The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 112 145 146
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +1
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 154 99 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.63% 1.11% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.90% 3.38% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 53 45
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£440 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £229 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £35.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.50 £31.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-27.39% +13.70%
Shell Script
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3143 2926 2652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.29% 32.73% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1933 1636 1354
Average daily rate £355 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 106 199
Average hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the South East region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the South East region.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +11 44 £425 +13.33% 7
Surrey +35 43 £425 +25.00% 2
Berkshire -13 19 £500 +63.93% 6
Buckinghamshire +9 15 £369 +13.46% 5
Oxfordshire - 12 £475 -
West Sussex -15 7 £400 - 2
Kent +4 4 £489 +2.94% 2
Middlesex +6 3 £385 -8.33%
Sussex - 1 £350 -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 192 (68.57%) UNIX
2 170 (60.71%) Linux
3 110 (39.29%) Oracle
4 97 (34.64%) Python
5 86 (30.71%) Windows
5 86 (30.71%) Perl
6 81 (28.93%) SQL
7 59 (21.07%) VMware
8 58 (20.71%) Puppet
9 57 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (19.64%) Security Cleared
10 55 (19.64%) Jenkins
10 55 (19.64%) AIX
11 50 (17.86%) Configuration Management
11 50 (17.86%) Oracle Database
12 49 (17.50%) Solaris
13 47 (16.79%) SC Cleared
14 46 (16.43%) Performance Tuning
15 44 (15.71%) PL/SQL
15 44 (15.71%) IBM
15 44 (15.71%) Red Hat
16 43 (15.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 43 (15.36%) PowerShell
17 41 (14.64%) Ruby
17 41 (14.64%) Bash Shell
18 40 (14.29%) SAN
19 39 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
19 39 (13.93%) Git (software)
20 38 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
21 36 (12.86%) C

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 36 (12.86%) Apache
2 31 (11.07%) WebLogic
3 26 (9.29%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.29%) IBM HTTP Server
5 10 (3.57%) uWSGI
6 9 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (3.21%) Oracle 10gAS
7 7 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.14%) IIS
8 6 (2.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.43%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.43%) SAS
9 4 (1.43%) Commerce Server
9 4 (1.43%) Drupal
9 4 (1.43%) CMS
10 3 (1.07%) MediaWiki
11 2 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.71%) nginx
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 14 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.64%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (3.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (2.50%) Maximo
5 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.07%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.71%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.36%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (7.86%) Heroku
4 10 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 40 (14.29%) SAN
2 31 (11.07%) DNS
3 25 (8.93%) SSL
4 21 (7.50%) Firewall
5 19 (6.79%) TCP/IP
5 19 (6.79%) VPN
5 19 (6.79%) LDAP
5 19 (6.79%) SMTP
6 17 (6.07%) LAN
6 17 (6.07%) Fibre Channel
6 17 (6.07%) WAN
7 12 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (3.57%) HTTP
9 8 (2.86%) DHCP
10 5 (1.79%) NAS
10 5 (1.79%) FCoE
10 5 (1.79%) NetScaler
10 5 (1.79%) Wireshark
10 5 (1.79%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.07%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.86%) Oracle Database
2 26 (9.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (7.50%) MySQL
4 20 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 15 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (5.00%) PowerCenter
6 14 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.93%) DB2
9 10 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
10 9 (3.21%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (2.50%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (2.50%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.14%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 55 (19.64%) Jenkins
2 39 (13.93%) Git (software)
3 33 (11.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (4.64%) Subversion
5 11 (3.93%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (2.86%) LoadRunner
7 6 (2.14%) ClearCase
7 6 (2.14%) Introscope
8 5 (1.79%) ProC
8 5 (1.79%) ClearQuest
8 5 (1.79%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.43%) CA Gen
9 4 (1.43%) StarTeam
10 3 (1.07%) Toad
10 3 (1.07%) TestDirector
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.71%) Selenium
11 2 (0.71%) Sahi
11 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.71%) JProfiler
General
1 23 (8.21%) Finance
2 13 (4.64%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.79%) Banking
4 2 (0.71%) Retail
4 2 (0.71%) Billing
4 2 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (22.86%) Developer
2 41 (14.64%) Administrator
3 30 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 28 (10.00%) Analyst
5 21 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (7.14%) DBA
7 18 (6.43%) Test Analyst
7 18 (6.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 18 (6.43%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (5.36%) Consultant
8 15 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (3.93%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (3.21%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.21%) Security Engineer
10 9 (3.21%) UNIX Administrator
11 8 (2.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 8 (2.86%) Senior Developer
12 7 (2.50%) Ab Initio Developer
12 7 (2.50%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.93%) XML
2 23 (8.21%) Middleware
3 22 (7.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 13 (4.64%) XML Messaging
5 12 (4.29%) Regular Expression
6 11 (3.93%) Oracle Fusion
6 11 (3.93%) Web Services
7 10 (3.57%) WSGI
8 9 (3.21%) Worklight
9 8 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (2.86%) HTML
10 7 (2.50%) CSS
11 6 (2.14%) Ajax
12 5 (1.79%) SOAP
13 4 (1.43%) J2EE
13 4 (1.43%) ODBC
13 4 (1.43%) Java EE
13 4 (1.43%) JSON
13 4 (1.43%) SAP XI
13 4 (1.43%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.43%) Clustering
3 13 (4.64%) HACMP
4 12 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.14%) Wiki
6 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.14%) Statistics
7 5 (1.79%) Replication
7 5 (1.79%) DataPower
8 4 (1.43%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.07%) PKI
9 3 (1.07%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.36%) LPAR
10 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.36%) User Experience
10 1 (0.36%) APACS
10 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 192 (68.57%) UNIX
2 170 (60.71%) Linux
3 86 (30.71%) Windows
4 55 (19.64%) AIX
5 49 (17.50%) Solaris
6 43 (15.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (11.79%) Mac OS X
8 25 (8.93%) HPUX
9 10 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (2.86%) NetWare
11 7 (2.50%) CentOS
12 6 (2.14%) Windows 7
12 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (2.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.79%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.43%) Fedora
14 4 (1.43%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.71%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 46 (16.43%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (6.79%) DevOps
7 17 (6.07%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (5.36%) Performance Testing
10 14 (5.00%) ETL
10 14 (5.00%) OO
11 12 (4.29%) Software Engineering
12 11 (3.93%) Software Testing
12 11 (3.93%) Load Balancing
12 11 (3.93%) System Testing
12 11 (3.93%) SOA
13 10 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (3.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 97 (34.64%) Python
2 86 (30.71%) Perl
3 81 (28.93%) SQL
4 44 (15.71%) PL/SQL
5 43 (15.36%) PowerShell
6 41 (14.64%) Bash Shell
6 41 (14.64%) Ruby
7 36 (12.86%) C
8 35 (12.50%) Java
9 34 (12.14%) C++
10 27 (9.64%) Korn
11 17 (6.07%) Go
12 16 (5.71%) PHP
13 9 (3.21%) T-SQL
13 9 (3.21%) JavaScript
14 8 (2.86%) Jython
15 5 (1.79%) AWK
15 5 (1.79%) VB
16 4 (1.43%) VBScript
17 3 (1.07%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 55 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 47 (16.79%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.29%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.21%) Degree
4 9 (3.21%) ISEB
5 6 (2.14%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.43%) RHCSA
6 4 (1.43%) RHCE
6 4 (1.43%) RHCA
7 2 (0.71%) GIAC
7 2 (0.71%) CISSP
7 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.71%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) MCTS
8 1 (0.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.21%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.43%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.07%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (6.07%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.29%) Sendmail
3 12 (4.29%) Oracle Clusterware
4 10 (3.57%) Shibboleth
4 10 (3.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 9 (3.21%) vSphere
6 8 (2.86%) GPFS
7 7 (2.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (1.79%) XenApp
8 5 (1.79%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.79%) NFS
8 5 (1.79%) HDFS
9 4 (1.43%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.71%) LiteSpeed
10 2 (0.71%) Firmware
11 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 58 (20.71%) Puppet
2 21 (7.50%) Tivoli
3 16 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (4.29%) MIMEsweeper
4 12 (4.29%) MAILsweeper
4 12 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 11 (3.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (3.21%) Nagios
7 8 (2.86%) Control-M
8 6 (2.14%) NetBackup
8 6 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (1.79%) Zenoss
9 5 (1.79%) SCCM
9 5 (1.79%) Data Guard
9 5 (1.79%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Flashback
12 2 (0.71%) Opsview
12 2 (0.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 110 (39.29%) Oracle
2 59 (21.07%) VMware
3 44 (15.71%) Red Hat
3 44 (15.71%) IBM
4 24 (8.57%) Veritas
5 23 (8.21%) HP
6 21 (7.50%) Informatica
7 19 (6.79%) NetApp
8 18 (6.43%) Microsoft
9 17 (6.07%) McAfee
10 14 (5.00%) Cisco
11 13 (4.64%) Sun
12 12 (4.29%) Juniper
12 12 (4.29%) Websense
12 12 (4.29%) Blue Coat
13 10 (3.57%) Business Objects
14 9 (3.21%) EMC
14 9 (3.21%) Ab Initio
14 9 (3.21%) AppDynamics
15 8 (2.86%) SAP
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