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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 182 193 162
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 627 539 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.27% 1.11% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 2.96% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 313 334
Average daily rate
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£416 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 25
Average hourly rate £27.25 £35.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.77% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £32.25 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.39% +12.30%
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
18741 18180 15791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.91% 37.54% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12695 12118 9943
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £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 382 423 573
Average hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 +11 295 £425 - 56
South East +34 148 £450 +20.00% 37
North West -7 38 £370 +19.35% 2
East of England +11 34 £350 -6.66% 20
Yorkshire -2 31 £350 -6.66% 9
East Midlands +18 30 £325 -18.75%
South West -5 17 £375 +7.14% 10
West Midlands -29 17 £369 +9.25% 4
North East -2 14 £300 +58.73%
Midlands - 2 - -
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 791 (62.88%) UNIX
2 650 (51.67%) Linux
3 553 (43.96%) Oracle
4 515 (40.94%) SQL
5 343 (27.27%) Java
6 317 (25.20%) Perl
7 297 (23.61%) Windows
8 290 (23.05%) Python
9 265 (21.07%) PL/SQL
10 229 (18.20%) Finance
11 219 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
12 217 (17.25%) Oracle Database
13 170 (13.51%) Security Cleared
14 163 (12.96%) Solaris
15 152 (12.08%) Red Hat
16 151 (12.00%) Puppet
17 147 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
18 145 (11.53%) Banking
19 144 (11.45%) VMware
20 143 (11.37%) Bash Shell
21 141 (11.21%) Oracle Database 11g
22 136 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 136 (10.81%) SQL Server
23 133 (10.57%) JavaScript
24 126 (10.02%) Ruby
25 124 (9.86%) Apache
26 120 (9.54%) Configuration Management
27 117 (9.30%) WebLogic
28 115 (9.14%) DNS
28 115 (9.14%) IBM

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
1 124 (9.86%) Apache
2 117 (9.30%) WebLogic
3 72 (5.72%) WebSphere
4 61 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 42 (3.34%) IIS
6 29 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 25 (1.99%) JBoss
7 25 (1.99%) OpenStack
8 24 (1.91%) IBM HTTP Server
9 21 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (1.43%) SAS
11 16 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
12 15 (1.19%) SharePoint
13 14 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
14 13 (1.03%) nginx
15 12 (0.95%) MS Exchange
16 10 (0.79%) MQSeries
16 10 (0.79%) iPlanet
16 10 (0.79%) CMS
16 10 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 55 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.75%) MS Office
3 13 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.40%) MS Project
5 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.079%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.079%) FastStats
6 1 (0.079%) Weka
6 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
4 7 (0.56%) Global One
4 7 (0.56%) Maximo
5 6 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.40%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.24%) RMDS
8 3 (0.24%) SAP MDM
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.24%) Fredhopper
9 2 (0.16%) SunGard Martini
9 2 (0.16%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 72 (5.72%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.15%) Heroku
4 18 (1.43%) GitHub
5 15 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.40%) SaaS
7 5 (0.40%) Engine Yard
8 4 (0.32%) PaaS
9 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.24%) IaaS
9 3 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.16%) Boomi
10 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.16%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.079%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.079%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.079%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 115 (9.14%) DNS
