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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 60 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 8 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 1.11% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 3.81% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Average daily rate
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£525 £343 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.28% +6.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.39% +12.30%
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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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
282 289 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.34% 29.07% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 147 101
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 16
Average hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.70% -16.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Ab Initio
2 6 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 6 (66.67%) Big Data
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) DataPower
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (22.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Ab Initio Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) DataPower
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Ab Initio
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Netezza
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle