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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 103 91 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 43 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.48% 1.41% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.36% 4.35% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 24
Median daily rate £390 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -28.76%
Shell Script
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
986 942 999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 33.92% 32.33% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 496 593
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 22
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +22.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 16 £445 +18.66% 2
Glasgow -15 14 £390 +4.00% 5
Renfrewshire - 11 £320 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £425 -
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Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 46 (74.19%) Unix
2 39 (62.90%) Linux
3 23 (37.10%) Perl
4 18 (29.03%) Korn
5 17 (27.42%) Bash Shell
5 17 (27.42%) Java
5 17 (27.42%) Python
5 17 (27.42%) SAN
6 16 (25.81%) IBM
6 16 (25.81%) AIX
6 16 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (20.97%) C-shell
8 12 (19.35%) WebSphere
8 12 (19.35%) HTTP
8 12 (19.35%) DNS
8 12 (19.35%) Apache
8 12 (19.35%) VMware
9 11 (17.74%) Samba
9 11 (17.74%) Finance
9 11 (17.74%) Configuration Management
9 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
9 11 (17.74%) Windows
9 11 (17.74%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (17.74%) ITIL
9 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
9 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
9 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
9 11 (17.74%) DevOps

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.35%) Apache
1 12 (19.35%) WebSphere
2 11 (17.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (14.52%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (9.68%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.23%) Confluence
6 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.61%) JBoss
7 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) SAN
2 12 (19.35%) DNS
2 12 (19.35%) HTTP
3 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
4 10 (16.13%) iSCSI
4 10 (16.13%) WAN
5 9 (14.52%) SSL
6 7 (11.29%) HTTPS
7 4 (6.45%) LDAP
8 2 (3.23%) Internet
8 2 (3.23%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) DB2
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.29%) Subversion
4 5 (8.06%) Ant
4 5 (8.06%) Maven
5 2 (3.23%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.23%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.23%) Gradle
5 2 (3.23%) Grunt
5 2 (3.23%) gulp
5 2 (3.23%) Hudson
5 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.23%) Selenium
5 2 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Unix Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Build Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Build Automation Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (6.45%) DBA
6 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (6.45%) Unix Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) AIX Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Linux Scripter
7 3 (4.84%) Server Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) J2EE
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) Java EE
2 3 (4.84%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 3 (4.84%) XML
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) JDBC
3 2 (3.23%) JSP
3 2 (3.23%) Servlets
3 2 (3.23%) SOAP
4 1 (1.61%) FreeMarker
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.61%) Moose
4 1 (1.61%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) DataPower
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Clustering
2 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.45%) LPAR
4 3 (4.84%) Replication
5 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (74.19%) Unix
2 39 (62.90%) Linux
3 16 (25.81%) AIX
3 16 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (17.74%) Windows
5 5 (8.06%) Solaris
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (17.74%) Configuration Management
1 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (17.74%) DevOps
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL
1 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
2 8 (12.90%) Build Automation
3 6 (9.68%) Automated Testing
3 6 (9.68%) Information Security
3 6 (9.68%) Project Management
4 5 (8.06%) SDLC
5 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.45%) Migration
5 4 (6.45%) Validation
6 3 (4.84%) Application Packaging
6 3 (4.84%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (4.84%) OO
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.10%) Perl
2 18 (29.03%) Korn
3 17 (27.42%) Bash Shell
3 17 (27.42%) Java
3 17 (27.42%) Python
4 13 (20.97%) C-shell
5 10 (16.13%) SQL
6 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.45%) AWK
7 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.45%) sed
8 3 (4.84%) VB
9 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.23%) Ruby
9 2 (3.23%) VBScript
10 1 (1.61%) C#
10 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) CCA
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.23%) MCSE
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.23%) OCP
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Samba
2 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.45%) PowerHA
4 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (3.23%) Docker
5 2 (3.23%) MetaFrame
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (3.23%) VirtualBox
5 2 (3.23%) XenApp
5 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.23%) XenServer
6 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.61%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.84%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.84%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (3.23%) Ansible
3 2 (3.23%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.23%) logstash
3 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.61%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.61%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) IBM
2 12 (19.35%) VMware
3 10 (16.13%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) Citrix
4 4 (6.45%) HP
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.23%) Altiris
5 2 (3.23%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.23%) CA
5 2 (3.23%) Google
5 2 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) Murex
6 1 (1.61%) Opsware
6 1 (1.61%) Sun
6 1 (1.61%) Sybase
6 1 (1.61%) Veritas
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 14 hours ago