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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 123 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 43 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 0.95% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 2.98% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 14
Median daily rate £450 £370 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £330 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -27.39%
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
1335 1173 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.09% 31.84% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 759 533
Median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 23
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £31.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.23 £46.09 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 31 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 31 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 -8 19 £471 +25.66% 2
Lancashire 0 10 £426 -10.42% 3
Cheshire -9 7 £363 +9.84%
Merseyside -3 5 £419 - 2
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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 73 (77.66%) Linux
2 63 (67.02%) Oracle
3 55 (58.51%) Unix
4 39 (41.49%) Bash Shell
5 32 (34.04%) Windows
6 30 (31.91%) Java
7 25 (26.60%) C
7 25 (26.60%) Oracle Database
8 23 (24.47%) Clustering
9 22 (23.40%) Puppet
10 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (21.28%) Python
11 20 (21.28%) Red Hat
12 19 (20.21%) Micro Focus
12 19 (20.21%) Tuxedo
12 19 (20.21%) COBOL
12 19 (20.21%) WebLogic
12 19 (20.21%) WebSphere
13 18 (19.15%) IBM
14 17 (18.09%) Tivoli
14 17 (18.09%) Perl
14 17 (18.09%) AIX
15 16 (17.02%) RDBMS
15 16 (17.02%) Finance
15 16 (17.02%) Relational Database
16 15 (15.96%) DevOps
16 15 (15.96%) Middleware
16 15 (15.96%) SSL
16 15 (15.96%) WebSphere Application Server
16 15 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 19 (20.21%) Tuxedo
1 19 (20.21%) WebLogic
1 19 (20.21%) WebSphere
2 15 (15.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (14.89%) Apache
4 12 (12.77%) OpenStack
5 9 (9.57%) Tomcat
6 7 (7.45%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (6.38%) CloudStack
7 6 (6.38%) IIS
7 6 (6.38%) JBoss
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (5.32%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (4.26%) Apache Pig
9 4 (4.26%) iPlanet
9 4 (4.26%) SAS
10 2 (2.13%) GlassFish
10 2 (2.13%) Liferay
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.96%) SSL
2 14 (14.89%) DNS
3 10 (10.64%) HTTP
3 10 (10.64%) SMTP
4 7 (7.45%) Internet
4 7 (7.45%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.38%) SNMP
6 5 (5.32%) DHCP
6 5 (5.32%) MRTG
7 4 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (4.26%) IMAP
7 4 (4.26%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.19%) LDAP
9 2 (2.13%) Firewall
9 2 (2.13%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.06%) FTP
10 1 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.60%) Oracle Database
2 16 (17.02%) RDBMS
2 16 (17.02%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.45%) DB2
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (4.26%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.26%) Big Data
6 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.26%) Siebel EIM
7 3 (3.19%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.06%) OpenStack Swift
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.64%) Subversion
3 8 (8.51%) JIRA
4 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.38%) Introscope
5 4 (4.26%) Bugzilla
5 4 (4.26%) Hudson
6 2 (2.13%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.13%) GitLab
6 2 (2.13%) MSI
7 1 (1.06%) Ant
7 1 (1.06%) JIRA Agile
General
1 16 (17.02%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Law
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (29.79%) Developer
2 12 (12.77%) Administrator
2 12 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Analyst
4 8 (8.51%) Consultant
5 6 (6.38%) DBA
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.32%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.26%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Middleware Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared DBA
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (3.19%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) Middleware
2 8 (8.51%) Web Services
3 7 (7.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (6.38%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (5.32%) HTML
6 4 (4.26%) Hibernate
6 4 (4.26%) HTML5
6 4 (4.26%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (4.26%) Spring
6 4 (4.26%) Struts
7 3 (3.19%) J2EE
8 2 (2.13%) XML
9 1 (1.06%) CSS
9 1 (1.06%) JDBC
9 1 (1.06%) JMS
9 1 (1.06%) JSON
9 1 (1.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) Clustering
2 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.19%) Wiki
5 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.13%) LPAR
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) HACMP
6 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (77.66%) Linux
2 55 (58.51%) Unix
3 32 (34.04%) Windows
4 17 (18.09%) AIX
5 15 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (13.83%) Solaris
7 8 (8.51%) CentOS
8 7 (7.45%) Windows Server
9 5 (5.32%) Debian
9 5 (5.32%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.26%) HPUX
10 4 (4.26%) Mac OS
10 4 (4.26%) SUSE
10 4 (4.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.96%) DevOps
3 13 (13.83%) Change Management
4 12 (12.77%) Configuration Management
5 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (8.51%) RUP
6 8 (8.51%) Scrum
7 7 (7.45%) Database Tuning
7 7 (7.45%) High Availability
7 7 (7.45%) Open Source
7 7 (7.45%) Problem Management
7 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.38%) DSDM
8 6 (6.38%) ITIL
8 6 (6.38%) Migration
8 6 (6.38%) Server Virtualisation
8 6 (6.38%) SOA
8 6 (6.38%) Supplier Management
9 5 (5.32%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.49%) Bash Shell
2 30 (31.91%) Java
3 25 (26.60%) C
4 20 (21.28%) Python
5 19 (20.21%) COBOL
6 17 (18.09%) Perl
7 13 (13.83%) SQL
8 11 (11.70%) Korn
8 11 (11.70%) Ruby
9 8 (8.51%) PHP
9 8 (8.51%) PL/SQL
10 6 (6.38%) Jython
11 5 (5.32%) C++
12 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.06%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.38%) MCSE
5 4 (4.26%) Degree
6 3 (3.19%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.13%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.06%) GCFA
8 1 (1.06%) GCFE
8 1 (1.06%) GIAC
8 1 (1.06%) GREM
8 1 (1.06%) OCP
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.06%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.38%) iptables
3 6 (6.38%) vSphere
3 6 (6.38%) Xen
3 6 (6.38%) XenServer
4 5 (5.32%) KVM
5 4 (4.26%) Dovecot
5 4 (4.26%) HDFS
5 4 (4.26%) Sendmail
5 4 (4.26%) Squid
6 3 (3.19%) Firmware
6 3 (3.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (2.13%) NFS
7 2 (2.13%) Samba
7 2 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (1.06%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 22 (23.40%) Puppet
2 17 (18.09%) Tivoli
3 13 (13.83%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (10.64%) Cobbler
5 6 (6.38%) CA Wily
6 5 (5.32%) Cacti
6 5 (5.32%) Data Guard
6 5 (5.32%) Nagios
6 5 (5.32%) OpenNebula
7 4 (4.26%) HAProxy
8 3 (3.19%) NetBackup
9 2 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (2.13%) nmon
9 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (2.13%) TADDM
9 2 (2.13%) yum
10 1 (1.06%) Ansible
10 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (1.06%) Legato
10 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (67.02%) Oracle
2 20 (21.28%) Red Hat
3 19 (20.21%) Micro Focus
4 18 (19.15%) IBM
5 8 (8.51%) VMware
6 6 (6.38%) CA
6 6 (6.38%) EnterpriseDB
7 5 (5.32%) Informatica
7 5 (5.32%) Siebel
7 5 (5.32%) Sun
8 3 (3.19%) HP
8 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.19%) Veritas
9 2 (2.13%) Actimize
9 2 (2.13%) Endeca
10 1 (1.06%) Dell
10 1 (1.06%) EMC
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