Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 85 77
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +15
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 24 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.63% 0.33% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 0.87% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 4
Wales median daily rate £500 £213 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +135.29% -43.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £373 £205 £338
90th Percentile £568 £225 £413
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wales median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +42.22%

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 623 460 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 42.44% 38.17% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 340 351
Wales median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £210
90th Percentile £566 £525 £513
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 21
Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £36.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.30% +82.50% +14.29%
UK median hourly rate £41.38 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% +7.14%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -11 12 £395 +85.88% 3
West Wales - 12 £500 -
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 21 (87.50%) Unix
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) IBM
3 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
4 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 9 (37.50%) Artifactory
5 9 (37.50%) Sonatype
5 9 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 9 (37.50%) ClearQuest
5 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 9 (37.50%) ClearCase
5 9 (37.50%) Perl
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 8 (33.33%) Maven
6 8 (33.33%) JIRA
6 8 (33.33%) Atlassian
7 7 (29.17%) Java
7 7 (29.17%) J2EE
7 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
7 7 (29.17%) Middleware
8 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Open Source
8 6 (25.00%) CA Gen
8 6 (25.00%) Ansible
8 6 (25.00%) DevOps
8 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (25.00%) C

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 8 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 6 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
1 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) DSL
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (37.50%) Artifactory
2 9 (37.50%) ClearCase
2 9 (37.50%) ClearQuest
2 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (33.33%) JIRA
3 8 (33.33%) Maven
4 6 (25.00%) CA Gen
5 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) CA Gen Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Configuration Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Unix Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) ClearCase Developer
5 1 (4.17%) ClearCase Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) J2EE
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) VCL
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Unix
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) AIX
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 6 (25.00%) DevOps
2 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Dependency Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.17%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Perl
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
4 6 (25.00%) C
4 6 (25.00%) Korn
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) IBM
2 9 (37.50%) Sonatype
3 8 (33.33%) Atlassian
4 6 (25.00%) CA
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft