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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 160 162 141
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 699 600 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.41% 1.28% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 3.36% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 358 410
Average daily rate
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£400 £382 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% -1.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £291 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Average hourly rate £35.50 £37.14 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -7.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £24.23 £36.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.05 £43.43 £52.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.14 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -7.15%
Shell Script
UK

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
18849 17849 16993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.02% 38.12% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13036 11536 10558
Average daily rate £400 £384 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 519 695
Average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +38 407 £425 - 38
South East -16 123 £350 -6.66% 19
East of England +20 48 £425 +21.42% 7
Yorkshire -2 39 £350 +16.66% 7
North West -40 22 £313 -3.10% 3
South West -21 20 £303 -25.30% 7
East Midlands -1 13 £425 +33.85% 3
West Midlands -18 12 £343 -8.66% 4
North East -26 11 £430 +75.51%
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 861 (65.38%) UNIX
2 704 (53.45%) Linux
3 636 (48.29%) Oracle
4 582 (44.19%) SQL
5 327 (24.83%) Java
6 309 (23.46%) Perl
7 307 (23.31%) PL/SQL
8 288 (21.87%) Windows
9 271 (20.58%) Oracle Database
10 259 (19.67%) Python
11 243 (18.45%) Finance
12 229 (17.39%) Red Hat
13 216 (16.40%) Banking
14 206 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
15 191 (14.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 171 (12.98%) Solaris
17 169 (12.83%) Security Cleared
18 168 (12.76%) DNS
19 167 (12.68%) Bash Shell
20 160 (12.15%) Oracle Database 11g
21 159 (12.07%) XML
22 153 (11.62%) VMware
23 149 (11.31%) Puppet
24 148 (11.24%) WebLogic
25 140 (10.63%) Apache
26 138 (10.48%) Migration
27 133 (10.10%) C++
28 132 (10.02%) Microsoft
29 130 (9.87%) SQL Server
30 129 (9.79%) JavaScript

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 148 (11.24%) WebLogic
2 140 (10.63%) Apache
3 76 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 76 (5.77%) WebSphere
4 51 (3.87%) JBoss
5 37 (2.81%) OpenStack
6 32 (2.43%) IIS
6 32 (2.43%) SharePoint
7 30 (2.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 21 (1.59%) IBM HTTP Server
9 20 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
10 15 (1.14%) Tuxedo
10 15 (1.14%) MS Exchange
10 15 (1.14%) SAS
11 14 (1.06%) GlassFish
11 14 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
12 13 (0.99%) nginx
13 12 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
14 11 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 60 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.34%) MS Office
3 15 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.99%) MS Project
5 12 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.15%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.076%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.076%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 26 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
2 23 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 21 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.99%) ResourceLink
5 7 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.46%) Maximo
7 5 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (0.38%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.23%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.23%) Kondor+
9 3 (0.23%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.23%) RMDS
10 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.15%) Staffware
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
10 2 (0.15%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.37%) SaaS
3 16 (1.21%) Heroku
4 13 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
5 12 (0.91%) PaaS
5 12 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.84%) Engine Yard
7 10 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (0.53%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.38%) GitHub
11 3 (0.23%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.076%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 168 (12.76%) DNS
2 129 (9.79%) TCP/IP
3 126 (9.57%) SAN
4 81 (6.15%) Firewall
5 46 (3.49%) NAS
5 46 (3.49%) SSL
5 46 (3.49%) HTTP
6 45 (3.42%) LDAP
7 39 (2.96%) DHCP
8 30 (2.28%) FTP
9 28 (2.13%) VPN
10 18 (1.37%) Internet
10 18 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (1.21%) HTTPS
12 15 (1.14%) SSH
13 14 (1.06%) LAN
13 14 (1.06%) WAN
14 13 (0.99%) SNMP
14 13 (0.99%) VLAN
14 13 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (20.58%) Oracle Database
2 160 (12.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 130 (9.87%) SQL Server
4 126 (9.57%) MySQL
5 115 (8.73%) Relational Database
6 99 (7.52%) Data Warehouse
7 73 (5.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 70 (5.32%) RDBMS
9 66 (5.01%) Oracle Reports
10 54 (4.10%) NoSQL
11 47 (3.57%) MongoDB
12 42 (3.19%) Big Data
13 29 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
14 28 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
15 27 (2.05%) PowerCenter
16 26 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
16 26 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 26 (1.97%) Hadoop
17 25 (1.90%) DB2
18 21 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 121 (9.19%) Subversion
2 103 (7.82%) Git (software)
3 99 (7.52%) Jenkins
4 45 (3.42%) JIRA
5 39 (2.96%) Ant
6 35 (2.66%) Maven
7 33 (2.51%) Oracle APEX
8 32 (2.43%) TeamCity
9 31 (2.35%) Toad
10 29 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
11 24 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 19 (1.44%) Selenium
12 19 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 18 (1.37%) Eclipse
13 18 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 15 (1.14%) CruiseControl
15 15 (1.14%) ERwin
15 15 (1.14%) JMeter
16 14 (1.06%) Introscope
General
1 243 (18.45%) Finance
2 216 (16.40%) Banking
3 83 (6.30%) Investment Banking
4 51 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 37 (2.81%) Front Office
6 33 (2.51%) Retail
7 29 (2.20%) Financial Institution
8 18 (1.37%) Back Office
9 17 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.99%) Legal
10 13 (0.99%) Marketing
11 12 (0.91%) Games
11 12 (0.91%) Law
12 8 (0.61%) Billing
13 3 (0.23%) Military
13 3 (0.23%) Publishing
13 3 (0.23%) Automotive
13 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.23%) German Language
14 2 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 390 (29.61%) Developer
2 164 (12.45%) Administrator
3 125 (9.49%) Analyst
4 94 (7.14%) DBA
5 81 (6.15%) Oracle DBA
6 69 (5.24%) Architect
7 65 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
8 63 (4.78%) DevOps Engineer
9 61 (4.63%) Support Analyst
10 55 (4.18%) Applications Support
10 55 (4.18%) C++ Developer
11 49 (3.72%) Java Developer
12 46 (3.49%) UNIX Administrator
13 44 (3.34%) Oracle Developer
13 44 (3.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 44 (3.34%) Linux Engineer
14 43 (3.26%) Consultant
15 38 (2.89%) Linux Administrator
16 36 (2.73%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 35 (2.66%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (12.07%) XML
2 129 (9.79%) HTML
3 105 (7.97%) Web Services
4 82 (6.23%) Middleware
5 60 (4.56%) CSS
6 55 (4.18%) jQuery
7 51 (3.87%) J2EE
8 48 (3.64%) JSON
9 47 (3.57%) .NET
10 39 (2.96%) Ajax
11 35 (2.66%) Spring
11 35 (2.66%) Hibernate
12 27 (2.05%) JDBC
13 23 (1.75%) JSP
13 23 (1.75%) LAMP
14 22 (1.67%) SOAP
14 22 (1.67%) ODBC
14 22 (1.67%) JMS
15 21 (1.59%) Servlets
15 21 (1.59%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.86%) Clustering
2 64 (4.86%) Computer Science
3 49 (3.72%) Open Source
4 39 (2.96%) Replication
5 31 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 31 (2.35%) Oracle Exalogic
5 31 (2.35%) Data Integration
6 26 (1.97%) Wiki
7 22 (1.67%) Fixed Income
8 20 (1.52%) Derivative
9 19 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 19 (1.44%) Equities
10 18 (1.37%) Statistics
11 15 (1.14%) HACMP
11 15 (1.14%) User Experience
12 12 (0.91%) Client/Server
12 12 (0.91%) Device Driver
13 11 (0.84%) Mathematics
14 10 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 861 (65.38%) UNIX
2 704 (53.45%) Linux
3 288 (21.87%) Windows
4 191 (14.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 171 (12.98%) Solaris
6 96 (7.29%) AIX
7 66 (5.01%) SUSE
8 60 (4.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 56 (4.25%) HPUX
10 51 (3.87%) Ubuntu
11 45 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (2.73%) CentOS
14 26 (1.97%) Debian
15 25 (1.90%) Windows 7
16 19 (1.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 18 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
17 18 (1.37%) Windows XP
17 18 (1.37%) VMS
18 17 (1.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (10.48%) Migration
3 128 (9.72%) OO
4 122 (9.26%) ITIL
5 108 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
6 102 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
7 100 (7.59%) ETL
8 99 (7.52%) Configuration Management
9 95 (7.21%) DevOps
10 64 (4.86%) Data Modelling
10 64 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (4.40%) Software Engineering
12 54 (4.10%) Release Management
13 53 (4.02%) Change Management
14 50 (3.80%) Load Balancing
15 48 (3.64%) TDD
16 47 (3.57%) Performance Testing
17 44 (3.34%) Disaster Recovery
18 43 (3.26%) CRM
19 42 (3.19%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 582 (44.19%) SQL
2 327 (24.83%) Java
3 309 (23.46%) Perl
4 307 (23.31%) PL/SQL
5 259 (19.67%) Python
6 167 (12.68%) Bash Shell
7 133 (10.10%) C++
8 129 (9.79%) JavaScript
9 111 (8.43%) Korn
10 99 (7.52%) Ruby
10 99 (7.52%) C
11 89 (6.76%) PowerShell
12 86 (6.53%) PHP
13 56 (4.25%) T-SQL
14 54 (4.10%) VB
15 42 (3.19%) C#
16 25 (1.90%) Jython
17 24 (1.82%) VBScript
17 24 (1.82%) VBA
18 15 (1.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 169 (12.83%) Security Cleared
2 127 (9.64%) SC Cleared
3 85 (6.45%) Degree
4 31 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 17 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.91%) RHCE
6 12 (0.91%) Sun Certification
7 10 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.68%) CISSP
9 8 (0.61%) RHCSA
10 7 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.53%) RHCA
11 6 (0.46%) ISEB
12 5 (0.38%) CCNA
12 5 (0.38%) CEH
12 5 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.30%) CCSA
13 4 (0.30%) CCSE
13 4 (0.30%) CCSP
13 4 (0.30%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.00%) QA
2 20 (1.52%) SLA
3 19 (1.44%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.15%) COREP
5 2 (0.15%) FINREP
6 1 (0.076%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.076%) COBIT
System Software
1 81 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (5.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 54 (4.10%) Oracle RAC
4 50 (3.80%) Active Directory
5 29 (2.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 20 (1.52%) Hyper-V
7 19 (1.44%) VMware ESX
7 19 (1.44%) vSphere
8 18 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 15 (1.14%) XenServer
10 14 (1.06%) Sendmail
11 12 (0.91%) Firmware
11 12 (0.91%) NFS
12 10 (0.76%) Samba
12 10 (0.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 10 (0.76%) Shibboleth
13 9 (0.68%) HDFS
14 8 (0.61%) Varnish
14 8 (0.61%) Nmap
15 6 (0.46%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 149 (11.31%) Puppet
2 73 (5.54%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (4.18%) Tivoli
4 44 (3.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 41 (3.11%) Data Guard
6 36 (2.73%) Control-M
7 33 (2.51%) Nagios
8 31 (2.35%) Cobbler
9 24 (1.82%) NetBackup
10 22 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
11 20 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 18 (1.37%) SCCM
12 18 (1.37%) SCOM
13 15 (1.14%) Ansible
14 12 (0.91%) ZABBIX
15 11 (0.84%) MIMEsweeper
16 9 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
16 9 (0.68%) OpenView
16 9 (0.68%) collectd
17 8 (0.61%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 636 (48.29%) Oracle
2 229 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 153 (11.62%) VMware
4 132 (10.02%) Microsoft
5 91 (6.91%) Sybase
6 86 (6.53%) HP
7 76 (5.77%) IBM
8 73 (5.54%) Informatica
9 54 (4.10%) EMC
10 50 (3.80%) Cisco
11 40 (3.04%) Sun
12 39 (2.96%) NetApp
12 39 (2.96%) Veritas
13 32 (2.43%) McAfee
14 29 (2.20%) Symantec
14 29 (2.20%) SAP
15 24 (1.82%) Ab Initio
16 22 (1.67%) Citrix
17 19 (1.44%) Business Objects
17 19 (1.44%) webMethods
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Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Rate: £450 - £465 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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Rate: £350 - £405 per day
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Coventry
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
West London
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Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 9 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
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Rickmansworth
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Rate: £200 - £230 per day
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Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
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