Period
to 18 September 2019

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 6 months to 18 September 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 60 55
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 -1
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 16 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.82% 0.93% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 2.03% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £494 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +8.82% +21.00%
10th Percentile £425 £416 £347
90th Percentile £575 £513 £597
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 503 295 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 57.09% 45.81% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 158 144
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £266 £216
90th Percentile £575 £563 £488
South West median daily rate £438 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 31 31
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% +3.53%
10th Percentile £40.58 £26.25 £16.75
90th Percentile £55.00 £48.75 £58.75
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.73% +8.13%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 18 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +11 9 £550 +11.39%
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Shell Script
South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) DV Cleared
4 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (75.00%) Unix
4 12 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (75.00%) Replication
4 12 (75.00%) Clustering
4 12 (75.00%) Task Automation
5 11 (68.75%) Data Security
5 11 (68.75%) HP
5 11 (68.75%) MySQL
5 11 (68.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
5 11 (68.75%) High Availability
5 11 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (68.75%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (50.00%) Big Data
6 8 (50.00%) Sybase
6 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
7 3 (18.75%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) Selenium
8 2 (12.50%) WebSphere

Shell Script
Co-occurring 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 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
2 11 (68.75%) MySQL
3 8 (50.00%) Big Data
3 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JMeter
1 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) DBA
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (43.75%) Administrator
3 7 (43.75%) DV Cleared DBA
4 6 (37.50%) Senior DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) XSD
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Clustering
1 12 (75.00%) Replication
2 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Unix
3 11 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (75.00%) Task Automation
2 11 (68.75%) Data Security
2 11 (68.75%) High Availability
3 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Document Management
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) Sybase