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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 173 157 141
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 626 673 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.25% 1.39% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 3.52% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 389 436
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 17
Average hourly rate £35.61 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £25.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £176.00 £66.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.61 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -6.66%
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
18664 19105 20193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.28% 39.36% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12054 12170 12275
Average daily rate £398 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 517 749
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 +12 378 £411 -8.61% 71
South East -35 95 £375 +7.14% 28
North West -9 39 £371 +23.75% 8
East of England +13 38 £388 +54.22% 25
West Midlands -22 22 £375 +7.14% 1
South West -31 19 £388 +3.33% 8
Yorkshire -16 13 £378 +16.15% 8
East Midlands +11 7 £450 +36.88% 2
North East -18 7 £110 -69.65% 1
Midlands - 2 - -
South Coast - 1 £350 -
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 766 (64.59%) UNIX
2 627 (52.87%) Linux
3 523 (44.10%) Oracle
4 514 (43.34%) SQL
5 367 (30.94%) Java
6 288 (24.28%) Perl
7 250 (21.08%) Windows
8 249 (20.99%) Finance
9 240 (20.24%) Oracle Database
10 221 (18.63%) PL/SQL
11 202 (17.03%) Banking
12 191 (16.10%) XML
13 184 (15.51%) Python
14 181 (15.26%) Solaris
15 180 (15.18%) Red Hat
16 151 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 141 (11.89%) Bash Shell
17 141 (11.89%) Web Services
18 131 (11.05%) C++
19 130 (10.96%) Microsoft
19 130 (10.96%) Oracle Database 11g
20 129 (10.88%) Relational Database
21 126 (10.62%) Apache
22 124 (10.46%) WebLogic
23 122 (10.29%) HTML
24 121 (10.20%) SAN
25 117 (9.87%) SQL Server
26 114 (9.61%) TCP/IP
27 113 (9.53%) Migration
28 109 (9.19%) DNS

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 126 (10.62%) Apache
2 124 (10.46%) WebLogic
3 82 (6.91%) WebSphere
4 66 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 34 (2.87%) WebSphere Application Server
6 27 (2.28%) IIS
7 25 (2.11%) SharePoint
7 25 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
8 21 (1.77%) OpenStack
9 20 (1.69%) Confluence
10 14 (1.18%) MS Exchange
11 13 (1.10%) GlassFish
11 13 (1.10%) Lync
12 12 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
12 12 (1.01%) TIBCO EMS
12 12 (1.01%) IBM HTTP Server
13 11 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
14 10 (0.84%) SAS
14 10 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (0.84%) Moodle
Applications
1 53 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.36%) MS Office
3 12 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.42%) MS Project
5 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.25%) Mathematica
5 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.18%) ResourceLink
3 10 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
4 9 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
5 8 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.67%) Maximo
6 6 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.51%) Remedy AR System
7 5 (0.42%) TIBCO iProcess
7 5 (0.42%) ION MarketView
7 5 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.34%) Staffware
8 4 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.34%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.19%) SaaS
2 24 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (0.67%) GitHub
4 8 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.34%) Joyent
7 3 (0.25%) PaaS
7 3 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.084%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.084%) Route 53
8 1 (0.084%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (10.20%) SAN
2 114 (9.61%) TCP/IP
3 109 (9.19%) DNS
4 77 (6.49%) HTTP
5 57 (4.81%) LDAP
5 57 (4.81%) Firewall
6 50 (4.22%) SSL
7 38 (3.20%) NAS
8 30 (2.53%) VPN
9 29 (2.45%) FTP
10 27 (2.28%) SSH
11 26 (2.19%) DHCP
12 21 (1.77%) Reverse Proxy
13 19 (1.60%) SMTP
14 17 (1.43%) Internet
15 16 (1.35%) WAN
16 15 (1.26%) LAN
16 15 (1.26%) HTTPS
16 15 (1.26%) Fibre Channel
16 15 (1.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (20.24%) Oracle Database
2 130 (10.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 129 (10.88%) Relational Database
4 117 (9.87%) SQL Server
5 99 (8.35%) Data Warehouse
6 96 (8.09%) MySQL
7 88 (7.42%) Oracle Database 10g
8 77 (6.49%) RDBMS
9 39 (3.29%) Oracle Reports
10 35 (2.95%) NoSQL
11 26 (2.19%) Big Data
11 26 (2.19%) SQLPlus
12 25 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 22 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (1.77%) MongoDB
15 20 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
15 20 (1.69%) DB2
16 19 (1.60%) PowerCenter
17 17 (1.43%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 91 (7.67%) Git (software)
2 86 (7.25%) Subversion
3 82 (6.91%) Jenkins
4 56 (4.72%) Maven
5 53 (4.47%) JIRA
6 41 (3.46%) TeamCity
7 31 (2.61%) Eclipse
8 30 (2.53%) JUnit
8 30 (2.53%) Selenium
9 29 (2.45%) Cucumber
10 28 (2.36%) Ant
11 27 (2.28%) Toad
12 26 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
13 25 (2.11%) CruiseControl
14 20 (1.69%) WebDriver
15 17 (1.43%) WATIR
16 15 (1.26%) ClearCase
17 13 (1.10%) Introscope
17 13 (1.10%) RSpec
18 12 (1.01%) Redmine
General
1 249 (20.99%) Finance
2 202 (17.03%) Banking
3 91 (7.67%) Investment Banking
4 40 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 36 (3.04%) Retail
6 25 (2.11%) Back Office
7 23 (1.94%) Front Office
8 19 (1.60%) Games
9 17 (1.43%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.01%) Marketing
11 10 (0.84%) Legal
12 8 (0.67%) Billing
13 6 (0.51%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.42%) Publishing
15 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.34%) Automotive
15 4 (0.34%) German Language
16 3 (0.25%) Electronics
17 2 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 359 (30.27%) Developer
2 155 (13.07%) Administrator
3 117 (9.87%) Analyst
4 92 (7.76%) DBA
5 76 (6.41%) Consultant
6 75 (6.32%) Systems Administrator
7 67 (5.65%) Oracle DBA
8 59 (4.97%) Java Developer
9 52 (4.38%) C++ Developer
10 45 (3.79%) UNIX Administrator
10 45 (3.79%) Linux Administrator
11 44 (3.71%) Tester
12 42 (3.54%) Support Analyst
13 41 (3.46%) Architect
14 40 (3.37%) Senior Developer
15 39 (3.29%) Perl Developer
16 31 (2.61%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 26 (2.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 25 (2.11%) Support Engineer
18 25 (2.11%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (16.10%) XML
2 141 (11.89%) Web Services
3 122 (10.29%) HTML
4 85 (7.17%) Middleware
5 73 (6.16%) JSON
6 62 (5.23%) XSLT
7 57 (4.81%) J2EE
8 54 (4.55%) Spring
9 44 (3.71%) CSS
10 40 (3.37%) JMS
11 37 (3.12%) .NET
12 35 (2.95%) Hibernate
12 35 (2.95%) jQuery
13 34 (2.87%) JSP
14 31 (2.61%) Ajax
15 29 (2.45%) SOAP
16 27 (2.28%) LAMP
17 26 (2.19%) FIX Protocol
17 26 (2.19%) Servlets
18 25 (2.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (4.22%) Replication
2 45 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 43 (3.63%) Clustering
4 33 (2.78%) Open Source
5 27 (2.28%) Data Integration
6 25 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 22 (1.85%) Derivative
8 21 (1.77%) Equities
9 19 (1.60%) Fixed Income
10 18 (1.52%) Mainframe
11 16 (1.35%) HACMP
12 15 (1.26%) Oracle Exalogic
13 14 (1.18%) Credit Risk
14 12 (1.01%) Wiki
15 11 (0.93%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.84%) E-Learning
16 10 (0.84%) DataPower
16 10 (0.84%) LPAR
17 9 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 766 (64.59%) UNIX
2 627 (52.87%) Linux
3 250 (21.08%) Windows
4 181 (15.26%) Solaris
5 151 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 86 (7.25%) AIX
7 36 (3.04%) SUSE
8 35 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (2.87%) Windows 7
9 34 (2.87%) HPUX
10 29 (2.45%) CentOS
11 21 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
12 20 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (1.43%) Ubuntu
14 13 (1.10%) Debian
15 11 (0.93%) VMS
16 9 (0.76%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.59%) Android
18 6 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (9.53%) Migration
2 103 (8.68%) ITIL
3 101 (8.52%) Performance Tuning
4 97 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (7.50%) ETL
6 85 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
7 80 (6.75%) Configuration Management
8 78 (6.58%) OO
9 77 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
10 67 (5.65%) Data Modelling
11 64 (5.40%) TDD
12 63 (5.31%) Scrum
13 62 (5.23%) DevOps
14 55 (4.64%) Change Management
15 52 (4.38%) Test Automation
15 52 (4.38%) BDD
16 50 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
17 44 (3.71%) Software Engineering
18 42 (3.54%) SOA
18 42 (3.54%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 514 (43.34%) SQL
2 367 (30.94%) Java
3 288 (24.28%) Perl
4 221 (18.63%) PL/SQL
5 184 (15.51%) Python
6 141 (11.89%) Bash Shell
7 131 (11.05%) C++
8 108 (9.11%) JavaScript
9 100 (8.43%) PowerShell
10 88 (7.42%) Korn
11 87 (7.34%) C
12 77 (6.49%) Ruby
13 66 (5.56%) PHP
14 33 (2.78%) VB
15 31 (2.61%) C#
16 24 (2.02%) VBScript
17 23 (1.94%) T-SQL
18 21 (1.77%) VBA
19 19 (1.60%) sed
20 17 (1.43%) AWK
Qualifications
1 109 (9.19%) Security Cleared
2 85 (7.17%) Degree
3 79 (6.66%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 17 (1.43%) Sun Certification
5 13 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (0.84%) RHCE
8 9 (0.76%) ISEB
8 9 (0.76%) OCP
8 9 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
9 8 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (0.51%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.25%) MCITP
11 3 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.17%) MCSE
12 2 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.084%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (6.32%) QA
2 20 (1.69%) SLA
3 13 (1.10%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.084%) JTAG
6 1 (0.084%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.084%) Basel II
6 1 (0.084%) COBIT
6 1 (0.084%) COREP
6 1 (0.084%) FINREP
System Software
1 72 (6.07%) Oracle RMAN
2 69 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (5.23%) Oracle RAC
4 47 (3.96%) Active Directory
5 22 (1.85%) NFS
6 20 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 16 (1.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 15 (1.26%) VMware ESX
9 14 (1.18%) KVM
10 13 (1.10%) XenServer
11 12 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (1.01%) Hyper-V
11 12 (1.01%) Squid
12 10 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 9 (0.76%) Samba
13 9 (0.76%) RHEV
14 7 (0.59%) GPFS
14 7 (0.59%) Xen
14 7 (0.59%) qmail
15 5 (0.42%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 105 (8.85%) Puppet
2 71 (5.99%) Tivoli
3 61 (5.14%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (4.38%) Data Guard
5 42 (3.54%) Control-M
6 27 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (2.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 26 (2.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 21 (1.77%) NetBackup
9 19 (1.60%) Vagrant
10 16 (1.35%) ZABBIX
11 14 (1.18%) SCOM
12 13 (1.10%) Nagios
13 9 (0.76%) MOM
13 9 (0.76%) SCCM
14 8 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
14 8 (0.67%) CA SiteMinder
15 7 (0.59%) YUM
15 7 (0.59%) Cobbler
16 5 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 523 (44.10%) Oracle
2 180 (15.18%) Red Hat
3 130 (10.96%) Microsoft
4 104 (8.77%) VMware
5 82 (6.91%) IBM
6 57 (4.81%) Sybase
7 54 (4.55%) Sun
8 52 (4.38%) HP
9 46 (3.88%) Informatica
10 35 (2.95%) SAP
11 33 (2.78%) Veritas
12 30 (2.53%) NetApp
13 29 (2.45%) EMC
13 29 (2.45%) Citrix
14 28 (2.36%) Cisco
15 27 (2.28%) JBoss
16 25 (2.11%) BMC
17 24 (2.02%) Ab Initio
18 23 (1.94%) CA
19 22 (1.85%) webMethods
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