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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 57 64 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.68% 0.31% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.50% 0.86% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £200 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -48.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £200 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £200 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.06 £37.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-24.15% +15.26%
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
286 233 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 48.15% 36.07% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 161 73
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.13 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -42.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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 30 June 2015. 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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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
Cardiff +13 9 £425 +112.50% 1
Shell Script
Wales

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) JBoss
1 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 8 (57.14%) Maven
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (57.14%) JVM Tuning
2 7 (50.00%) Middleware
2 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) HTTP
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) AS400
5 4 (28.57%) iSeries
5 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) OS/400
5 4 (28.57%) UML
5 4 (28.57%) OO

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) JBoss
1 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Project
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
1 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Maven
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) TestDirector
3 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Perl Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Perl Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) EAI Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
1 7 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) AS400
1 4 (28.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 4 (28.57%) OS/400
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (57.14%) JVM Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Test Management
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) EAI
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) COBOL
1 4 (28.57%) RPG
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) HP