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 31 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 37 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 37 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.12% 3.38% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.69% 6.86% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £303 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £35.61 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.12% +1.75%
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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
346 423 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.53% 49.30% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 184 139
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 31 August 2015, 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 48 (73.85%) UNIX
2 42 (64.62%) SQL
3 41 (63.08%) Java
4 38 (58.46%) Finance
5 24 (36.92%) Perl
6 20 (30.77%) Oracle
7 19 (29.23%) Linux
8 16 (24.62%) Sybase
9 14 (21.54%) Windows
9 14 (21.54%) J2EE
10 13 (20.00%) OO
11 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (18.46%) Banking
11 12 (18.46%) Derivative
11 12 (18.46%) WebSphere
11 12 (18.46%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (16.92%) iBATIS
12 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
12 11 (16.92%) C++
13 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
13 10 (15.38%) Python
13 10 (15.38%) System Testing
13 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
14 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (13.85%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (13.85%) Sybase ASE
14 9 (13.85%) Sybase IQ
15 8 (12.31%) Korn
15 8 (12.31%) C#

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (18.46%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.23%) JBoss
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) LDAP
2 3 (4.62%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.62%) SSL
2 3 (4.62%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) NAS
3 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) Sybase IQ
2 9 (13.85%) Sybase ASE
3 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.62%) KDB
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.54%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.54%) DB2
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) FishEye
2 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.69%) Subversion
2 5 (7.69%) Maven
2 5 (7.69%) JIRA
3 4 (6.15%) Selenium
3 4 (6.15%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 38 (58.46%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) SQL Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Administrator
5 7 (10.77%) Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (7.69%) Programmer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) J2EE
2 11 (16.92%) iBATIS
3 7 (10.77%) XML
4 6 (9.23%) Spring
5 5 (7.69%) Software Packaging
5 5 (7.69%) Drools
5 5 (7.69%) CSS
5 5 (7.69%) JSP
5 5 (7.69%) Web Services
6 4 (6.15%) Struts
6 4 (6.15%) XSL
6 4 (6.15%) XSLT
6 4 (6.15%) JDBC
6 4 (6.15%) HTML
6 4 (6.15%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (6.15%) GWT
6 4 (6.15%) Spring MVC
6 4 (6.15%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (6.15%) Ajax
7 3 (4.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Derivative
2 9 (13.85%) Equity Derivative
2 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.23%) Market Risk
4 4 (6.15%) DataPower
4 4 (6.15%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.62%) Equities
6 1 (1.54%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (73.85%) UNIX
2 19 (29.23%) Linux
3 14 (21.54%) Windows
4 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.69%) Solaris
6 3 (4.62%) AIX
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) OO
2 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (15.38%) System Testing
4 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
5 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.23%) ETL
6 5 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.69%) DevOps
7 4 (6.15%) TDD
7 4 (6.15%) Web Application Development
7 4 (6.15%) MVC
8 3 (4.62%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.62%) Identity Management
8 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.08%) Software Delivery
9 2 (3.08%) SDLC
9 2 (3.08%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (64.62%) SQL
2 41 (63.08%) Java
3 24 (36.92%) Perl
4 11 (16.92%) C++
5 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 10 (15.38%) Python
6 8 (12.31%) Korn
6 8 (12.31%) C#
7 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
8 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
9 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
10 4 (6.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) vSphere
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Tivoli
1 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (4.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (4.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Oracle
2 16 (24.62%) Sybase
3 7 (10.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.15%) VMware
4 4 (6.15%) IBM
4 4 (6.15%) CA
5 3 (4.62%) Symantec
5 3 (4.62%) Perforce
6 2 (3.08%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.54%) CommVault
7 1 (1.54%) Informatica
7 1 (1.54%) StorageTek
7 1 (1.54%) Sun
7 1 (1.54%) Cisco