The first table below looks at the demand for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 23 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 Leeds 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 81 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 10 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 0.52% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 1.34% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Average daily rate £438 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 - £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £338
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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
592 298 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.79% 38.60% 38.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 174 226
Average daily rate £320 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Average hourly rate £25.75 £13.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.07% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.45 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
Shell Script
West Yorkshire

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) PL/SQL
4 12 (48.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (44.00%) UNIX
6 10 (40.00%) Solaris
7 9 (36.00%) Perl
8 8 (32.00%) DNS
8 8 (32.00%) NetApp
8 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (28.00%) Spring
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
9 7 (28.00%) Linux
9 7 (28.00%) J2EE
9 7 (28.00%) EJB
9 7 (28.00%) JSP
9 7 (28.00%) Struts
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle 11i
10 6 (24.00%) Cisco
10 6 (24.00%) Firewall
10 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
11 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (16.00%) Degree
12 4 (16.00%) Maven
12 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
12 4 (16.00%) Sendmail

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.00%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (8.00%) SQLPlus
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Maven
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Release Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Spring
1 7 (28.00%) J2EE
1 7 (28.00%) EJB
1 7 (28.00%) JSP
1 7 (28.00%) Struts
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) Servlets
3 2 (8.00%) JMS
4 1 (4.00%) CGI
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) UNIX
2 10 (40.00%) Solaris
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (12.00%) Scrum
2 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.00%) RUP
4 1 (4.00%) DSDM
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) PL/SQL
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) Perl
5 4 (16.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) C
5 4 (16.00%) C++
6 3 (12.00%) PHP
7 2 (8.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (8.00%) VB
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) XenServer
3 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) NetApp
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.00%) Sun
6 2 (8.00%) Juniper
6 2 (8.00%) McAfee
7 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
7 1 (4.00%) EnterpriseDB