Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Bash Shell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bash Shell over the 6 months to 18 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.

Bash Shell
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 142 185
Rank change year-on-year +25 +43 +4
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 67 42 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.35% 0.96% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 2.38% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 8
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% -5.52%
10th Percentile £319 £266 £223
90th Percentile £600 £449 £543
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

Bash Shell 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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1909 1768 1929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.35% 40.37% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 1064 1049
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £286 £263 £260
90th Percentile £525 £475 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 45
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.15% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £15.09 £14.85 £14.48
90th Percentile £195.00 £51.60 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.67% +22.63%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Scotland

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Scotland

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Scotland

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in Scotland

Bash Shell
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 33 £425 -
Glasgow +13 32 £400 - 5
Dundee - 1 £400 -
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 51 (76.12%) Python
2 49 (73.13%) Linux
3 36 (53.73%) Ansible
4 32 (47.76%) Perl
5 29 (43.28%) Unix
6 27 (40.30%) Java
7 26 (38.81%) Docker
7 26 (38.81%) DevOps
7 26 (38.81%) Puppet
8 23 (34.33%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (34.33%) Kafka
8 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (32.84%) Splunk
10 21 (31.34%) Firewall
11 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
12 19 (28.36%) QA
12 19 (28.36%) DNS
12 19 (28.36%) Configuration Management
13 18 (26.87%) VMware
13 18 (26.87%) Big Data
14 17 (25.37%) Finance
15 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
15 16 (23.88%) Scrum
16 15 (22.39%) SIEM
17 14 (20.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (20.90%) CISSP
17 14 (20.90%) Tomcat
18 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
18 13 (19.40%) Ruby
18 13 (19.40%) Kanban

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (20.90%) Tomcat
2 12 (17.91%) Apache Spark
3 9 (13.43%) JBoss
3 9 (13.43%) WebLogic
4 8 (11.94%) Jetty
5 7 (10.45%) WebSphere
6 6 (8.96%) Apache
7 4 (5.97%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) OpenShift
2 9 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.99%) PaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Datadog
5 1 (1.49%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) Firewall
2 19 (28.36%) DNS
3 7 (10.45%) AMQP
4 4 (5.97%) SNMP
4 4 (5.97%) SSH
5 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.99%) DHCP
6 2 (2.99%) HTTP
6 2 (2.99%) Internet
6 2 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.99%) SMTP
7 1 (1.49%) DSL
7 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.49%) LDAP
7 1 (1.49%) SAN
7 1 (1.49%) SSL
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) Big Data
2 12 (17.91%) Parquet
3 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
4 9 (13.43%) Hadoop
5 8 (11.94%) Couchbase
5 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
5 8 (11.94%) Redis
5 8 (11.94%) Riak
6 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.99%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (2.99%) GIS
8 2 (2.99%) MySQL
8 2 (2.99%) QGIS
8 2 (2.99%) Spatial Data
9 1 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
2 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
3 12 (17.91%) JIRA
3 12 (17.91%) Selenium
4 8 (11.94%) Artifactory
4 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
4 8 (11.94%) Vagrant
5 7 (10.45%) FitNesse
5 7 (10.45%) GitLab
6 5 (7.46%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.48%) JUnit
8 2 (2.99%) Appium
8 2 (2.99%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.99%) Gatling
8 2 (2.99%) Maven
8 2 (2.99%) Protractor
8 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.99%) TestNG
8 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Law
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Splunk Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Security Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Java Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Data Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Linux Specialist
8 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Information Security Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) Kafka
2 12 (17.91%) Grok
2 12 (17.91%) Regular Expression
3 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
3 10 (14.93%) HTML
3 10 (14.93%) Spring
4 9 (13.43%) JPA
5 7 (10.45%) HTML5
5 7 (10.45%) JMS
5 7 (10.45%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (10.45%) TIBCO EMS
5 7 (10.45%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (4.48%) .NET
6 3 (4.48%) RESTful
7 2 (2.99%) lodash
7 2 (2.99%) PostGIS
7 2 (2.99%) Redux
7 2 (2.99%) REST
7 2 (2.99%) RxJS
8 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (5.97%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.99%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.49%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 49 (73.13%) Linux
2 29 (43.28%) Unix
3 14 (20.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (13.43%) Windows
5 5 (7.46%) Solaris
6 4 (5.97%) AIX
7 2 (2.99%) CentOS
8 1 (1.49%) Tru64
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) DevOps
2 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.36%) Configuration Management
4 16 (23.88%) Scrum
5 15 (22.39%) SIEM
6 13 (19.40%) Analytics
6 13 (19.40%) Kanban
6 13 (19.40%) Performance Analysis
7 12 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (17.91%) TDD
7 12 (17.91%) Test Automation
7 12 (17.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (16.42%) Anomaly Detection
8 11 (16.42%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
8 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (16.42%) Process Management
8 11 (16.42%) SDLC
8 11 (16.42%) Statistical Modelling
9 10 (14.93%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (76.12%) Python
2 32 (47.76%) Perl
3 27 (40.30%) Java
4 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.40%) Ruby
5 6 (8.96%) Go
5 6 (8.96%) SQL
6 3 (4.48%) C++
6 3 (4.48%) PHP
6 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.99%) C
7 2 (2.99%) ES6
7 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.49%) C-shell
8 1 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) CISSP
2 12 (17.91%) CEH
2 12 (17.91%) SANS
3 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.49%) Degree
6 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.36%) QA
2 11 (16.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (38.81%) Docker
2 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.46%) VMware NSX
4 4 (5.97%) Apache Flume
5 2 (2.99%) Squid
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.49%) Postfix
6 1 (1.49%) Samba
6 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (53.73%) Ansible
2 26 (38.81%) Puppet
3 23 (34.33%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (17.91%) Kubernetes
5 8 (11.94%) Cobbler
6 6 (8.96%) SELinux
7 3 (4.48%) Nagios
7 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.99%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 2 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (2.99%) Prometheus
8 2 (2.99%) Rundeck
8 2 (2.99%) SCOM
8 2 (2.99%) Terraform
8 2 (2.99%) vCenter Server
8 2 (2.99%) Xymon
9 1 (1.49%) Control-M
9 1 (1.49%) Packer
9 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Splunk
2 18 (26.87%) VMware
3 9 (13.43%) IBM
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle
4 7 (10.45%) TIBCO
5 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.97%) Black Duck
7 2 (2.99%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.99%) EMC
7 2 (2.99%) Informatica
7 2 (2.99%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.49%) CA
8 1 (1.49%) Capita
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) CommVault
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.49%) NetApp
8 1 (1.49%) New Relic
8 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.49%) Symantec