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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 38 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 10 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.28% 2.13% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.99% 8.33% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £36.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-28.76% +13.70%
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
167 132 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.04% 25.53% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 91 45
Average daily rate £375 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £413 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Average hourly rate £45.50 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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
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 22 May 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 +12 6 £350 -
Burnley - 4 £475 -
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) CentOS
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Munin
5 4 (36.36%) Debian
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
5 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) Graphite
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Nagios
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) ProC
6 3 (27.27%) JSP
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 3 (27.27%) Scala
7 2 (18.18%) SaaS
7 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
1 2 (18.18%) Boomi
1 2 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) ProC
3 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
3 1 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) JSP
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) CentOS
1 4 (36.36%) Debian
1 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) Scala
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) BC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Munin
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (36.36%) Graphite
1 4 (36.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) webMethods
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) Software AG
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica