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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK / England
Rank 204 176 162
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -14
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 495 642 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.21% 1.38% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 3.54% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 367 399
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.88 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +331.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +361.11%

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
16489 18142 17601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.43% 38.97% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11353 12396 11970
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 481 386
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.60 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 315 £475 - 60
South East -19 73 £425 +6.25% 20
North West +23 27 £430 +13.90% 4
North East -2 20 £401 -38.26% 2
East of England -14 17 £265 -11.66% 14
South West -1 11 £443 -1.66% 11
Yorkshire -26 11 £375 -9.63% 6
East Midlands -24 10 £350 -20.00% 1
West Midlands -48 6 £451 -4.04% 1
Midlands -1 1 - -
Shell Script
UK

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 796 (63.63%) Linux
2 711 (56.83%) Unix
3 481 (38.45%) SQL
4 468 (37.41%) Oracle
5 395 (31.57%) Agile Software Development
6 376 (30.06%) Java
7 286 (22.86%) Jenkins
8 282 (22.54%) Python
9 265 (21.18%) Perl
10 264 (21.10%) DevOps
11 255 (20.38%) Git (software)
12 249 (19.90%) Windows
13 247 (19.74%) Finance
14 228 (18.23%) Scrum
15 226 (18.07%) Puppet
16 220 (17.59%) Security Cleared
17 208 (16.63%) JIRA
18 197 (15.75%) Configuration Management
19 192 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
20 189 (15.11%) Maven
21 187 (14.95%) PL/SQL
21 187 (14.95%) VMware
22 186 (14.87%) Banking
22 186 (14.87%) SC Cleared
23 175 (13.99%) Red Hat
23 175 (13.99%) Ansible
24 174 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 173 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
25 173 (13.83%) Oracle Database
26 171 (13.67%) JUnit

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 155 (12.39%) Apache
2 124 (9.91%) WebSphere
3 120 (9.59%) Confluence
4 98 (7.83%) Elasticsearch
5 81 (6.47%) WebLogic
6 73 (5.84%) Tomcat
7 56 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 43 (3.44%) Apache Spark
8 43 (3.44%) OpenStack
9 36 (2.88%) JBoss
10 31 (2.48%) nginx
11 30 (2.40%) Apache Pig
12 22 (1.76%) IBM HTTP Server
13 19 (1.52%) Apache Geronimo
13 19 (1.52%) Apache TomEE
14 16 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
14 16 (1.28%) CloudStack
14 16 (1.28%) SharePoint
15 14 (1.12%) IIS
16 12 (0.96%) Mule
Applications
1 78 (6.24%) HipChat
2 44 (3.52%) MS Excel
3 18 (1.44%) MS Office
4 5 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.24%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.16%) MS Project
8 1 (0.080%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.80%) ION MarketView
5 9 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.64%) Fredhopper
7 7 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.32%) RMDS
10 3 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (0.16%) Primavera
11 2 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
11 2 (0.16%) Summit
12 1 (0.080%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 192 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.00%) PaaS
4 24 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.44%) IaaS
6 17 (1.36%) SaaS
7 16 (1.28%) GitHub
8 11 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (0.88%) Office 365
9 5 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.40%) Route 53
10 4 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.24%) HP Helion
12 1 (0.080%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.080%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.080%) Slack
12 1 (0.080%) Trello
12 1 (0.080%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 141 (11.27%) DNS
2 93 (7.43%) SSH
3 91 (7.27%) TCP/IP
4 80 (6.39%) OpenVPN
5 78 (6.24%) OpenLDAP
6 77 (6.16%) SAN
7 65 (5.20%) HTTP
8 63 (5.04%) SSL
9 57 (4.56%) LDAP
10 53 (4.24%) Firewall
11 32 (2.56%) VPN
12 24 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
13 19 (1.52%) IPsec
14 18 (1.44%) DHCP
15 16 (1.28%) Internet
15 16 (1.28%) WAN
16 15 (1.20%) LAN
17 14 (1.12%) SMTP
18 12 (0.96%) HTTPS
18 12 (0.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (13.83%) Oracle Database
2 149 (11.91%) Hadoop
3 123 (9.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 93 (7.43%) Big Data
4 93 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
5 91 (7.27%) SQL Server
6 84 (6.71%) Relational Database
7 69 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
8 59 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 55 (4.40%) Apache Hive
9 55 (4.40%) MySQL
10 52 (4.16%) DB2
11 36 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
12 34 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 33 (2.64%) HBase
13 33 (2.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 30 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
14 30 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
14 30 (2.40%) RDBMS
15 28 (2.24%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 286 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 255 (20.38%) Git (software)
3 208 (16.63%) JIRA
4 189 (15.11%) Maven
5 171 (13.67%) JUnit
6 120 (9.59%) Ant
7 104 (8.31%) Sonatype Nexus
8 92 (7.35%) TeamCity
9 81 (6.47%) SonarQube
10 76 (6.08%) JIRA Agile
10 76 (6.08%) Liquibase
11 74 (5.92%) Bitbucket
12 60 (4.80%) Gradle
13 58 (4.64%) Mockito
14 55 (4.40%) Selenium
15 52 (4.16%) Subversion
16 46 (3.68%) Cucumber
17 41 (3.28%) Spock
18 30 (2.40%) ClearCase
19 29 (2.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 247 (19.74%) Finance
2 186 (14.87%) Banking
3 59 (4.72%) Retail
4 54 (4.32%) Investment Banking
5 33 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 22 (1.76%) Law
7 18 (1.44%) Financial Institution
7 18 (1.44%) Front Office
8 17 (1.36%) Legal
9 15 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.20%) Marketing
10 12 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
10 12 (0.96%) Retail Banking
11 9 (0.72%) Electronics
11 9 (0.72%) Military
12 5 (0.40%) Back Office
13 4 (0.32%) Advertising
13 4 (0.32%) Publishing
14 3 (0.24%) Automotive
15 2 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 351 (28.06%) Developer
2 150 (11.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 112 (8.95%) Administrator
4 101 (8.07%) Java Developer
5 91 (7.27%) Consultant
6 74 (5.92%) Linux Engineer
7 72 (5.76%) DBA
8 61 (4.88%) Analyst
8 61 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
9 57 (4.56%) Oracle Developer
10 49 (3.92%) Support Engineer
11 47 (3.76%) Senior Developer
12 46 (3.68%) Architect
13 44 (3.52%) Unix Engineer
14 43 (3.44%) Oracle DBA
15 35 (2.80%) SQL Developer
16 34 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
17 32 (2.56%) Senior DevOps
18 29 (2.32%) Linux Scripter
18 29 (2.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (12.55%) XML
2 130 (10.39%) HTML
3 122 (9.75%) JSON
4 121 (9.67%) SOAP
5 106 (8.47%) J2EE
6 99 (7.91%) REST
6 99 (7.91%) Spring
7 96 (7.67%) Web Services
8 92 (7.35%) ELK Stack
9 84 (6.71%) jQuery
10 82 (6.55%) Software Packaging
11 81 (6.47%) CSS
12 77 (6.16%) JMS
13 76 (6.08%) .NET
13 76 (6.08%) MCollective
14 61 (4.88%) Middleware
15 53 (4.24%) Gherkin
16 51 (4.08%) HTML5
16 51 (4.08%) Node.js
17 50 (4.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 83 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (3.68%) Clustering
3 43 (3.44%) Data Centre
4 41 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 39 (3.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 33 (2.64%) Computer Science
6 33 (2.64%) Mainframe
7 28 (2.24%) IBM Mainframe
8 25 (2.00%) User Experience
9 23 (1.84%) Fixed Income
10 19 (1.52%) Equities
11 18 (1.44%) Virtual Team
12 15 (1.20%) DataPower
12 15 (1.20%) Replication
12 15 (1.20%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.12%) Derivative
13 14 (1.12%) EMC VMAX
13 14 (1.12%) EMC VNX
13 14 (1.12%) Fintech
13 14 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 796 (63.63%) Linux
2 711 (56.83%) Unix
3 249 (19.90%) Windows
4 174 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 145 (11.59%) Solaris
6 127 (10.15%) AIX
7 96 (7.67%) CentOS
7 96 (7.67%) Windows Server
8 31 (2.48%) Oracle Linux
9 23 (1.84%) SUSE
10 22 (1.76%) Ubuntu
11 18 (1.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 17 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (1.28%) HPUX
14 14 (1.12%) Mac OS
14 14 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (1.04%) Debian
15 13 (1.04%) RancherOS
15 13 (1.04%) VyOS
16 12 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (31.57%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (21.10%) DevOps
3 228 (18.23%) Scrum
4 197 (15.75%) Configuration Management
5 173 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
6 124 (9.91%) Continuous Delivery
7 112 (8.95%) Service Management
8 110 (8.79%) Performance Tuning
9 107 (8.55%) TDD
10 101 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
11 89 (7.11%) ITIL
12 84 (6.71%) BDD
13 82 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 77 (6.16%) Identity Management
15 76 (6.08%) Workflow
16 72 (5.76%) Open Source
17 65 (5.20%) Analytics
18 62 (4.96%) Unit Testing
19 59 (4.72%) Migration
20 58 (4.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 481 (38.45%) SQL
2 376 (30.06%) Java
3 282 (22.54%) Python
4 265 (21.18%) Perl
5 187 (14.95%) PL/SQL
6 157 (12.55%) JavaScript
7 143 (11.43%) Ruby
8 137 (10.95%) Bash Shell
9 75 (6.00%) C#
10 73 (5.84%) C++
10 73 (5.84%) PowerShell
11 70 (5.60%) Korn
12 67 (5.36%) C
13 48 (3.84%) VB
14 41 (3.28%) PHP
14 41 (3.28%) XPath
15 29 (2.32%) Scala
16 16 (1.28%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.12%) COBOL
18 11 (0.88%) Jython
Qualifications
1 220 (17.59%) Security Cleared
2 186 (14.87%) SC Cleared
3 96 (7.67%) Degree
4 40 (3.20%) DV Cleared
5 36 (2.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 30 (2.40%) CTC Cleared
7 8 (0.64%) RHCE
7 8 (0.64%) RHCSA
7 8 (0.64%) RHCT
8 7 (0.56%) OCP
8 7 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.48%) ISEB
9 6 (0.48%) PhD
9 6 (0.48%) RHCA
10 5 (0.40%) CCNA
10 5 (0.40%) CCNP
10 5 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.40%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.32%) MCSE
11 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.40%) QA
2 25 (2.00%) FATCA
3 15 (1.20%) MiFID
4 14 (1.12%) EMIR
5 13 (1.04%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
7 7 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.40%) SLA
9 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.24%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.24%) SDET
11 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.080%) Basel II
12 1 (0.080%) MISRA
12 1 (0.080%) MISRA C
System Software
1 141 (11.27%) Docker
2 84 (6.71%) Squid
3 82 (6.55%) Postfix
4 79 (6.31%) vCloud
5 71 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (2.96%) vSphere
7 32 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
8 31 (2.48%) HDFS
9 28 (2.24%) Active Directory
10 23 (1.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 22 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
12 19 (1.52%) NFS
13 17 (1.36%) Xen
14 16 (1.28%) XenServer
15 12 (0.96%) Samba
15 12 (0.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 11 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 11 (0.88%) iptables
16 11 (0.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 10 (0.80%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 226 (18.07%) Puppet
2 175 (13.99%) Ansible
3 95 (7.59%) Terraform
4 86 (6.87%) ZABBIX
5 85 (6.79%) logstash
5 85 (6.79%) Rancher
6 84 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
7 82 (6.55%) Kibana
8 80 (6.39%) Kubernetes
9 45 (3.60%) Tivoli
10 33 (2.64%) Packer
11 31 (2.48%) HP SiteScope
12 29 (2.32%) Red Hat Satellite
13 27 (2.16%) Nagios
14 26 (2.08%) Consul
15 23 (1.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 22 (1.76%) Data Guard
16 22 (1.76%) Hadoop YARN
16 22 (1.76%) HAProxy
17 21 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 468 (37.41%) Oracle
2 187 (14.95%) VMware
3 175 (13.99%) Red Hat
4 154 (12.31%) IBM
5 95 (7.59%) HP
6 89 (7.11%) Atlassian
7 88 (7.03%) Microsoft
8 79 (6.31%) Sonatype
9 52 (4.16%) Splunk
10 47 (3.76%) Solace
11 42 (3.36%) Informatica
12 37 (2.96%) AppDynamics
13 36 (2.88%) Cisco
13 36 (2.88%) webMethods
14 35 (2.80%) MuleSoft
15 34 (2.72%) SAP
16 33 (2.64%) Sun
17 31 (2.48%) EMC
18 28 (2.24%) Veritas
19 27 (2.16%) NetApp
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