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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 100 87 101
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 49 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.51% 1.23% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.79% 4.22% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 11
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £415 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £455 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £401 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.24% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £27.11
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +65.97%
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
1023 734 824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.57% 29.22% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 438 450
Median daily rate £360 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £247 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 28
Median hourly rate £39.20 £30.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.66% +46.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £11.26 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.84 £37.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire -29 13 £316 -25.76%
Coventry - 9 £450 - 1
Birmingham +1 7 £375 -
Solihull - 3 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £375 -
Warwickshire - 1 £475 -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 72 (67.29%) Unix
2 62 (57.94%) Oracle
3 56 (52.34%) Linux
4 41 (38.32%) SQL
5 34 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (29.91%) Java
6 32 (29.91%) WebLogic
6 32 (29.91%) Performance Tuning
7 31 (28.97%) Security Cleared
8 29 (27.10%) Windows
8 29 (27.10%) Oracle Database
9 27 (25.23%) SC Cleared
9 27 (25.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 24 (22.43%) Oracle Application Server
10 24 (22.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 23 (21.50%) Oracle Discoverer
11 23 (21.50%) Oracle 11i
11 23 (21.50%) Oracle EBS
11 23 (21.50%) Oracle Applications
11 23 (21.50%) Oracle RAC
11 23 (21.50%) Oracle EBS R12
11 23 (21.50%) Data Guard
11 23 (21.50%) Database Tuning
11 23 (21.50%) DevOps
11 23 (21.50%) Virtual Machines
12 22 (20.56%) Puppet
12 22 (20.56%) PL/SQL
13 20 (18.69%) Informatica
14 19 (17.76%) J2EE
15 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (29.91%) WebLogic
2 24 (22.43%) Oracle Application Server
3 14 (13.08%) OpenStack
4 7 (6.54%) Apache Pig
4 7 (6.54%) SAS
5 5 (4.67%) Mule
6 4 (3.74%) Apache
7 3 (2.80%) Documentum
8 2 (1.87%) Confluence
8 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.93%) MindAlign
9 1 (0.93%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
2 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) HipChat
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Oracle 11i
1 23 (21.50%) Oracle Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Oracle EBS
1 23 (21.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.87%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) SNMP
2 9 (8.41%) Ethernet
3 8 (7.48%) IPv4
4 2 (1.87%) 802.11
4 2 (1.87%) BGP
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.87%) DNS
4 2 (1.87%) Firewall
4 2 (1.87%) LAN
4 2 (1.87%) LDAP
4 2 (1.87%) Network Security
4 2 (1.87%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.87%) OSPF
4 2 (1.87%) SSH
4 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.87%) VoIP
4 2 (1.87%) VPN
4 2 (1.87%) VRRP
4 2 (1.87%) WAN
4 2 (1.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.10%) Oracle Database
2 27 (25.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (22.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 23 (21.50%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (11.21%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (8.41%) Hadoop
7 8 (7.48%) Big Data
7 8 (7.48%) IBM InfoSphere
7 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
8 7 (6.54%) Apache Hive
8 7 (6.54%) Sqoop
9 4 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.87%) MariaDB
11 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.28%) ClearCase
3 8 (7.48%) CppUnit
3 8 (7.48%) Vagrant
4 7 (6.54%) CA Gen
5 6 (5.61%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (2.80%) ClearQuest
6 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.87%) Automake
7 2 (1.87%) JIRA
8 1 (0.93%) Ant
8 1 (0.93%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.93%) JUnit
8 1 (0.93%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.93%) Maven
8 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (5.61%) Retail
2 5 (4.67%) Finance
3 2 (1.87%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.93%) Front Office
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (32.71%) Developer
2 28 (26.17%) DBA
3 24 (22.43%) Oracle DBA
4 18 (16.82%) SC Cleared DBA
5 17 (15.89%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 15 (14.02%) Architect
7 12 (11.21%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Administrator
9 7 (6.54%) Big Data Architect
9 7 (6.54%) Data Architect
9 7 (6.54%) Hadoop Architect
9 7 (6.54%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Applications Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Cloud Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Embedded Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) C++ Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.76%) J2EE
2 14 (13.08%) ELK Stack
3 13 (12.15%) Sensu
4 9 (8.41%) XSD
5 8 (7.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (7.48%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (7.48%) Regular Expression
6 5 (4.67%) .NET
7 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.80%) REST
7 3 (2.80%) WCF
7 3 (2.80%) XML
7 3 (2.80%) XSLT
8 2 (1.87%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.93%) MCollective
9 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (3.74%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.80%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (67.29%) Unix
2 56 (52.34%) Linux
3 29 (27.10%) Windows
4 7 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.67%) CentOS
6 2 (1.87%) VME
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.93%) AIX
7 1 (0.93%) HPUX
7 1 (0.93%) Solaris
7 1 (0.93%) VMS
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.91%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (21.50%) Database Tuning
3 23 (21.50%) DevOps
4 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
5 16 (14.95%) Scrum
6 12 (11.21%) Configuration Management
6 12 (11.21%) RUP
6 12 (11.21%) Waterfall
7 11 (10.28%) Data Management
7 11 (10.28%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (10.28%) Master Data Management
8 10 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (9.35%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.41%) OO
9 9 (8.41%) Service Management
10 8 (7.48%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (5.61%) Migration
11 6 (5.61%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (5.61%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.32%) SQL
2 32 (29.91%) Java
3 22 (20.56%) PL/SQL
4 14 (13.08%) Ruby
5 12 (11.21%) C
6 11 (10.28%) C++
7 10 (9.35%) Perl
8 8 (7.48%) COBOL
9 3 (2.80%) C#
9 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.80%) Korn
9 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.87%) Python
11 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.93%) JCL
Qualifications
1 31 (28.97%) Security Cleared
2 27 (25.23%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.35%) OCP
3 10 (9.35%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.87%) CCNA
4 2 (1.87%) CCNP
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.87%) Degree
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.93%) MCSA
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (21.50%) Oracle RAC
1 23 (21.50%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (10.28%) iptables
3 8 (7.48%) OpenSSH
4 7 (6.54%) Apache Flume
4 7 (6.54%) HDFS
5 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.93%) Docker
7 1 (0.93%) Postfix
7 1 (0.93%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.93%) Squid
7 1 (0.93%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (21.50%) Data Guard
2 22 (20.56%) Puppet
3 15 (14.02%) Packer
4 13 (12.15%) Graphite
4 13 (12.15%) Uchiwa
5 9 (8.41%) Terraform
6 7 (6.54%) Grafana
7 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (3.74%) Consul
9 2 (1.87%) Ansible
9 2 (1.87%) Control-M
10 1 (0.93%) CA Endevor
10 1 (0.93%) Cacti
10 1 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.93%) logstash
10 1 (0.93%) Nagios
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.93%) SmokePing
10 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 62 (57.94%) Oracle
2 20 (18.69%) Informatica
3 16 (14.95%) Pega
4 14 (13.08%) Google
4 14 (13.08%) MuleSoft
5 13 (12.15%) Atlassian
6 9 (8.41%) webMethods
7 8 (7.48%) ForgeRock
7 8 (7.48%) IBM
7 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
8 6 (5.61%) BEA
8 6 (5.61%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.61%) WSO2
9 4 (3.74%) VMware
10 2 (1.87%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.87%) Cisco
10 2 (1.87%) ICL
10 2 (1.87%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.87%) Juniper
10 2 (1.87%) MicroStrategy
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