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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 165 180 161
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 764 638 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.42% 1.25% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 3.33% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 338 383
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 8
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.61 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.85 £13.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £176.00 £62.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £35.61 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.12% +1.75%
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
20781 19153 19022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.57% 37.42% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14206 12347 12166
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.62% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 392 514
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.16 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -3 383 £450 +12.50% 51
South East +51 188 £425 +13.33% 21
South West +35 57 £420 +3.70% 7
Yorkshire -10 33 £350 -7.89% 10
West Midlands +9 26 £425 +13.33% 6
East of England -11 21 £463 +19.35% 13
North West -40 21 £363 -3.33% 5
North East -13 19 £275 +150.00%
East Midlands -4 13 £350 -22.22% 4
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 876 (63.43%) UNIX
2 706 (51.12%) Linux
3 657 (47.57%) SQL
4 640 (46.34%) Oracle
5 385 (27.88%) Java
6 355 (25.71%) PL/SQL
7 350 (25.34%) Perl
8 323 (23.39%) Finance
9 287 (20.78%) Windows
10 283 (20.49%) Oracle Database
11 243 (17.60%) Python
12 241 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
13 214 (15.50%) Red Hat
14 184 (13.32%) Solaris
15 182 (13.18%) XML
16 178 (12.89%) Banking
17 177 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 170 (12.31%) Oracle Database 11g
19 164 (11.88%) SQL Server
20 161 (11.66%) Security Cleared
21 154 (11.15%) JavaScript
22 146 (10.57%) Performance Tuning
23 142 (10.28%) Web Services
24 140 (10.14%) HTML
25 135 (9.78%) Bash Shell
26 133 (9.63%) VMware
27 126 (9.12%) AIX
28 123 (8.91%) Informatica
29 122 (8.83%) Apache
30 121 (8.76%) IBM

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 122 (8.83%) Apache
2 110 (7.97%) WebLogic
3 90 (6.52%) WebSphere
4 57 (4.13%) Tomcat
5 37 (2.68%) JBoss
6 30 (2.17%) IIS
7 29 (2.10%) OpenStack
8 27 (1.96%) SAS
9 15 (1.09%) SharePoint
10 14 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
10 14 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
11 13 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (0.87%) WebLogic Portal
13 11 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
14 10 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (0.65%) Documentum
15 9 (0.65%) AquaLogic
16 8 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
16 8 (0.58%) Commerce Server
16 8 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 54 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.38%) MS Office
3 10 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.65%) MS Project
5 3 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.072%) FastStats
7 1 (0.072%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.72%) Maximo
4 10 (0.72%) Oracle BRM
5 9 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
6 8 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
7 7 (0.51%) Global One
8 6 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
9 5 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (0.29%) Fredhopper
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
10 4 (0.29%) Cordys
10 4 (0.29%) ION MarketView
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.01%) GitHub
4 13 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.51%) Heroku
7 5 (0.36%) IaaS
8 4 (0.29%) Office 365
8 4 (0.29%) SaaS
9 3 (0.22%) PaaS
9 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.14%) Boomi
10 2 (0.14%) Force.com
10 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.072%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.072%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.072%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.072%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 99 (7.17%) TCP/IP
2 96 (6.95%) LDAP
3 90 (6.52%) SAN
4 87 (6.30%) DNS
5 65 (4.71%) Firewall
6 38 (2.75%) NAS
7 33 (2.39%) SSL
8 31 (2.24%) DHCP
9 29 (2.10%) LAN
10 28 (2.03%) HTTP
11 27 (1.96%) WAN
12 26 (1.88%) Internet
13 23 (1.67%) VPN
14 20 (1.45%) SMTP
14 20 (1.45%) SSH
15 18 (1.30%) SNMP
16 17 (1.23%) FTP
17 16 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
18 15 (1.09%) Wireless
19 12 (0.87%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (20.49%) Oracle Database
2 170 (12.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 164 (11.88%) SQL Server
4 119 (8.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 117 (8.47%) Relational Database
6 113 (8.18%) MySQL
7 95 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
8 73 (5.29%) Oracle Reports
9 64 (4.63%) RDBMS
10 60 (4.34%) BusinessObjects
11 58 (4.20%) DB2
12 45 (3.26%) Big Data
13 43 (3.11%) Oracle Database 12c
14 37 (2.68%) Oracle BI EE
14 37 (2.68%) Hadoop
15 33 (2.39%) PowerCenter
16 28 (2.03%) MongoDB
17 26 (1.88%) Oracle9i Database
17 26 (1.88%) Sybase ASE
18 22 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 100 (7.24%) Jenkins
2 92 (6.66%) Git (software)
3 84 (6.08%) Subversion
4 48 (3.48%) Ant
5 45 (3.26%) Eclipse
6 41 (2.97%) Maven
7 37 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
8 35 (2.53%) JIRA
9 31 (2.24%) Oracle APEX
10 28 (2.03%) TeamCity
11 22 (1.59%) SoapUI
12 19 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 19 (1.38%) JUnit
13 18 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (1.16%) LoadRunner
14 16 (1.16%) Selenium
14 16 (1.16%) ProC
15 15 (1.09%) Toad
16 13 (0.94%) ClearCase
16 13 (0.94%) Hudson
General
1 323 (23.39%) Finance
2 178 (12.89%) Banking
3 72 (5.21%) Investment Banking
4 52 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 48 (3.48%) Front Office
6 31 (2.24%) Retail
7 17 (1.23%) Publishing
7 17 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.16%) Billing
9 9 (0.65%) Back Office
10 8 (0.58%) Military
11 7 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.51%) Marketing
12 5 (0.36%) German Language
13 4 (0.29%) Advertising
13 4 (0.29%) Electronics
13 4 (0.29%) Legal
14 3 (0.22%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.22%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 460 (33.31%) Developer
2 172 (12.45%) Administrator
3 126 (9.12%) Analyst
4 107 (7.75%) DBA
5 96 (6.95%) Oracle Developer
6 85 (6.15%) Consultant
7 76 (5.50%) Systems Administrator
8 66 (4.78%) Oracle DBA
9 59 (4.27%) Java Developer
10 56 (4.06%) Applications Support
11 52 (3.77%) Architect
12 50 (3.62%) Senior Developer
13 46 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
14 44 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
15 43 (3.11%) Ab Initio Developer
16 42 (3.04%) Support Analyst
17 35 (2.53%) UNIX Administrator
18 33 (2.39%) Linux Engineer
19 31 (2.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 31 (2.24%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (13.18%) XML
2 142 (10.28%) Web Services
3 140 (10.14%) HTML
4 113 (8.18%) Middleware
5 82 (5.94%) J2EE
6 70 (5.07%) SOAP
7 66 (4.78%) .NET
8 64 (4.63%) CSS
9 51 (3.69%) Spring
10 43 (3.11%) Ajax
11 39 (2.82%) XSLT
12 38 (2.75%) JSON
13 35 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
14 32 (2.32%) ASP.NET
15 30 (2.17%) jQuery
16 28 (2.03%) JSP
16 28 (2.03%) FIX Protocol
17 27 (1.96%) JMS
18 26 (1.88%) REST
19 25 (1.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 121 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (5.14%) Clustering
3 68 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 55 (3.98%) Replication
5 42 (3.04%) DataPower
6 35 (2.53%) Equities
7 32 (2.32%) PKI
8 28 (2.03%) Computer Science
9 26 (1.88%) Management Information System
10 24 (1.74%) Derivative
11 20 (1.45%) Client/Server
11 20 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 19 (1.38%) Mainframe
13 17 (1.23%) Fixed Income
14 16 (1.16%) Data Integration
15 13 (0.94%) Credit Risk
15 13 (0.94%) HACMP
16 11 (0.80%) Private Cloud
17 10 (0.72%) Data Structures
17 10 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 876 (63.43%) UNIX
2 706 (51.12%) Linux
3 287 (20.78%) Windows
4 184 (13.32%) Solaris
5 177 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 126 (9.12%) AIX
7 42 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (2.82%) HPUX
9 35 (2.53%) CentOS
10 28 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (1.67%) Ubuntu
13 19 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
13 19 (1.38%) Mac OS X
14 16 (1.16%) SUSE
15 11 (0.80%) zOS
16 10 (0.72%) Debian
17 9 (0.65%) Fedora
18 8 (0.58%) Mac OS X Server
18 8 (0.58%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (10.57%) Performance Tuning
3 115 (8.33%) ITIL
4 94 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
5 91 (6.59%) DevOps
6 89 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
7 84 (6.08%) ETL
8 80 (5.79%) Configuration Management
9 71 (5.14%) Migration
10 70 (5.07%) SDLC
11 69 (5.00%) Change Management
12 67 (4.85%) Data Modelling
12 67 (4.85%) Scrum
13 62 (4.49%) OO
14 60 (4.34%) CRM
15 55 (3.98%) Problem Management
16 51 (3.69%) Workflow
17 50 (3.62%) Project Management
18 48 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
18 48 (3.48%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 657 (47.57%) SQL
2 385 (27.88%) Java
3 355 (25.71%) PL/SQL
4 350 (25.34%) Perl
5 243 (17.60%) Python
6 154 (11.15%) JavaScript
7 135 (9.78%) Bash Shell
8 118 (8.54%) C++
9 98 (7.10%) C
10 93 (6.73%) Ruby
11 88 (6.37%) PowerShell
12 77 (5.58%) PHP
13 73 (5.29%) C#
13 73 (5.29%) Korn
14 38 (2.75%) VB
15 25 (1.81%) T-SQL
16 20 (1.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 18 (1.30%) VBScript
18 17 (1.23%) C-shell
19 15 (1.09%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 161 (11.66%) Security Cleared
2 102 (7.39%) SC Cleared
3 89 (6.44%) Degree
4 47 (3.40%) DV Cleared
5 27 (1.96%) ISTQB
6 23 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (0.87%) ISEB
8 10 (0.72%) CISSP
9 8 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.36%) OCP
12 4 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.29%) HNC
12 4 (0.29%) HND
12 4 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.22%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.22%) VCDX
13 3 (0.22%) VCAP
13 3 (0.22%) OCA
13 3 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.27%) QA
2 36 (2.61%) SLA
3 12 (0.87%) Solvency II
3 12 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.29%) Basel II
6 2 (0.14%) TickIT
6 2 (0.14%) HL7
7 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 71 (5.14%) Oracle RAC
2 70 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (4.56%) Active Directory
4 25 (1.81%) vSphere
5 22 (1.59%) Oracle Clusterware
5 22 (1.59%) VMware ESX
6 21 (1.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 21 (1.52%) Hyper-V
7 18 (1.30%) Docker
8 17 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 15 (1.09%) Samba
10 14 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (0.94%) HDFS
12 12 (0.87%) NFS
13 8 (0.58%) Sendmail
14 6 (0.43%) Veritas File System
14 6 (0.43%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.43%) KVM
15 5 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 102 (7.39%) Puppet
2 73 (5.29%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (4.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 66 (4.78%) Tivoli
5 54 (3.91%) Data Guard
6 31 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
7 30 (2.17%) Nagios
8 25 (1.81%) NetBackup
9 24 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 19 (1.38%) OpenView
11 18 (1.30%) Oracle ZFS
12 17 (1.23%) Cobbler
13 16 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 15 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
15 14 (1.01%) Ansible
16 13 (0.94%) Netcool
17 12 (0.87%) Control-M
18 9 (0.65%) Vagrant
19 8 (0.58%) SnapMirror
19 8 (0.58%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 640 (46.34%) Oracle
2 214 (15.50%) Red Hat
3 133 (9.63%) VMware
4 123 (8.91%) Informatica
5 121 (8.76%) IBM
6 110 (7.97%) HP
7 89 (6.44%) Microsoft
8 66 (4.78%) Sybase
9 49 (3.55%) Sun
10 47 (3.40%) Ab Initio
11 42 (3.04%) EMC
12 40 (2.90%) Cisco
13 35 (2.53%) NetApp
14 33 (2.39%) SAP
15 30 (2.17%) Splunk
16 29 (2.10%) Veritas
17 27 (1.96%) webMethods
18 24 (1.74%) Citrix
19 23 (1.67%) CA
20 22 (1.59%) BEA
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
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Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
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West London
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Surrey
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Altrincham
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Rate: £0.00 - £550 per day
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Bedfordshire
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Rate: £500.00 per day
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East Midlands
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Gloucester
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