The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 74 80 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -37
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 20 10 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.30% 0.77% 3.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 2.12% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £363 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.14 £51.50
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -27.88%
Shell Script
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
587 471 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.22% 36.26% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 285 261
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £204 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 42
Average hourly rate £46.75 £21.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.61% -48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +4 5 £475 +58.33%
Staines -8 1 £325 - 1
Woking - - - -
Guildford - - - - 2
Redhill - - - -
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 20 (83.33%) UNIX
2 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
3 13 (54.17%) VMware
4 11 (45.83%) Perl
4 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 10 (41.67%) Solaris
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) C
8 7 (29.17%) DNS
8 7 (29.17%) Python
8 7 (29.17%) LDAP
8 7 (29.17%) Sendmail
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (25.00%) Blue Coat
9 6 (25.00%) McAfee
9 6 (25.00%) Firewall
9 6 (25.00%) VPN
9 6 (25.00%) Websense
9 6 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
9 6 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
9 6 (25.00%) Juniper
9 6 (25.00%) SAN
9 6 (25.00%) NetApp

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
1 7 (29.17%) LDAP
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) SMS
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) SMTP
2 6 (25.00%) SSL
3 5 (20.83%) HTTP
3 5 (20.83%) GPRS
4 4 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.17%) Metasploit
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Tester
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX Support
4 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Security Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Integrator
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) YAML
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
1 4 (16.67%) PKI
1 4 (16.67%) Smart Meter
1 4 (16.67%) DataPower
2 3 (12.50%) HACMP
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) UNIX
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Solaris
4 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (25.00%) AIX
6 2 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (4.17%) Windows NT
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Use Case
5 1 (4.17%) Test Management
5 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Perl
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) C
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) C++
4 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) Bourne shell
7 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) OSCP
3 1 (4.17%) CEH
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) Sendmail
3 4 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (8.33%) Nmap
6 1 (4.17%) NFS
6 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas File System
6 1 (4.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 6 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (16.67%) Puppet
3 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (8.33%) Nessus
4 2 (8.33%) CORE IMPACT
4 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (4.17%) Control-M
5 1 (4.17%) OpenView
5 1 (4.17%) Legato
5 1 (4.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 6 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (25.00%) McAfee
3 6 (25.00%) Websense
3 6 (25.00%) Juniper
3 6 (25.00%) NetApp
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) F5
4 4 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) Veritas
5 3 (12.50%) EMC
6 2 (8.33%) Sun
7 1 (4.17%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) Dell