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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 1.77% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £600 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.37%

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
368 453 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.24% 31.99% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 263 271
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £52.17 £40.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.61% -15.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 February 2017, 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 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) gulp
2 3 (42.86%) QRadar
2 3 (42.86%) Travis CI
2 3 (42.86%) CircleCI
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) Groovy
2 3 (42.86%) nginx
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Gradle
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 3 (42.86%) HPUX
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Java

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 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (42.86%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) CircleCI
1 3 (42.86%) Gradle
1 3 (42.86%) gulp
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
1 3 (42.86%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Product Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Security Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 3 (42.86%) HPUX
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
1 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Groovy
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware