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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 57 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.14% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 1.02% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £395 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +25.39%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -3.05% +24.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -45.00% +135.29%  

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 258 196 297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 48.86% 33.62% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 110 172
Median daily rate £370 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £258 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.36 - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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 29 March 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 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) AIX
2 12 (57.14%) IBM
3 9 (42.86%) Korn
4 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
4 8 (38.10%) Python
4 8 (38.10%) Unix
4 8 (38.10%) Perl
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) PowerHA
6 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 6 (28.57%) Network Security
6 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) Java
6 6 (28.57%) Solaris
6 6 (28.57%) JBoss
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle
7 5 (23.81%) Kafka
7 5 (23.81%) Apache Flume
7 5 (23.81%) logstash
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (19.05%) AppDynamics
8 4 (19.05%) DevOps
8 4 (19.05%) Ansible
8 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (19.05%) Data Guard

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 6 (28.57%) JBoss
1 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) SSH
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) AIX Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Kafka
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) Symfony
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) AIX
3 8 (38.10%) Unix
4 6 (28.57%) Solaris
5 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
1 4 (19.05%) DevOps
1 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Kanban
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Korn
2 8 (38.10%) Perl
2 8 (38.10%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Bourne shell
6 1 (4.76%) C-shell
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) HND
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) PowerHA
2 5 (23.81%) Apache Flume
3 3 (14.29%) Squid
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) NFS
4 1 (4.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (23.81%) logstash
3 4 (19.05%) Ansible
3 4 (19.05%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (19.05%) Data Guard
3 4 (19.05%) Puppet
4 3 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (14.29%) SCOM
4 3 (14.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) IBM
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) AppDynamics
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 3 (14.29%) EMC
4 3 (14.29%) Tripwire
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft