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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 126 95 120
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +25
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 83 108 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.42% 1.86% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 4.40% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 85 77
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £590 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £25.85 £185.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.02% +345.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.11 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -2.53%
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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
2620 2453 3110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.75% 42.26% 43.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2155 1904 2390
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 29
Average hourly rate £24.62 £38.49 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.05% -9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.84 £14.88 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £143.25 £104.61 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 88 (63.77%) SQL
2 75 (54.35%) UNIX
3 68 (49.28%) Linux
4 60 (43.48%) Oracle
5 50 (36.23%) Finance
6 42 (30.43%) PL/SQL
7 38 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (26.09%) Java
9 34 (24.64%) Banking
10 31 (22.46%) Windows
10 31 (22.46%) Oracle Database
11 29 (21.01%) Perl
12 28 (20.29%) SQL Server
13 27 (19.57%) Relational Database
14 23 (16.67%) Subversion
15 22 (15.94%) Oracle Database 11g
16 21 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (14.49%) JavaScript
17 20 (14.49%) Python
18 19 (13.77%) XML
19 18 (13.04%) Scrum
19 18 (13.04%) Jenkins
20 16 (11.59%) Oracle RAC
20 16 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (11.59%) Korn
20 16 (11.59%) Project Management
20 16 (11.59%) Apache
20 16 (11.59%) Web Services
21 15 (10.87%) OO
21 15 (10.87%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (11.59%) Apache
2 5 (3.62%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.90%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.90%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (2.17%) PowerExchange
4 3 (2.17%) CMS
4 3 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.45%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.72%) Confluence
6 1 (0.72%) Lync
6 1 (0.72%) MindAlign
6 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.72%) IIS
6 1 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.72%) GroupWise
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Global One
1 1 (0.72%) HFM
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.72%) GitHub
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.97%) SAN
2 7 (5.07%) NAS
3 6 (4.35%) LDAP
4 5 (3.62%) HTTP
4 5 (3.62%) DNS
5 4 (2.90%) LAN
5 4 (2.90%) WAN
6 3 (2.17%) DMZ
6 3 (2.17%) Internet
6 3 (2.17%) Firewall
6 3 (2.17%) SSL
7 2 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.45%) SSH
7 2 (1.45%) TACACS
7 2 (1.45%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.45%) SNMP
8 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.72%) SMTP
8 1 (0.72%) FTP
8 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.46%) Oracle Database
2 28 (20.29%) SQL Server
3 27 (19.57%) Relational Database
4 22 (15.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (10.14%) MySQL
6 11 (7.97%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (7.97%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (7.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (5.80%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.35%) PowerCenter
9 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (2.90%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (16.67%) Subversion
2 18 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.25%) FogBugz
3 10 (7.25%) Trac
3 10 (7.25%) Redmine
3 10 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.25%) Mercurial
4 8 (5.80%) TeamCity
4 8 (5.80%) JIRA
5 7 (5.07%) Maven
6 6 (4.35%) Ant
7 5 (3.62%) JUnit
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (2.17%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.17%) Introscope
9 3 (2.17%) Mockito
10 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.45%) Hudson
10 2 (1.45%) JConsole
10 2 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 50 (36.23%) Finance
2 34 (24.64%) Banking
3 11 (7.97%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Front Office
5 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.17%) Publishing
6 2 (1.45%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Back Office
6 2 (1.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) French Language
Job Titles
1 49 (35.51%) Developer
2 19 (13.77%) Analyst
3 15 (10.87%) DBA
3 15 (10.87%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (7.97%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 10 (7.25%) Administrator
5 10 (7.25%) PHP Developer
6 9 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.07%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.07%) PL/SQL Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Consultant
7 7 (5.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) SQL DBA
9 5 (3.62%) Tester
9 5 (3.62%) Applications Support
10 4 (2.90%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.90%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) XML
2 16 (11.59%) Web Services
3 8 (5.80%) Spring
3 8 (5.80%) Symfony
3 8 (5.80%) HTML
4 7 (5.07%) XSLT
5 6 (4.35%) Java EE
6 5 (3.62%) Middleware
6 5 (3.62%) JMS
7 4 (2.90%) CGI
7 4 (2.90%) XSD
7 4 (2.90%) XSL
7 4 (2.90%) CSS
7 4 (2.90%) JSP
7 4 (2.90%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (2.17%) JSON
8 3 (2.17%) JPA
8 3 (2.17%) HTML5
9 2 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (4.35%) EMC Centera
3 5 (3.62%) Replication
3 5 (3.62%) Clustering
3 5 (3.62%) Derivative
3 5 (3.62%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.62%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.90%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.90%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.17%) Equities
5 3 (2.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.45%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.45%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.45%) Wiki
6 2 (1.45%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 75 (54.35%) UNIX
2 68 (49.28%) Linux
3 31 (22.46%) Windows
4 15 (10.87%) Solaris
5 12 (8.70%) AIX
6 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.17%) Mac OS X Server
8 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.45%) Android
9 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.72%) Debian
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (13.04%) Scrum
4 16 (11.59%) Project Management
4 16 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (10.87%) OO
5 15 (10.87%) ETL
6 12 (8.70%) ITIL
7 11 (7.97%) Open Source
7 11 (7.97%) DevOps
8 10 (7.25%) SDLC
8 10 (7.25%) Data Modelling
8 10 (7.25%) MVC
9 9 (6.52%) Kanban
9 9 (6.52%) Migration
9 9 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.80%) Coaching
10 8 (5.80%) Database Mirroring
10 8 (5.80%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 88 (63.77%) SQL
2 42 (30.43%) PL/SQL
3 36 (26.09%) Java
4 29 (21.01%) Perl
5 20 (14.49%) JavaScript
5 20 (14.49%) Python
6 16 (11.59%) Korn
7 15 (10.87%) Bash Shell
8 14 (10.14%) PowerShell
8 14 (10.14%) PHP
9 11 (7.97%) C++
10 10 (7.25%) PHP5
11 9 (6.52%) T-SQL
12 8 (5.80%) C
13 7 (5.07%) Ruby
14 5 (3.62%) C#
15 4 (2.90%) VBScript
16 3 (2.17%) C-shell
17 2 (1.45%) Groovy
17 2 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (7.97%) Degree
2 8 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.72%) VCDX
6 1 (0.72%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) QA
2 5 (3.62%) Solvency II
3 4 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (11.59%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.90%) Docker
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.45%) Samba
5 2 (1.45%) HDFS
6 1 (0.72%) NFS
6 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.72%) vSphere
6 1 (0.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (10.87%) Data Guard
2 13 (9.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (7.25%) Puppet
4 7 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (4.35%) Control-M
6 3 (2.17%) Oracle EDQ
6 3 (2.17%) Ansible
7 2 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.45%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.45%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.45%) Netcool
7 2 (1.45%) WSUS
8 1 (0.72%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.72%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.72%) Salt
8 1 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 60 (43.48%) Oracle
2 15 (10.87%) HP
3 12 (8.70%) IBM
4 10 (7.25%) Sybase
4 10 (7.25%) EMC
4 10 (7.25%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.80%) Informatica
5 8 (5.80%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.35%) 3PAR
6 6 (4.35%) WorldPay
7 5 (3.62%) VMware
7 5 (3.62%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.90%) Apple
8 4 (2.90%) Cisco
9 3 (2.17%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.17%) FatWire
10 2 (1.45%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.45%) Actimize
10 2 (1.45%) F5
10 2 (1.45%) Brocade
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