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 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 99 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -11
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 20 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 1.71% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 5.66% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 17
Average daily rate
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£369 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £245 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.73% +2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £26.50 £36.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.39% -1.35%
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
766 707 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.51% 30.17% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 419 272
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £231 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 25 17
Average hourly rate £23.75 £33.55 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.21% +8.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.45 £19.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.00 £43.56
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 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Shropshire +3 7 £425 - 1
Birmingham -9 6 £375 - 2
Coventry - 3 £350 - 1
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England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 42 (84.00%) UNIX
2 36 (72.00%) SQL
3 31 (62.00%) Oracle
4 21 (42.00%) Informatica
4 21 (42.00%) Java
5 19 (38.00%) J2EE
6 18 (36.00%) webMethods
7 16 (32.00%) WebLogic
7 16 (32.00%) Linux
8 15 (30.00%) Pega
9 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
11 11 (22.00%) Perl
11 11 (22.00%) RUP
11 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
12 10 (20.00%) Netezza
12 10 (20.00%) Data Extraction
12 10 (20.00%) Ab Initio
12 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (20.00%) ETL
12 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (18.00%) BEA
14 8 (16.00%) Windows
14 8 (16.00%) HTML
14 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
14 8 (16.00%) Test Strategy
15 7 (14.00%) MySQL
16 6 (12.00%) Business Objects
16 6 (12.00%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 16 (32.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (8.00%) JUnit
1 4 (8.00%) JIRA
1 4 (8.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) CA Gen
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.00%) ProC
2 1 (2.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Developer
2 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Ab Initio Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Software Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.00%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (2.00%) Support Consultant
6 1 (2.00%) Administrator
6 1 (2.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) J2EE
2 8 (16.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) XML
3 4 (8.00%) jQuery
3 4 (8.00%) HTML5
3 4 (8.00%) REST
3 4 (8.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) SOAP
3 4 (8.00%) XHTML
3 4 (8.00%) J2SE
3 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (8.00%) Spring
3 4 (8.00%) Ajax
4 3 (6.00%) JSON
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 2 (4.00%) Statistics
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Wiki
3 1 (2.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) UNIX
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.00%) Windows
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) Solaris
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
2 11 (22.00%) RUP
2 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) ETL
3 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (12.00%) Open Source
7 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) DevOps
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Web Development
8 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) Perl
4 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.00%) VB
7 4 (8.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.00%) VBA
10 1 (2.00%) C
10 1 (2.00%) COBOL
10 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Oracle
2 21 (42.00%) Informatica
3 18 (36.00%) webMethods
4 15 (30.00%) Pega
5 10 (20.00%) Netezza
5 10 (20.00%) Ab Initio
6 9 (18.00%) BEA
7 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.00%) Business Objects
8 5 (10.00%) IBM
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.00%) VMware
9 3 (6.00%) LANDesk
10 2 (4.00%) Symantec
10 2 (4.00%) Sybase
11 1 (2.00%) Retek
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