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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 62 70
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 5 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.61% 1.32% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 3.96% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 0
Median daily rate £438 £343 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.73% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +1.00% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £8.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £44.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -55.68% +21.37%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 320 303 316
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 39.07% 33.26% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 209 234
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Shell Script as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Bristol

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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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Bristol over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Bristol

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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 30 March 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (40.00%) Ingres
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Optimisation
5 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) Data Encryption
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC

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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (40.00%) Ingres
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (10.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Encryption
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Hardening
4 1 (10.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) GFS2
3 1 (10.00%) OCFS2
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) vRealize
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) VMware