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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 176 170 151
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 662 614 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.28% 1.24% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 3.34% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 341 399
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 10
Average hourly rate £36.25 £33.73 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.57 £13.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £179.00 £54.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £33.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.43% -3.64%
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
19706 18377 18094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.19% 37.17% 38.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13442 11953 11415
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 383 514
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £16.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.18 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 3 August 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
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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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 -12 330 £425 +6.25% 79
South East +28 158 £425 +18.38% 27
South West +24 43 £388 +29.16% 13
Yorkshire -5 28 £350 -10.25% 10
North West -30 28 £475 +37.68% 7
North East -5 21 £288 +161.36% 1
East of England -7 19 £420 +10.16% 8
West Midlands -10 16 £425 +4.61% 2
East Midlands -1 15 £414 -8.05% 4
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 828 (63.35%) UNIX
2 630 (48.20%) SQL
3 619 (47.36%) Linux
4 592 (45.29%) Oracle
5 361 (27.62%) Java
6 340 (26.01%) PL/SQL
7 324 (24.79%) Perl
8 281 (21.50%) Finance
9 275 (21.04%) Windows
10 254 (19.43%) Python
11 253 (19.36%) Oracle Database
12 219 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
13 178 (13.62%) Security Cleared
14 164 (12.55%) XML
15 160 (12.24%) Banking
16 157 (12.01%) Solaris
17 156 (11.94%) SQL Server
18 155 (11.86%) Red Hat
19 152 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
20 145 (11.09%) Oracle Database 11g
20 145 (11.09%) Bash Shell
21 142 (10.86%) VMware
22 138 (10.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 132 (10.10%) JavaScript
24 129 (9.87%) Web Services
25 125 (9.56%) HP
26 121 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
27 120 (9.18%) IBM
27 120 (9.18%) Puppet
28 119 (9.10%) Informatica

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 114 (8.72%) Apache
2 107 (8.19%) WebLogic
3 83 (6.35%) WebSphere
4 56 (4.28%) Tomcat
5 31 (2.37%) IIS
5 31 (2.37%) JBoss
6 22 (1.68%) SAS
6 22 (1.68%) OpenStack
7 16 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 16 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
8 15 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
8 15 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
9 13 (0.99%) SharePoint
10 11 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
10 11 (0.84%) AquaLogic
11 10 (0.77%) Documentum
11 10 (0.77%) Oracle 10gAS
12 9 (0.69%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 54 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.53%) MS Office
3 11 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.69%) MS Project
5 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.077%) FastStats
7 1 (0.077%) Weka
7 1 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 25 (1.91%) Oracle Applications
2 23 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.77%) Maximo
5 8 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.54%) Global One
7 5 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.31%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.23%) SAP MDM
9 3 (0.23%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 53 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.22%) GitHub
4 15 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.77%) Heroku
6 8 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.38%) SaaS
8 4 (0.31%) Office 365
9 3 (0.23%) PaaS
9 3 (0.23%) IaaS
10 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.15%) Force.com
10 2 (0.15%) Engine Yard
10 2 (0.15%) Boomi
11 1 (0.077%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.077%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.077%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.077%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 90 (6.89%) TCP/IP
2 88 (6.73%) SAN
3 86 (6.58%) DNS
4 84 (6.43%) LDAP
5 70 (5.36%) Firewall
6 35 (2.68%) NAS
7 34 (2.60%) SSL
8 31 (2.37%) DHCP
9 29 (2.22%) LAN
10 28 (2.14%) WAN
10 28 (2.14%) HTTP
11 23 (1.76%) VPN
12 21 (1.61%) SMTP
13 20 (1.53%) Internet
13 20 (1.53%) Fibre Channel
14 17 (1.30%) FTP
15 15 (1.15%) SNMP
15 15 (1.15%) SSH
16 11 (0.84%) Wireless
17 10 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (19.36%) Oracle Database
2 156 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 145 (11.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 115 (8.80%) Relational Database
5 108 (8.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 95 (7.27%) MySQL
7 92 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
8 69 (5.28%) RDBMS
9 66 (5.05%) Oracle Reports
10 53 (4.06%) BusinessObjects
11 44 (3.37%) DB2
12 43 (3.29%) Hadoop
13 37 (2.83%) Big Data
14 34 (2.60%) MongoDB
15 31 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
16 26 (1.99%) PowerCenter
17 24 (1.84%) Oracle9i Database
18 22 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
19 20 (1.53%) BusinessObjects XI
20 19 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 99 (7.57%) Jenkins
2 85 (6.50%) Git (software)
3 75 (5.74%) Subversion
4 48 (3.67%) Ant
5 38 (2.91%) Maven
6 37 (2.83%) JIRA
7 36 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
8 29 (2.22%) Eclipse
9 28 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 23 (1.76%) SoapUI
11 19 (1.45%) LoadRunner
12 17 (1.30%) TeamCity
13 16 (1.22%) JUnit
13 16 (1.22%) Selenium
13 16 (1.22%) ProC
14 15 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
15 13 (0.99%) ClearCase
15 13 (0.99%) Hudson
16 11 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (0.84%) Mercurial
General
1 281 (21.50%) Finance
2 160 (12.24%) Banking
3 64 (4.90%) Investment Banking
4 41 (3.14%) Front Office
5 38 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.83%) Retail
7 16 (1.22%) Publishing
7 16 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 10 (0.77%) Back Office
9 8 (0.61%) Billing
10 6 (0.46%) Marketing
11 4 (0.31%) Legal
11 4 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.31%) German Language
12 3 (0.23%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.23%) Electronics
12 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.15%) Advertising
13 2 (0.15%) Law
13 2 (0.15%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 410 (31.37%) Developer
2 147 (11.25%) Administrator
3 137 (10.48%) Analyst
4 86 (6.58%) DBA
5 79 (6.04%) Oracle Developer
6 78 (5.97%) Consultant
7 63 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
8 53 (4.06%) Applications Support
9 50 (3.83%) Architect
10 49 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
11 47 (3.60%) Oracle DBA
12 46 (3.52%) Java Developer
12 46 (3.52%) Linux Administrator
13 42 (3.21%) Support Analyst
14 41 (3.14%) Senior Developer
15 39 (2.98%) Linux Engineer
16 37 (2.83%) Test Analyst
16 37 (2.83%) Ab Initio Developer
17 33 (2.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 31 (2.37%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (12.55%) XML
2 129 (9.87%) Web Services
3 109 (8.34%) Middleware
4 107 (8.19%) HTML
5 89 (6.81%) J2EE
6 68 (5.20%) .NET
7 63 (4.82%) SOAP
8 49 (3.75%) Spring
9 44 (3.37%) CSS
10 36 (2.75%) ASP.NET
11 33 (2.52%) JSON
12 32 (2.45%) XML Messaging
13 30 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
14 29 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
15 26 (1.99%) WCF
15 26 (1.99%) JSP
16 23 (1.76%) XSLT
16 23 (1.76%) JMS
17 22 (1.68%) HTML5
18 21 (1.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 121 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 66 (5.05%) Clustering
4 42 (3.21%) DataPower
5 39 (2.98%) Equities
6 38 (2.91%) Replication
7 31 (2.37%) PKI
8 25 (1.91%) Computer Science
8 25 (1.91%) Data Integration
8 25 (1.91%) Derivative
9 21 (1.61%) Fixed Income
9 21 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (1.53%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.15%) HACMP
12 14 (1.07%) Mainframe
13 13 (0.99%) Credit Risk
13 13 (0.99%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.84%) Private Cloud
15 9 (0.69%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 828 (63.35%) UNIX
2 619 (47.36%) Linux
3 275 (21.04%) Windows
4 157 (12.01%) Solaris
5 138 (10.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 117 (8.95%) AIX
7 51 (3.90%) HPUX
8 47 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (3.21%) CentOS
10 30 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (1.68%) Mac OS X
13 21 (1.61%) Ubuntu
14 15 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
15 13 (0.99%) SUSE
16 12 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 12 (0.92%) Fedora
17 8 (0.61%) Android
17 8 (0.61%) Data ONTAP
18 7 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
3 114 (8.72%) ITIL
4 92 (7.04%) Configuration Management
5 89 (6.81%) ETL
6 84 (6.43%) DevOps
7 81 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
8 80 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 77 (5.89%) Migration
10 65 (4.97%) Data Modelling
11 64 (4.90%) Scrum
11 64 (4.90%) SDLC
12 63 (4.82%) CRM
13 62 (4.74%) Problem Management
14 60 (4.59%) OO
15 53 (4.06%) Change Management
16 50 (3.83%) Unit Testing
16 50 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
17 49 (3.75%) Project Management
18 44 (3.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 630 (48.20%) SQL
2 361 (27.62%) Java
3 340 (26.01%) PL/SQL
4 324 (24.79%) Perl
5 254 (19.43%) Python
6 145 (11.09%) Bash Shell
7 132 (10.10%) JavaScript
8 118 (9.03%) C++
9 103 (7.88%) Ruby
10 90 (6.89%) PowerShell
11 88 (6.73%) C
12 80 (6.12%) Korn
13 78 (5.97%) C#
14 69 (5.28%) PHP
15 32 (2.45%) VB
16 23 (1.76%) T-SQL
17 19 (1.45%) VBScript
17 19 (1.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 14 (1.07%) C-shell
19 13 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 178 (13.62%) Security Cleared
2 116 (8.88%) SC Cleared
3 90 (6.89%) Degree
4 51 (3.90%) DV Cleared
5 27 (2.07%) ISTQB
5 27 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (1.15%) ISEB
7 11 (0.84%) CISSP
8 7 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.54%) RHCE
8 7 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.31%) HNC
9 4 (0.31%) HND
10 3 (0.23%) GIAC
10 3 (0.23%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.23%) VCDX
10 3 (0.23%) VCAP
11 2 (0.15%) OSCP
11 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.98%) QA
2 43 (3.29%) SLA
3 15 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.77%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.31%) Basel II
7 1 (0.077%) TickIT
7 1 (0.077%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.077%) HL7
7 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (5.20%) Active Directory
3 59 (4.51%) Oracle RAC
4 32 (2.45%) vSphere
5 20 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 19 (1.45%) VMware ESX
7 17 (1.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 16 (1.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 15 (1.15%) Docker
9 15 (1.15%) Oracle Clusterware
10 14 (1.07%) HDFS
10 14 (1.07%) Samba
11 13 (0.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 11 (0.84%) Sendmail
13 9 (0.69%) NFS
14 6 (0.46%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.46%) Firmware
14 6 (0.46%) XenApp
14 6 (0.46%) Veritas File System
14 6 (0.46%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 120 (9.18%) Puppet
2 67 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (4.90%) Tivoli
4 46 (3.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 34 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
6 28 (2.14%) Data Guard
7 25 (1.91%) NetBackup
7 25 (1.91%) Nagios
7 25 (1.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 24 (1.84%) Cobbler
9 22 (1.68%) OpenView
10 20 (1.53%) Control-M
11 17 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
12 16 (1.22%) Vagrant
13 15 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 14 (1.07%) Ansible
15 12 (0.92%) Oracle ZFS
16 11 (0.84%) Netcool
17 9 (0.69%) MIMEsweeper
17 9 (0.69%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 592 (45.29%) Oracle
2 155 (11.86%) Red Hat
3 142 (10.86%) VMware
4 125 (9.56%) HP
5 120 (9.18%) IBM
6 119 (9.10%) Informatica
7 89 (6.81%) Microsoft
8 49 (3.75%) Sun
9 44 (3.37%) Sybase
10 42 (3.21%) Ab Initio
11 40 (3.06%) NetApp
12 39 (2.98%) Cisco
13 37 (2.83%) EMC
14 34 (2.60%) Veritas
15 33 (2.52%) webMethods
16 31 (2.37%) Splunk
17 25 (1.91%) Pega
17 25 (1.91%) BEA
18 24 (1.84%) Citrix
18 24 (1.84%) McAfee
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