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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 108 98 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 41 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 0.75% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 2.51% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 18
Median daily rate £451 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £365 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £26.50 £104.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
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
1017 716 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.07% 29.91% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 426 425
Median daily rate £375 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 21
Median hourly rate £36.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.57% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Solihull - 19 - - 2
Shropshire -33 8 £370 -12.94% 1
Birmingham -12 5 £363 -3.33% 2
Coventry - 2 £369 - 1
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 94 (60.65%) Unix
2 75 (48.39%) Linux
3 70 (45.16%) Oracle
4 50 (32.26%) Software Engineering
4 50 (32.26%) Puppet
5 48 (30.97%) SQL
5 48 (30.97%) Informatica
6 44 (28.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 44 (28.39%) Amazon AWS
6 44 (28.39%) OpenStack
6 44 (28.39%) Ruby
6 44 (28.39%) Google
6 44 (28.39%) Packer
7 43 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (27.74%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (25.16%) Security Cleared
8 39 (25.16%) DevOps
9 37 (23.87%) Vagrant
10 36 (23.23%) SC Cleared
11 34 (21.94%) WebLogic
12 32 (20.65%) Pega
13 30 (19.35%) Terraform
13 30 (19.35%) Consul
14 28 (18.06%) Windows
15 27 (17.42%) Oracle Database 11g
15 27 (17.42%) Oracle Database
16 26 (16.77%) Waterfall
16 26 (16.77%) RUP
16 26 (16.77%) Data Modelling
16 26 (16.77%) BusinessObjects

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 44 (28.39%) OpenStack
2 34 (21.94%) WebLogic
3 25 (16.13%) Oracle Application Server
4 12 (7.74%) Apache Pig
5 7 (4.52%) Confluence
5 7 (4.52%) SAS
6 2 (1.29%) Apache
6 2 (1.29%) Documentum
6 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.65%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) MS Office
2 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (14.84%) Oracle 11i
1 23 (14.84%) Oracle Applications
1 23 (14.84%) Oracle EBS
1 23 (14.84%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 44 (28.39%) Amazon AWS
1 44 (28.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (27.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.45%) SNMP
2 7 (4.52%) Ethernet
2 7 (4.52%) IPv4
3 2 (1.29%) 802.11
3 2 (1.29%) BGP
3 2 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.29%) Firewall
3 2 (1.29%) HSRP
3 2 (1.29%) Internet
3 2 (1.29%) LAN
3 2 (1.29%) Network Security
3 2 (1.29%) OSPF
3 2 (1.29%) SAN
3 2 (1.29%) VoIP
3 2 (1.29%) VPN
3 2 (1.29%) VRRP
3 2 (1.29%) WAN
3 2 (1.29%) Wireless
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.65%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.42%) Oracle Database
1 27 (17.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 26 (16.77%) BusinessObjects
3 25 (16.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 23 (14.84%) Oracle Discoverer
5 22 (14.19%) Hadoop
6 17 (10.97%) Big Data
7 13 (8.39%) MariaDB
8 12 (7.74%) Apache Hive
8 12 (7.74%) Sqoop
9 10 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (6.45%) Pentaho
10 9 (5.81%) Oracle OWB
11 6 (3.87%) SQL Server
12 3 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (23.87%) Vagrant
2 25 (16.13%) ClearCase
2 25 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.81%) ClearQuest
4 7 (4.52%) CppUnit
4 7 (4.52%) JIRA
5 6 (3.87%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.29%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.65%) Automake
General
1 6 (3.87%) Finance
2 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
2 2 (1.29%) Law
3 1 (0.65%) Back Office
3 1 (0.65%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 81 (52.26%) Developer
2 30 (19.35%) Architect
3 27 (17.42%) DBA
4 25 (16.13%) Applications Developer
5 23 (14.84%) Oracle DBA
6 18 (11.61%) SC Cleared DBA
7 17 (10.97%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 17 (10.97%) Senior Developer
8 16 (10.32%) Lead Developer
9 15 (9.68%) Hadoop Developer
10 13 (8.39%) Cloud Developer
11 12 (7.74%) Hadoop Architect
12 11 (7.10%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (5.81%) Technical Architect
14 7 (4.52%) Administrator
14 7 (4.52%) Big Data Architect
14 7 (4.52%) Data Architect
14 7 (4.52%) Senior Applications Developer
14 7 (4.52%) Team Leader
15 6 (3.87%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.13%) ELK Stack
1 25 (16.13%) Sensu
2 11 (7.10%) J2EE
2 11 (7.10%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (4.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (4.52%) Regular Expression
4 6 (3.87%) REST
5 5 (3.23%) .NET
6 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.94%) RESTful
6 3 (1.94%) SOAP
6 3 (1.94%) WCF
6 3 (1.94%) Web Services
6 3 (1.94%) XML
6 3 (1.94%) XSD
6 3 (1.94%) XSLT
7 2 (1.29%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.29%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.52%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (2.58%) DataPower
3 3 (1.94%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) Derivative
5 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 94 (60.65%) Unix
2 75 (48.39%) Linux
3 28 (18.06%) Windows
4 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.58%) CentOS
6 2 (1.29%) AIX
6 2 (1.29%) HPUX
6 2 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.26%) Software Engineering
2 43 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (25.16%) DevOps
4 26 (16.77%) Data Modelling
4 26 (16.77%) RUP
4 26 (16.77%) Waterfall
5 25 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (16.13%) Service Management
6 24 (15.48%) Scrum
7 23 (14.84%) Database Tuning
8 16 (10.32%) OO
9 15 (9.68%) Configuration Management
9 15 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
10 14 (9.03%) Test Strategy
11 10 (6.45%) Analytics
11 10 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (5.81%) Project Planning
12 9 (5.81%) Software Architecture
12 9 (5.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.97%) SQL
2 44 (28.39%) Ruby
3 23 (14.84%) Java
4 21 (13.55%) PL/SQL
5 10 (6.45%) C
5 10 (6.45%) C++
6 5 (3.23%) Perl
7 4 (2.58%) Korn
8 3 (1.94%) C#
8 3 (1.94%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (25.16%) Security Cleared
2 36 (23.23%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.45%) OCP
3 10 (6.45%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.29%) CCNA
4 2 (1.29%) CCNP
4 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.29%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (14.84%) Oracle RAC
1 23 (14.84%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (7.74%) Apache Flume
2 12 (7.74%) HDFS
3 10 (6.45%) iptables
4 7 (4.52%) OpenSSH
5 4 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.94%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (32.26%) Puppet
2 44 (28.39%) Packer
3 30 (19.35%) Consul
3 30 (19.35%) Terraform
4 25 (16.13%) Graphite
4 25 (16.13%) Uchiwa
5 23 (14.84%) Data Guard
6 11 (7.10%) Grafana
7 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.29%) Ansible
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.65%) Cacti
9 1 (0.65%) Control-M
9 1 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.65%) Nagios
9 1 (0.65%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 70 (45.16%) Oracle
2 48 (30.97%) Informatica
3 44 (28.39%) Google
4 32 (20.65%) Pega
5 25 (16.13%) Atlassian
5 25 (16.13%) ForgeRock
5 25 (16.13%) MuleSoft
6 8 (5.16%) WSO2
7 6 (3.87%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.58%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.29%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.29%) Cisco
9 2 (1.29%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.29%) Juniper
9 2 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.29%) New Relic
9 2 (1.29%) VMware
10 1 (0.65%) Aruba
10 1 (0.65%) F5
10 1 (0.65%) Stonesoft