The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 80 114 99
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 44 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 0.43% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 1.08% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 14
Average daily rate
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£403 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £246 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £44.00 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.68%
Shell Script
England

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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
896 929 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 35.32% 40.11% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 507 538
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 88 73
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £16.80 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £45.00 £50.00
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 the East of England

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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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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
Essex +24 16 £403 - 2
Cambridgeshire -5 10 £450 +82.04% 5
Hertfordshire +6 9 £235 -41.61% 3
Suffolk - 7 £450 -
Bedfordshire -11 1 £350 +37.25%
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 48 (60.00%) UNIX
2 42 (52.50%) Oracle
3 36 (45.00%) SQL
4 34 (42.50%) Linux
5 24 (30.00%) Windows
5 24 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
6 23 (28.75%) XML
7 22 (27.50%) Java
7 22 (27.50%) DNS
8 20 (25.00%) HTML
8 20 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 19 (23.75%) PHP
10 18 (22.50%) Solaris
11 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
12 16 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 16 (20.00%) XSLT
13 15 (18.75%) WebLogic
13 15 (18.75%) PowerShell
13 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (17.50%) Servlets
15 13 (16.25%) MySQL
15 13 (16.25%) C++
16 12 (15.00%) Perl
16 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
16 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
17 11 (13.75%) Python
18 10 (12.50%) Git (software)
18 10 (12.50%) Web Development
18 10 (12.50%) Computer Science

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 9 (11.25%) Apache
3 8 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.25%) Node.js
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) DNS
2 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.75%) SAN
4 6 (7.50%) VPN
5 5 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (6.25%) LAN
5 5 (6.25%) WAN
5 5 (6.25%) Firewall
6 2 (2.50%) DHCP
6 2 (2.50%) SSH
7 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.25%) FTP
7 1 (1.25%) HTTP
7 1 (1.25%) IPv6
7 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (16.25%) MySQL
3 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (5.00%) Subversion
5 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 3 (3.75%) MSBuild
5 3 (3.75%) Ant
5 3 (3.75%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.50%) Maven
7 1 (1.25%) Firebug
7 1 (1.25%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (6.25%) Banking
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Automotive
4 1 (1.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Administrator
4 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Architect
5 6 (7.50%) Project Leader
5 6 (7.50%) Software Project Leader
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) DBA
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Systems Test Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Build Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Software Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) XML
2 20 (25.00%) HTML
3 16 (20.00%) XSLT
4 14 (17.50%) Servlets
5 9 (11.25%) J2EE
6 8 (10.00%) Web Services
6 8 (10.00%) Ajax
7 7 (8.75%) JDBC
7 7 (8.75%) JSP
8 6 (7.50%) DHTML
8 6 (7.50%) GWT
9 4 (5.00%) CSS
9 4 (5.00%) JSON
9 4 (5.00%) Application Packaging
10 2 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.50%) Middleware
10 2 (2.50%) .NET
10 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 1 (1.25%) jQuery
11 1 (1.25%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.50%) Data Integration
2 6 (7.50%) Life Science
2 6 (7.50%) Mathematics
2 6 (7.50%) Biology
3 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) Replication
4 3 (3.75%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.75%) Clustering
5 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.25%) Informatics
6 1 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.25%) Open Source
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.00%) UNIX
2 34 (42.50%) Linux
3 24 (30.00%) Windows
4 18 (22.50%) Solaris
5 6 (7.50%) AIX
6 5 (6.25%) HPUX
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.50%) FreeBSD
9 2 (2.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.50%) CentOS
10 1 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.50%) Web Development
4 9 (11.25%) UML
5 8 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 8 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 7 (8.75%) Bioinformatics
6 7 (8.75%) DevOps
6 7 (8.75%) OOD
7 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.50%) Scrum
7 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
7 6 (7.50%) Test Management
7 6 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.00%) User Stories
9 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.00%) Release Management
10 3 (3.75%) Test Planning
10 3 (3.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 24 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
4 22 (27.50%) Java
5 19 (23.75%) PHP
6 15 (18.75%) PowerShell
7 13 (16.25%) C++
8 12 (15.00%) Perl
9 11 (13.75%) Python
10 8 (10.00%) Bash Shell
11 6 (7.50%) Korn
12 3 (3.75%) Ruby
12 3 (3.75%) C
12 3 (3.75%) Tcl
13 2 (2.50%) XQuery
13 2 (2.50%) C#
14 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.25%) VBScript
14 1 (1.25%) VB
14 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.25%) Degree
4 8 (10.00%) Sun Certification
5 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) MCSD
6 1 (1.25%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.25%) MCSE
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.25%) KVM
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) Puppet
2 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.50%) SCCM
4 2 (2.50%) SCOM
5 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 42 (52.50%) Oracle
2 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.00%) BEA
4 7 (8.75%) AccuRev
4 7 (8.75%) VMware
4 7 (8.75%) Sun
5 5 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (2.50%) IBM
6 2 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (1.25%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.25%) Cognos
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco
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