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 26 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 94 95 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 11 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.39% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 1.20% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Median daily rate £425 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £353 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £35.61
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.55%
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
704 582 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 38.03% 32.42% 35.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 359 303
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 £288 £257 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 14
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) Unix
3 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
5 9 (32.14%) Puppet
5 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
5 9 (32.14%) WebLogic
6 8 (28.57%) Python
6 8 (28.57%) SSL
6 8 (28.57%) IBM
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (25.00%) Apache
7 7 (25.00%) Data Guard
8 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
8 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (21.43%) DevOps
8 6 (21.43%) Solaris
8 6 (21.43%) SOA
8 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS

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 9 (32.14%) WebLogic
1 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
2 7 (25.00%) Apache
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (10.71%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (10.71%) JBoss
4 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
4 3 (10.71%) SAS
4 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
5 2 (7.14%) GlassFish
5 2 (7.14%) Liferay
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (3.57%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SSL
2 5 (17.86%) HTTP
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (10.71%) HTTPS
3 3 (10.71%) IMAP
3 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
3 3 (10.71%) MRTG
3 3 (10.71%) SMTP
4 2 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.57%) DB2
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
5 1 (3.57%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) MSI
3 2 (7.14%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) GitLab
3 2 (7.14%) Introscope
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) DBA
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (25.00%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) J2EE Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) J2EE
2 4 (14.29%) Middleware
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.57%) JDBC
3 1 (3.57%) JMS
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Wiki
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) LPAR
4 1 (3.57%) BBC
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Unix
3 11 (39.29%) Windows
4 6 (21.43%) Solaris
5 5 (17.86%) AIX
5 5 (17.86%) HPUX
5 5 (17.86%) SUSE
6 4 (14.29%) CentOS
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (10.71%) Debian
7 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (21.43%) SOA
3 5 (17.86%) Database Tuning
3 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Open Source
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Fraud Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) High Availability
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
6 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.86%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 4 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (14.29%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) C
5 3 (10.71%) Korn
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) OCP
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (17.86%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Dovecot
3 3 (10.71%) Firmware
3 3 (10.71%) iptables
3 3 (10.71%) KVM
3 3 (10.71%) Sendmail
3 3 (10.71%) Squid
4 1 (3.57%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Puppet
2 7 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (10.71%) Cacti
3 3 (10.71%) HAProxy
3 3 (10.71%) Nagios
3 3 (10.71%) OpenNebula
3 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.71%) yum
4 2 (7.14%) CA Wily
4 2 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (7.14%) nmon
4 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) IBM
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Actimize
5 2 (7.14%) CA
5 2 (7.14%) Endeca
5 2 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
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