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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 122 150 155
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 386 315 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.84% 1.44% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.29% 3.58% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 183 184
Average daily rate
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£444 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £374
% change year-on-year
- -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £34.82 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-33.22% -12.95%
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
8996 8799 8154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.83% 40.19% 42.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6717 6333 5823
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 £295
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 44 81 107
Average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £18.56 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -6 69 £425 -0.58% 17
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £375 -
Wimbledon 0 1 £425 +30.76%
Uxbridge - 1 £263 - 2
Isleworth - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Bermondsey - - - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 508 (65.55%) UNIX
2 446 (57.55%) Linux
3 338 (43.61%) Oracle
4 296 (38.19%) SQL
5 246 (31.74%) Java
6 200 (25.81%) Perl
7 186 (24.00%) Finance
8 181 (23.35%) Windows
9 170 (21.94%) Banking
10 155 (20.00%) Python
11 139 (17.94%) Agile Software Development
12 133 (17.16%) PL/SQL
13 132 (17.03%) Red Hat
14 125 (16.13%) Oracle Database
15 106 (13.68%) OO
16 103 (13.29%) DNS
17 102 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 95 (12.26%) XML
19 90 (11.61%) Bash Shell
20 88 (11.35%) C++
21 87 (11.23%) WebLogic
21 87 (11.23%) Oracle Database 11g
22 86 (11.10%) Solaris
23 84 (10.84%) Subversion
23 84 (10.84%) VMware
24 83 (10.71%) TCP/IP
25 81 (10.45%) MySQL
25 81 (10.45%) Sybase
25 81 (10.45%) Migration
25 81 (10.45%) Puppet

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 87 (11.23%) WebLogic
2 79 (10.19%) Apache
3 42 (5.42%) Tomcat
4 37 (4.77%) WebSphere
5 34 (4.39%) JBoss
6 21 (2.71%) SharePoint
7 20 (2.58%) IIS
8 19 (2.45%) OpenStack
9 17 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
9 17 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
10 14 (1.81%) IBM HTTP Server
11 12 (1.55%) MS Exchange
11 12 (1.55%) Documentum
12 11 (1.42%) nginx
12 11 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
13 10 (1.29%) Node.js
13 10 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
14 9 (1.16%) TIBCO EMS
14 9 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
15 8 (1.03%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.32%) MS Office
3 12 (1.55%) MS Project
4 9 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.13%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
1 6 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.65%) RMDS
2 5 (0.65%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.39%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.39%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.26%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.13%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.55%) PaaS
3 11 (1.42%) Heroku
3 11 (1.42%) Engine Yard
4 10 (1.29%) GitHub
5 7 (0.90%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (13.29%) DNS
2 83 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 48 (6.19%) SAN
4 40 (5.16%) Firewall
5 31 (4.00%) SSL
6 29 (3.74%) HTTP
7 23 (2.97%) DHCP
8 21 (2.71%) NAS
9 16 (2.06%) LDAP
10 13 (1.68%) VLAN
11 10 (1.29%) Internet
11 10 (1.29%) FTP
11 10 (1.29%) VPN
11 10 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (1.03%) Kerberos
13 7 (0.90%) SNMP
13 7 (0.90%) Ethernet
13 7 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (0.77%) tcpdump
14 6 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (16.13%) Oracle Database
2 87 (11.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 81 (10.45%) MySQL
4 79 (10.19%) SQL Server
5 74 (9.55%) Relational Database
6 51 (6.58%) MongoDB
7 47 (6.06%) NoSQL
8 45 (5.81%) RDBMS
9 44 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (4.90%) Big Data
11 35 (4.52%) Oracle Reports
12 30 (3.87%) Oracle Database 10g
13 28 (3.61%) Hadoop
14 19 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (2.32%) Crystal Reports
15 18 (2.32%) DB2
15 18 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (1.68%) OLAP
17 13 (1.68%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 84 (10.84%) Subversion
2 73 (9.42%) Git (software)
3 55 (7.10%) Jenkins
4 32 (4.13%) TeamCity
5 30 (3.87%) JIRA
6 26 (3.35%) Maven
6 26 (3.35%) Ant
7 17 (2.19%) Toad
8 16 (2.06%) Selenium
9 15 (1.94%) CruiseControl
9 15 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (1.94%) Cucumber
10 14 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 13 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (1.55%) JMeter
13 10 (1.29%) GDB
14 9 (1.16%) Mercurial
15 8 (1.03%) Eclipse
16 7 (0.90%) Introscope
General
1 186 (24.00%) Finance
2 170 (21.94%) Banking
3 79 (10.19%) Investment Banking
4 36 (4.65%) Front Office
5 26 (3.35%) Financial Institution
6 25 (3.23%) Retail
7 13 (1.68%) Back Office
8 12 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.29%) Law
10 8 (1.03%) Legal
10 8 (1.03%) Games
11 5 (0.65%) Marketing
12 4 (0.52%) Publishing
12 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.39%) Advertising
13 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 2 (0.26%) German Language
15 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 257 (33.16%) Developer
2 76 (9.81%) Analyst
2 76 (9.81%) Administrator
3 52 (6.71%) DBA
4 45 (5.81%) Oracle DBA
5 44 (5.68%) Java Developer
6 41 (5.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 40 (5.16%) C++ Developer
8 36 (4.65%) Perl Developer
9 35 (4.52%) Architect
10 33 (4.26%) Applications Support
11 30 (3.87%) Support Analyst
11 30 (3.87%) Systems Administrator
11 30 (3.87%) Linux Engineer
12 22 (2.84%) Tester
12 22 (2.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (2.71%) Senior Developer
14 18 (2.32%) Consultant
14 18 (2.32%) Linux Administrator
15 16 (2.06%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (12.26%) XML
2 76 (9.81%) HTML
3 64 (8.26%) Web Services
4 46 (5.94%) Middleware
5 44 (5.68%) .NET
6 42 (5.42%) CSS
7 38 (4.90%) J2EE
8 32 (4.13%) Spring
9 31 (4.00%) jQuery
10 30 (3.87%) JSON
11 25 (3.23%) Hibernate
12 22 (2.84%) HTML5
13 20 (2.58%) FIX Protocol
13 20 (2.58%) STL
14 18 (2.32%) JMS
15 17 (2.19%) RESTful
15 17 (2.19%) Java EE
16 15 (1.94%) LAMP
16 15 (1.94%) MCollective
17 12 (1.55%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.06%) Open Source
3 41 (5.29%) Computer Science
4 40 (5.16%) Clustering
5 30 (3.87%) Oracle Exalogic
6 24 (3.10%) Derivative
7 23 (2.97%) Fixed Income
8 22 (2.84%) Equities
9 18 (2.32%) Management Information System
10 16 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (2.06%) Wiki
11 13 (1.68%) Device Driver
11 13 (1.68%) Replication
12 11 (1.42%) Reference Data
12 11 (1.42%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.16%) Mainframe
13 9 (1.16%) User Experience
14 8 (1.03%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.90%) Hedge funds
15 7 (0.90%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 508 (65.55%) UNIX
2 446 (57.55%) Linux
3 181 (23.35%) Windows
4 102 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 86 (11.10%) Solaris
6 55 (7.10%) SUSE
7 45 (5.81%) AIX
8 44 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (4.77%) Ubuntu
10 27 (3.48%) CentOS
11 20 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (2.32%) Debian
13 16 (2.06%) HPUX
14 15 (1.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 10 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (1.16%) Windows 7
16 9 (1.16%) VMS
17 7 (0.90%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.90%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (17.94%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (13.68%) OO
3 81 (10.45%) Migration
4 65 (8.39%) ITIL
5 58 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
6 49 (6.32%) DevOps
7 48 (6.19%) Release Management
8 47 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (6.06%) ETL
9 43 (5.55%) Change Management
9 43 (5.55%) TDD
10 40 (5.16%) Configuration Management
10 40 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (5.16%) Data Modelling
11 38 (4.90%) Project Management
11 38 (4.90%) Load Balancing
12 34 (4.39%) BDD
13 33 (4.26%) Software Engineering
14 28 (3.61%) Performance Testing
15 26 (3.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 296 (38.19%) SQL
2 246 (31.74%) Java
3 200 (25.81%) Perl
4 155 (20.00%) Python
5 133 (17.16%) PL/SQL
6 90 (11.61%) Bash Shell
7 88 (11.35%) C++
8 79 (10.19%) JavaScript
9 65 (8.39%) Korn
10 63 (8.13%) Ruby
11 55 (7.10%) C
12 39 (5.03%) PowerShell
13 36 (4.65%) PHP
13 36 (4.65%) T-SQL
14 34 (4.39%) C#
15 23 (2.97%) VB
16 20 (2.58%) Jython
17 18 (2.32%) Scala
18 12 (1.55%) Groovy
19 11 (1.42%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 58 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 47 (6.06%) Degree
3 30 (3.87%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.19%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.03%) CISSP
7 5 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.52%) CCSA
8 4 (0.52%) CCSE
8 4 (0.52%) CEH
8 4 (0.52%) CCSP
9 3 (0.39%) RHCE
9 3 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.26%) GWAPT
10 2 (0.26%) OSCP
10 2 (0.26%) CISM
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.13%) MCSE
11 1 (0.13%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.13%) QA
2 14 (1.81%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.16%) SLA
4 4 (0.52%) HL7
4 4 (0.52%) DICOM
5 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) COREP
5 2 (0.26%) FINREP
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (3.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 22 (2.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 18 (2.32%) Active Directory
5 17 (2.19%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (1.94%) vSphere
7 9 (1.16%) HDFS
8 8 (1.03%) Apache Flume
8 8 (1.03%) XenServer
9 7 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 7 (0.90%) Sendmail
10 6 (0.77%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.77%) Nmap
10 6 (0.77%) Varnish
10 6 (0.77%) Docker
11 5 (0.65%) NFS
12 4 (0.52%) Firmware
12 4 (0.52%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.52%) Xen
12 4 (0.52%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 81 (10.45%) Puppet
2 40 (5.16%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (3.74%) Nagios
4 24 (3.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 24 (3.10%) Ansible
5 21 (2.71%) Control-M
6 18 (2.32%) Cobbler
7 16 (2.06%) Data Guard
8 14 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (1.55%) Tivoli
10 10 (1.29%) NetBackup
11 9 (1.16%) SCOM
11 9 (1.16%) collectd
11 9 (1.16%) Salt
12 8 (1.03%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.90%) SCCM
13 7 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 6 (0.77%) Nessus
14 6 (0.77%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.77%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 338 (43.61%) Oracle
2 132 (17.03%) Red Hat
3 84 (10.84%) VMware
4 81 (10.45%) Sybase
5 58 (7.48%) Microsoft
6 44 (5.68%) HP
7 36 (4.65%) IBM
8 34 (4.39%) Cisco
9 27 (3.48%) Veritas
10 26 (3.35%) EMC
11 25 (3.23%) Informatica
12 20 (2.58%) NetApp
13 19 (2.45%) McAfee
14 18 (2.32%) Business Objects
15 15 (1.94%) Adobe
15 15 (1.94%) TIBCO
16 14 (1.81%) DigitalOcean
17 13 (1.68%) Murex
18 12 (1.55%) Calypso
18 12 (1.55%) Sun
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £534.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Required IT
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day Long term projects - 3 month rolling +
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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