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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England / East of England
Rank 104 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 17 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 1.19% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 3.34% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 26
Median daily rate £265 £300 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -27.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £440 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +361.11%

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
866 839 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.47% 35.75% 35.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 497 539
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 84 61
Median hourly rate £40.25 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.78 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -6 11 £330 +10.00% 2
Hertfordshire 0 5 £264 - 5
Norfolk +10 1 - -
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 46 (74.19%) Unix
2 35 (56.45%) Linux
3 28 (45.16%) Java
4 27 (43.55%) Oracle
5 23 (37.10%) Perl
6 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
7 21 (33.87%) SQL
8 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
9 18 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (27.42%) Red Hat
11 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (19.35%) PL/SQL
12 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database
13 11 (17.74%) J2EE
13 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
14 9 (14.52%) Windows
14 9 (14.52%) WebLogic
14 9 (14.52%) Python
14 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (14.52%) IBM
15 8 (12.90%) Apache
15 8 (12.90%) C++
15 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
16 7 (11.29%) OO
16 7 (11.29%) HP
16 7 (11.29%) Tomcat
16 7 (11.29%) DevOps
17 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
17 6 (9.68%) VMware
17 6 (9.68%) Finance

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.52%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.90%) Apache
3 7 (11.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.06%) Confluence
5 4 (6.45%) JBoss
6 3 (4.84%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (4.84%) IIS
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) LDAP
2 4 (6.45%) DNS
2 4 (6.45%) Firewall
3 3 (4.84%) FTP
3 3 (4.84%) HTTP
3 3 (4.84%) SSL
3 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) Network Security
4 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.84%) DB2
5 3 (4.84%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.84%) Pentaho
5 3 (4.84%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.68%) JIRA
4 5 (8.06%) PVCS
5 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket
5 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.84%) CA Gen
6 3 (4.84%) Maven
6 3 (4.84%) Selenium
6 3 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (4.84%) Subversion
7 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.23%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.23%) ClearQuest
7 2 (3.23%) HP UFT
7 2 (3.23%) JBehave
7 2 (3.23%) JUnit
7 2 (3.23%) Moq
7 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Automotive
3 2 (3.23%) Military
4 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Consultant
2 15 (24.19%) Unix Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Developer
5 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Unix Developer
6 4 (6.45%) DBA
6 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Unix Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (4.84%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Pentaho Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) J2EE
2 4 (6.45%) Middleware
3 3 (4.84%) JSON
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.23%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) RESTful
4 2 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (1.61%) Ajax
5 1 (1.61%) Kafka
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.61%) POSIX
5 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Clustering
2 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (74.19%) Unix
2 35 (56.45%) Linux
3 18 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (14.52%) Windows
5 5 (8.06%) Solaris
6 3 (4.84%) AIX
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (11.29%) DevOps
3 7 (11.29%) OO
4 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.06%) High Availability
4 5 (8.06%) ITIL
4 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.06%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
4 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
4 5 (8.06%) Web Development
5 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.45%) Migration
5 4 (6.45%) Open Source
5 4 (6.45%) Test Strategy
5 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.84%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) Java
2 23 (37.10%) Perl
3 21 (33.87%) SQL
4 12 (19.35%) PL/SQL
5 9 (14.52%) Python
6 8 (12.90%) C++
7 4 (6.45%) Ruby
8 3 (4.84%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.84%) PHP
9 2 (3.23%) C#
9 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.61%) AWK
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) C
10 1 (1.61%) Erlang
10 1 (1.61%) Go
10 1 (1.61%) sed
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SDET
3 1 (1.61%) MISRA
3 1 (1.61%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.61%) Cygwin
3 1 (1.61%) iptables
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.61%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.23%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.61%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.61%) Nagios
3 1 (1.61%) Nessus
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.61%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Oracle
2 17 (27.42%) Red Hat
3 9 (14.52%) IBM
4 7 (11.29%) HP
5 6 (9.68%) VMware
6 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.06%) Sun
7 4 (6.45%) Atlassian
7 4 (6.45%) BEA
7 4 (6.45%) webMethods
8 3 (4.84%) Cognos
8 3 (4.84%) Informatica
8 3 (4.84%) Pega
9 2 (3.23%) Sonatype
10 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.61%) EMC
10 1 (1.61%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.61%) Splunk
10 1 (1.61%) TippingPoint
10 1 (1.61%) xMatters