Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 55 59
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +19
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 27 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.34% 2.52% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 5.68% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 9
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £319 £400 £290
90th Percentile £553 £500 £503
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £55.00
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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 531 475 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 46.09% 44.35% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 237 306
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +9.63% -10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £213
90th Percentile £523 £450 £464
Scotland median daily rate £388 £353 £365
% change year-on-year +9.93% -3.42% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £30.16 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.42% -45.16% +175.00%
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.16% +14.67% +31.58%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Glasgow

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Glasgow

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shell Script in Glasgow

Shell Script
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 19 (70.37%) Unix
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) Perl
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
5 11 (40.74%) Python
6 10 (37.04%) Sybase
6 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle
8 8 (29.63%) IBM
9 7 (25.93%) Middleware
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) Scrum
10 6 (22.22%) SSL
10 6 (22.22%) Security Management
10 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
10 6 (22.22%) RACF
10 6 (22.22%) JCL
10 6 (22.22%) zOS
10 6 (22.22%) CICS
10 6 (22.22%) Assembly Language
10 6 (22.22%) CA
10 6 (22.22%) REXX
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (22.22%) DB2
10 6 (22.22%) MQSeries
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (22.22%) SAS
10 6 (22.22%) Kerberos
10 6 (22.22%) Time Management

Shell Script
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 (22.22%) CICS
1 6 (22.22%) MQSeries
1 6 (22.22%) SAS
2 3 (11.11%) CloudStack
2 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.41%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Kerberos
1 6 (22.22%) SSH
1 6 (22.22%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) DB2
2 4 (14.81%) Sybase ASE
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Ant
3 4 (14.81%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) Hudson
5 2 (7.41%) Android Studio
5 2 (7.41%) Gradle
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.70%) PVCS
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) SAP Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Assembler Programmer
3 3 (11.11%) Database Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Mainframe Programmer
3 3 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Programmer
3 3 (11.11%) RACF Programmer
3 3 (11.11%) SAS Programmer
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Android Developer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Sybase DBA
4 2 (7.41%) Sybase Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) Middleware
2 6 (22.22%) ISPF
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) Spring
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) Android SDK
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 6 (22.22%) PKI
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) STB
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Unix
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) zOS
4 4 (14.81%) Solaris
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) AIX
6 1 (3.70%) Tru64
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Scrum
3 6 (22.22%) Information Security
3 6 (22.22%) People Management
3 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 6 (22.22%) Security Management
3 6 (22.22%) Time Management
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) DSDM
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) RUP
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Network Management
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Android Development
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) Perl
3 11 (40.74%) Python
4 6 (22.22%) Assembly Language
4 6 (22.22%) CLIST
4 6 (22.22%) JCL
4 6 (22.22%) REXX
4 6 (22.22%) Ruby
5 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
5 5 (18.52%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) Korn
6 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
7 3 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.70%) C#
9 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 6 (22.22%) RACF
1 6 (22.22%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (11.11%) vSphere
2 3 (11.11%) Xen
2 3 (11.11%) XenServer
3 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) zSecure
2 5 (18.52%) Cobbler
2 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.70%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Sybase
2 8 (29.63%) IBM
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) CA
4 4 (14.81%) SAP
5 3 (11.11%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (11.11%) Perforce
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) Twitter
7 1 (3.70%) VMware