Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 84 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 -10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 19 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.26% 1.27% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 3.02% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 3
Wales median daily rate £463 £540 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.35% +154.12% -39.29%
10th Percentile £341 £451 £205
90th Percentile £550 £589 £225
UK median daily rate £493 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +6.49% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wales median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK median hourly rate £46.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.25% - +2.56%

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 589 629 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.96% 42.13% 40.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 457 412
Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +7.83%
10th Percentile £300 £298 £207
90th Percentile £588 £560 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £430
% change year-on-year +2.70% +7.56% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 21
Wales median hourly rate £23.16 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.24% +35.71% +75.00%
10th Percentile £12.78 £18.17 £14.25
90th Percentile £49.42 £77.50 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +7.79%

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 24 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Wales

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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

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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 24 May 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
West Wales -6 11 £505 -6.48%
South Wales +5 7 £425 -20.00%
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 17 (89.47%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) CA
2 13 (68.42%) PL/SQL
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Unix
2 13 (68.42%) CA Gen
3 12 (63.16%) AIX
3 12 (63.16%) IBM
4 9 (47.37%) Technical Analysis
5 8 (42.11%) Data Extraction
5 8 (42.11%) Data Management
6 5 (26.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
7 4 (21.05%) Ansible
7 4 (21.05%) RHCSA
7 4 (21.05%) vSphere
7 4 (21.05%) Puppet
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
7 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (21.05%) Storage Management
7 4 (21.05%) Availability Management
7 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Automation

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 (15.79%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) CA Gen
2 5 (26.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (15.79%) GitLab
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) CA Gen Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Unix Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Angular Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) CSS3
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) HTML5
1 2 (10.53%) RESTful
1 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Unix
2 12 (63.16%) AIX
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Analysis
2 8 (42.11%) Data Extraction
2 8 (42.11%) Data Management
3 4 (21.05%) Availability Management
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
3 4 (21.05%) Storage Management
3 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Server Management
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) PL/SQL
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) ES6
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) RHCSA
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) CA
3 12 (63.16%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) Twitter
6 1 (5.26%) SAP