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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 75 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.55% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 1.69% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Median daily rate £333 £525 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +53.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £375 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+44.23% -28.76%
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
272 296 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.89% 32.35% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 196 151
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +164.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Python
2 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
3 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Puppet
4 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Java
5 8 (47.06%) DevOps
6 7 (41.18%) Ansible
6 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (35.29%) CentOS
7 6 (35.29%) Ubuntu
7 6 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (35.29%) RESTful
7 6 (35.29%) Sensu
7 6 (35.29%) logstash
7 6 (35.29%) Graphite
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) ELK Stack
7 6 (35.29%) Terraform
8 5 (29.41%) AWK
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL
8 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
8 5 (29.41%) sed
9 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
9 4 (23.53%) SLA
9 4 (23.53%) Perl

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 6 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
3 6 (35.29%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Elasticsearch Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Support
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) ELK Stack
1 6 (35.29%) RESTful
1 6 (35.29%) Sensu
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
1 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (35.29%) CentOS
3 6 (35.29%) Ubuntu
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) AIX
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Database Security
6 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
1 12 (70.59%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) AWK
4 5 (29.41%) sed
5 4 (23.53%) Perl
6 2 (11.76%) Korn
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) Go
7 1 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) HNC
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) OCP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (11.76%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (11.76%) XenServer
3 1 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Puppet
2 7 (41.18%) Ansible
3 6 (35.29%) Graphite
3 6 (35.29%) logstash
3 6 (35.29%) Terraform
4 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.88%) SELinux
5 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Informatica
4 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
5 1 (5.88%) Atlassian