The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 125 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 61 89 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.23% 1.49% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.68% 3.43% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 61 56
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.68%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2277 2593 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.93% 43.36% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1870 1974 1867
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 34
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £26.21 £17.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015, 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.

1 125 (69.44%) UNIX
2 103 (57.22%) Linux
3 78 (43.33%) Oracle
4 75 (41.67%) SQL
5 59 (32.78%) Finance
6 46 (25.56%) Windows
7 39 (21.67%) Java
8 37 (20.56%) Perl
8 37 (20.56%) PL/SQL
8 37 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (20.00%) Banking
10 28 (15.56%) Solaris
10 28 (15.56%) Oracle Database
11 25 (13.89%) MySQL
12 24 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 24 (13.33%) Relational Database
13 23 (12.78%) SQL Server
13 23 (12.78%) OO
13 23 (12.78%) Python
13 23 (12.78%) Oracle Database 11g
14 22 (12.22%) Sybase
14 22 (12.22%) C++
15 21 (11.67%) ITIL
15 21 (11.67%) ETL
15 21 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (11.11%) Apache
16 20 (11.11%) Puppet
17 19 (10.56%) HTML
18 18 (10.00%) VMware
18 18 (10.00%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 20 (11.11%) Apache
2 14 (7.78%) WebLogic
3 12 (6.67%) JBoss
4 11 (6.11%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.89%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.22%) TIBCO EMS
7 4 (2.22%) IIS
8 3 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.67%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.11%) Node.js
10 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.56%) CMS
10 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.11%) MS Project
3 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) RMDS
1 4 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.67%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.11%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.56%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.11%) DNS
2 9 (5.00%) Firewall
3 6 (3.33%) VPN
3 6 (3.33%) SAN
3 6 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.22%) Multicast
5 4 (2.22%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (2.22%) tcpdump
5 4 (2.22%) Network Security
5 4 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.22%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.67%) HTTP
6 3 (1.67%) NAS
7 2 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.11%) AMQP
7 2 (1.11%) LDAP
7 2 (1.11%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.11%) FTP
7 2 (1.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.56%) Oracle Database
2 25 (13.89%) MySQL
3 24 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 23 (12.78%) SQL Server
4 23 (12.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 16 (8.89%) NoSQL
7 12 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.56%) RDBMS
9 9 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (5.00%) OLAP
10 7 (3.89%) DB2
11 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (2.78%) Hadoop
13 4 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (1.67%) OLTP
14 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (9.44%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.33%) Subversion
3 14 (7.78%) Jenkins
4 13 (7.22%) Maven
5 9 (5.00%) Ant
5 9 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.44%) Selenium
7 7 (3.89%) Toad
7 7 (3.89%) Mercurial
8 6 (3.33%) JIRA
8 6 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.78%) JMeter
9 5 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (2.22%) VisualVM
10 4 (2.22%) Trac
10 4 (2.22%) Gradle
10 4 (2.22%) JProfiler
11 3 (1.67%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.67%) FogBugz
11 3 (1.67%) Redmine
General
1 59 (32.78%) Finance
2 36 (20.00%) Banking
3 16 (8.89%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.89%) Front Office
4 7 (3.89%) Back Office
5 6 (3.33%) Retail
6 4 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.11%) Billing
7 2 (1.11%) Marketing
7 2 (1.11%) Legal
7 2 (1.11%) Advertising
7 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (33.33%) Developer
2 21 (11.67%) Analyst
3 18 (10.00%) Administrator
4 14 (7.78%) DBA
5 12 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 12 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
6 11 (6.11%) C++ Developer
6 11 (6.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
9 8 (4.44%) Architect
10 7 (3.89%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.89%) C Developer
11 6 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (3.33%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.33%) Tester
11 6 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.78%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (2.78%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.56%) HTML
2 13 (7.22%) XML
3 11 (6.11%) CSS
4 10 (5.56%) Web Services
5 9 (5.00%) .NET
6 8 (4.44%) Middleware
7 7 (3.89%) LAMP
8 6 (3.33%) jQuery
8 6 (3.33%) J2EE
9 5 (2.78%) JDBC
9 5 (2.78%) XSL
9 5 (2.78%) HTML5
9 5 (2.78%) JSON
9 5 (2.78%) Spring
10 4 (2.22%) Ajax
10 4 (2.22%) Java EE
10 4 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (2.22%) RESTful
10 4 (2.22%) XSD
10 4 (2.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.33%) Open Source
2 13 (7.22%) Fixed Income
3 11 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.56%) Derivative
5 8 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.89%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.78%) Kindle
8 4 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (2.22%) iPad
8 4 (2.22%) Equities
9 2 (1.11%) User Experience
9 2 (1.11%) Wiki
9 2 (1.11%) Social Network
9 2 (1.11%) RIA
9 2 (1.11%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.11%) Clustering
10 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 125 (69.44%) UNIX
2 103 (57.22%) Linux
3 46 (25.56%) Windows
4 28 (15.56%) Solaris
5 13 (7.22%) Ubuntu
6 12 (6.67%) Debian
7 10 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.33%) CentOS
9 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.78%) AIX
10 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.22%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.67%) VMS
12 2 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.11%) OpenVMS
12 2 (1.11%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.56%) SUSE
13 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.78%) OO
3 21 (11.67%) ITIL
3 21 (11.67%) ETL
3 21 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 17 (9.44%) Migration
6 13 (7.22%) DevOps
7 12 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 12 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 12 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.11%) Multithreading
9 10 (5.56%) TDD
9 10 (5.56%) Workflow
9 10 (5.56%) Project Management
9 10 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.00%) Data Migration
10 9 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (41.67%) SQL
2 39 (21.67%) Java
3 37 (20.56%) Perl
3 37 (20.56%) PL/SQL
4 24 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 23 (12.78%) Python
6 22 (12.22%) C++
7 17 (9.44%) C
8 14 (7.78%) T-SQL
9 12 (6.67%) C#
10 11 (6.11%) PHP
11 10 (5.56%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.89%) Groovy
12 7 (3.89%) Ruby
13 5 (2.78%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.78%) Korn
14 4 (2.22%) PHP5
15 3 (1.67%) Scala
16 2 (1.11%) VBA
16 2 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.78%) Degree
2 8 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.22%) CCSE
4 4 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.22%) CCSP
4 4 (2.22%) CCSA
5 3 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.11%) CEH
6 2 (1.11%) GWAPT
6 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.11%) CISSP
6 2 (1.11%) CISM
7 1 (0.56%) CCNA
7 1 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.22%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) HL7
3 1 (0.56%) DICOM
System Software
1 14 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (3.89%) XenServer
5 2 (1.11%) HDFS
5 2 (1.11%) Nmap
6 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.56%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 20 (11.11%) Puppet
2 12 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (6.67%) Nagios
3 8 (4.44%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.33%) Ansible
5 5 (2.78%) Control-M
5 5 (2.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (2.78%) Cobbler
6 4 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (1.67%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (1.11%) Nessus
8 2 (1.11%) Netcool
9 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
9 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.56%) Tivoli NetView
9 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.56%) Foglight
Vendors
1 78 (43.33%) Oracle
2 22 (12.22%) Sybase
3 18 (10.00%) VMware
4 14 (7.78%) Microsoft
5 11 (6.11%) DigitalOcean
6 10 (5.56%) Veritas
7 9 (5.00%) NetApp
7 9 (5.00%) Citrix
7 9 (5.00%) Cisco
8 7 (3.89%) EMC
8 7 (3.89%) LANDesk
9 6 (3.33%) ION Trading
9 6 (3.33%) Apple
9 6 (3.33%) HP
10 5 (2.78%) Reuters
10 5 (2.78%) Remedy
10 5 (2.78%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.78%) IBM
10 5 (2.78%) Business Objects
10 5 (2.78%) F5
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