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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 86 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 35 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.55% 1.11% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 2.98% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 20
Median daily rate £258 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.16% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £415 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +14.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £35.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £54.00 £53.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £39.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +11.26%
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
908 974 1125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.25% 37.36% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 561 735
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 103 50
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £29.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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
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 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +18 23 £258 - 1
Essex -4 8 £295 -1.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 2 - - 5
Bedfordshire - 2 £363 - 2
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 56 (69.14%) Unix
2 38 (46.91%) Linux
3 37 (45.68%) Oracle
4 31 (38.27%) Java
5 26 (32.10%) SQL
6 25 (30.86%) Security Cleared
7 21 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (25.93%) Red Hat
8 20 (24.69%) SC Cleared
9 19 (23.46%) Perl
10 17 (20.99%) J2EE
11 15 (18.52%) Windows
12 14 (17.28%) Solaris
12 14 (17.28%) PL/SQL
13 13 (16.05%) WebLogic
13 13 (16.05%) Apache
13 13 (16.05%) IBM
13 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (14.81%) Python
15 11 (13.58%) DNS
15 11 (13.58%) High Availability
15 11 (13.58%) Jenkins
15 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
16 10 (12.35%) HP
17 9 (11.11%) Data Management
17 9 (11.11%) Master Data Management
18 8 (9.88%) Firewall
18 8 (9.88%) VMware
18 8 (9.88%) Middleware
18 8 (9.88%) ITIL

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 13 (16.05%) Apache
1 13 (16.05%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.17%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (4.94%) JBoss
4 3 (3.70%) Confluence
4 3 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (3.70%) IIS
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) DNS
2 8 (9.88%) Firewall
3 6 (7.41%) LDAP
4 4 (4.94%) SAN
5 3 (3.70%) FTP
5 3 (3.70%) HTTP
5 3 (3.70%) SSL
5 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.64%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.70%) DB2
5 3 (3.70%) MySQL
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Big Data
7 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.23%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.64%) JIRA
3 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.94%) PVCS
4 4 (4.94%) Selenium
5 3 (3.70%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.70%) Subversion
6 2 (2.47%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.47%) ClearQuest
6 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.47%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.23%) Ant
7 1 (1.23%) Emacs
7 1 (1.23%) GCC
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
7 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Automotive
4 3 (3.70%) Military
5 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (20.99%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Consultant
2 13 (16.05%) Unix Consultant
3 9 (11.11%) Administrator
3 9 (11.11%) Architect
3 9 (11.11%) DBA
4 8 (9.88%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (8.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.64%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Solaris Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Unix Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Designer
8 4 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.99%) J2EE
2 8 (9.88%) Middleware
3 2 (2.47%) JSON
3 2 (2.47%) REST
3 2 (2.47%) XML
4 1 (1.23%) Kafka
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.23%) POSIX
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Clustering
2 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 56 (69.14%) Unix
2 38 (46.91%) Linux
3 21 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (18.52%) Windows
5 14 (17.28%) Solaris
6 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.70%) AIX
7 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.47%) CentOS
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.58%) High Availability
3 9 (11.11%) Data Management
3 9 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 8 (9.88%) ITIL
5 7 (8.64%) Change Control
5 7 (8.64%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.64%) Load Balancing
5 7 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 6 (7.41%) Information Management
6 6 (7.41%) OO
6 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 6 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (6.17%) DevOps
7 5 (6.17%) Migration
8 4 (4.94%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (4.94%) Open Source
8 4 (4.94%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) Java
2 26 (32.10%) SQL
3 19 (23.46%) Perl
4 14 (17.28%) PL/SQL
5 12 (14.81%) Python
6 8 (9.88%) C++
7 4 (4.94%) MATLAB
7 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 2 (2.47%) AWK
8 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.47%) C#
8 2 (2.47%) PHP
8 2 (2.47%) sed
9 1 (1.23%) C
9 1 (1.23%) Erlang
9 1 (1.23%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) Security Cleared
2 20 (24.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) Sun Certification
4 3 (3.70%) Degree
4 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) MISRA
2 1 (1.23%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) iptables
2 4 (4.94%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.70%) Postfix
3 3 (3.70%) Sendmail
3 3 (3.70%) vSphere
4 2 (2.47%) Docker
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.23%) Cygwin
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Data Guard
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (6.17%) Puppet
3 4 (4.94%) Nagios
3 4 (4.94%) OSSEC
4 3 (3.70%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.70%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.23%) Ansible
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.23%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.23%) Nessus
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (45.68%) Oracle
2 21 (25.93%) Red Hat
3 13 (16.05%) IBM
4 10 (12.35%) HP
5 8 (9.88%) VMware
6 5 (6.17%) BEA
6 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.94%) EMC
7 4 (4.94%) LogRhythm
7 4 (4.94%) Splunk
7 4 (4.94%) Sun
7 4 (4.94%) TippingPoint
8 3 (3.70%) Cognos
8 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.70%) webMethods
9 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.47%) Sonatype
10 1 (1.23%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.23%) xMatters