The first table below looks at the demand for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 30 July 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 West 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 111 90 92
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 23 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 1.12% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 3.37% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 28
Average daily rate
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£338 £377 £434
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.53% -13.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £258 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.11 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.53% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1154 713 1038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.65% 33.27% 34.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 447 566
Average daily rate £350 £340 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 43 84
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.06 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Shell Script
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Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
Gloucestershire -9 12 £338 -10.00% 2
Bristol -14 6 £170 -38.18% 2
Dorset +2 5 £438 +14.37% 1
Devon - - - -
Somerset - - - - 2
Wiltshire - - - - 2
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 31 (59.62%) Linux
2 28 (53.85%) UNIX
3 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
4 17 (32.69%) Red Hat
5 16 (30.77%) Solaris
6 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 13 (25.00%) Windows
7 13 (25.00%) NFS
8 12 (23.08%) Python
8 12 (23.08%) Oracle
8 12 (23.08%) CentOS
9 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
10 10 (19.23%) LAN
10 10 (19.23%) WAN
10 10 (19.23%) Perl
11 9 (17.31%) SQL
11 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
12 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 8 (15.38%) Java
12 8 (15.38%) Degree
13 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (13.46%) Ruby
13 7 (13.46%) Finance
13 7 (13.46%) VMware
13 7 (13.46%) SMTP
13 7 (13.46%) DNS
13 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
14 6 (11.54%) qmail

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (11.54%) WebLogic
1 6 (11.54%) IIS
1 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.23%) LAN
2 10 (19.23%) WAN
3 7 (13.46%) SMTP
3 7 (13.46%) DNS
4 6 (11.54%) SNMP
4 6 (11.54%) LDAP
5 5 (9.62%) SAN
6 3 (5.77%) Multicast
7 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.92%) Firewall
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (9.62%) MySQL
6 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) JDeveloper
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Consultant
1 10 (19.23%) Administrator
2 9 (17.31%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (13.46%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) QA Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Build Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Development Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Software Development Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technician
8 2 (3.85%) DBA
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) XSLT
1 5 (9.62%) WebCenter
2 3 (5.77%) Middleware
3 2 (3.85%) Drools
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.92%) LAMP
4 1 (1.92%) JMS
4 1 (1.92%) Java RMI
4 1 (1.92%) DHTML
4 1 (1.92%) DOM
4 1 (1.92%) CSS3
4 1 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Linux
2 28 (53.85%) UNIX
3 16 (30.77%) Solaris
4 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (25.00%) Windows
6 12 (23.08%) CentOS
7 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.54%) Migration
2 5 (9.62%) BPEL
2 5 (9.62%) Workflow
2 5 (9.62%) CRM
2 5 (9.62%) SOA
2 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
3 4 (7.69%) OO
3 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.77%) Multithreading
4 3 (5.77%) ITIL
4 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.85%) UML
5 2 (3.85%) ERP
5 2 (3.85%) Service Management
5 2 (3.85%) Content Management
6 1 (1.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) Python
2 10 (19.23%) Perl
3 9 (17.31%) SQL
4 8 (15.38%) Java
5 7 (13.46%) Ruby
6 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.62%) C++
6 5 (9.62%) XQuery
7 4 (7.69%) Bourne shell
7 4 (7.69%) Korn
8 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.85%) C
9 1 (1.92%) PHP5
9 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) OCP
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) NFS
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) qmail
3 6 (11.54%) Samba
3 6 (11.54%) Squid
4 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.92%) Xen
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Red Hat
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) VMware
4 6 (11.54%) Cisco
4 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.54%) NetApp
5 5 (9.62%) webMethods
6 3 (5.77%) Informatica
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