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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 95 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 11 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.56% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 1.70% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 10
Median daily rate £394 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £354 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
639 528 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.56% 32.73% 35.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 349 277
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 £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 16
Median hourly rate £28.50 £25.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% +37.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) Unix
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle
4 15 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
5 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) IBM
7 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
8 8 (26.67%) Puppet
8 8 (26.67%) SSL
9 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
9 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (23.33%) Python
9 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.00%) SOA
10 6 (20.00%) Apache
10 6 (20.00%) AIX
10 6 (20.00%) Middleware
10 6 (20.00%) Solaris
10 6 (20.00%) Data Guard
10 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (16.67%) DevOps
11 5 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (16.67%) Database Tuning

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 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
1 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
2 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (20.00%) Apache
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (10.00%) JBoss
5 3 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.67%) GlassFish
6 2 (6.67%) Liferay
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (6.67%) SAS
6 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (3.33%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) SSL
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 4 (13.33%) SMTP
3 3 (10.00%) MRTG
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 2 (6.67%) IMAP
4 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.67%) SNMP
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) FTP
5 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) GitLab
3 2 (6.67%) Introscope
3 2 (6.67%) MSI
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Administrator
2 7 (23.33%) DBA
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared DBA
5 3 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) J2EE Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Middleware
2 5 (16.67%) J2EE
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) JDBC
6 1 (3.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) LPAR
2 2 (6.67%) Wiki
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) Unix
3 15 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) AIX
4 6 (20.00%) Solaris
5 5 (16.67%) SUSE
6 4 (13.33%) CentOS
6 4 (13.33%) HPUX
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (13.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (10.00%) Debian
7 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.67%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (20.00%) SOA
2 5 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 5 (16.67%) DevOps
2 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Coaching
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Fraud Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) RUP
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Python
2 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) Korn
3 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C
4 3 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) OCP
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) Firmware
3 3 (10.00%) KVM
4 2 (6.67%) Dovecot
4 2 (6.67%) iptables
4 2 (6.67%) Sendmail
4 2 (6.67%) Squid
5 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (10.00%) Cacti
3 3 (10.00%) Nagios
3 3 (10.00%) OpenNebula
3 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.67%) CA Wily
4 2 (6.67%) HAProxy
4 2 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (6.67%) nmon
4 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) IBM
3 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Actimize
5 2 (6.67%) CA
5 2 (6.67%) Endeca
5 2 (6.67%) HP