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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 35 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 8 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.46% 0.98% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 2.75% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £263 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £301 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-27.39% +13.70%
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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
116 109 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 35.69% 35.50% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 81 52
Average daily rate £363 £315 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 12
Average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £19.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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 29 May 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (90.00%) Puppet
3 26 (86.67%) Jenkins
3 26 (86.67%) Ruby
3 26 (86.67%) Python
4 25 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (80.00%) PowerShell
5 24 (80.00%) UNIX
5 24 (80.00%) Windows
5 24 (80.00%) Mac OS X
6 23 (76.67%) Configuration Management
6 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (76.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 23 (76.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
8 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (43.33%) Ruby on Rails
9 13 (43.33%) Heroku
9 13 (43.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (26.67%) Go
12 5 (16.67%) VMware
12 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
12 5 (16.67%) Middleware
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (16.67%) DevOps
13 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
14 3 (10.00%) Java

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.33%) Apache TomEE
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 25 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (76.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (43.33%) Heroku
4 10 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 23 (76.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (80.00%) UNIX
2 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Mac OS X
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Configuration Management
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (43.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) SOA
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) Ruby
1 26 (86.67%) Python
2 24 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (26.67%) Go
4 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (90.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) VMware
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle