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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 168 186 187
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 615 544 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.15% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 3.10% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 320 259
Average daily rate
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£378 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.20 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% -4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.29 £24.10 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £103.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.86%
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
18277 17568 15502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.59% 37.15% 37.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12002 11411 9789
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 426 573
Average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +18 309 £450 +4.65% 65
South East -20 128 £375 -6.25% 29
East Midlands +19 34 £341 -14.69%
West Midlands -2 29 £325 +6.12% 5
East of England +10 26 £350 -12.50% 8
Yorkshire -14 25 £350 -17.64% 7
South West -2 24 £325 -19.50% 14
North West -18 20 £388 +19.23% 10
North East -11 9 £300 +16.50%
Shell Script
UK

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 844 (64.23%) UNIX
2 708 (53.88%) Linux
3 606 (46.12%) Oracle
4 531 (40.41%) SQL
5 343 (26.10%) Perl
6 337 (25.65%) Java
7 330 (25.11%) Windows
8 298 (22.68%) Python
9 275 (20.93%) PL/SQL
10 241 (18.34%) Finance
11 231 (17.58%) Oracle Database
12 225 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
13 214 (16.29%) Security Cleared
14 198 (15.07%) Red Hat
15 178 (13.55%) Banking
16 177 (13.47%) Solaris
17 172 (13.09%) Puppet
18 167 (12.71%) VMware
19 165 (12.56%) Bash Shell
20 162 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 160 (12.18%) DNS
22 155 (11.80%) WebLogic
23 150 (11.42%) SC Cleared
24 145 (11.04%) Oracle Database 11g
25 140 (10.65%) Ruby
26 135 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
27 132 (10.05%) C++
28 130 (9.89%) Apache
29 127 (9.67%) JavaScript
30 125 (9.51%) Configuration Management

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 155 (11.80%) WebLogic
2 130 (9.89%) Apache
3 65 (4.95%) Tomcat
4 57 (4.34%) WebSphere
5 36 (2.74%) OpenStack
6 35 (2.66%) IIS
7 34 (2.59%) JBoss
8 25 (1.90%) SAS
9 24 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 23 (1.75%) SharePoint
11 22 (1.67%) IBM HTTP Server
12 19 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
13 18 (1.37%) Oracle 10gAS
14 17 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
15 16 (1.22%) Adobe CQ
16 15 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
17 14 (1.07%) TIBCO EMS
18 13 (0.99%) nginx
18 13 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
18 13 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 51 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.74%) MS Office
3 16 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.23%) MS Project
5 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.076%) Weka
6 1 (0.076%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (2.28%) Oracle EBS
1 30 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 29 (2.21%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.38%) RMDS
5 5 (0.38%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.23%) SAP MDM
7 3 (0.23%) Maximo
8 2 (0.15%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.15%) Fredhopper
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.076%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.076%) Oracle Utilities
9 1 (0.076%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.076%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.44%) Heroku
3 27 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.14%) Engine Yard
5 14 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.99%) PaaS
6 13 (0.99%) GitHub
7 12 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.53%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.23%) IaaS
10 3 (0.23%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.15%) SaaS
12 1 (0.076%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.076%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 160 (12.18%) DNS
2 118 (8.98%) TCP/IP
3 91 (6.93%) SAN
4 85 (6.47%) Firewall
5 76 (5.78%) LDAP
6 45 (3.42%) NAS
7 44 (3.35%) SSL
8 35 (2.66%) HTTP
9 30 (2.28%) VPN
10 29 (2.21%) FTP
11 27 (2.05%) WAN
12 26 (1.98%) LAN
12 26 (1.98%) DHCP
13 23 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
14 21 (1.60%) VLAN
15 20 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (1.37%) Internet
17 15 (1.14%) SMTP
18 13 (0.99%) SSH
19 11 (0.84%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (17.58%) Oracle Database
2 145 (11.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 121 (9.21%) MySQL
4 117 (8.90%) SQL Server
5 104 (7.91%) Relational Database
6 81 (6.16%) Oracle Reports
7 76 (5.78%) RDBMS
8 66 (5.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 59 (4.49%) MongoDB
10 58 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
11 45 (3.42%) NoSQL
12 37 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
13 35 (2.66%) Hadoop
14 25 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
16 21 (1.60%) Big Data
16 21 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
16 21 (1.60%) Oracle Database 12c
17 20 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 107 (8.14%) Jenkins
2 104 (7.91%) Git (software)
3 85 (6.47%) Subversion
4 49 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 48 (3.65%) JIRA
6 45 (3.42%) Ant
7 33 (2.51%) Maven
8 32 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
9 30 (2.28%) Toad
10 26 (1.98%) TeamCity
11 20 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (1.45%) Cucumber
12 19 (1.45%) Introscope
13 16 (1.22%) JMeter
13 16 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
13 16 (1.22%) Selenium
14 14 (1.07%) ClearQuest
14 14 (1.07%) LoadRunner
14 14 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 13 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 241 (18.34%) Finance
2 178 (13.55%) Banking
3 68 (5.18%) Investment Banking
4 40 (3.04%) Telecoms
5 36 (2.74%) Front Office
6 30 (2.28%) Retail
7 23 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.14%) Back Office
8 15 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.76%) Law
10 9 (0.68%) Billing
10 9 (0.68%) Marketing
11 3 (0.23%) Military
11 3 (0.23%) Advertising
11 3 (0.23%) Publishing
12 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.076%) Electronics
13 1 (0.076%) Legal
13 1 (0.076%) Automotive
13 1 (0.076%) Games
Job Titles
1 351 (26.71%) Developer
2 163 (12.40%) Analyst
3 159 (12.10%) Administrator
4 89 (6.77%) DBA
5 78 (5.94%) Oracle DBA
6 74 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 65 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
8 60 (4.57%) Support Analyst
9 59 (4.49%) Linux Engineer
10 58 (4.41%) Oracle Developer
11 55 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 55 (4.19%) Applications Support
12 52 (3.96%) Architect
13 47 (3.58%) Consultant
14 40 (3.04%) Linux Administrator
15 37 (2.82%) C++ Developer
16 33 (2.51%) Applications Support Analyst
16 33 (2.51%) Systems Engineer
17 32 (2.44%) Test Analyst
17 32 (2.44%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (8.52%) XML
2 104 (7.91%) HTML
3 85 (6.47%) Middleware
4 80 (6.09%) Web Services
5 79 (6.01%) J2EE
6 69 (5.25%) .NET
7 59 (4.49%) CSS
8 40 (3.04%) JSON
8 40 (3.04%) jQuery
9 29 (2.21%) FIX Protocol
10 25 (1.90%) Ruby on Rails
10 25 (1.90%) MCollective
11 23 (1.75%) Spring
11 23 (1.75%) ASP.NET
12 22 (1.67%) STL
13 21 (1.60%) Ajax
13 21 (1.60%) Oracle Fusion
14 20 (1.52%) Java EE
15 19 (1.45%) SOAP
15 19 (1.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 106 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (6.32%) Clustering
3 51 (3.88%) Open Source
4 48 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 37 (2.82%) Equities
6 28 (2.13%) Derivative
7 27 (2.05%) Wiki
8 24 (1.83%) Statistics
8 24 (1.83%) Device Driver
9 23 (1.75%) Oracle Exalogic
10 22 (1.67%) Fixed Income
11 21 (1.60%) Management Information System
12 19 (1.45%) Data Structures
13 18 (1.37%) Replication
14 16 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 16 (1.22%) HACMP
15 15 (1.14%) Data Integration
16 14 (1.07%) DataPower
17 13 (0.99%) User Experience
18 12 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 844 (64.23%) UNIX
2 708 (53.88%) Linux
3 330 (25.11%) Windows
4 177 (13.47%) Solaris
5 162 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 98 (7.46%) AIX
7 68 (5.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (4.95%) HPUX
9 61 (4.64%) Ubuntu
10 50 (3.81%) CentOS
11 43 (3.27%) SUSE
12 33 (2.51%) Mac OS X
12 33 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (1.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 19 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
15 19 (1.45%) Debian
16 17 (1.29%) Windows XP
17 13 (0.99%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
3 125 (9.51%) Configuration Management
4 108 (8.22%) ITIL
5 107 (8.14%) DevOps
6 103 (7.84%) Migration
7 102 (7.76%) OO
8 83 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
9 80 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
10 75 (5.71%) ETL
11 69 (5.25%) Load Balancing
12 62 (4.72%) Release Management
13 54 (4.11%) CRM
14 49 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
14 49 (3.73%) Unit Testing
15 48 (3.65%) Change Management
16 47 (3.58%) Data Modelling
16 47 (3.58%) Software Engineering
17 46 (3.50%) Project Management
18 41 (3.12%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 531 (40.41%) SQL
2 343 (26.10%) Perl
3 337 (25.65%) Java
4 298 (22.68%) Python
5 275 (20.93%) PL/SQL
6 165 (12.56%) Bash Shell
7 140 (10.65%) Ruby
8 132 (10.05%) C++
9 127 (9.67%) JavaScript
10 114 (8.68%) Korn
11 90 (6.85%) C
12 89 (6.77%) PowerShell
13 73 (5.56%) PHP
14 61 (4.64%) C#
15 47 (3.58%) T-SQL
16 37 (2.82%) VB
17 18 (1.37%) Jython
18 16 (1.22%) AWK
18 16 (1.22%) VBScript
19 15 (1.14%) sed
Qualifications
1 214 (16.29%) Security Cleared
2 150 (11.42%) SC Cleared
3 83 (6.32%) Degree
4 53 (4.03%) DV Cleared
5 24 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (0.99%) CISSP
7 12 (0.91%) RHCE
8 11 (0.84%) ISEB
9 9 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.61%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.53%) RHCA
11 7 (0.53%) CEH
11 7 (0.53%) RHCSA
12 6 (0.46%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.38%) OSCP
14 4 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.30%) CCSA
14 4 (0.30%) CCSE
14 4 (0.30%) SAS Certification
14 4 (0.30%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.40%) QA
2 37 (2.82%) SLA
3 7 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.46%) HL7
4 6 (0.46%) DICOM
5 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.076%) Solvency II
System Software
1 66 (5.02%) Active Directory
1 66 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (3.96%) Oracle RAC
3 31 (2.36%) vSphere
4 28 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 23 (1.75%) Sendmail
6 21 (1.60%) Samba
7 19 (1.45%) Hyper-V
8 18 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 13 (0.99%) Apache Flume
9 13 (0.99%) HDFS
10 11 (0.84%) NFS
11 10 (0.76%) Shibboleth
12 9 (0.68%) GPFS
12 9 (0.68%) Firmware
13 8 (0.61%) Docker
14 7 (0.53%) VMware ESX
14 7 (0.53%) Xen
14 7 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 6 (0.46%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 172 (13.09%) Puppet
2 75 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (3.88%) Cobbler
4 48 (3.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 45 (3.42%) Tivoli
6 39 (2.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 34 (2.59%) Control-M
8 33 (2.51%) Nagios
9 29 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
9 29 (2.21%) Ansible
10 24 (1.83%) Data Guard
11 20 (1.52%) NetBackup
12 17 (1.29%) MIMEsweeper
13 15 (1.14%) MAILsweeper
14 13 (0.99%) SCCM
14 13 (0.99%) collectd
15 12 (0.91%) OpenView
16 11 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 11 (0.84%) WSUS
17 10 (0.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 606 (46.12%) Oracle
2 198 (15.07%) Red Hat
3 167 (12.71%) VMware
4 99 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 97 (7.38%) HP
5 97 (7.38%) Informatica
6 83 (6.32%) IBM
7 69 (5.25%) Sybase
8 57 (4.34%) Sun
9 56 (4.26%) Cisco
10 53 (4.03%) Veritas
11 48 (3.65%) NetApp
12 45 (3.42%) EMC
13 35 (2.66%) McAfee
14 32 (2.44%) Business Objects
15 28 (2.13%) Pega
16 27 (2.05%) BEA
17 26 (1.98%) TIBCO
18 22 (1.67%) webMethods
19 19 (1.45%) F5
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Croydon, Surrey
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