Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Linux/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 92 91
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux Command Line 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.42% 0.60% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 1.77% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -1.32% -9.52%
10th Percentile £463 £355 £366
90th Percentile £513 £395 £398
Scotland median daily rate £250 £415 £380
% change year-on-year -39.76% +9.21% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - -

Linux Command Line is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 537 451 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.16% 33.78% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 215 218
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £275 £233 £207
90th Percentile £538 £483 £456
Scotland median daily rate £400 £379 £350
% change year-on-year +5.54% +8.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.00 £18.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.77% +37.74% -49.47%
10th Percentile £10.70 £10.23 £9.25
90th Percentile £33.90 £27.10 £39.43
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -27.08% -33.33% +100.00%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in Glasgow

Linux Command Line
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux Command Line in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Command Line in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Linux Command Line 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) nginx
4 3 (42.86%) Splunk
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Kafka
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (28.57%) MODX
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) WordPress
5 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Drupal
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics

Linux Command Line
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 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) nginx
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) Drupal
3 2 (28.57%) MODX
3 2 (28.57%) WordPress
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Akamai
1 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Google Tag Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Mailgun
1 2 (28.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Zeppelin
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Scala Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (28.57%) Kafka
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (14.29%) Data Development
5 1 (14.29%) Data Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Data Ingestion
5 1 (14.29%) Metadata Management
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) Fail2ban
3 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
4 1 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Lets Encrypt
3 1 (14.29%) Perforce