The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 47 81 90
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 84 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.24% 1.42% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.40% 4.65% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 15
Average daily rate £470 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £406 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +6.53%
Shell Script
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
894 667 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.45% 30.58% 34.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 389 412
Average daily rate £363 £335 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 39 28
Average hourly rate £23.00 £28.69 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.83% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £15.86 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Shropshire +19 69 £470 -21.66% 2
Birmingham -4 7 £325 -9.72% 3
Solihull - 2 £300 -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 110 (87.30%) Unix
2 91 (72.22%) SQL
3 88 (69.84%) Oracle
4 80 (63.49%) Informatica
5 70 (55.56%) Pega
6 65 (51.59%) Java
7 64 (50.79%) PL/SQL
7 64 (50.79%) RUP
8 63 (50.00%) Waterfall
9 55 (43.65%) J2EE
10 53 (42.06%) WebLogic
10 53 (42.06%) Perl
11 49 (38.89%) ClearCase
12 48 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (35.71%) webMethods
14 41 (32.54%) BEA
15 38 (30.16%) Test Strategy
16 37 (29.37%) BusinessObjects
17 36 (28.57%) CA Gen
18 35 (27.78%) Oracle OWB
19 34 (26.98%) ClearQuest
20 31 (24.60%) Project Planning
21 30 (23.81%) OO
22 28 (22.22%) Data Modelling
23 27 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
24 22 (17.46%) Configuration Management
24 22 (17.46%) Software Architecture
25 20 (15.87%) Scrum
26 18 (14.29%) Linux
27 17 (13.49%) Software Engineering

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 53 (42.06%) WebLogic
2 13 (10.32%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.97%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.38%) SAS
6 2 (1.59%) Apache
6 2 (1.59%) Confluence
6 2 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (11.90%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.37%) BusinessObjects
2 35 (27.78%) Oracle OWB
3 13 (10.32%) Hadoop
4 9 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (6.35%) Big Data
5 8 (6.35%) Pentaho
6 6 (4.76%) MariaDB
7 5 (3.97%) Apache Hive
7 5 (3.97%) Sqoop
8 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.38%) MySQL
9 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.38%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.59%) DataStage
10 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (38.89%) ClearCase
2 36 (28.57%) CA Gen
3 34 (26.98%) ClearQuest
4 11 (8.73%) Vagrant
5 7 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.38%) JIRA
7 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.59%) JUnit
7 2 (1.59%) Selenium
8 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 3 (2.38%) Finance
2 2 (1.59%) Back Office
2 2 (1.59%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (63.49%) Developer
2 37 (29.37%) Architect
3 22 (17.46%) Software Architect
4 16 (12.70%) Lead Developer
4 16 (12.70%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.32%) Hadoop Developer
6 9 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 7 (5.56%) Programmer
8 6 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
8 6 (4.76%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Senior Applications Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Integration Architect
11 3 (2.38%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.38%) Unix Scripter
11 3 (2.38%) webMethods Developer
12 2 (1.59%) Hadoop Architect
12 2 (1.59%) Integration Developer
12 2 (1.59%) Pentaho Developer
12 2 (1.59%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (43.65%) J2EE
2 7 (5.56%) ELK Stack
2 7 (5.56%) Sensu
3 6 (4.76%) REST
3 6 (4.76%) SOAP
4 5 (3.97%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (3.17%) RESTful
5 4 (3.17%) Web Services
6 3 (2.38%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.38%) HTML
6 3 (2.38%) Java EE
6 3 (2.38%) Spring
6 3 (2.38%) XML
7 2 (1.59%) HTML5
7 2 (1.59%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (1.59%) J2SE
7 2 (1.59%) JSON
7 2 (1.59%) Middleware
8 1 (0.79%) CSS
8 1 (0.79%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.17%) DataPower
2 2 (1.59%) Derivative
2 2 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.79%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 110 (87.30%) Unix
2 18 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (2.38%) AIX
4 2 (1.59%) HPUX
4 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Solaris
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.79%) Windows
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (50.79%) RUP
2 63 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 48 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (30.16%) Test Strategy
5 31 (24.60%) Project Planning
6 30 (23.81%) OO
7 28 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 27 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (17.46%) Configuration Management
9 22 (17.46%) Software Architecture
10 20 (15.87%) Scrum
11 17 (13.49%) Problem Management
11 17 (13.49%) Software Engineering
12 16 (12.70%) Process Improvement
13 10 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (7.94%) DevOps
13 10 (7.94%) SDLC
14 9 (7.14%) User Stories
15 7 (5.56%) Open Source
15 7 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (72.22%) SQL
2 65 (51.59%) Java
3 64 (50.79%) PL/SQL
4 53 (42.06%) Perl
5 13 (10.32%) Ruby
6 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.59%) C
7 2 (1.59%) C++
7 2 (1.59%) Groovy
7 2 (1.59%) Korn
7 2 (1.59%) Python
8 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.79%) Clojure
8 1 (0.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) Scala
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.97%) SC Cleared
1 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (3.97%) Apache Flume
1 5 (3.97%) HDFS
2 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (10.32%) Packer
1 13 (10.32%) Puppet
2 11 (8.73%) Terraform
3 7 (5.56%) Graphite
3 7 (5.56%) Uchiwa
4 5 (3.97%) Grafana
5 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 88 (69.84%) Oracle
2 80 (63.49%) Informatica
3 70 (55.56%) Pega
4 45 (35.71%) webMethods
5 41 (32.54%) BEA
6 13 (10.32%) Google
7 7 (5.56%) Atlassian
7 7 (5.56%) ForgeRock
7 7 (5.56%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.59%) HP
8 2 (1.59%) IBM
8 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.59%) Serena
8 2 (1.59%) VMware
8 2 (1.59%) WSO2
9 1 (0.79%) SunGard
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