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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 180 170 179
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 622 648 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.32% 1.38% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 3.64% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 373 339
Average daily rate £425 £384 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £529 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £35.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.59 £35.75 £24.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £37.50 £101.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +6.53%
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
18224 17823 17034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.62% 37.85% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12493 11941 10865
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 493 415 470
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.73 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -41 265 £450 +5.26% 61
South East 0 106 £400 +12.28% 24
West Midlands +30 76 £470 +50.40% 10
Yorkshire +15 61 £400 +14.28% 12
North West +4 44 £425 +25.92% 14
East Midlands -7 28 £400 +16.78% 1
East of England -17 18 £300 -25.46% 13
South West 0 15 £463 +48.00% 5
North East -11 9 £650 +170.83%
Midlands -1 2 £525 +61.53%
Shell Script
UK

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 877 (64.16%) Unix
2 774 (56.62%) Linux
3 735 (53.77%) Oracle
4 656 (47.99%) SQL
5 486 (35.55%) Java
6 390 (28.53%) Perl
7 344 (25.16%) PL/SQL
8 340 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
9 321 (23.48%) Finance
10 297 (21.73%) Python
11 276 (20.19%) Windows
12 259 (18.95%) Oracle Database
13 231 (16.90%) Red Hat
14 223 (16.31%) Solaris
15 218 (15.95%) JavaScript
16 215 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 203 (14.85%) WebLogic
18 190 (13.90%) XML
19 174 (12.73%) HTML
20 157 (11.49%) Oracle Database 11g
21 156 (11.41%) SQL Server
21 156 (11.41%) Bash Shell
22 154 (11.27%) AIX
23 153 (11.19%) Security Cleared
23 153 (11.19%) Banking
24 144 (10.53%) Git (software)
25 142 (10.39%) IBM
26 141 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
26 141 (10.31%) Informatica
27 136 (9.95%) J2EE

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 203 (14.85%) WebLogic
2 124 (9.07%) WebSphere
3 105 (7.68%) Apache
4 54 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 50 (3.66%) Confluence
6 45 (3.29%) OpenStack
6 45 (3.29%) SAS
7 43 (3.15%) JBoss
8 34 (2.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 27 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
11 23 (1.68%) IBM HTTP Server
11 23 (1.68%) SharePoint
12 21 (1.54%) Apache Spark
13 18 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (1.17%) Documentum
15 15 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 13 (0.95%) Apache Pig
16 13 (0.95%) Node.js
17 11 (0.80%) CloudStack
Applications
1 23 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.59%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.37%) HipChat
5 4 (0.29%) MS Office
5 4 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.073%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.073%) SPSS
6 1 (0.073%) Stata
6 1 (0.073%) Weka
Business Applications
1 36 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 23 (1.68%) OpenText Process Suite
3 19 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (1.32%) Oracle BRM
5 11 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.51%) HFM
7 7 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
7 7 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.29%) Fredhopper
10 3 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
11 2 (0.15%) Eloqua
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.15%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.54%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.88%) SaaS
5 9 (0.66%) GitHub
6 8 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (0.51%) Force.com
8 6 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (0.29%) IaaS
10 4 (0.29%) PaaS
11 3 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.073%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.073%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.073%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 94 (6.88%) SAN
2 66 (4.83%) TCP/IP
3 64 (4.68%) LDAP
4 57 (4.17%) DNS
5 50 (3.66%) HTTP
6 41 (3.00%) SSL
7 32 (2.34%) SNMP
8 30 (2.19%) FTP
9 29 (2.12%) Firewall
10 27 (1.98%) SSH
11 24 (1.76%) NAS
12 22 (1.61%) Internet
13 18 (1.32%) SMTP
14 12 (0.88%) Kerberos
15 11 (0.80%) DHCP
16 10 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
17 9 (0.66%) FWSM
17 9 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
18 8 (0.59%) iSCSI
18 8 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (18.95%) Oracle Database
2 157 (11.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 156 (11.41%) SQL Server
4 112 (8.19%) Relational Database
5 107 (7.83%) MySQL
6 94 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
7 88 (6.44%) BusinessObjects
8 83 (6.07%) Oracle Reports
9 82 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 81 (5.93%) Hadoop
11 67 (4.90%) DB2
12 52 (3.80%) Big Data
12 52 (3.80%) MongoDB
13 39 (2.85%) Oracle OWB
14 38 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
15 37 (2.71%) Sybase ASE
16 35 (2.56%) Apache Hive
17 32 (2.34%) NoSQL
17 32 (2.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 31 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 144 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 135 (9.88%) Jenkins
3 107 (7.83%) Subversion
4 96 (7.02%) JIRA
5 72 (5.27%) Maven
6 71 (5.19%) Eclipse
7 69 (5.05%) ClearCase
8 61 (4.46%) Ant
9 50 (3.66%) ClearQuest
10 48 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
11 44 (3.22%) CA Gen
12 43 (3.15%) Toad
13 42 (3.07%) Oracle APEX
14 38 (2.78%) Selenium
15 34 (2.49%) LoadRunner
16 33 (2.41%) Vagrant
17 32 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (2.19%) Cucumber
19 28 (2.05%) TeamCity
20 27 (1.98%) HP UFT
General
1 321 (23.48%) Finance
2 153 (11.19%) Banking
3 89 (6.51%) Investment Banking
4 38 (2.78%) Front Office
4 38 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 30 (2.19%) Retail
6 22 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.24%) Billing
8 16 (1.17%) Back Office
9 12 (0.88%) Military
10 11 (0.80%) Games
11 9 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.66%) Marketing
12 8 (0.59%) Automotive
13 6 (0.44%) Publishing
14 4 (0.29%) Electronics
15 3 (0.22%) Legal
16 2 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.15%) German Language
16 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 433 (31.68%) Developer
2 136 (9.95%) Administrator
3 110 (8.05%) Architect
4 108 (7.90%) Java Developer
5 107 (7.83%) DBA
6 103 (7.53%) Analyst
7 93 (6.80%) Oracle Developer
8 88 (6.44%) Consultant
9 77 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
10 75 (5.49%) Applications Support
11 70 (5.12%) Oracle DBA
12 69 (5.05%) SQL Developer
13 66 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
14 63 (4.61%) Senior Developer
15 54 (3.95%) Linux Engineer
16 44 (3.22%) Unix Administrator
17 41 (3.00%) Sybase DBA
18 40 (2.93%) Support Analyst
18 40 (2.93%) Support Engineer
19 39 (2.85%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (13.90%) XML
2 174 (12.73%) HTML
3 136 (9.95%) J2EE
4 130 (9.51%) Web Services
5 110 (8.05%) CSS
6 109 (7.97%) Middleware
7 93 (6.80%) SOAP
8 72 (5.27%) REST
9 70 (5.12%) .NET
10 67 (4.90%) JSON
11 57 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
12 53 (3.88%) Spring
13 52 (3.80%) jQuery
14 51 (3.73%) Java EE
15 46 (3.37%) JMS
16 43 (3.15%) Hibernate
17 41 (3.00%) JSF
18 35 (2.56%) JPA
19 33 (2.41%) Ajax
20 32 (2.34%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 123 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (5.56%) Clustering
3 54 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 49 (3.58%) Replication
5 45 (3.29%) Data Centre
6 43 (3.15%) PKI
7 39 (2.85%) Equities
8 38 (2.78%) Management Information System
9 34 (2.49%) Client/Server
10 27 (1.98%) Derivative
11 24 (1.76%) DataPower
11 24 (1.76%) Fixed Income
12 23 (1.68%) HACMP
13 22 (1.61%) Mainframe
14 19 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (1.32%) Visualisation
16 15 (1.10%) Data Integration
16 15 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 13 (0.95%) Data Structures
17 13 (0.95%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 877 (64.16%) Unix
2 774 (56.62%) Linux
3 276 (20.19%) Windows
4 223 (16.31%) Solaris
5 215 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 154 (11.27%) AIX
7 68 (4.97%) Windows Server
8 58 (4.24%) Mac OS X
9 31 (2.27%) HPUX
10 29 (2.12%) CentOS
10 29 (2.12%) Ubuntu
11 28 (2.05%) Oracle Linux
12 25 (1.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 18 (1.32%) SUSE
14 16 (1.17%) Debian
15 13 (0.95%) zOS
16 9 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (0.59%) Android
17 8 (0.59%) Mac OS X Server
17 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
3 123 (9.00%) Performance Tuning
3 123 (9.00%) Waterfall
4 115 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
5 113 (8.27%) Configuration Management
6 111 (8.12%) DevOps
7 105 (7.68%) SDLC
8 101 (7.39%) ITIL
8 101 (7.39%) RUP
9 100 (7.32%) Data Modelling
10 99 (7.24%) Change Management
11 98 (7.17%) High Availability
12 97 (7.10%) OO
13 95 (6.95%) Scrum
14 76 (5.56%) ETL
15 64 (4.68%) Test Strategy
16 56 (4.10%) CRM
16 56 (4.10%) Migration
16 56 (4.10%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 656 (47.99%) SQL
2 486 (35.55%) Java
3 390 (28.53%) Perl
4 344 (25.16%) PL/SQL
5 297 (21.73%) Python
6 218 (15.95%) JavaScript
7 156 (11.41%) Bash Shell
8 118 (8.63%) Ruby
9 101 (7.39%) C++
10 96 (7.02%) C#
11 94 (6.88%) PowerShell
12 89 (6.51%) Korn
13 81 (5.93%) C
14 50 (3.66%) PHP
15 33 (2.41%) Jython
16 26 (1.90%) AWK
17 24 (1.76%) sed
17 24 (1.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 23 (1.68%) VB
19 21 (1.54%) JCL
Qualifications
1 153 (11.19%) Security Cleared
2 111 (8.12%) Degree
3 87 (6.36%) SC Cleared
4 48 (3.51%) DV Cleared
5 16 (1.17%) RHCSA
6 13 (0.95%) ISEB
6 13 (0.95%) RHCE
7 12 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.80%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.51%) CCNA
10 6 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.37%) CCNP
11 5 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.37%) Sun Certification
12 4 (0.29%) MCSE
12 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.29%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.75%) QA
2 20 (1.46%) SLA
3 7 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.29%) HL7
4 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.29%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.22%) Basel II
5 3 (0.22%) DICOM
5 3 (0.22%) TickIT
5 3 (0.22%) WAI
6 2 (0.15%) GPG13
6 2 (0.15%) SDET
6 2 (0.15%) WCAG
7 1 (0.073%) COREP
7 1 (0.073%) FINREP
7 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 91 (6.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
3 41 (3.00%) Active Directory
4 31 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 30 (2.19%) NFS
6 28 (2.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 26 (1.90%) Veritas File System
7 26 (1.90%) vSphere
8 21 (1.54%) Docker
8 21 (1.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 19 (1.39%) Samba
9 19 (1.39%) VMware ESX
10 17 (1.24%) KVM
11 15 (1.10%) Squid
11 15 (1.10%) XenServer
12 14 (1.02%) Xen
13 13 (0.95%) Apache Flume
14 12 (0.88%) GPFS
14 12 (0.88%) HDFS
14 12 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 117 (8.56%) Puppet
2 69 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (4.90%) Oracle RMAN
4 54 (3.95%) Data Guard
5 47 (3.44%) Tivoli
6 39 (2.85%) Ansible
7 38 (2.78%) Nagios
8 29 (2.12%) Cobbler
8 29 (2.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 26 (1.90%) Control-M
10 16 (1.17%) Packer
10 16 (1.17%) Terraform
11 15 (1.10%) Cacti
11 15 (1.10%) Graphite
12 14 (1.02%) Oracle ZFS
13 10 (0.73%) CFEngine
14 9 (0.66%) Foglight
14 9 (0.66%) logstash
15 8 (0.59%) NetBackup
15 8 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 735 (53.77%) Oracle
2 231 (16.90%) Red Hat
3 142 (10.39%) IBM
4 141 (10.31%) Informatica
5 129 (9.44%) VMware
6 104 (7.61%) Sybase
7 85 (6.22%) Pega
8 78 (5.71%) HP
9 72 (5.27%) SAP
10 68 (4.97%) Microsoft
11 67 (4.90%) Veritas
12 64 (4.68%) BEA
13 63 (4.61%) Sun
14 58 (4.24%) webMethods
15 35 (2.56%) EMC
16 30 (2.19%) Siebel
17 23 (1.68%) CA
17 23 (1.68%) Cisco
18 20 (1.46%) Splunk
19 19 (1.39%) Ab Initio
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
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Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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London
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London
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