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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 123 111 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 17 13 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.53% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 1.53% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 27
Average daily rate
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£300 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £383 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £585 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.68%
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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
1160 850 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.35% 34.67% 42.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 521 593
Average daily rate £378 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 48 98
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £14.75 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 14 £300 - 2
Somerset 0 1 £500 -33.33%
Wiltshire - 1 £335 - 2
Devon - 1 - -
Bristol - - - - 5
Avon - - - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) UNIX
3 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) Oracle
4 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 12 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
5 11 (30.56%) ITIL
5 11 (30.56%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (27.78%) Informatica
7 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (22.22%) Perl
9 7 (19.44%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (19.44%) jQuery
9 7 (19.44%) Windows
10 6 (16.67%) XML
10 6 (16.67%) SAN
10 6 (16.67%) Python
10 6 (16.67%) Finance
10 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
11 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
11 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (11.11%) Data Guard
12 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (11.11%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) LDAP
5 1 (2.78%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) SMTP
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) SNMP
5 1 (2.78%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.78%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) JMeter
2 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.78%) JDeveloper
2 1 (2.78%) Ant
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Security Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) jQuery
2 6 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) Ajax
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) Flask
4 1 (2.78%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) UNIX
3 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.78%) HPUX
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (30.56%) ITIL
3 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.11%) Release Management
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) User Stories
8 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) ETL
8 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.56%) Information Management
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Workflow
8 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Perl
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) Korn
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.78%) Squid
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) NFS
2 1 (2.78%) qmail
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) Informatica
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (2.78%) Infoblox