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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bash Shell
Rank 117 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 34 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.14% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 0.83% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 3
Average daily rate £353 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.30% -13.33%
Bash Shell
UK

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
1002 968 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 33.53% 31.88% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 529 591
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £21.70 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £37.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Bash Shell Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh 0 13 - - 2
Renfrewshire - 12 £320 - 1
Glasgow +6 4 £390 +20.00% 3
Dundee - 3 £400 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £400 -
Bash Shell
UK

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 39 (88.64%) Linux
2 31 (70.45%) Perl
3 22 (50.00%) Java
3 22 (50.00%) Korn
4 20 (45.45%) Shell Script
5 18 (40.91%) Python
5 18 (40.91%) Unix
6 17 (38.64%) Apache
6 17 (38.64%) Finance
7 15 (34.09%) C-shell
8 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
8 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
8 14 (31.82%) DNS
9 13 (29.55%) SAN
9 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
9 13 (29.55%) Red Hat
9 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
9 13 (29.55%) ITIL
9 13 (29.55%) Samba
9 13 (29.55%) VMware
9 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
10 12 (27.27%) iSCSI
10 12 (27.27%) Puppet
10 12 (27.27%) WAN
11 11 (25.00%) Ruby
11 11 (25.00%) Ansible
11 11 (25.00%) Docker
11 11 (25.00%) TeamCity
11 11 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 17 (38.64%) Apache
2 5 (11.36%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.09%) JBoss
3 4 (9.09%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.55%) Confluence
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (18.18%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) DNS
2 13 (29.55%) SAN
2 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
3 12 (27.27%) iSCSI
3 12 (27.27%) WAN
4 4 (9.09%) LDAP
5 3 (6.82%) HTTP
6 2 (4.55%) SSL
7 1 (2.27%) Firewall
7 1 (2.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
1 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) DB2
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) HBase
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) Redis
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
4 8 (18.18%) MSBuild
4 8 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (15.91%) ClearCase
6 6 (13.64%) Maven
7 5 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (11.36%) Subversion
8 3 (6.82%) jMock
8 3 (6.82%) JUnit
8 3 (6.82%) Mockito
9 2 (4.55%) Artifactory
9 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.55%) Gradle
9 2 (4.55%) Grunt
9 2 (4.55%) gulp
9 2 (4.55%) Hudson
9 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Legal
3 8 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Unix Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) AWS Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Azure Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.09%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Unix Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) SOAP
2 5 (11.36%) JDBC
2 5 (11.36%) XML
3 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 4 (9.09%) JSON
4 3 (6.82%) Ext JS
4 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.82%) JAXB
4 3 (6.82%) JMS
4 3 (6.82%) JPA
4 3 (6.82%) jQuery
4 3 (6.82%) LAMP
4 3 (6.82%) REST
4 3 (6.82%) Spring
4 3 (6.82%) Spring Integration
5 2 (4.55%) HTML
5 2 (4.55%) Java EE
5 2 (4.55%) JSP
5 2 (4.55%) Servlets
6 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.27%) Clustering
1 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Linux
2 18 (40.91%) Unix
3 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.64%) Windows
5 4 (9.09%) Mac OS
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.82%) AIX
6 3 (6.82%) Solaris
7 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.27%) CentOS
8 1 (2.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
2 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
2 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (29.55%) ITIL
3 11 (25.00%) DevOps
4 8 (18.18%) Migration
5 7 (15.91%) Open Source
6 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) OO
8 3 (6.82%) AOP
8 3 (6.82%) MVC
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.82%) Validation
9 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.55%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) Perl
2 22 (50.00%) Java
2 22 (50.00%) Korn
3 20 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 18 (40.91%) Python
5 15 (34.09%) C-shell
6 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
7 11 (25.00%) Ruby
8 9 (20.45%) C++
9 8 (18.18%) Bourne shell
10 6 (13.64%) SQL
11 5 (11.36%) AWK
12 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
12 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
12 3 (6.82%) sed
13 2 (4.55%) C
14 1 (2.27%) C#
14 1 (2.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Samba
2 11 (25.00%) Docker
3 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) Cygwin
4 2 (4.55%) VirtualBox
4 2 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (2.27%) HDFS
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.27%) zsh
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Puppet
2 11 (25.00%) Ansible
2 11 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.82%) Control-M
4 2 (4.55%) CA Wily
4 2 (4.55%) logstash
4 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.55%) Zenoss
5 1 (2.27%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Red Hat
1 13 (29.55%) VMware
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) Splunk
3 5 (11.36%) HP
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (6.82%) Sybase
6 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.55%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) Opsware
7 1 (2.27%) Sun
7 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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