Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 111 156
Rank change year-on-year +6 +45 +24
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 104 72 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.94% 1.49% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 3.72% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 22
Scotland median daily rate £475 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +8.84% +1.38%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £259
90th Percentile £553 £600 £475
UK median daily rate £513 £500 £458
% change year-on-year +2.50% +9.29% +7.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.16% +8.13% -13.20%

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 2,183 1,935 1,803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.64% 39.97% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,240 1,149 1,078
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £298 £281 £262
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 31
Scotland median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.43% -12.50% +10.65%
10th Percentile £11.10 £15.68 £18.50
90th Percentile £44.27 £195.00 £45.75
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.26%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +10 54 £488 +8.33% 6
Glasgow -5 44 £475 +18.75% 5
Renfrewshire - 5 £385 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 £320 -
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 77 (74.04%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (71.15%) Python
3 67 (64.42%) Linux
4 52 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 51 (49.04%) DevOps
6 43 (41.35%) Ruby
7 41 (39.42%) Ansible
8 40 (38.46%) Docker
9 37 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
9 37 (35.58%) Scrum
10 36 (34.62%) Windows
11 33 (31.73%) Go
12 31 (29.81%) Perl
12 31 (29.81%) Kubernetes
13 30 (28.85%) Kanban
14 28 (26.92%) SQL
15 27 (25.96%) Software Engineering
15 27 (25.96%) Hadoop
15 27 (25.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 24 (23.08%) Git (software)
16 24 (23.08%) GitHub
17 23 (22.12%) Puppet
17 23 (22.12%) Java
17 23 (22.12%) Oracle
17 23 (22.12%) Terraform
18 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
19 20 (19.23%) Tomcat
19 20 (19.23%) IBM
20 19 (18.27%) Finance
21 18 (17.31%) PostgreSQL

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 20 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 14 (13.46%) Apache
3 10 (9.62%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (9.62%) JBoss
3 10 (9.62%) Jetty
3 10 (9.62%) WebLogic
3 10 (9.62%) WebSphere
4 9 (8.65%) nginx
5 7 (6.73%) Confluence
6 4 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (23.08%) GitHub
3 18 (17.31%) OpenShift
4 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.77%) Heroku
5 6 (5.77%) npm
6 5 (4.81%) PaaS
7 3 (2.88%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.92%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) DNS
2 9 (8.65%) AMQP
3 8 (7.69%) DSL
3 8 (7.69%) SSL
3 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.73%) Firewall
4 7 (6.73%) SAN
5 6 (5.77%) iSCSI
5 6 (5.77%) WAN
6 2 (1.92%) BGP
6 2 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.92%) DHCP
6 2 (1.92%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.92%) LAN
6 2 (1.92%) Network Security
6 2 (1.92%) OSPF
6 2 (1.92%) SNMP
6 2 (1.92%) VLAN
6 2 (1.92%) VPN
6 2 (1.92%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.96%) Hadoop
2 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
3 18 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (17.31%) Relational Database
4 16 (15.38%) ArangoDB
4 16 (15.38%) Neo4j
5 15 (14.42%) MongoDB
6 10 (9.62%) Couchbase
6 10 (9.62%) NoSQL
7 9 (8.65%) Redis
7 9 (8.65%) Riak
8 8 (7.69%) MariaDB
8 8 (7.69%) MySQL
9 2 (1.92%) InfluxDB
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.96%) Big Data
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 52 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 24 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 15 (14.42%) GitLab
4 11 (10.58%) SonarQube
4 11 (10.58%) Sonatype Nexus
5 10 (9.62%) Cucumber
5 10 (9.62%) Selenium
5 10 (9.62%) Vagrant
6 9 (8.65%) FitNesse
6 9 (8.65%) JIRA
7 8 (7.69%) Artifactory
8 6 (5.77%) Ant
8 6 (5.77%) Gerrit
8 6 (5.77%) Maven
9 4 (3.85%) Appium
9 4 (3.85%) Gatling
9 4 (3.85%) JUnit
9 4 (3.85%) Protractor
9 4 (3.85%) TestNG
10 2 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (2.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Local Government
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (10.58%) Developer
3 10 (9.62%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) DBA
4 9 (8.65%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.73%) Administrator
5 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Data Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (5.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Build Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Consultant
8 4 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.85%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.46%) HTML
2 11 (10.58%) LDAP
2 11 (10.58%) Spring
3 10 (9.62%) HTML5
3 10 (9.62%) JMS
3 10 (9.62%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (8.65%) Hibernate
4 9 (8.65%) JPA
4 9 (8.65%) Kafka
4 9 (8.65%) TIBCO EMS
4 9 (8.65%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (7.69%) Node.js
6 5 (4.81%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.92%) CSS
8 2 (1.92%) lodash
8 2 (1.92%) Middleware
8 2 (1.92%) Redux
8 2 (1.92%) REST
9 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
2 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (9.62%) iPad
4 8 (7.69%) Clustering
4 8 (7.69%) Replication
5 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.77%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.92%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.92%) Wiki
7 1 (0.96%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (64.42%) Linux
2 36 (34.62%) Windows
3 27 (25.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (14.42%) Unix
5 14 (13.46%) Solaris
6 3 (2.88%) CentOS
7 2 (1.92%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (74.04%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (49.04%) DevOps
3 37 (35.58%) Scrum
4 30 (28.85%) Kanban
5 27 (25.96%) Software Engineering
6 18 (17.31%) Data Protection
6 18 (17.31%) Test Automation
7 17 (16.35%) BDD
7 17 (16.35%) TDD
8 16 (15.38%) Cryptography
8 16 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (15.38%) Data Encryption
8 16 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
8 16 (15.38%) DRM
8 16 (15.38%) IT Strategy
8 16 (15.38%) Security Operations
8 16 (15.38%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 15 (14.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 14 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (10.58%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (71.15%) Python
2 43 (41.35%) Ruby
3 33 (31.73%) Go
4 31 (29.81%) Perl
5 28 (26.92%) SQL
6 23 (22.12%) Java
7 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 11 (10.58%) Groovy
8 11 (10.58%) Shell Script
9 9 (8.65%) Korn
9 9 (8.65%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.81%) C-shell
11 2 (1.92%) ES6
12 1 (0.96%) C
12 1 (0.96%) C++
12 1 (0.96%) Java 8
12 1 (0.96%) PHP
12 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) CISM
1 16 (15.38%) CISSP
2 12 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) OCP
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.31%) GDPR
2 16 (15.38%) FINRA
3 11 (10.58%) QA
4 2 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (38.46%) Docker
2 9 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.81%) Samba
4 5 (4.81%) VMware NSX
5 3 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.92%) vSphere
7 1 (0.96%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 41 (39.42%) Ansible
2 31 (29.81%) Kubernetes
3 23 (22.12%) Puppet
3 23 (22.12%) Terraform
4 15 (14.42%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (14.42%) SELinux
5 11 (10.58%) Cobbler
5 11 (10.58%) Consul
6 10 (9.62%) Mesos
7 9 (8.65%) Prometheus
7 9 (8.65%) Red Hat Satellite
8 8 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
9 6 (5.77%) Xymon
10 3 (2.88%) PowerCLI
11 2 (1.92%) Grafana
11 2 (1.92%) Kibana
11 2 (1.92%) logstash
11 2 (1.92%) Nessus
11 2 (1.92%) SCOM
11 2 (1.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 23 (22.12%) Oracle
2 20 (19.23%) IBM
3 18 (17.31%) Microsoft
4 17 (16.35%) Sybase
5 16 (15.38%) Cloudera
5 16 (15.38%) Hortonworks
5 16 (15.38%) McAfee
5 16 (15.38%) Symantec
5 16 (15.38%) Varonis
6 13 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 10 (9.62%) TIBCO
7 10 (9.62%) VMware
8 8 (7.69%) Informatica
9 5 (4.81%) Centrify
10 3 (2.88%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.88%) Cisco
11 2 (1.92%) Apple
11 2 (1.92%) HP
11 2 (1.92%) Qualys
11 2 (1.92%) Splunk