The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 26 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.71% 0.39% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.43% 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -37.44%
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 89 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.17% 34.77% 39.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 33
Average daily rate £325 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £23.00 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Liverpool +1 6 £450 -5.26% 2
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) HPUX
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Firmware
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) Siebel
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (28.57%) Informatica
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Siebel EIM
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (28.57%) Siebel EIM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) HPUX Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) HPUX Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) HPUX
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
2 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Siebel
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) SAP