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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 103 122 119
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 100 113 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.72% 1.57% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 3.59% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 85 90
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 £326 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.84% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £185.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £37.23 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -0.72%
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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
2487 3152 2999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.77% 43.66% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1957 2451 2314
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 19 15
Average hourly rate £44.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.39 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.00 £52.75 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 114 (57.87%) Linux
2 107 (54.31%) UNIX
3 98 (49.75%) SQL
4 96 (48.73%) Oracle
5 64 (32.49%) Finance
6 62 (31.47%) Banking
7 49 (24.87%) Java
8 47 (23.86%) Oracle Database
9 43 (21.83%) PL/SQL
10 36 (18.27%) Python
11 30 (15.23%) Perl
11 30 (15.23%) WebLogic
11 30 (15.23%) Investment Banking
11 30 (15.23%) Bash Shell
12 29 (14.72%) WebSphere
12 29 (14.72%) Solaris
12 29 (14.72%) Windows
12 29 (14.72%) Oracle RMAN
13 28 (14.21%) ITIL
14 27 (13.71%) C
14 27 (13.71%) Microsoft
14 27 (13.71%) Relational Database
15 26 (13.20%) Citrix
15 26 (13.20%) OO
15 26 (13.20%) XML
15 26 (13.20%) VMware
15 26 (13.20%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (12.69%) Tomcat
16 25 (12.69%) JavaScript
17 24 (12.18%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (15.23%) WebLogic
2 29 (14.72%) WebSphere
3 25 (12.69%) Tomcat
4 22 (11.17%) Apache
5 18 (9.14%) GlassFish
6 9 (4.57%) OpenStack
7 7 (3.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.03%) Moodle
9 3 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.02%) AquaLogic
10 2 (1.02%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.02%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.02%) IIS
10 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (3.55%) MS Office
2 4 (2.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.02%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.02%) Siebel Analytics
2 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.02%) Kondor+
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.06%) SAN
3 6 (3.05%) DNS
4 5 (2.54%) SSL
4 5 (2.54%) HTTP
4 5 (2.54%) LDAP
5 4 (2.03%) SSH
5 4 (2.03%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.52%) DHCP
7 2 (1.02%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.02%) NAS
7 2 (1.02%) AMQP
7 2 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.51%) Multicast
8 1 (0.51%) X.500
8 1 (0.51%) Firewall
8 1 (0.51%) Broadband
8 1 (0.51%) LAN
8 1 (0.51%) WAN
8 1 (0.51%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (23.86%) Oracle Database
2 27 (13.71%) Relational Database
3 26 (13.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (11.68%) MySQL
5 20 (10.15%) SQL Server
6 17 (8.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (6.09%) RDBMS
9 9 (4.57%) MongoDB
9 9 (4.57%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.05%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (3.05%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.54%) DB2
11 5 (2.54%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (2.03%) Big Data
12 4 (2.03%) OLAP
12 4 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 21 (10.66%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.64%) Subversion
3 15 (7.61%) Maven
4 12 (6.09%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.57%) TeamCity
5 9 (4.57%) Trac
6 8 (4.06%) Redmine
6 8 (4.06%) Mercurial
6 8 (4.06%) FogBugz
7 5 (2.54%) Selenium
8 4 (2.03%) JIRA
8 4 (2.03%) JUnit
9 3 (1.52%) Toad
9 3 (1.52%) Ant
10 2 (1.02%) Hudson
10 2 (1.02%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.02%) RSpec
10 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.02%) CruiseControl
General
1 64 (32.49%) Finance
2 62 (31.47%) Banking
3 30 (15.23%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.09%) Back Office
5 11 (5.58%) Retail
6 8 (4.06%) Front Office
7 6 (3.05%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.03%) Legal
9 2 (1.02%) International Banking
9 2 (1.02%) Marketing
9 2 (1.02%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.02%) Billing
10 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.51%) Law
10 1 (0.51%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 77 (39.09%) Developer
2 38 (19.29%) Administrator
3 24 (12.18%) Java Developer
4 20 (10.15%) DBA
5 19 (9.64%) Analyst
6 16 (8.12%) C++ Developer
7 14 (7.11%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (6.09%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (4.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 8 (4.06%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (4.06%) UNIX Administrator
