The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 63 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.57% 0.51% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 1.69% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £338 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +6.53%
Shell Script
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
267 236 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 37.77% 30.03% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 122 139
Average daily rate £365 £341 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -14.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £16.00 £15.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (91.67%) Unix
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 13 (54.17%) HACMP
4 12 (50.00%) JCL
5 11 (45.83%) Change Management
5 11 (45.83%) IBM
6 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 10 (41.67%) Mainframe
6 10 (41.67%) Tivoli
6 10 (41.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 10 (41.67%) ChangeMan
6 10 (41.67%) iSeries
6 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (37.50%) Oracle
7 9 (37.50%) FTP
8 8 (33.33%) REXX
8 8 (33.33%) DB2
8 8 (33.33%) AS400
8 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
8 8 (33.33%) ISPF
9 7 (29.17%) Retail
9 7 (29.17%) PowerCenter
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (25.00%) SAS
11 5 (20.83%) SLA
11 5 (20.83%) Informatica
11 5 (20.83%) AIX
11 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (20.83%) Migration

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) FTP
2 3 (12.50%) Broadband
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) DB2
2 7 (29.17%) PowerCenter
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.33%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (8.33%) OLTP
7 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) ChangeMan
2 1 (4.17%) Introscope
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) SAS Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Operational Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) ISPF
2 4 (16.67%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) HACMP
2 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (41.67%) iSeries
2 10 (41.67%) Mainframe
3 8 (33.33%) AS400
4 5 (20.83%) Clustering
4 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
5 3 (12.50%) LPAR
5 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Unix
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) AIX
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) VMS
6 2 (8.33%) MVS
6 2 (8.33%) Solaris
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Change Management
2 5 (20.83%) Analytics
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Data Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) JCL
2 8 (33.33%) REXX
3 4 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) AWK
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) sed
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 8 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
3 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (12.50%) Veritas File System
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.33%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) CA Wily
2 1 (4.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) IBM
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) Informatica
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 3 (12.50%) EMC
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) Symantec
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas
6 2 (8.33%) Intel
6 2 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) CA