The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 17 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 2.44% - 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% - 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+53.45% -37.44%
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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 Preston region.

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 35.37% 36.59% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 25
Average daily rate £300 £220 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -30.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £186 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £317 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Shell Script
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 16 (100.00%) Dell
1 16 (100.00%) Software AG
1 16 (100.00%) webMethods
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Perl
1 16 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) VBA
1 16 (100.00%) Python
1 16 (100.00%) SaaS
2 15 (93.75%) SuccessFactors
2 15 (93.75%) ResourceLink
2 15 (93.75%) SAP
3 14 (87.50%) Degree
4 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
4 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
5 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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.

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (93.75%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) SaaS
2 15 (93.75%) SuccessFactors
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Architect
2 9 (56.25%) Integration Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Perl
1 16 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) VBA
1 16 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
2 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Dell
1 16 (100.00%) Software AG
1 16 (100.00%) webMethods
2 15 (93.75%) SAP
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft