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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 136 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 125 107 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.26% 1.26% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.81% 3.67% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 64 68
Average daily rate
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£360 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.37% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £489 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.14 £51.50
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -27.88%
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
3282 2912 2702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.10% 34.16% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1898 1583 1384
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £230
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 110 118 181
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -20 52 £375 - 7
Berkshire -3 29 £330 -12.00% 3
Surrey +6 20 £350 -3.44% 6
Middlesex +9 10 £281 - 1
Buckinghamshire -11 4 £320 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £325 - 5
Kent -5 1 - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 126 (61.46%) UNIX
2 96 (46.83%) Linux
3 95 (46.34%) Oracle
4 91 (44.39%) SQL
5 66 (32.20%) Perl
6 51 (24.88%) Python
7 49 (23.90%) Security Cleared
7 49 (23.90%) Oracle Database
8 45 (21.95%) PL/SQL
9 42 (20.49%) Windows
10 41 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 41 (20.00%) VMware
10 41 (20.00%) Korn
11 40 (19.51%) SC Cleared
12 36 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (17.56%) Solaris
12 36 (17.56%) HTML
13 34 (16.59%) Bash Shell
14 33 (16.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 32 (15.61%) Java
15 32 (15.61%) JavaScript
15 32 (15.61%) AIX
16 29 (14.15%) Telecoms
16 29 (14.15%) WebLogic
17 28 (13.66%) PHP
17 28 (13.66%) Apache
18 27 (13.17%) MySQL
18 27 (13.17%) Puppet
19 26 (12.68%) C++
19 26 (12.68%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (14.15%) WebLogic
2 28 (13.66%) Apache
3 17 (8.29%) WebSphere
4 10 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (3.90%) CMS
5 8 (3.90%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.41%) uWSGI
6 7 (3.41%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.93%) K2 blackpearl
8 5 (2.44%) Oracle 10gAS
9 4 (1.95%) Confluence
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.46%) nginx
11 2 (0.98%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.98%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.49%) Drupal
12 1 (0.49%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (5.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.95%) MS Office
3 3 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.37%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (3.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (2.93%) Maximo
5 2 (0.98%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.98%) Staffware
5 2 (0.98%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.95%) Heroku
2 4 (1.95%) SaaS
3 3 (1.46%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.68%) SAN
2 17 (8.29%) Firewall
2 17 (8.29%) DNS
3 16 (7.80%) NAS
4 15 (7.32%) LDAP
5 12 (5.85%) SSL
5 12 (5.85%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.88%) HTTP
7 9 (4.39%) DMZ
7 9 (4.39%) FTP
7 9 (4.39%) HTTPS
8 7 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (3.41%) SMTP
8 7 (3.41%) WAN
8 7 (3.41%) VPN
9 6 (2.93%) LAN
9 6 (2.93%) SMS
10 5 (2.44%) Network Security
10 5 (2.44%) DHCP
10 5 (2.44%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (23.90%) Oracle Database
2 27 (13.17%) MySQL
3 22 (10.73%) SQL Server
4 20 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (8.29%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (5.85%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (5.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 11 (5.37%) Oracle Discoverer
8 11 (5.37%) Oracle OWB
8 11 (5.37%) SQLPlus
9 10 (4.88%) Relational Database
9 10 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (3.90%) DB2
11 8 (3.90%) PowerCenter
12 6 (2.93%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.93%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 24 (11.71%) Git (software)
3 22 (10.73%) Subversion
4 12 (5.85%) Toad
4 12 (5.85%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (5.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 10 (4.88%) JIRA
7 8 (3.90%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.90%) TestDirector
8 7 (3.41%) StarTeam
9 6 (2.93%) JMeter
9 6 (2.93%) LoadRunner
9 6 (2.93%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.93%) Selenium
10 5 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.44%) Hudson
10 5 (2.44%) ClearCase
10 5 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (2.44%) ClearQuest
11 4 (1.95%) JUnit
General
1 29 (14.15%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.88%) Finance
3 6 (2.93%) Banking
3 6 (2.93%) Billing
3 6 (2.93%) Marketing
4 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.46%) Legal
6 2 (0.98%) Military
6 2 (0.98%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (20.00%) Developer
2 32 (15.61%) Analyst
3 19 (9.27%) DBA
4 18 (8.78%) Administrator
4 18 (8.78%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (6.83%) Test Analyst
6 13 (6.34%) Consultant
7 11 (5.37%) Support Analyst
8 10 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (4.39%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.39%) Applications Support
10 8 (3.90%) Architect
10 8 (3.90%) Tester
11 6 (2.93%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (2.93%) UNIX Administrator
11 6 (2.93%) SQL DBA
11 6 (2.93%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (2.93%) UNIX Support
12 5 (2.44%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (17.56%) HTML
2 23 (11.22%) Ajax
3 22 (10.73%) CSS
4 19 (9.27%) jQuery
4 19 (9.27%) Middleware
5 16 (7.80%) XML
6 13 (6.34%) Web Services
7 10 (4.88%) JSON
8 9 (4.39%) Regular Expression
9 7 (3.41%) Symfony
9 7 (3.41%) WSGI
9 7 (3.41%) REST
9 7 (3.41%) ODBC
9 7 (3.41%) SOAP
9 7 (3.41%) Hibernate
10 6 (2.93%) LAMP
11 5 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (2.44%) RESTful
11 5 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (1.95%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.37%) Replication
2 10 (4.88%) Clustering
3 9 (4.39%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.90%) User Experience
5 7 (3.41%) PKI
5 7 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.41%) Open Source
5 7 (3.41%) HACMP
6 6 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.44%) DataPower
8 4 (1.95%) GIS
8 4 (1.95%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.95%) Statistics
9 3 (1.46%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.98%) Wiki
11 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.49%) Physics
11 1 (0.49%) IPTV
11 1 (0.49%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 126 (61.46%) UNIX
2 96 (46.83%) Linux
3 42 (20.49%) Windows
4 36 (17.56%) Solaris
5 33 (16.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (15.61%) AIX
7 14 (6.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (5.85%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (5.37%) HPUX
10 9 (4.39%) Windows 7
10 9 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (3.90%) Windows 8
11 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (3.41%) Ubuntu
12 7 (3.41%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.44%) CentOS
13 5 (2.44%) Debian
14 4 (1.95%) SUSE
14 4 (1.95%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.46%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (12.20%) Configuration Management
3 22 (10.73%) Migration
4 15 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (7.32%) Workflow
4 15 (7.32%) DevOps
5 14 (6.83%) Change Control
6 13 (6.34%) ITIL
7 12 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (5.37%) Test Strategy
8 11 (5.37%) OO
9 10 (4.88%) Test Scripting
9 10 (4.88%) Load Balancing
9 10 (4.88%) Software Engineering
10 9 (4.39%) Web Development
10 9 (4.39%) CRM
10 9 (4.39%) ETL
11 8 (3.90%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 91 (44.39%) SQL
2 66 (32.20%) Perl
3 51 (24.88%) Python
4 45 (21.95%) PL/SQL
5 41 (20.00%) Korn
6 34 (16.59%) Bash Shell
7 32 (15.61%) Java
7 32 (15.61%) JavaScript
8 28 (13.66%) PHP
9 26 (12.68%) C++
10 20 (9.76%) C
11 15 (7.32%) AWK
11 15 (7.32%) Ruby
12 12 (5.85%) T-SQL
12 12 (5.85%) VB
12 12 (5.85%) PowerShell
13 10 (4.88%) sed
14 7 (3.41%) VBScript
15 3 (1.46%) PHP5
16 1 (0.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (23.90%) Security Cleared
2 40 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.41%) RHCA
4 7 (3.41%) RHCSA
4 7 (3.41%) RHCE
5 5 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.44%) ISEB
6 4 (1.95%) CCNA
6 4 (1.95%) Degree
7 2 (0.98%) CCNP
8 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.49%) MCTS
8 1 (0.49%) MCITP
8 1 (0.49%) CEH
8 1 (0.49%) OSCP
8 1 (0.49%) CISSP
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.90%) QA
2 4 (1.95%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (8.29%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (6.83%) Active Directory
4 11 (5.37%) VMware ESX
5 9 (4.39%) Shibboleth
6 7 (3.41%) Sendmail
6 7 (3.41%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 5 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (1.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (1.46%) GPFS
10 3 (1.46%) Varnish
11 2 (0.98%) NFS
11 2 (0.98%) Nmap
12 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.49%) Cygwin
12 1 (0.49%) OpenSSH
12 1 (0.49%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (13.17%) Puppet
2 13 (6.34%) Tivoli
2 13 (6.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (5.37%) Data Guard
4 9 (4.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (3.90%) SCCM
6 7 (3.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (2.93%) NetBackup
7 6 (2.93%) MIMEsweeper
7 6 (2.93%) MAILsweeper
7 6 (2.93%) WebInspect
8 5 (2.44%) Control-M
8 5 (2.44%) Nagios
9 4 (1.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.46%) Zenoss
10 3 (1.46%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 2 (0.98%) TIBCO Hawk
11 2 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 95 (46.34%) Oracle
2 41 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 41 (20.00%) VMware
3 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
4 22 (10.73%) IBM
5 14 (6.83%) Sun
6 12 (5.85%) HP
7 10 (4.88%) Hitachi
8 9 (4.39%) EMC
9 8 (3.90%) Cisco
9 8 (3.90%) Veritas
9 8 (3.90%) Informatica
9 8 (3.90%) Juniper
10 7 (3.41%) Ab Initio
11 6 (2.93%) Symantec
11 6 (2.93%) McAfee
11 6 (2.93%) Websense
11 6 (2.93%) NetApp
11 6 (2.93%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.44%) F5
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