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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 163 177 186
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 339 284 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.56% 1.28% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 3.07% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 175 189
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 £340 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.56 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +28.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -28.76%
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
9486 9245 9313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.62% 41.55% 41.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7228 6703 6907
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 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 69 61
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £52.19 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +47 68 £500 +11.11% 11
Croydon -10 5 £393 -7.64%
Wimbledon - 3 £425 -
Docklands, London +8 2 £650 +44.44%
Canary Wharf -2 2 £338 -34.78%
Bromley -10 1 £425 -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 351 (57.26%) Unix
2 345 (56.28%) Linux
3 243 (39.64%) SQL
4 224 (36.54%) Oracle
5 202 (32.95%) Java
6 186 (30.34%) Perl
7 182 (29.69%) Python
8 173 (28.22%) Finance
9 145 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
10 122 (19.90%) Windows
11 121 (19.74%) Banking
12 91 (14.85%) Solaris
13 89 (14.52%) ITIL
14 83 (13.54%) AIX
14 83 (13.54%) PL/SQL
15 77 (12.56%) SQL Server
16 75 (12.23%) Bash Shell
16 75 (12.23%) DevOps
17 74 (12.07%) IBM
18 69 (11.26%) Oracle Database
19 68 (11.09%) JavaScript
20 67 (10.93%) Sybase
21 64 (10.44%) Middleware
21 64 (10.44%) JIRA
22 62 (10.11%) C++
22 62 (10.11%) XML
23 60 (9.79%) DNS
23 60 (9.79%) WebSphere
23 60 (9.79%) Performance Tuning
23 60 (9.79%) SDLC

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 60 (9.79%) WebSphere
2 54 (8.81%) Apache
3 45 (7.34%) WebSphere Application Server
4 34 (5.55%) IBM HTTP Server
5 32 (5.22%) Confluence
6 26 (4.24%) Tomcat
7 23 (3.75%) WebLogic
8 19 (3.10%) SAS
9 16 (2.61%) JBoss
10 15 (2.45%) Apache Pig
11 14 (2.28%) Node.js
12 13 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (1.79%) MQSeries
14 10 (1.63%) Apache Spark
14 10 (1.63%) OpenStack
15 9 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 7 (1.14%) Mule
16 7 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 6 (0.98%) SharePoint
18 5 (0.82%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 19 (3.10%) HipChat
2 15 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.96%) SPSS
3 12 (1.96%) Stata
4 6 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.65%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.49%) MS Office
6 3 (0.49%) MS Project
7 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.33%) RMDS
3 1 (0.16%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.16%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.16%) Global One
3 1 (0.16%) Lorenzo
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (2.94%) SaaS
4 10 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (1.47%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.65%) Force.com
8 3 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.16%) Office 365
10 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (9.79%) DNS
2 52 (8.48%) SAN
3 50 (8.16%) HTTP
4 49 (7.99%) SSL
5 45 (7.34%) Firewall
6 30 (4.89%) LDAP
7 25 (4.08%) NAS
7 25 (4.08%) TCP/IP
8 11 (1.79%) FTP
8 11 (1.79%) Network Security
9 10 (1.63%) VPN
10 9 (1.47%) LAN
11 8 (1.31%) PuTTY
11 8 (1.31%) Wireless
12 7 (1.14%) WAN
13 6 (0.98%) HTTPS
14 5 (0.82%) Internet
14 5 (0.82%) IPsec
14 5 (0.82%) SNMP
14 5 (0.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 69 (11.26%) Oracle Database
3 58 (9.46%) MySQL
4 56 (9.14%) Relational Database
5 40 (6.53%) Hadoop
6 38 (6.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 36 (5.87%) MongoDB
8 34 (5.55%) Big Data
8 34 (5.55%) NoSQL
9 32 (5.22%) Apache Hive
10 29 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (3.92%) HBase
12 23 (3.75%) RDBMS
13 19 (3.10%) Oracle Database 12c
14 17 (2.77%) CouchDB
14 17 (2.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (2.61%) Data Mining
15 16 (2.61%) QlikView
16 15 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 64 (10.44%) JIRA
2 51 (8.32%) Jenkins
3 43 (7.01%) Git (software)
4 34 (5.55%) Subversion
5 30 (4.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (4.40%) Introscope
6 27 (4.40%) JUnit
7 23 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
8 22 (3.59%) Maven
9 19 (3.10%) Selenium
10 18 (2.94%) Cucumber
11 14 (2.28%) TeamCity
12 13 (2.12%) SoapUI
13 12 (1.96%) Eclipse
13 12 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
14 9 (1.47%) Ant
14 9 (1.47%) JMeter
14 9 (1.47%) LoadRunner
15 8 (1.31%) EasyMock
16 7 (1.14%) Hudson
General
1 173 (28.22%) Finance
2 121 (19.74%) Banking
3 56 (9.14%) Investment Banking
4 39 (6.36%) Front Office
5 27 (4.40%) Retail
6 14 (2.28%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.96%) Back Office
8 6 (0.98%) Marketing
9 5 (0.82%) Publishing
10 3 (0.49%) Legal
10 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.33%) Games
11 2 (0.33%) Law
11 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.16%) German Language
12 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 177 (28.87%) Developer
2 83 (13.54%) Administrator
3 55 (8.97%) Linux Engineer
4 48 (7.83%) DevOps Engineer
5 45 (7.34%) Java Developer
6 43 (7.01%) Analyst
6 43 (7.01%) Systems Administrator
7 39 (6.36%) DBA
8 35 (5.71%) Consultant
9 28 (4.57%) Applications Support
10 26 (4.24%) Oracle DBA
10 26 (4.24%) Senior Developer
11 25 (4.08%) Tester
12 24 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
13 23 (3.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 22 (3.59%) Cloud Engineer
15 21 (3.43%) Support Analyst
16 20 (3.26%) AWS Engineer
16 20 (3.26%) Unix Administrator
17 19 (3.10%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.44%) Middleware
2 62 (10.11%) XML
3 55 (8.97%) JSON
4 53 (8.65%) HTML
5 47 (7.67%) Web Services
6 40 (6.53%) CSS
7 39 (6.36%) J2EE
8 34 (5.55%) SOAP
9 28 (4.57%) .NET
10 27 (4.40%) WebSphere MQ
11 26 (4.24%) REST
11 26 (4.24%) Spring
12 25 (4.08%) FIX Protocol
13 21 (3.43%) Hibernate
14 16 (2.61%) JMS
15 15 (2.45%) Ruby on Rails
16 13 (2.12%) JAXB
16 13 (2.12%) jQuery
17 12 (1.96%) LAMP
17 12 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.69%) Equities
3 38 (6.20%) Fixed Income
4 26 (4.24%) DataPower
4 26 (4.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 22 (3.59%) Derivative
6 19 (3.10%) Data Centre
6 19 (3.10%) Replication
7 13 (2.12%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
9 11 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.63%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.47%) Clustering
11 9 (1.47%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.31%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.31%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.31%) iPad
13 7 (1.14%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.98%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 351 (57.26%) Unix
2 345 (56.28%) Linux
3 122 (19.90%) Windows
4 91 (14.85%) Solaris
5 83 (13.54%) AIX
6 50 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (7.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 41 (6.69%) Windows Server
9 24 (3.92%) SUSE
10 22 (3.59%) Oracle Linux
11 18 (2.94%) CentOS
12 17 (2.77%) Mac OS X
13 12 (1.96%) Mac OS X Server
14 8 (1.31%) HPUX
14 8 (1.31%) Mac OS
15 7 (1.14%) Android
16 5 (0.82%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.65%) Debian
17 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (14.52%) ITIL
3 75 (12.23%) DevOps
4 60 (9.79%) Performance Tuning
4 60 (9.79%) SDLC
5 57 (9.30%) Migration
6 52 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (8.32%) OO
8 44 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 41 (6.69%) Continuous Delivery
11 40 (6.53%) Data Modelling
11 40 (6.53%) TDD
12 38 (6.20%) Open Source
13 36 (5.87%) Scrum
14 35 (5.71%) Configuration Management
15 34 (5.55%) E-Commerce
16 33 (5.38%) Change Management
17 31 (5.06%) ETL
18 27 (4.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 243 (39.64%) SQL
2 202 (32.95%) Java
3 186 (30.34%) Perl
4 182 (29.69%) Python
5 83 (13.54%) PL/SQL
6 75 (12.23%) Bash Shell
7 68 (11.09%) JavaScript
8 62 (10.11%) C++
9 52 (8.48%) Ruby
10 48 (7.83%) PHP
11 36 (5.87%) C#
12 35 (5.71%) Korn
13 31 (5.06%) PowerShell
14 26 (4.24%) C
15 25 (4.08%) Jython
16 16 (2.61%) MATLAB
17 15 (2.45%) R
17 15 (2.45%) Tcl
18 13 (2.12%) Scala
19 12 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (6.36%) Degree
2 38 (6.20%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.47%) DV Cleared
4 9 (1.47%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.82%) CCNA
5 5 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.65%) PMP
7 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.33%) CCA
8 2 (0.33%) CCAA
8 2 (0.33%) CCEE
8 2 (0.33%) CCNP
8 2 (0.33%) ISEB
8 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.73%) QA
2 11 (1.79%) SLA
3 5 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.65%) DICOM
4 4 (0.65%) HL7
4 4 (0.65%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.16%) COREP
5 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.16%) FINREP
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) SDET
5 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 40 (6.53%) Active Directory
2 29 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.75%) Samba
4 20 (3.26%) vSphere
5 12 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.63%) Apache Flume
7 9 (1.47%) Docker
7 9 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (1.14%) NFS
8 7 (1.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.82%) HDFS
10 5 (0.82%) KVM
10 5 (0.82%) Oracle Clusterware
10 5 (0.82%) Veritas File System
10 5 (0.82%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.65%) Xen
11 4 (0.65%) XenApp
11 4 (0.65%) XenServer
12 3 (0.49%) iptables
Systems Management
1 58 (9.46%) Puppet
2 25 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 22 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (3.43%) Nagios
4 21 (3.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 19 (3.10%) Ansible
6 15 (2.45%) Control-M
6 15 (2.45%) Data Guard
7 14 (2.28%) WSUS
8 12 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
9 9 (1.47%) Cacti
9 9 (1.47%) Packer
9 9 (1.47%) SCOM
10 8 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (1.14%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.82%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.82%) Netcool
13 5 (0.82%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 224 (36.54%) Oracle
2 74 (12.07%) IBM
3 67 (10.93%) Sybase
4 57 (9.30%) VMware
5 48 (7.83%) Red Hat
6 38 (6.20%) HP
7 37 (6.04%) Informatica
8 33 (5.38%) Microsoft
8 33 (5.38%) Veritas
9 28 (4.57%) ATG
10 26 (4.24%) Atlassian
11 21 (3.43%) AppDynamics
12 19 (3.10%) Cisco
12 19 (3.10%) Tableau
12 19 (3.10%) webMethods
13 18 (2.94%) SAP
13 18 (2.94%) Software AG
14 17 (2.77%) Fidessa
15 14 (2.28%) Murex
15 14 (2.28%) Teradata
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West London
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London
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