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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 104 103 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 35 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.27% 1.43% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 3.57% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 14
Median daily rate £350 £450 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +35.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £385 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £553 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £414 £361
% change year-on-year
-5.13% +14.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £39.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +11.26%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1131 1287 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.01% 40.06% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 855 748
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 68 79
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £34.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire +2 24 £360 -24.21%
Bristol -2 6 £325 -27.77% 4
Wiltshire -1 3 £588 +17.50% 1
Somerset +24 1 - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 37 (69.81%) Linux
2 34 (64.15%) Unix
3 33 (62.26%) SQL
4 23 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (41.51%) Oracle
6 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
7 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
7 17 (32.08%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (30.19%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (28.30%) DV Cleared
9 15 (28.30%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (26.42%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (26.42%) Windows
11 13 (24.53%) SAN
11 13 (24.53%) Ingres
11 13 (24.53%) Clustering
11 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (24.53%) Failover Clustering
11 13 (24.53%) SQL Optimisation
11 13 (24.53%) Data Encryption
11 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
12 12 (22.64%) .NET
13 11 (20.75%) SAP
13 11 (20.75%) VMware
13 11 (20.75%) Finance
14 10 (18.87%) Solaris
14 10 (18.87%) ETL
15 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
15 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL

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 5 (9.43%) Apache Solr
1 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.66%) SAS
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 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 13 (24.53%) SAN
2 7 (13.21%) DHCP
2 7 (13.21%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) HTTP
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) FTP
4 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.89%) IPsec
4 1 (1.89%) LDAP
4 1 (1.89%) NAS
4 1 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (24.53%) Ingres
3 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
5 5 (9.43%) OrientDB
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (5.66%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (3.77%) DB2
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.89%) MySQL
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Ant
1 7 (13.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.32%) Eclipse
2 6 (11.32%) JIRA
2 6 (11.32%) JMeter
2 6 (11.32%) JUnit
2 6 (11.32%) Maven
2 6 (11.32%) Selenium
3 5 (9.43%) ClearCase
3 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.66%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) DBA
2 15 (28.30%) Administrator
3 13 (24.53%) SQL DBA
4 7 (13.21%) Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (11.32%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) OBIEE Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
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%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Test Leader
9 1 (1.89%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) JSON
3 5 (9.43%) REST
4 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.77%) J2EE
5 2 (3.77%) Middleware
5 2 (3.77%) XML
6 1 (1.89%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.89%) SOAP
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.89%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) Linux
2 34 (64.15%) Unix
3 14 (26.42%) Windows
4 10 (18.87%) Solaris
5 9 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) AIX
6 2 (3.77%) CentOS
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (28.30%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (24.53%) Data Encryption
3 13 (24.53%) SQL Optimisation
4 10 (18.87%) ETL
5 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.09%) Data Management
7 7 (13.21%) Kernel Tuning
8 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.32%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (11.32%) Issue Tracking
8 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.55%) SDLC
10 4 (7.55%) Server Patching
11 3 (5.66%) Kimball Methodology
11 3 (5.66%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.43%) Java
4 5 (9.43%) Perl
4 5 (9.43%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) Jython
6 1 (1.89%) Korn
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 15 (28.30%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) ISEB
4 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.89%) Basel II
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (13.21%) vSphere
3 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.77%) SRDF
5 1 (1.89%) Docker
5 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.89%) NFS
5 1 (1.89%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) SCCM
2 5 (9.43%) yum
3 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (3.77%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) Ansible
4 1 (1.89%) Nagios
4 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Oracle
2 11 (20.75%) SAP
2 11 (20.75%) VMware
3 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.32%) Teradata
5 5 (9.43%) Informatica
5 5 (9.43%) TOWER Software
6 3 (5.66%) IBM
7 2 (3.77%) EMC
7 2 (3.77%) Endeca
8 1 (1.89%) Canon
8 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) F5
8 1 (1.89%) Murex
8 1 (1.89%) NetApp
8 1 (1.89%) Splunk
8 1 (1.89%) Sun