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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 105 96 125
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 96 113 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.79% 1.94% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% 4.58% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 83 74
Average daily rate
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£418 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £595 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.85 £185.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £35.61 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.12% +1.75%
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London

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
2464 2469 3225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.85% 42.47% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2056 1894 2491
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £51.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -12.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.81 £16.00 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £116.09 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 92 (58.23%) SQL
2 91 (57.59%) UNIX
3 82 (51.90%) Linux
4 72 (45.57%) Oracle
5 55 (34.81%) Finance
6 44 (27.85%) Java
7 43 (27.22%) PL/SQL
7 43 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (26.58%) Banking
9 38 (24.05%) Windows
10 31 (19.62%) Oracle Database
11 27 (17.09%) SQL Server
12 25 (15.82%) Relational Database
13 24 (15.19%) Perl
13 24 (15.19%) XML
13 24 (15.19%) Subversion
14 22 (13.92%) JavaScript
14 22 (13.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 21 (13.29%) Jenkins
15 21 (13.29%) Solaris
15 21 (13.29%) Red Hat
16 20 (12.66%) Scrum
16 20 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (12.66%) Bash Shell
17 18 (11.39%) Python
17 18 (11.39%) ETL
17 18 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (10.76%) Korn
18 17 (10.76%) PowerShell
18 17 (10.76%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (8.86%) Apache
2 7 (4.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.16%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.90%) PowerExchange
4 3 (1.90%) CMS
4 3 (1.90%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.27%) JBoss
5 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.27%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) Captiva
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.63%) Documentum
6 1 (0.63%) SAS
6 1 (0.63%) GroupWise
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Global One
1 1 (0.63%) HFM
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.63%) GitHub
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.49%) SAN
2 11 (6.96%) NAS
3 9 (5.70%) LDAP
4 7 (4.43%) DNS
5 4 (2.53%) LAN
5 4 (2.53%) WAN
6 3 (1.90%) HTTP
7 2 (1.27%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.27%) SNMP
7 2 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.27%) SSH
7 2 (1.27%) DMZ
7 2 (1.27%) Internet
7 2 (1.27%) TACACS
7 2 (1.27%) Firewall
8 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.63%) Wireless
8 1 (0.63%) SSL
8 1 (0.63%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.62%) Oracle Database
2 27 (17.09%) SQL Server
3 25 (15.82%) Relational Database
4 22 (13.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (9.49%) MySQL
6 13 (8.23%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (6.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (6.33%) PowerCenter
8 10 (6.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (5.70%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (3.80%) Sybase ASE
11 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (3.16%) RDBMS
13 4 (2.53%) Hadoop
13 4 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (2.53%) Big Data
13 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (15.19%) Subversion
2 21 (13.29%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.59%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.96%) Mercurial
4 11 (6.96%) FogBugz
4 11 (6.96%) Trac
4 11 (6.96%) Redmine
5 10 (6.33%) Maven
6 9 (5.70%) JIRA
7 8 (5.06%) Ant
7 8 (5.06%) TeamCity
8 7 (4.43%) JUnit
9 5 (3.16%) Mockito
10 4 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.27%) Selenium
12 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.27%) Hudson
12 2 (1.27%) JConsole
General
1 55 (34.81%) Finance
2 42 (26.58%) Banking
3 14 (8.86%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.53%) Front Office
5 4 (2.53%) Advertising
6 3 (1.90%) Publishing
6 3 (1.90%) Retail
6 3 (1.90%) Back Office
6 3 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 57 (36.08%) Developer
2 22 (13.92%) Analyst
3 19 (12.03%) Administrator
4 15 (9.49%) Oracle DBA
4 15 (9.49%) DBA
5 13 (8.23%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (6.96%) PHP Developer
7 11 (6.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 10 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) UNIX Administrator
10 8 (5.06%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.43%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.43%) Consultant
11 7 (4.43%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (4.43%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.43%) PL/SQL Developer
11 7 (4.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.80%) SQL DBA
12 6 (3.80%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.19%) XML
2 17 (10.76%) Web Services
3 12 (7.59%) Spring
3 12 (7.59%) HTML
4 9 (5.70%) XSLT
4 9 (5.70%) Symfony
5 8 (5.06%) Middleware
6 7 (4.43%) Java EE
7 6 (3.80%) JMS
7 6 (3.80%) CGI
7 6 (3.80%) JSP
8 5 (3.16%) Servlets
8 5 (3.16%) JPA
9 4 (2.53%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (2.53%) CSS
9 4 (2.53%) JDBC
9 4 (2.53%) XSD
9 4 (2.53%) XSL
9 4 (2.53%) jQuery
10 3 (1.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.70%) Clustering
3 8 (5.06%) Replication
4 6 (3.80%) EMC Centera
4 6 (3.80%) Derivative
4 6 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.16%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.53%) Wiki
6 4 (2.53%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.53%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.53%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.90%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.90%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.90%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.90%) Equities
8 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 91 (57.59%) UNIX
2 82 (51.90%) Linux
3 38 (24.05%) Windows
4 21 (13.29%) Solaris
5 15 (9.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (7.59%) AIX
7 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.16%) Debian
10 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.27%) Android
11 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (12.66%) Scrum
2 20 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (11.39%) ETL
4 17 (10.76%) Project Management
5 16 (10.13%) OO
6 13 (8.23%) Data Modelling
6 13 (8.23%) SDLC
7 11 (6.96%) MVC
7 11 (6.96%) Open Source
8 10 (6.33%) Waterfall
8 10 (6.33%) Kanban
8 10 (6.33%) Migration
8 10 (6.33%) ITIL
8 10 (6.33%) DevOps
9 9 (5.70%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.70%) Coaching
10 8 (5.06%) Database Mirroring
10 8 (5.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.23%) SQL
2 44 (27.85%) Java
3 43 (27.22%) PL/SQL
4 24 (15.19%) Perl
5 22 (13.92%) JavaScript
6 20 (12.66%) Bash Shell
7 18 (11.39%) Python
8 17 (10.76%) Korn
8 17 (10.76%) PowerShell
9 14 (8.86%) PHP
10 11 (6.96%) PHP5
11 10 (6.33%) C++
12 9 (5.70%) T-SQL
13 8 (5.06%) C
14 7 (4.43%) Ruby
15 5 (3.16%) C#
16 4 (2.53%) VBScript
17 3 (1.90%) C-shell
18 2 (1.27%) Scala
18 2 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (5.70%) Degree
2 8 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.53%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.63%) VCDX
6 1 (0.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.06%) QA
2 7 (4.43%) Solvency II
3 4 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.90%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (10.13%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.53%) Docker
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (1.27%) HDFS
4 2 (1.27%) vSphere
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.63%) KVM
5 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.63%) Samba
5 1 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (10.13%) Data Guard
2 14 (8.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (4.43%) Puppet
4 6 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (3.16%) Control-M
6 3 (1.90%) Oracle EDQ
6 3 (1.90%) Ansible
7 2 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.27%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.27%) Netcool
8 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.63%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.63%) WSUS
8 1 (0.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.63%) Salt
8 1 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 72 (45.57%) Oracle
2 21 (13.29%) Red Hat
3 15 (9.49%) HP
4 14 (8.86%) Sybase
5 13 (8.23%) Informatica
6 11 (6.96%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (6.33%) EMC
8 9 (5.70%) IBM
9 8 (5.06%) VMware
9 8 (5.06%) WorldPay
10 6 (3.80%) 3PAR
10 6 (3.80%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.53%) SAP
11 4 (2.53%) Cisco
12 3 (1.90%) Sun
12 3 (1.90%) Veritas
12 3 (1.90%) FatWire
13 2 (1.27%) F5
13 2 (1.27%) Brocade
13 2 (1.27%) Zend
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