Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 54 50
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 +8
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 45 29 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.49% 2.59% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.03% 5.98% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 17
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £319 £346 £316
90th Percentile £525 £433 £444
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
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 640 485 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.69% 43.34% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 249 312
Glasgow median daily rate £378 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £500 £450 £455
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 £47.25 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +302.12% -14.09% +62.96%
10th Percentile £23.00 £43.93 £14.35
90th Percentile £195.00 £49.58 £58.50
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017, 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 30 (66.67%) Unix
2 26 (57.78%) SQL
3 23 (51.11%) Perl
4 19 (42.22%) IBM
5 18 (40.00%) Sybase
6 17 (37.78%) SSL
6 17 (37.78%) Information Security
7 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
8 15 (33.33%) Finance
8 15 (33.33%) CA
8 15 (33.33%) Middleware
9 14 (31.11%) RACF
9 14 (31.11%) JCL
9 14 (31.11%) Mainframe
9 14 (31.11%) REXX
9 14 (31.11%) CICS
9 14 (31.11%) Assembly Language
9 14 (31.11%) zOS
9 14 (31.11%) MQSeries
9 14 (31.11%) Kerberos
9 14 (31.11%) DB2
9 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (31.11%) Linux
9 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Excel
9 14 (31.11%) SAS
9 14 (31.11%) Security Management
9 14 (31.11%) SSH
9 14 (31.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 14 (31.11%) PKI
9 14 (31.11%) ISPF

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 14 (31.11%) CICS
1 14 (31.11%) MQSeries
1 14 (31.11%) SAS
2 5 (11.11%) Confluence
3 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) SSL
2 14 (31.11%) Kerberos
2 14 (31.11%) SSH
3 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) HTTP
3 3 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 2 (4.44%) VPN
4 2 (4.44%) VSAN
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) DB2
2 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.89%) Sybase ASE
4 3 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (24.44%) Ant
3 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 7 (15.56%) Gradle
5 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
5 6 (13.33%) Maven
6 5 (11.11%) Hudson
6 5 (11.11%) JIRA
7 4 (8.89%) Android Studio
8 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (6.67%) GitLab
9 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.22%) PVCS
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Assembler Programmer
2 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Mainframe Programmer
2 6 (13.33%) Programmer
2 6 (13.33%) RACF Programmer
2 6 (13.33%) SAS Programmer
3 4 (8.89%) Android Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
3 4 (8.89%) SAP Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Database Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) DBA
4 3 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Sybase Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) Middleware
2 14 (31.11%) ISPF
3 5 (11.11%) JSON
3 5 (11.11%) SOAP
3 5 (11.11%) Spring
3 5 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (6.67%) J2EE
5 1 (2.22%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Mainframe
1 14 (31.11%) PKI
2 6 (13.33%) STB
3 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) DataPower
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Unix
2 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 14 (31.11%) zOS
3 7 (15.56%) Android
3 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Solaris
4 5 (11.11%) Windows
5 4 (8.89%) AIX
6 2 (4.44%) CentOS
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Tru64
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Information Security
2 14 (31.11%) People Management
2 14 (31.11%) Project Planning
2 14 (31.11%) Security Management
2 14 (31.11%) Time Management
3 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) Android Development
5 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.11%) Scrum
5 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Network Management
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.22%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 23 (51.11%) Perl
3 14 (31.11%) Assembly Language
3 14 (31.11%) CLIST
3 14 (31.11%) JCL
3 14 (31.11%) REXX
4 13 (28.89%) Java
5 6 (13.33%) Python
6 4 (8.89%) Korn
6 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.67%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.22%) C#
9 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) CCNA
2 2 (4.44%) CCNP
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.44%) MCSA
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 14 (31.11%) RACF
1 14 (31.11%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) Docker
3 2 (4.44%) Squid
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) zSecure
2 3 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.44%) SCOM
3 2 (4.44%) SELinux
3 2 (4.44%) vCenter Server
3 2 (4.44%) WSUS
4 1 (2.22%) Ansible
4 1 (2.22%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) IBM
2 18 (40.00%) Sybase
3 15 (33.33%) CA
4 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 5 (11.11%) Perforce
5 5 (11.11%) VMware
6 4 (8.89%) SAP
7 3 (6.67%) EMC
8 2 (4.44%) ArcSight
8 2 (4.44%) Avaya
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco
8 2 (4.44%) Tripwire
9 1 (2.22%) F5
9 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.22%) Sophos
9 1 (2.22%) Symantec
9 1 (2.22%) Veeam