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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 73 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 16 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.12% 0.63% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% 2.27% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Median daily rate £445 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £385 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+46.22% -27.39%
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
410 397 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.75% 27.78% 34.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 234 270
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £457 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% +70.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 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 13 (54.17%) Unix
2 12 (50.00%) Python
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (45.83%) DevOps
4 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 8 (33.33%) Build Automation
6 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 8 (33.33%) VMware
6 8 (33.33%) AIX
7 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Oracle
8 6 (25.00%) Project Management
8 6 (25.00%) SAN
9 5 (20.83%) IBM
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (16.67%) PowerHA
10 4 (16.67%) Java
10 4 (16.67%) LPAR
10 4 (16.67%) Degree
10 4 (16.67%) QA
11 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Perl

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 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) LDAP
2 3 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) HTTP
3 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) Artifactory
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) Gradle
2 2 (8.33%) Grunt
2 2 (8.33%) gulp
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Build Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Build Automation Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) AIX Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) XenServer Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) DBA
7 1 (4.17%) IBM Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Scripter
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) Java EE
1 2 (8.33%) JDBC
1 2 (8.33%) JSP
1 2 (8.33%) Servlets
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) LPAR
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Unix
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (33.33%) AIX
5 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (45.83%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 8 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Korn
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCA
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) PowerHA
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Docker
3 2 (8.33%) MetaFrame
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.33%) VirtualBox
3 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.33%) XenServer
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) CA Wily
2 2 (8.33%) logstash
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Zenoss
3 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Altiris
5 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) Google
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Splunk
6 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
6 1 (4.17%) CA
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