The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 40 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.99% 0.92% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.32% -37.44%
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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 Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
141 69 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 40.06% 21.10% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 40 36
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 17
Average hourly rate £23.13 £16.72 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.30% -34.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.80 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £20.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the Southampton region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Southampton region.

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
2 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) JMeter
3 4 (44.44%) WebInspect
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) Confluence
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) GIS
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Hudson
6 1 (11.11%) Introscope
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Build Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) STB
2 1 (11.11%) Smartcard
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) BPEL
5 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) WebInspect
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP