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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 118 129 110
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 48 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.19% 0.82% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.48% 2.54% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 12
Median daily rate £450 £365 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +14.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £330 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £140.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -32.02%
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
1380 1261 1002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.22% 32.24% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 795 565
Median daily rate £375 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £536 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 34
Median hourly rate £35.50 £37.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £140.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 19 £451 +9.32% 4
Lancashire +14 15 £303 -13.44% 3
Cheshire -15 8 £275 -16.66% 2
Merseyside +6 5 £450 -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 67 (79.76%) Linux
2 57 (67.86%) Oracle
3 54 (64.29%) Unix
4 34 (40.48%) Bash Shell
5 33 (39.29%) Windows
6 27 (32.14%) Java
7 22 (26.19%) C
7 22 (26.19%) Puppet
7 22 (26.19%) Oracle Database
8 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (22.62%) Python
9 19 (22.62%) Clustering
10 18 (21.43%) WebLogic
11 16 (19.05%) COBOL
11 16 (19.05%) AIX
11 16 (19.05%) Tuxedo
11 16 (19.05%) IBM
11 16 (19.05%) Micro Focus
11 16 (19.05%) Red Hat
11 16 (19.05%) WebSphere
12 15 (17.86%) DevOps
12 15 (17.86%) SSL
12 15 (17.86%) Perl
13 14 (16.67%) RDBMS
13 14 (16.67%) DNS
13 14 (16.67%) Tivoli
13 14 (16.67%) Finance
13 14 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 14 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 16 (19.05%) Tuxedo
2 16 (19.05%) WebSphere
3 12 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 12 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (11.90%) Apache
5 6 (7.14%) CloudStack
5 6 (7.14%) IIS
6 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.76%) Apache Pig
7 4 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (4.76%) iPlanet
7 4 (4.76%) JBoss
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) SSL
2 14 (16.67%) DNS
3 12 (14.29%) SMTP
4 8 (9.52%) HTTP
4 8 (9.52%) SNMP
4 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.33%) Internet
6 5 (5.95%) MRTG
7 4 (4.76%) DHCP
7 4 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (4.76%) IMAP
7 4 (4.76%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.57%) LDAP
9 2 (2.38%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.19%) FTP
10 1 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.19%) Oracle Database
2 14 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 14 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
4 8 (9.52%) DB2
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.76%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.76%) Big Data
6 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (4.76%) Siebel EIM
7 3 (3.57%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.19%) OpenStack Swift
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.10%) Subversion
3 7 (8.33%) JIRA
4 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.76%) Bugzilla
5 4 (4.76%) Hudson
5 4 (4.76%) Introscope
6 2 (2.38%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.38%) GitLab
6 2 (2.38%) MSI
7 1 (1.19%) Gradle
7 1 (1.19%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.19%) Maven
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Law
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Analyst
3 9 (10.71%) Consultant
3 9 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Administrator
5 5 (5.95%) Applications Support
5 5 (5.95%) DBA
5 5 (5.95%) Middleware Analyst
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (5.95%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (4.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 4 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) Middleware
2 10 (11.90%) Web Services
3 8 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (5.95%) HTML
5 4 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.76%) HTML5
5 4 (4.76%) Spring
5 4 (4.76%) Struts
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.38%) XML
7 1 (1.19%) CSS
7 1 (1.19%) JSON
7 1 (1.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Clustering
2 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.10%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.57%) Wiki
5 2 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.19%) HACMP
6 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 67 (79.76%) Linux
2 54 (64.29%) Unix
3 33 (39.29%) Windows
4 16 (19.05%) AIX
5 13 (15.48%) Solaris
6 11 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.95%) CentOS
8 5 (5.95%) Debian
8 5 (5.95%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.76%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.38%) HPUX
10 2 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.38%) SUSE
10 2 (2.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.86%) DevOps
3 12 (14.29%) Change Management
4 10 (11.90%) Configuration Management
4 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.52%) Open Source
5 8 (9.52%) RUP
5 8 (9.52%) Scrum
5 8 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (8.33%) Migration
6 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.14%) Database Tuning
7 6 (7.14%) DSDM
7 6 (7.14%) ITIL
7 6 (7.14%) Supplier Management
8 5 (5.95%) Data Migration
8 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.95%) ETL
8 5 (5.95%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.48%) Bash Shell
2 27 (32.14%) Java
3 22 (26.19%) C
4 19 (22.62%) Python
5 16 (19.05%) COBOL
6 15 (17.86%) Perl
7 13 (15.48%) SQL
8 11 (13.10%) Korn
8 11 (13.10%) Ruby
9 8 (9.52%) PHP
9 8 (9.52%) PL/SQL
10 5 (5.95%) C++
10 5 (5.95%) Jython
11 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.14%) MCSE
3 4 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.38%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.19%) GCFA
5 1 (1.19%) GCFE
5 1 (1.19%) GIAC
5 1 (1.19%) GREM
5 1 (1.19%) OCP
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.19%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (7.14%) vSphere
1 6 (7.14%) Xen
1 6 (7.14%) XenServer
2 5 (5.95%) KVM
3 4 (4.76%) Dovecot
3 4 (4.76%) HDFS
3 4 (4.76%) iptables
3 4 (4.76%) Sendmail
3 4 (4.76%) Squid
4 3 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.19%) Docker
5 1 (1.19%) Firmware
5 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.19%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 22 (26.19%) Puppet
2 14 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 10 (11.90%) Cobbler
4 5 (5.95%) Cacti
4 5 (5.95%) Nagios
4 5 (5.95%) OpenNebula
5 4 (4.76%) CA Wily
5 4 (4.76%) Data Guard
5 4 (4.76%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (2.38%) yum
7 1 (1.19%) Ansible
7 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.19%) TADDM
7 1 (1.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (67.86%) Oracle
2 16 (19.05%) IBM
2 16 (19.05%) Micro Focus
2 16 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.14%) EnterpriseDB
3 6 (7.14%) VMware
4 5 (5.95%) Informatica
4 5 (5.95%) Siebel
5 4 (4.76%) CA
5 4 (4.76%) Sun
6 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.57%) Veritas
7 2 (2.38%) Actimize
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