The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 17 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 6.32% 1.59% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 3.45% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.68%
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Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 29 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 48.42% 46.03% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 30
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £400 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.96 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the County Antrim region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) Solaris
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) Sun
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) DMZ
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) Validation
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
7 3 (25.00%) Multicast
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Middleware
7 3 (25.00%) C++
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) LDAP

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DMZ
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (25.00%) Multicast
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) KDB
1 1 (8.33%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Sun Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
2 1 (8.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) JMS
2 1 (8.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Equities
3 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Solaris
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (8.33%) Metaprogramming
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Korn
5 1 (8.33%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (8.33%) C-shell
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) ActionScript
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQR
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Sun
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Sybase
3 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 2 (16.67%) Ab Initio
4 1 (8.33%) Reuters
4 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (8.33%) IBM