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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 108 65 84
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +19
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 29 68 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 2.47% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% 7.33% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 31
Average daily rate
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£356 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £226 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.30 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+17.16% -31.91%
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
1128 928 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 35.20% 33.71% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 508 621
Average daily rate £338 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 41
Average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% -2.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.44 £15.24 £15.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.57 £53.40
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 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 27 November 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 27 November 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
Cheshire -24 12 £313 +4.16% 2
Merseyside -3 4 £425 -10.52%
Manchester -16 4 £300 - 5
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 35 (50.00%) SQL
2 34 (48.57%) PL/SQL
2 34 (48.57%) UNIX
3 33 (47.14%) Oracle
4 30 (42.86%) Linux
5 23 (32.86%) Red Hat
6 22 (31.43%) Migration
7 20 (28.57%) Java
7 20 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
8 18 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (25.71%) Perl
8 18 (25.71%) Python
9 17 (24.29%) Finance
9 17 (24.29%) SC Cleared
10 15 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (21.43%) Oracle Database
10 15 (21.43%) ETL
10 15 (21.43%) Informatica
11 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (20.00%) Dell
11 14 (20.00%) Software AG
11 14 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 14 (20.00%) VBA
11 14 (20.00%) SAP
11 14 (20.00%) webMethods
11 14 (20.00%) SaaS
12 13 (18.57%) ResourceLink
12 13 (18.57%) SuccessFactors

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 9 (12.86%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.57%) Apache
3 5 (7.14%) IIS
4 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.29%) JBoss
6 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.86%) CMS
6 2 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.43%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (18.57%) ResourceLink
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.43%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.00%) SaaS
2 13 (18.57%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) NAS
3 1 (1.43%) SNMP
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 13 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (18.57%) PowerCenter
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.86%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.43%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) ERwin
2 6 (8.57%) Rational Rose
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.86%) Introscope
5 1 (1.43%) JIRA
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.43%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.71%) Retail
5 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Administrator
2 15 (21.43%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (14.29%) Architect
4 8 (11.43%) AIX Administrator
5 7 (10.00%) Integration Architect
5 7 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) HPUX Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) HPUX Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (4.29%) UNIX Administrator
9 3 (4.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (7.14%) Middleware
3 3 (4.29%) XML
4 2 (2.86%) EJB
4 2 (2.86%) JDBC
4 2 (2.86%) J2EE
4 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 2 (2.86%) JSON
4 2 (2.86%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.43%) Velocity
5 1 (1.43%) Java EE
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Data Integration
3 5 (7.14%) HACMP
4 4 (5.71%) LPAR
5 3 (4.29%) DLPAR
6 2 (2.86%) Wiki
7 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (48.57%) UNIX
2 30 (42.86%) Linux
3 20 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (14.29%) Windows
5 8 (11.43%) AIX
6 7 (10.00%) HPUX
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.86%) SUSE
9 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.43%) VMS
10 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Migration
2 18 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (21.43%) ETL
4 14 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (17.14%) Physical Data Model
6 11 (15.71%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (11.43%) EAI
7 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.43%) Data Architecture
8 6 (8.57%) Change Management
9 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.14%) CRM
10 4 (5.71%) Workflow
11 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.29%) Coaching
11 3 (4.29%) Performance Improvement
11 3 (4.29%) Wealth Management
11 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) SQL
2 34 (48.57%) PL/SQL
3 20 (28.57%) Java
4 18 (25.71%) Perl
4 18 (25.71%) Python
5 14 (20.00%) VBA
6 2 (2.86%) Ruby
6 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.43%) C#
7 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (24.29%) SC Cleared
3 12 (17.14%) Degree
4 6 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Firmware
2 6 (8.57%) VMware ESX
2 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.29%) RHEV
5 2 (2.86%) GPFS
6 1 (1.43%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.86%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) WSUS
3 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (47.14%) Oracle
2 23 (32.86%) Red Hat
3 15 (21.43%) Informatica
4 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.00%) Dell
4 14 (20.00%) Software AG
4 14 (20.00%) SAP
4 14 (20.00%) webMethods
5 13 (18.57%) CA
6 9 (12.86%) HP
7 8 (11.43%) VMware
7 8 (11.43%) Cyber-Ark
8 6 (8.57%) IBM
9 5 (7.14%) Sybase
10 4 (5.71%) EMC
11 3 (4.29%) NetApp
12 2 (2.86%) Siebel
12 2 (2.86%) FatWire
12 2 (2.86%) Brocade
12 2 (2.86%) Splunk
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