The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 50 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 17 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.60% 0.85% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.69% 3.06% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
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£329 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.22% -
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
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
299 98 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 45.72% 27.84% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 42 66
Average daily rate £350 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £397 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 8
Average hourly rate £14.13 £32.50 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.53% +95.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £14.00 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 the North East

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the North East region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 15 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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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
Tyne and Wear -19 14 £329 -9.22%
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 16 (72.73%) SQL
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 15 (68.18%) UNIX
3 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
4 9 (40.91%) Performance Testing
4 9 (40.91%) C
4 9 (40.91%) VB
4 9 (40.91%) Tuxedo
4 9 (40.91%) VB6
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Web Services
7 5 (22.73%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) DNS
8 4 (18.18%) DHCP
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) Veritas
8 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
8 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 3 (13.64%) NAS
9 3 (13.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (13.64%) Veritas File System
9 3 (13.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) XML
9 3 (13.64%) Solaris
9 3 (13.64%) SAN
9 3 (13.64%) LDAP
10 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 9 (40.91%) Tuxedo
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) AquaLogic
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) LDAP
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) IDOL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Architect
1 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
3 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
3 1 (4.55%) Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) WF
4 1 (4.55%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) UNIX
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Performance Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) SOA
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 9 (40.91%) C
3 9 (40.91%) VB
3 9 (40.91%) VB6
4 2 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas File System
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Veritas
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Sun
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) VMware