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 27 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 69 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 19 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.83% 1.16% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.43% 2.64% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £110 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -69.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £35.61 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.12% +1.75%
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
350 265 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.75% 44.09% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 171 42
Average daily rate £425 £329 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.15% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -53.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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
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 27 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 19 £275 +150.00%
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 30 (85.71%) Linux
3 27 (77.14%) Java
4 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
5 23 (65.71%) Problem Management
6 21 (60.00%) Informatica
7 19 (54.29%) Oracle
8 18 (51.43%) J2EE
8 18 (51.43%) Web Services
8 18 (51.43%) ITIL
9 17 (48.57%) Ant
9 17 (48.57%) WebLogic
9 17 (48.57%) SOAP
9 17 (48.57%) HP
9 17 (48.57%) Service Management
9 17 (48.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
10 16 (45.71%) SLA
11 14 (40.00%) LDAP
11 14 (40.00%) Windows
12 13 (37.14%) Clustering
13 12 (34.29%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (34.29%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (31.43%) UNIX
14 11 (31.43%) Perl
14 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
14 11 (31.43%) CA
14 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
14 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
14 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 17 (48.57%) WebLogic
2 10 (28.57%) AquaLogic
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Zope
3 1 (2.86%) Plone
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) LDAP
2 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
4 3 (8.57%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
1 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Informatica Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Support
5 3 (8.57%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Informatica Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Development Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) J2EE
1 18 (51.43%) Web Services
2 17 (48.57%) SOAP
3 10 (28.57%) JMS
3 10 (28.57%) Middleware
3 10 (28.57%) JNDI
3 10 (28.57%) JDBC
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Clustering
2 8 (22.86%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (22.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) UNIX
3 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (22.86%) AIX
4 8 (22.86%) Solaris
4 8 (22.86%) zOS
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Problem Management
2 18 (51.43%) ITIL
3 17 (48.57%) Service Management
4 12 (34.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (28.57%) High Availability
5 10 (28.57%) SOA
6 6 (17.14%) Quality Management
6 6 (17.14%) Change Management
6 6 (17.14%) Change Control
6 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
7 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (8.57%) ETL
9 2 (5.71%) Validation
9 2 (5.71%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 27 (77.14%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
4 11 (31.43%) Perl
4 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
5 10 (28.57%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (45.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) qmail
3 1 (2.86%) Postfix
3 1 (2.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 5 (14.29%) OpenView
3 2 (5.71%) MOM
3 2 (5.71%) SCOM
3 2 (5.71%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.86%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) systemd
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Informatica
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle
3 17 (48.57%) HP
4 11 (31.43%) CA
4 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
5 7 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft