The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 69 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 12 26 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.96% 2.28% 3.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 6.65% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £308 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.56% +19.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £207 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £358 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.64% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
452 391 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 36.22% 34.30% 42.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 220 296
Average daily rate £325 £311 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 43
Average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.61 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Shell Script
North West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Bolton - - - -
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 18 (90.00%) UNIX
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (40.00%) Change Management
4 7 (35.00%) AIX
4 7 (35.00%) Perl
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) Banking
5 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (25.00%) Regular Expression
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) IBM
6 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 4 (20.00%) SAN
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Splunk
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (15.00%) Data Management
7 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (15.00%) DLPAR
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) High Availability
7 3 (15.00%) RHEV
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (15.00%) Analytics
7 3 (15.00%) WebLogic

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) AIX Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (10.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Support
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) DLPAR
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
1 3 (15.00%) HACMP
2 2 (10.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) UNIX
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) AIX
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Change Management
2 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) High Availability
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) RHEV
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) Legato
2 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) EMC
3 4 (20.00%) Splunk
4 3 (15.00%) Sybase
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) VMware