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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 50 37
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 41 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.19% 2.95% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.33% 6.12% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 16
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £336 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £391 £400
% change year-on-year +8.62% -2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +42.85%  

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 362 343 295
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 54.68% 48.24% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 195 144
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £270 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £190.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Glasgow over the 3 months to 27 June 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 27 June 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 45 (69.23%) Unix
2 33 (50.77%) Java
3 32 (49.23%) Linux
4 27 (41.54%) SQL
5 24 (36.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (35.38%) IBM
7 22 (33.85%) AIX
7 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
8 21 (32.31%) Relational Database
9 19 (29.23%) DB2
10 18 (27.69%) Red Hat
10 18 (27.69%) Finance
10 18 (27.69%) VMware
11 16 (24.62%) Ant
11 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
12 15 (23.08%) Gradle
12 15 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
12 15 (23.08%) J2EE
12 15 (23.08%) EMC
12 15 (23.08%) SSL
12 15 (23.08%) Information Security
12 15 (23.08%) Spring
13 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (21.54%) Ruby
13 14 (21.54%) Python
13 14 (21.54%) XML
13 14 (21.54%) Time Management
13 14 (21.54%) Hudson
14 13 (20.00%) JSON
14 13 (20.00%) SOAP

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 7 (10.77%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.23%) CICS
2 6 (9.23%) JBoss
2 6 (9.23%) MQSeries
2 6 (9.23%) SAS
2 6 (9.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (6.15%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (3.08%) Apache
4 2 (3.08%) Confluence
4 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) SSL
2 9 (13.85%) HTTPS
3 6 (9.23%) Kerberos
3 6 (9.23%) SSH
4 5 (7.69%) HTTP
4 5 (7.69%) Internet
5 4 (6.15%) LDAP
6 3 (4.62%) Firewall
7 2 (3.08%) SAN
7 2 (3.08%) VPN
7 2 (3.08%) VSAN
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) Relational Database
2 19 (29.23%) DB2
3 6 (9.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) KDB
4 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 16 (24.62%) Ant
2 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
3 15 (23.08%) Gradle
4 14 (21.54%) Hudson
5 13 (20.00%) Maven
6 9 (13.85%) GitLab
7 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.08%) Concordion
8 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.08%) JBehave
8 2 (3.08%) JIRA
8 2 (3.08%) JUnit
8 2 (3.08%) Selenium
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Law
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Linux Specialist
4 7 (10.77%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Unix Specialist
6 5 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Programmer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.08%) Mainframe Programmer
9 2 (3.08%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) J2EE
1 15 (23.08%) Spring
2 14 (21.54%) XML
3 13 (20.00%) JSON
3 13 (20.00%) SOAP
4 11 (16.92%) Protocol Buffers
5 8 (12.31%) Middleware
6 6 (9.23%) ISPF
7 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.08%) Apache CXF
7 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.08%) HTML
7 2 (3.08%) HTML5
7 2 (3.08%) jQuery
7 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 1 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.54%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) DataPower
3 6 (9.23%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (9.23%) Mainframe
3 6 (9.23%) PKI
4 3 (4.62%) STB
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.54%) Fintech
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 45 (69.23%) Unix
2 32 (49.23%) Linux
3 24 (36.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (33.85%) AIX
5 8 (12.31%) Tru64
6 6 (9.23%) Solaris
6 6 (9.23%) zOS
7 3 (4.62%) Android
7 3 (4.62%) Windows
8 2 (3.08%) CentOS
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Information Security
2 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.54%) Time Management
3 13 (20.00%) Scrum
4 12 (18.46%) OO
4 12 (18.46%) OOA/OOD
5 11 (16.92%) DevOps
6 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.31%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (10.77%) Microservices
9 6 (9.23%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (9.23%) People Management
9 6 (9.23%) Project Planning
9 6 (9.23%) Security Management
9 6 (9.23%) Web Development
10 5 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (6.15%) Refactoring
12 3 (4.62%) Analytics
13 2 (3.08%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) Java
2 27 (41.54%) SQL
3 14 (21.54%) Python
3 14 (21.54%) Ruby
4 9 (13.85%) Bash Shell
4 9 (13.85%) Perl
5 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.23%) Assembly Language
6 6 (9.23%) CLIST
6 6 (9.23%) JCL
6 6 (9.23%) PHP
6 6 (9.23%) REXX
7 1 (1.54%) C#
7 1 (1.54%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) CCNA
1 2 (3.08%) CCNP
1 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.08%) MCSA
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) Dodd-Frank
1 9 (13.85%) EMIR
1 9 (13.85%) MiFID
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.31%) Squid
2 8 (12.31%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (10.77%) RACF
4 6 (9.23%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 6 (9.23%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 3 (4.62%) Docker
7 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
7 2 (3.08%) Apache Flume
7 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (12.31%) Ansible
2 8 (12.31%) SCOM
2 8 (12.31%) SELinux
2 8 (12.31%) vCenter Server
3 6 (9.23%) zSecure
4 4 (6.15%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 2 (3.08%) WSUS
7 1 (1.54%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) IBM
2 18 (27.69%) Red Hat
2 18 (27.69%) VMware
3 15 (23.08%) EMC
4 13 (20.00%) Perforce
5 10 (15.38%) CA
6 8 (12.31%) ArcSight
6 8 (12.31%) Tripwire
7 6 (9.23%) Sybase
8 2 (3.08%) Avaya
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco
9 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.54%) F5
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle
9 1 (1.54%) Sophos
9 1 (1.54%) Veeam