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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 104 114 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 26 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 0.77% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.90% 2.05% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £318 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £35.20 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.86%
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
896 1075 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.41% 37.71% 38.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 587 499
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 69 63
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +0.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £27.00 £27.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £50.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 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 27 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
Hertfordshire +10 10 £363 -9.37% 1
Essex +4 7 £403 -5.29%
Bedfordshire - 4 £175 - 3
Cambridgeshire +3 3 £325 +14.28% 4
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 42 (56.76%) UNIX
2 40 (54.05%) Oracle
3 35 (47.30%) Linux
4 27 (36.49%) SQL
5 24 (32.43%) DNS
6 23 (31.08%) Windows
6 23 (31.08%) Security Cleared
7 19 (25.68%) Solaris
7 19 (25.68%) PL/SQL
8 18 (24.32%) WebLogic
8 18 (24.32%) SC Cleared
9 17 (22.97%) Oracle Database
9 17 (22.97%) PHP
10 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
11 12 (16.22%) Python
12 11 (14.86%) Apache
12 11 (14.86%) VMware
12 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
13 10 (13.51%) Software Testing
13 10 (13.51%) J2EE
13 10 (13.51%) MySQL
13 10 (13.51%) XML
14 9 (12.16%) C++
14 9 (12.16%) Java
14 9 (12.16%) Web Services
14 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
14 9 (12.16%) Puppet
15 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
15 8 (10.81%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 18 (24.32%) WebLogic
2 11 (14.86%) Apache
3 8 (10.81%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.35%) Zope
4 1 (1.35%) Plone
4 1 (1.35%) Node.js
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.43%) DNS
2 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.11%) VPN
4 5 (6.76%) SAN
4 5 (6.76%) Firewall
4 5 (6.76%) SSH
4 5 (6.76%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (5.41%) LAN
5 4 (5.41%) WAN
6 3 (4.05%) LDAP
7 1 (1.35%) FTP
7 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) Oracle Database
2 10 (13.51%) MySQL
3 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) AccuRev
2 4 (5.41%) ProC
2 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.05%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.05%) MSBuild
3 3 (4.05%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.35%) Firebug
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Billing
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Military
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (32.43%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Administrator
4 8 (10.81%) C++ Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Systems Test Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) AWS Architect
8 4 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) AWS Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.41%) DBA
9 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) J2EE
1 10 (13.51%) XML
2 9 (12.16%) Web Services
3 8 (10.81%) HTML
4 6 (8.11%) Servlets
4 6 (8.11%) XSLT
5 4 (5.41%) JSON
5 4 (5.41%) Application Packaging
6 3 (4.05%) CSS
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (2.70%) Ajax
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.35%) EDI
8 1 (1.35%) Middleware
8 1 (1.35%) Django
8 1 (1.35%) jQuery
8 1 (1.35%) Qt
8 1 (1.35%) HTML5
8 1 (1.35%) WebKit
8 1 (1.35%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.41%) Replication
2 4 (5.41%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) SWIFT
3 3 (4.05%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Informatics
5 1 (1.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.76%) UNIX
2 35 (47.30%) Linux
3 23 (31.08%) Windows
4 19 (25.68%) Solaris
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.05%) AIX
6 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.70%) CentOS
7 2 (2.70%) FreeBSD
7 2 (2.70%) Debian
7 2 (2.70%) HPUX
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.51%) Software Testing
3 8 (10.81%) Web Development
4 7 (9.46%) DevOps
5 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
5 6 (8.11%) User Stories
6 5 (6.76%) Integration Testing
6 5 (6.76%) Scrum
6 5 (6.76%) UML
7 4 (5.41%) CRM
7 4 (5.41%) OOD
7 4 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.41%) Information Management
7 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.41%) Release Management
8 3 (4.05%) Test Management
8 3 (4.05%) Test Planning
8 3 (4.05%) OO
8 3 (4.05%) MVC
9 2 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) SQL
2 19 (25.68%) PL/SQL
3 17 (22.97%) PHP
4 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
5 12 (16.22%) Python
6 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
7 9 (12.16%) C++
7 9 (12.16%) Java
8 7 (9.46%) Perl
9 6 (8.11%) Bash Shell
10 5 (6.76%) C
11 4 (5.41%) Korn
12 3 (4.05%) Bourne shell
12 3 (4.05%) C-shell
12 3 (4.05%) Ruby
13 2 (2.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) Security Cleared
2 18 (24.32%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) Sun Certification
4 4 (5.41%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) Degree
6 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
2 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.05%) vSphere
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Puppet
2 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.35%) SCCM
5 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) Oracle
2 11 (14.86%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) Sun
3 8 (10.81%) BEA
4 7 (9.46%) HP
5 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.41%) NetCracker
6 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.05%) EMC
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco
8 2 (2.70%) Dell
8 2 (2.70%) BMC
9 1 (1.35%) MobileIron
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