The first table below looks at the demand for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Milton Keynes 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 61 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 9 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.04% 0.19% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% 0.72% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate £356 £220 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.93% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £220 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -
Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
253 139 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.25% 26.33% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 88 104
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £15.97 £38.50 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.51% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Shell Script
Buckinghamshire

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) AIX
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) EMC
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) HACMP
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) Clustering
6 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) sed
7 2 (18.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (18.18%) AWK

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Perl Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Data Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Environment Manager
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) HACMP
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
1 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) sed
3 2 (18.18%) AWK
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (9.09%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
3 2 (18.18%) Teradata
3 2 (18.18%) Cognos
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) PlateSpin
4 1 (9.09%) hybris