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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 119 117 90
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 24 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.73% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 1.99% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 30
Average daily rate
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£325 £404 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.50% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £343 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £455 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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 £36.25 £35.20 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.86%
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
1170 1056 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.57% 36.55% 39.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 643 551
Average daily rate £375 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 45 65
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -6 15 £300 -14.28%
Devon - 5 £313 - 2
Wiltshire +6 3 £425 -5.55% 4
Bristol -3 1 - - 5
Avon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 2
Somerset - - - - 1
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 21 (45.65%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (39.13%) Informatica
4 17 (36.96%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (30.43%) UNIX
5 14 (30.43%) Python
5 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 10 (21.74%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (21.74%) Oracle
7 8 (17.39%) SQL
7 8 (17.39%) Windows
7 8 (17.39%) ITIL
7 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
7 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (17.39%) Ruby
8 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
9 6 (13.04%) Release Management
9 6 (13.04%) VMware
9 6 (13.04%) Apache
9 6 (13.04%) Perl
9 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
9 6 (13.04%) Java
9 6 (13.04%) vSphere
10 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
10 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
10 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
10 5 (10.87%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
11 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (8.70%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (13.04%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.70%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.17%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Ant
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.17%) Toad
3 1 (2.17%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.17%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (2.17%) JMeter
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Law
2 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Administrator
2 8 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (15.22%) Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Technician
7 1 (2.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Interaction Designer
7 1 (2.17%) OBIEE Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Coach
7 1 (2.17%) Tester
7 1 (2.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) CSS
1 4 (8.70%) XML
1 4 (8.70%) JSON
1 4 (8.70%) jQuery
1 4 (8.70%) HTML
1 4 (8.70%) Flask
2 3 (6.52%) RESTful
2 3 (6.52%) Leaflet
3 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) User Experience
2 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Derivative
3 1 (2.17%) DataPower
3 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) UNIX
3 8 (17.39%) Windows
3 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Solaris
4 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (36.96%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.39%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) Release Management
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.70%) High Availability
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Service Management
6 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.35%) ETL
7 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.35%) User Stories
7 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.35%) Information Management
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) Python
2 8 (17.39%) Ruby
2 8 (17.39%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) Perl
3 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) RHCE
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) vSphere
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Firmware
4 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (6.52%) Vagrant
2 3 (6.52%) Puppet
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Informatica
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle
3 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 6 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Infoblox
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Sybase
6 1 (2.17%) Siebel
6 1 (2.17%) Sun