The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 190 187 149
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 569 470 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.11% 1.09% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 2.95% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 273 372
Average daily rate £400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 17
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £22.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £84.50 £51.50 £54.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19062 15930 19785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.12% 36.89% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12543 9991 11907
Average daily rate £375 £385 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 584 705
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.63 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Shell Script
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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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -23 284 £430 +1.17% 62
South East +10 119 £375 +10.71% 22
East of England -22 31 £400 +14.28% 15
South West -32 28 £370 -7.50% 13
West Midlands -14 27 £319 -10.21% 4
North West -13 26 £275 -9.83% 15
North East - 20 £253 - 4
Yorkshire +7 19 £438 +9.37% 10
East Midlands -10 9 £400 +25.00% 2
Midlands - - - -
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 712 (62.68%) UNIX
2 519 (45.69%) Oracle
3 514 (45.25%) Linux
4 462 (40.67%) SQL
5 336 (29.58%) Java
6 290 (25.53%) Finance
7 283 (24.91%) Perl
8 261 (22.98%) Solaris
9 233 (20.51%) Oracle Database
10 228 (20.07%) Windows
11 184 (16.20%) PL/SQL
12 162 (14.26%) Banking
13 159 (14.00%) XML
14 149 (13.12%) AIX
14 149 (13.12%) Red Hat
15 146 (12.85%) Oracle Database 11g
16 130 (11.44%) IBM
17 125 (11.00%) C++
18 123 (10.83%) SAN
19 118 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
20 115 (10.12%) Oracle Database 10g
21 111 (9.77%) Middleware
21 111 (9.77%) Security Cleared
22 106 (9.33%) ITIL
22 106 (9.33%) Relational Database
23 100 (8.80%) HTML
23 100 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 99 (8.71%) Python
25 98 (8.63%) Performance Tuning
26 97 (8.54%) Apache

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 97 (8.54%) Apache
2 93 (8.19%) WebLogic
3 81 (7.13%) WebSphere
4 62 (5.46%) Tomcat
5 25 (2.20%) Oracle Application Server
6 24 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 21 (1.85%) IIS
8 18 (1.58%) SharePoint
9 17 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 15 (1.32%) SAS
11 14 (1.23%) Gentran
12 13 (1.14%) Confluence
12 13 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
13 10 (0.88%) nginx
13 10 (0.88%) Node.js
13 10 (0.88%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.79%) TIBCO EMS
15 8 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
16 7 (0.62%) OpenROAD
16 7 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.02%) MS Office
3 12 (1.06%) Mathematica
4 10 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.35%) MS Project
6 3 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.18%) SPSS
8 1 (0.088%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 36 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
2 32 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (1.58%) Oracle 11i
5 11 (0.97%) Maximo
5 11 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
6 10 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
8 7 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
11 3 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.26%) SAP WM
12 2 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
12 2 (0.18%) RMDS
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle FAH
13 1 (0.088%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.53%) Amazon S3
4 6 (0.53%) PaaS
5 4 (0.35%) Joyent
5 4 (0.35%) IaaS
5 4 (0.35%) SaaS
6 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.088%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 123 (10.83%) SAN
2 76 (6.69%) DNS
3 69 (6.07%) TCP/IP
4 58 (5.11%) HTTP
5 46 (4.05%) FTP
6 45 (3.96%) SSL
7 40 (3.52%) Firewall
8 37 (3.26%) LDAP
9 31 (2.73%) NAS
10 26 (2.29%) Internet
11 24 (2.11%) DHCP
12 17 (1.50%) DMZ
12 17 (1.50%) SSH
13 16 (1.41%) SNMP
