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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 95 124 87
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -37
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 55 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.64% 0.51% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.29% 1.40% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 9
Average daily rate
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£420 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £171 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £35.61 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.12% +1.75%
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
1281 1145 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.30% 36.21% 35.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 722 477
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 51 60
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £15.25 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +18 27 £400 +33.33% 4
Wiltshire - 13 £450 -
Bristol +1 7 £370 +117.64% 2
Dorset 0 5 £450 +2.85% 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 43 (59.72%) Oracle
2 37 (51.39%) Linux
3 35 (48.61%) UNIX
4 34 (47.22%) SQL
5 30 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 29 (40.28%) Finance
7 27 (37.50%) PL/SQL
7 27 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (25.00%) Java
9 17 (23.61%) Python
9 17 (23.61%) SC Cleared
9 17 (23.61%) DV Cleared
9 17 (23.61%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (22.22%) Informatica
11 15 (20.83%) Windows
11 15 (20.83%) C#
11 15 (20.83%) .NET
12 14 (19.44%) ITIL
12 14 (19.44%) Red Hat
13 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
13 13 (18.06%) MySQL
13 13 (18.06%) C++
13 13 (18.06%) VMware
13 13 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
14 12 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
14 12 (16.67%) HTML
14 12 (16.67%) Apache
14 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (15.28%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (16.67%) Apache
2 10 (13.89%) SAS
3 9 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (11.11%) JBoss
4 8 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 6 (8.33%) IIS
5 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (9.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (2.78%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) DNS
2 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.33%) Firewall
4 4 (5.56%) LDAP
4 4 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (1.39%) SAN
5 1 (1.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) MySQL
2 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
4 10 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (13.89%) BusinessObjects XI
5 9 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (5.56%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.39%) OLTP
10 1 (1.39%) Big Data
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) JDeveloper
2 7 (9.72%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.78%) Subversion
4 2 (2.78%) Maven
4 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.39%) Ant
5 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.39%) Artifactory
General
1 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Banking
2 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Developer
2 10 (13.89%) Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) DBA
4 7 (9.72%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.33%) Administrator
5 6 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (6.94%) Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Architect
6 5 (6.94%) OBIEE Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) .NET
2 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
3 12 (16.67%) HTML
4 9 (12.50%) XSLT
5 8 (11.11%) CSS
5 8 (11.11%) J2EE
6 7 (9.72%) Java EE
6 7 (9.72%) Drools
7 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (6.94%) Middleware
9 4 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (2.78%) RESTful
10 2 (2.78%) Leaflet
10 2 (2.78%) Flask
10 2 (2.78%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (2.78%) JSON
10 2 (2.78%) Ajax
10 2 (2.78%) XHTML
10 2 (2.78%) CGI
10 2 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Replication
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.78%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) CESG
5 1 (1.39%) Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (51.39%) Linux
2 35 (48.61%) UNIX
3 15 (20.83%) Windows
4 13 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.33%) CentOS
5 6 (8.33%) Solaris
6 5 (6.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (23.61%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (19.44%) ITIL
4 10 (13.89%) Workflow
4 10 (13.89%) Kimball Methodology
5 9 (12.50%) SOA
5 9 (12.50%) BPEL
5 9 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.72%) SDLC
8 6 (8.33%) MVC
8 6 (8.33%) ERP
8 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 6 (8.33%) Release Management
9 5 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.94%) Database Tuning
9 5 (6.94%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.94%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) SQL
2 27 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 18 (25.00%) Java
4 17 (23.61%) Python
5 15 (20.83%) C#
6 13 (18.06%) C++
7 11 (15.28%) Ruby
8 10 (13.89%) VB.NET
9 9 (12.50%) XQuery
10 8 (11.11%) Perl
11 6 (8.33%) C
12 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
12 4 (5.56%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.39%) C-shell
13 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.61%) SC Cleared
2 17 (23.61%) DV Cleared
3 8 (11.11%) Degree
4 7 (9.72%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.56%) HNC
5 4 (5.56%) HND
6 1 (1.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.17%) Basel II
2 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (8.33%) ISA Server
4 4 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
1 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (59.72%) Oracle
2 16 (22.22%) Informatica
3 14 (19.44%) Red Hat
4 13 (18.06%) VMware
5 8 (11.11%) OpenText
6 7 (9.72%) Teradata
7 6 (8.33%) BEA
7 6 (8.33%) Siebel
7 6 (8.33%) Ektron
8 4 (5.56%) Infoblox
8 4 (5.56%) Cisco
8 4 (5.56%) Sun
8 4 (5.56%) HP
8 4 (5.56%) McAfee
9 3 (4.17%) TOWER Software
10 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.39%) Netezza
11 1 (1.39%) Intel
11 1 (1.39%) NetApp
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