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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 64 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 1.58% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 5.05% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 1
Median daily rate £500 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +5.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%

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
226 317 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.48% 31.32% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 216 151
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £44.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +2.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 24 (88.89%) Unix
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Solaris
3 21 (77.78%) AIX
3 21 (77.78%) IBM
4 20 (74.07%) Linux
5 19 (70.37%) Cisco
6 17 (62.96%) SAN
6 17 (62.96%) NetApp
6 17 (62.96%) Mainframe
6 17 (62.96%) IBM Mainframe
7 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (59.26%) VMware
8 15 (55.56%) Law
8 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
9 14 (51.85%) EMC
9 14 (51.85%) EMC VNX
9 14 (51.85%) EMC VMAX
10 10 (37.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (29.63%) Oracle
12 7 (25.93%) Perl
13 5 (18.52%) ITIL
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
13 5 (18.52%) Finance
14 4 (14.81%) Maven
14 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (14.81%) SQL
14 4 (14.81%) HTML
14 4 (14.81%) DB2
14 4 (14.81%) Ant

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 (7.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) CloudStack
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) IMAP
2 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) MRTG
2 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Ant
1 4 (14.81%) ClearCase
1 4 (14.81%) ClearQuest
1 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
General
1 15 (55.56%) Law
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) ClearCase Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Management Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) ClearCase Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Storage Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) CGI
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) IBM Mainframe
1 17 (62.96%) Mainframe
2 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 14 (51.85%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (51.85%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Unix
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Solaris
3 21 (77.78%) AIX
4 20 (74.07%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Debian
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.70%) ETL
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Korn
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) CCNP
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Ceph
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Dovecot
2 1 (3.70%) iptables
2 1 (3.70%) KVM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.70%) Sendmail
2 1 (3.70%) Squid
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (11.11%) Puppet
3 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
4 2 (7.41%) Ansible
4 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.70%) Cacti
5 1 (3.70%) Cobbler
5 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.70%) Nagios
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.70%) RANCID
5 1 (3.70%) Salt
5 1 (3.70%) SCCM
5 1 (3.70%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) IBM
2 19 (70.37%) Cisco
3 17 (62.96%) NetApp
4 16 (59.26%) VMware
5 14 (51.85%) EMC
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle
7 4 (14.81%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (3.70%) F5
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat