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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 93 115 99
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 24 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.65% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 1.65% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £317 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £39.60 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -12.00%
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
842 1030 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.34% 39.60% 39.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 565 491
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 57
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.50 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.80 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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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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 +10 11 £403 -8.00%
Hertfordshire +5 5 £220 -45.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 5 - - 4
Bedfordshire -1 2 £263 -30.00% 1
Suffolk +2 1 - -
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 37 (55.22%) UNIX
2 33 (49.25%) Oracle
3 27 (40.30%) Linux
4 26 (38.81%) SQL
5 22 (32.84%) Windows
5 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
6 21 (31.34%) DNS
7 18 (26.87%) PHP
7 18 (26.87%) SC Cleared
8 17 (25.37%) Solaris
9 16 (23.88%) WebLogic
10 15 (22.39%) PL/SQL
10 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
11 13 (19.40%) XML
11 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database
12 12 (17.91%) PowerShell
12 12 (17.91%) Java
13 11 (16.42%) C++
14 10 (14.93%) HTML
14 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
15 9 (13.43%) QA
15 9 (13.43%) Puppet
15 9 (13.43%) Software Testing
15 9 (13.43%) J2EE
15 9 (13.43%) Apache
15 9 (13.43%) Python
16 8 (11.94%) MySQL
16 8 (11.94%) BEA
16 8 (11.94%) WebLogic Portal

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 16 (23.88%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.43%) Apache
3 8 (11.94%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) DNS
2 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.96%) VPN
3 5 (7.46%) SAN
3 5 (7.46%) Firewall
3 5 (7.46%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (5.97%) LAN
4 4 (5.97%) WAN
5 2 (2.99%) SSH
6 1 (1.49%) Internet
6 1 (1.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.94%) MySQL
3 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.97%) AccuRev
3 4 (5.97%) Subversion
4 3 (4.48%) JIRA
4 3 (4.48%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (4.48%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.99%) Ant
5 2 (2.99%) Maven
6 1 (1.49%) Firebug
6 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
1 5 (7.46%) Banking
2 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Military
3 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) C++ Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Administrator
4 7 (10.45%) Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Architect
5 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Systems Test Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (5.97%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) DBA
7 4 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Tester
8 3 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) XML
2 10 (14.93%) HTML
3 9 (13.43%) J2EE
4 7 (10.45%) Web Services
5 6 (8.96%) Servlets
5 6 (8.96%) XSLT
6 4 (5.97%) JSON
6 4 (5.97%) Application Packaging
7 3 (4.48%) CSS
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (2.99%) Ajax
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.49%) .NET
9 1 (1.49%) EDI
9 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.49%) Middleware
9 1 (1.49%) Django
9 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.49%) jQuery
9 1 (1.49%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Replication
3 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.48%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.99%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
5 1 (1.49%) Informatics
5 1 (1.49%) Open Source
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (55.22%) UNIX
2 27 (40.30%) Linux
3 22 (32.84%) Windows
4 17 (25.37%) Solaris
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.97%) AIX
6 3 (4.48%) HPUX
6 3 (4.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) CentOS
7 2 (2.99%) FreeBSD
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.43%) Software Testing
3 8 (11.94%) Web Development
4 7 (10.45%) DevOps
5 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
5 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.96%) UML
5 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
6 5 (7.46%) User Stories
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.97%) Test Management
7 4 (5.97%) Release Management
7 4 (5.97%) Scrum
7 4 (5.97%) OOD
8 3 (4.48%) OO
8 3 (4.48%) MVC
8 3 (4.48%) Information Management
8 3 (4.48%) Test Planning
9 2 (2.99%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.81%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) PHP
3 15 (22.39%) PL/SQL
3 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.91%) Java
4 12 (17.91%) PowerShell
5 11 (16.42%) C++
6 9 (13.43%) Python
7 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.96%) Perl
8 5 (7.46%) Korn
9 3 (4.48%) Ruby
9 3 (4.48%) C
10 2 (2.99%) XQuery
11 1 (1.49%) Tcl
11 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.87%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) Sun Certification
4 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) Degree
6 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.49%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) Puppet
2 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.49%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (49.25%) Oracle
2 8 (11.94%) BEA
3 6 (8.96%) VMware
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.46%) Sun
5 4 (5.97%) HP
6 2 (2.99%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.49%) IBM
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