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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 84 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 22 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.20% 0.50% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 1.34% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate £350 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £465 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -1.96%
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
740 524 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 40.28% 37.48% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 364 283
Average daily rate £353 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 9 6
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £19.00 £14.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Salford - 1 £425 - 1
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) Unix
3 16 (66.67%) Oracle
4 15 (62.50%) Puppet
5 12 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (50.00%) DevOps
6 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
6 11 (45.83%) Python
7 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
7 10 (41.67%) Cobbler
7 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (41.67%) Ruby
7 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (37.50%) DNS
9 8 (33.33%) Solaris
9 8 (33.33%) Web Services
10 7 (29.17%) Windows
10 7 (29.17%) AIX
10 7 (29.17%) SMTP
10 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
11 6 (25.00%) CloudStack
11 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (25.00%) vSphere
11 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 6 (25.00%) XenServer
11 6 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
11 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
11 6 (25.00%) Xen
11 6 (25.00%) Middleware
11 6 (25.00%) DSDM

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
2 6 (25.00%) CloudStack
2 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) SMTP
3 6 (25.00%) SNMP
3 6 (25.00%) SSL
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) IMAP
5 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.17%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Gradle
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Unix Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Unix Support
4 1 (4.17%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) Middleware
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) HACMP
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) Unix
3 8 (33.33%) Solaris
4 7 (29.17%) AIX
4 7 (29.17%) Windows
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (25.00%) DSDM
3 6 (25.00%) RUP
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Security Hardening
5 2 (8.33%) Server Building
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
1 11 (45.83%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) Ruby
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Korn
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) vSphere
1 6 (25.00%) Xen
1 6 (25.00%) XenServer
2 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Dovecot
3 1 (4.17%) iptables
3 1 (4.17%) KVM
3 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.17%) Squid
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) Puppet
2 12 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (41.67%) Cobbler
4 6 (25.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (4.17%) Ansible
6 1 (4.17%) Cacti
6 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
6 1 (4.17%) Nagios
6 1 (4.17%) OpenNebula
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Veritas
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
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