Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Shell Script skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Shell Script over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 96 84
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 +15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 16 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.81% 0.76% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.01% 2.03% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 16
Bristol median daily rate £325 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.71% +150.00%
10th Percentile £304 £294 £325
90th Percentile £417 £339 £478
South West median daily rate £350 £360 £431
% change year-on-year -2.78% -16.52% +19.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Shell Script is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 796 641 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.39% 37.68% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 458 521
Bristol median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £269 £267 £273
90th Percentile £488 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 15
Bristol median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -20.22%
10th Percentile £13.68 £25.32 £11.90
90th Percentile £50.10 £50.63 £60.10
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £38.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.25% -1.91% +12.14%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Bristol

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Bristol

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (62.50%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 10 (62.50%) Samba
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) NFS
5 9 (56.25%) Python
5 9 (56.25%) LAN
5 9 (56.25%) CentOS
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
5 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
6 8 (50.00%) Houdini
6 8 (50.00%) NUKE
6 8 (50.00%) Maya
6 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
7 7 (43.75%) Unix
7 7 (43.75%) Visual Effects
7 7 (43.75%) Animation
8 6 (37.50%) J2EE
8 6 (37.50%) Apache
8 6 (37.50%) Firewall
9 5 (31.25%) Middleware
9 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco
9 5 (31.25%) Solaris
9 5 (31.25%) ITIL

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) EPiServer
3 4 (25.00%) IIS
3 4 (25.00%) JBoss
3 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (6.25%) iPlanet
4 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Houdini
1 8 (50.00%) Maya
1 8 (50.00%) NUKE
1 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (6.25%) FCoE
6 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
6 1 (6.25%) LDAP
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Administrator
1 10 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) Middleware
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (43.75%) Animation
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (56.25%) CentOS
4 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
5 7 (43.75%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) Solaris
7 1 (6.25%) AIX
7 1 (6.25%) HPUX
7 1 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Effects
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C-shell
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 10 (62.50%) Samba
2 9 (56.25%) NFS
3 3 (18.75%) ISA Server
4 2 (12.50%) Firmware
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) KVM
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) OpenView
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) BEA
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Opsware
5 1 (6.25%) PlateSpin
5 1 (6.25%) Siebel
5 1 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas