The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 43 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 22 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.85% 2.30% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.63% 7.55% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £37.23 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -0.72%
Shell Script
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 53 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 44.58% 30.46% 32.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 30 55
Average daily rate £375 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.99 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.70% -0.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 20 £330 -8.96%
Shell Script
North East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 23 (88.46%) SQL
3 18 (69.23%) PL/SQL
3 18 (69.23%) Oracle Database
4 17 (65.38%) UNIX
5 14 (53.85%) C
5 14 (53.85%) VB
5 14 (53.85%) Tuxedo
5 14 (53.85%) VB6
5 14 (53.85%) Performance Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 8 (30.77%) Linux
8 5 (19.23%) HP
8 5 (19.23%) SOAP
8 5 (19.23%) Java
8 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) AquaLogic
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 4 (15.38%) J2EE
9 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
9 4 (15.38%) Windows
9 4 (15.38%) Informatica
9 4 (15.38%) SOA
9 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
9 4 (15.38%) Middleware
9 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 4 (15.38%) OpenView
9 4 (15.38%) Service Management

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 14 (53.85%) Tuxedo
2 4 (15.38%) AquaLogic
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.85%) IDOL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Ant
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Front Office
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Technical Leader
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Informatica Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Java Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) SOAP
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
3 4 (15.38%) Middleware
4 3 (11.54%) JNDI
4 3 (11.54%) JDBC
4 3 (11.54%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) JMS
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) WCF
6 1 (3.85%) WF
6 1 (3.85%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) UNIX
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) HPUX
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Performance Testing
2 4 (15.38%) SOA
2 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) PL/SQL
3 14 (53.85%) C
3 14 (53.85%) VB
3 14 (53.85%) VB6
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) OpenView
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) Informatica
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft