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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 82 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 48 57 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.60% 2.09% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.03% 5.14% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 12
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.06 £37.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-24.15% +15.26%
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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
954 1109 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 31.73% 40.61% 38.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 644 468
Average daily rate £363 £371 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% -0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 17
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.50 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -1 38 £375 - 2
Edinburgh -6 6 £350 +7.69%
West Lothian - 2 £325 -
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 48 (71.64%) UNIX
2 45 (67.16%) SQL
3 35 (52.24%) Java
4 33 (49.25%) Finance
5 31 (46.27%) Perl
6 29 (43.28%) Oracle
7 20 (29.85%) J2EE
8 19 (28.36%) Linux
9 18 (26.87%) XML
9 18 (26.87%) PL/SQL
9 18 (26.87%) Relational Database
10 17 (25.37%) Banking
11 16 (23.88%) WebSphere
12 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (22.39%) OO
13 14 (20.90%) Sybase
13 14 (20.90%) CSS
13 14 (20.90%) JSP
14 13 (19.40%) Struts
14 13 (19.40%) Spring
14 13 (19.40%) Ajax
14 13 (19.40%) Unit Testing
15 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
16 11 (16.42%) MVC
16 11 (16.42%) GWT
16 11 (16.42%) Web Application Development
16 11 (16.42%) CruiseControl
16 11 (16.42%) Spring Web Flow
16 11 (16.42%) Spring MVC

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 16 (23.88%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.97%) JBoss
3 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) LDAP
2 6 (8.96%) SAN
3 3 (4.48%) NAS
3 3 (4.48%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.48%) SSL
4 1 (1.49%) SNMP
4 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.45%) Sybase ASE
4 7 (10.45%) Sybase IQ
5 6 (8.96%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.48%) KDB
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.99%) MySQL
9 1 (1.49%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.49%) DB2
9 1 (1.49%) MS Access
9 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) CruiseControl
1 11 (16.42%) Selenium
2 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.48%) Subversion
3 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.99%) Ant
5 1 (1.49%) Toad
5 1 (1.49%) NUnit
5 1 (1.49%) FishEye
5 1 (1.49%) Maven
5 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 17 (25.37%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.91%) SQL Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Administrator
5 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (5.97%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) DBA
6 3 (4.48%) Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (2.99%) C++ Developer
7 2 (2.99%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.99%) Programmer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Exchange Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.85%) J2EE
2 18 (26.87%) XML
3 14 (20.90%) CSS
3 14 (20.90%) JSP
4 13 (19.40%) Struts
4 13 (19.40%) Spring
4 13 (19.40%) Ajax
5 11 (16.42%) Spring MVC
5 11 (16.42%) Spring Web Flow
5 11 (16.42%) GWT
6 9 (13.43%) XSLT
7 8 (11.94%) Web Services
8 7 (10.45%) JMS
8 7 (10.45%) iBATIS
9 6 (8.96%) JDBC
9 6 (8.96%) HTML
10 5 (7.46%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (4.48%) WCF
11 3 (4.48%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.48%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Derivative
2 7 (10.45%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.97%) Market Risk
4 4 (5.97%) DataPower
5 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.48%) Equities
5 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.99%) Replication
6 2 (2.99%) PKI
7 1 (1.49%) Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) iPad
7 1 (1.49%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.49%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 48 (71.64%) UNIX
2 19 (28.36%) Linux
3 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.94%) Solaris
5 7 (10.45%) Windows
6 3 (4.48%) AIX
7 1 (1.49%) HPUX
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) OO
1 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.40%) Unit Testing
3 11 (16.42%) MVC
3 11 (16.42%) Web Application Development
4 10 (14.93%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (10.45%) System Testing
6 5 (7.46%) TDD
7 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.97%) Migration
8 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.48%) Identity Management
8 3 (4.48%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.48%) SDLC
9 2 (2.99%) Low Latency
9 2 (2.99%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.99%) Service Management
9 2 (2.99%) Workflow
9 2 (2.99%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) SQL
2 35 (52.24%) Java
3 31 (46.27%) Perl
4 18 (26.87%) PL/SQL
5 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.43%) C#
7 8 (11.94%) C++
7 8 (11.94%) Korn
8 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
8 7 (10.45%) Bash Shell
8 7 (10.45%) T-SQL
8 7 (10.45%) Python
9 3 (4.48%) VBA
10 2 (2.99%) PHP
11 1 (1.49%) AWK
11 1 (1.49%) Jython
11 1 (1.49%) VB6
11 1 (1.49%) VBScript
11 1 (1.49%) VB
11 1 (1.49%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) vSphere
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.49%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.97%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (4.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (2.99%) Control-M
3 2 (2.99%) Puppet
3 2 (2.99%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.49%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.49%) logstash
4 1 (1.49%) Opsview
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Oracle
2 14 (20.90%) Sybase
3 9 (13.43%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.46%) IBM
5 4 (5.97%) CA
5 4 (5.97%) VMware
6 3 (4.48%) Veritas
6 3 (4.48%) Symantec
6 3 (4.48%) Perforce
6 3 (4.48%) HP
6 3 (4.48%) EMC
7 2 (2.99%) Adobe
7 2 (2.99%) Sun
7 2 (2.99%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.99%) NetApp
8 1 (1.49%) StorageTek
8 1 (1.49%) CommVault
8 1 (1.49%) Informatica
8 1 (1.49%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco