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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 114 126 87
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -39
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 41 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.12% 0.76% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.06% 2.53% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 26
Median daily rate £420 £475 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +42.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £361 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £515 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
1338 1144 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 36.70% 29.82% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 731 543
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £26.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.75 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Lancashire -5 16 £425 -10.52% 2
Manchester -8 11 £394 +8.75% 6
Cheshire +14 9 £388 -40.38%
Merseyside -3 3 £400 - 3
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 63 (70.79%) Linux
2 59 (66.29%) Oracle
3 43 (48.31%) Bash Shell
4 38 (42.70%) Oracle Database
5 36 (40.45%) C
5 36 (40.45%) Unix
6 35 (39.33%) Java
7 34 (38.20%) Clustering
8 31 (34.83%) Micro Focus
8 31 (34.83%) COBOL
8 31 (34.83%) Tuxedo
9 29 (32.58%) RDBMS
9 29 (32.58%) Relational Database
10 27 (30.34%) Windows
11 18 (20.22%) Finance
12 13 (14.61%) Change Management
12 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
13 12 (13.48%) Tivoli
13 12 (13.48%) SSL
13 12 (13.48%) Python
13 12 (13.48%) Puppet
13 12 (13.48%) WebSphere
13 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
14 11 (12.36%) IBM
14 11 (12.36%) WebLogic
15 10 (11.24%) Apache
15 10 (11.24%) Middleware
15 10 (11.24%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (11.24%) Banking
16 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development

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 31 (34.83%) Tuxedo
2 12 (13.48%) WebSphere
3 11 (12.36%) WebLogic
4 10 (11.24%) Apache
5 8 (8.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (6.74%) IIS
6 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
7 5 (5.62%) OpenStack
7 5 (5.62%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (4.49%) JBoss
9 3 (3.37%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (3.37%) SAS
10 2 (2.25%) GlassFish
10 2 (2.25%) Liferay
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.25%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.12%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) SSL
2 7 (7.87%) DNS
3 6 (6.74%) HTTP
4 5 (5.62%) HTTPS
4 5 (5.62%) SMTP
5 4 (4.49%) DHCP
5 4 (4.49%) MRTG
6 3 (3.37%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.37%) IMAP
6 3 (3.37%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.25%) Firewall
7 2 (2.25%) LDAP
7 2 (2.25%) SNMP
8 1 (1.12%) FTP
8 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (42.70%) Oracle Database
2 29 (32.58%) RDBMS
2 29 (32.58%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (3.37%) DB2
6 3 (3.37%) PowerCenter
6 3 (3.37%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (1.12%) MySQL
7 1 (1.12%) OpenStack Swift
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.62%) GitLab
2 5 (5.62%) MSI
3 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 2 (2.25%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.25%) Introscope
4 2 (2.25%) Subversion
5 1 (1.12%) Ant
General
1 18 (20.22%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Law
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (43.82%) Developer
2 12 (13.48%) Administrator
3 10 (11.24%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Consultant
5 7 (7.87%) DBA
5 7 (7.87%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared DBA
8 4 (4.49%) Unix Administrator
9 3 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.37%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) Middleware
2 5 (5.62%) J2EE
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (3.37%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.25%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (2.25%) Web Services
6 1 (1.12%) CSS
6 1 (1.12%) HTML
6 1 (1.12%) JDBC
6 1 (1.12%) JMS
6 1 (1.12%) JSON
6 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (38.20%) Clustering
2 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.74%) Wiki
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.25%) LPAR
4 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (70.79%) Linux
2 36 (40.45%) Unix
3 27 (30.34%) Windows
4 9 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.99%) AIX
6 7 (7.87%) CentOS
6 7 (7.87%) Solaris
6 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
7 5 (5.62%) SUSE
8 4 (4.49%) Debian
8 4 (4.49%) HPUX
8 4 (4.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.61%) Change Management
2 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (10.11%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (8.99%) Problem Management
3 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (7.87%) Database Tuning
5 6 (6.74%) ITIL
5 6 (6.74%) Open Source
5 6 (6.74%) SOA
5 6 (6.74%) Supplier Management
5 6 (6.74%) TDD
6 5 (5.62%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.62%) Data Modelling
6 5 (5.62%) DevOps
6 5 (5.62%) ETL
6 5 (5.62%) Migration
6 5 (5.62%) Security Architecture
6 5 (5.62%) Security Operations
7 4 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.49%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.31%) Bash Shell
2 36 (40.45%) C
3 35 (39.33%) Java
4 31 (34.83%) COBOL
5 12 (13.48%) Python
6 9 (10.11%) Perl
6 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL
7 8 (8.99%) SQL
8 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.62%) Korn
9 5 (5.62%) PHP
10 4 (4.49%) C++
11 2 (2.25%) Jython
12 1 (1.12%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.11%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.74%) MCSE
5 5 (5.62%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.12%) GCFA
6 1 (1.12%) GCFE
6 1 (1.12%) GIAC
6 1 (1.12%) GREM
6 1 (1.12%) OCP
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.12%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.74%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (5.62%) iptables
5 4 (4.49%) KVM
6 3 (3.37%) Dovecot
6 3 (3.37%) Firmware
6 3 (3.37%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.37%) Squid
7 2 (2.25%) NFS
7 2 (2.25%) Samba
8 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (1.12%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) Puppet
1 12 (13.48%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.74%) Data Guard
2 6 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.62%) yum
4 4 (4.49%) Cacti
4 4 (4.49%) Nagios
4 4 (4.49%) OpenNebula
5 3 (3.37%) CA Wily
5 3 (3.37%) HAProxy
5 3 (3.37%) TADDM
6 2 (2.25%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.25%) nmon
7 1 (1.12%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.12%) Legato
7 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 59 (66.29%) Oracle
2 31 (34.83%) Micro Focus
3 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
4 11 (12.36%) IBM
5 7 (7.87%) VMware
6 5 (5.62%) Informatica
6 5 (5.62%) Siebel
7 3 (3.37%) CA
7 3 (3.37%) HP
7 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.25%) Actimize
8 2 (2.25%) Endeca
9 1 (1.12%) Dell
9 1 (1.12%) EMC
9 1 (1.12%) Sun
9 1 (1.12%) Veritas
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