Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 92 92
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 +10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 21 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.31% 0.087% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 0.22% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 3
Wales median daily rate £408 - £375
10th Percentile £373 - £340
90th Percentile £530 - £408
UK median daily rate £500 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +9.89% +7.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.39% -1.25% +8.11%

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 702 450 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 43.85% 39.13% 43.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 312 389
Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% +11.43%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £213
90th Percentile £564 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 18
Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £18.75 £48.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.64% -61.14% +157.33%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.10 £11.78
90th Percentile £23.49 £37.90 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -9 14 £395 - 1
West Wales - 6 £500 -
North Wales - 1 £375 -
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 14 (66.67%) Unix
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle
4 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
4 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (38.10%) DevOps
5 8 (38.10%) IBM
5 8 (38.10%) Java
5 8 (38.10%) PL/SQL
5 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) Ansible
7 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 6 (28.57%) CA Gen
7 6 (28.57%) Korn
7 6 (28.57%) CA
7 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 6 (28.57%) Middleware
7 6 (28.57%) AIX
7 6 (28.57%) HTTP
7 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 6 (28.57%) DNS
7 6 (28.57%) JBoss
7 6 (28.57%) Apache
7 6 (28.57%) C
7 6 (28.57%) J2EE
8 5 (23.81%) JIRA
9 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (19.05%) vSphere
9 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (19.05%) VMware

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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (4.76%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) CA Gen
2 5 (23.81%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Artifactory
3 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
3 2 (9.52%) ClearQuest
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) GitLab
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Electronics
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) CA Gen Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Unix Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) J2EE
1 6 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.76%) VCL
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Unix
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (28.57%) AIX
5 1 (4.76%) Windows
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps
2 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Availability Management
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 3 (14.29%) Server Management
3 3 (14.29%) Storage Management
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
5 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
1 8 (38.10%) PL/SQL
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C
2 6 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) BC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) RHCSA
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (19.05%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Ansible
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (9.52%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (4.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
3 8 (38.10%) IBM
4 6 (28.57%) CA
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) SAP
7 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) Sonatype