2 96 (7.63%) LDAP
3 89 (7.07%) TCP/IP
4 88 (7.00%) SAN
5 78 (6.20%) Firewall
6 47 (3.74%) SSL
7 38 (3.02%) HTTP
8 31 (2.46%) WAN
8 31 (2.46%) NAS
9 30 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
10 28 (2.23%) LAN
11 27 (2.15%) DHCP
12 24 (1.91%) VPN
13 23 (1.83%) SMTP
14 17 (1.35%) FTP
15 16 (1.27%) Internet
16 14 (1.11%) SSH
17 13 (1.03%) VLAN
18 12 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
19 10 (0.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (17.25%) Oracle Database
2 141 (11.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 136 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 110 (8.74%) MySQL
5 101 (8.03%) Relational Database
6 95 (7.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 71 (5.64%) RDBMS
8 67 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
9 54 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
10 43 (3.42%) MongoDB
11 40 (3.18%) Hadoop
11 40 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
12 33 (2.62%) DB2
13 27 (2.15%) Oracle Database 12c
14 21 (1.67%) NoSQL
15 19 (1.51%) PowerCenter
16 18 (1.43%) Oracle9i Database
17 15 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
18 14 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
18 14 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 113 (8.98%) Jenkins
2 107 (8.51%) Git (software)
3 78 (6.20%) Subversion
4 49 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 43 (3.42%) Ant
6 42 (3.34%) JIRA
7 29 (2.31%) Maven
7 29 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
8 28 (2.23%) TeamCity
9 21 (1.67%) Introscope
9 21 (1.67%) Cucumber
10 17 (1.35%) Eclipse
11 16 (1.27%) Toad
11 16 (1.27%) ProC
12 15 (1.19%) LoadRunner
13 13 (1.03%) ClearCase
13 13 (1.03%) Selenium
13 13 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (0.79%) PVCS
15 8 (0.64%) CruiseControl
General
1 229 (18.20%) Finance
2 145 (11.53%) Banking
3 58 (4.61%) Investment Banking
4 44 (3.50%) Front Office
5 35 (2.78%) Retail
6 19 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 12 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 9 (0.72%) Back Office
9 7 (0.56%) Marketing
10 6 (0.48%) Publishing
10 6 (0.48%) Billing
11 5 (0.40%) Law
12 4 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.24%) Legal
14 2 (0.16%) Advertising
14 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.079%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.079%) French Language
15 1 (0.079%) German Language
Job Titles
1 369 (29.33%) Developer
2 147 (11.69%) Analyst
3 133 (10.57%) Administrator
4 68 (5.41%) DBA
5 67 (5.33%) Oracle Developer
6 60 (4.77%) Systems Administrator
6 60 (4.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 58 (4.61%) Consultant
8 47 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 47 (3.74%) Applications Support
8 47 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
9 44 (3.50%) Support Analyst
9 44 (3.50%) Oracle DBA
10 42 (3.34%) Linux Administrator
11 35 (2.78%) Architect
12 34 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 33 (2.62%) Senior Developer
14 32 (2.54%) Test Analyst
15 31 (2.46%) Java Developer
16 28 (2.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (9.06%) XML
2 95 (7.55%) Web Services
3 92 (7.31%) HTML
4 86 (6.84%) Middleware
5 84 (6.68%) J2EE
6 77 (6.12%) .NET
7 51 (4.05%) CSS
8 39 (3.10%) JSON
9 30 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
9 30 (2.38%) ASP.NET
10 29 (2.31%) SOAP
11 27 (2.15%) WCF
11 27 (2.15%) Spring
12 26 (2.07%) Ruby on Rails
13 22 (1.75%) WPF
14 20 (1.59%) Java EE
14 20 (1.59%) JSP
15 19 (1.51%) RESTful
16 18 (1.43%) Flask
16 18 (1.43%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 110 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (5.41%) Clustering
3 57 (4.53%) Data Centre
4 42 (3.34%) Equities
5 28 (2.23%) Computer Science
6 23 (1.83%) Derivative
7 21 (1.67%) Fixed Income
7 21 (1.67%) Data Integration
8 18 (1.43%) Wiki
8 18 (1.43%) PKI
9 16 (1.27%) Replication
9 16 (1.27%) DataPower
9 16 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 15 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.19%) Device Driver
10 15 (1.19%) HACMP
11 14 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (1.11%) Data Extraction
12 10 (0.79%) SWIFT
12 10 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 791 (62.88%) UNIX
2 650 (51.67%) Linux
3 297 (23.61%) Windows
4 163 (12.96%) Solaris
5 136 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 109 (8.66%) AIX
7 56 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (4.37%) HPUX
9 45 (3.58%) CentOS
10 39 (3.10%) Mac OS X
11 33 (2.62%) Ubuntu
12 27 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (1.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 17 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (1.11%) Android
16 14 (1.11%) SUSE
17 11 (0.87%) Windows XP
17 11 (0.87%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.79%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
3 120 (9.54%) Configuration Management
4 112 (8.90%) ITIL
5 99 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
6 93 (7.39%) DevOps
7 92 (7.31%) ETL
8 73 (5.80%) SDLC
9 69 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
10 67 (5.33%) OO
11 63 (5.01%) CRM
12 60 (4.77%) Data Modelling
12 60 (4.77%) Migration
13 55 (4.37%) Scrum
14 53 (4.21%) Problem Management
15 51 (4.05%) Load Balancing
16 49 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
17 48 (3.82%) Unit Testing
17 48 (3.82%) Project Management
18 43 (3.42%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 515 (40.94%) SQL
2 343 (27.27%) Java
3 317 (25.20%) Perl
4 290 (23.05%) Python
5 265 (21.07%) PL/SQL
6 143 (11.37%) Bash Shell
7 133 (10.57%) JavaScript
8 126 (10.02%) Ruby
9 111 (8.82%) C++
10 102 (8.11%) PowerShell
11 84 (6.68%) Korn
12 82 (6.52%) C
12 82 (6.52%) C#
13 76 (6.04%) PHP
14 28 (2.23%) VB
15 27 (2.15%) T-SQL
16 20 (1.59%) Jython
17 19 (1.51%) VBScript
18 17 (1.35%) Go
19 15 (1.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 170 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 115 (9.14%) SC Cleared
3 97 (7.71%) Degree
4 48 (3.82%) DV Cleared
5 33 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (1.03%) ISEB
7 12 (0.95%) CISSP
8 9 (0.72%) RHCE
8 9 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.24%) GIAC
10 3 (0.24%) RHCA
10 3 (0.24%) CEH
10 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.24%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.24%) OSCP
10 3 (0.24%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.16%) CCNA
11 2 (0.16%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.09%) QA
2 41 (3.26%) SLA
3 14 (1.11%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.48%) HL7
5 6 (0.48%) DICOM
6 5 (0.40%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (5.09%) Active Directory
2 62 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (3.82%) Oracle RAC
4 32 (2.54%) vSphere
5 19 (1.51%) Sendmail
6 15 (1.19%) Samba
6 15 (1.19%) HDFS
7 14 (1.11%) Oracle Clusterware
8 13 (1.03%) Docker
9 12 (0.95%) Apache Flume
9 12 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 12 (0.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 11 (0.87%) Hyper-V
10 11 (0.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 10 (0.79%) Shibboleth
12 9 (0.72%) Firmware
13 8 (0.64%) NFS
13 8 (0.64%) GPFS
14 7 (0.56%) VMware ESX
15 6 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 151 (12.00%) Puppet
2 60 (4.77%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (4.21%) Tivoli
4 37 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 31 (2.46%) Cobbler
6 28 (2.23%) Control-M
7 26 (2.07%) Nagios
7 26 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
8 25 (1.99%) Ansible
8 25 (1.99%) Data Guard
9 23 (1.83%) NetBackup
10 21 (1.67%) OpenView
11 19 (1.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 14 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 13 (1.03%) Vagrant
14 12 (0.95%) MIMEsweeper
14 12 (0.95%) MAILsweeper
15 11 (0.87%) Salt
16 10 (0.79%) CA Single Sign-On
17 9 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 553 (43.96%) Oracle
2 152 (12.08%) Red Hat
3 144 (11.45%) VMware
4 115 (9.14%) IBM
5 111 (8.82%) Informatica
6 103 (8.19%) HP
7 87 (6.92%) Microsoft
8 49 (3.90%) Sun
9 46 (3.66%) Cisco
9 46 (3.66%) Sybase
10 45 (3.58%) Business Objects
11 40 (3.18%) Veritas
12 36 (2.86%) NetApp
13 30 (2.38%) BEA
14 29 (2.31%) McAfee
14 29 (2.31%) Pega
15 28 (2.23%) webMethods
16 26 (2.07%) EMC
17 25 (1.99%) TIBCO
17 25 (1.99%) Ab Initio
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