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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 34 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.60% 2.13% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 5.11% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.11% -6.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.20 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.86%
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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
107 137 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.80% 41.77% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 98 46
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +77.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 27 March 2015, 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%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) RPG
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) MS Project
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) OS/400
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (42.86%) AS400
3 3 (42.86%) Korn
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) iSeries

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Project
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Perl Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Perl Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) AS400
1 3 (42.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) UML
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Database Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 3 (42.86%) RPG
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Korn
2 3 (42.86%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy