Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 100 89
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 0
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 18 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.86% 0.69% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 1.69% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 8
Bristol median daily rate £475 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% - -27.78%
10th Percentile £363 £303 £294
90th Percentile £494 £355 £379
South West median daily rate £475 £418 £360
% change year-on-year +13.77% +15.97% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 914 767 589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 43.65% 40.75% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 502 409
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -1.37%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £494 £532
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 18
Bristol median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -1.30% +2.67%
10th Percentile £35.41 £13.56 £19.64
90th Percentile £64.75 £48.75 £49.20
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +10.26% -1.27% -4.82%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 17 (94.44%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (44.44%) Puppet
4 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (44.44%) DevOps
5 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Samba
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (33.33%) NFS
6 6 (33.33%) CentOS
6 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 6 (33.33%) Ansible
7 5 (27.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
7 5 (27.78%) Wiki
7 5 (27.78%) Build Automation
7 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 5 (27.78%) Data Extraction

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 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (27.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (22.22%) Serverless
4 2 (11.11%) IaaS
4 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon Athena
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 4 (22.22%) Data Lake
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) Sqoop
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) HBase
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Wiki
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (16.67%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) CentOS
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (27.78%) Build Automation
3 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Data Extraction
3 5 (27.78%) ETL
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 4 (22.22%) MapReduce
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
4 4 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) Visual Effects
7 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Python
2 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) Korn
3 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 4 (22.22%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) NFS
1 6 (33.33%) Samba
2 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 6 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Informatica