The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 29 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 24 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.58% 2.99% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.89% 9.86% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 6
Average daily rate
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£450 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.84% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £37.23 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -0.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
151 71 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.12% 30.34% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 33 98
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £219 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 34 (91.89%) PL/SQL
1 34 (91.89%) SQL
2 24 (64.86%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (54.05%) Perl
3 20 (54.05%) Oracle
3 20 (54.05%) Migration
4 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
4 17 (45.95%) SaaS
4 17 (45.95%) Python
4 17 (45.95%) Java
4 17 (45.95%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (45.95%) Data Modelling
4 17 (45.95%) ETL
4 17 (45.95%) Informatica
4 17 (45.95%) PowerCenter
4 17 (45.95%) VBA
5 16 (43.24%) Dell
5 16 (43.24%) Software AG
5 16 (43.24%) webMethods
5 16 (43.24%) SC Cleared
6 15 (40.54%) ResourceLink
6 15 (40.54%) SuccessFactors
6 15 (40.54%) SAP
7 14 (37.84%) CA
7 14 (37.84%) Degree
8 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database
8 11 (29.73%) Dimensional Modelling
8 11 (29.73%) ERwin
9 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
10 8 (21.62%) MS Excel

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (16.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (40.54%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) SaaS
2 15 (40.54%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (45.95%) PowerCenter
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database
3 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (16.22%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) ERwin
2 6 (16.22%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Architect
2 10 (27.03%) Integration Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IT Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Informatica Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.70%) IT Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Build Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Data Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Web Services
2 6 (16.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (64.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) AIX
1 3 (8.11%) HPUX
1 3 (8.11%) Solaris
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Migration
2 17 (45.95%) Data Modelling
2 17 (45.95%) ETL
3 11 (29.73%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (21.62%) EAI
4 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.62%) Data Architecture
5 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) Workflow
6 6 (16.22%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.11%) Change Control
7 3 (8.11%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) PL/SQL
1 34 (91.89%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) Perl
3 17 (45.95%) Python
3 17 (45.95%) Java
3 17 (45.95%) VBA
4 3 (8.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 16 (43.24%) SC Cleared
3 14 (37.84%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Unicenter
1 3 (8.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle
2 17 (45.95%) Informatica
3 16 (43.24%) Dell
3 16 (43.24%) Software AG
3 16 (43.24%) webMethods
4 15 (40.54%) SAP
5 14 (37.84%) CA
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.11%) HP
7 3 (8.11%) Red Hat