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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 165 171 181
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 640 576 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.26% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.55% 3.36% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 329 274
Average daily rate
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£381 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.75% -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 16
Average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £24.10 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £101.60 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -12.00%
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
18017 17153 15267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.83% 37.50% 37.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11928 10899 9503
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 450 603
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 £19.30 £16.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.00
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 February 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 February 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 February 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 +19 345 £438 +1.74% 61
South East -19 128 £365 -2.66% 43
West Midlands +7 33 £300 -5.88% 4
East Midlands +17 27 £335 +3.87% 4
East of England +16 27 £403 +0.62% 10
Yorkshire -22 25 £350 +10.67% 8
North West -20 22 £429 +33.20% 3
South West -17 20 £335 -19.76% 7
North East -19 4 £275 +12.24% 3
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 853 (63.80%) UNIX
2 720 (53.85%) Linux
3 630 (47.12%) Oracle
4 546 (40.84%) SQL
5 346 (25.88%) Java
6 342 (25.58%) Perl
7 327 (24.46%) Windows
8 286 (21.39%) Python
9 282 (21.09%) PL/SQL
10 249 (18.62%) Finance
11 246 (18.40%) Oracle Database
12 222 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
13 209 (15.63%) Red Hat
14 195 (14.58%) Banking
15 194 (14.51%) Security Cleared
16 180 (13.46%) Solaris
17 176 (13.16%) Puppet
18 170 (12.72%) VMware
19 166 (12.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 164 (12.27%) Bash Shell
21 162 (12.12%) WebLogic
21 162 (12.12%) DNS
22 145 (10.85%) Oracle Database 11g
23 136 (10.17%) JavaScript
23 136 (10.17%) C++
24 133 (9.95%) SC Cleared
25 130 (9.72%) Ruby
26 128 (9.57%) Apache
27 126 (9.42%) ITIL
28 122 (9.12%) SQL Server

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 162 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 128 (9.57%) Apache
3 76 (5.68%) Tomcat
4 68 (5.09%) WebSphere
5 42 (3.14%) JBoss
6 40 (2.99%) IIS
7 38 (2.84%) OpenStack
8 30 (2.24%) SharePoint
9 26 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 24 (1.80%) IBM HTTP Server
11 22 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
12 19 (1.42%) SAS
13 18 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
14 17 (1.27%) Adobe CQ
15 15 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
16 14 (1.05%) Tuxedo
16 14 (1.05%) nginx
17 13 (0.97%) Oracle 10gAS
17 13 (0.97%) TIBCO EMS
17 13 (0.97%) Lync
Applications
1 51 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.84%) MS Office
3 19 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.52%) MS Project
5 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.075%) Weka
6 1 (0.075%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.075%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 29 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
2 28 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 26 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (0.37%) RMDS
7 5 (0.37%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Utilities
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.22%) SAP MDM
9 3 (0.22%) Maximo
9 3 (0.22%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.15%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.075%) SAP Payroll
11 1 (0.075%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.075%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.24%) Heroku
3 26 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.12%) Engine Yard
5 14 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.90%) GitHub
6 12 (0.90%) PaaS
7 11 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.52%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.30%) SaaS
10 3 (0.22%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.075%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 162 (12.12%) DNS
2 114 (8.53%) TCP/IP
3 105 (7.85%) SAN
4 82 (6.13%) Firewall
5 63 (4.71%) LDAP
6 45 (3.37%) SSL
7 42 (3.14%) HTTP
7 42 (3.14%) NAS
8 33 (2.47%) DHCP
9 30 (2.24%) FTP
10 26 (1.94%) VPN
11 21 (1.57%) LAN
11 21 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (1.57%) VLAN
11 21 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
12 20 (1.50%) WAN
13 18 (1.35%) Internet
14 11 (0.82%) DMZ
14 11 (0.82%) HTTPS
14 11 (0.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (18.40%) Oracle Database
2 145 (10.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 122 (9.12%) SQL Server
4 121 (9.05%) MySQL
5 107 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 78 (5.83%) RDBMS
7 74 (5.53%) Oracle Reports
8 66 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
9 64 (4.79%) MongoDB
10 62 (4.64%) Oracle Database 10g
11 54 (4.04%) NoSQL
12 35 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
13 34 (2.54%) Hadoop
14 26 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
14 26 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (1.65%) Big Data
16 18 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
16 18 (1.35%) DB2
17 17 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 117 (8.75%) Jenkins
2 102 (7.63%) Git (software)
3 97 (7.26%) Subversion
4 48 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 47 (3.52%) Ant
6 46 (3.44%) JIRA
7 34 (2.54%) Maven
8 33 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
9 30 (2.24%) Toad
10 29 (2.17%) TeamCity
11 26 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
12 20 (1.50%) Introscope
12 20 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (1.42%) Cucumber
14 18 (1.35%) Eclipse
15 17 (1.27%) Selenium
16 16 (1.20%) JMeter
17 15 (1.12%) CruiseControl
18 14 (1.05%) LoadRunner
18 14 (1.05%) ClearQuest
General
1 249 (18.62%) Finance
2 195 (14.58%) Banking
3 79 (5.91%) Investment Banking
4 36 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 35 (2.62%) Front Office
6 29 (2.17%) Retail
7 27 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.05%) Back Office
8 14 (1.05%) Law
9 12 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.75%) Legal
11 8 (0.60%) Marketing
12 5 (0.37%) Billing
13 3 (0.22%) Military
13 3 (0.22%) Advertising
13 3 (0.22%) Publishing
14 2 (0.15%) Games
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.15%) German Language
15 1 (0.075%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 372 (27.82%) Developer
2 154 (11.52%) Analyst
2 154 (11.52%) Administrator
3 85 (6.36%) DBA
4 81 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 75 (5.61%) Oracle DBA
6 67 (5.01%) Systems Administrator
7 66 (4.94%) Architect
8 60 (4.49%) Oracle Developer
9 58 (4.34%) Support Analyst
10 57 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
11 56 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 54 (4.04%) Applications Support
13 46 (3.44%) C++ Developer
14 42 (3.14%) Java Developer
15 41 (3.07%) Consultant
16 39 (2.92%) Linux Administrator
17 34 (2.54%) Perl Developer
18 33 (2.47%) UNIX Administrator
19 32 (2.39%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (8.90%) XML
2 114 (8.53%) HTML
3 85 (6.36%) Web Services
4 82 (6.13%) Middleware
5 77 (5.76%) J2EE
6 63 (4.71%) .NET
6 63 (4.71%) CSS
7 47 (3.52%) jQuery
8 39 (2.92%) JSON
9 25 (1.87%) Java EE
9 25 (1.87%) FIX Protocol
9 25 (1.87%) Spring
9 25 (1.87%) Ajax
9 25 (1.87%) STL
9 25 (1.87%) MCollective
10 23 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
11 20 (1.50%) ODBC
11 20 (1.50%) HTML5
12 19 (1.42%) JMS
12 19 (1.42%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 98 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (6.21%) Clustering
3 58 (4.34%) Open Source
4 50 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 30 (2.24%) Wiki
5 30 (2.24%) Equities
6 29 (2.17%) Derivative
7 27 (2.02%) Fixed Income
8 26 (1.94%) Oracle Exalogic
9 24 (1.80%) Device Driver
10 22 (1.65%) Replication
10 22 (1.65%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.50%) Statistics
12 19 (1.42%) Data Integration
13 17 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.27%) Data Structures
14 14 (1.05%) User Experience
15 12 (0.90%) HACMP
15 12 (0.90%) PKI
16 11 (0.82%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 853 (63.80%) UNIX
2 720 (53.85%) Linux
3 327 (24.46%) Windows
4 180 (13.46%) Solaris
5 166 (12.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 91 (6.81%) AIX
7 69 (5.16%) Ubuntu
8 67 (5.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 60 (4.49%) HPUX
10 54 (4.04%) SUSE
11 45 (3.37%) CentOS
12 34 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 30 (2.24%) Mac OS X
14 26 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (1.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 24 (1.80%) Debian
16 19 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
17 18 (1.35%) Windows 7
18 17 (1.27%) Windows XP
19 13 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (9.42%) ITIL
3 121 (9.05%) Configuration Management
3 121 (9.05%) Performance Tuning
4 119 (8.90%) Migration
5 112 (8.38%) OO
6 107 (8.00%) DevOps
7 84 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
8 83 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
9 81 (6.06%) ETL
10 66 (4.94%) Release Management
11 63 (4.71%) Software Engineering
12 61 (4.56%) Load Balancing
13 53 (3.96%) Performance Testing
14 50 (3.74%) Data Modelling
15 45 (3.37%) Change Management
15 45 (3.37%) Workflow
16 42 (3.14%) Unit Testing
17 41 (3.07%) Disaster Recovery
18 40 (2.99%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 546 (40.84%) SQL
2 346 (25.88%) Java
3 342 (25.58%) Perl
4 286 (21.39%) Python
5 282 (21.09%) PL/SQL
6 164 (12.27%) Bash Shell
7 136 (10.17%) JavaScript
7 136 (10.17%) C++
8 130 (9.72%) Ruby
9 117 (8.75%) Korn
10 104 (7.78%) C
11 89 (6.66%) PowerShell
12 84 (6.28%) PHP
13 53 (3.96%) VB
14 49 (3.66%) C#
15 45 (3.37%) T-SQL
16 23 (1.72%) Jython
17 22 (1.65%) VBScript
18 19 (1.42%) AWK
19 15 (1.12%) sed
Qualifications
1 194 (14.51%) Security Cleared
2 133 (9.95%) SC Cleared
3 76 (5.68%) Degree
4 50 (3.74%) DV Cleared
5 22 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.05%) VCP4
7 13 (0.97%) RHCE
8 11 (0.82%) CISSP
9 10 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.67%) ISEB
11 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.52%) RHCSA
12 7 (0.52%) RHCA
13 6 (0.45%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.37%) CEH
15 4 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.30%) CCSA
15 4 (0.30%) CCSE
15 4 (0.30%) SAS Certification
15 4 (0.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.76%) QA
2 33 (2.47%) SLA
3 12 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.45%) HL7
4 6 (0.45%) DICOM
5 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.075%) COREP
7 1 (0.075%) FINREP
7 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.075%) Solvency II
System Software
1 67 (5.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (4.79%) Active Directory
3 53 (3.96%) Oracle RMAN
4 45 (3.37%) Oracle RAC
5 31 (2.32%) vSphere
6 27 (2.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 19 (1.42%) Sendmail
7 19 (1.42%) Samba
8 17 (1.27%) Hyper-V
9 13 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 11 (0.82%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.82%) Apache Flume
10 11 (0.82%) HDFS
11 10 (0.75%) Firmware
11 10 (0.75%) Shibboleth
12 9 (0.67%) NFS
13 8 (0.60%) Nmap
13 8 (0.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 8 (0.60%) Varnish
13 8 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 176 (13.16%) Puppet
2 71 (5.31%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (3.66%) Cobbler
4 47 (3.52%) Tivoli
5 45 (3.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 35 (2.62%) Control-M
6 35 (2.62%) Nagios
7 29 (2.17%) Ansible
8 28 (2.09%) Data Guard
9 26 (1.94%) NetBackup
10 22 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
11 16 (1.20%) SCCM
12 13 (0.97%) MIMEsweeper
12 13 (0.97%) OpenView
12 13 (0.97%) collectd
13 12 (0.90%) Red Hat Satellite
13 12 (0.90%) SCOM
14 11 (0.82%) WSUS
14 11 (0.82%) MAILsweeper
14 11 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 630 (47.12%) Oracle
2 209 (15.63%) Red Hat
3 170 (12.72%) VMware
4 104 (7.78%) Microsoft
5 93 (6.96%) HP
6 87 (6.51%) Sybase
6 87 (6.51%) Informatica
7 81 (6.06%) IBM
8 55 (4.11%) Cisco
9 52 (3.89%) EMC
10 51 (3.81%) Sun
11 48 (3.59%) Veritas
12 46 (3.44%) NetApp
13 38 (2.84%) McAfee
14 25 (1.87%) Business Objects
15 24 (1.80%) Pega
16 23 (1.72%) BEA
17 22 (1.65%) Ab Initio
18 21 (1.57%) Symantec
19 20 (1.50%) TIBCO
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £276 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: From £375 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £160 - £190 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Dunstable
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £260.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago