The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 77 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 9 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 0.68% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £413 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £283 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £343 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.93% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £35.61
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +15.12%
Shell Script
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
391 444 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.50% 26.54% 34.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 263 256
Median daily rate £353 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.85% -5.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Unix
3 15 (60.00%) Python
3 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (56.00%) DevOps
5 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (40.00%) Build Automation
8 9 (36.00%) VMware
9 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (28.00%) AIX
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle
11 6 (24.00%) Disclosure Scotland
12 5 (20.00%) HTML
12 5 (20.00%) SQL
12 5 (20.00%) VBScript
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (20.00%) Banking
13 4 (16.00%) Puppet
13 4 (16.00%) SSL
13 4 (16.00%) IBM
13 4 (16.00%) Project Management
13 4 (16.00%) Windows
13 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (12.00%) Artifactory

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
2 3 (12.00%) LDAP
3 2 (8.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MS Access
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQLite
3 1 (4.00%) Power BI
3 1 (4.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.00%) Ant
3 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Gradle
3 2 (8.00%) Grunt
3 2 (8.00%) gulp
3 2 (8.00%) Hudson
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
1 10 (40.00%) Build Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Build Automation Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) VBA Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) XenServer Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Support
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Excel Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IBM Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) Java EE
3 2 (8.00%) JDBC
3 2 (8.00%) JSP
3 2 (8.00%) Servlets
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.00%) D3.js
4 1 (4.00%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) DataPower
3 2 (8.00%) LPAR
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Unix
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (28.00%) AIX
4 4 (16.00%) Windows
5 2 (8.00%) HPUX
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (8.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (56.00%) DevOps
4 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
5 10 (40.00%) Build Automation
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (12.00%) Prototyping
7 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) Workflow
8 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
8 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Python
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) VBScript
3 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) VBA
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCA
1 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Docker
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (8.00%) MetaFrame
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.00%) PowerHA
3 2 (8.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.00%) XenServer
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.00%) zsh
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (8.00%) CA Wily
3 2 (8.00%) logstash
3 2 (8.00%) rkt
3 2 (8.00%) Zenoss
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Altiris
5 2 (8.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (8.00%) Google
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) Splunk
6 1 (4.00%) CA
6 1 (4.00%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Telerik
6 1 (4.00%) TIBCO