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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 116 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 28 36 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 1.55% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.29% 3.99% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 60
Average daily rate £390 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -
Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1222 903 1406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.90% 38.82% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 510 777
Average daily rate £350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 105
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £22.94 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Shell Script
England

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 18 April 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 18 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
Gloucestershire -1 14 £350 -22.22% 2
Wiltshire - 5 £450 - 4
Dorset -11 4 £418 +108.75%
Somerset -10 1 - - 1
Bristol -14 1 £495 +40.42% 5
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (71.43%) UNIX
2 24 (57.14%) Linux
3 18 (42.86%) Oracle
4 15 (35.71%) Solaris
5 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 13 (30.95%) SQL
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database
8 10 (23.81%) Korn
9 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
9 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
10 8 (19.05%) Migration
10 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
11 7 (16.67%) Workflow
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (16.67%) Perl
11 7 (16.67%) Windows
12 6 (14.29%) XSLT
12 6 (14.29%) WebLogic
12 6 (14.29%) NFS
12 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 6 (14.29%) SAN
12 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
12 6 (14.29%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (2.38%) PowerExchange
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) NAS
3 4 (9.52%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 2 (4.76%) Internet
4 2 (4.76%) SMTP
4 2 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.38%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) FTP
5 1 (2.38%) SNMP
5 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.38%) SQLPlus
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JDeveloper
2 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Grunt
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) DBA
3 6 (14.29%) Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) UNIX Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Ab Initio Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) webMethods Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Development Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Software Development Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) XSLT
2 5 (11.90%) WebCenter
3 3 (7.14%) Middleware
3 3 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.76%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) CSS3
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.38%) RESTful
5 1 (2.38%) WebKit
5 1 (2.38%) Sass
5 1 (2.38%) Ajax
5 1 (2.38%) Zend Framework
5 1 (2.38%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.38%) LAMP
5 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Derivative
2 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) UNIX
2 24 (57.14%) Linux
3 15 (35.71%) Solaris
4 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (9.52%) HPUX
7 2 (4.76%) CentOS
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Migration
2 7 (16.67%) Workflow
3 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.90%) Data Migration
4 5 (11.90%) BPEL
4 5 (11.90%) CRM
4 5 (11.90%) SOA
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.52%) PLM
5 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.14%) Data Entry
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.76%) UML
7 2 (4.76%) ETL
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) Korn
3 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 7 (16.67%) Perl
5 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (11.90%) XQuery
6 5 (11.90%) Python
7 4 (9.52%) Bourne shell
8 3 (7.14%) sed
8 3 (7.14%) AWK
8 3 (7.14%) Java
9 2 (4.76%) PHP
9 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.38%) Ruby
10 1 (2.38%) PHP5
10 1 (2.38%) Fortran
10 1 (2.38%) C++
10 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) OCP
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) NFS
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) qmail
4 1 (2.38%) Squid
4 1 (2.38%) Xen
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) NetApp
4 5 (11.90%) webMethods
5 4 (9.52%) Informatica
6 3 (7.14%) VMware
7 2 (4.76%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.38%) Zend
8 1 (2.38%) GoldenSource
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) SAP
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