The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 65 56 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 8 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 1.81% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 5.56% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Average daily rate £310 £293 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.98% -19.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £425 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 252 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.31% 32.64% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 104 103
Average daily rate £335 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Shell Script
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 11 (52.38%) AIX
2 10 (47.62%) DB2
2 10 (47.62%) UNIX
2 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (33.33%) Solaris
5 7 (33.33%) Ab Initio
6 6 (28.57%) Spring
7 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
7 5 (23.81%) DataPower
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (19.05%) J2EE
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (19.05%) Korn
8 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) TDD
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 3 (14.29%) Legal
9 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) Linux

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) SONET
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) DB2
2 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
4 3 (14.29%) OLTP
5 2 (9.52%) OLAP
5 2 (9.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) ERwin
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Ab Initio Developer
3 4 (19.05%) DBA
3 4 (19.05%) Development DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IBM Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Software Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (19.05%) J2EE
4 3 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.76%) Flash
5 1 (4.76%) JSP
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) Struts
5 1 (4.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) DataPower
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) NGOSS
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) AIX
2 10 (47.62%) UNIX
3 7 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (19.05%) Scrum
2 4 (19.05%) TDD
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) eTOM
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
4 2 (9.52%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Korn
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 7 (33.33%) Ab Initio
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) Infovista
4 1 (4.76%) MetaSolv
4 1 (4.76%) Cramer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago