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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 107 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 30 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.34% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 0.87% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 13
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 £284 £240 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £262 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £33.73 £43.00 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.64% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1191 916 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.92% 38.52% 39.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 474 621
Average daily rate £350 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £215 £215
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 81 140
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.55 £22.50
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -4 6 £300 - 10
Essex 0 4 £338 - 2
Hertfordshire 0 3 - - 4
Bedfordshire -24 2 - - 4
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 42 (68.85%) UNIX
2 35 (57.38%) SQL
3 31 (50.82%) Windows
3 31 (50.82%) Linux
4 27 (44.26%) XML
5 25 (40.98%) Java
6 23 (37.70%) TCP/IP
7 22 (36.07%) PowerShell
8 21 (34.43%) Opscode Chef
8 21 (34.43%) Replication
8 21 (34.43%) DNS
8 21 (34.43%) Oracle
9 20 (32.79%) Web Services
9 20 (32.79%) SAN
9 20 (32.79%) Puppet
10 17 (27.87%) Firewall
10 17 (27.87%) PL/SQL
11 16 (26.23%) VPN
11 16 (26.23%) Reverse Proxy
12 15 (24.59%) JSON
12 15 (24.59%) NoSQL
12 15 (24.59%) Sun Certification
13 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
13 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database
14 13 (21.31%) DevOps
15 12 (19.67%) HTML
16 9 (14.75%) Solaris
16 9 (14.75%) Sun
16 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
16 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (9.84%) WebSphere
1 6 (9.84%) OpenROAD
1 6 (9.84%) Apache
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) TCP/IP
2 21 (34.43%) DNS
3 20 (32.79%) SAN
4 17 (27.87%) Firewall
5 16 (26.23%) VPN
5 16 (26.23%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (13.11%) HTTP
7 6 (9.84%) DHCP
8 5 (8.20%) FTP
9 2 (3.28%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (3.28%) X.509
9 2 (3.28%) IPv6
9 2 (3.28%) SSL
9 2 (3.28%) Kerberos
9 2 (3.28%) LAN
9 2 (3.28%) WAN
9 2 (3.28%) LDAP
10 1 (1.64%) WCDMA
10 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) NoSQL
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.84%) Ingres
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Ant
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) Maven
4 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
4 2 (3.28%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.64%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.64%) JMeter
5 1 (1.64%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.64%) Robotium
5 1 (1.64%) GDB
5 1 (1.64%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.28%) Automotive
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (55.74%) Developer
2 7 (11.48%) Web Developer
2 7 (11.48%) DBA
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
4 5 (8.20%) OpenROAD Developer
5 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Server Support
6 3 (4.92%) Programmer
6 3 (4.92%) Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Network Support
7 2 (3.28%) Server Support Specialist
7 2 (3.28%) Network Specialist
7 2 (3.28%) Server Specialist
7 2 (3.28%) Network Support Specialist
7 2 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) XML
2 20 (32.79%) Web Services
3 15 (24.59%) JSON
4 12 (19.67%) HTML
5 8 (13.11%) XSLT
6 7 (11.48%) Servlets
7 6 (9.84%) J2EE
8 5 (8.20%) .NET
8 5 (8.20%) Middleware
9 3 (4.92%) CSS
10 2 (3.28%) Ajax
10 2 (3.28%) JAAS
10 2 (3.28%) JAXB
10 2 (3.28%) XHTML
11 1 (1.64%) SOAP
11 1 (1.64%) XSD
11 1 (1.64%) JDBC
11 1 (1.64%) JSP
11 1 (1.64%) J2SE
11 1 (1.64%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) Replication
2 6 (9.84%) PKI
3 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) Statistics
5 1 (1.64%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) UNIX
2 31 (50.82%) Windows
2 31 (50.82%) Linux
3 9 (14.75%) Solaris
3 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.20%) AIX
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.64%) VMS
7 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) CentOS
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) DevOps
2 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.11%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
3 8 (13.11%) UML
4 7 (11.48%) OOD
4 7 (11.48%) Web Development
5 5 (8.20%) ITIL
5 5 (8.20%) SOA
5 5 (8.20%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
6 4 (6.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.28%) Computer Architecture
7 2 (3.28%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.28%) ITSM
7 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.64%) OO
8 1 (1.64%) ERP
8 1 (1.64%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) SQL
2 25 (40.98%) Java
3 22 (36.07%) PowerShell
4 17 (27.87%) PL/SQL
5 7 (11.48%) C++
5 7 (11.48%) C
5 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.84%) Python
7 4 (6.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (6.56%) Perl
8 3 (4.92%) C#
8 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.28%) Korn
9 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) VB
10 1 (1.64%) PHP
10 1 (1.64%) Groovy
10 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Sun Certification
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) ACCA
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.64%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
1 6 (9.84%) KVM
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (6.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.64%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 21 (34.43%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (32.79%) Puppet
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Data Guard
5 4 (6.56%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.28%) SCCM
6 2 (3.28%) SCOM
6 2 (3.28%) SCVMM
6 2 (3.28%) OpenSSO
6 2 (3.28%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.64%) WebInspect
7 1 (1.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.75%) Sun
4 7 (11.48%) AccuRev
5 6 (9.84%) IBM
6 4 (6.56%) ICL
6 4 (6.56%) ForgeRock
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.64%) Cognos
8 1 (1.64%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) Intel
8 1 (1.64%) Actuate
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.64%) Vyatta
8 1 (1.64%) Coverity
8 1 (1.64%) Qualys
8 1 (1.64%) Perforce
8 1 (1.64%) VMware