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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 20 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.56% - 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.75% - 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.14 £51.50
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -27.88%
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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
80 49 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 63.49% 51.04% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 29
Average daily rate £313 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £12.42 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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
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 18 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
County Londonderry - - - -
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) UNIX
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Perl
5 5 (33.33%) Solaris
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) Validation
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) Spring
6 4 (26.67%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
6 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
6 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) J2EE
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Sun
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) DMZ
7 3 (20.00%) Middleware
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) LDAP
7 3 (20.00%) C++

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (26.67%) DMZ
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) LDAP
2 3 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (6.67%) KDB
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Sun Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (26.67%) Spring
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Swing
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (6.67%) Spring Integration
3 1 (6.67%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (13.33%) Equities
4 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) UNIX
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Solaris
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Validation
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (6.67%) Metaprogramming
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Korn
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.67%) SQR
6 1 (6.67%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (6.67%) C-shell
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Sun
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
3 2 (13.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Reuters
4 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg