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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 158 180 194
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +14
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 814 645 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.27% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 3.38% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 362 340
Median daily rate £425 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 7
Median hourly rate £41.63 £26.00 £35.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.09% -26.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.81 £32.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.75 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £35.85
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -27.47%
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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
19541 19109 18632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.36% 37.75% 37.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13606 12604 12353
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 410 443
Median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.68 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 339 £450 - 35
South East -23 143 £400 -5.88% 14
West Midlands +57 106 £450 +20.00% 8
North East +5 52 £320 +6.66% 2
North West +10 48 £450 +25.87% 10
Yorkshire +12 46 £673 +106.92% 11
East of England +9 31 £340 -2.85% 14
South West +2 26 £360 +22.03% 4
East Midlands -4 23 £425 +30.76% 1
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 919 (63.64%) Unix
2 804 (55.68%) Linux
3 705 (48.82%) Oracle
4 601 (41.62%) SQL
5 421 (29.16%) Java
6 419 (29.02%) Perl
7 342 (23.68%) Python
8 339 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
9 305 (21.12%) Finance
10 291 (20.15%) Windows
11 281 (19.46%) PL/SQL
12 233 (16.14%) Oracle Database
13 210 (14.54%) Solaris
14 208 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 203 (14.06%) Red Hat
16 186 (12.88%) Bash Shell
17 181 (12.53%) Puppet
17 181 (12.53%) Security Cleared
18 178 (12.33%) DevOps
19 175 (12.12%) ITIL
20 171 (11.84%) AIX
21 170 (11.77%) Informatica
22 169 (11.70%) WebLogic
23 162 (11.22%) JavaScript
23 162 (11.22%) SAN
24 160 (11.08%) Banking
25 155 (10.73%) SQL Server
26 154 (10.66%) IBM
26 154 (10.66%) Ruby
27 151 (10.46%) XML

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 169 (11.70%) WebLogic
2 115 (7.96%) Apache
3 111 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 71 (4.92%) OpenStack
4 71 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 67 (4.64%) SAS
6 66 (4.57%) Confluence
7 60 (4.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 41 (2.84%) IBM HTTP Server
9 38 (2.63%) JBoss
10 31 (2.15%) Apache Pig
11 23 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
12 20 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
13 19 (1.32%) SharePoint
14 18 (1.25%) MQSeries
15 16 (1.11%) Tuxedo
16 15 (1.04%) IIS
16 15 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 14 (0.97%) Documentum
17 14 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.11%) HipChat
3 13 (0.90%) MS Office
4 11 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.76%) SPSS
4 11 (0.76%) Stata
5 7 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.21%) MS Project
7 2 (0.14%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) Weka
8 1 (0.069%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 31 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (1.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (1.66%) Oracle 11i
4 21 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
5 14 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
6 10 (0.69%) OpenText Process Suite
7 7 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.21%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.21%) RMDS
9 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
10 2 (0.14%) BigMachines
10 2 (0.14%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.069%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 1 (0.069%) Lorenzo
11 1 (0.069%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 105 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
3 53 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.39%) SaaS
5 9 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (0.55%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.48%) Force.com
8 4 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (0.28%) PaaS
9 3 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.21%) IaaS
10 2 (0.14%) GitHub
10 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.14%) Office 365
11 1 (0.069%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.069%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.069%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 162 (11.22%) SAN
2 105 (7.27%) DNS
3 98 (6.79%) TCP/IP
4 72 (4.99%) SSL
5 71 (4.92%) HTTP
6 67 (4.64%) LDAP
7 64 (4.43%) Firewall
8 38 (2.63%) NAS
9 34 (2.35%) SNMP
10 31 (2.15%) FTP
11 22 (1.52%) Internet
12 19 (1.32%) DHCP
13 18 (1.25%) iSCSI
13 18 (1.25%) VPN
14 17 (1.18%) HTTPS
15 15 (1.04%) SMTP
15 15 (1.04%) WAN
16 14 (0.97%) SSH
17 12 (0.83%) Network Security
17 12 (0.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (16.14%) Oracle Database
2 155 (10.73%) SQL Server
3 141 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 121 (8.38%) Hadoop
5 101 (6.99%) MySQL
6 99 (6.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 98 (6.79%) BusinessObjects
8 91 (6.30%) Relational Database
9 81 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
10 80 (5.54%) Apache Hive
11 70 (4.85%) MongoDB
12 68 (4.71%) Big Data
13 56 (3.88%) DB2
13 56 (3.88%) HBase
14 55 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
14 55 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
15 54 (3.74%) Pentaho
16 42 (2.91%) RDBMS
17 36 (2.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 36 (2.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 139 (9.63%) Git (software)
2 130 (9.00%) Jenkins
3 122 (8.45%) JIRA
4 94 (6.51%) Subversion
5 70 (4.85%) ClearCase
6 59 (4.09%) Vagrant
7 51 (3.53%) Maven
8 42 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
9 40 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 37 (2.56%) ERwin
11 36 (2.49%) Selenium
12 35 (2.42%) Ant
12 35 (2.42%) Cucumber
13 33 (2.29%) JUnit
13 33 (2.29%) Sonatype Nexus
14 32 (2.22%) Introscope
15 31 (2.15%) ClearQuest
15 31 (2.15%) Eclipse
16 24 (1.66%) JMeter
16 24 (1.66%) LoadRunner
General
1 305 (21.12%) Finance
2 160 (11.08%) Banking
3 67 (4.64%) Investment Banking
4 37 (2.56%) Front Office
5 36 (2.49%) Retail
6 29 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.11%) Back Office
8 15 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 12 (0.83%) Games
9 12 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.83%) Marketing
10 6 (0.42%) Automotive
10 6 (0.42%) Electronics
11 5 (0.35%) Publishing
12 4 (0.28%) Legal
13 3 (0.21%) Law
13 3 (0.21%) Military
14 2 (0.14%) Billing
14 2 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 415 (28.74%) Developer
2 193 (13.37%) Administrator
3 123 (8.52%) DBA
4 121 (8.38%) Architect
5 105 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
6 90 (6.23%) Systems Administrator
7 88 (6.09%) Linux Engineer
8 83 (5.75%) Oracle DBA
9 82 (5.68%) Analyst
9 82 (5.68%) Consultant
10 70 (4.85%) Java Developer
10 70 (4.85%) Oracle Developer
11 57 (3.95%) Unix Administrator
12 56 (3.88%) Applications Support
13 55 (3.81%) Senior Developer
14 53 (3.67%) Linux Administrator
15 51 (3.53%) SQL Developer
16 48 (3.32%) Unix Systems Administrator
17 44 (3.05%) Tester
18 42 (2.91%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (10.46%) XML
2 114 (7.89%) J2EE
3 112 (7.76%) Middleware
4 109 (7.55%) HTML
5 95 (6.58%) Web Services
6 81 (5.61%) .NET
7 71 (4.92%) JSON
8 70 (4.85%) CSS
9 65 (4.50%) SOAP
10 52 (3.60%) REST
11 49 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
12 40 (2.77%) JMS
13 36 (2.49%) Spring
14 32 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
14 32 (2.22%) Sensu
15 31 (2.15%) ELK Stack
16 28 (1.94%) Hibernate
17 27 (1.87%) FIX Protocol
18 26 (1.80%) Java EE
19 24 (1.66%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (6.79%) Clustering
3 49 (3.39%) Data Centre
3 49 (3.39%) Replication
4 46 (3.19%) Equities
5 42 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 42 (2.91%) Visualisation
6 38 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 36 (2.49%) Fixed Income
8 33 (2.29%) DataPower
9 28 (1.94%) Algorithms
10 27 (1.87%) Data Integration
10 27 (1.87%) Derivative
10 27 (1.87%) PKI
11 24 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (1.11%) Client/Server
12 16 (1.11%) HACMP
13 13 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (0.83%) Private Cloud
15 11 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 919 (63.64%) Unix
2 804 (55.68%) Linux
3 291 (20.15%) Windows
4 210 (14.54%) Solaris
5 208 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 171 (11.84%) AIX
7 88 (6.09%) Windows Server
8 61 (4.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 40 (2.77%) Mac OS X
10 38 (2.63%) CentOS
11 37 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
12 31 (2.15%) SUSE
13 28 (1.94%) Ubuntu
14 21 (1.45%) HPUX
15 18 (1.25%) Debian
16 12 (0.83%) Mac OS X Server
17 11 (0.76%) Android
17 11 (0.76%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (0.62%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (12.33%) DevOps
3 175 (12.12%) ITIL
4 146 (10.11%) Performance Tuning
5 145 (10.04%) Configuration Management
6 139 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
7 130 (9.00%) Data Modelling
8 109 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
9 101 (6.99%) Open Source
10 99 (6.86%) Scrum
11 95 (6.58%) High Availability
12 94 (6.51%) OO
13 91 (6.30%) SDLC
14 90 (6.23%) Migration
14 90 (6.23%) Waterfall
15 88 (6.09%) Software Engineering
16 87 (6.02%) Change Management
16 87 (6.02%) RUP
17 62 (4.29%) TDD
18 55 (3.81%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 601 (41.62%) SQL
2 421 (29.16%) Java
3 419 (29.02%) Perl
4 342 (23.68%) Python
5 281 (19.46%) PL/SQL
6 186 (12.88%) Bash Shell
7 162 (11.22%) JavaScript
8 154 (10.66%) Ruby
9 107 (7.41%) Korn
10 105 (7.27%) C++
11 90 (6.23%) C
12 89 (6.16%) C#
13 67 (4.64%) PHP
14 62 (4.29%) PowerShell
15 50 (3.46%) VB
16 39 (2.70%) Jython
17 25 (1.73%) AWK
17 25 (1.73%) sed
18 21 (1.45%) COBOL
18 21 (1.45%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 181 (12.53%) Security Cleared
2 131 (9.07%) SC Cleared
3 101 (6.99%) Degree
4 27 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 19 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (1.11%) OCP
7 13 (0.90%) ISTQB
8 12 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (0.76%) AAT
9 11 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.69%) ISEB
10 10 (0.69%) MCSE
11 7 (0.48%) CCNP
12 6 (0.42%) RHCSA
13 5 (0.35%) CCNA
13 5 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.35%) RHCE
14 4 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.16%) QA
2 30 (2.08%) SLA
3 11 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.28%) DICOM
5 4 (0.28%) HL7
5 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.28%) WAI
6 3 (0.21%) SDET
6 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.21%) WCAG
7 2 (0.14%) GPG13
8 1 (0.069%) Basel II
8 1 (0.069%) COREP
8 1 (0.069%) FINREP
8 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.069%) TickIT
System Software
1 96 (6.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
3 50 (3.46%) Active Directory
4 40 (2.77%) Samba
5 38 (2.63%) vSphere
6 29 (2.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 28 (1.94%) Veritas File System
8 27 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 25 (1.73%) iptables
9 25 (1.73%) NFS
10 21 (1.45%) Apache Flume
10 21 (1.45%) HDFS
11 19 (1.32%) Docker
11 19 (1.32%) Oracle Clusterware
12 18 (1.25%) VMware ESX
13 16 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
14 15 (1.04%) Sendmail
14 15 (1.04%) XenServer
15 14 (0.97%) Xen
16 12 (0.83%) KVM
Systems Management
1 181 (12.53%) Puppet
2 66 (4.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 62 (4.29%) Tivoli
4 61 (4.22%) Data Guard
5 56 (3.88%) Ansible
6 55 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
7 51 (3.53%) Packer
8 48 (3.32%) Nagios
9 40 (2.77%) Terraform
10 36 (2.49%) Graphite
11 25 (1.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 24 (1.66%) Cobbler
12 24 (1.66%) Control-M
12 24 (1.66%) Uchiwa
13 23 (1.59%) HP SiteScope
14 22 (1.52%) MOM
15 20 (1.39%) Cacti
15 20 (1.39%) NetBackup
16 18 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 15 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 705 (48.82%) Oracle
2 203 (14.06%) Red Hat
3 170 (11.77%) Informatica
4 154 (10.66%) IBM
5 149 (10.32%) VMware
6 120 (8.31%) HP
7 89 (6.16%) Veritas
8 87 (6.02%) Sybase
9 75 (5.19%) CA
10 74 (5.12%) Pega
11 50 (3.46%) Microsoft
11 50 (3.46%) Tableau
11 50 (3.46%) webMethods
12 49 (3.39%) Atlassian
13 48 (3.32%) Google
14 46 (3.19%) Sun
15 43 (2.98%) SAP
16 41 (2.84%) BEA
17 38 (2.63%) EMC
18 33 (2.29%) BMC
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Norfolk
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: £500.00 - £570.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £420 - £421 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
aap3
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago