The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southampton region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 40 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.61% 1.91% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 6.00% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Average daily rate
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£263 £308 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +44.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £304 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £320 £223
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.35 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.44% -11.06%
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
115 100 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 34.95% 31.85% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 53 45
Average daily rate £338 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 14
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -20.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.63 £13.10 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MPEG
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CA

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) MPEG
1 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) BPEL
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CA