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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 137 140 150
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 366 388 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.57% 1.60% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 3.85% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 231 262
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.43% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £24.43 £99.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £35.61 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.12% +1.75%
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
9958 10068 11137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.84% 41.56% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7340 7104 7936
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 63 82
Average hourly rate £29.00 £34.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% -8.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £53.30 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -20 92 £418 +4.37% 16
Canary Wharf -6 3 £375 -
Docklands, London -3 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £375 -
Brentford - 1 £283 -
Greenford - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £375 -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 426 (63.96%) UNIX
2 350 (52.55%) Linux
3 331 (49.70%) SQL
4 297 (44.59%) Oracle
5 222 (33.33%) Java
6 209 (31.38%) Finance
7 173 (25.98%) Perl
8 152 (22.82%) Banking
9 139 (20.87%) PL/SQL
9 139 (20.87%) Windows
10 127 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
11 119 (17.87%) Python
12 111 (16.67%) Oracle Database
13 98 (14.71%) SQL Server
14 96 (14.41%) Relational Database
15 86 (12.91%) XML
16 76 (11.41%) C++
17 74 (11.11%) Red Hat
18 72 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
19 66 (9.91%) JavaScript
19 66 (9.91%) Investment Banking
20 65 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
20 65 (9.76%) Bash Shell
21 64 (9.61%) Solaris
21 64 (9.61%) Middleware
22 62 (9.31%) Sybase
23 61 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
23 61 (9.16%) Jenkins
24 60 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 59 (8.86%) Web Services

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 54 (8.11%) Apache
2 36 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 35 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 31 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 20 (3.00%) OpenStack
6 14 (2.10%) Oracle Coherence
7 10 (1.50%) IIS
8 8 (1.20%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.05%) JBoss
9 7 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.90%) SAS
10 6 (0.90%) PowerExchange
10 6 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.75%) CMS
11 5 (0.75%) Confluence
12 4 (0.60%) WordPress
12 4 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (0.60%) Documentum
12 4 (0.60%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.60%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 24 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.10%) MS Office
3 5 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.20%) Oracle BRM
2 7 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.05%) Global One
3 4 (0.60%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.45%) Summit
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.30%) RMDS
5 2 (0.30%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.15%) HFM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.15%) Loanet
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.05%) GitHub
3 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.75%) IaaS
5 4 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.45%) PaaS
6 3 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.30%) SaaS
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.30%) Force.com
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.56%) LDAP
1 37 (5.56%) SAN
2 29 (4.35%) DNS
3 24 (3.60%) Firewall
3 24 (3.60%) NAS
4 21 (3.15%) HTTP
5 20 (3.00%) TCP/IP
6 18 (2.70%) Internet
7 16 (2.40%) SSL
7 16 (2.40%) LAN
8 14 (2.10%) FTP
9 12 (1.80%) SNMP
10 11 (1.65%) Wireless
11 10 (1.50%) WAN
12 9 (1.35%) SSH
13 8 (1.20%) Kerberos
14 7 (1.05%) DHCP
14 7 (1.05%) DMZ
15 6 (0.90%) Intranet
15 6 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 98 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 96 (14.41%) Relational Database
4 65 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 58 (8.71%) MySQL
6 54 (8.11%) RDBMS
7 50 (7.51%) Data Warehouse
8 43 (6.46%) Oracle Reports
9 28 (4.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 23 (3.45%) Sybase ASE
11 20 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (2.85%) Oracle Database 12c
12 19 (2.85%) Hadoop
13 18 (2.70%) Big Data
13 18 (2.70%) DB2
14 16 (2.40%) PowerCenter
15 15 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
17 11 (1.65%) MongoDB
17 11 (1.65%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 61 (9.16%) Jenkins
2 53 (7.96%) Subversion
3 46 (6.91%) Git (software)
4 34 (5.11%) Maven
5 28 (4.20%) JIRA
6 23 (3.45%) Ant
6 23 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 18 (2.70%) TeamCity
8 14 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (1.95%) JUnit
10 11 (1.65%) Mercurial
10 11 (1.65%) FogBugz
10 11 (1.65%) Trac
10 11 (1.65%) Redmine
11 10 (1.50%) Hudson
12 9 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (1.35%) Selenium
12 9 (1.35%) LoadRunner
13 8 (1.20%) NetBeans
13 8 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 209 (31.38%) Finance
2 152 (22.82%) Banking
3 66 (9.91%) Investment Banking
4 48 (7.21%) Front Office
5 22 (3.30%) Retail
6 17 (2.55%) Publishing
7 13 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.80%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.35%) Back Office
10 8 (1.20%) Billing
11 4 (0.60%) Advertising
12 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.45%) Marketing
12 3 (0.45%) Legal
13 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.15%) Law
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 230 (34.53%) Developer
2 64 (9.61%) Analyst
3 55 (8.26%) Administrator
4 51 (7.66%) Consultant
5 47 (7.06%) DBA
6 45 (6.76%) Java Developer
7 41 (6.16%) Applications Support
8 37 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
9 34 (5.11%) Oracle Developer
10 32 (4.80%) Support Analyst
10 32 (4.80%) Systems Administrator
11 20 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
12 18 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (2.70%) Senior Developer
12 18 (2.70%) C++ Developer
13 16 (2.40%) Applications Support Analyst
13 16 (2.40%) SQL Developer
14 14 (2.10%) Sybase DBA
14 14 (2.10%) Systems Engineer
14 14 (2.10%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (12.91%) XML
2 64 (9.61%) Middleware
3 59 (8.86%) Web Services
4 41 (6.16%) Spring
5 39 (5.86%) HTML
6 27 (4.05%) .NET
7 26 (3.90%) FIX Protocol
8 24 (3.60%) XSLT
9 20 (3.00%) JSON
10 17 (2.55%) JPA
10 17 (2.55%) J2EE
11 16 (2.40%) WebSphere MQ
11 16 (2.40%) REST
12 15 (2.25%) LAMP
12 15 (2.25%) JSP
13 13 (1.95%) SOAP
13 13 (1.95%) JMS
13 13 (1.95%) CGI
14 12 (1.80%) STL
14 12 (1.80%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.41%) Equities
3 33 (4.95%) Replication
4 29 (4.35%) Clustering
5 24 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 23 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 23 (3.45%) Data Centre
7 22 (3.30%) Derivative
8 20 (3.00%) Fixed Income
8 20 (3.00%) PKI
8 20 (3.00%) DataPower
9 16 (2.40%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.95%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.95%) Credit Risk
11 11 (1.65%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
13 8 (1.20%) Wiki
13 8 (1.20%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.20%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.90%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 426 (63.96%) UNIX
2 350 (52.55%) Linux
3 139 (20.87%) Windows
4 64 (9.61%) Solaris
5 60 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (7.81%) AIX
7 19 (2.85%) CentOS
8 18 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.50%) HPUX
11 9 (1.35%) Ubuntu
11 9 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.20%) SUSE
13 7 (1.05%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.05%) Fedora
14 6 (0.90%) Mac OS X Server
14 6 (0.90%) Android
15 5 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.60%) Debian
16 4 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
3 57 (8.56%) SDLC
4 50 (7.51%) DevOps
4 50 (7.51%) ETL
5 49 (7.36%) Performance Tuning
6 48 (7.21%) Scrum
7 46 (6.91%) OO
8 42 (6.31%) ITIL
9 40 (6.01%) Data Modelling
10 37 (5.56%) Project Management
11 36 (5.41%) Migration
12 34 (5.11%) Change Management
13 32 (4.80%) Open Source
14 28 (4.20%) Low Latency
15 26 (3.90%) TDD
16 25 (3.75%) Process Management
16 25 (3.75%) Workflow
17 24 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
17 24 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 331 (49.70%) SQL
2 222 (33.33%) Java
3 173 (25.98%) Perl
4 139 (20.87%) PL/SQL
5 119 (17.87%) Python
6 76 (11.41%) C++
7 66 (9.91%) JavaScript
8 65 (9.76%) Bash Shell
9 52 (7.81%) PHP
10 49 (7.36%) PowerShell
11 40 (6.01%) Ruby
11 40 (6.01%) Korn
11 40 (6.01%) C
12 37 (5.56%) C#
13 18 (2.70%) VB
14 17 (2.55%) VBScript
15 14 (2.10%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.65%) VBA
16 11 (1.65%) PHP5
17 5 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (7.36%) Degree
2 32 (4.80%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.15%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.05%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.60%) ISEB
6 4 (0.60%) CISSP
6 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.45%) VCDX
7 3 (0.45%) VCAP
7 3 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.30%) CCNA
8 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.30%) OSCP
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.30%) CEH
8 2 (0.30%) PMP
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.06%) QA
2 10 (1.50%) Solvency II
3 8 (1.20%) SLA
4 6 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.75%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) Basel II
6 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 34 (5.11%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.70%) Docker
4 14 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.50%) vSphere
6 8 (1.20%) Samba
7 7 (1.05%) HDFS
8 6 (0.90%) NFS
9 5 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.60%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle Clusterware
11 3 (0.45%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.45%) KVM
11 3 (0.45%) Xen
11 3 (0.45%) Firmware
11 3 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.15%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 50 (7.51%) Puppet
2 38 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 35 (5.26%) Data Guard
5 13 (1.95%) Nagios
6 11 (1.65%) Tivoli
6 11 (1.65%) Ansible
7 10 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (1.50%) Control-M
7 10 (1.50%) NetBackup
8 9 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.90%) Netcool
10 6 (0.90%) Vagrant
10 6 (0.90%) Red Hat Satellite
11 5 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.60%) OpenView
12 4 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 4 (0.60%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 297 (44.59%) Oracle
2 74 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 62 (9.31%) Sybase
4 51 (7.66%) HP
5 47 (7.06%) IBM
6 45 (6.76%) Microsoft
7 40 (6.01%) Informatica
8 36 (5.41%) VMware
9 23 (3.45%) EMC
10 18 (2.70%) Cisco
11 17 (2.55%) SAP
12 16 (2.40%) Citrix
13 15 (2.25%) Sun
14 14 (2.10%) Remedy
15 12 (1.80%) NetApp
15 12 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (1.80%) TIBCO
15 12 (1.80%) Splunk
16 10 (1.50%) CA
17 8 (1.20%) Apple
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hudson IT
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 Per Day (depending on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £700 per day + market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - 500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Hanger Lane, West London
River Island
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £350 - £387 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £650 per day +
Posted: 27 days ago