The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 40 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 13 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.01% 0.75% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 1.91% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £280 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £280 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £35.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -32.02%
Shell Script
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 209 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 36.11% 39.43% 36.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 111 124
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 23
Median hourly rate £35.25 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.05% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.27 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.53 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the Essex region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Essex region.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 3 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
Brentwood - 5 £325 -
Southend-on-Sea +7 3 £358 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £275 -
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 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 Essex region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 22 (84.62%) SQL
3 18 (69.23%) PL/SQL
4 14 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (50.00%) High Availability
5 13 (50.00%) Data Guard
5 13 (50.00%) Clustering
5 13 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (34.62%) Unix
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
7 8 (30.77%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) Automotive
8 7 (26.92%) Change Control
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
10 5 (19.23%) C++
11 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
11 4 (15.38%) Apache
12 3 (11.54%) Solaris
12 3 (11.54%) Linux
12 3 (11.54%) J2EE
12 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (11.54%) webMethods
12 3 (11.54%) BEA
12 3 (11.54%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
12 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
13 2 (7.69%) Ruby
13 2 (7.69%) Web Development

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) AccuRev
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) LoadUI
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) PVCS
1 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (26.92%) Automotive
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DBA
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (30.77%) SQL DBA
4 7 (26.92%) Administrator
5 6 (23.08%) Developer
6 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C++ Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) Ajax
2 1 (3.85%) COM
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) CSS3
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
2 1 (3.85%) JPA
2 1 (3.85%) JSF
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) Struts
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Unix
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Solaris
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (50.00%) High Availability
3 7 (26.92%) Change Control
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Case Management
6 1 (3.85%) Code Coverage
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Document Management
6 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) PL/SQL
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) BEA
2 3 (11.54%) webMethods
3 1 (3.85%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) Infor
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Rally
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Sun