Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 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
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 125 152
Rank change year-on-year +28 +27 -36
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 40 52 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Scotland 1.50% 1.20% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 3.06% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 21
Median daily rate £525 £469 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -1.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £330 £347 £319
90th Percentile £598 £700 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.75 - -
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.73% +3.53% +0.59%

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 1,013 1,699 2,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.93% 39.16% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 1,013 1,297
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £310 £282
90th Percentile £573 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £16.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +108.83% -60.56%
10th Percentile £21.14 £13.50 £12.73
90th Percentile £46.40 £47.50 £45.83
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -3.61%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in Scotland

Bash Shell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in Scotland.

Daily rate trend for Bash Shell in Scotland

Bash Shell
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in Scotland over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Bash Shell in Scotland

Bash Shell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in Scotland.

Hourly rate trend for Bash Shell in Scotland

Bash Shell
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Bash Shell in Scotland over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 27 May 2020. 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 +30 17 £525 -16.00% 1
Renfrewshire -6 11 £525 -
Glasgow +10 9 £326 -18.44%
West Lothian - 2 £350 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 17 (42.50%) Python
3 14 (35.00%) AWS
4 12 (30.00%) DevOps
4 12 (30.00%) Public Sector
5 11 (27.50%) Terraform
5 11 (27.50%) Unix
5 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
5 11 (27.50%) Shell Script
6 10 (25.00%) Windows
7 9 (22.50%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) Apache
7 9 (22.50%) DNS
7 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
7 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
7 9 (22.50%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (22.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (22.50%) Serverless
8 8 (20.00%) Kubernetes
8 8 (20.00%) CentOS
8 8 (20.00%) SAN
8 8 (20.00%) Perl
9 7 (17.50%) Java
9 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
9 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
9 7 (17.50%) iSCSI
9 7 (17.50%) Amazon S3
9 7 (17.50%) PaaS
9 7 (17.50%) Samba

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 9 (22.50%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 5 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.50%) Confluence
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) JBoss
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Chatbot
2 1 (2.50%) Gliffy
2 1 (2.50%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) AWS
2 9 (22.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 9 (22.50%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (22.50%) Serverless
3 7 (17.50%) Amazon S3
3 7 (17.50%) PaaS
4 5 (12.50%) AWS CodePipeline
4 5 (12.50%) OpenShift
4 5 (12.50%) SaaS
5 4 (10.00%) GitHub
6 3 (7.50%) Azure
6 3 (7.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (5.00%) IaaS
7 2 (5.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) DNS
2 8 (20.00%) SAN
3 7 (17.50%) iSCSI
3 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.00%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) HTTP
6 1 (2.50%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (7.50%) Apache Hive
3 3 (7.50%) Impala
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) DB2
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.00%) QlikView
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) Ingres
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) GitLab
2 5 (12.50%) Artifactory
3 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.00%) Redmine
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Gradle
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 12 (30.00%) Public Sector
2 6 (15.00%) Finance
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Developer
1 9 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Data Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Data Protection Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Backup Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) JSON
3 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.50%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.00%) D3.js
4 2 (5.00%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) J2EE
4 2 (5.00%) LINQ
4 2 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (2.50%) JSP
5 1 (2.50%) React
5 1 (2.50%) Servlets
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.50%) Cloud Native
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) PKI
3 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Unix
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (20.00%) CentOS
5 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.50%) Debian
7 1 (2.50%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) DevOps
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Server Management
5 5 (12.50%) CQRS
5 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Code Coverage
7 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (7.50%) ETL
7 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.00%) Content Management
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Python
2 11 (27.50%) Shell Script
3 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
4 8 (20.00%) Perl
5 7 (17.50%) Java
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.50%) Korn
6 6 (15.00%) C-shell
7 5 (12.50%) Go
8 3 (7.50%) TypeScript
9 2 (5.00%) C#
9 2 (5.00%) SQL
9 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.00%) VBA
10 1 (2.50%) Groovy
10 1 (2.50%) Java 8
10 1 (2.50%) Java 9
10 1 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (2.50%) Ruby
10 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Samba
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) Docker
4 1 (2.50%) NFS
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Terraform
2 8 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 5 (12.50%) Avamar
3 5 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 5 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (12.50%) Puppet
4 2 (5.00%) Netcool
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.50%) HP
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Veeam
2 5 (12.50%) VMware
3 4 (10.00%) CommVault
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) NetApp
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Informatica
5 2 (5.00%) Kony
5 2 (5.00%) Micro Focus
5 2 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (2.50%) Sun