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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 177 161 144
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 640 665 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.22% 1.38% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% 3.49% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 401 446
Average daily rate
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£404 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.93% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 21
Average hourly rate £33.73 £23.46 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -37.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £26.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £177.00 £66.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -37.44%
Shell Script
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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
19322 19076 19960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.97% 39.55% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12584 12304 11983
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 507 688
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £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 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 19 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 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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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 +16 386 £413 -8.33% 72
South East -42 80 £425 +18.05% 27
North West -13 48 £388 +40.90% 11
East of England +4 35 £400 +48.14% 15
West Midlands -20 22 £375 +7.52% 7
North East -15 21 £329 -9.22%
Yorkshire +3 20 £370 +23.33% 13
South West -43 18 £415 +28.68% 5
East Midlands -3 6 £450 +41.73% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 807 (66.53%) UNIX
2 642 (52.93%) Linux
3 549 (45.26%) Oracle
4 539 (44.44%) SQL
5 363 (29.93%) Java
6 294 (24.24%) Perl
7 256 (21.10%) Oracle Database
8 242 (19.95%) Finance
9 241 (19.87%) Windows
10 232 (19.13%) PL/SQL
11 220 (18.14%) Banking
12 197 (16.24%) Red Hat
13 195 (16.08%) Python
14 178 (14.67%) Solaris
14 178 (14.67%) XML
15 167 (13.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 140 (11.54%) Bash Shell
17 139 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
18 135 (11.13%) Web Services
19 133 (10.96%) Apache
20 130 (10.72%) Microsoft
21 129 (10.63%) WebLogic
22 128 (10.55%) Oracle Database 11g
23 125 (10.31%) SQL Server
23 125 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
24 122 (10.06%) C++
24 122 (10.06%) SAN
25 115 (9.48%) VMware
25 115 (9.48%) Puppet
26 114 (9.40%) DNS

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 133 (10.96%) Apache
2 129 (10.63%) WebLogic
3 93 (7.67%) WebSphere
4 81 (6.68%) Tomcat
5 41 (3.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 33 (2.72%) IIS
7 29 (2.39%) SharePoint
8 24 (1.98%) OpenStack
9 21 (1.73%) Confluence
10 20 (1.65%) IBM HTTP Server
11 18 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
12 16 (1.32%) GlassFish
13 14 (1.15%) MS Exchange
14 13 (1.07%) Tuxedo
15 12 (0.99%) Documentum
15 12 (0.99%) Lync
15 12 (0.99%) Adobe CQ
16 11 (0.91%) TIBCO EMS
16 11 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 10 (0.82%) CMS
Applications
1 51 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.65%) MS Office
3 9 (0.74%) MS Project
4 8 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.25%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.082%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 16 (1.32%) ResourceLink
2 14 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
5 8 (0.66%) Maximo
6 7 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (0.49%) Remedy AR System
7 6 (0.49%) ION MarketView
8 5 (0.41%) TIBCO iProcess
9 4 (0.33%) Staffware
9 4 (0.33%) Kondor+
9 4 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.25%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.16%) SAP MDM
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.16%) Siebel Analytics
11 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.14%) SaaS
2 22 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
4 9 (0.74%) GitHub
5 7 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.33%) Joyent
8 1 (0.082%) Route 53
8 1 (0.082%) IaaS
8 1 (0.082%) PaaS
8 1 (0.082%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 122 (10.06%) SAN
2 114 (9.40%) DNS
3 109 (8.99%) TCP/IP
4 76 (6.27%) HTTP
5 61 (5.03%) LDAP
6 59 (4.86%) Firewall
7 58 (4.78%) SSL
8 35 (2.89%) NAS
9 27 (2.23%) SSH
10 26 (2.14%) VPN
11 25 (2.06%) DHCP
12 24 (1.98%) FTP
13 17 (1.40%) Reverse Proxy
13 17 (1.40%) Internet
14 16 (1.32%) SMTP
15 15 (1.24%) WAN
15 15 (1.24%) HTTPS
16 14 (1.15%) LAN
17 13 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
18 12 (0.99%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (21.10%) Oracle Database
2 128 (10.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 125 (10.31%) SQL Server
4 112 (9.23%) Relational Database
5 100 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
6 99 (8.16%) MySQL
7 83 (6.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 70 (5.77%) RDBMS
9 37 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
9 37 (3.05%) NoSQL
10 34 (2.80%) Big Data
11 30 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (2.23%) PowerCenter
13 26 (2.14%) DB2
14 25 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (1.98%) SQLPlus
16 21 (1.73%) MongoDB
17 20 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 17 (1.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 104 (8.57%) Subversion
2 99 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 74 (6.10%) Jenkins
4 57 (4.70%) Maven
5 51 (4.20%) JIRA
6 34 (2.80%) TeamCity
7 32 (2.64%) Ant
8 27 (2.23%) Selenium
8 27 (2.23%) JUnit
8 27 (2.23%) Eclipse
9 25 (2.06%) Toad
10 21 (1.73%) Cucumber
11 18 (1.48%) Introscope
12 17 (1.40%) CruiseControl
13 16 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
14 15 (1.24%) ClearCase
15 14 (1.15%) ERwin
16 13 (1.07%) RSpec
16 13 (1.07%) LoadRunner
17 12 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
General
1 242 (19.95%) Finance
2 220 (18.14%) Banking
3 100 (8.24%) Investment Banking
4 40 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 36 (2.97%) Retail
6 23 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 23 (1.90%) Front Office
6 23 (1.90%) Back Office
7 16 (1.32%) Games
8 13 (1.07%) Legal
9 12 (0.99%) Marketing
10 10 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.49%) Private Banking
11 6 (0.49%) Billing
12 5 (0.41%) German Language
12 5 (0.41%) Automotive
12 5 (0.41%) Publishing
13 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.25%) Electronics
15 2 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 365 (30.09%) Developer
2 168 (13.85%) Administrator
3 114 (9.40%) Analyst
4 88 (7.25%) DBA
5 78 (6.43%) Systems Administrator
6 63 (5.19%) Oracle DBA
7 61 (5.03%) Consultant
8 60 (4.95%) Java Developer
9 57 (4.70%) C++ Developer
10 53 (4.37%) Architect
11 52 (4.29%) UNIX Administrator
12 43 (3.54%) Linux Administrator
13 42 (3.46%) Support Analyst
14 37 (3.05%) Senior Developer
14 37 (3.05%) Perl Developer
15 36 (2.97%) Tester
16 35 (2.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 31 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
18 28 (2.31%) Applications Support
19 27 (2.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (14.67%) XML
2 135 (11.13%) Web Services
3 108 (8.90%) HTML
4 95 (7.83%) Middleware
5 63 (5.19%) JSON
6 52 (4.29%) Spring
7 49 (4.04%) J2EE
8 46 (3.79%) JMS
9 42 (3.46%) XSLT
10 39 (3.22%) Hibernate
10 39 (3.22%) CSS
11 36 (2.97%) .NET
12 35 (2.89%) JSP
13 32 (2.64%) jQuery
14 28 (2.31%) Servlets
14 28 (2.31%) SOAP
14 28 (2.31%) JDBC
15 26 (2.14%) LAMP
15 26 (2.14%) WebSphere MQ
15 26 (2.14%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 125 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (4.29%) Replication
3 46 (3.79%) Clustering
4 44 (3.63%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.22%) Open Source
6 34 (2.80%) Data Integration
7 23 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 22 (1.81%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.73%) Derivative
9 21 (1.73%) Fixed Income
10 20 (1.65%) Equities
11 18 (1.48%) Oracle Exalogic
12 14 (1.15%) HACMP
13 13 (1.07%) Wiki
13 13 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.99%) Firmware
14 12 (0.99%) Credit Risk
15 11 (0.91%) Mathematics
15 11 (0.91%) Mainframe
16 10 (0.82%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 807 (66.53%) UNIX
2 642 (52.93%) Linux
3 241 (19.87%) Windows
4 178 (14.67%) Solaris
5 167 (13.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 80 (6.60%) AIX
7 48 (3.96%) SUSE
8 39 (3.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (3.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (2.97%) HPUX
10 34 (2.80%) CentOS
11 25 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (1.90%) Windows 7
13 19 (1.57%) Ubuntu
14 17 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
15 15 (1.24%) Debian
16 12 (0.99%) VMS
17 8 (0.66%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.49%) Android
19 5 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (9.32%) ITIL
3 104 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
4 101 (8.33%) ETL
4 101 (8.33%) Migration
5 90 (7.42%) OO
6 82 (6.76%) Configuration Management
7 76 (6.27%) Data Modelling
7 76 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (4.95%) DevOps
10 58 (4.78%) TDD
11 56 (4.62%) Change Management
12 53 (4.37%) Scrum
13 49 (4.04%) BDD
14 46 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
14 46 (3.79%) Software Engineering
15 42 (3.46%) Test Automation
15 42 (3.46%) Low Latency
16 41 (3.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 539 (44.44%) SQL
2 363 (29.93%) Java
3 294 (24.24%) Perl
4 232 (19.13%) PL/SQL
5 195 (16.08%) Python
6 140 (11.54%) Bash Shell
7 122 (10.06%) C++
8 101 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 97 (8.00%) PowerShell
10 88 (7.25%) C
10 88 (7.25%) Korn
11 70 (5.77%) Ruby
12 66 (5.44%) PHP
13 45 (3.71%) VB
14 27 (2.23%) C#
15 26 (2.14%) Jython
16 24 (1.98%) VBA
16 24 (1.98%) T-SQL
16 24 (1.98%) VBScript
17 19 (1.57%) sed
Qualifications
1 93 (7.67%) Security Cleared
2 85 (7.01%) Degree
3 71 (5.85%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.15%) Sun Certification
6 13 (1.07%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.82%) ISEB
8 9 (0.74%) RHCE
9 8 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.49%) OCP
10 6 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.16%) MCSE
13 2 (0.16%) MCITP
13 2 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.082%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.43%) QA
2 21 (1.73%) SLA
3 19 (1.57%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.082%) COREP
6 1 (0.082%) FINREP
6 1 (0.082%) JTAG
6 1 (0.082%) COBIT
6 1 (0.082%) Basel II
System Software
1 80 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (6.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 64 (5.28%) Oracle RAC
4 45 (3.71%) Active Directory
5 21 (1.73%) NFS
6 17 (1.40%) XenServer
6 17 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 17 (1.40%) VMware ESX
7 15 (1.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 11 (0.91%) Squid
9 10 (0.82%) Samba
10 9 (0.74%) RHEV
10 9 (0.74%) KVM
10 9 (0.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 8 (0.66%) Hyper-V
12 7 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.58%) qmail
12 7 (0.58%) Xen
13 6 (0.49%) Varnish
13 6 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 115 (9.48%) Puppet
2 68 (5.61%) Tivoli
3 56 (4.62%) Data Guard
4 53 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (3.30%) Control-M
6 32 (2.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 31 (2.56%) NetBackup
8 29 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
9 19 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 16 (1.32%) SCOM
10 16 (1.32%) Vagrant
11 15 (1.24%) ZABBIX
12 13 (1.07%) Nagios
13 10 (0.82%) Cobbler
14 9 (0.74%) SCCM
14 9 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
15 8 (0.66%) CA SiteMinder
15 8 (0.66%) MOM
16 6 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
16 6 (0.49%) YUM
Vendors
1 549 (45.26%) Oracle
2 197 (16.24%) Red Hat
3 130 (10.72%) Microsoft
4 115 (9.48%) VMware
5 92 (7.58%) IBM
6 66 (5.44%) HP
7 61 (5.03%) Sybase
8 56 (4.62%) Informatica
9 49 (4.04%) Sun
10 40 (3.30%) JBoss
11 38 (3.13%) SAP
12 35 (2.89%) EMC
13 30 (2.47%) Cisco
13 30 (2.47%) Citrix
13 30 (2.47%) NetApp
13 30 (2.47%) Veritas
14 29 (2.39%) Ab Initio
15 27 (2.23%) CA
16 23 (1.90%) webMethods
16 23 (1.90%) BMC
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £420.00 - £477.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Pertemps Plymouth
Rate: From £175 to £175 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 15 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £470 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £380 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Rate: From £380 to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Annum possibly more for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago