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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 29 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 14 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.89% 5.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.86% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £368 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Shell Script
North West

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
118 125 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.78% 26.65% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 78 52
Average daily rate £420 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Average hourly rate - £36.67 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Preston +1 7 - -
Burnley - 4 £475 -
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 12 (66.67%) Oracle
5 10 (55.56%) JSP
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) ProC
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
6 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (44.44%) Solaris
7 8 (44.44%) JBoss
8 7 (38.89%) C
8 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (33.33%) Python
9 6 (33.33%) Perl
9 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
10 4 (22.22%) Ruby
10 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
10 4 (22.22%) CentOS
10 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) Debian
10 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 4 (22.22%) Munin
10 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
10 4 (22.22%) Puppet
10 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
10 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (22.22%) Jenkins

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 8 (44.44%) JBoss
2 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 4 (22.22%) Tuxedo
4 1 (5.56%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
1 2 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (11.11%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) ProC
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.56%) Rational Functional Tester
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Transition Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) JSP
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Solaris
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Debian
3 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 4 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 4 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Test Management
3 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) C
5 6 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (22.22%) Ruby
6 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 3 (16.67%) Scala
8 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) BC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
1 4 (22.22%) Munin
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (22.22%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Dell
2 2 (11.11%) Software AG
2 2 (11.11%) webMethods
3 1 (5.56%) Informatica
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