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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 44 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.29% 0.82% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 2.00% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£370 £278 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £35.61 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.12% +1.75%
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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
146 150 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 37.63% 40.87% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 108 47
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.65 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
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 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 31 August 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Puppet
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
3 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 6 (46.15%) UNIX
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (38.46%) Mac OS X
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) Data Guard
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Clusterware
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (23.08%) Solaris
7 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Middleware

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (23.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (15.38%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) WebSpeed
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) DBA
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Progress Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Mac OS X
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (15.38%) Go
5 2 (15.38%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) OCP
1 2 (15.38%) OCA
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (30.77%) Data Guard
3 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Progress