The first table below looks at the demand for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 106 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 17 5 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.25% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 0.69% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 26
Average daily rate £438 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £400 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1067 721 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.51% 35.46% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 375 468
Average daily rate £320 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 19
Average hourly rate £29.00 £15.46 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.55% +6.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £12.04 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.25 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -3 15 £438 +9.37% 5
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 38 (71.70%) Oracle
2 31 (58.49%) SQL
3 26 (49.06%) UNIX
4 22 (41.51%) Oracle Database
5 19 (35.85%) PL/SQL
5 19 (35.85%) Java
6 16 (30.19%) Linux
7 14 (26.42%) Solaris
8 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (22.64%) Perl
9 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
10 10 (18.87%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (16.98%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (16.98%) DNS
11 9 (16.98%) WebLogic
11 9 (16.98%) NetApp
12 8 (15.09%) EJB
12 8 (15.09%) JSP
12 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
13 7 (13.21%) Spring
13 7 (13.21%) JMS
13 7 (13.21%) Cisco
13 7 (13.21%) Struts
13 7 (13.21%) Windows
13 7 (13.21%) J2EE
13 7 (13.21%) Firewall
13 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
13 7 (13.21%) Clustering

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 9 (16.98%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.66%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (5.66%) SAP WM
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) FTP
3 4 (7.55%) SSL
4 3 (5.66%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (5.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.89%) Network Security
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.89%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) Oracle Database
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.77%) SQLPlus
7 2 (3.77%) MySQL
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.89%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Maven
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.55%) Toad
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) Ant
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) JConsole
General
1 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Administrator
3 7 (13.21%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (11.32%) DBA
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Ab Initio Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Senior DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Junior
8 2 (3.77%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) EJB
1 8 (15.09%) JSP
2 7 (13.21%) Struts
2 7 (13.21%) J2EE
2 7 (13.21%) JMS
2 7 (13.21%) Spring
3 6 (11.32%) Middleware
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (5.66%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) XML
4 3 (5.66%) Servlets
5 2 (3.77%) JRockit
5 2 (3.77%) REST
6 1 (1.89%) CGI
6 1 (1.89%) Ajax
6 1 (1.89%) Dojo
6 1 (1.89%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.89%) JPA
6 1 (1.89%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Replication
3 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) UNIX
2 16 (30.19%) Linux
3 14 (26.42%) Solaris
4 7 (13.21%) Windows
5 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.77%) AIX
6 2 (3.77%) HPUX
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (7.55%) BPEL
3 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
3 4 (7.55%) SOA
4 3 (5.66%) ETL
4 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.66%) Migration
4 3 (5.66%) Scrum
4 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.77%) High Availability
5 2 (3.77%) System Testing
5 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.89%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL
6 1 (1.89%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) PL/SQL
3 12 (22.64%) Perl
4 5 (9.43%) C
4 5 (9.43%) C++
4 5 (9.43%) Python
4 5 (9.43%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (7.55%) VB
5 4 (7.55%) PHP
6 3 (5.66%) Jython
7 2 (3.77%) Korn
7 2 (3.77%) AWK
7 2 (3.77%) sed
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (9.43%) Sendmail
4 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.89%) Xen
5 1 (1.89%) XenServer
5 1 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.89%) SRDF
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Control-M
2 4 (7.55%) Data Guard
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (5.66%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.89%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) NetApp
3 7 (13.21%) Cisco
4 6 (11.32%) Blue Coat
5 4 (7.55%) Sun
6 3 (5.66%) SAP
6 3 (5.66%) Juniper
6 3 (5.66%) BMC
6 3 (5.66%) McAfee
7 2 (3.77%) Ab Initio
7 2 (3.77%) CA
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) EMC
8 1 (1.89%) JBoss
8 1 (1.89%) Siebel
8 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.89%) Informatica
8 1 (1.89%) Veritas
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat