Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 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)
England > South West
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 152 125
Rank change year-on-year -9 -27 +43
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 41 52 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.73% 0.92% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 2.25% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 71
South West median daily rate £350 £360 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -17.71% +21.53%
10th Percentile £310 £273 £325
90th Percentile £499 £440 £513
England median daily rate £473 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.18% - +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%

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 the South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2141 2306 2538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.01% 40.63% 38.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 1493 1687
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £514 £489
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 142 170
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £39.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.64% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £16.75 £20.05 £26.10
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £54.90
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +21.95%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 25 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Bristol -6 17 £325 - 3
Gloucestershire +2 11 £454 +21.00% 1
Wiltshire 0 8 £425 -43.33%
Somerset -1 4 - -
Dorset +4 1 £418 +6.37%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Python
2 19 (46.34%) Oracle
3 18 (43.90%) Red Hat
3 18 (43.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (41.46%) Unix
4 17 (41.46%) Windows
5 16 (39.02%) Java
6 13 (31.71%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (31.71%) ETL
7 12 (29.27%) SQL
7 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
8 11 (26.83%) Finance
8 11 (26.83%) Samba
8 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
8 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
9 10 (24.39%) WAN
9 10 (24.39%) J2EE
9 10 (24.39%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (24.39%) DevOps
9 10 (24.39%) CentOS
9 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
10 9 (21.95%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (21.95%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
10 9 (21.95%) LAN
10 9 (21.95%) NFS
10 9 (21.95%) Tomcat

Shell Script
Co-occurring 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 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
2 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
3 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
4 7 (17.07%) Apache
5 5 (12.20%) EPiServer
5 5 (12.20%) JBoss
6 4 (9.76%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (9.76%) IIS
6 4 (9.76%) nginx
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (4.88%) MQSeries
7 2 (4.88%) SAS
8 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.44%) iPlanet
8 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
8 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (2.44%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Houdini
1 8 (19.51%) Maya
1 8 (19.51%) NUKE
1 8 (19.51%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (9.76%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) WAN
2 9 (21.95%) LAN
3 7 (17.07%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.20%) DNS
6 4 (9.76%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.88%) LDAP
7 2 (4.88%) NAS
7 2 (4.88%) SAN
8 1 (2.44%) FCoE
8 1 (2.44%) FTP
8 1 (2.44%) HTTP
8 1 (2.44%) IPsec
8 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.44%) Network Security
8 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
8 1 (2.44%) VLAN
8 1 (2.44%) VPN
8 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (19.51%) Big Data
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (14.63%) IBM InfoSphere
6 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (12.20%) Star Schema
7 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
8 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
9 2 (4.88%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (4.88%) DataStage
9 2 (4.88%) DB2
9 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.88%) QualityStage
9 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) Selenium
3 4 (9.76%) JMeter
3 4 (9.76%) LoadRunner
3 4 (9.76%) SoapUI
4 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) Mercurial
4 3 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.44%) Ant
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Administrator
2 10 (24.39%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) ETL Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C++ Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C++/Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) UI Developer
7 3 (7.32%) UI/UX Developer
7 3 (7.32%) UX Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) ETL Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) J2EE
2 8 (19.51%) XML
3 7 (17.07%) JSON
3 7 (17.07%) RESTful
3 7 (17.07%) Web Services
4 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 5 (12.20%) Middleware
5 4 (9.76%) .NET
5 4 (9.76%) Node.js
5 4 (9.76%) React
5 4 (9.76%) SOAP
5 4 (9.76%) XSD
6 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.32%) Play Framework
7 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.88%) Spring
8 1 (2.44%) HTML
8 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.07%) Animation
4 5 (12.20%) iPad
5 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
6 3 (7.32%) User Experience
7 2 (4.88%) Clustering
8 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.44%) Grid Computing
8 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (41.46%) Unix
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
5 10 (24.39%) CentOS
6 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
7 5 (12.20%) AIX
7 5 (12.20%) Solaris
8 1 (2.44%) HPUX
8 1 (2.44%) SUSE
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) ETL
2 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) DevOps
4 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
4 9 (21.95%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
5 8 (19.51%) ITIL
5 8 (19.51%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) Analytical Thinking
6 7 (17.07%) Analytics
6 7 (17.07%) Data Analysis
6 7 (17.07%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (17.07%) Visual Effects
7 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
7 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
8 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture
8 4 (9.76%) Data Ingestion
8 4 (9.76%) Open Source
8 4 (9.76%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Python
2 16 (39.02%) Java
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) C++
4 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.07%) C
6 4 (9.76%) C#
6 4 (9.76%) Groovy
6 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby
7 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.88%) Perl
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) C-shell
8 1 (2.44%) Korn
8 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) CEH
4 1 (2.44%) CISM
4 1 (2.44%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (26.83%) Samba
2 9 (21.95%) NFS
3 8 (19.51%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (9.76%) Docker
5 3 (7.32%) ISA Server
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.88%) Firmware
6 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.44%) KVM
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Ansible
2 4 (9.76%) Kubernetes
2 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Icinga
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 18 (43.90%) Red Hat
3 6 (14.63%) IBM
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) BEA
6 2 (4.88%) F5
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Netezza
6 2 (4.88%) Teradata
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Cognos
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Opsware
7 1 (2.44%) PlateSpin
7 1 (2.44%) Siebel
7 1 (2.44%) Splunk
7 1 (2.44%) Sun
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas