The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 134 145 125
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 121 93 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.26% 1.09% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 3.38% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 45 52
Average daily rate £375 £345 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £249 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -29.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £18.50 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £33.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -
Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3092 2750 3286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.09% 32.27% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1744 1381 1606
Average daily rate £335 £345 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £239 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 216 197
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.33 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
Shell Script
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +16 54 £400 +20.31% 6
Berkshire -1 26 £299 -0.82% 10
Surrey -5 20 £356 -10.93% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 9 £356 +61.93%
West Sussex +3 6 £420 +29.23%
Kent +7 2 £475 -
Middlesex - 2 £420 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

1 130 (58.82%) UNIX
2 86 (38.91%) Linux
3 84 (38.01%) SQL
4 79 (35.75%) Oracle
5 68 (30.77%) IBM
6 66 (29.86%) Perl
7 65 (29.41%) Solaris
8 54 (24.43%) AIX
9 49 (22.17%) Finance
10 42 (19.00%) Windows
11 41 (18.55%) Red Hat
12 39 (17.65%) DB2
13 38 (17.19%) Java
13 38 (17.19%) SAN
14 37 (16.74%) Oracle Database
15 33 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (14.48%) ITIL
16 32 (14.48%) Tivoli
16 32 (14.48%) Korn
17 31 (14.03%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (13.57%) Middleware
19 29 (13.12%) C
19 29 (13.12%) Security Cleared
20 28 (12.67%) VMware
21 26 (11.76%) Telecoms
21 26 (11.76%) PL/SQL
21 26 (11.76%) WebLogic
22 25 (11.31%) XML
22 25 (11.31%) Apache
22 25 (11.31%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 26 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 25 (11.31%) Apache
2 25 (11.31%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.36%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.90%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.90%) IIS
7 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.45%) OpenROAD
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (2.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (2.71%) MS Office
2 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.43%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (4.52%) Maximo
3 8 (3.62%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.81%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.19%) SAN
2 12 (5.43%) DNS
3 11 (4.98%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.98%) Firewall
4 6 (2.71%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (2.71%) SSL
5 5 (2.26%) FTP
5 5 (2.26%) Connectrix
6 4 (1.81%) SSH
6 4 (1.81%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.36%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.90%) NAS
8 2 (0.90%) FCoE
8 2 (0.90%) Wireless
8 2 (0.90%) DHCP
9 1 (0.45%) LAN
9 1 (0.45%) WAN
9 1 (0.45%) SMTP
9 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.65%) DB2
2 37 (16.74%) Oracle Database
3 33 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (6.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (6.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (5.43%) SQLPlus
6 12 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (4.98%) Oracle Discoverer
8 9 (4.07%) SQL Server
8 9 (4.07%) MySQL
8 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.62%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (3.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 7 (3.17%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.26%) Oracle OWB
12 5 (2.26%) Big Data
12 5 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (1.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (6.33%) Jenkins
2 12 (5.43%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (4.52%) Toad
4 7 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.17%) Subversion
5 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.26%) Hudson
6 5 (2.26%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.81%) TestDirector
8 3 (1.36%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.36%) Ant
8 3 (1.36%) JIRA
9 2 (0.90%) Maven
9 2 (0.90%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.45%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.45%) ProC
10 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
General
1 49 (22.17%) Finance
2 26 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.52%) Banking
4 6 (2.71%) Billing
5 4 (1.81%) Marketing
6 3 (1.36%) Military
6 3 (1.36%) Legal
6 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.36%) French Language
7 2 (0.90%) Automotive
7 2 (0.90%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (18.55%) Developer
2 40 (18.10%) DBA
3 22 (9.95%) Administrator
4 21 (9.50%) Consultant
4 21 (9.50%) Oracle DBA
5 20 (9.05%) Analyst
6 18 (8.14%) Ab Initio Developer
6 18 (8.14%) DB2 DBA
7 15 (6.79%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (4.52%) Build Engineer
10 8 (3.62%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.62%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.62%) Support Engineer
11 6 (2.71%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (2.71%) Linux Support
11 6 (2.71%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (2.71%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (2.71%) Java Developer
11 6 (2.71%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.57%) Middleware
2 25 (11.31%) XML
3 14 (6.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (4.52%) HTML
5 7 (3.17%) EDI
5 7 (3.17%) Web Services
6 6 (2.71%) Spring
6 6 (2.71%) Ajax
6 6 (2.71%) J2EE
6 6 (2.71%) CSS
7 5 (2.26%) LAMP
7 5 (2.26%) jQuery
8 4 (1.81%) SOAP
8 4 (1.81%) .NET
9 3 (1.36%) JDBC
9 3 (1.36%) MapReduce
10 2 (0.90%) Rendezvous
11 1 (0.45%) JMS
11 1 (0.45%) XHTML
11 1 (0.45%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.86%) Replication
2 14 (6.33%) DataPower
3 11 (4.98%) HACMP
4 8 (3.62%) Clustering
5 6 (2.71%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.26%) CLARiiON
6 5 (2.26%) EMC Centera
7 4 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.36%) FMCG
9 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.45%) STB
10 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.45%) Open Source
10 1 (0.45%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.45%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.45%) Physics
10 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.45%) Derivative
10 1 (0.45%) NGOSS
Operating Systems
1 130 (58.82%) UNIX
2 86 (38.91%) Linux
3 65 (29.41%) Solaris
4 54 (24.43%) AIX
5 42 (19.00%) Windows
6 20 (9.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (6.79%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (5.43%) SUSE
9 11 (4.98%) HPUX
9 11 (4.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.71%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (1.81%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.36%) NetWare
13 3 (1.36%) CentOS
13 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.45%) Debian
15 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (14.48%) ITIL
2 31 (14.03%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 16 (7.24%) Software Engineering
6 15 (6.79%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (5.43%) SOA
9 11 (4.98%) Change Management
10 10 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (4.52%) Performance Management
10 10 (4.52%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.07%) Change Control
12 8 (3.62%) ITSM
12 8 (3.62%) Service Management
12 8 (3.62%) Migration
13 7 (3.17%) ETL
13 7 (3.17%) E-business
13 7 (3.17%) Server Monitoring
13 7 (3.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 84 (38.01%) SQL
2 66 (29.86%) Perl
3 38 (17.19%) Java
4 32 (14.48%) Korn
5 29 (13.12%) C
6 26 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 16 (7.24%) C++
8 13 (5.88%) Bash Shell
9 12 (5.43%) PHP
10 11 (4.98%) Python
11 8 (3.62%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.71%) Ruby
12 6 (2.71%) JavaScript
12 6 (2.71%) VB
13 5 (2.26%) AWK
14 4 (1.81%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.90%) sed
15 2 (0.90%) VBScript
16 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (13.12%) Security Cleared
2 21 (9.50%) SC Cleared
3 20 (9.05%) Degree
4 11 (4.98%) ISEB
5 6 (2.71%) RHCE
6 4 (1.81%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.81%) OCP
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.45%) MCSE
8 1 (0.45%) CCNA
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.45%) MCITP
8 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.07%) SLA
2 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 16 (7.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 16 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.79%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (2.71%) SRDF
5 5 (2.26%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.26%) Sendmail
6 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.36%) vSphere
6 3 (1.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (1.36%) Xen
7 2 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.90%) Samba
8 1 (0.45%) NFS
8 1 (0.45%) XenApp
8 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 32 (14.48%) Tivoli
2 15 (6.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (4.98%) Data Guard
4 9 (4.07%) Netcool
4 9 (4.07%) Puppet
5 8 (3.62%) Netcool/Webtop
5 8 (3.62%) Ionix
5 8 (3.62%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 7 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (3.17%) NetBackup
6 7 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.26%) Nagios
7 5 (2.26%) EMC TimeFinder
7 5 (2.26%) EMC Navisphere
8 4 (1.81%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
8 4 (1.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (1.81%) Tivoli NetView
9 3 (1.36%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.36%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.90%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 79 (35.75%) Oracle
2 68 (30.77%) IBM
3 41 (18.55%) Red Hat
4 28 (12.67%) VMware
5 23 (10.41%) Sun
5 23 (10.41%) EMC
6 20 (9.05%) HP
7 19 (8.60%) Ab Initio
8 17 (7.69%) NetApp
9 14 (6.33%) Microsoft
10 12 (5.43%) Remedy
10 12 (5.43%) Veritas
11 10 (4.52%) Cisco
11 10 (4.52%) Novell
12 6 (2.71%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.26%) Brocade
14 4 (1.81%) Hitachi
14 4 (1.81%) Compaq
15 3 (1.36%) Serena
15 3 (1.36%) 3PAR
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