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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bash Shell
UK / Scotland
Rank 91 107 118
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11  
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 16 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.91% 0.78% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 2.43% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 2
Median daily rate £413 £368 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.24% -3.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £310 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -4.44% +24.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -45.00% +135.29%  

Bash Shell 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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 780 824 902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 44.47% 32.04% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 480 529
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 12
Median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +10.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £19.65 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +23 9 £488 - 2
Glasgow +5 6 £400 +1.26% 5
Renfrewshire +10 1 £340 +7.85%
Bash Shell
UK

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 34 (68.00%) Linux
2 23 (46.00%) IBM
3 20 (40.00%) Unix
3 20 (40.00%) Python
4 18 (36.00%) Oracle
5 17 (34.00%) Java
5 17 (34.00%) Solaris
6 16 (32.00%) Perl
6 16 (32.00%) VMware
6 16 (32.00%) Puppet
7 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
7 14 (28.00%) DevOps
7 14 (28.00%) Shell Script
8 13 (26.00%) AIX
8 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (22.00%) NFS
11 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (20.00%) Korn
11 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 10 (20.00%) Sun
11 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 10 (20.00%) CommVault
11 10 (20.00%) NetApp
11 10 (20.00%) Windows
11 10 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
11 10 (20.00%) Ansible
12 9 (18.00%) SQL
12 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
12 9 (18.00%) Finance

Bash Shell
Top Related 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 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.00%) JBoss
3 6 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (8.00%) IIS
5 3 (6.00%) Apache
6 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.00%) CICS
7 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (2.00%) CMS
7 1 (2.00%) Confluence
7 1 (2.00%) nginx
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.00%) IaaS
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.00%) PaaS
5 2 (4.00%) Route 53
5 2 (4.00%) SaaS
5 2 (4.00%) Trello
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.00%) Bluemix
6 1 (2.00%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.00%) GitHub
6 1 (2.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.00%) Firewall
3 6 (12.00%) Network Security
4 5 (10.00%) DNS
5 4 (8.00%) Internet
5 4 (8.00%) SSL
6 3 (6.00%) HTTP
7 2 (4.00%) DHCP
7 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.00%) LDAP
7 2 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (2.00%) SAN
8 1 (2.00%) SSH
8 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.00%) Big Data
3 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
3 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.00%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.00%) Gradle
5 1 (2.00%) gulp
5 1 (2.00%) Hudson
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Administrator
2 10 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) AIX Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Unix Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Unix Scripter
8 3 (6.00%) Linux Specialist
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Splunk Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) DBA
9 2 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) .NET
1 6 (12.00%) Kafka
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (6.00%) XML
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) Java EE
3 2 (4.00%) LAMP
3 2 (4.00%) RESTful
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) Browserify
4 1 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.00%) JDBC
4 1 (2.00%) JSON
4 1 (2.00%) JSP
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.00%) Servlets
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) RIA
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Linux
2 20 (40.00%) Unix
3 17 (34.00%) Solaris
4 13 (26.00%) AIX
4 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
5 10 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.00%) Android
8 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) DevOps
2 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (10.00%) Release Management
5 4 (8.00%) Coaching
5 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (8.00%) Project Management
5 4 (8.00%) Scrum
6 3 (6.00%) Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.00%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Python
2 17 (34.00%) Java
3 16 (32.00%) Perl
4 14 (28.00%) Shell Script
5 10 (20.00%) Korn
6 9 (18.00%) SQL
7 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.00%) Ruby
9 2 (4.00%) C-shell
9 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) CEH
2 3 (6.00%) CISSP
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.00%) NFS
3 7 (14.00%) PowerHA
4 6 (12.00%) Apache Flume
5 4 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (8.00%) vSphere
6 3 (6.00%) Docker
6 3 (6.00%) Squid
7 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (4.00%) Samba
8 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.00%) zsh
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) Puppet
2 10 (20.00%) Ansible
3 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (14.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (12.00%) logstash
6 5 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (10.00%) Data Guard
7 3 (6.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (6.00%) SCOM
7 3 (6.00%) SELinux
8 1 (2.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) IBM
2 18 (36.00%) Oracle
3 16 (32.00%) VMware
4 10 (20.00%) CommVault
4 10 (20.00%) NetApp
4 10 (20.00%) Sun
5 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (10.00%) AppDynamics
6 5 (10.00%) Canon
6 5 (10.00%) Splunk
7 3 (6.00%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.00%) EMC
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.00%) Tripwire
8 2 (4.00%) HP
9 1 (2.00%) Adobe
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco
9 1 (2.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.00%) New Relic
9 1 (2.00%) Sybase
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Harvey Nash plc
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