The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 19 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.36% - 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.20% - 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.75% -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -12.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 40 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 32.89% 19.51% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 12
Average daily rate £365 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Informatica
4 3 (42.86%) Pega
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Sybase
6 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Netezza

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) PowerCenter
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) OBIEE Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Pega
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
3 1 (14.29%) Netezza
3 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase