Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 19 December 2018 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 88 97
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 +10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 23 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.32% 0.56% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 1.44% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 2
Wales median daily rate £463 £440 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +18.92% -17.78%
10th Percentile £373 £366 £349
90th Percentile £538 £636 £387
UK median daily rate £500 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +2.99%

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 771 486 619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 44.39% 38.79% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 327 424
Wales median daily rate £420 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -9.64% +18.57%
10th Percentile £313 £253 £283
90th Percentile £575 £544 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 11 16
Wales median hourly rate £22.09 £23.14 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.54% -57.93% +124.49%
10th Percentile £12.63 £16.75 £19.15
90th Percentile £36.25 £77.50 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Wales

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Wales

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Wales over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Wales

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Wales

Shell Script
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
South Wales -12 13 £413 +1.85% 2
West Wales - 9 £513 -
North Wales - 1 £375 -
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 17 (73.91%) Oracle
2 15 (65.22%) Unix
3 14 (60.87%) PL/SQL
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 12 (52.17%) CA
4 12 (52.17%) CA Gen
5 11 (47.83%) AIX
5 11 (47.83%) IBM
6 7 (30.43%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
7 6 (26.09%) C
7 6 (26.09%) Korn
7 6 (26.09%) DevOps
8 5 (21.74%) Ansible
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
8 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) Java
9 4 (17.39%) SAP
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
9 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
9 4 (17.39%) Electronics
9 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (17.39%) Marketing
9 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (4.35%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) CA Gen
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (8.70%) GitLab
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Electronics
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) CA Gen Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Unix Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) DTCC
1 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Unix
2 11 (47.83%) AIX
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Technical Analysis
1 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
2 6 (26.09%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.04%) Availability Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Extraction
4 3 (13.04%) Data Management
4 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.04%) Server Management
4 3 (13.04%) Storage Management
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) PL/SQL
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) C
2 6 (26.09%) Korn
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) ES6
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) BC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (17.39%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Oracle
2 12 (52.17%) CA
3 11 (47.83%) IBM
4 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
5 4 (17.39%) SAP
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) Twitter