The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 50 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.45% 1.94% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 3.75% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate £338 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -1.96%
Shell Script
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
191 160 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.02% 51.61% 33.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 123 62
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £255 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £110.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -79.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) JBoss
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) JVM Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP
4 4 (57.14%) Middleware
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Unix
7 1 (14.29%) MySQL
7 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (14.29%) SAML
7 1 (14.29%) JUnit
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 4 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) SAML
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) JVM Tuning
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) VMware