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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 153 142 136
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 338 361 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.44% 1.53% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.38% 3.67% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 229 265
Average daily rate
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£425 £407 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.42% -9.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £24.43 £99.25 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.39% +139.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
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
10005 9831 10544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.50% 41.68% 43.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7316 7042 7479
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 66 107
Average hourly rate £27.78 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £16.85 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London -30 81 £414 +3.43% 26
Canary Wharf -9 3 £300 +9.09%
Bromley - 3 £500 -
Docklands, London -2 2 - -
Brentford -2 1 - - 1
Ealing -5 1 £375 -5.06%
Greenford - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 - 1
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 404 (63.72%) UNIX
2 311 (49.05%) SQL
3 302 (47.63%) Linux
4 271 (42.74%) Oracle
5 218 (34.38%) Java
6 196 (30.91%) Finance
7 172 (27.13%) Perl
8 137 (21.61%) PL/SQL
8 137 (21.61%) Windows
8 137 (21.61%) Banking
9 132 (20.82%) Python
10 121 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
11 100 (15.77%) Relational Database
12 98 (15.46%) SQL Server
13 92 (14.51%) Oracle Database
14 82 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
15 79 (12.46%) C++
15 79 (12.46%) XML
16 70 (11.04%) Middleware
17 65 (10.25%) Solaris
18 64 (10.09%) RDBMS
18 64 (10.09%) Jenkins
19 63 (9.94%) JavaScript
20 61 (9.62%) Puppet
21 60 (9.46%) Web Services
21 60 (9.46%) Investment Banking
22 59 (9.31%) HP
23 58 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
24 57 (8.99%) IBM
25 56 (8.83%) Performance Tuning

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 51 (8.04%) Apache
2 42 (6.62%) WebSphere
3 31 (4.89%) Tomcat
3 31 (4.89%) WebLogic
4 16 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (2.37%) IIS
5 15 (2.37%) Oracle Coherence
6 14 (2.21%) OpenStack
7 11 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (1.58%) IBM HTTP Server
9 9 (1.42%) MS Exchange
9 9 (1.42%) SAS
10 7 (1.10%) Lync
11 6 (0.95%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.79%) CMS
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.79%) Confluence
12 5 (0.79%) nginx
12 5 (0.79%) PowerExchange
12 5 (0.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.05%) MS Office
3 7 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) Weka
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.10%) Global One
1 7 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.63%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.32%) RMDS
5 2 (0.32%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (0.32%) Summit
6 1 (0.16%) HFM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.16%) Loanet
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.10%) GitHub
3 3 (0.47%) IaaS
3 3 (0.47%) SaaS
3 3 (0.47%) PaaS
3 3 (0.47%) Heroku
3 3 (0.47%) Engine Yard
4 2 (0.32%) Force.com
4 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.99%) DNS
2 34 (5.36%) LDAP
3 32 (5.05%) Firewall
4 30 (4.73%) SAN
5 28 (4.42%) TCP/IP
6 23 (3.63%) HTTP
7 18 (2.84%) NAS
8 14 (2.21%) SSL
8 14 (2.21%) LAN
8 14 (2.21%) FTP
9 11 (1.74%) SNMP
9 11 (1.74%) Internet
10 9 (1.42%) DMZ
10 9 (1.42%) Wireless
10 9 (1.42%) SSH
10 9 (1.42%) WAN
11 8 (1.26%) DHCP
12 6 (0.95%) VLAN
12 6 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (0.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (15.77%) Relational Database
2 98 (15.46%) SQL Server
3 92 (14.51%) Oracle Database
4 64 (10.09%) RDBMS
5 53 (8.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 50 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
7 48 (7.57%) MySQL
8 33 (5.21%) Oracle Reports
9 29 (4.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 24 (3.79%) Hadoop
11 20 (3.15%) MongoDB
11 20 (3.15%) Oracle Database 12c
12 17 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
12 17 (2.68%) DB2
13 15 (2.37%) Big Data
14 14 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (2.05%) NoSQL
16 12 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
17 11 (1.74%) PowerCenter
17 11 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 64 (10.09%) Jenkins
2 55 (8.68%) Subversion
3 48 (7.57%) Git (software)
4 32 (5.05%) JIRA
5 30 (4.73%) Maven
6 21 (3.31%) Ant
7 17 (2.68%) Eclipse
7 17 (2.68%) TeamCity
8 14 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (2.05%) Introscope
9 13 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (1.58%) Selenium
10 10 (1.58%) JUnit
10 10 (1.58%) Hudson
11 9 (1.42%) Redmine
11 9 (1.42%) FogBugz
11 9 (1.42%) Trac
11 9 (1.42%) LoadRunner
11 9 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.42%) Mercurial
General
1 196 (30.91%) Finance
2 137 (21.61%) Banking
3 60 (9.46%) Investment Banking
4 41 (6.47%) Front Office
5 26 (4.10%) Retail
6 15 (2.37%) Publishing
7 11 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.42%) Back Office
9 8 (1.26%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.63%) Marketing
11 3 (0.47%) Legal
12 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 211 (33.28%) Developer
2 70 (11.04%) Analyst
3 48 (7.57%) Administrator
4 47 (7.41%) Consultant
5 40 (6.31%) Java Developer
6 35 (5.52%) Applications Support
7 33 (5.21%) DBA
8 29 (4.57%) Support Analyst
8 29 (4.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 28 (4.42%) Oracle DBA
9 28 (4.42%) Oracle Developer
10 25 (3.94%) Systems Administrator
11 19 (3.00%) C++ Developer
12 18 (2.84%) SQL Developer
12 18 (2.84%) Linux Engineer
13 16 (2.52%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (2.37%) Applications Support Analyst
14 15 (2.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 14 (2.21%) PL/SQL Developer
16 13 (2.05%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (12.46%) XML
2 70 (11.04%) Middleware
3 60 (9.46%) Web Services
4 38 (5.99%) Spring
5 33 (5.21%) HTML
6 30 (4.73%) FIX Protocol
7 26 (4.10%) .NET
8 21 (3.31%) XSLT
9 18 (2.84%) JSON
10 16 (2.52%) WebSphere MQ
11 15 (2.37%) J2EE
11 15 (2.37%) STL
12 13 (2.05%) JSP
12 13 (2.05%) JPA
12 13 (2.05%) REST
13 12 (1.89%) Java EE
13 12 (1.89%) LAMP
13 12 (1.89%) SOAP
13 12 (1.89%) JMS
14 11 (1.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.15%) Equities
3 27 (4.26%) Clustering
4 25 (3.94%) Derivative
5 24 (3.79%) PKI
6 21 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (3.31%) Computer Science
7 20 (3.15%) DataPower
7 20 (3.15%) Fixed Income
8 18 (2.84%) Replication
8 18 (2.84%) Data Centre
9 14 (2.21%) Data Integration
10 12 (1.89%) Credit Risk
11 11 (1.74%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.74%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.42%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
13 7 (1.10%) Wiki
13 7 (1.10%) SWIFT
14 6 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 404 (63.72%) UNIX
2 302 (47.63%) Linux
3 137 (21.61%) Windows
4 65 (10.25%) Solaris
5 51 (8.04%) AIX
6 34 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (3.94%) CentOS
8 24 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (3.31%) Ubuntu
10 14 (2.21%) Mac OS X Server
10 14 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (1.58%) HPUX
11 10 (1.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.42%) Android
13 7 (1.10%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.10%) Fedora
14 5 (0.79%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.47%) SUSE
15 3 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (8.83%) Performance Tuning
4 52 (8.20%) ETL
5 51 (8.04%) SDLC
6 46 (7.26%) DevOps
6 46 (7.26%) Scrum
7 45 (7.10%) OO
8 44 (6.94%) ITIL
9 43 (6.78%) Migration
10 38 (5.99%) Data Modelling
11 32 (5.05%) Open Source
12 31 (4.89%) Project Management
13 29 (4.57%) TDD
14 28 (4.42%) Change Management
14 28 (4.42%) Workflow
15 27 (4.26%) Configuration Management
16 25 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (3.94%) Low Latency
17 24 (3.79%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 311 (49.05%) SQL
2 218 (34.38%) Java
3 172 (27.13%) Perl
4 137 (21.61%) PL/SQL
5 132 (20.82%) Python
6 79 (12.46%) C++
7 63 (9.94%) JavaScript
8 51 (8.04%) Bash Shell
9 48 (7.57%) PowerShell
10 42 (6.62%) Korn
10 42 (6.62%) PHP
11 41 (6.47%) Ruby
12 37 (5.84%) C#
13 33 (5.21%) C
14 16 (2.52%) VB
15 15 (2.37%) VBScript
16 14 (2.21%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.42%) PHP5
18 8 (1.26%) VBA
18 8 (1.26%) Jython
Qualifications
1 46 (7.26%) Degree
2 42 (6.62%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.94%) DV Cleared
4 15 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.95%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.63%) ISEB
6 4 (0.63%) CISSP
6 4 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.47%) VCDX
7 3 (0.47%) VCAP
8 2 (0.32%) OSCP
8 2 (0.32%) CEH
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.32%) PMP
8 2 (0.32%) RHCE
9 1 (0.16%) CCNA
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.26%) QA
2 8 (1.26%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.10%) SLA
4 6 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.47%) HL7
6 2 (0.32%) DICOM
7 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) Basel II
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 27 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.52%) Samba
3 16 (2.52%) Docker
4 13 (2.05%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.42%) vSphere
6 8 (1.26%) HDFS
7 6 (0.95%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.79%) NFS
9 4 (0.63%) Firmware
9 4 (0.63%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.47%) LXC
10 3 (0.47%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.47%) KVM
10 3 (0.47%) Varnish
11 2 (0.32%) Xen
11 2 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 61 (9.62%) Puppet
2 30 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (3.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 23 (3.63%) Data Guard
5 14 (2.21%) Control-M
6 13 (2.05%) WSUS
6 13 (2.05%) Ansible
7 11 (1.74%) Nagios
7 11 (1.74%) Tivoli
8 10 (1.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (1.26%) Cobbler
9 8 (1.26%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (1.10%) BladeLogic
11 6 (0.95%) CA Wily
11 6 (0.95%) Vagrant
11 6 (0.95%) Salt
12 5 (0.79%) Netcool
13 4 (0.63%) OpenView
Vendors
1 271 (42.74%) Oracle
2 59 (9.31%) HP
3 57 (8.99%) IBM
4 47 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 44 (6.94%) VMware
6 41 (6.47%) Sybase
7 40 (6.31%) Red Hat
8 39 (6.15%) Informatica
9 19 (3.00%) Remedy
10 18 (2.84%) TIBCO
10 18 (2.84%) EMC
11 16 (2.52%) Citrix
11 16 (2.52%) Apple
12 13 (2.05%) NetApp
12 13 (2.05%) Cisco
12 13 (2.05%) Sun
13 10 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.42%) Veritas
14 9 (1.42%) Ab Initio
14 9 (1.42%) Splunk
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