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 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 115 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 36 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.17% 0.46% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 1.16% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 13
Average daily rate
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£403 £270 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.07% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £249 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £284 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £57.50 £37.23 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.44% +35.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -37.44%
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
1261 947 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.98% 39.81% 40.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 486 641
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 73 119
Average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £12.43 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.90 £45.00
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +2 11 £338 - 1
Suffolk - 10 £390 -
Cambridgeshire +4 7 £375 +36.36% 12
Bedfordshire -13 4 £513 +103.98% 2
Hertfordshire -24 3 £450 - 3
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 43 (74.14%) UNIX
2 38 (65.52%) SQL
3 35 (60.34%) Linux
4 31 (53.45%) Java
5 30 (51.72%) XML
6 27 (46.55%) Windows
7 23 (39.66%) Oracle
8 21 (36.21%) TCP/IP
8 21 (36.21%) PowerShell
9 19 (32.76%) DNS
9 19 (32.76%) PL/SQL
10 17 (29.31%) HTML
10 17 (29.31%) SAN
10 17 (29.31%) Puppet
10 17 (29.31%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (27.59%) Replication
11 16 (27.59%) Web Services
12 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
13 13 (22.41%) VPN
13 13 (22.41%) Firewall
13 13 (22.41%) JSON
13 13 (22.41%) NoSQL
13 13 (22.41%) Reverse Proxy
13 13 (22.41%) DevOps
14 12 (20.69%) Sun Certification
14 12 (20.69%) Perl
14 12 (20.69%) XSLT
15 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
15 11 (18.97%) Servlets
16 10 (17.24%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.62%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
2 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) TCP/IP
2 19 (32.76%) DNS
3 17 (29.31%) SAN
4 13 (22.41%) VPN
4 13 (22.41%) Firewall
4 13 (22.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (12.07%) HTTP
6 6 (10.34%) DHCP
7 3 (5.17%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (5.17%) IPv6
8 2 (3.45%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.45%) WAN
8 2 (3.45%) LDAP
8 2 (3.45%) LAN
8 2 (3.45%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.45%) X.509
8 2 (3.45%) SSL
9 1 (1.72%) SMS
9 1 (1.72%) UMTS
9 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) NoSQL
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.34%) MySQL
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Ant
2 4 (6.90%) Subversion
2 4 (6.90%) Maven
2 4 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.45%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.72%) JMeter
5 1 (1.72%) GDB
5 1 (1.72%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.72%) Robotium
5 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.72%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 6 (10.34%) Web Developer
2 6 (10.34%) Project Leader
2 6 (10.34%) Software Project Leader
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Developer
4 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Programmer
4 4 (6.90%) DBA
4 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Server Support
5 3 (5.17%) Support Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (5.17%) Network Support
6 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Server Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) Network Support Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) Server Support Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) Administrator
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) XML
2 17 (29.31%) HTML
3 16 (27.59%) Web Services
4 13 (22.41%) JSON
5 12 (20.69%) XSLT
6 11 (18.97%) Servlets
7 7 (12.07%) JDBC
7 7 (12.07%) JSP
8 6 (10.34%) .NET
8 6 (10.34%) DHTML
8 6 (10.34%) GWT
8 6 (10.34%) Middleware
8 6 (10.34%) Ajax
9 5 (8.62%) J2EE
10 3 (5.17%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 2 (3.45%) JAAS
11 2 (3.45%) CSS
12 1 (1.72%) SOAP
12 1 (1.72%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Replication
2 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.34%) Life Science
3 6 (10.34%) Data Integration
3 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.34%) Biology
4 5 (8.62%) PKI
5 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.72%) Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 43 (74.14%) UNIX
2 35 (60.34%) Linux
3 27 (46.55%) Windows
4 7 (12.07%) Solaris
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.62%) Windows 8
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.90%) AIX
7 2 (3.45%) HPUX
7 2 (3.45%) Android
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.72%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) DevOps
2 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
2 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 8 (13.79%) Build Automation
4 7 (12.07%) UML
5 6 (10.34%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) Web Development
6 5 (8.62%) OOD
7 4 (6.90%) SOA
7 4 (6.90%) ITIL
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Logistics
8 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.17%) Scrum
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.45%) Test Management
9 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) SQL
2 31 (53.45%) Java
3 21 (36.21%) PowerShell
4 19 (32.76%) PL/SQL
5 12 (20.69%) Perl
6 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.07%) C++
7 7 (12.07%) Python
8 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.90%) C
9 4 (6.90%) C#
10 3 (5.17%) PHP
10 3 (5.17%) Korn
10 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
10 3 (5.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (3.45%) VB
11 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.45%) Tcl
12 1 (1.72%) Ruby
12 1 (1.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Sun Certification
2 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) ACCA
3 1 (1.72%) MCSD
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) JTAG
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.17%) KVM
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (29.31%) Puppet
1 17 (29.31%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (5.17%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.17%) SCCM
3 3 (5.17%) SCOM
3 3 (5.17%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.17%) Data Guard
3 3 (5.17%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.45%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle
2 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) Sun
4 6 (10.34%) IBM
5 5 (8.62%) AccuRev
6 4 (6.90%) ForgeRock
7 3 (5.17%) VMware
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco
8 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.45%) Cognos
8 2 (3.45%) HP
9 1 (1.72%) Intel
9 1 (1.72%) Actuate
9 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.72%) Perforce
9 1 (1.72%) Coverity