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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 93 109 113
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 42 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.44% 0.78% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 1.90% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £398 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.23 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.94% -56.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.30 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+17.16% -31.91%
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
1119 999 1182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.48% 41.20% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 522 598
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 109 102
Average hourly rate £41.00 £36.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £15.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 28 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 November 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
Essex -1 12 £306 -32.00% 2
Suffolk +10 10 £500 +31.57% 1
Hertfordshire -6 9 £400 +14.28% 2
Cambridgeshire -3 8 £450 +65.13% 5
Bedfordshire -10 2 £575 +125.49% 1
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 56 (70.00%) UNIX
2 50 (62.50%) Linux
3 45 (56.25%) SQL
4 35 (43.75%) XML
5 34 (42.50%) Windows
6 30 (37.50%) Oracle
6 30 (37.50%) Java
6 30 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 28 (35.00%) DNS
8 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
9 23 (28.75%) Puppet
10 22 (27.50%) Web Services
10 22 (27.50%) PL/SQL
11 21 (26.25%) SAN
12 20 (25.00%) HTML
13 19 (23.75%) Opscode Chef
14 18 (22.50%) VPN
14 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
14 18 (22.50%) Replication
14 18 (22.50%) Reverse Proxy
15 17 (21.25%) JSON
15 17 (21.25%) NoSQL
15 17 (21.25%) Firewall
15 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
16 16 (20.00%) DevOps
17 15 (18.75%) Sun Certification
18 14 (17.50%) Perl
18 14 (17.50%) XSLT
18 14 (17.50%) Servlets
19 12 (15.00%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 5 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.75%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) GitHub
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.00%) DNS
2 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
3 21 (26.25%) SAN
4 18 (22.50%) VPN
4 18 (22.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 17 (21.25%) Firewall
6 5 (6.25%) DHCP
7 3 (3.75%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (3.75%) IPv6
8 2 (2.50%) HTTP
8 2 (2.50%) WAN
8 2 (2.50%) LAN
8 2 (2.50%) SSH
9 1 (1.25%) LTE
9 1 (1.25%) Wireless
9 1 (1.25%) SMS
9 1 (1.25%) UMTS
9 1 (1.25%) Bluetooth
9 1 (1.25%) CDMA
9 1 (1.25%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) NoSQL
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.00%) MySQL
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (5.00%) Subversion
5 3 (3.75%) Ant
6 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.50%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.50%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.50%) Maven
7 1 (1.25%) Firebug
7 1 (1.25%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.25%) GDB
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.25%) Automotive
5 1 (1.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (10.00%) Architect
3 7 (8.75%) C++ Developer
3 7 (8.75%) Web Developer
3 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Project Leader
4 6 (7.50%) Analyst
4 6 (7.50%) Software Project Leader
5 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Programmer
6 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Systems Test Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Network Support
7 3 (3.75%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.75%) XML
2 22 (27.50%) Web Services
3 20 (25.00%) HTML
4 17 (21.25%) JSON
5 14 (17.50%) XSLT
5 14 (17.50%) Servlets
6 8 (10.00%) Ajax
7 7 (8.75%) JDBC
7 7 (8.75%) JSP
8 6 (7.50%) DHTML
8 6 (7.50%) GWT
9 5 (6.25%) .NET
9 5 (6.25%) CSS
10 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (3.75%) Middleware
10 3 (3.75%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (3.75%) J2EE
11 1 (1.25%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.25%) Django
11 1 (1.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Replication
2 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.50%) Data Integration
4 6 (7.50%) Life Science
4 6 (7.50%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.50%) Biology
5 3 (3.75%) Clustering
6 2 (2.50%) Open Source
6 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.25%) Informatics
7 1 (1.25%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.00%) UNIX
2 50 (62.50%) Linux
3 34 (42.50%) Windows
4 8 (10.00%) Solaris
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.50%) AIX
7 5 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.25%) HPUX
7 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.75%) FreeBSD
10 2 (2.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.50%) CentOS
11 1 (1.25%) Android
11 1 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) DevOps
2 12 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
4 10 (12.50%) Web Development
5 9 (11.25%) UML
6 8 (10.00%) Build Automation
7 7 (8.75%) Bioinformatics
7 7 (8.75%) OOD
8 6 (7.50%) Scrum
8 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.75%) Logistics
10 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.75%) Test Management
10 3 (3.75%) Release Management
10 3 (3.75%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.25%) SQL
2 30 (37.50%) Java
2 30 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 22 (27.50%) PL/SQL
4 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
5 14 (17.50%) Perl
6 12 (15.00%) C++
7 11 (13.75%) Python
8 10 (12.50%) PHP
9 8 (10.00%) Bash Shell
10 7 (8.75%) Korn
11 5 (6.25%) C
12 4 (5.00%) C#
13 3 (3.75%) Ruby
13 3 (3.75%) Tcl
14 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
14 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
15 1 (1.25%) VBScript
15 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Sun Certification
2 11 (13.75%) Degree
3 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) ACCA
6 1 (1.25%) MCSD
6 1 (1.25%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.00%) KVM
4 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 23 (28.75%) Puppet
2 19 (23.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.00%) SCCM
3 4 (5.00%) SCOM
4 3 (3.75%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.75%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (37.50%) Oracle
2 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.75%) AccuRev
3 7 (8.75%) Sun
3 7 (8.75%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) HP
4 3 (3.75%) IBM
5 2 (2.50%) ForgeRock
5 2 (2.50%) Cognos
5 2 (2.50%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco
5 2 (2.50%) Dell
5 2 (2.50%) BEA
6 1 (1.25%) Coverity
6 1 (1.25%) Actuate
6 1 (1.25%) Intel
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