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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 65 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.85% 1.20% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 3.77% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£319 £394 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +78.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
269 239 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.65% 31.91% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 150 52
Average daily rate £341 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.68% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £261 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 15
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

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 6 March 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Informatica
2 4 (44.44%) PowerCenter
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (33.33%) SAP XI
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Control-M
3 3 (33.33%) SAS
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) ProC
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) PowerCenter
2 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) ProC
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (11.11%) Toad
3 1 (11.11%) PVCS
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SAP XI
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) BBC
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) AWK
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Control-M
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Informatica
2 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy