The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England / South West
Rank 119 121 123
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 11 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.75% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 1.89% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 13
Median daily rate £443 £463 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% +54.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £371 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £630 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +361.11%

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
990 1164 1115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.02% 39.79% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 769 724
Median daily rate £378 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 75 70
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.17 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.86% +19.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £34.20 £24.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £56.62 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 5 - - 1
Wiltshire +2 2 £425 -0.58%
Bristol -1 2 £460 +2.22% 5
Gloucestershire -11 2 £354 -25.52%
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 36 (67.92%) Unix
2 34 (64.15%) SQL
3 32 (60.38%) Linux
4 24 (45.28%) Oracle
5 23 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
7 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (30.19%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
8 16 (30.19%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (22.64%) SAN
9 12 (22.64%) Ingres
9 12 (22.64%) Windows
9 12 (22.64%) .NET
9 12 (22.64%) Clustering
9 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
9 12 (22.64%) DV Cleared
9 12 (22.64%) SQL Optimisation
9 12 (22.64%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (22.64%) Failover Clustering
9 12 (22.64%) Data Encryption
10 11 (20.75%) Finance
10 11 (20.75%) SAP
11 10 (18.87%) Solaris
11 10 (18.87%) VMware
12 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
12 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
12 9 (16.98%) ETL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.66%) SAS
4 2 (3.77%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.77%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) SAN
2 7 (13.21%) DHCP
2 7 (13.21%) DNS
3 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) BusinessObjects
1 16 (30.19%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) Ingres
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (5.66%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (3.77%) DB2
8 2 (3.77%) Endeca
8 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) Ant
3 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 3 (5.66%) JUnit
3 3 (5.66%) Maven
3 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.77%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) JMeter
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) DBA
2 14 (26.42%) Administrator
3 12 (22.64%) SQL DBA
4 8 (15.09%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (11.32%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Developer
6 5 (9.43%) OBIEE Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Informatica Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Ingres DBA
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle BI Developer
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.77%) JSON
4 2 (3.77%) Middleware
4 2 (3.77%) REST
5 1 (1.89%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (67.92%) Unix
2 32 (60.38%) Linux
3 12 (22.64%) Windows
4 10 (18.87%) Solaris
5 9 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.66%) AIX
7 2 (3.77%) CentOS
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (22.64%) Data Encryption
3 12 (22.64%) SQL Optimisation
4 9 (16.98%) ETL
5 7 (13.21%) Data Management
5 7 (13.21%) Kernel Tuning
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (7.55%) Capacity Management
7 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.55%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) High Availability
8 3 (5.66%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (5.66%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.66%) Project Management
8 3 (5.66%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.43%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.66%) Perl
5 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.77%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.89%) Jython
7 1 (1.89%) Korn
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.64%) DV Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) ISEB
4 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.89%) Basel II
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (13.21%) vSphere
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) Docker
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.77%) SRDF
5 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 5 (9.43%) yum
4 4 (7.55%) SCCM
5 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.89%) Ansible
6 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Oracle
2 11 (20.75%) SAP
3 10 (18.87%) VMware
4 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
5 7 (13.21%) IBM
6 6 (11.32%) Teradata
7 5 (9.43%) Informatica
7 5 (9.43%) TOWER Software
8 3 (5.66%) IFS
9 2 (3.77%) EMC
10 1 (1.89%) Canon
10 1 (1.89%) Murex
10 1 (1.89%) Sun
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