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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 160 169 133
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -36
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 709 610 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.36% 1.28% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 3.32% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 381 446
Average daily rate
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£413 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Average hourly rate £35.50 £23.46 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.32% -37.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £18.30 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.05 £41.86 £55.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.32% -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
19494 18375 17841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.37% 38.64% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13322 12014 10941
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 518 612
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.48 £15.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £47.50
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +32 413 £425 - 60
South East -9 104 £363 -3.33% 21
Yorkshire +15 40 £350 +16.66% 13
East of England +8 40 £450 +28.57% 16
North East -14 29 £408 +16.42%
North West -44 29 £363 +20.83% 3
South West -20 25 £333 -17.90% 8
West Midlands -27 15 £361 -3.02% 2
East Midlands -10 10 £425 +33.85% 5
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 889 (66.10%) UNIX
2 721 (53.61%) Linux
3 613 (45.58%) Oracle
4 602 (44.76%) SQL
5 358 (26.62%) Java
6 307 (22.83%) Perl
7 298 (22.16%) PL/SQL
8 289 (21.49%) Oracle Database
9 283 (21.04%) Windows
10 270 (20.07%) Finance
11 240 (17.84%) Banking
12 237 (17.62%) Python
13 219 (16.28%) Red Hat
14 200 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
15 193 (14.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 187 (13.90%) XML
17 172 (12.79%) Bash Shell
18 168 (12.49%) Solaris
19 158 (11.75%) Oracle Database 11g
20 157 (11.67%) DNS
21 154 (11.45%) VMware
22 148 (11.00%) Migration
23 147 (10.93%) WebLogic
23 147 (10.93%) Security Cleared
24 144 (10.71%) Microsoft
25 143 (10.63%) Puppet
26 140 (10.41%) Web Services
27 137 (10.19%) SAN
28 136 (10.11%) SQL Server
29 134 (9.96%) TCP/IP

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 147 (10.93%) WebLogic
2 131 (9.74%) Apache
3 91 (6.77%) WebSphere
4 89 (6.62%) Tomcat
5 56 (4.16%) JBoss
6 38 (2.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 38 (2.83%) SharePoint
7 35 (2.60%) OpenStack
8 31 (2.30%) IIS
9 20 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
9 20 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
10 19 (1.41%) GlassFish
11 16 (1.19%) Tuxedo
12 15 (1.12%) MS Exchange
12 15 (1.12%) SAS
13 14 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
13 14 (1.04%) TIBCO EMS
13 14 (1.04%) Confluence
14 13 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (0.97%) Documentum
Applications
1 63 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.12%) MS Office
3 15 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.97%) MS Project
4 13 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.22%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.074%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.074%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 20 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (0.97%) ResourceLink
4 9 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.52%) Maximo
6 5 (0.37%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.37%) TIBCO iProcess
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.30%) Staffware
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.22%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.22%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.15%) RMDS
9 2 (0.15%) Siebel Analytics
9 2 (0.15%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (1.71%) SaaS
3 13 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (0.59%) PaaS
5 7 (0.52%) Heroku
5 7 (0.52%) Engine Yard
5 7 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.45%) GitHub
6 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.074%) IaaS
9 1 (0.074%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 157 (11.67%) DNS
2 137 (10.19%) SAN
3 134 (9.96%) TCP/IP
4 79 (5.87%) Firewall
5 56 (4.16%) HTTP
6 50 (3.72%) NAS
7 48 (3.57%) SSL
8 47 (3.49%) LDAP
9 39 (2.90%) DHCP
10 36 (2.68%) FTP
11 33 (2.45%) VPN
12 21 (1.56%) HTTPS
13 20 (1.49%) Reverse Proxy
14 19 (1.41%) Internet
15 17 (1.26%) WAN
15 17 (1.26%) SSH
16 16 (1.19%) DMZ
16 16 (1.19%) LAN
17 15 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
18 14 (1.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (21.49%) Oracle Database
2 158 (11.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 136 (10.11%) SQL Server
4 111 (8.25%) Relational Database
5 108 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
5 108 (8.03%) MySQL
6 80 (5.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 67 (4.98%) Oracle Reports
8 64 (4.76%) RDBMS
9 59 (4.39%) NoSQL
10 48 (3.57%) Big Data
11 39 (2.90%) MongoDB
12 33 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 31 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
14 29 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 28 (2.08%) DB2
16 24 (1.78%) PowerCenter
16 24 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
17 22 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 121 (9.00%) Subversion
2 102 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 87 (6.47%) Jenkins
4 54 (4.01%) Maven
5 43 (3.20%) JIRA
5 43 (3.20%) Ant
6 31 (2.30%) TeamCity
7 29 (2.16%) Oracle APEX
8 28 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
9 27 (2.01%) Eclipse
10 24 (1.78%) Selenium
11 23 (1.71%) Toad
11 23 (1.71%) JUnit
12 18 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 18 (1.34%) CruiseControl
13 16 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (1.12%) Mercurial
14 15 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 15 (1.12%) ERwin
General
1 270 (20.07%) Finance
2 240 (17.84%) Banking
3 98 (7.29%) Investment Banking
4 48 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 35 (2.60%) Retail
6 34 (2.53%) Front Office
7 30 (2.23%) Financial Institution
8 18 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.26%) Games
9 17 (1.26%) Back Office
10 15 (1.12%) Legal
11 13 (0.97%) Marketing
12 12 (0.89%) Law
13 8 (0.59%) Billing
14 5 (0.37%) German Language
15 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.22%) Automotive
16 3 (0.22%) Publishing
16 3 (0.22%) Military
17 2 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 420 (31.23%) Developer
2 173 (12.86%) Administrator
3 114 (8.48%) Analyst
4 98 (7.29%) DBA
5 80 (5.95%) Oracle DBA
6 75 (5.58%) Architect
7 69 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 68 (5.06%) Java Developer
9 56 (4.16%) DevOps Engineer
10 54 (4.01%) C++ Developer
11 52 (3.87%) UNIX Administrator
12 50 (3.72%) Applications Support
12 50 (3.72%) Support Analyst
13 49 (3.64%) Consultant
14 42 (3.12%) Senior Developer
15 40 (2.97%) Oracle Developer
15 40 (2.97%) UNIX Systems Administrator
16 39 (2.90%) Linux Engineer
17 38 (2.83%) Linux Administrator
17 38 (2.83%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (13.90%) XML
2 140 (10.41%) Web Services
3 129 (9.59%) HTML
4 78 (5.80%) Middleware
5 61 (4.54%) CSS
5 61 (4.54%) jQuery
6 60 (4.46%) JSON
7 54 (4.01%) J2EE
8 53 (3.94%) Spring
9 44 (3.27%) Hibernate
9 44 (3.27%) .NET
10 42 (3.12%) Ajax
11 38 (2.83%) JMS
12 37 (2.75%) JSP
13 31 (2.30%) JDBC
14 30 (2.23%) Servlets
14 30 (2.23%) SOAP
15 29 (2.16%) XSLT
16 26 (1.93%) LAMP
17 25 (1.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 120 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (4.61%) Computer Science
3 59 (4.39%) Clustering
4 51 (3.79%) Replication
5 48 (3.57%) Open Source
6 34 (2.53%) Data Integration
7 29 (2.16%) Oracle Exalogic
7 29 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 24 (1.78%) Derivative
9 23 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (1.71%) Wiki
10 20 (1.49%) Fixed Income
11 18 (1.34%) Equities
12 14 (1.04%) HACMP
12 14 (1.04%) Statistics
12 14 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.97%) User Experience
14 12 (0.89%) DataPower
15 11 (0.82%) Mainframe
15 11 (0.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 889 (66.10%) UNIX
2 721 (53.61%) Linux
3 283 (21.04%) Windows
4 193 (14.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 168 (12.49%) Solaris
6 78 (5.80%) AIX
7 61 (4.54%) SUSE
8 52 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (3.12%) Ubuntu
10 40 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 40 (2.97%) HPUX
11 36 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (2.45%) CentOS
13 26 (1.93%) Debian
14 23 (1.71%) Windows 7
15 16 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 14 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (1.04%) VMS
17 12 (0.89%) Windows 8
18 11 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (11.00%) Migration
3 128 (9.52%) OO
4 121 (9.00%) ITIL
5 118 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
6 105 (7.81%) ETL
7 102 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
8 98 (7.29%) Configuration Management
9 93 (6.91%) DevOps
10 70 (5.20%) Data Modelling
11 67 (4.98%) Software Engineering
12 64 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
13 59 (4.39%) TDD
14 54 (4.01%) Change Management
15 50 (3.72%) Release Management
16 49 (3.64%) Scrum
17 48 (3.57%) Performance Testing
18 47 (3.49%) BDD
19 46 (3.42%) Unit Testing
20 45 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 602 (44.76%) SQL
2 358 (26.62%) Java
3 307 (22.83%) Perl
4 298 (22.16%) PL/SQL
5 237 (17.62%) Python
6 172 (12.79%) Bash Shell
7 132 (9.81%) C++
8 130 (9.67%) JavaScript
9 116 (8.62%) Korn
10 108 (8.03%) C
11 97 (7.21%) PowerShell
12 91 (6.77%) Ruby
13 78 (5.80%) PHP
14 55 (4.09%) VB
15 49 (3.64%) T-SQL
16 28 (2.08%) VBA
17 27 (2.01%) C#
18 25 (1.86%) Jython
19 23 (1.71%) AWK
19 23 (1.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 147 (10.93%) Security Cleared
2 111 (8.25%) SC Cleared
3 81 (6.02%) Degree
4 25 (1.86%) DV Cleared
5 17 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.26%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.52%) RHCE
6 7 (0.52%) ISEB
6 7 (0.52%) CISSP
7 6 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.30%) SAS Certification
10 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.22%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.22%) CEH
11 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.15%) CISM
11 2 (0.15%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.17%) QA
2 24 (1.78%) ISO 9001
3 15 (1.12%) SLA
4 5 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.15%) COREP
5 2 (0.15%) FINREP
6 1 (0.074%) COBIT
6 1 (0.074%) JTAG
6 1 (0.074%) Solvency II
System Software
1 92 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (5.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 54 (4.01%) Oracle RAC
4 52 (3.87%) Active Directory
5 25 (1.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 22 (1.64%) VMware ESX
7 20 (1.49%) XenServer
8 19 (1.41%) vSphere
9 17 (1.26%) Hyper-V
10 15 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 14 (1.04%) Samba
12 13 (0.97%) Firmware
13 12 (0.89%) NFS
14 10 (0.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 9 (0.67%) RHEV
16 7 (0.52%) Sendmail
16 7 (0.52%) Varnish
17 6 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
17 6 (0.45%) Shibboleth
17 6 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 143 (10.63%) Puppet
2 83 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (4.83%) Tivoli
4 45 (3.35%) Data Guard
5 41 (3.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 34 (2.53%) Control-M
7 29 (2.16%) Nagios
8 25 (1.86%) NetBackup
9 24 (1.78%) Cobbler
10 21 (1.56%) SCOM
11 17 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
11 17 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 15 (1.12%) ZABBIX
13 13 (0.97%) SCCM
14 11 (0.82%) Vagrant
14 11 (0.82%) MIMEsweeper
15 10 (0.74%) Ansible
16 9 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
16 9 (0.67%) SCVMM
17 8 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 613 (45.58%) Oracle
2 219 (16.28%) Red Hat
3 154 (11.45%) VMware
4 144 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 90 (6.69%) Sybase
6 78 (5.80%) IBM
7 73 (5.43%) HP
8 62 (4.61%) Informatica
9 49 (3.64%) EMC
10 48 (3.57%) Sun
11 39 (2.90%) Cisco
12 36 (2.68%) NetApp
12 36 (2.68%) Veritas
13 35 (2.60%) SAP
14 30 (2.23%) Citrix
15 28 (2.08%) Symantec
15 28 (2.08%) McAfee
16 26 (1.93%) Ab Initio
17 20 (1.49%) Teradata
17 20 (1.49%) BMC
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