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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 118 127 114
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 29 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.93% 0.72% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 1.88% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£360 £381 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.52% +51.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £349 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £478 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
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
1166 1173 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.42% 38.65% 38.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 713 470
Average daily rate £350 £350 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 58 85
Average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £25.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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
Hertfordshire +4 18 £350 - 1
Bedfordshire +13 4 £338 - 1
Suffolk +1 3 £425 +7.93%
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £420 +40.00% 4
Essex - 1 £565 -
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 31 (65.96%) UNIX
2 29 (61.70%) Linux
3 17 (36.17%) Windows
4 16 (34.04%) Oracle
5 11 (23.40%) VMware
5 11 (23.40%) LDAP
6 9 (19.15%) C
6 9 (19.15%) Apache
7 8 (17.02%) Solaris
7 8 (17.02%) C++
7 8 (17.02%) Java
7 8 (17.02%) Perl
7 8 (17.02%) SQL
7 8 (17.02%) Python
7 8 (17.02%) DNS
8 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
8 7 (14.89%) HP
8 7 (14.89%) J2EE
8 7 (14.89%) MySQL
8 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
8 7 (14.89%) Web Services
8 7 (14.89%) IIS
8 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
8 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
8 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
9 6 (12.77%) PKI
10 5 (10.64%) WCF
10 5 (10.64%) Billing
10 5 (10.64%) NetCracker

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (19.15%) Apache
2 7 (14.89%) IIS
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.64%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.26%) Kinematics
5 2 (4.26%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.26%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.26%) JBoss
6 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.13%) Zope
6 1 (2.13%) Plone
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.26%) Doxygen
2 2 (4.26%) MS Project
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) LDAP
2 8 (17.02%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) SSH
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) NAS
4 2 (4.26%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) MySQL
1 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.38%) Big Data
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
1 5 (10.64%) ProC
1 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
1 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.26%) GCC
2 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) MSI
3 1 (2.13%) ChangeMan
General
1 5 (10.64%) Billing
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Avionics
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) C++ Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Test Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) UNIX Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) DBA
6 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) J2EE
1 7 (14.89%) Web Services
2 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) WCF
3 4 (8.51%) OAuth
3 4 (8.51%) XACML
3 4 (8.51%) SPML
3 4 (8.51%) OpenID
3 4 (8.51%) SAML
4 3 (6.38%) HTML
4 3 (6.38%) CSS
4 3 (6.38%) Qt
5 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (4.26%) OpenCV
5 2 (4.26%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.13%) Middleware
6 1 (2.13%) ISPF
6 1 (2.13%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) PKI
3 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.26%) VHDL
4 2 (4.26%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (4.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.26%) Robotics
4 2 (4.26%) Mechatronics
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) HACMP
5 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.13%) AS400
5 1 (2.13%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) UNIX
2 29 (61.70%) Linux
3 17 (36.17%) Windows
4 8 (17.02%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) HPUX
6 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.13%) Tru64
6 1 (2.13%) Debian
6 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) UML
1 5 (10.64%) CRM
1 5 (10.64%) Workflow
1 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
2 4 (8.51%) ITIL
3 3 (6.38%) Migration
4 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.26%) Scrum
4 2 (4.26%) Benchmarking
4 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.26%) Information Management
4 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.26%) SysML
4 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
4 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.26%) Signal Processing
4 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.26%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) C
2 8 (17.02%) C++
2 8 (17.02%) Java
2 8 (17.02%) Perl
2 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) Python
3 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
4 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.64%) C#
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.51%) C-shell
7 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 3 (6.38%) Bourne shell
8 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.26%) ANSI C
9 1 (2.13%) AWK
9 1 (2.13%) Korn
9 1 (2.13%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) CISSP
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) vSphere
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.26%) Cygwin
5 1 (2.13%) vCloud
5 1 (2.13%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (2.13%) Samba
5 1 (2.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (6.38%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.13%) OpenView
4 1 (2.13%) WSUS
4 1 (2.13%) SCCM
4 1 (2.13%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) HP
4 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) NetCracker
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.51%) EMC
5 4 (8.51%) Sun
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) BMC
7 2 (4.26%) BEA
7 2 (4.26%) IBM
7 2 (4.26%) Progress
8 1 (2.13%) Compaq
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp