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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 98 111 98
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 34 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.23% 0.98% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 2.61% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £310 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £36.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-28.76% +13.70%
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
933 1112 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.83% 37.43% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 622 469
Average daily rate £350 £351 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 94
Average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £26.09 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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
Hertfordshire +20 23 £360 - 4
Bedfordshire - 6 £175 - 2
Suffolk +5 2 - -
Essex -10 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £325 +5.69% 11
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (51.61%) Oracle
1 32 (51.61%) UNIX
2 21 (33.87%) Linux
3 20 (32.26%) Solaris
3 20 (32.26%) DNS
4 19 (30.65%) Windows
5 17 (27.42%) WebLogic
6 16 (25.81%) SQL
6 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
7 15 (24.19%) PHP
8 13 (20.97%) PL/SQL
8 13 (20.97%) Apache
8 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
8 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database
9 12 (19.35%) MySQL
10 11 (17.74%) J2EE
11 10 (16.13%) LDAP
11 10 (16.13%) HP
12 9 (14.52%) BEA
12 9 (14.52%) WebLogic Portal
12 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (12.90%) VMware
13 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
13 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
14 7 (11.29%) PKI
14 7 (11.29%) QA
14 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
14 7 (11.29%) Web Services
15 6 (9.68%) IIS
15 6 (9.68%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (27.42%) WebLogic
2 13 (20.97%) Apache
3 9 (14.52%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (9.68%) IIS
4 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.61%) Zope
6 1 (1.61%) Plone
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.61%) JBoss
6 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS Project
3 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) DNS
2 10 (16.13%) LDAP
3 5 (8.06%) LAN
3 5 (8.06%) WAN
4 3 (4.84%) SSH
4 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) SAN
5 2 (3.23%) NAS
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database
2 12 (19.35%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.06%) ProC
1 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.61%) MSI
4 1 (1.61%) ChangeMan
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
1 5 (8.06%) Billing
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Developer
1 15 (24.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Administrator
3 6 (9.68%) DBA
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.45%) C++ Developer
5 4 (6.45%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Tester
6 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) J2EE
2 7 (11.29%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) WCF
3 5 (8.06%) Application Packaging
3 5 (8.06%) .NET
4 4 (6.45%) SAML
4 4 (6.45%) OAuth
4 4 (6.45%) XACML
4 4 (6.45%) SPML
4 4 (6.45%) OpenID
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (4.84%) Qt
5 3 (4.84%) HTML
6 2 (3.23%) XML
6 2 (3.23%) XSLT
6 2 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (1.61%) HTML5
7 1 (1.61%) ISPF
7 1 (1.61%) Middleware
7 1 (1.61%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) PKI
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) SWIFT
3 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.61%) iSeries
5 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) HACMP
5 1 (1.61%) AS400
5 1 (1.61%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) UNIX
2 21 (33.87%) Linux
3 20 (32.26%) Solaris
4 19 (30.65%) Windows
5 3 (4.84%) HPUX
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) CentOS
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Tru64
6 1 (1.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
3 5 (8.06%) Workflow
3 5 (8.06%) CRM
4 3 (4.84%) Test Planning
4 3 (4.84%) User Stories
4 3 (4.84%) Test Management
4 3 (4.84%) Migration
4 3 (4.84%) Scrum
4 3 (4.84%) Information Management
4 3 (4.84%) ITIL
4 3 (4.84%) UML
5 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 15 (24.19%) PHP
3 13 (20.97%) PL/SQL
4 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.06%) Python
6 5 (8.06%) C
6 5 (8.06%) C#
6 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.45%) C++
7 4 (6.45%) Perl
7 4 (6.45%) C-shell
8 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.84%) Bourne shell
9 2 (3.23%) Java
9 2 (3.23%) XQuery
10 1 (1.61%) Korn
10 1 (1.61%) JCL
10 1 (1.61%) AWK
10 1 (1.61%) REXX
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) CISSP
4 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) vSphere
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.61%) vCloud
4 1 (1.61%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.84%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) OpenView
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) HP
3 9 (14.52%) BEA
4 8 (12.90%) VMware
5 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.06%) NetCracker
7 4 (6.45%) Sun
7 4 (6.45%) EMC
7 4 (6.45%) WorldPay
8 3 (4.84%) BMC
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco
9 2 (3.23%) Progress
9 2 (3.23%) IBM
10 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.61%) Compaq
10 1 (1.61%) NetApp
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