The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 106 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +4
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 34 65 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.05% 2.28% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.11% 6.61% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 28
Average daily rate
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£430 £293 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.75% -26.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £226 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.23 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +5.61%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1093 983 1172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 33.88% 34.43% 36.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 534 619
Average daily rate £325 £312 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 40
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £16.00 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.56 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Merseyside - 8 £450 -
Manchester -19 4 £300 - 5
Cheshire -25 4 £405 +38.22% 1
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 41 (54.67%) SQL
2 38 (50.67%) PL/SQL
3 32 (42.67%) Oracle
4 30 (40.00%) UNIX
5 29 (38.67%) Linux
6 28 (37.33%) Migration
7 24 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (30.67%) Perl
9 21 (28.00%) Java
9 21 (28.00%) Red Hat
10 20 (26.67%) Python
10 20 (26.67%) ETL
10 20 (26.67%) Informatica
11 19 (25.33%) Data Modelling
12 18 (24.00%) PowerCenter
12 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
12 18 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (22.67%) SaaS
13 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
13 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (22.67%) VBA
14 16 (21.33%) webMethods
14 16 (21.33%) SAP
14 16 (21.33%) Dell
14 16 (21.33%) Software AG
14 16 (21.33%) SC Cleared
15 15 (20.00%) ResourceLink
15 15 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
16 14 (18.67%) Oracle Database
16 14 (18.67%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 11 (14.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.00%) IIS
2 6 (8.00%) Apache
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.67%) JBoss
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.67%) Lync
5 2 (2.67%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.67%) CMS
5 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.33%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (20.00%) ResourceLink
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.67%) SaaS
2 15 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) SAN
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) DHCP
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.33%) SNMP
3 1 (1.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) PowerCenter
2 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (18.67%) Oracle Database
4 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
5 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (8.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.67%) Siebel EIM
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) ERwin
2 6 (8.00%) Rational Rose
3 2 (2.67%) Introscope
4 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 11 (14.67%) Banking
2 8 (10.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Administrator
2 14 (18.67%) Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Architect
4 10 (13.33%) Integration Architect
5 9 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.33%) AIX Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) HPUX Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) HPUX Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 3 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
11 3 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Informatica Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
12 2 (2.67%) Senior Java Developer
12 2 (2.67%) Storage Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) Informatica Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) Web Services
2 6 (8.00%) Velocity
3 5 (6.67%) Middleware
4 3 (4.00%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.67%) JSON
5 2 (2.67%) XML
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 2 (2.67%) J2EE
5 2 (2.67%) EJB
5 2 (2.67%) JDBC
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.33%) HACMP
4 3 (4.00%) LPAR
4 3 (4.00%) DLPAR
5 2 (2.67%) Replication
5 2 (2.67%) Clustering
5 2 (2.67%) Wiki
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) UNIX
2 29 (38.67%) Linux
3 18 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (16.00%) Windows
5 8 (10.67%) AIX
6 7 (9.33%) HPUX
6 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.67%) SUSE
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) Migration
2 20 (26.67%) ETL
3 19 (25.33%) Data Modelling
4 14 (18.67%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (14.67%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (10.67%) Data Architecture
7 8 (10.67%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.67%) EAI
8 7 (9.33%) Change Management
9 6 (8.00%) Workflow
9 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (5.33%) ITIL
10 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.00%) Data Management
11 3 (4.00%) Wealth Management
11 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (54.67%) SQL
2 38 (50.67%) PL/SQL
3 23 (30.67%) Perl
4 21 (28.00%) Java
5 20 (26.67%) Python
6 17 (22.67%) VBA
7 2 (2.67%) Ruby
7 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.33%) VB
8 1 (1.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (18.67%) Degree
4 6 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.33%) MCSE
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Firmware
2 8 (10.67%) VMware ESX
3 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.00%) RHEV
5 1 (1.33%) GPFS
5 1 (1.33%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.67%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) Nagios
3 1 (1.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 32 (42.67%) Oracle
2 21 (28.00%) Red Hat
3 20 (26.67%) Informatica
4 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
5 16 (21.33%) Dell
5 16 (21.33%) SAP
5 16 (21.33%) Software AG
5 16 (21.33%) webMethods
6 14 (18.67%) CA
7 11 (14.67%) HP
7 11 (14.67%) VMware
8 6 (8.00%) Cyber-Ark
8 6 (8.00%) IBM
9 5 (6.67%) Sybase
10 4 (5.33%) EMC
11 3 (4.00%) NetApp
11 3 (4.00%) Splunk
12 2 (2.67%) Brocade
12 2 (2.67%) FatWire
12 2 (2.67%) Siebel
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