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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 38 21 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 10 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.43% 3.59% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.85% 13.46% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £523
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 - £621
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.32% -37.44%
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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
146 52 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.44% 26.67% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 28 75
Average daily rate £325 £275 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Average hourly rate £31.20 £10.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.00% -55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £10.00 £36.20
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
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 24 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 (97.14%) PL/SQL
1 34 (97.14%) SQL
2 24 (68.57%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (51.43%) Perl
3 18 (51.43%) Oracle
3 18 (51.43%) Migration
4 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
4 17 (48.57%) SaaS
4 17 (48.57%) Python
4 17 (48.57%) Java
4 17 (48.57%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (48.57%) Data Modelling
4 17 (48.57%) ETL
4 17 (48.57%) Informatica
4 17 (48.57%) PowerCenter
4 17 (48.57%) VBA
5 16 (45.71%) Dell
5 16 (45.71%) Software AG
5 16 (45.71%) webMethods
5 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
6 15 (42.86%) ResourceLink
6 15 (42.86%) SuccessFactors
6 15 (42.86%) SAP
7 14 (40.00%) Degree
8 12 (34.29%) CA
9 11 (31.43%) ERwin
9 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
9 11 (31.43%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (22.86%) Data Integration
10 8 (22.86%) Data Architecture

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (17.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (42.86%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 17 (48.57%) SaaS
2 15 (42.86%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (48.57%) PowerCenter
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (17.14%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) ERwin
2 6 (17.14%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Integration Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Informatica Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Build Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Data Build Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Web Services
2 6 (17.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (68.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) AIX
1 1 (2.86%) HPUX
1 1 (2.86%) Solaris
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Migration
2 17 (48.57%) Data Modelling
2 17 (48.57%) ETL
3 11 (31.43%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (22.86%) Data Architecture
4 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (22.86%) EAI
5 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Workflow
6 6 (17.14%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) PL/SQL
1 34 (97.14%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) Perl
3 17 (48.57%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) VBA
3 17 (48.57%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
2 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
3 14 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Unicenter
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 17 (48.57%) Informatica
3 16 (45.71%) Dell
3 16 (45.71%) Software AG
3 16 (45.71%) webMethods
4 15 (42.86%) SAP
5 12 (34.29%) CA
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat