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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 93 116 104
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 112 111 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.90% 1.56% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% 3.55% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 74 90
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £518 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £185.00 £34.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+436.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2494 3131 3021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.40% 44.06% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1931 2411 2344
Average daily rate £460 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 23
Average hourly rate £29.74 £41.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £22.50 £21.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.64 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Shell Script
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 90 (50.56%) UNIX
1 90 (50.56%) Linux
2 89 (50.00%) Oracle
3 85 (47.75%) SQL
4 63 (35.39%) Finance
5 62 (34.83%) Java
6 57 (32.02%) Banking
7 39 (21.91%) Oracle Database
8 38 (21.35%) Perl
9 36 (20.22%) PL/SQL
10 33 (18.54%) Python
11 32 (17.98%) Investment Banking
12 31 (17.42%) Windows
13 29 (16.29%) Bash Shell
14 28 (15.73%) Solaris
15 27 (15.17%) XML
15 27 (15.17%) Relational Database
16 25 (14.04%) C++
16 25 (14.04%) SQL Server
16 25 (14.04%) Sybase
17 24 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (12.92%) WebLogic
18 23 (12.92%) Apache
19 22 (12.36%) HTML
19 22 (12.36%) C
19 22 (12.36%) Degree
20 21 (11.80%) WebSphere
20 21 (11.80%) Oracle RMAN
21 20 (11.24%) JavaScript
21 20 (11.24%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 23 (12.92%) WebLogic
1 23 (12.92%) Apache
2 21 (11.80%) WebSphere
3 18 (10.11%) Tomcat
4 12 (6.74%) GlassFish
5 9 (5.06%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.81%) AquaLogic
7 5 (2.81%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (2.25%) Moodle
8 4 (2.25%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.12%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.56%) Jetty
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.56%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 8 (4.49%) MS Office
2 2 (1.12%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.12%) Kondor+
1 2 (1.12%) Siebel Analytics
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.12%) SaaS
4 2 (1.12%) PaaS
4 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.49%) HTTP
2 7 (3.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.93%) SSL
2 7 (3.93%) SAN
3 5 (2.81%) DNS
3 5 (2.81%) LDAP
4 4 (2.25%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.25%) SSH
5 3 (1.69%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.69%) tcpdump
5 3 (1.69%) LAN
5 3 (1.69%) WAN
6 2 (1.12%) Internet
6 2 (1.12%) SMTP
6 2 (1.12%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.56%) LTE
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.56%) IMAP
7 1 (0.56%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.91%) Oracle Database
2 27 (15.17%) Relational Database
3 25 (14.04%) SQL Server
4 18 (10.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (9.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (7.30%) RDBMS
7 12 (6.74%) MySQL
8 8 (4.49%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.25%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (2.25%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.69%) Big Data
10 3 (1.69%) TKPROF
10 3 (1.69%) SQLPlus
10 3 (1.69%) OLTP
11 2 (1.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (10.11%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.87%) Maven
3 13 (7.30%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.18%) Subversion
5 8 (4.49%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.37%) JUnit
7 5 (2.81%) JIRA
7 5 (2.81%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.81%) Redmine
7 5 (2.81%) FogBugz
7 5 (2.81%) Trac
7 5 (2.81%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.25%) Toad
8 4 (2.25%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.69%) WATIR
9 3 (1.69%) Selenium
9 3 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.69%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.69%) Apache Ivy
General
1 63 (35.39%) Finance
2 57 (32.02%) Banking
3 32 (17.98%) Investment Banking
4 14 (7.87%) Back Office
5 10 (5.62%) Front Office
6 9 (5.06%) Retail
7 6 (3.37%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.25%) Legal
9 3 (1.69%) Billing
10 2 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.12%) International Banking
10 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
10 2 (1.12%) German Language
11 1 (0.56%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 72 (40.45%) Developer
2 28 (15.73%) Administrator
3 20 (11.24%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.24%) Analyst
4 16 (8.99%) C++ Developer
5 12 (6.74%) DBA
6 11 (6.18%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.62%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.06%) Programmer
9 8 (4.49%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (4.49%) UNIX Administrator
10 7 (3.93%) Tester
10 7 (3.93%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (3.37%) Java Programmer
11 6 (3.37%) Architect
11 6 (3.37%) Consultant
11 6 (3.37%) Storage Engineer
12 5 (2.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 5 (2.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.17%) XML
2 22 (12.36%) HTML
3 17 (9.55%) Web Services
4 16 (8.99%) Spring
5 15 (8.43%) JMS
6 12 (6.74%) J2EE
7 11 (6.18%) JSON
7 11 (6.18%) CSS
8 10 (5.62%) JDBC
8 10 (5.62%) STL
8 10 (5.62%) Hibernate
9 9 (5.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (5.06%) JSP
9 9 (5.06%) XSL
10 7 (3.93%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (3.93%) Java EE
10 7 (3.93%) XSLT
11 6 (3.37%) jQuery
12 5 (2.81%) Apache CXF
12 5 (2.81%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 16 (8.99%) Derivative
2 15 (8.43%) Fixed Income
3 13 (7.30%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.62%) Credit Risk
5 7 (3.93%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.37%) Clustering
7 5 (2.81%) Wiki
7 5 (2.81%) Replication
8 4 (2.25%) E-Learning
8 4 (2.25%) Learning Management System
9 3 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.12%) Economics
11 1 (0.56%) DataPower
11 1 (0.56%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.56%) Informatics
11 1 (0.56%) VWAP
11 1 (0.56%) Statistics
11 1 (0.56%) Open Source
11 1 (0.56%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 90 (50.56%) UNIX
1 90 (50.56%) Linux
2 31 (17.42%) Windows
3 28 (15.73%) Solaris
4 18 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.81%) AIX
6 4 (2.25%) Mac OS
6 4 (2.25%) CentOS
6 4 (2.25%) Android
7 3 (1.69%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.12%) HPUX
8 2 (1.12%) VMS
8 2 (1.12%) Debian
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.56%) SUSE
9 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (10.67%) ITIL
2 19 (10.67%) OO
3 17 (9.55%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (9.55%) Multithreading
4 13 (7.30%) Release Management
4 13 (7.30%) Low Latency
5 11 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.18%) Data Modelling
5 11 (6.18%) ETL
6 10 (5.62%) Scrum
7 9 (5.06%) Migration
8 8 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (4.49%) TDD
8 8 (4.49%) MVC
8 8 (4.49%) BDD
8 8 (4.49%) Time Management
9 7 (3.93%) Unit Testing
9 7 (3.93%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (3.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (47.75%) SQL
2 62 (34.83%) Java
3 38 (21.35%) Perl
4 36 (20.22%) PL/SQL
5 33 (18.54%) Python
6 29 (16.29%) Bash Shell
7 25 (14.04%) C++
8 22 (12.36%) C
9 20 (11.24%) JavaScript
10 18 (10.11%) PowerShell
11 13 (7.30%) Ruby
12 12 (6.74%) PHP
13 11 (6.18%) Korn
14 10 (5.62%) C#
15 8 (4.49%) T-SQL
16 6 (3.37%) Bourne shell
17 5 (2.81%) PHP5
18 4 (2.25%) VB
18 4 (2.25%) sed
19 2 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.36%) Degree
2 11 (6.18%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.12%) MCSE
6 2 (1.12%) MCSA
6 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.74%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.37%) QA
3 2 (1.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) JTAG
4 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.56%) Basel II
System Software
1 21 (11.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.74%) XenServer
4 11 (6.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.25%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.12%) SRDF
7 2 (1.12%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.56%) Nmap
8 1 (0.56%) Squid
8 1 (0.56%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.56%) KVM
8 1 (0.56%) HDFS
8 1 (0.56%) Samba
8 1 (0.56%) NFS
8 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (8.99%) Tivoli
2 12 (6.74%) Control-M
3 11 (6.18%) NetBackup
4 8 (4.49%) Puppet
4 8 (4.49%) Data Guard
5 6 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.81%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.25%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.12%) Nagios
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (1.12%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.12%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.56%) CORE IMPACT
9 1 (0.56%) YUM
9 1 (0.56%) Cacti
9 1 (0.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 89 (50.00%) Oracle
2 25 (14.04%) Sybase
3 20 (11.24%) Citrix
4 18 (10.11%) Microsoft
5 16 (8.99%) Red Hat
5 16 (8.99%) VMware
6 14 (7.87%) JBoss
7 12 (6.74%) LANDesk
8 11 (6.18%) Veritas
9 10 (5.62%) NetApp
10 7 (3.93%) Sun
10 7 (3.93%) Informatica
11 6 (3.37%) HP
11 6 (3.37%) IBM
12 5 (2.81%) Zend
12 5 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (2.25%) Business Objects
13 4 (2.25%) Adobe
13 4 (2.25%) BMC
13 4 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
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