The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 74 50 70
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 3 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.20% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 0.54% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -37.44%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
363 184 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.81% 37.32% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 103 220
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £178 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £41.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.09% +11.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.50 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £62.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Watford - - - - 2
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Ant
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) PKI
4 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
4 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) QA

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) LTE
3 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
3 1 (12.50%) CDMA
3 1 (12.50%) SMS
3 1 (12.50%) UMTS
3 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Ant
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) GDB
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SCM Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
3 1 (12.50%) Dalvik
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) FreeBSD
5 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Memory Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Intel
3 1 (12.50%) Coverity