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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 103 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 102 119 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.74% 1.65% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 3.75% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 84 93
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £185.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -37.44%
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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
2484 3173 3063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.37% 44.12% 38.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1937 2460 2353
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 14
Average hourly rate £44.75 £38.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.76% +4.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £17.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.00 £54.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 22 September 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 22 September 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.

1 108 (56.54%) UNIX
2 102 (53.40%) Linux
3 95 (49.74%) SQL
4 93 (48.69%) Oracle
5 66 (34.55%) Finance
6 61 (31.94%) Banking
7 51 (26.70%) Java
8 43 (22.51%) Oracle Database
9 39 (20.42%) PL/SQL
10 32 (16.75%) Investment Banking
11 31 (16.23%) Perl
11 31 (16.23%) Python
11 31 (16.23%) Solaris
12 29 (15.18%) Bash Shell
13 28 (14.66%) Windows
13 28 (14.66%) WebLogic
13 28 (14.66%) Relational Database
14 27 (14.14%) XML
14 27 (14.14%) Oracle RMAN
14 27 (14.14%) WebSphere
15 26 (13.61%) C++
16 25 (13.09%) JavaScript
16 25 (13.09%) Performance Tuning
17 24 (12.57%) HTML
17 24 (12.57%) C
17 24 (12.57%) ITIL
17 24 (12.57%) OO
17 24 (12.57%) Microsoft
17 24 (12.57%) Citrix
17 24 (12.57%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 28 (14.66%) WebLogic
2 27 (14.14%) WebSphere
3 23 (12.04%) Apache
3 23 (12.04%) Tomcat
4 16 (8.38%) GlassFish
5 9 (4.71%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.09%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (2.09%) Moodle
8 3 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.57%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.57%) AquaLogic
9 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.05%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.05%) IIS
9 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.05%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) MS Office
2 3 (1.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.05%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.05%) Kondor+
1 2 (1.05%) Siebel Analytics
1 2 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.52%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.24%) SAN
2 9 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.14%) DNS
3 6 (3.14%) LDAP
4 5 (2.62%) HTTP
4 5 (2.62%) SSL
5 4 (2.09%) Ethernet
5 4 (2.09%) SSH
6 3 (1.57%) DHCP
7 2 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.05%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.05%) NAS
7 2 (1.05%) AMQP
8 1 (0.52%) MRTG
8 1 (0.52%) Multicast
8 1 (0.52%) IMAP
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.52%) DMZ
8 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.51%) Oracle Database
2 28 (14.66%) Relational Database
3 22 (11.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (10.99%) MySQL
5 20 (10.47%) SQL Server
6 18 (9.42%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (7.33%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (6.28%) RDBMS
9 7 (3.66%) MongoDB
9 7 (3.66%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (3.14%) DB2
11 5 (2.62%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (2.62%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.62%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (2.09%) Big Data
12 4 (2.09%) OLAP
12 4 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.57%) OLTP
13 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (11.52%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.95%) Subversion
3 16 (8.38%) Maven
4 13 (6.81%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.71%) TeamCity
5 9 (4.71%) Trac
6 8 (4.19%) FogBugz
6 8 (4.19%) Redmine
6 8 (4.19%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.62%) Selenium
7 5 (2.62%) JUnit
8 4 (2.09%) JIRA
8 4 (2.09%) Toad
9 3 (1.57%) Ant
10 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.05%) RSpec
10 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.05%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.05%) Hudson
General
1 66 (34.55%) Finance
2 61 (31.94%) Banking
3 32 (16.75%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.28%) Back Office
5 11 (5.76%) Retail
6 8 (4.19%) Front Office
7 7 (3.66%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.09%) Legal
9 3 (1.57%) Billing
10 2 (1.05%) International Banking
10 2 (1.05%) Marketing
10 2 (1.05%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.52%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.52%) German Language
11 1 (0.52%) Law
11 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (41.36%) Developer
2 30 (15.71%) Administrator
3 23 (12.04%) Java Developer
4 20 (10.47%) Analyst
5 17 (8.90%) C++ Developer
6 16 (8.38%) DBA
7 11 (5.76%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.24%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (4.71%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (4.19%) UNIX Administrator
10 8 (4.19%) PHP Developer
10 8 (4.19%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 7 (3.66%) Architect
11 7 (3.66%) Programmer
11 7 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.14%) Java Programmer
12 6 (3.14%) Storage Engineer
13 5 (2.62%) Tester
14 4 (2.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.14%) XML
2 24 (12.57%) HTML
3 18 (9.42%) Web Services
3 18 (9.42%) Spring
4 16 (8.38%) JMS
5 12 (6.28%) CSS
5 12 (6.28%) Hibernate
6 11 (5.76%) XSL
7 10 (5.24%) JDBC
7 10 (5.24%) J2EE
8 9 (4.71%) JSP
8 9 (4.71%) JSON
9 8 (4.19%) XHTML
10 7 (3.66%) Java EE
10 7 (3.66%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (3.14%) Servlets
12 5 (2.62%) STL
12 5 (2.62%) .NET
12 5 (2.62%) XSD
12 5 (2.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.38%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.28%) Derivative
2 12 (6.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (5.76%) Fixed Income
3 11 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.19%) Clustering
5 6 (3.14%) Replication
5 6 (3.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (3.14%) Open Source
6 5 (2.62%) Wiki
7 4 (2.09%) E-Learning
7 4 (2.09%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.09%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.09%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.09%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.57%) Kindle
9 2 (1.05%) iPad
9 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.05%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.05%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 108 (56.54%) UNIX
2 102 (53.40%) Linux
3 31 (16.23%) Solaris
4 28 (14.66%) Windows
5 21 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.14%) CentOS
8 4 (2.09%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.09%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.09%) AIX
8 4 (2.09%) VMS
9 3 (1.57%) Debian
10 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.52%) SUSE
11 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.09%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (12.57%) ITIL
2 24 (12.57%) OO
3 22 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (11.52%) Multithreading
4 18 (9.42%) ETL
4 18 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (8.90%) Release Management
6 14 (7.33%) Low Latency
7 13 (6.81%) Data Modelling
8 12 (6.28%) TDD
8 12 (6.28%) MVC
8 12 (6.28%) Migration
9 11 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (5.76%) Project Management
9 11 (5.76%) BDD
10 9 (4.71%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.19%) SOA
11 8 (4.19%) OO PHP
12 7 (3.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 95 (49.74%) SQL
2 51 (26.70%) Java
3 39 (20.42%) PL/SQL
4 31 (16.23%) Perl
4 31 (16.23%) Python
5 29 (15.18%) Bash Shell
6 26 (13.61%) C++
7 25 (13.09%) JavaScript
8 24 (12.57%) C
9 20 (10.47%) PowerShell
10 14 (7.33%) PHP
11 13 (6.81%) Ruby
12 9 (4.71%) Korn
12 9 (4.71%) T-SQL
13 8 (4.19%) PHP5
14 4 (2.09%) Bourne shell
14 4 (2.09%) sed
15 3 (1.57%) VBScript
16 2 (1.05%) Scala
17 1 (0.52%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 22 (11.52%) Degree
2 6 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) MCSE
5 1 (0.52%) CCNA
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.47%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.62%) QA
3 2 (1.05%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) Basel II
System Software
1 27 (14.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.38%) XenServer
4 11 (5.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (4.71%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (2.62%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.57%) HDFS
8 2 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (1.05%) SRDF
9 1 (0.52%) vSphere
9 1 (0.52%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.52%) KVM
9 1 (0.52%) RHEV
9 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.52%) Samba
9 1 (0.52%) Nmap
9 1 (0.52%) Squid
9 1 (0.52%) NFS
9 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (10.47%) Tivoli
2 16 (8.38%) Control-M
3 11 (5.76%) NetBackup
4 10 (5.24%) Data Guard
5 7 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (3.66%) Puppet
6 6 (3.14%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (2.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (2.09%) Nagios
7 4 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.05%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle EDQ
8 2 (1.05%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (1.05%) Foglight
8 2 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.05%) OpenSSO
8 2 (1.05%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.52%) Cacti
9 1 (0.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.52%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 93 (48.69%) Oracle
2 24 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.57%) Citrix
2 24 (12.57%) VMware
3 20 (10.47%) Sybase
4 19 (9.95%) JBoss
5 16 (8.38%) LANDesk
6 15 (7.85%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.76%) Veritas
8 9 (4.71%) NetApp
8 9 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (4.19%) Business Objects
9 8 (4.19%) IBM
9 8 (4.19%) Zend
10 7 (3.66%) HP
10 7 (3.66%) Informatica
11 6 (3.14%) BMC
12 4 (2.09%) Cisco
12 4 (2.09%) Adobe
12 4 (2.09%) Sun
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £470 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Truphone
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
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Rate: £320 - £340 per day
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