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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 118 117 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 27 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.90% 0.91% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.55% 2.43% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +49.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £239 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £415 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.06 £37.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-24.15% +15.26%
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
1059 1111 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 35.44% 37.64% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 651 487
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 65 96
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £26.05 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

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 July 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 1 July 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 +2 18 £350 - 1
Essex -12 3 £565 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £334 - 3
Cambridgeshire -8 2 £420 +75.00% 3
Suffolk +1 1 - -
Shell Script
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 33 (61.11%) UNIX
2 26 (48.15%) Linux
3 24 (44.44%) Oracle
4 20 (37.04%) Windows
5 13 (24.07%) Solaris
5 13 (24.07%) SQL
5 13 (24.07%) DNS
6 12 (22.22%) Apache
7 11 (20.37%) LDAP
7 11 (20.37%) PL/SQL
7 11 (20.37%) VMware
7 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database
8 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
8 10 (18.52%) WebLogic
8 10 (18.52%) MySQL
9 9 (16.67%) C
10 8 (14.81%) C++
10 8 (14.81%) PHP
10 8 (14.81%) J2EE
10 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 8 (14.81%) Python
10 8 (14.81%) HP
11 7 (12.96%) Perl
11 7 (12.96%) Java
11 7 (12.96%) IIS
11 7 (12.96%) Web Services
11 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
12 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 6 (11.11%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 12 (22.22%) Apache
2 10 (18.52%) WebLogic
3 7 (12.96%) IIS
4 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.26%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.70%) Kinematics
6 2 (3.70%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.70%) JBoss
7 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.85%) Zope
7 1 (1.85%) Plone
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS Project
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.70%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) DNS
2 11 (20.37%) LDAP
3 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) WAN
3 3 (5.56%) SSH
3 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.70%) NAS
4 2 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.52%) MySQL
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
1 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
1 5 (9.26%) ProC
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.70%) GCC
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) MSI
3 1 (1.85%) ChangeMan
General
1 5 (9.26%) Billing
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Avionics
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Developer
2 9 (16.67%) Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.41%) DBA
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) C++ Developer
5 4 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Progress DBA
7 2 (3.70%) XML Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.70%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) J2EE
2 7 (12.96%) Web Services
3 5 (9.26%) .NET
3 5 (9.26%) WCF
4 4 (7.41%) OAuth
4 4 (7.41%) XACML
4 4 (7.41%) SPML
4 4 (7.41%) OpenID
4 4 (7.41%) SAML
5 3 (5.56%) Qt
5 3 (5.56%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.70%) XML
6 2 (3.70%) XSLT
6 2 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (3.70%) OpenCV
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (3.70%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.70%) HTML
6 2 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (1.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (3.70%) Robotics
3 2 (3.70%) Mechatronics
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) VHDL
3 2 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.85%) HACMP
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) AS400
4 1 (1.85%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) UNIX
2 26 (48.15%) Linux
3 20 (37.04%) Windows
4 13 (24.07%) Solaris
5 3 (5.56%) HPUX
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.85%) Tru64
6 1 (1.85%) Debian
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (9.26%) UML
2 5 (9.26%) CRM
2 5 (9.26%) Workflow
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL
3 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
4 3 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.70%) Scrum
5 2 (3.70%) Benchmarking
5 2 (3.70%) SysML
5 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.70%) Information Management
5 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.70%) Signal Processing
5 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) PL/SQL
3 9 (16.67%) C
4 8 (14.81%) C++
4 8 (14.81%) PHP
4 8 (14.81%) Python
5 7 (12.96%) Perl
5 7 (12.96%) Java
6 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.26%) C#
7 5 (9.26%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.41%) C-shell
9 3 (5.56%) Bourne shell
10 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.70%) ANSI C
10 2 (3.70%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.70%) XQuery
11 1 (1.85%) REXX
11 1 (1.85%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) CISSP
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) vSphere
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) Cygwin
5 1 (1.85%) vCloud
5 1 (1.85%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.85%) OpenView
4 1 (1.85%) WSUS
4 1 (1.85%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Oracle
2 11 (20.37%) VMware
3 8 (14.81%) HP
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.26%) NetCracker
4 5 (9.26%) BEA
4 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.41%) EMC
5 4 (7.41%) Sun
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco
6 3 (5.56%) BMC
7 2 (3.70%) WorldPay
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) Progress
8 1 (1.85%) Compaq
8 1 (1.85%) NetApp
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