The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 17 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.63% 1.12% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 2.50% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.75% -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -12.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 40 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.31% 44.94% 52.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 54
Average daily rate £350 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the Northern Ireland region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Londonderry - - - -
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Ab Initio
3 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
4 4 (36.36%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Metaprogramming
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 4 (36.36%) Parallel Processing
4 4 (36.36%) Validation
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Korn
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) Sun
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) DMZ
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) DB2
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) XML

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DMZ
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (27.27%) LDAP
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) DB2
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (9.09%) KDB
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Sun Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) JMS
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware
3 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (9.09%) SailPoint
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
3 1 (9.09%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
2 4 (36.36%) Metaprogramming
2 4 (36.36%) Parallel Processing
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
5 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) Korn
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
4 2 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VCP4
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Control-M
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) Ab Initio
2 4 (36.36%) Sun
3 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) F5