10 8 (4.06%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Storage Engineer
11 6 (3.05%) Java Programmer
11 6 (3.05%) Programmer
11 6 (3.05%) Architect
12 5 (2.54%) Tester
12 5 (2.54%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.20%) XML
2 22 (11.17%) HTML
3 18 (9.14%) Web Services
4 17 (8.63%) Spring
5 15 (7.61%) JMS
6 12 (6.09%) CSS
7 11 (5.58%) Hibernate
7 11 (5.58%) JDBC
7 11 (5.58%) J2EE
8 10 (5.08%) XSL
9 9 (4.57%) JSON
10 8 (4.06%) XHTML
10 8 (4.06%) JSP
11 7 (3.55%) FIX Protocol
12 6 (3.05%) Java EE
13 5 (2.54%) Middleware
13 5 (2.54%) Servlets
13 5 (2.54%) .NET
14 4 (2.03%) Application Packaging
14 4 (2.03%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.12%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.58%) Derivative
2 11 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (4.06%) Open Source
4 8 (4.06%) Fixed Income
5 7 (3.55%) Clustering
6 6 (3.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (3.05%) Replication
7 5 (2.54%) Wiki
8 4 (2.03%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.03%) Learning Management System
8 4 (2.03%) E-Learning
9 3 (1.52%) Kindle
9 3 (1.52%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.02%) Social Network
10 2 (1.02%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.02%) Economics
10 2 (1.02%) iPad
10 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 114 (57.87%) Linux
2 107 (54.31%) UNIX
3 29 (14.72%) Solaris
3 29 (14.72%) Windows
4 20 (10.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.05%) Ubuntu
6 6 (3.05%) CentOS
7 5 (2.54%) Debian
8 4 (2.03%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.03%) VMS
9 3 (1.52%) AIX
10 2 (1.02%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.51%) SUSE
11 1 (0.51%) HPUX
11 1 (0.51%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.21%) ITIL
2 26 (13.20%) OO
3 24 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (11.68%) Multithreading
4 23 (11.68%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (9.64%) Release Management
6 18 (9.14%) ETL
7 17 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (7.11%) Low Latency
9 13 (6.60%) Data Modelling
10 12 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (6.09%) TDD
10 12 (6.09%) MVC
11 11 (5.58%) Project Management
11 11 (5.58%) BDD
12 10 (5.08%) Migration
13 9 (4.57%) SOA
13 9 (4.57%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.57%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.06%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (49.75%) SQL
2 49 (24.87%) Java
3 43 (21.83%) PL/SQL
4 36 (18.27%) Python
5 30 (15.23%) Perl
5 30 (15.23%) Bash Shell
6 27 (13.71%) C
7 25 (12.69%) JavaScript
8 24 (12.18%) C++
9 23 (11.68%) PowerShell
10 15 (7.61%) PHP
11 13 (6.60%) Ruby
12 8 (4.06%) Korn
12 8 (4.06%) PHP5
12 8 (4.06%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.03%) sed
13 4 (2.03%) VBScript
14 3 (1.52%) Bourne shell
15 2 (1.02%) Scala
16 1 (0.51%) Jython
Qualifications
1 19 (9.64%) Degree
2 10 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) CCNA
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.51%) MCSE
5 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.17%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.03%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.02%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.51%) Basel II
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (14.72%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.14%) XenServer
4 10 (5.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (2.54%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.52%) HDFS
8 1 (0.51%) Ceph
8 1 (0.51%) RHEV
8 1 (0.51%) KVM
8 1 (0.51%) Samba
8 1 (0.51%) NFS
8 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.51%) vSphere
8 1 (0.51%) SRDF
8 1 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.51%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.51%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 22 (11.17%) Tivoli
2 14 (7.11%) Control-M
3 10 (5.08%) NetBackup
4 9 (4.57%) Puppet
5 8 (4.06%) Data Guard
6 7 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (3.05%) Nagios
7 6 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.54%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (2.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (2.03%) Casper Suite
10 2 (1.02%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.02%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.02%) OpenSSO
10 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.02%) Foglight
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle EDQ
10 2 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.51%) RANCID
11 1 (0.51%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 96 (48.73%) Oracle
2 27 (13.71%) Microsoft
3 26 (13.20%) Citrix
3 26 (13.20%) VMware
4 21 (10.66%) JBoss
5 18 (9.14%) LANDesk
6 17 (8.63%) Sybase
7 14 (7.11%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.08%) Veritas
9 9 (4.57%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (4.57%) NetApp
10 8 (4.06%) Zend
10 8 (4.06%) Business Objects
11 7 (3.55%) Informatica
11 7 (3.55%) HP
11 7 (3.55%) IBM
12 5 (2.54%) Cyber-Ark
12 5 (2.54%) BMC
13 4 (2.03%) Cognos
13 4 (2.03%) Adobe
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