Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 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.

Bash Shell
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 115 168
Rank change year-on-year -29 +53 +12
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 47 51 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.94% 1.42% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 3.18% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 17
Scotland median daily rate £475 £425 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +17.57% -17.37%
10th Percentile £353 £328 £305
90th Percentile £588 £484 £422
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.27 £41.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year -13.98% -21.90% +61.54%

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 1,912 1,604 1,857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.39% 44.68% 33.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,225 953 1,046
Scotland median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £281 £263 £262
90th Percentile £529 £480 £509
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +8.82% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 29
Scotland median hourly rate £17.08 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.45% - +21.95%
10th Percentile £12.75 £14.76 £13.00
90th Percentile £44.44 £57.50 £44.80
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% +5.19% +10.00%

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 25 April 2018.

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 25 April 2018. 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 -16 35 £475 +5.56% 2
Glasgow -28 12 £438 +2.94% 7
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Bash Shell 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 39 (82.98%) Python
2 30 (63.83%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (63.83%) DevOps
3 28 (59.57%) Docker
4 26 (55.32%) Ansible
4 26 (55.32%) Ruby
5 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (46.81%) Kubernetes
7 21 (44.68%) Linux
8 17 (36.17%) Scrum
9 16 (34.04%) TDD
9 16 (34.04%) Puppet
10 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
10 15 (31.91%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
11 14 (29.79%) Groovy
11 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (29.79%) Java
11 14 (29.79%) Cloud Foundry
12 13 (27.66%) iPad
12 13 (27.66%) Node.js
12 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
12 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
13 12 (25.53%) GCP
13 12 (25.53%) Deployment Automation
13 12 (25.53%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (23.40%) GitLab
14 11 (23.40%) BDD
14 11 (23.40%) IBM
14 11 (23.40%) Unix

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 (29.79%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (8.51%) CloudStack
2 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.38%) JBoss
3 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) Jetty
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) Anypoint
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
5 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (63.83%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (25.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (17.02%) Bluemix
3 8 (17.02%) GitHub
3 8 (17.02%) Heroku
3 8 (17.02%) IBM Cloud
3 8 (17.02%) npm
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (14.89%) PaaS
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
5 3 (6.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (4.26%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.13%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) DNS
2 3 (6.38%) DHCP
3 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) AMQP
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.51%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (8.51%) GIS
2 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.51%) QGIS
2 4 (8.51%) Spatial Data
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Couchbase
4 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Redis
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Riak
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
1 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.40%) GitLab
3 8 (17.02%) Ant
3 8 (17.02%) Gerrit
3 8 (17.02%) Maven
3 8 (17.02%) SonarQube
3 8 (17.02%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (10.64%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) Appium
5 2 (4.26%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.26%) FitNesse
5 2 (4.26%) Gatling
5 2 (4.26%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Protractor
5 2 (4.26%) TestNG
6 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.13%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Senior DevOps
3 8 (17.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Data Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Data Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Node.js
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
3 6 (12.77%) RESTful
4 5 (10.64%) React
5 4 (8.51%) HTML
5 4 (8.51%) PostGIS
6 3 (6.38%) HTML5
7 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.26%) REST
7 2 (4.26%) Spring
8 1 (2.13%) Ext JS
8 1 (2.13%) J2EE
8 1 (2.13%) JMS
8 1 (2.13%) JPA
8 1 (2.13%) JSON
8 1 (2.13%) LDAP
8 1 (2.13%) OAuth
8 1 (2.13%) SOAP
8 1 (2.13%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) iPad
2 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) AIX
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) DevOps
2 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.17%) Scrum
4 16 (34.04%) TDD
5 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
6 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
7 12 (25.53%) Deployment Automation
8 11 (23.40%) BDD
9 5 (10.64%) DSDM
9 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.64%) RUP
9 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (8.51%) Data Transformation
10 4 (8.51%) ETL
10 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
10 4 (8.51%) Microservices
10 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (82.98%) Python
2 26 (55.32%) Ruby
3 14 (29.79%) Groovy
3 14 (29.79%) Java
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) C++
5 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
6 7 (14.89%) SQL
7 6 (12.77%) Perl
7 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.64%) C#
9 2 (4.26%) C
9 2 (4.26%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) GCP
2 3 (6.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.38%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) BS7666
3 1 (2.13%) IEC 62304
3 1 (2.13%) MISRA
3 1 (2.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 28 (59.57%) Docker
2 6 (12.77%) vSphere
3 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.38%) Xen
4 3 (6.38%) XenServer
5 2 (4.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (55.32%) Ansible
2 22 (46.81%) Kubernetes
3 16 (34.04%) Puppet
4 15 (31.91%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (17.02%) Consul
5 8 (17.02%) Mesos
6 7 (14.89%) Cobbler
7 5 (10.64%) Tivoli
8 3 (6.38%) SELinux
9 1 (2.13%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (2.13%) Nagios
9 1 (2.13%) Packer
9 1 (2.13%) PingFederate
9 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) IBM
2 6 (12.77%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (6.38%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) Black Duck
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Splunk
6 1 (2.13%) Apigee
6 1 (2.13%) CA
6 1 (2.13%) Capita
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) EMC
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO