The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Bash Shell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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.

Bash Shell
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 62 66
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 13 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.99% 0.99% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 2.05% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.11% +0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £57.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.73% +43.75%  

Bash Shell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 357 342 308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 54.67% 48.31% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 196 155
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £190.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Glasgow

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) AIX
2 10 (52.63%) Performance Analysis
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
3 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
4 8 (42.11%) Tripwire
4 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) ArcSight
4 8 (42.11%) Squid
4 8 (42.11%) SCOM
4 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (42.11%) SELinux
4 8 (42.11%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (42.11%) vCenter Server
5 7 (36.84%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (36.84%) EMC
5 7 (36.84%) Python
5 7 (36.84%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Unix
6 6 (31.58%) Kafka
7 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 5 (26.32%) Perl
7 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
8 4 (21.05%) IBM
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Puppet
8 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
9 3 (15.79%) Big Data
9 3 (15.79%) Apache Flume

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
1 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (15.79%) JBoss
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
1 3 (15.79%) Parquet
2 2 (10.53%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Linux Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Splunk Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Kafka
2 3 (15.79%) Grok
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (10.53%) Regular Expression
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) Symfony
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) AIX
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) SIEM
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Anomaly Detection
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Process Management
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
2 7 (36.84%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) Korn
5 1 (5.26%) C-shell
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CEH
1 3 (15.79%) CISSP
1 3 (15.79%) SANS
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Squid
1 8 (42.11%) Virtual Servers
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Flume
3 1 (5.26%) Docker
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCOM
1 8 (42.11%) SELinux
1 8 (42.11%) vCenter Server
2 7 (36.84%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (21.05%) Puppet
4 3 (15.79%) Ansible
4 3 (15.79%) logstash
5 2 (10.53%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
5 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (5.26%) Cobbler
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (5.26%) Control-M
6 1 (5.26%) Terraform
6 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 8 (42.11%) ArcSight
2 8 (42.11%) Tripwire
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) EMC
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) Splunk
6 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
7 1 (5.26%) CA
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Informatica