61%) OVSD
6 1 (0.61%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.61%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.61%) StatsD
6 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.61%) Cacti
6 1 (0.61%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.61%) OVPA
Vendors
1 85 (51.52%) Oracle
2 30 (18.18%) Sybase
3 17 (10.30%) Red Hat
4 11 (6.67%) Informatica
4 11 (6.67%) VMware
5 10 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (4.85%) JBoss
7 6 (3.64%) Sun
7 6 (3.64%) Murex
7 6 (3.64%) HP
8 5 (3.03%) Business Objects
8 5 (3.03%) IBM
8 5 (3.03%) Reuters
9 4 (2.42%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.42%) TIBCO
9 4 (2.42%) Citrix
9 4 (2.42%) Veritas
10 3 (1.82%) Cisco
10 3 (1.82%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.82%) Akamai
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