The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 33 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.27% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.15% 0.70% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £390 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.90% +7.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £28.06 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+42.53% -24.15%
Shell Script
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
136 143 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 44.16% 50.00% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 86 43
Median daily rate £434 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.59% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £312 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £500 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £17.42 £40.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.46% -14.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 20 (83.33%) Unix
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) Oracle
3 16 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 16 (66.67%) XML
3 16 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
3 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 16 (66.67%) Business Development
3 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (66.67%) System Testing
3 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) Python
6 6 (25.00%) LDAP
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (25.00%) Perl
7 5 (20.83%) Debian
7 5 (20.83%) VMware
7 5 (20.83%) Apache
7 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
8 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.67%) LAMP
8 4 (16.67%) Nagios
8 4 (16.67%) Subversion
8 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 4 (16.67%) Cacti
8 4 (16.67%) CentOS
9 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (12.50%) SpamAssassin

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) LDAP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle Forms Developer
2 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL Developer
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Report Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
1 2 (8.33%) HACMP
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Unix
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Debian
4 4 (16.67%) CentOS
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.33%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) AIX
7 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 16 (66.67%) Business Development
1 16 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.17%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (4.17%) DevOps
2 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Line Management
2 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Java
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) SpamAssassin
1 3 (12.50%) Squid
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Cacti
1 4 (16.67%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Veritas
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Ektron
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Siebel
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec