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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 44 36 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 11 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.09% 3.85% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.61% 10.63% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 0
Average daily rate £300 £403 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -1.96%
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
196 160 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.19% 36.20% 39.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 84 121
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 34
Average hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.39% +16.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £32.85 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brentwood - 4 £294 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 20 (90.91%) SQL
1 20 (90.91%) Oracle
2 17 (77.27%) PL/SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (45.45%) Unix
4 9 (40.91%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) Data Guard
4 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (36.36%) C++
5 8 (36.36%) Automotive
6 7 (31.82%) Clustering
6 7 (31.82%) High Availability
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
7 5 (22.73%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Sun
7 5 (22.73%) Sun Certification
7 5 (22.73%) Web Development
7 5 (22.73%) AccuRev
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
8 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 3 (13.64%) Solaris
9 3 (13.64%) Change Control
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 2 (9.09%) Server Patching
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) AccuRev
General
1 8 (36.36%) Automotive
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) DBA
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (36.36%) Developer
3 7 (31.82%) SQL DBA
4 6 (27.27%) Administrator
5 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Java Applications Developer
6 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
7 3 (13.64%) C++ Applications Developer
7 3 (13.64%) C++ Developer
7 3 (13.64%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Unix Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
9 1 (4.55%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (31.82%) High Availability
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) Server Patching
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) PL/SQL
3 9 (40.91%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) AWK
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) Korn
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (40.91%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat