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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 48 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 19 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.52% 1.06% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.64% 4.15% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £475 £399 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.12% -4.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £415 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +14.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +11.26%
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
220 241 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.22% 25.67% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 167 182
Median daily rate £400 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £43.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.88% +16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
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 6 December 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 30 (93.75%) Unix
2 27 (84.38%) Solaris
3 26 (81.25%) AIX
4 25 (78.13%) IBM
5 24 (75.00%) Windows
6 19 (59.38%) Linux
6 19 (59.38%) Cisco
7 17 (53.13%) SAN
7 17 (53.13%) NetApp
7 17 (53.13%) Mainframe
7 17 (53.13%) IBM Mainframe
8 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (46.88%) Law
8 15 (46.88%) VMware
8 15 (46.88%) Data Centre
9 14 (43.75%) EMC VNX
9 14 (43.75%) EMC VMAX
9 14 (43.75%) EMC
10 12 (37.50%) Perl
11 10 (31.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (28.13%) ClearQuest
12 9 (28.13%) Oracle
13 8 (25.00%) ClearCase
14 7 (21.88%) ITIL
14 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
15 6 (18.75%) HP
15 6 (18.75%) CGI
15 6 (18.75%) DB2
15 6 (18.75%) HTML
15 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center

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 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.13%) GemFire
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) IMAP
2 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) MRTG
2 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) HBase
2 1 (3.13%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) ClearQuest
2 8 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 5 (15.63%) Ant
3 5 (15.63%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) Gradle
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 15 (46.88%) Law
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Configuration Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Consultant
1 5 (15.63%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) ClearCase Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Management Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Software Configuration Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Software Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) CGI
1 6 (18.75%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) Flash
2 1 (3.13%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) Kafka
2 1 (3.13%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (3.13%) Spring
2 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.13%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) IBM Mainframe
1 17 (53.13%) Mainframe
2 15 (46.88%) Data Centre
3 14 (43.75%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (43.75%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Unix
2 27 (84.38%) Solaris
3 26 (81.25%) AIX
4 24 (75.00%) Windows
5 19 (59.38%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.13%) BDD
4 1 (3.13%) Benchmarking
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (9.38%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Korn
4 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) CCNP
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Ceph
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Dovecot
2 1 (3.13%) HDFS
2 1 (3.13%) iptables
2 1 (3.13%) KVM
2 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
2 1 (3.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (9.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.13%) Ansible
4 1 (3.13%) Cacti
4 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.13%) Puppet
4 1 (3.13%) RANCID
4 1 (3.13%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) IBM
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco
3 17 (53.13%) NetApp
4 15 (46.88%) VMware
5 14 (43.75%) EMC
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle
7 6 (18.75%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (3.13%) F5
9 1 (3.13%) Juniper