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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 42 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.39% 0.90% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 2.52% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
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£403 £263 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £225 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £301 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.73% +2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £37.00 £31.70
% change year-on-year
-23.98% +16.71%
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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
147 119 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 40.72% 35.63% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 80 47
Average daily rate £350 £330 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £441 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £29.58 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) Puppet
3 18 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 18 (81.82%) Ruby
3 18 (81.82%) Python
4 17 (77.27%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
5 16 (72.73%) UNIX
5 16 (72.73%) Windows
5 16 (72.73%) Mac OS X
6 15 (68.18%) Configuration Management
6 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (68.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
8 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (31.82%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (31.82%) Heroku
9 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (22.73%) DevOps
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
10 5 (22.73%) VMware
10 5 (22.73%) Middleware
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle
11 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
11 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (13.64%) Go
12 3 (13.64%) Java

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Apache TomEE
Cloud Services
1 17 (77.27%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (31.82%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 15 (68.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (22.73%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Mac OS X
2 16 (72.73%) UNIX
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Configuration Management
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Python
1 18 (81.82%) Ruby
2 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) Go
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) C
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (86.36%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
1 5 (22.73%) VMware