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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 106 90 123
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +33
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 21 41 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 1.61% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 4.57% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 9
Average daily rate £300 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.46% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £241 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -1.96%
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
830 897 937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.55% 35.22% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 503 515
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 72 86
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Essex -6 12 £300 -25.46%
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £300 -33.33% 6
Hertfordshire +1 1 - - 2
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (54.00%) Unix
2 26 (52.00%) Oracle
3 25 (50.00%) Linux
4 21 (42.00%) SQL
5 17 (34.00%) PL/SQL
6 16 (32.00%) Python
7 14 (28.00%) Windows
7 14 (28.00%) Java
8 13 (26.00%) Perl
9 12 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (20.00%) Degree
10 10 (20.00%) Data Guard
10 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 10 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (20.00%) Finance
11 9 (18.00%) Solaris
11 9 (18.00%) FTP
11 9 (18.00%) IBM
11 9 (18.00%) Sun
11 9 (18.00%) C++
11 9 (18.00%) High Availability
12 8 (16.00%) Puppet
12 8 (16.00%) Automotive
13 7 (14.00%) Clustering
13 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
13 7 (14.00%) Hadoop
13 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
13 7 (14.00%) Docker

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (4.00%) Apache
1 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) FTP
2 4 (8.00%) LDAP
2 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.00%) Wireless
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) SSH
5 1 (2.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) HTTP
5 1 (2.00%) SpaceWire
5 1 (2.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) AccuRev
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.00%) ChangeMan
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.00%) Build Forge
5 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.00%) GCC
5 1 (2.00%) Hudson
5 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.00%) TestLink
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Automotive
3 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Avionics
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Administrator
2 12 (24.00%) DBA
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (18.00%) Developer
4 7 (14.00%) SQL DBA
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Java Applications Developer
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL Developer
7 4 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.00%) C++ Applications Developer
8 3 (6.00%) C++ Developer
8 3 (6.00%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Tivoli Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) J2EE
2 3 (6.00%) ISPF
2 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (4.00%) Ajax
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) Spring
3 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 2 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.00%) Flash
4 1 (2.00%) OpenCV
4 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Clustering
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Biology
2 6 (12.00%) Life Science
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) AS400
4 3 (6.00%) HACMP
4 3 (6.00%) iSeries
4 3 (6.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.00%) VHDL
6 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Unix
2 25 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (28.00%) Windows
4 9 (18.00%) Solaris
5 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.00%) AIX
7 2 (4.00%) HPUX
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (18.00%) High Availability
3 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.00%) Bioinformatics
4 6 (12.00%) Time Management
4 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Web Development
6 4 (8.00%) OO
7 3 (6.00%) Change Control
7 3 (6.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) Scrum
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) Defect Management
8 2 (4.00%) OOD
8 2 (4.00%) SDLC
8 2 (4.00%) Server Patching
8 2 (4.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) SQL
2 17 (34.00%) PL/SQL
3 16 (32.00%) Python
4 14 (28.00%) Java
5 13 (26.00%) Perl
6 9 (18.00%) C++
7 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.00%) C
9 3 (6.00%) JCL
9 3 (6.00%) REXX
10 2 (4.00%) Bourne shell
10 2 (4.00%) C-shell
10 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.00%) Ruby
11 1 (2.00%) ANSI C
11 1 (2.00%) AWK
11 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
11 1 (2.00%) Korn
11 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Docker
2 6 (12.00%) GPFS
2 6 (12.00%) NFS
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (6.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (6.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (16.00%) Puppet
3 6 (12.00%) Ganglia
3 6 (12.00%) Nagios
4 5 (10.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.00%) Ansible
6 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (18.00%) IBM
3 9 (18.00%) Sun
4 4 (8.00%) Perforce
5 2 (4.00%) EMC
5 2 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
5 2 (4.00%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft