Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Shell Script skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Shell Script over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 91 117
Rank change year-on-year -40 +26 -17
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 9 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.51% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 1.24% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £600 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +48.15% +11.72%
10th Percentile £375 £550 £319
90th Percentile £463 £650 £446
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £55.00

Shell Script is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,020 724 872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.54% 40.97% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 463 510
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +1.97%
10th Percentile £301 £288 £263
90th Percentile £540 £500 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £353 £365
% change year-on-year +9.93% -3.42% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £52.00 £32.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.62% +60.37% -18.94%
10th Percentile £20.06 £43.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £36.50 £52.17 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.16% +14.67% +38.89%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Micro Focus
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Case Management
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) COBOL
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) AIX
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Case Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 1 (11.11%) COM+
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) React
3 1 (11.11%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Case Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) COBOL
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Micro Focus
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft