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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 119 116 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 21 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.87% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 2.33% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 28
Average daily rate
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£295 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.27% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £8.00 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £38.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-32.02% +3.37%
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
1176 1204 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.43% 37.31% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 744 508
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 59 55
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £15.25 £16.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Gloucestershire -15 13 £290 -17.14% 2
Devon - 4 £313 -
Wiltshire +10 3 £425 -5.55% 3
Bristol +5 1 - - 2
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (50.00%) Linux
2 19 (47.50%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (42.50%) Informatica
3 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (32.50%) Python
4 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
5 10 (25.00%) UNIX
6 9 (22.50%) Oracle
6 9 (22.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (20.00%) Ruby
8 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
8 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
9 6 (15.00%) Perl
9 6 (15.00%) SQL
9 6 (15.00%) Windows
9 6 (15.00%) ITIL
9 6 (15.00%) vSphere
9 6 (15.00%) VMware
10 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
10 5 (12.50%) Java
10 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
11 4 (10.00%) Change Management
11 4 (10.00%) RHCE
11 4 (10.00%) CSS
11 4 (10.00%) HTML
11 4 (10.00%) JBoss
11 4 (10.00%) Apache
11 4 (10.00%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (10.00%) JBoss
1 4 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
1 2 (5.00%) DHCP
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) QlikView
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.50%) Toad
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
2 1 (2.50%) JDeveloper
2 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Junior
6 2 (5.00%) Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Technician
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Test Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Interaction Designer
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
1 4 (10.00%) JSON
1 4 (10.00%) Flask
2 3 (7.50%) jQuery
2 3 (7.50%) Leaflet
2 3 (7.50%) RESTful
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) DataPower
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) UNIX
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows
5 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.50%) CentOS
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) High Availability
4 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.50%) Release Management
5 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Service Management
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.00%) Kernel Tuning
7 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.50%) Coaching
7 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Python
2 8 (20.00%) Ruby
3 6 (15.00%) Perl
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) RHCE
3 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) vSphere
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (7.50%) Vagrant
2 3 (7.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) WMI
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Informatica
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.00%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.50%) Siebel
6 1 (2.50%) Sun