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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 110 143 112
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -31
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 167 103 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.74% 1.12% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.98% 3.50% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 33 65
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £211 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £28.13 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
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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
3355 2947 2898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.04% 32.09% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2124 1602 1474
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 99 161
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.25 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 27 July 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 27 July 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 0 45 £425 +11.84% 1
Surrey +24 30 £400 +36.75% 7
Berkshire +1 26 £483 +35.91% 8
Oxfordshire -10 18 £475 -5.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 14 £454 +39.61% 1
West Sussex -2 12 £400 +34.45%
Middlesex - 7 £350 - 1
Kent -1 1 £513 +7.89% 2
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 208 (69.80%) UNIX
2 147 (49.33%) Linux
3 129 (43.29%) Oracle
4 103 (34.56%) SQL
5 94 (31.54%) Perl
6 72 (24.16%) PL/SQL
7 69 (23.15%) Windows
8 63 (21.14%) VMware
9 62 (20.81%) Python
9 62 (20.81%) Security Cleared
9 62 (20.81%) Oracle Database
10 57 (19.13%) SC Cleared
10 57 (19.13%) Solaris
11 55 (18.46%) Red Hat
12 54 (18.12%) AIX
13 52 (17.45%) XML
14 51 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
15 50 (16.78%) IBM
16 48 (16.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 45 (15.10%) Performance Tuning
18 44 (14.77%) Finance
19 43 (14.43%) SAN
20 39 (13.09%) Java
20 39 (13.09%) VMware Infrastructure
21 35 (11.74%) Puppet
21 35 (11.74%) HP
22 34 (11.41%) Bash Shell
22 34 (11.41%) Oracle Database 11g
23 33 (11.07%) Configuration Management
24 31 (10.40%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 31 (10.40%) WebLogic
2 28 (9.40%) WebSphere
3 24 (8.05%) Apache
4 9 (3.02%) Oracle 10gAS
5 7 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.01%) Documentum
6 6 (2.01%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (1.68%) IIS
8 4 (1.34%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.34%) SAS
8 4 (1.34%) Commerce Server
8 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.34%) MediaWiki
8 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.01%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.01%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.01%) nginx
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 10 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.34%) MS Project
3 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (5.70%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (4.70%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (3.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (3.36%) Maximo
5 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (1.01%) Fredhopper
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.67%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.34%) SAP PSCD
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.02%) Heroku
4 6 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (14.43%) SAN
2 31 (10.40%) TCP/IP
3 21 (7.05%) DNS
3 21 (7.05%) Firewall
4 18 (6.04%) VPN
5 17 (5.70%) SSL
5 17 (5.70%) SMTP
6 15 (5.03%) LDAP
6 15 (5.03%) WAN
6 15 (5.03%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (4.70%) LAN
8 10 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (2.68%) NAS
9 8 (2.68%) DHCP
10 5 (1.68%) Internet
10 5 (1.68%) NetScaler
10 5 (1.68%) Wireshark
11 4 (1.34%) IPsec
11 4 (1.34%) Intranet
11 4 (1.34%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.81%) Oracle Database
2 34 (11.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (7.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (6.38%) DB2
5 17 (5.70%) SQL Server
5 17 (5.70%) Big Data
6 16 (5.37%) Oracle9i Database
7 14 (4.70%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (4.03%) Oracle Discoverer
9 11 (3.69%) PowerCenter
10 10 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (3.36%) MySQL
11 7 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (2.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (2.01%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.68%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.68%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (9.73%) Jenkins
2 21 (7.05%) SoapUI
2 21 (7.05%) Oracle Forms
3 19 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 17 (5.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (2.68%) LoadRunner
6 7 (2.35%) Subversion
6 7 (2.35%) CA Gen
7 6 (2.01%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.01%) ProC
9 2 (0.67%) JMeter
9 2 (0.67%) Selenium
9 2 (0.67%) Ant
9 2 (0.67%) JUnit
9 2 (0.67%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.67%) Bower
9 2 (0.67%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.67%) Grunt
9 2 (0.67%) JIRA
9 2 (0.67%) Sahi
General
1 44 (14.77%) Finance
2 19 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.03%) Banking
4 3 (1.01%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (29.19%) Developer
2 49 (16.44%) Administrator
3 34 (11.41%) Systems Administrator
4 33 (11.07%) Analyst
5 25 (8.39%) Ab Initio Developer
6 24 (8.05%) Test Analyst
7 21 (7.05%) Linux Administrator
8 20 (6.71%) Oracle Developer
9 18 (6.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 16 (5.37%) DBA
11 15 (5.03%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.36%) Linux Engineer
13 12 (4.03%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
13 12 (4.03%) Consultant
14 11 (3.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (3.69%) UNIX Administrator
15 10 (3.36%) Storage Engineer
15 10 (3.36%) UNIX Systems Administrator
16 9 (3.02%) Oracle DBA
16 9 (3.02%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (17.45%) XML
2 29 (9.73%) XML Messaging
3 27 (9.06%) Middleware
4 26 (8.72%) Web Services
5 21 (7.05%) SOAP
6 15 (5.03%) HTML
7 12 (4.03%) J2EE
7 12 (4.03%) CSS
8 11 (3.69%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (3.69%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (3.02%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (2.68%) Ajax
11 6 (2.01%) Web Dynpro
11 6 (2.01%) HTML5
12 5 (1.68%) JSON
13 4 (1.34%) CSS3
13 4 (1.34%) SAP XI
13 4 (1.34%) Java EE
14 3 (1.01%) LAMP
14 3 (1.01%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.73%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.72%) Clustering
3 14 (4.70%) DataPower
3 14 (4.70%) HACMP
3 14 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.68%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.35%) Statistics
6 4 (1.34%) Replication
6 4 (1.34%) LPAR
7 3 (1.01%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.01%) PKI
8 2 (0.67%) W3C
8 2 (0.67%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.67%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.34%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 208 (69.80%) UNIX
2 147 (49.33%) Linux
3 69 (23.15%) Windows
4 57 (19.13%) Solaris
5 54 (18.12%) AIX
6 48 (16.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (9.06%) HPUX
8 16 (5.37%) Mac OS X
9 12 (4.03%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (2.68%) CentOS
10 8 (2.68%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.01%) NetWare
12 5 (1.68%) SUSE
12 5 (1.68%) Fedora
13 4 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (15.10%) Performance Tuning
3 33 (11.07%) Configuration Management
4 24 (8.05%) Use Case
5 21 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (6.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (6.38%) Test Management
8 18 (6.04%) System Testing
9 17 (5.70%) Low Latency
10 16 (5.37%) Performance Analysis
11 15 (5.03%) Performance Testing
11 15 (5.03%) Validation
12 14 (4.70%) Business Analysis
12 14 (4.70%) Security Testing
12 14 (4.70%) Business Development
12 14 (4.70%) Root Cause Analysis
12 14 (4.70%) Test Planning
13 13 (4.36%) Waterfall
13 13 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (4.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 103 (34.56%) SQL
2 94 (31.54%) Perl
3 72 (24.16%) PL/SQL
4 62 (20.81%) Python
5 39 (13.09%) Java
6 34 (11.41%) Bash Shell
7 27 (9.06%) C
8 26 (8.72%) PowerShell
9 24 (8.05%) C++
9 24 (8.05%) Ruby
10 23 (7.72%) Korn
11 19 (6.38%) JavaScript
12 9 (3.02%) PHP
13 8 (2.68%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.68%) Go
14 6 (2.01%) ABAP
14 6 (2.01%) AWK
15 3 (1.01%) sed
16 2 (0.67%) Jython
16 2 (0.67%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 62 (20.81%) Security Cleared
2 57 (19.13%) SC Cleared
3 21 (7.05%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.36%) ISEB
5 9 (3.02%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) CISSP
6 2 (0.67%) GIAC
7 1 (0.34%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CCIE
7 1 (0.34%) CCSP
7 1 (0.34%) CCNP
7 1 (0.34%) CCIP
7 1 (0.34%) Degree
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.02%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.01%) QA
3 4 (1.34%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (13.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.70%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.03%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (4.36%) VMware ESX
5 12 (4.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 11 (3.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 11 (3.69%) Oracle Clusterware
7 9 (3.02%) Sendmail
7 9 (3.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (3.02%) vSphere
8 6 (2.01%) GPFS
9 5 (1.68%) HDFS
9 5 (1.68%) XenApp
9 5 (1.68%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.68%) Veritas File System
10 4 (1.34%) NFS
11 2 (0.67%) Samba
11 2 (0.67%) Firmware
11 2 (0.67%) iptables
12 1 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 35 (11.74%) Puppet
2 24 (8.05%) Tivoli
3 21 (7.05%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (4.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (4.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 13 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (3.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (3.36%) Nagios
7 10 (3.36%) NetBackup
8 9 (3.02%) MIMEsweeper
8 9 (3.02%) MAILsweeper
8 9 (3.02%) Oracle ZFS
9 8 (2.68%) SnapMirror
9 8 (2.68%) SnapVault
10 6 (2.01%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (2.01%) Netcool
10 6 (2.01%) Control-M
11 5 (1.68%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.68%) Zenoss
12 3 (1.01%) Opsview
Vendors
1 129 (43.29%) Oracle
2 63 (21.14%) VMware
3 55 (18.46%) Red Hat
4 50 (16.78%) IBM
5 35 (11.74%) HP
6 26 (8.72%) Ab Initio
7 23 (7.72%) Veritas
8 21 (7.05%) Informatica
9 19 (6.38%) NetApp
10 16 (5.37%) Sun
11 15 (5.03%) EMC
12 14 (4.70%) Symantec
12 14 (4.70%) McAfee
13 13 (4.36%) Cisco
13 13 (4.36%) Business Objects
14 12 (4.03%) Microsoft
14 12 (4.03%) Splunk
15 11 (3.69%) webMethods
16 9 (3.02%) Websense
16 9 (3.02%) Blue Coat
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