The first table below looks at the demand for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 18 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 Bristol 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 69 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.47% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £495 £353 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.42% -
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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
394 216 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.05% 33.80% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 120 178
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 31
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% +9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £12.42 £22.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Shell Script
South West

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Korn
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) PLM
3 4 (44.44%) NAS
3 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) NFS
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) AWK
4 3 (33.33%) sed
4 3 (33.33%) Data Entry
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Informatica
6 1 (11.11%) FTP
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (11.11%) PowerExchange
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Grunt
1 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Information Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) X-Windows
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) RSS
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) WebKit
1 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PLM
1 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Korn
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) AWK
3 3 (33.33%) sed
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) NetApp
2 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Zend