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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England / West Midlands
Rank 111 40 80
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +40
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 10 97 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 3.67% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 10.60% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 43 13
Median daily rate £425 £455 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.59% +51.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%

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
730 915 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.45% 34.66% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 565 396
Median daily rate £400 £370 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 34
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -19.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.04 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.50 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -19 4 £425 -3.95% 1
Birmingham -2 3 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £408 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 38 (82.61%) Unix
2 35 (76.09%) Oracle
3 31 (67.39%) SQL
4 29 (63.04%) Java
5 27 (58.70%) J2EE
6 19 (41.30%) Waterfall
7 18 (39.13%) PL/SQL
8 16 (34.78%) RUP
8 16 (34.78%) Informatica
8 16 (34.78%) webMethods
9 15 (32.61%) OO
9 15 (32.61%) WebLogic
9 15 (32.61%) Pega
10 14 (30.43%) Linux
11 13 (28.26%) Perl
11 13 (28.26%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (23.91%) CA Gen
12 11 (23.91%) Test Strategy
13 10 (21.74%) Process Improvement
13 10 (21.74%) Problem Management
14 9 (19.57%) Windows
14 9 (19.57%) IBM
14 9 (19.57%) BEA
14 9 (19.57%) Scrum
15 8 (17.39%) Data Management
15 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
15 8 (17.39%) COBOL
15 8 (17.39%) IBM InfoSphere
15 8 (17.39%) Master Data Management
15 8 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring

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 15 (32.61%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (6.52%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 2 (4.35%) Mule
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.17%) Documentum
5 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) MindAlign
5 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
1 2 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.17%) Broadband
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.17%) IMAP
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.17%) S/MIME
2 1 (2.17%) SMTP
2 1 (2.17%) SSH
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) Telnet
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (4.35%) DataStage
5 2 (4.35%) QualityStage
6 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) DB2
6 1 (2.17%) IMS/DB
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) CA Gen
2 3 (6.52%) ClearCase
2 3 (6.52%) ClearQuest
2 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.52%) PVCS
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) MSI
3 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.04%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) webMethods Developer
3 5 (10.87%) DBA
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (8.70%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) COBOL Developer
5 3 (6.52%) COBOL Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) Mainframe Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Mainframe Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Programmer
6 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) webMethods Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) J2EE
2 6 (13.04%) XSD
3 3 (6.52%) EDIFACT
3 3 (6.52%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (6.52%) XML
4 2 (4.35%) LAMP
4 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.35%) Sensu
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) JDBC
5 1 (2.17%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Unix
2 14 (30.43%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Windows
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.52%) AIX
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.35%) VME
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) HPUX
7 1 (2.17%) Solaris
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Waterfall
2 16 (34.78%) RUP
3 15 (32.61%) OO
4 13 (28.26%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (23.91%) Test Strategy
6 10 (21.74%) Problem Management
6 10 (21.74%) Process Improvement
7 9 (19.57%) Scrum
8 8 (17.39%) Data Management
8 8 (17.39%) Master Data Management
8 8 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.04%) Data Stewardship
10 4 (8.70%) Database Tuning
10 4 (8.70%) Migration
11 3 (6.52%) DevOps
11 3 (6.52%) High Availability
11 3 (6.52%) Presales
11 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) SQL
2 29 (63.04%) Java
3 18 (39.13%) PL/SQL
4 13 (28.26%) Perl
5 8 (17.39%) COBOL
6 4 (8.70%) Python
7 3 (6.52%) Ruby
8 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) C
9 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.17%) JCL
9 1 (2.17%) Korn
9 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) OCP
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCITP
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) MCTS
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) Samba
4 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Data Guard
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) Terraform
3 2 (4.35%) Grafana
3 2 (4.35%) Graphite
3 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.35%) Packer
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) Uchiwa
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) CA Endevor
4 1 (2.17%) Control-M
4 1 (2.17%) Kibana
4 1 (2.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) Informatica
2 16 (34.78%) webMethods
3 15 (32.61%) Pega
4 9 (19.57%) BEA
4 9 (19.57%) IBM
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
6 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.35%) Google
6 2 (4.35%) ICL
6 2 (4.35%) MuleSoft
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.35%) WSO2
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) Progress
7 1 (2.17%) Proofpoint
7 1 (2.17%) Splunk
7 1 (2.17%) Teradata
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