The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 126 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.036% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.090% 0.50% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+29.09% -
Bash Shell
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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 Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1117 808 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 40.08% 32.38% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 392 354
Average daily rate £352 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.75 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% +2.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Bash Shell Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Bash Shell Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 £450 - 2
Dundee - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Bash Shell
UK

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Bash Shell 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 Bash Shell.

1 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) HND
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Big Data
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Rackspace
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) nginx
4 2 (22.22%) SUSE
5 1 (11.11%) PKI
5 1 (11.11%) Korn
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) OpenSSO
5 1 (11.11%) JAAS
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) IBM

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Bash Shell 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 Bash Shell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) AIX Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) SUSE
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Korn
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) HND
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) Rackspace
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) ForgeRock