The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 178 167 155
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 303 330 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.37% 1.40% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 3.30% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 207 231
Median daily rate £475 £450 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.43 £185.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.76% -86.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.56 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+26.73% -12.32%
Shell Script
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9707 10013 9691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.83% 42.38% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7301 7329 6957
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 91 65
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.85 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.73% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £16.47 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in London

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in London

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in London

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in London

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 50 £513 +22.75% 21
Croydon - 12 £393 -
Docklands, London +15 5 £650 -
Canary Wharf +1 2 £613 +104.16%
Hayes - 2 - -
Feltham - 1 £400 -
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 389 (60.12%) Linux
2 336 (51.93%) Unix
3 247 (38.18%) Oracle
4 232 (35.86%) SQL
5 205 (31.68%) Java
6 198 (30.60%) Python
7 193 (29.83%) Perl
8 179 (27.67%) Finance
9 161 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
10 125 (19.32%) DevOps
11 120 (18.55%) Banking
12 117 (18.08%) Windows
13 110 (17.00%) Puppet
14 102 (15.77%) Jenkins
15 98 (15.15%) JIRA
16 95 (14.68%) ITIL
16 95 (14.68%) Ruby
17 92 (14.22%) Apache
17 92 (14.22%) DNS
18 88 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
19 86 (13.29%) Bash Shell
19 86 (13.29%) Configuration Management
20 85 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
21 84 (12.98%) Git (software)
22 77 (11.90%) Hadoop
22 77 (11.90%) Solaris
23 76 (11.75%) Middleware
24 75 (11.59%) PL/SQL
24 75 (11.59%) VMware
24 75 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 92 (14.22%) Apache
2 68 (10.51%) WebSphere
3 60 (9.27%) Confluence
4 43 (6.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 42 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (4.79%) IBM HTTP Server
6 31 (4.79%) Tomcat
7 26 (4.02%) WebLogic
8 18 (2.78%) JBoss
9 16 (2.47%) Apache Pig
10 14 (2.16%) SAS
11 11 (1.70%) OpenStack
12 10 (1.55%) Apache Spark
12 10 (1.55%) MQSeries
12 10 (1.55%) SharePoint
13 9 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (1.08%) Mule
15 6 (0.93%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
17 4 (0.62%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 52 (8.04%) HipChat
2 19 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.85%) SPSS
3 12 (1.85%) Stata
4 8 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.93%) MS Project
6 5 (0.77%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.77%) MS Office
7 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) ION MarketView
1 3 (0.46%) RMDS
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.15%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 85 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (2.63%) SaaS
4 9 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.31%) GitHub
7 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.31%) Office 365
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.15%) Route 53
8 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 92 (14.22%) DNS
2 47 (7.26%) HTTP
3 45 (6.96%) Firewall
4 43 (6.65%) SSL
5 42 (6.49%) SAN
6 41 (6.34%) OpenVPN
6 41 (6.34%) SSH
7 38 (5.87%) OpenLDAP
8 36 (5.56%) LDAP
9 26 (4.02%) TCP/IP
10 20 (3.09%) VPN
11 17 (2.63%) NAS
11 17 (2.63%) Network Security
12 14 (2.16%) FTP
12 14 (2.16%) LAN
12 14 (2.16%) Wireless
13 13 (2.01%) WAN
14 9 (1.39%) VoIP
15 8 (1.24%) 802.11
15 8 (1.24%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (11.90%) Hadoop
2 56 (8.66%) SQL Server
3 51 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
4 46 (7.11%) Relational Database
5 45 (6.96%) Oracle Database
6 39 (6.03%) MySQL
7 34 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 32 (4.95%) Big Data
8 32 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (4.17%) Apache Hive
9 27 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 26 (4.02%) MongoDB
11 25 (3.86%) NoSQL
12 23 (3.55%) HBase
13 19 (2.94%) QlikView
14 17 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (2.47%) Data Mining
16 14 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (2.16%) DB2
17 13 (2.01%) KDB
Development Applications
1 102 (15.77%) Jenkins
2 98 (15.15%) JIRA
3 84 (12.98%) Git (software)
4 62 (9.58%) JUnit
5 58 (8.96%) Maven
6 57 (8.81%) Sonatype Nexus
7 42 (6.49%) SonarQube
8 41 (6.34%) Ant
9 37 (5.72%) Bitbucket
10 35 (5.41%) JIRA Agile
10 35 (5.41%) Liquibase
11 32 (4.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 26 (4.02%) Introscope
12 26 (4.02%) Subversion
13 24 (3.71%) TeamCity
14 18 (2.78%) Cucumber
14 18 (2.78%) Selenium
15 14 (2.16%) SoapUI
16 12 (1.85%) Hudson
17 10 (1.55%) JMeter
General
1 179 (27.67%) Finance
2 120 (18.55%) Banking
3 46 (7.11%) Investment Banking
4 39 (6.03%) Front Office
5 37 (5.72%) Retail
6 26 (4.02%) Financial Institution
7 17 (2.63%) Back Office
8 6 (0.93%) Publishing
9 3 (0.46%) Legal
9 3 (0.46%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.46%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.31%) Games
10 2 (0.31%) German Language
10 2 (0.31%) Law
10 2 (0.31%) Marketing
11 1 (0.15%) Advertising
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 178 (27.51%) Developer
2 82 (12.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 76 (11.75%) Administrator
4 60 (9.27%) Linux Engineer
5 51 (7.88%) Analyst
6 39 (6.03%) Consultant
7 38 (5.87%) Java Developer
8 35 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
9 31 (4.79%) Senior Developer
10 30 (4.64%) Applications Support
10 30 (4.64%) DBA
11 27 (4.17%) Tester
12 26 (4.02%) Linux Administrator
13 24 (3.71%) Cloud Engineer
13 24 (3.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 20 (3.09%) Oracle DBA
15 19 (2.94%) AWS DevOps
15 19 (2.94%) AWS Engineer
15 19 (2.94%) Lead DevOps
15 19 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (11.75%) Middleware
2 56 (8.66%) XML
3 45 (6.96%) HTML
4 43 (6.65%) JSON
4 43 (6.65%) Web Services
5 40 (6.18%) CSS
6 38 (5.87%) Software Packaging
7 35 (5.41%) ELK Stack
7 35 (5.41%) MCollective
8 32 (4.95%) .NET
8 32 (4.95%) WebSphere MQ
9 31 (4.79%) J2EE
9 31 (4.79%) SOAP
10 26 (4.02%) Spring
11 24 (3.71%) JMS
12 20 (3.09%) XSLT
13 17 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
14 16 (2.47%) AngularJS
14 16 (2.47%) jQuery
14 16 (2.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.88%) Equities
2 50 (7.73%) Fixed Income
3 42 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 24 (3.71%) DataPower
6 23 (3.55%) Derivative
6 23 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 23 (3.55%) Replication
7 15 (2.32%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
9 11 (1.70%) Clustering
10 10 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.55%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.55%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.39%) Data Integration
11 9 (1.39%) Device Driver
12 7 (1.08%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.08%) iPad
12 7 (1.08%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.77%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 389 (60.12%) Linux
2 336 (51.93%) Unix
3 117 (18.08%) Windows
4 77 (11.90%) Solaris
5 65 (10.05%) AIX
6 53 (8.19%) CentOS
7 52 (8.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (7.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 35 (5.41%) Windows Server
10 20 (3.09%) Oracle Linux
10 20 (3.09%) SUSE
11 15 (2.32%) Mac OS
12 11 (1.70%) Android
13 8 (1.24%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.24%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.77%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.77%) Mac OS X Server
14 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.62%) Debian
16 3 (0.46%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (19.32%) DevOps
3 95 (14.68%) ITIL
4 88 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
5 86 (13.29%) Configuration Management
6 75 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 69 (10.66%) Scrum
8 62 (9.58%) Service Management
9 50 (7.73%) Migration
10 49 (7.57%) Performance Tuning
11 48 (7.42%) OO
11 48 (7.42%) Workflow
12 46 (7.11%) Change Management
13 45 (6.96%) SDLC
14 38 (5.87%) Identity Management
15 37 (5.72%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (5.72%) Continuous Improvement
16 35 (5.41%) ETL
16 35 (5.41%) Open Source
17 34 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 232 (35.86%) SQL
2 205 (31.68%) Java
3 198 (30.60%) Python
4 193 (29.83%) Perl
5 95 (14.68%) Ruby
6 86 (13.29%) Bash Shell
7 75 (11.59%) PL/SQL
8 70 (10.82%) JavaScript
9 69 (10.66%) C++
10 49 (7.57%) PHP
11 35 (5.41%) C
12 33 (5.10%) Korn
13 28 (4.33%) PowerShell
14 24 (3.71%) C#
14 24 (3.71%) Jython
15 18 (2.78%) MATLAB
16 17 (2.63%) R
17 14 (2.16%) VB
18 11 (1.70%) Scala
19 9 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (9.27%) Security Cleared
2 50 (7.73%) SC Cleared
3 33 (5.10%) Degree
4 21 (3.25%) CTC Cleared
5 10 (1.55%) PMP
6 9 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.24%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.08%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.93%) CCNA
9 6 (0.93%) CCNP
9 6 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.93%) RHCE
10 5 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.77%) RHCT
11 4 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.62%) RHCA
12 3 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.46%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.86%) QA
2 7 (1.08%) SLA
3 5 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.62%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.31%) SEPA
6 1 (0.15%) DICOM
6 1 (0.15%) FATCA
6 1 (0.15%) HL7
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 55 (8.50%) Docker
2 42 (6.49%) Active Directory
3 36 (5.56%) Squid
3 36 (5.56%) vCloud
4 35 (5.41%) Postfix
5 21 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (2.63%) vSphere
7 13 (2.01%) Samba
8 12 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (1.39%) HDFS
9 9 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (1.08%) Apache Flume
10 7 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 6 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (0.77%) Oracle Clusterware
12 5 (0.77%) Veritas File System
13 4 (0.62%) KVM
13 4 (0.62%) XenApp
13 4 (0.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 110 (17.00%) Puppet
2 67 (10.36%) Ansible
3 46 (7.11%) Kubernetes
4 40 (6.18%) Terraform
5 39 (6.03%) logstash
5 39 (6.03%) ZABBIX
6 38 (5.87%) Rancher
7 35 (5.41%) Kibana
8 28 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (4.02%) Nagios
10 23 (3.55%) Control-M
11 17 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
11 17 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
12 11 (1.70%) Cacti
12 11 (1.70%) Data Guard
12 11 (1.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 9 (1.39%) BladeLogic
13 9 (1.39%) NetBackup
14 8 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (1.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 247 (38.18%) Oracle
2 75 (11.59%) VMware
3 74 (11.44%) IBM
4 65 (10.05%) Atlassian
5 55 (8.50%) Red Hat
6 51 (7.88%) Sybase
7 42 (6.49%) Microsoft
8 41 (6.34%) HP
9 35 (5.41%) Sonatype
10 34 (5.26%) Informatica
11 29 (4.48%) Veritas
12 27 (4.17%) ATG
13 22 (3.40%) Cisco
14 21 (3.25%) AppDynamics
15 19 (2.94%) webMethods
16 18 (2.78%) Software AG
17 17 (2.63%) SAP
18 16 (2.47%) Splunk
19 15 (2.32%) Murex
19 15 (2.32%) Tableau
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