The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 122 117 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 22 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 0.33% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 0.87% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 11
Average daily rate
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£381 £251 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.74% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £262 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £353
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £43.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1153 915 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.83% 38.28% 40.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 466 624
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 87 142
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.50 £19.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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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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
Suffolk - 14 £394 - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £300 - 10
Hertfordshire +3 3 - - 3
Bedfordshire -22 1 - - 3
Essex - - - - 3
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England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 37 (69.81%) UNIX
2 31 (58.49%) Linux
3 30 (56.60%) SQL
4 29 (54.72%) Windows
5 22 (41.51%) XML
6 21 (39.62%) TCP/IP
6 21 (39.62%) Replication
6 21 (39.62%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (37.74%) Puppet
7 20 (37.74%) PowerShell
7 20 (37.74%) Java
8 19 (35.85%) Web Services
8 19 (35.85%) DNS
9 18 (33.96%) SAN
10 17 (32.08%) Firewall
10 17 (32.08%) Oracle
11 16 (30.19%) VPN
11 16 (30.19%) Reverse Proxy
12 15 (28.30%) JSON
12 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
13 13 (24.53%) DevOps
13 13 (24.53%) PL/SQL
14 12 (22.64%) Sun Certification
15 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database
16 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
17 9 (16.98%) Solaris
17 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
18 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
18 8 (15.09%) HTML
18 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (11.32%) Apache
1 6 (11.32%) OpenROAD
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) TCP/IP
2 19 (35.85%) DNS
3 18 (33.96%) SAN
4 17 (32.08%) Firewall
5 16 (30.19%) Reverse Proxy
5 16 (30.19%) VPN
6 7 (13.21%) HTTP
7 5 (9.43%) FTP
8 4 (7.55%) DHCP
9 2 (3.77%) Kerberos
9 2 (3.77%) SSL
9 2 (3.77%) LDAP
9 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.77%) X.509
10 1 (1.89%) Wireless
10 1 (1.89%) LTE
10 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
10 1 (1.89%) CDMA
10 1 (1.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.32%) Ingres
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Ant
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Maven
3 2 (3.77%) Fiddler
3 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) GDB
4 1 (1.89%) Robotium
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) JMeter
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.89%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.77%) Automotive
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Web Developer
2 7 (13.21%) DBA
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (9.43%) OpenROAD Developer
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Programmer
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Server Support
7 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Support
8 1 (1.89%) Server Support Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Network Specialist
8 1 (1.89%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) XML
2 19 (35.85%) Web Services
3 15 (28.30%) JSON
4 8 (15.09%) HTML
5 5 (9.43%) J2EE
6 4 (7.55%) XSLT
6 4 (7.55%) Middleware
6 4 (7.55%) Servlets
7 3 (5.66%) .NET
8 2 (3.77%) CSS
8 2 (3.77%) XHTML
8 2 (3.77%) JAXB
8 2 (3.77%) JAAS
8 2 (3.77%) Ajax
9 1 (1.89%) HTML5
9 1 (1.89%) Dalvik
9 1 (1.89%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.89%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Replication
2 6 (11.32%) PKI
3 4 (7.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) UNIX
2 31 (58.49%) Linux
3 29 (54.72%) Windows
4 9 (16.98%) Solaris
5 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.43%) AIX
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) Android
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.89%) CentOS
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.89%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) DevOps
2 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.43%) ITIL
4 5 (9.43%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (7.55%) UML
5 4 (7.55%) OOD
5 4 (7.55%) SOA
5 4 (7.55%) Web Development
6 3 (5.66%) Migration
6 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.77%) ITSM
7 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.89%) Requirements Engineering
8 1 (1.89%) Computer Architecture
8 1 (1.89%) Memory Management
8 1 (1.89%) High Availability
8 1 (1.89%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 20 (37.74%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) PowerShell
3 13 (24.53%) PL/SQL
4 7 (13.21%) C
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.32%) Python
6 4 (7.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 4 (7.55%) Perl
6 4 (7.55%) C++
7 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.77%) Korn
9 1 (1.89%) Groovy
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.89%) ACCA
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
1 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.89%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
1 6 (11.32%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (11.32%) KVM
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.89%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 21 (39.62%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (37.74%) Puppet
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Data Guard
5 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.77%) OpenSSO
7 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.89%) Nessus
7 1 (1.89%) WebInspect
7 1 (1.89%) SCCM
7 1 (1.89%) SCOM
7 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Oracle
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.32%) Sun
4 4 (7.55%) ICL
4 4 (7.55%) AccuRev
4 4 (7.55%) ForgeRock
4 4 (7.55%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) Vyatta
5 1 (1.89%) Coverity
5 1 (1.89%) Qualys
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Intel
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) Perforce
5 1 (1.89%) VMware