The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England / South West
Rank 121 114 121
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 14 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.80% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 2.11% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 13
Median daily rate £419 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £612 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £8.00
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 the South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1024 1089 1127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.09% 37.98% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 637 714
Median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.20% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 115 54
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the South West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in the South West

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Wiltshire +2 4 £469 +6.53% 1
Bristol -5 4 £344 +5.76% 3
Gloucestershire -3 1 £400 -34.95% 1
Somerset - 1 £450 - 1
Devon - 1 - -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 32 (74.42%) SQL
2 27 (62.79%) Oracle
3 23 (53.49%) Unix
4 18 (41.86%) Linux
5 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
6 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
6 15 (34.88%) PL/SQL
6 15 (34.88%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (32.56%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (27.91%) Finance
9 11 (25.58%) Windows
9 11 (25.58%) Java
10 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
10 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
11 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
12 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
13 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 7 (16.28%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (16.28%) .NET
13 7 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (13.95%) ITIL
14 6 (13.95%) IBM
14 6 (13.95%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (13.95%) Solaris
14 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
14 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
14 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.63%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) SAS
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.33%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.33%) GitHub
1 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) SSH
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
2 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
3 7 (16.28%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (11.63%) Ingres
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (4.65%) Endeca
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (2.33%) DB2
8 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) Ant
2 4 (9.30%) Maven
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
3 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.98%) JUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.65%) Selenium
4 2 (4.65%) Toad
4 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Electronics
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Administrator
1 12 (27.91%) DBA
2 6 (13.95%) Applications Support
2 6 (13.95%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (13.95%) SQL DBA
3 5 (11.63%) OBIEE Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Informatica Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (9.30%) Middleware
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.65%) HTML
4 2 (4.65%) OAuth2
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (4.65%) REST
4 2 (4.65%) Spring
4 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
4 2 (4.65%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (2.33%) J2EE
5 1 (2.33%) RESTful
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Unix
2 18 (41.86%) Linux
3 11 (25.58%) Windows
4 6 (13.95%) Solaris
5 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.98%) AIX
7 2 (4.65%) CentOS
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (32.56%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Data Encryption
4 5 (11.63%) ETL
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Optimisation
5 4 (9.30%) Capacity Management
5 4 (9.30%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (9.30%) SDLC
5 4 (9.30%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) PL/SQL
3 11 (25.58%) Java
4 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.30%) Perl
7 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.98%) Python
8 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.33%) C#
9 1 (2.33%) Jython
9 1 (2.33%) Korn
9 1 (2.33%) PHP
9 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) ISEB
4 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.65%) Basel II
2 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.98%) Docker
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 5 (11.63%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (6.98%) SCCM
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (4.65%) vRealize
5 1 (2.33%) Ansible
5 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) IBM
3 5 (11.63%) Informatica
3 5 (11.63%) SAP
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.30%) Teradata
5 3 (6.98%) IFS
6 1 (2.33%) Canon
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) Sun
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