The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 56 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.74% 1.21% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 4.20% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.14 £51.50
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -27.88%
Shell Script
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
279 119 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 51.38% 28.74% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 74 99
Average daily rate £350 £304 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.22% -2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +107.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £18.97 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Shell Script
Wales

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
3 5 (71.43%) Perl
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (57.14%) Korn
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (57.14%) Database Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 3 (42.86%) Remedy
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
6 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (28.57%) NFS
6 2 (28.57%) IBM
6 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Coaching
6 2 (28.57%) LPAR

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Database Tuning
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 1 (14.29%) Google