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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 133 133 127
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 126 103 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.36% 1.23% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 3.65% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 50 50
Average daily rate
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£363 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £457 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £374
% change year-on-year
- -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.70% -53.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.82 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.95%
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
3128 2823 2489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.87% 33.58% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1753 1484 1313
Average daily rate £350 £340 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 135 175
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.25 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 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
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 26 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 59 £365 -2.66% 10
Berkshire -15 22 £375 +7.14% 6
Surrey +3 17 £350 -3.44% 10
Oxfordshire - 10 £325 - 3
Middlesex - 6 £303 - 1
Buckinghamshire -12 5 £325 -
West Sussex - 2 £370 - 2
Kent -11 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 139 (62.05%) UNIX
2 125 (55.80%) Linux
3 95 (42.41%) Oracle
4 87 (38.84%) SQL
5 75 (33.48%) Perl
6 71 (31.70%) Python
7 57 (25.45%) Windows
8 51 (22.77%) Security Cleared
9 50 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (21.43%) Oracle Database
11 46 (20.54%) VMware
12 45 (20.09%) PL/SQL
13 43 (19.20%) SC Cleared
14 42 (18.75%) Jenkins
15 41 (18.30%) Puppet
15 41 (18.30%) Red Hat
16 40 (17.86%) Configuration Management
17 38 (16.96%) Git (software)
18 36 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 34 (15.18%) HTML
20 33 (14.73%) Korn
21 32 (14.29%) JavaScript
21 32 (14.29%) Apache
22 31 (13.84%) Solaris
22 31 (13.84%) C++
22 31 (13.84%) Bash Shell
23 30 (13.39%) MySQL
24 29 (12.95%) Java
24 29 (12.95%) PHP
24 29 (12.95%) AIX

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 32 (14.29%) Apache
2 28 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 18 (8.04%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.91%) uWSGI
5 9 (4.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (3.13%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.68%) Adobe CQ
7 6 (2.68%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (2.68%) Oracle 10gAS
7 6 (2.68%) CMS
7 6 (2.68%) K2 blackpearl
8 4 (1.79%) Drupal
9 3 (1.34%) nginx
9 3 (1.34%) Confluence
9 3 (1.34%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.89%) IIS
10 2 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.23%) MS Office
3 3 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.02%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (4.02%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.34%) Maximo
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.80%) Heroku
4 7 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.34%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.95%) SAN
2 23 (10.27%) DNS
3 19 (8.48%) SSL
3 19 (8.48%) Firewall
4 16 (7.14%) NAS
4 16 (7.14%) LDAP
5 13 (5.80%) HTTP
5 13 (5.80%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (4.02%) FTP
7 9 (4.02%) VPN
7 9 (4.02%) HTTPS
7 9 (4.02%) DMZ
7 9 (4.02%) WAN
7 9 (4.02%) SMTP
7 9 (4.02%) LAN
8 6 (2.68%) SMS
9 5 (2.23%) GPRS
9 5 (2.23%) SSH
9 5 (2.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 30 (13.39%) MySQL
3 21 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (8.48%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (8.04%) SQL Server
6 17 (7.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (4.91%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (4.91%) Oracle OWB
8 11 (4.91%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (4.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (4.02%) Oracle Discoverer
10 8 (3.57%) PowerCenter
10 8 (3.57%) SQLPlus
11 7 (3.13%) Relational Database
11 7 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (2.68%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (2.68%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.79%) DB2
13 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 38 (16.96%) Git (software)
3 24 (10.71%) Subversion
4 18 (8.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (4.91%) Oracle APEX
6 9 (4.02%) JIRA
6 9 (4.02%) Toad
7 8 (3.57%) TestDirector
7 8 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (3.13%) StarTeam
8 7 (3.13%) Introscope
8 7 (3.13%) ClearCase
8 7 (3.13%) ClearQuest
9 6 (2.68%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.23%) JMeter
10 5 (2.23%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.23%) Hudson
11 4 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.79%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 26 (11.61%) Telecoms
2 12 (5.36%) Finance
3 6 (2.68%) Banking
3 6 (2.68%) Billing
3 6 (2.68%) Marketing
4 3 (1.34%) Legal
5 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.89%) Military
6 1 (0.45%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (21.88%) Developer
2 27 (12.05%) Analyst
3 20 (8.93%) Administrator
4 19 (8.48%) DBA
5 18 (8.04%) Oracle DBA
6 16 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.36%) Test Analyst
9 11 (4.91%) Consultant
9 11 (4.91%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.46%) Oracle Developer
10 10 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.02%) Architect
11 9 (4.02%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.57%) Tester
12 8 (3.57%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
14 6 (2.68%) Applications Support Analyst
14 6 (2.68%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.18%) HTML
2 23 (10.27%) CSS
2 23 (10.27%) Ajax
3 19 (8.48%) jQuery
4 18 (8.04%) Middleware
5 13 (5.80%) Regular Expression
5 13 (5.80%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (4.91%) WSGI
6 11 (4.91%) Web Services
7 10 (4.46%) XML
8 7 (3.13%) ODBC
8 7 (3.13%) SOAP
8 7 (3.13%) Hibernate
8 7 (3.13%) REST
8 7 (3.13%) JSON
8 7 (3.13%) Symfony
9 6 (2.68%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (2.68%) Worklight
9 6 (2.68%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.02%) Clustering
3 8 (3.57%) Replication
3 8 (3.57%) User Experience
4 7 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.13%) Open Source
4 7 (3.13%) PKI
5 6 (2.68%) Wiki
5 6 (2.68%) HACMP
6 5 (2.23%) Statistics
7 4 (1.79%) DataPower
7 4 (1.79%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.34%) GIS
9 2 (0.89%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.45%) IVR
10 1 (0.45%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.45%) BBC
10 1 (0.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 139 (62.05%) UNIX
2 125 (55.80%) Linux
3 57 (25.45%) Windows
4 36 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (13.84%) Solaris
6 29 (12.95%) AIX
7 17 (7.59%) Mac OS X
8 14 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (5.36%) Oracle Linux
10 11 (4.91%) HPUX
11 9 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (4.02%) Windows 7
12 8 (3.57%) Windows 8
12 8 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (3.57%) Ubuntu
13 7 (3.13%) Debian
13 7 (3.13%) Windows XP
14 6 (2.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 5 (2.23%) CentOS
16 4 (1.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 24 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (7.59%) Migration
6 16 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (6.70%) DevOps
7 15 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (5.80%) Workflow
8 13 (5.80%) OO
8 13 (5.80%) Change Control
9 12 (5.36%) Test Strategy
9 12 (5.36%) Software Engineering
9 12 (5.36%) Web Development
9 12 (5.36%) ITIL
10 11 (4.91%) ETL
10 11 (4.91%) Test Automation
11 10 (4.46%) Load Balancing
11 10 (4.46%) Test Management
12 9 (4.02%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 87 (38.84%) SQL
2 75 (33.48%) Perl
3 71 (31.70%) Python
4 45 (20.09%) PL/SQL
5 33 (14.73%) Korn
6 32 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 31 (13.84%) C++
7 31 (13.84%) Bash Shell
8 29 (12.95%) Ruby
8 29 (12.95%) Java
8 29 (12.95%) PHP
9 25 (11.16%) PowerShell
10 23 (10.27%) C
11 16 (7.14%) AWK
12 12 (5.36%) sed
13 10 (4.46%) VB
14 9 (4.02%) T-SQL
15 7 (3.13%) VBScript
16 6 (2.68%) Jython
17 3 (1.34%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 51 (22.77%) Security Cleared
2 43 (19.20%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.46%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.02%) Degree
5 7 (3.13%) RHCE
5 7 (3.13%) RHCA
5 7 (3.13%) RHCSA
6 4 (1.79%) ISEB
6 4 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.34%) CCNA
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.45%) OSCP
8 1 (0.45%) CISSP
8 1 (0.45%) PhD
8 1 (0.45%) CCNP
8 1 (0.45%) CEH
8 1 (0.45%) MCTS
8 1 (0.45%) MCITP
8 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.13%) QA
2 3 (1.34%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.70%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (6.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 13 (5.80%) Shibboleth
5 11 (4.91%) VMware ESX
6 10 (4.46%) Sendmail
7 7 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (2.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (1.34%) Varnish
11 2 (0.89%) GPFS
11 2 (0.89%) Nmap
11 2 (0.89%) NFS
12 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.45%) Samba
12 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.45%) OpenSSH
12 1 (0.45%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 41 (18.30%) Puppet
2 11 (4.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (4.02%) MIMEsweeper
3 9 (4.02%) MAILsweeper
4 8 (3.57%) SCCM
4 8 (3.57%) Data Guard
4 8 (3.57%) Tivoli
4 8 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.68%) Control-M
6 6 (2.68%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.23%) Nagios
7 5 (2.23%) WebInspect
8 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (1.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (1.34%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.89%) Nessus
10 2 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 95 (42.41%) Oracle
2 46 (20.54%) VMware
3 41 (18.30%) Red Hat
4 28 (12.50%) IBM
5 25 (11.16%) Microsoft
6 11 (4.91%) Sun
6 11 (4.91%) HP
7 10 (4.46%) EMC
7 10 (4.46%) Juniper
7 10 (4.46%) Cisco
7 10 (4.46%) Veritas
8 9 (4.02%) McAfee
8 9 (4.02%) Websense
8 9 (4.02%) Blue Coat
8 9 (4.02%) NetApp
8 9 (4.02%) Hitachi
9 8 (3.57%) Informatica
10 6 (2.68%) Adobe
10 6 (2.68%) Ab Initio
10 6 (2.68%) Symantec
Crawley, West Sussex
Accomplish Today Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SDC
Rate: From £250 to £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago