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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 161 151 156
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 364 364 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.59% 1.58% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 3.64% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 224 219
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £586 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.29% +5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Median hourly rate £33.75 £25.85 £99.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.56% -73.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.57 £30.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.11 £167.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £27.11
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +65.97%
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
10286 9994 10068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.93% 43.33% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7671 7472 7269
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 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 70 61
Median hourly rate £30.94 £29.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £15.82 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.10 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Histogram 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 September 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 -19 51 £510 +21.48% 13
Croydon - 20 £495 -
Brentford +7 3 £455 +61.06%
Docklands, London +10 2 £488 +6.84%
Canary Wharf -5 2 £625 +66.66%
Feltham - 1 £400 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Romford - 1 - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 446 (65.01%) Linux
2 333 (48.54%) Unix
3 273 (39.80%) Oracle
4 224 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
5 212 (30.90%) SQL
6 201 (29.30%) Python
7 194 (28.28%) Java
8 179 (26.09%) Finance
9 172 (25.07%) Puppet
9 172 (25.07%) DevOps
10 170 (24.78%) Jenkins
11 168 (24.49%) Perl
12 156 (22.74%) Git (software)
13 155 (22.59%) Configuration Management
14 153 (22.30%) JIRA
15 146 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
16 139 (20.26%) Continuous Integration
16 139 (20.26%) Apache
17 136 (19.83%) DNS
18 130 (18.95%) Hadoop
19 126 (18.37%) Ansible
20 125 (18.22%) Windows
20 125 (18.22%) Ruby
21 123 (17.93%) VMware
22 122 (17.78%) Scrum
23 120 (17.49%) Docker
24 119 (17.35%) Continuous Delivery
24 119 (17.35%) Banking
25 117 (17.06%) Maven
26 111 (16.18%) Confluence

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
1 139 (20.26%) Apache
2 111 (16.18%) Confluence
3 95 (13.85%) Elasticsearch
4 76 (11.08%) WebSphere
5 36 (5.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 25 (3.64%) Tomcat
7 22 (3.21%) Apache Spark
7 22 (3.21%) IBM HTTP Server
8 20 (2.92%) WebLogic
9 17 (2.48%) SharePoint
10 13 (1.90%) Apache Pig
10 13 (1.90%) JBoss
11 7 (1.02%) MQSI
11 7 (1.02%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.02%) SAS
12 6 (0.87%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.87%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.87%) nginx
13 5 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 94 (13.70%) HipChat
2 23 (3.35%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.87%) MS Office
5 6 (0.87%) MS Project
5 6 (0.87%) SPSS
5 6 (0.87%) Stata
6 4 (0.58%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) ION MarketView
1 2 (0.29%) RMDS
1 2 (0.29%) Summit
2 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 146 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (2.19%) SaaS
4 14 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.31%) Office 365
7 7 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.73%) GitHub
8 5 (0.73%) Route 53
9 4 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.29%) IaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.15%) PaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 136 (19.83%) DNS
2 95 (13.85%) SSH
3 92 (13.41%) OpenVPN
4 87 (12.68%) OpenLDAP
5 60 (8.75%) HTTP
6 59 (8.60%) Firewall
7 46 (6.71%) LDAP
8 45 (6.56%) SSL
9 32 (4.66%) TCP/IP
10 31 (4.52%) SAN
11 28 (4.08%) VPN
12 21 (3.06%) Network Security
13 15 (2.19%) LAN
13 15 (2.19%) Wireless
14 14 (2.04%) WAN
15 13 (1.90%) FTP
16 11 (1.60%) NAS
17 10 (1.46%) VoIP
18 9 (1.31%) IPsec
18 9 (1.31%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (18.95%) Hadoop
2 105 (15.31%) PostgreSQL
3 53 (7.73%) SQL Server
4 50 (7.29%) Big Data
4 50 (7.29%) Oracle Database
4 50 (7.29%) Relational Database
5 36 (5.25%) MySQL
6 35 (5.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 35 (5.10%) RDBMS
7 32 (4.66%) Apache Hive
8 29 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (3.06%) HBase
9 21 (3.06%) MongoDB
10 19 (2.77%) NoSQL
11 17 (2.48%) QlikView
12 13 (1.90%) KDB
13 12 (1.75%) Data Mining
13 12 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (1.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 170 (24.78%) Jenkins
2 156 (22.74%) Git (software)
3 153 (22.30%) JIRA
4 117 (17.06%) Maven
5 108 (15.74%) Sonatype Nexus
6 103 (15.01%) JUnit
7 96 (13.99%) Ant
8 90 (13.12%) SonarQube
9 84 (12.24%) JIRA Agile
9 84 (12.24%) Liquibase
10 82 (11.95%) Bitbucket
11 33 (4.81%) Subversion
11 33 (4.81%) TeamCity
12 28 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (3.06%) Introscope
14 15 (2.19%) Hudson
15 13 (1.90%) ClearCase
16 12 (1.75%) Gradle
17 11 (1.60%) Selenium
18 10 (1.46%) Mockito
General
1 179 (26.09%) Finance
2 119 (17.35%) Banking
3 50 (7.29%) Retail
4 44 (6.41%) Investment Banking
5 33 (4.81%) Front Office
6 28 (4.08%) Financial Institution
7 15 (2.19%) Legal
8 13 (1.90%) Back Office
9 5 (0.73%) Publishing
10 4 (0.58%) Marketing
11 3 (0.44%) Advertising
12 2 (0.29%) German Language
12 2 (0.29%) Law
12 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.29%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 187 (27.26%) Developer
2 110 (16.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 78 (11.37%) Administrator
4 63 (9.18%) Linux Engineer
5 51 (7.43%) Analyst
6 45 (6.56%) Java Developer
7 43 (6.27%) Consultant
8 34 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
9 31 (4.52%) Senior DevOps
9 31 (4.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 28 (4.08%) Lead DevOps
10 28 (4.08%) Senior Developer
11 26 (3.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 24 (3.50%) Applications Support
12 24 (3.50%) Linux Administrator
13 23 (3.35%) Architect
14 22 (3.21%) Python Developer
15 21 (3.06%) DBA
16 20 (2.92%) Linux Scripter
17 19 (2.77%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (12.97%) Software Packaging
2 84 (12.24%) ELK Stack
2 84 (12.24%) MCollective
3 82 (11.95%) XML
4 60 (8.75%) JSON
5 58 (8.45%) Middleware
6 57 (8.31%) HTML
7 52 (7.58%) Web Services
8 48 (7.00%) CSS
9 47 (6.85%) SOAP
10 43 (6.27%) J2EE
11 42 (6.12%) REST
12 37 (5.39%) jQuery
13 35 (5.10%) XSLT
14 34 (4.96%) .NET
14 34 (4.96%) AngularJS
15 30 (4.37%) Spring
16 25 (3.64%) HTML5
16 25 (3.64%) JMS
17 23 (3.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.98%) Fixed Income
3 31 (4.52%) Data Centre
4 30 (4.37%) Equities
5 26 (3.79%) DataPower
6 20 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (2.19%) Replication
9 14 (2.04%) Clustering
9 14 (2.04%) Derivative
10 13 (1.90%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.60%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.46%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.46%) User Experience
13 9 (1.31%) Device Driver
13 9 (1.31%) Mathematics
13 9 (1.31%) PKI
14 8 (1.17%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.87%) CMDB
15 6 (0.87%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 446 (65.01%) Linux
2 333 (48.54%) Unix
3 125 (18.22%) Windows
4 91 (13.27%) CentOS
5 62 (9.04%) Solaris
6 54 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 53 (7.73%) AIX
8 38 (5.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 35 (5.10%) Windows Server
10 20 (2.92%) Mac OS
11 18 (2.62%) SUSE
12 15 (2.19%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (1.60%) Android
14 10 (1.46%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (0.73%) HPUX
18 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
19 3 (0.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (25.07%) DevOps
3 155 (22.59%) Configuration Management
4 139 (20.26%) Continuous Integration
5 122 (17.78%) Scrum
6 119 (17.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 110 (16.03%) Service Management
8 87 (12.68%) Identity Management
9 83 (12.10%) Workflow
10 77 (11.22%) ITIL
11 75 (10.93%) Case Management
12 72 (10.50%) Coaching
13 68 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 41 (5.98%) Change Management
14 41 (5.98%) SDLC
15 39 (5.69%) Load Balancing
15 39 (5.69%) OO
16 37 (5.39%) TDD
17 34 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (4.81%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 212 (30.90%) SQL
2 201 (29.30%) Python
3 194 (28.28%) Java
4 168 (24.49%) Perl
5 125 (18.22%) Ruby
6 76 (11.08%) JavaScript
7 71 (10.35%) Bash Shell
8 66 (9.62%) PL/SQL
9 61 (8.89%) C++
10 40 (5.83%) PHP
11 39 (5.69%) PowerShell
12 34 (4.96%) Korn
13 33 (4.81%) C
14 25 (3.64%) C#
15 20 (2.92%) XPath
16 19 (2.77%) Jython
17 14 (2.04%) Scala
18 13 (1.90%) R
19 11 (1.60%) MATLAB
20 8 (1.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (12.39%) Security Cleared
2 80 (11.66%) SC Cleared
3 44 (6.41%) Degree
4 43 (6.27%) CTC Cleared
5 22 (3.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (1.60%) RHCE
6 11 (1.60%) RHCT
7 10 (1.46%) PMP
7 10 (1.46%) RHCSA
8 9 (1.31%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.31%) RHCA
9 8 (1.17%) CCNA
9 8 (1.17%) CCNP
9 8 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.87%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.44%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.44%) PhD
13 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.08%) QA
2 8 (1.17%) FATCA
3 6 (0.87%) SLA
4 5 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.44%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.29%) MiFID
6 2 (0.29%) SEPA
7 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 120 (17.49%) Docker
2 86 (12.54%) Squid
2 86 (12.54%) vCloud
3 85 (12.39%) Postfix
4 42 (6.12%) Active Directory
5 21 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (2.48%) HDFS
7 14 (2.04%) vSphere
8 11 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (1.46%) NFS
9 10 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (1.31%) Samba
10 9 (1.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 8 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 7 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.73%) Oracle Clusterware
14 4 (0.58%) Apache Flume
15 3 (0.44%) XenApp
16 2 (0.29%) Veritas File System
16 2 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 172 (25.07%) Puppet
2 126 (18.37%) Ansible
3 97 (14.14%) Kubernetes
4 89 (12.97%) Rancher
4 89 (12.97%) Terraform
4 89 (12.97%) ZABBIX
5 88 (12.83%) logstash
6 84 (12.24%) Kibana
7 35 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
8 34 (4.96%) Nagios
9 21 (3.06%) Red Hat Satellite
10 18 (2.62%) Control-M
11 15 (2.19%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (1.90%) Data Guard
13 11 (1.60%) NetBackup
14 10 (1.46%) Cacti
14 10 (1.46%) Hadoop YARN
14 10 (1.46%) Packer
15 9 (1.31%) BladeLogic
15 9 (1.31%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 273 (39.80%) Oracle
2 123 (17.93%) VMware
3 105 (15.31%) Atlassian
4 85 (12.39%) Sonatype
5 62 (9.04%) IBM
6 60 (8.75%) Red Hat
7 45 (6.56%) Microsoft
8 36 (5.25%) Sybase
9 29 (4.23%) HP
10 28 (4.08%) AppDynamics
11 24 (3.50%) Informatica
12 23 (3.35%) Splunk
13 21 (3.06%) Murex
14 20 (2.92%) Cisco
14 20 (2.92%) Veritas
15 18 (2.62%) ATG
16 17 (2.48%) Tableau
17 15 (2.19%) CheckPoint
17 15 (2.19%) Solace
18 14 (2.04%) webMethods
City, London
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London
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £530 - £570 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
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Rate: From £375 to £380 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago