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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.00% 1.80% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 5.63% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 2
Median daily rate £500 £448 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £288 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £448 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +361.11%

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
233 302 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.29% 31.96% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 211 152
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £39.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.87% +4.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 29 (93.55%) Unix
2 26 (83.87%) Solaris
3 25 (80.65%) AIX
4 24 (77.42%) Windows
5 23 (74.19%) IBM
6 21 (67.74%) Linux
7 19 (61.29%) Cisco
8 17 (54.84%) SAN
8 17 (54.84%) NetApp
8 17 (54.84%) Mainframe
8 17 (54.84%) IBM Mainframe
9 16 (51.61%) VMware
9 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (48.39%) Law
10 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
11 14 (45.16%) EMC VNX
11 14 (45.16%) EMC VMAX
11 14 (45.16%) EMC
12 11 (35.48%) Perl
13 10 (32.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (29.03%) Oracle
15 7 (22.58%) ClearQuest
16 6 (19.35%) ITIL
16 6 (19.35%) ClearCase
17 5 (16.13%) CGI
17 5 (16.13%) DB2
17 5 (16.13%) Ant
17 5 (16.13%) HTML
17 5 (16.13%) HP
17 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management

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 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.23%) CloudStack
2 1 (3.23%) GemFire
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) IMAP
2 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) MRTG
2 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) HBase
2 1 (3.23%) OLTP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) ClearQuest
2 6 (19.35%) ClearCase
3 5 (16.13%) Ant
3 5 (16.13%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.23%) Gerrit
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) Gradle
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 15 (48.39%) Law
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Consultant
1 5 (16.13%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) ClearCase Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Management Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Software Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) ClearCase Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
5 1 (3.23%) ClearCase Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) CGI
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) Flash
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) Kafka
2 1 (3.23%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.23%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) IBM Mainframe
1 17 (54.84%) Mainframe
2 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
3 14 (45.16%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (45.16%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Unix
2 26 (83.87%) Solaris
3 25 (80.65%) AIX
4 24 (77.42%) Windows
5 21 (67.74%) Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) BDD
5 1 (3.23%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) SDLC
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Perl
2 4 (12.90%) Python
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) Korn
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CCNA
1 1 (3.23%) CCNP
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Ceph
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Dovecot
2 1 (3.23%) HDFS
2 1 (3.23%) iptables
2 1 (3.23%) KVM
2 1 (3.23%) Sendmail
2 1 (3.23%) Squid
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
2 1 (3.23%) Xen
2 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (9.68%) Puppet
3 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.45%) Ansible
4 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.23%) Cacti
5 1 (3.23%) Cobbler
5 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.23%) Nagios
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.23%) RANCID
5 1 (3.23%) Salt
5 1 (3.23%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) IBM
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco
3 17 (54.84%) NetApp
4 16 (51.61%) VMware
5 14 (45.16%) EMC
6 9 (29.03%) Oracle
7 5 (16.13%) HP
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.23%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (3.23%) F5
9 1 (3.23%) Juniper