The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 45 47 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 1 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 1.11% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 2.15% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 11
Median daily rate £400 £615 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.95% +105.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +1.00% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £41.38 £36.25
% change year-on-year -52.87% +14.13%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 145 233 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 43.94% 51.66% 58.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 93 187
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £42.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Gloucestershire

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Gloucester -1 1 £400 -
Shell Script
South West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) Informatica
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (28.57%) Teradata
6 4 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 3 (21.43%) ISEB
7 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) SAS
7 3 (21.43%) ISO 9000
8 2 (14.29%) AIX

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (21.43%) SAS
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (14.29%) Endeca
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) OBIEE Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Informatica Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) ISEB
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 9000
2 2 (14.29%) Basel II
2 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Informatica
3 4 (28.57%) Teradata
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat