Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 124 113
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 +6
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 39 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.32% 0.36% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.53% 0.99% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 8 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £700 £438 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +4.48% +13.56%
Scotland median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 1,104 1,008 789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 37.32% 36.39% 34.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 612 483
Edinburgh median daily rate £415 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.06% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £317 £280 £275
90th Percentile £564 £544 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £44.27 £31.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.81% -29.55% +51.92%
10th Percentile £39.60 £13.68 £42.13
90th Percentile £44.71 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +23.36%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 21 (53.85%) Ansible
1 21 (53.85%) DevOps
2 19 (48.72%) Open Source
3 18 (46.15%) Puppet
3 18 (46.15%) Docker
3 18 (46.15%) Java
4 17 (43.59%) Python
4 17 (43.59%) Maven
4 17 (43.59%) gulp
4 17 (43.59%) Travis CI
4 17 (43.59%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (43.59%) CircleCI
4 17 (43.59%) IBM UrbanCode
4 17 (43.59%) npm
4 17 (43.59%) PaaS
4 17 (43.59%) nginx
4 17 (43.59%) Groovy
4 17 (43.59%) Gradle
4 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
4 17 (43.59%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (43.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 15 (38.46%) Unix
6 14 (35.90%) SQL
6 14 (35.90%) Oracle
7 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 12 (30.77%) ETL
8 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (28.21%) Ab Initio
9 9 (23.08%) Teradata
9 9 (23.08%) Retail

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 17 (43.59%) Cloud Foundry
1 17 (43.59%) nginx
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 17 (43.59%) npm
1 17 (43.59%) PaaS
2 8 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.26%) OLAP
5 3 (7.69%) InfluxDB
5 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (5.13%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) Informix
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) CircleCI
1 17 (43.59%) Gradle
1 17 (43.59%) gulp
1 17 (43.59%) IBM UrbanCode
1 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
1 17 (43.59%) Maven
1 17 (43.59%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.56%) JUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (23.08%) Retail
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Ab Initio Developer
4 4 (10.26%) DBA
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Development Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) MongoDB DBA
7 1 (2.56%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 1 (2.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.56%) jQuery
1 1 (2.56%) Node.js
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Clustering
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Unix
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Solaris
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) DevOps
2 19 (48.72%) Open Source
3 12 (30.77%) ETL
4 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (23.08%) Data Integration
4 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 6 (15.38%) Metadata Management
5 6 (15.38%) Migration
5 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (12.82%) ETL Development
6 5 (12.82%) Investment Management
7 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.13%) Data Security
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL
8 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) Groovy
2 17 (43.59%) Python
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) GDPR
3 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Docker
2 17 (43.59%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (53.85%) Ansible
2 18 (46.15%) Puppet
3 17 (43.59%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (20.51%) Terraform
5 3 (7.69%) Grafana
5 3 (7.69%) Prometheus
5 3 (7.69%) SCOM
6 2 (5.13%) Data Guard
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle
2 11 (28.21%) Ab Initio
3 9 (23.08%) Teradata
4 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) Talend
6 1 (2.56%) VMware