The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 89 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 20 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.08% 0.85% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 2.73% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
Median daily rate £451 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +23.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £35.85
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -27.47%
Shell Script
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
557 513 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.21% 31.15% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 307 296
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -49.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £14.85 £16.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the Manchester region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Manchester region.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 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
Salford - 1 £425 -
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 38 (90.48%) Linux
2 34 (80.95%) Unix
3 27 (64.29%) Oracle
4 22 (52.38%) Windows
5 20 (47.62%) Puppet
6 17 (40.48%) Python
7 16 (38.10%) Bash Shell
8 15 (35.71%) DevOps
8 15 (35.71%) WebLogic
8 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (30.95%) DNS
9 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (28.57%) IBM
10 12 (28.57%) Solaris
10 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
11 11 (26.19%) AIX
11 11 (26.19%) SMTP
11 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (23.81%) Cobbler
12 10 (23.81%) OpenStack
12 10 (23.81%) Web Services
12 10 (23.81%) SSL
12 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
12 10 (23.81%) Ruby
12 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (19.05%) IBM Integration Bus
13 8 (19.05%) Scrum
13 8 (19.05%) Middleware
13 8 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (19.05%) SNMP

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 15 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 10 (23.81%) OpenStack
4 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (14.29%) CloudStack
6 5 (11.90%) Apache
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (7.14%) SAS
8 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) DNS
2 11 (26.19%) SMTP
3 10 (23.81%) SSL
4 8 (19.05%) SNMP
4 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.52%) MRTG
6 3 (7.14%) DHCP
6 3 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (7.14%) HTTP
6 3 (7.14%) IMAP
6 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.14%) LDAP
7 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) DB2
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) GitLab
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) MSI
3 1 (2.38%) Gradle
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) DBA
3 6 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (11.90%) Middleware Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Security Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Unix Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Unix Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Web Services
2 8 (19.05%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (19.05%) Middleware
2 8 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Wiki
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Linux
2 34 (80.95%) Unix
3 22 (52.38%) Windows
4 12 (28.57%) Solaris
5 11 (26.19%) AIX
6 4 (9.52%) CentOS
6 4 (9.52%) Debian
6 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
7 3 (7.14%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.76%) HPUX
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (4.76%) SUSE
8 2 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (35.71%) DevOps
2 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
2 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (19.05%) RUP
3 8 (19.05%) Scrum
3 8 (19.05%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (14.29%) DSDM
4 6 (14.29%) Open Source
5 5 (11.90%) Database Tuning
5 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.52%) SOA
7 3 (7.14%) High Availability
8 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.76%) Fraud Modelling
8 2 (4.76%) Kernel Tuning
8 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Python
2 16 (38.10%) Bash Shell
3 10 (23.81%) Ruby
4 7 (16.67%) Perl
4 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) PHP
6 5 (11.90%) Korn
7 4 (9.52%) C
7 4 (9.52%) C++
7 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.14%) Java
8 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.38%) OCP
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (14.29%) vSphere
2 6 (14.29%) Xen
2 6 (14.29%) XenServer
3 4 (9.52%) KVM
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.14%) Dovecot
4 3 (7.14%) iptables
4 3 (7.14%) Sendmail
4 3 (7.14%) Squid
5 2 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Docker
6 1 (2.38%) Firmware
6 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 20 (47.62%) Puppet
2 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (23.81%) Cobbler
4 7 (16.67%) Tivoli
5 5 (11.90%) Data Guard
6 4 (9.52%) Cacti
6 4 (9.52%) Nagios
6 4 (9.52%) OpenNebula
7 3 (7.14%) HAProxy
8 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
8 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (4.76%) yum
9 1 (2.38%) Ansible
9 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Oracle
2 12 (28.57%) IBM
3 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.29%) EnterpriseDB
5 4 (9.52%) VMware
6 2 (4.76%) Actimize
6 2 (4.76%) Veritas