The first table below looks at the demand for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Knutsford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 15 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.69% 1.25% 9.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 8.33% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -
Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.95% 15.00% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
Average daily rate £445 £388 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.83% +21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £184 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £475 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Shell Script
Cheshire

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
2 6 (85.71%) Middleware
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) SSL
6 2 (28.57%) DMZ
6 2 (28.57%) GIS
6 2 (28.57%) FTP
6 2 (28.57%) Clustering
7 1 (14.29%) Gentran
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (14.29%) CA Wily
7 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (14.29%) PowerHA
7 1 (14.29%) Tandem
7 1 (14.29%) Banking
7 1 (14.29%) Retail
7 1 (14.29%) ISPF
7 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
7 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
7 1 (14.29%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (14.29%) QA
7 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
7 1 (14.29%) Validation
7 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (14.29%) Gentran
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) DMZ
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (14.29%) AIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) ISPF
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) GIS
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Tandem
3 1 (14.29%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JCL
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CA Wily
1 1 (14.29%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Sun
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle