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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 136 163 135
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -28
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 391 333 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.59% 1.31% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 3.10% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 221 284
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.32% -37.44%
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
10371 10745 9823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.06% 42.40% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7722 7738 6976
Average daily rate £430 £426 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
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 57 83 113
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.40 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 October 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 October 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 +28 115 £400 -8.57% 31
Docklands, London +17 6 £488 +50.00% 1
Canary Wharf +16 5 £440 -
Feltham - 4 £275 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £375 -6.25%
Wimbledon - 2 £375 -
Harrow - 1 £400 -
Bromley - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Bermondsey - - - -
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 504 (66.58%) UNIX
2 431 (56.94%) Linux
3 344 (45.44%) Oracle
4 338 (44.65%) SQL
5 221 (29.19%) Java
6 201 (26.55%) Banking
7 200 (26.42%) Finance
8 165 (21.80%) Perl
9 151 (19.95%) Oracle Database
10 138 (18.23%) Windows
11 132 (17.44%) PL/SQL
12 128 (16.91%) Python
13 117 (15.46%) XML
14 116 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
15 101 (13.34%) Investment Banking
15 101 (13.34%) Red Hat
16 99 (13.08%) OO
17 97 (12.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 93 (12.29%) Bash Shell
19 90 (11.89%) WebLogic
20 89 (11.76%) ITIL
20 89 (11.76%) Subversion
21 88 (11.62%) SQL Server
22 87 (11.49%) Oracle Database 11g
23 79 (10.44%) Git (software)
23 79 (10.44%) Web Services
23 79 (10.44%) Microsoft
24 78 (10.30%) Solaris
25 77 (10.17%) Apache
25 77 (10.17%) MySQL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 90 (11.89%) WebLogic
2 77 (10.17%) Apache
3 60 (7.93%) Tomcat
4 57 (7.53%) WebSphere
5 41 (5.42%) JBoss
6 27 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 22 (2.91%) SharePoint
8 21 (2.77%) IIS
9 19 (2.51%) IBM HTTP Server
9 19 (2.51%) GlassFish
10 18 (2.38%) OpenStack
11 13 (1.72%) MS Exchange
12 12 (1.59%) Confluence
12 12 (1.59%) Lync
12 12 (1.59%) Adobe CQ
13 11 (1.45%) Moodle
13 11 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
14 9 (1.19%) Documentum
15 8 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.64%) MS Office
3 13 (1.72%) MS Project
4 8 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.40%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.53%) Kondor+
3 4 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.40%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.26%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.26%) Siebel Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.13%) RMDS
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.19%) GitHub
3 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.26%) Joyent
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.13%) Route 53
6 1 (0.13%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (9.78%) DNS
2 57 (7.53%) TCP/IP
3 51 (6.74%) SAN
4 45 (5.94%) HTTP
5 37 (4.89%) SSL
6 29 (3.83%) Firewall
7 25 (3.30%) LDAP
8 18 (2.38%) NAS
9 16 (2.11%) SSH
10 11 (1.45%) DHCP
10 11 (1.45%) Ethernet
11 10 (1.32%) VPN
11 10 (1.32%) Internet
12 8 (1.06%) Kerberos
13 7 (0.92%) FTP
13 7 (0.92%) Multicast
14 6 (0.79%) VLAN
15 5 (0.66%) SMTP
16 4 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
16 4 (0.53%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (19.95%) Oracle Database
2 88 (11.62%) SQL Server
3 87 (11.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 77 (10.17%) MySQL
5 72 (9.51%) Relational Database
6 61 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (5.42%) RDBMS
7 41 (5.42%) Oracle Database 10g
8 37 (4.89%) NoSQL
9 33 (4.36%) Big Data
10 30 (3.96%) MongoDB
11 24 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
12 21 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (2.38%) DB2
14 16 (2.11%) Hadoop
15 15 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (1.72%) OLTP
17 12 (1.59%) OLAP
18 11 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 89 (11.76%) Subversion
2 79 (10.44%) Git (software)
3 53 (7.00%) Jenkins
4 42 (5.55%) Maven
5 40 (5.28%) JIRA
6 31 (4.10%) TeamCity
7 22 (2.91%) Ant
8 18 (2.38%) JUnit
8 18 (2.38%) CruiseControl
9 14 (1.85%) Selenium
9 14 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 13 (1.72%) RSpec
11 12 (1.59%) Redmine
11 12 (1.59%) Eclipse
11 12 (1.59%) Introscope
12 11 (1.45%) Toad
12 11 (1.45%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.45%) Trac
13 10 (1.32%) Mercurial
14 9 (1.19%) Hudson
General
1 201 (26.55%) Banking
2 200 (26.42%) Finance
3 101 (13.34%) Investment Banking
4 30 (3.96%) Retail
5 28 (3.70%) Front Office
6 24 (3.17%) Financial Institution
7 21 (2.77%) Back Office
8 16 (2.11%) Games
9 11 (1.45%) Legal
10 9 (1.19%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.66%) Publishing
11 5 (0.66%) Law
11 5 (0.66%) Marketing
12 3 (0.40%) German Language
12 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.26%) Electronics
13 2 (0.26%) Billing
13 2 (0.26%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.26%) International Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 260 (34.35%) Developer
2 100 (13.21%) Administrator
3 74 (9.78%) Analyst
4 69 (9.11%) DBA
5 54 (7.13%) Java Developer
6 53 (7.00%) Oracle DBA
7 44 (5.81%) C++ Developer
8 38 (5.02%) Systems Administrator
9 35 (4.62%) Perl Developer
10 31 (4.10%) Senior Developer
10 31 (4.10%) Support Analyst
10 31 (4.10%) Architect
11 29 (3.83%) Tester
12 25 (3.30%) Applications Support
13 24 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
14 22 (2.91%) Consultant
15 21 (2.77%) UNIX Administrator
15 21 (2.77%) Linux Administrator
16 19 (2.51%) Programmer
17 16 (2.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (15.46%) XML
2 79 (10.44%) Web Services
3 64 (8.45%) HTML
4 52 (6.87%) Spring
5 43 (5.68%) Middleware
6 37 (4.89%) Hibernate
7 36 (4.76%) JSON
8 35 (4.62%) J2EE
9 33 (4.36%) JMS
10 29 (3.83%) CSS
11 26 (3.43%) .NET
12 25 (3.30%) jQuery
13 22 (2.91%) LAMP
14 21 (2.77%) FIX Protocol
15 20 (2.64%) XSLT
16 19 (2.51%) JSP
16 19 (2.51%) Java EE
17 17 (2.25%) JDBC
18 14 (1.85%) SOAP
19 13 (1.72%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.55%) Open Source
3 30 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 29 (3.83%) Clustering
5 24 (3.17%) Derivative
6 23 (3.04%) Replication
7 22 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (2.64%) Oracle Exalogic
9 19 (2.51%) Fixed Income
10 17 (2.25%) Equities
10 17 (2.25%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.11%) Data Integration
12 14 (1.85%) Wiki
13 13 (1.72%) Algorithms
14 11 (1.45%) Mainframe
15 10 (1.32%) Client/Server
15 10 (1.32%) E-Learning
15 10 (1.32%) Credit Risk
16 8 (1.06%) Online Games
16 8 (1.06%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 504 (66.58%) UNIX
2 431 (56.94%) Linux
3 138 (18.23%) Windows
4 97 (12.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 78 (10.30%) Solaris
6 40 (5.28%) SUSE
7 28 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (3.70%) AIX
8 25 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (2.91%) Ubuntu
10 18 (2.38%) Debian
10 18 (2.38%) CentOS
11 12 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (1.59%) VMS
12 8 (1.06%) HPUX
12 8 (1.06%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.66%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.53%) zOS
15 4 (0.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (13.08%) OO
3 89 (11.76%) ITIL
4 58 (7.66%) ETL
4 58 (7.66%) Migration
5 57 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (7.40%) TDD
7 51 (6.74%) Configuration Management
8 49 (6.47%) Data Modelling
8 49 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
9 45 (5.94%) BDD
10 39 (5.15%) Change Management
11 38 (5.02%) Software Engineering
12 35 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (4.49%) Scrum
13 34 (4.49%) Low Latency
14 32 (4.23%) DevOps
14 32 (4.23%) Multithreading
15 31 (4.10%) Performance Testing
15 31 (4.10%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 338 (44.65%) SQL
2 221 (29.19%) Java
3 165 (21.80%) Perl
4 132 (17.44%) PL/SQL
5 128 (16.91%) Python
6 93 (12.29%) Bash Shell
7 73 (9.64%) JavaScript
8 72 (9.51%) C++
9 63 (8.32%) PowerShell
10 53 (7.00%) Ruby
11 41 (5.42%) C
12 40 (5.28%) Korn
13 32 (4.23%) PHP
14 26 (3.43%) T-SQL
15 24 (3.17%) Jython
16 19 (2.51%) VBScript
17 17 (2.25%) C#
18 15 (1.98%) Scala
19 11 (1.45%) C-shell
19 11 (1.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 49 (6.47%) Degree
2 36 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.66%) RHCE
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.40%) OCP
8 2 (0.26%) CEH
8 2 (0.26%) GWAPT
8 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.26%) CISM
8 2 (0.26%) ISEB
8 2 (0.26%) CISSP
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.13%) MCSE
9 1 (0.13%) CCNA
9 1 (0.13%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.13%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.32%) QA
2 24 (3.17%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.19%) SLA
4 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) COREP
4 2 (0.26%) FINREP
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 56 (7.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 48 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (4.49%) Oracle RAC
4 28 (3.70%) Active Directory
5 19 (2.51%) XenServer
6 16 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (1.19%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.79%) RHEV
9 5 (0.66%) UAG
9 5 (0.66%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.53%) NFS
10 4 (0.53%) Nmap
10 4 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.53%) vSphere
10 4 (0.53%) KVM
11 3 (0.40%) HDFS
11 3 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.40%) Varnish
11 3 (0.40%) Firmware
12 2 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 66 (8.72%) Puppet
2 41 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (4.23%) Control-M
4 29 (3.83%) Tivoli
4 29 (3.83%) Data Guard
5 22 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 17 (2.25%) Nagios
7 16 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
8 15 (1.98%) SCOM
8 15 (1.98%) NetBackup
9 14 (1.85%) ZABBIX
10 10 (1.32%) Vagrant
11 7 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (0.92%) MIMEsweeper
11 7 (0.92%) SCCM
11 7 (0.92%) MOM
11 7 (0.92%) BMC PATROL
12 6 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.79%) YUM
Vendors
1 344 (45.44%) Oracle
2 101 (13.34%) Red Hat
3 79 (10.44%) Microsoft
4 74 (9.78%) Sybase
5 66 (8.72%) VMware
6 42 (5.55%) IBM
7 33 (4.36%) Citrix
8 29 (3.83%) HP
9 22 (2.91%) Veritas
10 21 (2.77%) Informatica
11 19 (2.51%) Teradata
11 19 (2.51%) LANDesk
12 18 (2.38%) Netezza
12 18 (2.38%) NetApp
13 17 (2.25%) EMC
14 16 (2.11%) Adobe
15 15 (1.98%) Symantec
16 14 (1.85%) Ab Initio
16 14 (1.85%) Cisco
16 14 (1.85%) Business Objects
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