The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 158 169 153
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 639 560 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.40% 1.26% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 3.34% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 309 350
Average daily rate
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£403 £389 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.68%
Shell Script
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17290 16752 15962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.93% 37.57% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11658 10704 9991
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 465 680
Average hourly rate £35.18 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in England

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the England region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in England

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in England

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the England region.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in England

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +28 363 £450 +5.88% 62
South East -5 126 £365 -1.35% 29
East of England +34 44 £403 +7.33% 11
West Midlands +2 23 £325 +12.06% 6
Yorkshire -22 22 £350 +16.66% 13
North West -16 21 £331 -2.57% 7
South West -15 17 £300 -25.92% 11
East Midlands +14 16 £388 +21.56% 4
North East -18 2 £240 -2.04%
Shell Script
UK

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 854 (65.34%) UNIX
2 711 (54.40%) Linux
3 609 (46.60%) Oracle
4 522 (39.94%) SQL
5 329 (25.17%) Java
6 315 (24.10%) Perl
7 309 (23.64%) Windows
8 268 (20.50%) PL/SQL
9 267 (20.43%) Python
10 252 (19.28%) Oracle Database
11 240 (18.36%) Finance
12 226 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
13 217 (16.60%) Red Hat
14 192 (14.69%) Banking
15 176 (13.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 169 (12.93%) Solaris
17 166 (12.70%) DNS
18 165 (12.62%) Security Cleared
19 160 (12.24%) VMware
20 158 (12.09%) Puppet
21 154 (11.78%) Bash Shell
22 151 (11.55%) JavaScript
23 149 (11.40%) WebLogic
24 148 (11.32%) Oracle Database 11g
25 138 (10.56%) Apache
26 136 (10.41%) HTML
26 136 (10.41%) C++
27 133 (10.18%) MySQL
27 133 (10.18%) XML
28 119 (9.10%) SQL Server

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 149 (11.40%) WebLogic
2 138 (10.56%) Apache
3 78 (5.97%) Tomcat
4 66 (5.05%) WebSphere
5 46 (3.52%) JBoss
6 39 (2.98%) IIS
7 35 (2.68%) SharePoint
8 34 (2.60%) OpenStack
9 26 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
10 22 (1.68%) IBM HTTP Server
11 17 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
12 15 (1.15%) SAS
12 15 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
13 14 (1.07%) WebLogic Portal
13 14 (1.07%) Tuxedo
13 14 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
13 14 (1.07%) nginx
14 12 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
14 12 (0.92%) Documentum
14 12 (0.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 55 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.98%) MS Office
3 16 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.92%) MS Project
4 12 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.077%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.077%) CATIA
6 1 (0.077%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 27 (2.07%) Oracle Applications
2 21 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.38%) RMDS
5 5 (0.38%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.23%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.23%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.23%) Maximo
7 3 (0.23%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.15%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.077%) Adaptiv
9 1 (0.077%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.077%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.077%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 54 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.99%) Heroku
3 22 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.92%) Engine Yard
5 12 (0.92%) PaaS
6 11 (0.84%) GitHub
7 8 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.38%) SaaS
10 3 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.23%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.077%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 166 (12.70%) DNS
2 119 (9.10%) TCP/IP
3 118 (9.03%) SAN
4 78 (5.97%) Firewall
5 54 (4.13%) LDAP
6 49 (3.75%) SSL
7 47 (3.60%) NAS
8 44 (3.37%) HTTP
9 37 (2.83%) DHCP
10 29 (2.22%) FTP
11 25 (1.91%) VPN
12 21 (1.61%) LAN
13 20 (1.53%) WAN
13 20 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
15 17 (1.30%) Internet
16 15 (1.15%) VLAN
17 13 (0.99%) SSH
17 13 (0.99%) Network Security
18 12 (0.92%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (19.28%) Oracle Database
2 148 (11.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 133 (10.18%) MySQL
4 119 (9.10%) SQL Server
5 101 (7.73%) Relational Database
6 83 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
7 63 (4.82%) RDBMS
8 62 (4.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 61 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
10 53 (4.06%) MongoDB
10 53 (4.06%) NoSQL
11 35 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
12 34 (2.60%) Big Data
13 29 (2.22%) Hadoop
13 29 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
14 23 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
15 21 (1.61%) DB2
16 19 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (1.45%) PowerCenter
17 18 (1.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 114 (8.72%) Git (software)
2 113 (8.65%) Jenkins
3 109 (8.34%) Subversion
4 44 (3.37%) JIRA
5 39 (2.98%) Ant
6 37 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 32 (2.45%) TeamCity
8 30 (2.30%) Toad
8 30 (2.30%) Maven
9 29 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
10 27 (2.07%) Oracle Forms
11 21 (1.61%) Selenium
12 20 (1.53%) Cucumber
13 19 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 18 (1.38%) JMeter
15 16 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 16 (1.22%) Eclipse
15 16 (1.22%) CruiseControl
16 15 (1.15%) Introscope
General
1 240 (18.36%) Finance
2 192 (14.69%) Banking
3 79 (6.04%) Investment Banking
4 45 (3.44%) Telecoms
5 37 (2.83%) Front Office
6 31 (2.37%) Retail
7 27 (2.07%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.07%) Law
9 14 (1.07%) Marketing
10 13 (0.99%) Back Office
11 12 (0.92%) Legal
12 8 (0.61%) Billing
13 6 (0.46%) Games
14 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.31%) Publishing
15 3 (0.23%) Advertising
15 3 (0.23%) Automotive
15 3 (0.23%) Military
16 2 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 384 (29.38%) Developer
2 151 (11.55%) Administrator
3 120 (9.18%) Analyst
4 86 (6.58%) DBA
5 76 (5.81%) Oracle DBA
6 70 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
7 66 (5.05%) Architect
8 64 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
9 61 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 56 (4.28%) Linux Engineer
11 50 (3.83%) Oracle Developer
12 49 (3.75%) C++ Developer
12 49 (3.75%) Applications Support
13 48 (3.67%) Java Developer
14 46 (3.52%) Support Analyst
15 40 (3.06%) Consultant
15 40 (3.06%) UNIX Administrator
16 37 (2.83%) Perl Developer
16 37 (2.83%) Linux Administrator
17 34 (2.60%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (10.41%) HTML
2 133 (10.18%) XML
3 97 (7.42%) Web Services
4 76 (5.81%) Middleware
5 70 (5.36%) CSS
6 63 (4.82%) J2EE
7 58 (4.44%) .NET
7 58 (4.44%) jQuery
8 41 (3.14%) JSON
9 37 (2.83%) Ajax
10 26 (1.99%) Spring
11 25 (1.91%) JDBC
12 24 (1.84%) JSP
12 24 (1.84%) ODBC
12 24 (1.84%) Hibernate
13 23 (1.76%) HTML5
13 23 (1.76%) JMS
14 22 (1.68%) Ruby on Rails
14 22 (1.68%) Java EE
15 21 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 95 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.90%) Clustering
3 61 (4.67%) Computer Science
4 55 (4.21%) Open Source
5 29 (2.22%) Oracle Exalogic
6 28 (2.14%) Replication
6 28 (2.14%) Wiki
7 24 (1.84%) Fixed Income
7 24 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 24 (1.84%) Derivative
8 22 (1.68%) Equities
8 22 (1.68%) Data Integration
9 20 (1.53%) Statistics
10 17 (1.30%) Device Driver
11 16 (1.22%) User Experience
11 16 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (0.84%) Mathematics
12 11 (0.84%) Reference Data
12 11 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 11 (0.84%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 854 (65.34%) UNIX
2 711 (54.40%) Linux
3 309 (23.64%) Windows
4 176 (13.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 169 (12.93%) Solaris
6 92 (7.04%) AIX
7 69 (5.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 63 (4.82%) SUSE
9 55 (4.21%) HPUX
10 54 (4.13%) Ubuntu
11 41 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 37 (2.83%) CentOS
13 34 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (1.99%) Debian
15 25 (1.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 22 (1.68%) Mac OS X
17 21 (1.61%) Windows XP
18 20 (1.53%) Windows 7
19 17 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
20 15 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (8.95%) ITIL
2 117 (8.95%) Migration
3 116 (8.88%) OO
4 112 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 108 (8.26%) Performance Tuning
6 100 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
7 96 (7.35%) DevOps
8 87 (6.66%) ETL
9 80 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (4.74%) Software Engineering
11 56 (4.28%) Release Management
12 52 (3.98%) Load Balancing
12 52 (3.98%) Data Modelling
13 48 (3.67%) Performance Testing
14 46 (3.52%) TDD
15 45 (3.44%) Disaster Recovery
16 44 (3.37%) Change Management
17 41 (3.14%) Project Management
18 40 (3.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 522 (39.94%) SQL
2 329 (25.17%) Java
3 315 (24.10%) Perl
4 268 (20.50%) PL/SQL
5 267 (20.43%) Python
6 154 (11.78%) Bash Shell
7 151 (11.55%) JavaScript
8 136 (10.41%) C++
9 117 (8.95%) Ruby
10 112 (8.57%) Korn
11 98 (7.50%) C
12 92 (7.04%) PHP
13 86 (6.58%) PowerShell
14 54 (4.13%) VB
15 48 (3.67%) T-SQL
16 44 (3.37%) C#
17 27 (2.07%) Jython
18 19 (1.45%) VBScript
19 18 (1.38%) Scala
20 17 (1.30%) AWK
Qualifications
1 165 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 119 (9.10%) SC Cleared
3 79 (6.04%) Degree
4 37 (2.83%) DV Cleared
5 16 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (0.77%) RHCE
8 9 (0.69%) Sun Certification
8 9 (0.69%) CISSP
9 7 (0.54%) RHCA
9 7 (0.54%) RHCSA
10 6 (0.46%) ISEB
11 5 (0.38%) CEH
12 4 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.31%) SAS Certification
12 4 (0.31%) CCNA
12 4 (0.31%) CCSP
12 4 (0.31%) CCSA
12 4 (0.31%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.20%) QA
2 24 (1.84%) SLA
3 13 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.31%) HL7
4 4 (0.31%) DICOM
5 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.15%) COREP
6 2 (0.15%) FINREP
7 1 (0.077%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.077%) Data Quality
System Software
1 76 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (4.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 48 (3.67%) Active Directory
4 45 (3.44%) Oracle RAC
5 31 (2.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 22 (1.68%) vSphere
7 18 (1.38%) Hyper-V
8 17 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 17 (1.30%) Sendmail
9 15 (1.15%) VMware ESX
10 12 (0.92%) Firmware
10 12 (0.92%) Shibboleth
11 10 (0.77%) NFS
11 10 (0.77%) Samba
12 9 (0.69%) XenServer
12 9 (0.69%) Varnish
12 9 (0.69%) HDFS
13 8 (0.61%) Apache Flume
13 8 (0.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 8 (0.61%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 158 (12.09%) Puppet
2 74 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (3.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 39 (2.98%) Tivoli
5 36 (2.75%) Nagios
5 36 (2.75%) Cobbler
6 32 (2.45%) Data Guard
7 29 (2.22%) Control-M
8 26 (1.99%) NetBackup
9 25 (1.91%) Ansible
10 21 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
11 17 (1.30%) SCCM
12 15 (1.15%) SCOM
13 13 (0.99%) MIMEsweeper
14 12 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 12 (0.92%) ZABBIX
15 11 (0.84%) CA SiteMinder
16 10 (0.77%) collectd
17 9 (0.69%) MAILsweeper
17 9 (0.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 609 (46.60%) Oracle
2 217 (16.60%) Red Hat
3 160 (12.24%) VMware
4 108 (8.26%) Microsoft
5 88 (6.73%) Sybase
6 83 (6.35%) HP
7 76 (5.81%) IBM
8 71 (5.43%) Informatica
9 55 (4.21%) Cisco
10 52 (3.98%) EMC
11 45 (3.44%) Veritas
12 43 (3.29%) Sun
13 41 (3.14%) NetApp
14 35 (2.68%) McAfee
15 26 (1.99%) Symantec
15 26 (1.99%) Ab Initio
16 24 (1.84%) Business Objects
17 19 (1.45%) SAP
18 18 (1.38%) TIBCO
19 17 (1.30%) BEA
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £750.00 - £900.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day Long term projects - 3 month rolling +
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
InterAct Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Accomplish Today Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £23,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SDC
Rate: From £250 to £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago