The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 83 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 1.40% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £329 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.88% -6.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.61 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -6.66%
Shell Script
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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 East Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
457 571 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.55% 34.88% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 275 201
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 36
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £51.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the East Midlands region.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +4 4 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) Migration
4 8 (50.00%) Perl
4 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) DataPower
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
6 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
7 2 (12.50%) Middleware
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (12.50%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) XSD
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (12.50%) HTTP
7 2 (12.50%) WSDL
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
1 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) JDeveloper
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Perl Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX Support
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) XSD
3 2 (12.50%) WSDL
4 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.25%) JAXP
4 1 (6.25%) JAXB
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) BAPI
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) JSF
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
4 1 (6.25%) JAX-WS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Perl
1 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Jython
4 1 (6.25%) XPath
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.25%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Northgate
3 1 (6.25%) Aquila
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) SAP