The first table below looks at the demand for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 16 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 Gloucestershire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 31 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 13 18 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.28% 5.33% 7.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.23% 8.96% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 48
Average daily rate £325 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -10.00%
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 £36.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -
Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
158 201 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.90% 59.47% 57.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 117 233
Average daily rate £350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 39
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £50.00
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 Gloucestershire

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Cheltenham - 11 £300 - 2
Gloucester - 2 £350 - 1
Shell Script
South West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (100.00%) UNIX
2 13 (86.67%) Solaris
3 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (33.33%) webMethods
6 5 (33.33%) Clustering
7 4 (26.67%) SAN
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) HPUX
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Bourne shell
7 4 (26.67%) Korn
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (20.00%) Informatica
9 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 2 (13.33%) XML
9 2 (13.33%) ITIL
9 2 (13.33%) jQuery
10 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (6.67%) High Availability

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (6.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (13.33%) webMethods Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) webMethods Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
2 13 (86.67%) Solaris
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) HPUX
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) High Availability
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Bourne shell
1 4 (26.67%) Korn
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) webMethods
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Informatica
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago