Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 37 69
Rank change year-on-year -46 +32 +10
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 25 48 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.75% 4.40% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 9.14% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 5
Glasgow median daily rate £458 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.38% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £350 £379 £290
90th Percentile £554 £475 £412
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 676 525 490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.37% 48.12% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 290 270
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.40% +5.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £223
90th Percentile £500 £450 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £46.00 £17.32 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.59% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.08 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -54.45% - +21.95%

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 26 April 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 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script 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 Shell Script.

1 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Unix
3 18 (72.00%) Python
4 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
5 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 12 (48.00%) Ansible
7 11 (44.00%) DevOps
8 10 (40.00%) Splunk
9 9 (36.00%) Analytics
9 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (36.00%) JIRA
9 9 (36.00%) HTTP
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle
10 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (32.00%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (32.00%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (28.00%) HTML5
11 7 (28.00%) Web Services
11 7 (28.00%) HTML
11 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (24.00%) Puppet
12 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
12 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (24.00%) Kafka
12 6 (24.00%) Data Analytics
12 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (24.00%) Data Engineering
13 5 (20.00%) Deployment Automation

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 3 (12.00%) CloudStack
1 3 (12.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) Anypoint
2 1 (4.00%) CICS
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
2 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (36.00%) JIRA
2 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) PVCS
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) React Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) HTML5
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
3 6 (24.00%) Kafka
4 4 (16.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) React
4 4 (16.00%) Redux
4 4 (16.00%) REST
5 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.00%) OpenFin
5 3 (12.00%) Regular Expression
5 3 (12.00%) Spring
5 3 (12.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (12.00%) WebSockets
6 2 (8.00%) .NET
6 2 (8.00%) JSON
6 2 (8.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) LDAP
7 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) PKI
5 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (44.00%) DevOps
3 9 (36.00%) Analytics
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (24.00%) Data Analytics
5 6 (24.00%) Data Engineering
6 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.00%) SIEM
7 4 (16.00%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (16.00%) DSDM
7 4 (16.00%) RUP
7 4 (16.00%) SDLC
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) Ruby
6 3 (12.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
8 1 (4.00%) CLIST
8 1 (4.00%) Java 8
8 1 (4.00%) JCL
8 1 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (4.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) vSphere
1 3 (12.00%) Xen
1 3 (12.00%) XenServer
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (4.00%) RACF
2 1 (4.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Ansible
2 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (24.00%) Puppet
3 5 (20.00%) Cobbler
3 5 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.00%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (4.00%) Control-M
4 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.00%) PingFederate
4 1 (4.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Splunk
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (8.00%) CA
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Apigee
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter