The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script 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 Shell Script over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 93 88 93
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 45 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 1.41% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 3.50% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £216 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +18.07%
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 Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1029 1113 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 31.22% 40.34% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 577 369
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 23
Average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.37% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Shell Script
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Shell Script Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Shell Script
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Shell Script Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Shell Script
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 Shell Script within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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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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 +15 37 £375 -16.66% 3
Edinburgh -14 4 £313 -13.79% 1
West Lothian - 1 - - 2
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 60 (72.29%) UNIX
2 53 (63.86%) SQL
3 49 (59.04%) Java
4 43 (51.81%) Finance
5 32 (38.55%) Perl
6 31 (37.35%) Oracle
7 24 (28.92%) Linux
8 20 (24.10%) J2EE
9 19 (22.89%) WebSphere
10 18 (21.69%) Sybase
11 17 (20.48%) OO
11 17 (20.48%) Banking
12 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (19.28%) XML
13 15 (18.07%) PL/SQL
13 15 (18.07%) Windows
14 13 (15.66%) iBATIS
14 13 (15.66%) Unit Testing
14 13 (15.66%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (15.66%) Relational Database
15 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (14.46%) Derivative
15 12 (14.46%) Spring
15 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
15 12 (14.46%) C++
16 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
16 11 (13.25%) JSP
16 11 (13.25%) CSS
16 11 (13.25%) Python
16 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (22.89%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.64%) JBoss
3 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) LDAP
2 5 (6.02%) SAN
3 3 (3.61%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.61%) SSL
3 3 (3.61%) NAS
4 1 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.20%) Firewall
4 1 (1.20%) Wireless
4 1 (1.20%) VLAN
4 1 (1.20%) LAN
4 1 (1.20%) WLAN
4 1 (1.20%) WAN
4 1 (1.20%) FTP
4 1 (1.20%) SNMP
4 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) Relational Database
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.84%) Sybase IQ
3 9 (10.84%) Sybase ASE
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.61%) KDB
8 2 (2.41%) MySQL
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.20%) DB2
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.64%) Selenium
3 8 (9.64%) CruiseControl
4 7 (8.43%) Subversion
4 7 (8.43%) Maven
5 5 (6.02%) JIRA
5 5 (6.02%) FishEye
6 2 (2.41%) Ant
6 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.41%) Toad
7 1 (1.20%) NUnit
General
1 43 (51.81%) Finance
2 17 (20.48%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Front Office
6 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (46.99%) Developer
2 20 (24.10%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.89%) SQL Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Administrator
5 7 (8.43%) Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Programmer
6 5 (6.02%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (4.82%) Linux Specialist
7 4 (4.82%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (4.82%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.10%) J2EE
2 16 (19.28%) XML
3 13 (15.66%) iBATIS
4 12 (14.46%) Spring
5 11 (13.25%) CSS
5 11 (13.25%) JSP
6 10 (12.05%) Struts
6 10 (12.05%) Ajax
7 8 (9.64%) Spring MVC
7 8 (9.64%) Spring Web Flow
7 8 (9.64%) GWT
8 7 (8.43%) Web Services
9 6 (7.23%) XSLT
9 6 (7.23%) JDBC
9 6 (7.23%) HTML
10 5 (6.02%) Drools
10 5 (6.02%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (6.02%) Software Packaging
10 5 (6.02%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.82%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Derivative
2 9 (10.84%) Equity Derivative
2 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.23%) Market Risk
4 4 (4.82%) DataPower
4 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.61%) Equities
5 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.41%) PKI
7 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) Replication
7 1 (1.20%) iPad
7 1 (1.20%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 60 (72.29%) UNIX
2 24 (28.92%) Linux
3 15 (18.07%) Windows
4 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (9.64%) Solaris
6 4 (4.82%) AIX
7 1 (1.20%) HPUX
7 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) OO
2 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.66%) Unit Testing
3 13 (15.66%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.05%) System Testing
6 8 (9.64%) MVC
6 8 (9.64%) Web Application Development
7 7 (8.43%) TDD
8 6 (7.23%) ETL
9 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.02%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.02%) DevOps
10 4 (4.82%) Migration
10 4 (4.82%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.61%) Identity Management
11 3 (3.61%) UML
11 3 (3.61%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (3.61%) Capacity Management
11 3 (3.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 53 (63.86%) SQL
2 49 (59.04%) Java
3 32 (38.55%) Perl
4 15 (18.07%) PL/SQL
5 12 (14.46%) C++
6 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
6 11 (13.25%) Python
7 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
8 8 (9.64%) C#
8 8 (9.64%) Korn
9 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
9 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.82%) VBA
11 2 (2.41%) PHP
12 1 (1.20%) VBScript
12 1 (1.20%) AWK
12 1 (1.20%) Jython
12 1 (1.20%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) vSphere
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (3.61%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.41%) Puppet
3 2 (2.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.20%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.20%) Control-M
4 1 (1.20%) Nagios
4 1 (1.20%) logstash
4 1 (1.20%) Opsview
4 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 31 (37.35%) Oracle
2 18 (21.69%) Sybase
3 9 (10.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.02%) VMware
4 5 (6.02%) IBM
5 4 (4.82%) HP
5 4 (4.82%) CA
5 4 (4.82%) Symantec
6 3 (3.61%) Perforce
7 2 (2.41%) NetApp
7 2 (2.41%) EMC
7 2 (2.41%) Adobe
7 2 (2.41%) Sun
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.41%) Veritas
8 1 (1.20%) CommVault
8 1 (1.20%) Informatica
8 1 (1.20%) StorageTek
8 1 (1.20%) Zend
8 1 (1.20%) Ab Initio
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