13 16 (1.41%) VPN
14 12 (1.06%) LAN
14 12 (1.06%) WAN
15 11 (0.97%) SMTP
16 10 (0.88%) Kerberos
16 10 (0.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (20.51%) Oracle Database
2 146 (12.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 115 (10.12%) Oracle Database 10g
4 106 (9.33%) Relational Database
5 93 (8.19%) Data Warehouse
6 79 (6.95%) SQL Server
7 71 (6.25%) MySQL
8 70 (6.16%) RDBMS
9 57 (5.02%) DB2
10 40 (3.52%) Oracle Reports
11 32 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
12 30 (2.64%) Oracle Discoverer
13 20 (1.76%) SQLPlus
14 18 (1.58%) NoSQL
15 17 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
17 15 (1.32%) Big Data
17 15 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
18 14 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
18 14 (1.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 70 (6.16%) Jenkins
2 48 (4.23%) Maven
3 47 (4.14%) Subversion
3 47 (4.14%) Oracle Forms
4 41 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 35 (3.08%) Toad
6 32 (2.82%) Ant
7 31 (2.73%) Eclipse
8 29 (2.55%) JIRA
9 28 (2.46%) Selenium
10 22 (1.94%) JUnit
11 21 (1.85%) TeamCity
11 21 (1.85%) WebDriver
11 21 (1.85%) Cucumber
12 19 (1.67%) Hudson
12 19 (1.67%) CruiseControl
13 16 (1.41%) ProC
13 16 (1.41%) WATIR
14 13 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
15 11 (0.97%) JDeveloper
General
1 290 (25.53%) Finance
2 162 (14.26%) Banking
3 65 (5.72%) Investment Banking
4 51 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 32 (2.82%) Front Office
6 23 (2.02%) Retail
7 14 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.06%) German Language
10 11 (0.97%) Legal
11 10 (0.88%) Billing
12 9 (0.79%) Marketing
13 8 (0.70%) Games
14 7 (0.62%) Back Office
15 6 (0.53%) Military
16 5 (0.44%) General Ledger
17 4 (0.35%) Automotive
17 4 (0.35%) French Language
18 3 (0.26%) Advertising
18 3 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 324 (28.52%) Developer
2 145 (12.76%) DBA
3 141 (12.41%) Administrator
4 111 (9.77%) Analyst
5 109 (9.60%) Oracle DBA
6 94 (8.27%) Consultant
7 70 (6.16%) Systems Administrator
8 54 (4.75%) Java Developer
8 54 (4.75%) UNIX Administrator
9 40 (3.52%) Oracle Developer
10 39 (3.43%) Linux Engineer
11 38 (3.35%) C++ Developer
12 35 (3.08%) Tester
13 34 (2.99%) Senior Developer
13 34 (2.99%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 34 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
14 33 (2.90%) Ab Initio Developer
15 32 (2.82%) Support Engineer
16 28 (2.46%) Systems Engineer
17 25 (2.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (14.00%) XML
2 111 (9.77%) Middleware
3 100 (8.80%) HTML
4 88 (7.75%) Web Services
5 53 (4.67%) Spring
6 51 (4.49%) XSLT
7 47 (4.14%) CSS
8 43 (3.79%) J2EE
8 43 (3.79%) JSON
9 36 (3.17%) .NET
10 33 (2.90%) Ajax
11 30 (2.64%) JSP
11 30 (2.64%) jQuery
12 29 (2.55%) WebSphere MQ
13 27 (2.38%) Hibernate
14 26 (2.29%) STL
15 24 (2.11%) JMS
16 23 (2.02%) RESTful
17 19 (1.67%) Struts
17 19 (1.67%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (5.55%) Clustering
2 54 (4.75%) Replication
3 31 (2.73%) Mainframe
4 26 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (2.20%) Derivative
6 23 (2.02%) Fixed Income
7 19 (1.67%) GIS
7 19 (1.67%) Equities
8 18 (1.58%) DataPower
9 17 (1.50%) Computer Science
10 16 (1.41%) Open Source
11 15 (1.32%) Credit Risk
12 13 (1.14%) HACMP
12 13 (1.14%) Wiki
12 13 (1.14%) Hedge funds
13 12 (1.06%) PKI
14 11 (0.97%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.88%) STB
15 10 (0.88%) Data Integration
16 9 (0.79%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 712 (62.68%) UNIX
2 514 (45.25%) Linux
3 261 (22.98%) Solaris
4 228 (20.07%) Windows
5 149 (13.12%) AIX
6 100 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (3.87%) HPUX
8 34 (2.99%) SUSE
9 31 (2.73%) Ubuntu
10 28 (2.46%) Windows 7
11 27 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (2.20%) CentOS
14 21 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
15 12 (1.06%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.88%) Debian
17 9 (0.79%) Android
18 6 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
19 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
20 3 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (9.33%) ITIL
3 98 (8.63%) Performance Tuning
4 93 (8.19%) Migration
5 92 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
6 77 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
7 62 (5.46%) Configuration Management
8 61 (5.37%) TDD
9 57 (5.02%) Change Management
10 53 (4.67%) Scrum
11 52 (4.58%) ETL
12 47 (4.14%) SOA
13 41 (3.61%) Data Modelling
14 40 (3.52%) Software Engineering
15 39 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
16 38 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
17 34 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
18 33 (2.90%) Test Automation
18 33 (2.90%) Performance Management
19 32 (2.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 462 (40.67%) SQL
2 336 (29.58%) Java
3 283 (24.91%) Perl
4 184 (16.20%) PL/SQL
5 125 (11.00%) C++
6 99 (8.71%) Python
7 93 (8.19%) JavaScript
8 91 (8.01%) C
9 85 (7.48%) Korn
10 83 (7.31%) Bash Shell
11 57 (5.02%) PHP
12 42 (3.70%) Ruby
13 40 (3.52%) C#
14 35 (3.08%) VB
15 34 (2.99%) PowerShell
16 25 (2.20%) T-SQL
17 24 (2.11%) VBScript
18 19 (1.67%) JCL
19 14 (1.23%) Bourne shell
19 14 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 111 (9.77%) Security Cleared
2 76 (6.69%) Degree
3 74 (6.51%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.73%) DV Cleared
5 22 (1.94%) ISEB
6 17 (1.50%) OCP
6 17 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.97%) RHCE
9 8 (0.70%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.62%) Sun Certification
11 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.35%) CCNA
12 4 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.35%) MCSE
12 4 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.26%) MBA
13 3 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.26%) MCSA
14 2 (0.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.79%) QA
2 22 (1.94%) SLA
3 5 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.18%) COREP
5 2 (0.18%) FINREP
6 1 (0.088%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.088%) Basel II
6 1 (0.088%) JTAG
6 1 (0.088%) Solvency II
System Software
1 86 (7.57%) Oracle RAC
2 66 (5.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 52 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (2.82%) Active Directory
5 27 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 26 (2.29%) NFS
7 20 (1.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 17 (1.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 15 (1.32%) Sendmail
10 12 (1.06%) KVM
11 11 (0.97%) PowerHA
12 10 (0.88%) VMware ESX
13 9 (0.79%) SRDF
13 9 (0.79%) vSphere
14 7 (0.62%) XenApp
15 6 (0.53%) Xen
15 6 (0.53%) Varnish
15 6 (0.53%) VirtualBox
15 6 (0.53%) Squid
15 6 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 76 (6.69%) Puppet
2 69 (6.07%) Data Guard
3 56 (4.93%) Tivoli
4 54 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (2.99%) Control-M
6 29 (2.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 27 (2.38%) Nagios
8 24 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 21 (1.85%) NetBackup
10 14 (1.23%) BladeLogic
11 13 (1.14%) Vagrant
12 11 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (0.88%) Netcool
14 9 (0.79%) ZABBIX
15 8 (0.70%) Ionix
15 8 (0.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
15 8 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
15 8 (0.70%) Netcool/Webtop
16 6 (0.53%) Zenoss
17 5 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 519 (45.69%) Oracle
2 149 (13.12%) Red Hat
3 130 (11.44%) IBM
4 88 (7.75%) VMware
5 84 (7.39%) Sun
6 79 (6.95%) Sybase
7 64 (5.63%) HP
8 57 (5.02%) Veritas
9 47 (4.14%) Microsoft
9 47 (4.14%) Informatica
9 47 (4.14%) EMC
10 45 (3.96%) Ab Initio
11 39 (3.43%) NetApp
12 34 (2.99%) Cisco
13 23 (2.02%) Murex
13 23 (2.02%) BMC
14 21 (1.85%) Business Objects
14 21 (1.85%) Reuters
14 21 (1.85%) Remedy
15 19 (1.67%) CA
Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Unspecified (£flex)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co basis
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: c.350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Rate: £50000 per day + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Focus Select Ltd
Rate: £25 - £35 Per Hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Rate: £468.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £240.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 9 days ago