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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 165 168 154
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 678 621 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.36% 1.28% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.52% 3.39% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 345 371
Average daily rate
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£423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.99% +1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 19
Average hourly rate £28.06 £36.50 £31.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.11% +15.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £32.70 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £94.00 £37.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £37.00 £31.70
% change year-on-year
-23.98% +16.71%
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
19240 18305 17182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.47% 37.66% 38.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13119 12031 10794
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.32% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 389 546
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 £19.03 £16.15 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £49.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -16 322 £450 +5.76% 63
South East +34 164 £450 +25.34% 32
North West -11 38 £425 +39.34% 4
Yorkshire -1 36 £350 -10.25% 3
South West +5 32 £388 +34.78% 10
East of England -9 27 £350 -6.66% 9
East Midlands +8 23 £325 -27.77% 1
West Midlands -19 19 £369 -1.66% 5
North East -2 17 £263 +39.44% 1
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 849 (64.17%) UNIX
2 653 (49.36%) Linux
3 594 (44.90%) Oracle
4 592 (44.75%) SQL
5 374 (28.27%) Java
6 333 (25.17%) Perl
7 319 (24.11%) PL/SQL
8 301 (22.75%) Windows
9 285 (21.54%) Python
10 269 (20.33%) Finance
11 265 (20.03%) Oracle Database
12 217 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
13 189 (14.29%) Security Cleared
14 173 (13.08%) Solaris
15 161 (12.17%) Banking
16 160 (12.09%) VMware
17 158 (11.94%) SQL Server
18 157 (11.87%) Oracle Database 11g
19 156 (11.79%) Performance Tuning
20 147 (11.11%) Red Hat
21 144 (10.88%) Bash Shell
22 140 (10.58%) XML
23 138 (10.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 134 (10.13%) Puppet
25 128 (9.67%) C++
25 128 (9.67%) IBM
26 127 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
27 126 (9.52%) JavaScript
28 124 (9.37%) SC Cleared
29 119 (8.99%) ITIL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 117 (8.84%) WebLogic
2 112 (8.47%) Apache
3 79 (5.97%) WebSphere
4 60 (4.54%) Tomcat
5 40 (3.02%) IIS
6 33 (2.49%) JBoss
7 25 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 23 (1.74%) SAS
9 20 (1.51%) IBM HTTP Server
9 20 (1.51%) OpenStack
10 16 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
11 14 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
12 12 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
12 12 (0.91%) SharePoint
13 11 (0.83%) Lync
14 10 (0.76%) Oracle 10gAS
14 10 (0.76%) AquaLogic
14 10 (0.76%) Documentum
15 9 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 58 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.59%) MS Office
3 13 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.38%) MS Project
5 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.076%) FastStats
7 1 (0.076%) Weka
7 1 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
1 22 (1.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.76%) Maximo
4 8 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.53%) Global One
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.23%) RMDS
8 3 (0.23%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.23%) SAP MDM
8 3 (0.23%) Fredhopper
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.15%) SunGard Martini
9 2 (0.15%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.44%) GitHub
4 18 (1.36%) Heroku
5 16 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.38%) SaaS
8 4 (0.30%) Engine Yard
9 3 (0.23%) PaaS
9 3 (0.23%) IaaS
10 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.15%) Boomi
11 1 (0.076%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.076%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.076%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.076%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.076%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 104 (7.86%) DNS
2 100 (7.56%) LDAP
3 97 (7.33%) TCP/IP
3 97 (7.33%) SAN
4 78 (5.90%) Firewall
5 43 (3.25%) SSL
6 34 (2.57%) LAN
7 33 (2.49%) WAN
7 33 (2.49%) DHCP
8 32 (2.42%) HTTP
8 32 (2.42%) NAS
8 32 (2.42%) Fibre Channel
9 25 (1.89%) VPN
10 24 (1.81%) SMTP
11 17 (1.28%) SSH
12 16 (1.21%) FTP
13 15 (1.13%) VLAN
14 14 (1.06%) Internet
15 12 (0.91%) SNMP
15 12 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (20.03%) Oracle Database
2 158 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 157 (11.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 116 (8.77%) Relational Database
5 111 (8.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 97 (7.33%) MySQL
7 90 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
8 73 (5.52%) RDBMS
9 64 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
10 46 (3.48%) Hadoop
11 40 (3.02%) DB2
12 38 (2.87%) MongoDB
13 33 (2.49%) Oracle Database 12c
14 25 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.81%) Big Data
16 23 (1.74%) Oracle9i Database
17 19 (1.44%) PowerCenter
17 19 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
17 19 (1.44%) BusinessObjects XI
18 16 (1.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 103 (7.79%) Jenkins
2 89 (6.73%) Git (software)
3 76 (5.74%) Subversion
4 47 (3.55%) Ant
5 42 (3.17%) JIRA
5 42 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 35 (2.65%) Maven
7 33 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
8 26 (1.97%) Eclipse
9 22 (1.66%) LoadRunner
10 21 (1.59%) ProC
11 20 (1.51%) TeamCity
11 20 (1.51%) SoapUI
12 17 (1.28%) Selenium
12 17 (1.28%) Introscope
13 16 (1.21%) ClearCase
13 16 (1.21%) Cucumber
14 12 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (0.83%) Hudson
16 10 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 269 (20.33%) Finance
2 161 (12.17%) Banking
3 66 (4.99%) Investment Banking
4 40 (3.02%) Front Office
5 37 (2.80%) Retail
6 32 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.13%) Financial Institution
8 9 (0.68%) Back Office
9 8 (0.60%) Publishing
10 7 (0.53%) Marketing
11 6 (0.45%) Billing
12 4 (0.30%) Law
12 4 (0.30%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.23%) Advertising
13 3 (0.23%) Legal
13 3 (0.23%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.15%) Avionics
14 2 (0.15%) Electronics
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 396 (29.93%) Developer
2 147 (11.11%) Administrator
3 145 (10.96%) Analyst
4 84 (6.35%) DBA
5 79 (5.97%) Oracle Developer
6 67 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
7 61 (4.61%) Consultant
8 54 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 53 (4.01%) Architect
10 50 (3.78%) Oracle DBA
10 50 (3.78%) Applications Support
11 48 (3.63%) Java Developer
12 45 (3.40%) Linux Administrator
12 45 (3.40%) Linux Engineer
13 39 (2.95%) Support Analyst
14 38 (2.87%) Senior Developer
15 37 (2.80%) Test Analyst
16 36 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 34 (2.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 32 (2.42%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (10.58%) XML
2 111 (8.39%) Web Services
3 95 (7.18%) Middleware
4 91 (6.88%) J2EE
5 90 (6.80%) HTML
6 79 (5.97%) .NET
7 51 (3.85%) SOAP
8 45 (3.40%) Spring
9 44 (3.33%) CSS
10 38 (2.87%) ASP.NET
11 34 (2.57%) FIX Protocol
12 33 (2.49%) JSON
13 29 (2.19%) WCF
14 28 (2.12%) XML Messaging
15 25 (1.89%) JSP
16 24 (1.81%) WPF
17 23 (1.74%) JMS
18 19 (1.44%) Java EE
18 19 (1.44%) Ajax
19 17 (1.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 127 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (5.90%) Clustering
3 66 (4.99%) Data Centre
4 43 (3.25%) Equities
5 32 (2.42%) Replication
6 28 (2.12%) DataPower
7 26 (1.97%) Derivative
8 25 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 25 (1.89%) PKI
9 24 (1.81%) Data Integration
10 20 (1.51%) Fixed Income
11 19 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 19 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (1.36%) HACMP
13 17 (1.28%) Data Structures
14 15 (1.13%) Data Extraction
15 13 (0.98%) Device Driver
16 12 (0.91%) Wiki
17 11 (0.83%) Credit Risk
17 11 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 849 (64.17%) UNIX
2 653 (49.36%) Linux
3 301 (22.75%) Windows
4 173 (13.08%) Solaris
5 138 (10.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 110 (8.31%) AIX
7 58 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (3.93%) HPUX
9 43 (3.25%) CentOS
10 33 (2.49%) Mac OS X
10 33 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (2.27%) Ubuntu
12 21 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (1.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 15 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
14 15 (1.13%) Mac OS X Server
15 13 (0.98%) Android
16 11 (0.83%) Fedora
17 8 (0.60%) Apple iOS
17 8 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (11.79%) Performance Tuning
3 119 (8.99%) ITIL
4 110 (8.31%) Configuration Management
5 97 (7.33%) ETL
6 87 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (6.50%) DevOps
8 78 (5.90%) Migration
9 76 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
10 75 (5.67%) SDLC
11 64 (4.84%) Data Modelling
12 63 (4.76%) CRM
13 62 (4.69%) Scrum
14 59 (4.46%) Problem Management
15 55 (4.16%) OO
16 53 (4.01%) Root Cause Analysis
17 49 (3.70%) Project Management
17 49 (3.70%) Change Management
17 49 (3.70%) Load Balancing
18 47 (3.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 592 (44.75%) SQL
2 374 (28.27%) Java
3 333 (25.17%) Perl
4 319 (24.11%) PL/SQL
5 285 (21.54%) Python
6 144 (10.88%) Bash Shell
7 128 (9.67%) C++
8 126 (9.52%) JavaScript
9 111 (8.39%) Ruby
10 97 (7.33%) C
11 91 (6.88%) PowerShell
12 87 (6.58%) Korn
13 81 (6.12%) C#
14 64 (4.84%) PHP
15 25 (1.89%) VB
16 23 (1.74%) T-SQL
17 17 (1.28%) VBScript
17 17 (1.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 16 (1.21%) Jython
19 13 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 189 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 124 (9.37%) SC Cleared
3 94 (7.11%) Degree
4 57 (4.31%) DV Cleared
5 31 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (1.66%) ISTQB
7 15 (1.13%) ISEB
8 11 (0.83%) CISSP
9 6 (0.45%) RHCE
10 4 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.30%) HNC
10 4 (0.30%) HND
10 4 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.23%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.23%) GIAC
12 2 (0.15%) CEH
12 2 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.15%) OCP
12 2 (0.15%) OSCP
13 1 (0.076%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.99%) QA
2 46 (3.48%) SLA
3 15 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.60%) Solvency II
6 7 (0.53%) HL7
7 6 (0.45%) DICOM
8 4 (0.30%) Basel II
9 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.076%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (5.82%) Active Directory
2 71 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (4.38%) Oracle RAC
4 35 (2.65%) vSphere
5 21 (1.59%) Samba
6 16 (1.21%) VMware ESX
6 16 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 16 (1.21%) Oracle Clusterware
7 14 (1.06%) Docker
7 14 (1.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 14 (1.06%) Sendmail
8 13 (0.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 12 (0.91%) HDFS
10 11 (0.83%) Hyper-V
11 9 (0.68%) NFS
11 9 (0.68%) Firmware
12 8 (0.60%) GPFS
12 8 (0.60%) Apache Flume
13 6 (0.45%) Veritas File System
13 6 (0.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 134 (10.13%) Puppet
2 59 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (4.23%) Tivoli
4 46 (3.48%) Oracle RMAN
5 34 (2.57%) HP Quality Center
6 29 (2.19%) Data Guard
7 28 (2.12%) Cobbler
8 27 (2.04%) Control-M
8 27 (2.04%) Nagios
9 23 (1.74%) NetBackup
9 23 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 21 (1.59%) OpenView
11 16 (1.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 16 (1.21%) Ansible
12 14 (1.06%) WSUS
13 13 (0.98%) Vagrant
14 12 (0.91%) Red Hat Satellite
14 12 (0.91%) MIMEsweeper
14 12 (0.91%) MAILsweeper
15 11 (0.83%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 594 (44.90%) Oracle
2 160 (12.09%) VMware
3 147 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 128 (9.67%) IBM
5 119 (8.99%) HP
6 107 (8.09%) Informatica
7 92 (6.95%) Microsoft
8 56 (4.23%) Business Objects
9 55 (4.16%) Sun
10 48 (3.63%) Cisco
11 45 (3.40%) Veritas
12 44 (3.33%) Sybase
13 40 (3.02%) NetApp
14 38 (2.87%) Ab Initio
15 32 (2.42%) webMethods
15 32 (2.42%) EMC
16 29 (2.19%) BEA
16 29 (2.19%) Pega
17 28 (2.12%) McAfee
18 26 (1.97%) Splunk
London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £22.00 - £24.00 per hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £499.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £358.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago