Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 161 115
Rank change year-on-year +37 -46 +44
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 50 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.16% 0.87% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 2.23% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 23
Scotland median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £345 £384 £384
90th Percentile £703 £588 £545
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £43.75 £42.00
% change year-on-year +0.57% +4.17% -23.64%

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 1,678 2,016 1,612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.02% 39.13% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 996 1,284 956
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £308 £283 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 32
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £16.81 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +123.08% -59.25% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.73 £15.15
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.69 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.38
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.32% +7.47%

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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
Glasgow +28 33 £400 -8.57% 3
Edinburgh +5 15 £625 +31.58% 6
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 42 (84.00%) Python
2 38 (76.00%) Linux
3 26 (52.00%) PowerShell
3 26 (52.00%) Puppet
4 24 (48.00%) DevOps
5 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (42.00%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (34.00%) Ansible
8 16 (32.00%) CentOS
8 16 (32.00%) Windows
9 14 (28.00%) Apache
9 14 (28.00%) Java
9 14 (28.00%) SQL
9 14 (28.00%) VMware
9 14 (28.00%) Terraform
10 13 (26.00%) Middleware
10 13 (26.00%) Perl
10 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
10 13 (26.00%) RESTful
11 11 (22.00%) Ruby
11 11 (22.00%) IIS
11 11 (22.00%) JBoss
11 11 (22.00%) MariaDB
12 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 10 (20.00%) Microservices
12 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 10 (20.00%) Migration
12 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (18.00%) 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 (28.00%) Apache
2 11 (22.00%) IIS
2 11 (22.00%) JBoss
3 4 (8.00%) Confluence
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (16.00%) IaaS
4 5 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.00%) Apigee
5 3 (6.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) MariaDB
2 8 (16.00%) Ingres
2 8 (16.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.00%) JIRA
4 5 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 5 (10.00%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.00%) Appium
5 2 (4.00%) Gatling
5 2 (4.00%) JUnit
5 2 (4.00%) Protractor
5 2 (4.00%) TestNG
6 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.00%) GDB
6 1 (2.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Migration Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.00%) DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Lead Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Lead Security Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Security Technical Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Automation Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) Middleware
1 13 (26.00%) RESTful
2 4 (8.00%) LDAP
3 3 (6.00%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (2.00%) JSON
5 1 (2.00%) Kafka
5 1 (2.00%) OLE
5 1 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) Clustering
3 5 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
4 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 38 (76.00%) Linux
2 16 (32.00%) CentOS
2 16 (32.00%) Windows
3 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.00%) Solaris
4 5 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) DevOps
2 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) Microservices
3 10 (20.00%) Migration
4 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Automation
4 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (18.00%) Kanban
4 9 (18.00%) Runbook
5 8 (16.00%) Decision-Making
5 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 8 (16.00%) Service Management
6 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (14.00%) ITSM
6 7 (14.00%) OWASP
7 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.00%) Technical Leadership
7 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.00%) DevSecOps
Programming Languages
1 42 (84.00%) Python
2 26 (52.00%) PowerShell
3 14 (28.00%) Java
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 13 (26.00%) Perl
5 11 (22.00%) Ruby
6 5 (10.00%) C
6 5 (10.00%) C++
7 3 (6.00%) Korn
8 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) Go
9 1 (2.00%) Groovy
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Docker
3 3 (6.00%) VMware NSX
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (52.00%) Puppet
2 17 (34.00%) Ansible
3 14 (28.00%) Terraform
4 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (10.00%) Packer
6 4 (8.00%) PowerCLI
7 3 (6.00%) Consul
7 3 (6.00%) Prometheus
8 2 (4.00%) SCCM
8 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
9 1 (2.00%) Cobbler
9 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) VMware
2 9 (18.00%) NetApp
3 8 (16.00%) Splunk
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Aruba
6 1 (2.00%) BMC
6 1 (2.00%) CommVault
6 1 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Intel
6 1 (2.00%) Juniper
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow