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 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 120 158 141
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 407 331 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.79% 1.39% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 3.44% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 207 225
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.14 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -7.15%
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
9753 9612 8720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.86% 40.39% 41.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7431 6941 6233
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 84 122
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.79 £14.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +14 107 £425 - 11
Feltham - 7 £272 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £375 - 1
Docklands, London +17 3 £500 +21.21%
Wimbledon +2 3 £375 +15.38%
Uxbridge - 2 £263 - 1
Bermondsey - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 512 (66.58%) UNIX
2 446 (58.00%) Linux
3 363 (47.20%) Oracle
4 329 (42.78%) SQL
5 220 (28.61%) Java
6 189 (24.58%) Perl
7 182 (23.67%) Banking
8 175 (22.76%) Finance
8 175 (22.76%) Windows
9 152 (19.77%) PL/SQL
10 148 (19.25%) Python
11 137 (17.82%) Oracle Database
12 129 (16.78%) Red Hat
13 127 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
14 108 (14.04%) DNS
14 108 (14.04%) OO
15 107 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 102 (13.26%) XML
17 98 (12.74%) Oracle Database 11g
18 97 (12.61%) Bash Shell
19 91 (11.83%) WebLogic
20 90 (11.70%) Subversion
21 86 (11.18%) SQL Server
21 86 (11.18%) C++
22 85 (11.05%) Sybase
23 84 (10.92%) TCP/IP
24 81 (10.53%) Relational Database
25 80 (10.40%) Puppet
25 80 (10.40%) Migration
25 80 (10.40%) VMware

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 91 (11.83%) WebLogic
2 79 (10.27%) Apache
3 44 (5.72%) Tomcat
3 44 (5.72%) WebSphere
4 38 (4.94%) JBoss
5 22 (2.86%) OpenStack
6 20 (2.60%) IIS
6 20 (2.60%) SharePoint
7 18 (2.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 14 (1.82%) GlassFish
10 13 (1.69%) MS Exchange
11 11 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
11 11 (1.43%) TIBCO EMS
11 11 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
12 10 (1.30%) Adobe CQ
12 10 (1.30%) nginx
12 10 (1.30%) Documentum
13 9 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 26 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.99%) MS Office
3 13 (1.69%) MS Project
4 8 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.26%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.65%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.39%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.39%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.39%) RMDS
4 3 (0.39%) Kondor+
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.26%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.13%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.56%) PaaS
3 11 (1.43%) Heroku
3 11 (1.43%) Engine Yard
4 7 (0.91%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.52%) GitHub
7 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (14.04%) DNS
2 84 (10.92%) TCP/IP
3 47 (6.11%) SAN
4 40 (5.20%) Firewall
5 32 (4.16%) SSL
6 28 (3.64%) HTTP
7 23 (2.99%) DHCP
8 17 (2.21%) NAS
9 13 (1.69%) LDAP
9 13 (1.69%) VLAN
10 12 (1.56%) VPN
11 11 (1.43%) FTP
12 9 (1.17%) Kerberos
13 8 (1.04%) Internet
13 8 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (0.91%) SSH
14 7 (0.91%) SNMP
15 6 (0.78%) Ethernet
15 6 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (0.78%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (17.82%) Oracle Database
2 98 (12.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 86 (11.18%) SQL Server
4 81 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 80 (10.40%) MySQL
6 51 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
7 49 (6.37%) RDBMS
8 47 (6.11%) NoSQL
9 46 (5.98%) MongoDB
10 38 (4.94%) Big Data
10 38 (4.94%) Oracle Database 10g
11 37 (4.81%) Oracle Reports
12 24 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (3.12%) Hadoop
13 18 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
14 17 (2.21%) DB2
14 17 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (1.95%) OLTP
17 14 (1.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 90 (11.70%) Subversion
2 65 (8.45%) Git (software)
3 57 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 31 (4.03%) TeamCity
5 30 (3.90%) Maven
5 30 (3.90%) JIRA
6 26 (3.38%) Ant
7 16 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
7 16 (2.08%) Toad
8 15 (1.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 14 (1.82%) CruiseControl
9 14 (1.82%) Selenium
10 13 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (1.30%) Mercurial
12 10 (1.30%) GDB
13 9 (1.17%) RSpec
13 9 (1.17%) Introscope
13 9 (1.17%) JMeter
13 9 (1.17%) Eclipse
General
1 182 (23.67%) Banking
2 175 (22.76%) Finance
3 79 (10.27%) Investment Banking
4 36 (4.68%) Front Office
5 27 (3.51%) Financial Institution
6 26 (3.38%) Retail
7 15 (1.95%) Back Office
8 13 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.56%) Games
10 11 (1.43%) Law
11 9 (1.17%) Legal
12 4 (0.52%) Marketing
13 3 (0.39%) Publishing
13 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.26%) Advertising
14 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 2 (0.26%) German Language
15 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 253 (32.90%) Developer
2 84 (10.92%) Administrator
3 77 (10.01%) Analyst
4 64 (8.32%) DBA
5 54 (7.02%) Oracle DBA
6 44 (5.72%) Support Analyst
7 42 (5.46%) C++ Developer
8 40 (5.20%) Java Developer
8 40 (5.20%) Applications Support
9 38 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
10 35 (4.55%) Perl Developer
11 34 (4.42%) Architect
12 30 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
13 25 (3.25%) Linux Engineer
14 23 (2.99%) Applications Support Analyst
15 22 (2.86%) Consultant
15 22 (2.86%) Senior Developer
16 20 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 20 (2.60%) Linux Administrator
17 19 (2.47%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (13.26%) XML
2 66 (8.58%) HTML
3 61 (7.93%) Web Services
4 46 (5.98%) Middleware
5 33 (4.29%) .NET
6 32 (4.16%) CSS
7 31 (4.03%) J2EE
7 31 (4.03%) Spring
8 29 (3.77%) JSON
9 28 (3.64%) jQuery
10 26 (3.38%) Hibernate
11 19 (2.47%) HTML5
12 18 (2.34%) STL
13 17 (2.21%) LAMP
14 16 (2.08%) JMS
15 15 (1.95%) Java EE
15 15 (1.95%) FIX Protocol
16 14 (1.82%) JDBC
17 13 (1.69%) MCollective
18 12 (1.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.46%) Clustering
3 41 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.33%) Open Source
4 31 (4.03%) Oracle Exalogic
5 22 (2.86%) Fixed Income
6 21 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.60%) Replication
7 20 (2.60%) Derivative
8 19 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (2.47%) Equities
9 17 (2.21%) Wiki
10 13 (1.69%) Data Integration
11 12 (1.56%) Device Driver
12 9 (1.17%) Reference Data
13 8 (1.04%) Mainframe
14 7 (0.91%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.91%) CESG
14 7 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 7 (0.91%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 512 (66.58%) UNIX
2 446 (58.00%) Linux
3 175 (22.76%) Windows
4 107 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 80 (10.40%) Solaris
6 57 (7.41%) SUSE
7 42 (5.46%) AIX
8 37 (4.81%) Ubuntu
9 31 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (3.38%) CentOS
11 22 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (2.34%) Debian
13 16 (2.08%) HPUX
14 13 (1.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 12 (1.56%) VMS
16 11 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (1.30%) Windows 7
18 7 (0.91%) Windows 2000
19 6 (0.78%) Windows XP
19 6 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (14.04%) OO
3 80 (10.40%) Migration
4 76 (9.88%) ITIL
5 56 (7.28%) Performance Tuning
6 52 (6.76%) ETL
7 46 (5.98%) DevOps
8 45 (5.85%) Change Management
8 45 (5.85%) Release Management
9 43 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (5.46%) TDD
11 41 (5.33%) Configuration Management
11 41 (5.33%) Data Modelling
12 39 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (5.07%) BDD
13 37 (4.81%) Load Balancing
14 35 (4.55%) Project Management
15 32 (4.16%) Software Engineering
16 28 (3.64%) Unit Testing
17 27 (3.51%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 329 (42.78%) SQL
2 220 (28.61%) Java
3 189 (24.58%) Perl
4 152 (19.77%) PL/SQL
5 148 (19.25%) Python
6 97 (12.61%) Bash Shell
7 86 (11.18%) C++
8 73 (9.49%) JavaScript
9 58 (7.54%) Korn
10 57 (7.41%) Ruby
11 55 (7.15%) C
12 48 (6.24%) PowerShell
13 43 (5.59%) T-SQL
14 34 (4.42%) C#
15 33 (4.29%) PHP
16 22 (2.86%) VB
16 22 (2.86%) Jython
17 15 (1.95%) VBScript
18 14 (1.82%) Scala
19 11 (1.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 59 (7.67%) Security Cleared
2 49 (6.37%) Degree
3 34 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.04%) CISSP
7 5 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.65%) RHCE
8 4 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.52%) CCSA
8 4 (0.52%) CCSE
8 4 (0.52%) CEH
8 4 (0.52%) CCSP
8 4 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.26%) GWAPT
9 2 (0.26%) OSCP
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.26%) CISM
9 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.13%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.67%) QA
2 19 (2.47%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.04%) SLA
4 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) COREP
4 2 (0.26%) FINREP
5 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 45 (5.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 38 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (2.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 18 (2.34%) Active Directory
6 14 (1.82%) vSphere
6 14 (1.82%) XenServer
7 9 (1.17%) HDFS
8 7 (0.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 7 (0.91%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.91%) Sendmail
9 6 (0.78%) Nmap
9 6 (0.78%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.65%) Docker
10 5 (0.65%) Varnish
10 5 (0.65%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.65%) NFS
11 4 (0.52%) Xen
11 4 (0.52%) Postfix
11 4 (0.52%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 80 (10.40%) Puppet
2 40 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (3.64%) Control-M
3 28 (3.64%) Nagios
4 24 (3.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 24 (3.12%) Data Guard
5 22 (2.86%) Tivoli
6 17 (2.21%) Cobbler
7 14 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
7 14 (1.82%) Ansible
8 11 (1.43%) SCOM
9 9 (1.17%) collectd
10 8 (1.04%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.04%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.91%) SCCM
11 7 (0.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 7 (0.91%) Salt
11 7 (0.91%) Vagrant
12 6 (0.78%) SCDPM
12 6 (0.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 363 (47.20%) Oracle
2 129 (16.78%) Red Hat
3 85 (11.05%) Sybase
4 80 (10.40%) VMware
5 66 (8.58%) Microsoft
6 44 (5.72%) HP
7 36 (4.68%) IBM
8 30 (3.90%) Cisco
9 28 (3.64%) EMC
10 23 (2.99%) Veritas
11 22 (2.86%) Informatica
12 20 (2.60%) Citrix
13 19 (2.47%) McAfee
14 17 (2.21%) NetApp
15 16 (2.08%) Adobe
16 15 (1.95%) TIBCO
17 14 (1.82%) Business Objects
17 14 (1.82%) LANDesk
17 14 (1.82%) DigitalOcean
18 13 (1.69%) Symantec
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