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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 128 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 20 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.85% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 2.48% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 6
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £140 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £335 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £140.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.86%
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
1120 968 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.05% 34.16% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 548 396
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.06 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +44.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £15.25 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £140.00 £50.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 March 2015.

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 March 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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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
Manchester -10 10 £401 +23.23% 5
Cheshire -9 5 £458 +205.00% 4
Merseyside - - - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 28 (65.12%) Oracle
2 25 (58.14%) UNIX
3 24 (55.81%) Linux
4 19 (44.19%) Windows
5 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) Finance
6 13 (30.23%) Java
7 12 (27.91%) IIS
7 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
8 11 (25.58%) ITIL
8 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
9 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (18.60%) CA Single Sign-On
10 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
10 8 (18.60%) LDAP
10 8 (18.60%) Web Services
10 8 (18.60%) Banking
11 7 (16.28%) WebSphere
11 7 (16.28%) AIX
11 7 (16.28%) SOA
11 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
11 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
12 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.95%) Sun
12 6 (13.95%) SLA
12 6 (13.95%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 12 (27.91%) IIS
2 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
3 7 (16.28%) WebSphere
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (9.30%) JBoss
5 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
5 4 (9.30%) iPlanet
6 3 (6.98%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (6.98%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 1 (2.33%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (9.30%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) LDAP
2 3 (6.98%) NAS
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) Network Security
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Discoverer
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) SQLPlus
4 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.33%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.33%) DataStage
5 1 (2.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
2 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.98%) Ant
3 2 (4.65%) ProC
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.33%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Administrator
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (9.30%) AIX Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) TIBCO Specialist
4 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) TIBCO Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (2.33%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) Rendezvous
3 2 (4.65%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.65%) HACMP
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) LPAR
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.33%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) UNIX
2 24 (55.81%) Linux
3 19 (44.19%) Windows
4 7 (16.28%) AIX
4 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) HPUX
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.65%) VMS
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (16.28%) SOA
3 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (13.95%) CRM
4 6 (13.95%) Workflow
4 6 (13.95%) Scrum
4 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.63%) Process Improvement
5 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
6 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.98%) OO
7 2 (4.65%) RAD
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 13 (30.23%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
4 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) Python
6 3 (6.98%) Korn
6 3 (6.98%) Perl
6 3 (6.98%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) C-shell
7 2 (4.65%) VBScript
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) Terminal Services
2 2 (4.65%) GPFS
3 1 (2.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (6.98%) TIBCO Hawk
2 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (6.98%) Puppet
3 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.33%) WSUS
4 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.95%) Sun
4 5 (11.63%) HP
4 5 (11.63%) Informatica
5 4 (9.30%) Cyber-Ark
5 4 (9.30%) TIBCO
6 3 (6.98%) IBM
6 3 (6.98%) CA
7 2 (4.65%) NetApp
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.65%) VMware
8 1 (2.33%) Splunk
8 1 (2.33%) EMC
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