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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 49 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 2 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.41% 1.16% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 2.60% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +361.11%

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
213 231 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 44.10% 44.59% 49.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 184 180
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.61 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +9 2 - -
Shell Script
Wales

Shell Script
Top 15 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Xerox
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) BMC

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Xerox