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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 101 136 128
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 50 63 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.59% 1.23% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 2.68% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 52
Average daily rate £475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £286 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £550 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -1.96%
Shell Script
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
1412 2355 2521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.83% 45.83% 43.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 1935 1909
Average daily rate £475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 14
Average hourly rate £29.64 £29.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% -13.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £22.95 £24.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £147.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 77 (65.81%) Linux
2 71 (60.68%) Unix
3 60 (51.28%) Oracle
4 55 (47.01%) Finance
5 53 (45.30%) SQL
6 36 (30.77%) Java
7 34 (29.06%) Banking
8 29 (24.79%) Solaris
9 27 (23.08%) Red Hat
10 24 (20.51%) Windows
10 24 (20.51%) Perl
10 24 (20.51%) Oracle Database
11 22 (18.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (17.95%) Investment Banking
12 21 (17.95%) Sybase
13 20 (17.09%) Bash Shell
14 19 (16.24%) PL/SQL
15 17 (14.53%) Middleware
15 17 (14.53%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (14.53%) SDLC
16 15 (12.82%) HTML
16 15 (12.82%) XML
17 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
17 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
17 14 (11.97%) Spring
18 13 (11.11%) Clustering
18 13 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
18 13 (11.11%) Unit Testing
19 12 (10.26%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (8.55%) Apache
2 8 (6.84%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.84%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (4.27%) MQSeries
5 4 (3.42%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.42%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.42%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.56%) Confluence
6 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.56%) JBoss
6 3 (2.56%) Mule
6 3 (2.56%) Node.js
6 3 (2.56%) PowerExchange
6 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.71%) SAS
8 1 (0.85%) Captiva
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) SAN
2 9 (7.69%) NAS
3 8 (6.84%) LDAP
3 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.98%) DNS
4 7 (5.98%) HTTP
5 6 (5.13%) SSH
6 4 (3.42%) Firewall
7 3 (2.56%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (0.85%) 2G
8 1 (0.85%) 3G
8 1 (0.85%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.85%) Intelligent Network
8 1 (0.85%) MRTG
8 1 (0.85%) OSPF
8 1 (0.85%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.85%) SSL
8 1 (0.85%) Value-Added Service
8 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.51%) Oracle Database
2 17 (14.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
4 12 (10.26%) MySQL
5 11 (9.40%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.98%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
7 7 (5.98%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (5.98%) PowerCenter
7 7 (5.98%) Sybase ASE
8 6 (5.13%) Big Data
9 5 (4.27%) DB2
9 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
9 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.71%) OLAP
12 2 (1.71%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Git (software)
1 10 (8.55%) JIRA
2 9 (7.69%) Subversion
3 8 (6.84%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.84%) JUnit
4 5 (4.27%) EasyMock
4 5 (4.27%) Maven
4 5 (4.27%) Mockito
5 4 (3.42%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.42%) Selenium
6 3 (2.56%) Toad
7 2 (1.71%) Ant
7 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.85%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.85%) GCC
8 1 (0.85%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.85%) Redmine
8 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 55 (47.01%) Finance
2 34 (29.06%) Banking
3 21 (17.95%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.98%) Front Office
4 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.27%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (32.48%) Developer
2 23 (19.66%) Administrator
3 16 (13.68%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (11.97%) DBA
5 11 (9.40%) Analyst
6 10 (8.55%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.55%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
8 8 (6.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.98%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.13%) Consultant
10 6 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Sybase DBA
11 5 (4.27%) Linux Specialist
11 5 (4.27%) Support Analyst
12 4 (3.42%) Informatica Consultant
13 3 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
13 3 (2.56%) Deployment Engineer
13 3 (2.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.53%) Middleware
2 15 (12.82%) HTML
2 15 (12.82%) XML
3 14 (11.97%) Spring
4 11 (9.40%) Hibernate
5 8 (6.84%) CSS
5 8 (6.84%) J2EE
5 8 (6.84%) JMS
5 8 (6.84%) JSON
5 8 (6.84%) JSP
5 8 (6.84%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (5.98%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.98%) REST
6 7 (5.98%) Servlets
6 7 (5.98%) SOAP
7 6 (5.13%) JAXB
7 6 (5.13%) Web Services
8 5 (4.27%) Java EE
9 3 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Clustering
2 9 (7.69%) Derivative
3 8 (6.84%) Equities
3 8 (6.84%) Fixed Income
4 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.27%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.27%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.27%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (4.27%) Replication
6 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.42%) EMC Centera
6 4 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.42%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.56%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.71%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.71%) Fintech
8 2 (1.71%) Life Science
8 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 77 (65.81%) Linux
2 71 (60.68%) Unix
3 29 (24.79%) Solaris
4 24 (20.51%) Windows
5 22 (18.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.13%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.27%) Debian
8 4 (3.42%) AIX
9 2 (1.71%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.85%) CentOS
10 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.85%) SUSE
10 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.53%) SDLC
3 13 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 12 (10.26%) Data Modelling
5 11 (9.40%) TDD
6 10 (8.55%) ETL
7 8 (6.84%) BDD
7 8 (6.84%) Database Tuning
7 8 (6.84%) Integration Testing
7 8 (6.84%) OO
8 7 (5.98%) Change Management
8 7 (5.98%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (5.98%) High Availability
8 7 (5.98%) Migration
8 7 (5.98%) Patch Management
8 7 (5.98%) UML
8 7 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (5.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (45.30%) SQL
2 36 (30.77%) Java
3 24 (20.51%) Perl
4 20 (17.09%) Bash Shell
5 19 (16.24%) PL/SQL
6 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
7 12 (10.26%) Korn
7 12 (10.26%) Python
8 6 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.13%) Ruby
9 5 (4.27%) C++
10 4 (3.42%) PHP
10 4 (3.42%) Scala
11 3 (2.56%) C#
11 3 (2.56%) C-shell
12 2 (1.71%) C
12 2 (1.71%) Groovy
12 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.85%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (10.26%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) RHCE
2 5 (4.27%) RHCSA
3 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.85%) VCAP
5 1 (0.85%) VCDX
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.71%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.85%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (5.13%) Squid
3 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.71%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.71%) iptables
3 2 (1.71%) KVM
3 2 (1.71%) NFS
3 2 (1.71%) Samba
4 1 (0.85%) Ceph
4 1 (0.85%) Docker
4 1 (0.85%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.85%) Postfix
4 1 (0.85%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (4.27%) Ansible
3 5 (4.27%) CFEngine
3 5 (4.27%) Nagios
3 5 (4.27%) SCOM
4 4 (3.42%) Cobbler
5 3 (2.56%) Control-M
5 3 (2.56%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.71%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.71%) Puppet
7 1 (0.85%) Cacti
7 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.85%) Icinga
7 1 (0.85%) Mesos
7 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.85%) RANCID
7 1 (0.85%) systemd
Vendors
1 60 (51.28%) Oracle
2 27 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 21 (17.95%) Sybase
4 12 (10.26%) VMware
5 11 (9.40%) Informatica
5 11 (9.40%) Veritas
6 8 (6.84%) HP
6 8 (6.84%) IBM
6 8 (6.84%) SAP
7 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.13%) Siebel
7 6 (5.13%) WorldPay
8 5 (4.27%) EMC
8 5 (4.27%) Sun
9 4 (3.42%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.42%) Teradata
10 2 (1.71%) Cisco
10 2 (1.71%) Fidessa
11 1 (0.85%) Calypso
11 1 (0.85%) Murex
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