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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 129 99 128
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +29
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 18 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 1.34% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 3.40% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 11
Median daily rate £393 £390 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
1171 1263 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.38% 39.47% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 851 755
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 84 49
Median hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £19.03 £19.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -21 9 £413 - 1
Bristol +3 4 £350 -2.77% 1
Dorset -2 4 £393 -12.77%
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 32 (74.42%) Linux
2 31 (72.09%) Unix
3 24 (55.81%) SQL
4 17 (39.53%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (37.21%) Windows
6 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
7 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
7 14 (32.56%) VMware
8 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
9 12 (27.91%) SCCM
9 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
9 12 (27.91%) Clustering
9 12 (27.91%) Oracle
9 12 (27.91%) Python
9 12 (27.91%) SAN
9 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
10 11 (25.58%) Ingres
10 11 (25.58%) Java
10 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (25.58%) Finance
10 11 (25.58%) Failover Clustering
10 11 (25.58%) SQL Optimisation
11 10 (23.26%) Server Patching
12 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (20.93%) LDAP
13 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
14 7 (16.28%) Perl
14 7 (16.28%) ITIL
14 7 (16.28%) Solaris

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 6 (13.95%) MQSeries
2 4 (9.30%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.98%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) SAN
2 9 (20.93%) LDAP
3 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.95%) Firewall
4 6 (13.95%) FTP
4 6 (13.95%) HTTP
4 6 (13.95%) HTTPS
4 6 (13.95%) IPsec
4 6 (13.95%) NAS
4 6 (13.95%) Network Security
4 6 (13.95%) tcpdump
4 6 (13.95%) VPN
4 6 (13.95%) Wireshark
5 4 (9.30%) DHCP
5 4 (9.30%) DNS
6 1 (2.33%) IPv6
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) Ingres
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.30%) OrientDB
5 3 (6.98%) Big Data
5 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.65%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) DataStage
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Ant
1 5 (11.63%) ClearCase
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
1 5 (11.63%) JMeter
1 5 (11.63%) Maven
1 5 (11.63%) Selenium
2 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) DBA
2 12 (27.91%) SQL DBA
3 11 (25.58%) Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Solutions Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.65%) ETL Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared DBA
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) J2EE
1 6 (13.95%) JSON
2 4 (9.30%) REST
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) EJB
4 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) Java RMI
4 1 (2.33%) JDBC
4 1 (2.33%) JSP
4 1 (2.33%) OC4J
4 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.33%) Servlets
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Clustering
2 6 (13.95%) iPad
3 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) CESG
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Linux
2 31 (72.09%) Unix
3 16 (37.21%) Windows
4 7 (16.28%) Solaris
5 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.33%) AIX
6 1 (2.33%) HPUX
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Optimisation
2 10 (23.26%) Server Patching
3 7 (16.28%) Data Management
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.63%) ETL
5 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps
6 4 (9.30%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.30%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (6.98%) Kernel Tuning
7 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) SQL
2 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
3 12 (27.91%) Python
4 11 (25.58%) Java
5 7 (16.28%) Perl
6 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.30%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.33%) Korn
8 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.95%) Samba
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.33%) XenApp
5 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) SCCM
2 11 (25.58%) Failover Clustering
3 7 (16.28%) Puppet
4 6 (13.95%) Nagios
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (4.65%) yum
6 1 (2.33%) Control-M
6 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) VMware
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle
2 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
3 6 (13.95%) F5
3 6 (13.95%) NetApp
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) Splunk
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Netezza
6 1 (2.33%) Veritas