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 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 28 51 62
Rank change year-on-year +23 +11  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 24 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.59% 0.52% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.16% 1.59% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £410 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.47% +18.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +0.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £41.38 £36.25
% change year-on-year -52.87% +14.13%  

Shell Script 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 262 189 289
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 50.10% 32.87% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 108 165
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 £284 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Shell Script as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Shell Script in Glasgow

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 21 (67.74%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) Unix
3 16 (51.61%) Relational Database
4 15 (48.39%) SQL
5 14 (45.16%) Linux
5 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
6 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
7 11 (35.48%) Hudson
7 11 (35.48%) XML
8 10 (32.26%) DB2
8 10 (32.26%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (32.26%) Python
8 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (32.26%) Spring
9 9 (29.03%) Maven
9 9 (29.03%) Ruby
9 9 (29.03%) Banking
9 9 (29.03%) JSON
9 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (29.03%) OO
9 9 (29.03%) Ant
9 9 (29.03%) SOAP
9 9 (29.03%) Scrum
9 9 (29.03%) Perforce
9 9 (29.03%) Gradle
10 8 (25.81%) DevOps
10 8 (25.81%) Finance
10 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
10 8 (25.81%) AIX
11 7 (22.58%) EMC

Shell Script
Top Related 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 5 (16.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) Relational Database
2 10 (32.26%) DB2
3 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
2 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
3 11 (35.48%) Hudson
4 9 (29.03%) Ant
4 9 (29.03%) Gradle
4 9 (29.03%) Maven
5 5 (16.13%) GitLab
6 3 (9.68%) Concordion
6 3 (9.68%) JBehave
6 3 (9.68%) JUnit
7 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.45%) Selenium
8 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 9 (29.03%) Banking
2 8 (25.81%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
1 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Server Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) XML
2 10 (32.26%) Spring
3 9 (29.03%) JSON
3 9 (29.03%) SOAP
4 7 (22.58%) J2EE
4 7 (22.58%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.23%) Apache CXF
5 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) iBATIS
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.45%) DataPower
3 2 (6.45%) Derivative
3 2 (6.45%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Unix
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (25.81%) AIX
5 4 (12.90%) Tru64
6 3 (9.68%) Windows
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (32.26%) OOA/OOD
2 9 (29.03%) OO
2 9 (29.03%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) Microservices
5 5 (16.13%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Web Development
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Time Management
7 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Information Security
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
8 2 (6.45%) Software Delivery
8 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Python
4 9 (29.03%) Ruby
5 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.13%) PHP
7 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.45%) Perl
8 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) MCP
1 1 (3.23%) MCSE
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) MiFID
2 4 (12.90%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (12.90%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
1 3 (9.68%) Squid
1 3 (9.68%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.23%) RACF
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
2 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (19.35%) Ansible
3 3 (9.68%) SCOM
3 3 (9.68%) SELinux
4 1 (3.23%) SCCM
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Perforce
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
3 7 (22.58%) EMC
3 7 (22.58%) VMware
4 6 (19.35%) IBM
5 3 (9.68%) ArcSight
5 3 (9.68%) Tripwire
6 1 (3.23%) CA
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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