The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 49 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 15 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.15% 2.46% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.11% 9.06% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 24 2
Median daily rate £388 £500 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +55.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £475 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £525 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £33.73
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.46%
Shell Script
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 276 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.50% 27.17% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 217 153
Median daily rate £388 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.25 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +82.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.95 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.39 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Reading region.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 18 (85.71%) Unix
2 15 (71.43%) Solaris
3 14 (66.67%) AIX
3 14 (66.67%) IBM
4 12 (57.14%) Windows
4 12 (57.14%) Perl
5 10 (47.62%) ClearQuest
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle
6 9 (42.86%) ClearCase
7 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
9 6 (28.57%) DB2
9 6 (28.57%) HTML
9 6 (28.57%) ITIL
9 6 (28.57%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) CGI
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco
9 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
10 5 (23.81%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (23.81%) Law
10 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
10 5 (23.81%) Maven
10 5 (23.81%) SAN
10 5 (23.81%) NetApp
10 5 (23.81%) Ant
10 5 (23.81%) MS Office
11 4 (19.05%) Java
12 3 (14.29%) SQL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.76%) GemFire
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) IMAP
2 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) MRTG
2 1 (4.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) HBase
2 1 (4.76%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) ClearQuest
2 9 (42.86%) ClearCase
3 5 (23.81%) Ant
3 5 (23.81%) Maven
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Gradle
5 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 5 (23.81%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Configuration Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Software Configuration Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 2 (9.52%) ClearCase Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Management Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Software Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) CGI
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) Flash
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) Kafka
2 1 (4.76%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
2 1 (4.76%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
1 5 (23.81%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (9.52%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Unix
2 15 (71.43%) Solaris
3 14 (66.67%) AIX
4 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Debian
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.76%) BDD
4 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 3 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Go
4 1 (4.76%) Korn
4 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
3 1 (4.76%) Ceph
3 1 (4.76%) Dovecot
3 1 (4.76%) HDFS
3 1 (4.76%) iptables
3 1 (4.76%) KVM
3 1 (4.76%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.76%) Ansible
4 1 (4.76%) Cacti
4 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.76%) Nagios
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (4.76%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) RANCID
4 1 (4.76%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) IBM
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) NetApp
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat