The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 59 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 9 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.35% 2.38% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 6.62% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 16
Average daily rate £390 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -32.02%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 317 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.81% 35.86% 49.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 170 208
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script.

1 19 (90.48%) Unix
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) IBM
3 8 (38.10%) J2EE
3 8 (38.10%) Tivoli
3 8 (38.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 8 (38.10%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 8 (38.10%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (33.33%) DataPower
4 7 (33.33%) Information Security
4 7 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 7 (33.33%) SSL
5 6 (28.57%) LDAP
5 6 (28.57%) CA
5 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 6 (28.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 5 (23.81%) Java
6 5 (23.81%) Internet
7 4 (19.05%) AIX
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) Subversion
7 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
8 3 (14.29%) Korn
8 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (14.29%) sed

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 7 (33.33%) SSL
2 6 (28.57%) LDAP
3 5 (23.81%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) DB2
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) DBA
2 3 (14.29%) Identity Management Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Perl Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) J2EE
1 8 (38.10%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Moose
3 1 (4.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) DataPower
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Unix
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) AIX
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Perl
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) AWK
4 3 (14.29%) Korn
4 3 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) sed
5 2 (9.52%) C-shell
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) OCP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas File System
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Tivoli
1 8 (38.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 6 (28.57%) CA
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Opsware
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase
6 1 (4.76%) Veritas