Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 112 138
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 +42
Contract jobs citing Bash Shell 95 79 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.83% 1.58% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 4.20% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 22
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +6.53%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £267
90th Percentile £538 £600 £449
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -

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 2,161 1,879 1,697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.61% 37.67% 41.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,240 1,145 1,003
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £306 £280 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 36
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 £21.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.38% -47.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £13.50 £15.04 £14.85
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.25 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £41.92 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.81% - +6.67%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +5 44 £475 +2.70% 3
Glasgow -16 43 £475 +18.75% 5
Renfrewshire - 7 £385 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £320 -
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 68 (71.58%) Linux
2 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (66.32%) Python
4 52 (54.74%) Jenkins
5 42 (44.21%) Perl
6 40 (42.11%) Windows
6 40 (42.11%) DevOps
7 34 (35.79%) Ansible
7 34 (35.79%) SQL
8 31 (32.63%) Oracle
9 30 (31.58%) Ruby
10 29 (30.53%) Docker
10 29 (30.53%) Go
11 27 (28.42%) Amazon AWS
11 27 (28.42%) SQL Server
12 26 (27.37%) Software Engineering
12 26 (27.37%) Hadoop
13 24 (25.26%) Scrum
13 24 (25.26%) Finance
14 22 (23.16%) Kanban
15 21 (22.11%) Data Protection
15 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
15 21 (22.11%) Unix
15 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
15 21 (22.11%) GDPR
16 20 (21.05%) Terraform
16 20 (21.05%) Sybase
16 20 (21.05%) Java
16 20 (21.05%) Symantec
16 20 (21.05%) GitHub

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 18 (18.95%) Apache
1 18 (18.95%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.47%) nginx
3 7 (7.37%) Confluence
4 6 (6.32%) JBoss
4 6 (6.32%) Jetty
4 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.16%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (28.42%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (21.05%) GitHub
3 15 (15.79%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.21%) PaaS
4 4 (4.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.11%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (1.05%) Apigee
6 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.05%) Office 365
6 1 (1.05%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.79%) DNS
2 9 (9.47%) SAN
2 9 (9.47%) SSL
2 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.42%) DSL
4 7 (7.37%) Firewall
4 7 (7.37%) iSCSI
5 5 (5.26%) AMQP
5 5 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (2.11%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.11%) Network Security
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.05%) HTTP
7 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.42%) SQL Server
2 26 (27.37%) Hadoop
3 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
4 19 (20.00%) ArangoDB
4 19 (20.00%) Neo4j
5 18 (18.95%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (11.58%) MongoDB
7 8 (8.42%) MariaDB
7 8 (8.42%) MySQL
8 6 (6.32%) Couchbase
8 6 (6.32%) NoSQL
9 5 (5.26%) Redis
9 5 (5.26%) Riak
10 2 (2.11%) InfluxDB
10 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (1.05%) Big Data
11 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.05%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 52 (54.74%) Jenkins
2 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.47%) GitLab
4 8 (8.42%) Artifactory
4 8 (8.42%) JIRA
5 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.32%) Selenium
5 6 (6.32%) Vagrant
6 5 (5.26%) Appium
6 5 (5.26%) FitNesse
6 5 (5.26%) Gatling
6 5 (5.26%) JUnit
6 5 (5.26%) Protractor
6 5 (5.26%) TestNG
7 3 (3.16%) SonarQube
7 3 (3.16%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.11%) Hudson
8 2 (2.11%) Travis CI
8 2 (2.11%) webpack
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Local Government
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (9.47%) Administrator
2 9 (9.47%) DBA
3 8 (8.42%) Developer
3 8 (8.42%) Unix Engineer
4 6 (6.32%) Data Engineer
4 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (6.32%) Java Developer
4 6 (6.32%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Consultant
6 4 (4.21%) Data Protection Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (4.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.21%) MySQL DBA
6 4 (4.21%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.16%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (3.16%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) LDAP
2 10 (10.53%) HTML
3 8 (8.42%) Spring
4 6 (6.32%) HTML5
4 6 (6.32%) JMS
4 6 (6.32%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.26%) JPA
5 5 (5.26%) Kafka
5 5 (5.26%) TIBCO EMS
5 5 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (4.21%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (4.21%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (3.16%) REST
8 2 (2.11%) CSS
8 2 (2.11%) lodash
8 2 (2.11%) Middleware
8 2 (2.11%) Node.js
8 2 (2.11%) Redux
8 2 (2.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (9.47%) Replication
3 8 (8.42%) Clustering
4 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.21%) Wiki
7 3 (3.16%) iPad
8 2 (2.11%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (71.58%) Linux
2 40 (42.11%) Windows
3 21 (22.11%) Unix
4 20 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (18.95%) Solaris
6 1 (1.05%) AIX
6 1 (1.05%) CentOS
6 1 (1.05%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (42.11%) DevOps
3 26 (27.37%) Software Engineering
4 24 (25.26%) Scrum
5 22 (23.16%) Kanban
6 21 (22.11%) Data Protection
7 19 (20.00%) Cryptography
7 19 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (20.00%) Data Encryption
7 19 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 19 (20.00%) DRM
7 19 (20.00%) IT Strategy
7 19 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 17 (17.89%) Security Operations
8 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
9 16 (16.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.53%) Business Transformation
11 10 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 63 (66.32%) Python
2 42 (44.21%) Perl
3 34 (35.79%) SQL
4 30 (31.58%) Ruby
5 29 (30.53%) Go
6 20 (21.05%) Java
7 14 (14.74%) JavaScript
8 13 (13.68%) Korn
8 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
8 13 (13.68%) Shell Script
9 7 (7.37%) C-shell
10 4 (4.21%) Groovy
11 2 (2.11%) ES6
12 1 (1.05%) C
12 1 (1.05%) C++
12 1 (1.05%) Java 8
12 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) CISM
1 19 (20.00%) CISSP
2 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) OCP
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.11%) GDPR
2 19 (20.00%) FINRA
3 5 (5.26%) QA
4 3 (3.16%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.05%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (30.53%) Docker
2 7 (7.37%) Samba
2 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.26%) VMware NSX
5 2 (2.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (35.79%) Ansible
2 20 (21.05%) Terraform
3 18 (18.95%) Kubernetes
4 17 (17.89%) Puppet
5 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (9.47%) Prometheus
6 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Satellite
6 9 (9.47%) SELinux
7 8 (8.42%) Oracle ZFS
8 6 (6.32%) Xymon
9 5 (5.26%) Cobbler
10 4 (4.21%) Consul
10 4 (4.21%) PowerCLI
11 3 (3.16%) Mesos
12 2 (2.11%) Grafana
12 2 (2.11%) Kibana
12 2 (2.11%) logstash
12 2 (2.11%) SCOM
13 1 (1.05%) Nagios
13 1 (1.05%) Scalr
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Oracle
2 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
3 20 (21.05%) Sybase
3 20 (21.05%) Symantec
4 19 (20.00%) Cloudera
4 19 (20.00%) Hortonworks
4 19 (20.00%) McAfee
4 19 (20.00%) Varonis
5 13 (13.68%) Red Hat
6 10 (10.53%) VMware
7 8 (8.42%) IBM
8 7 (7.37%) Centrify
9 6 (6.32%) TIBCO
10 5 (5.26%) Informatica
11 3 (3.16%) HP
12 2 (2.11%) NetApp
12 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.05%) F5
13 1 (1.05%) Splunk
13 1 (1.05%) Tableau