The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 39 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.54% 1.03% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 4.11% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £23.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -37.44%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
124 73 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 33.42% 25.09% 34.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 44 69
Average daily rate £320 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 £15.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.66% -50.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £15.00 £30.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £15.00 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Shell Script
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shell Script across the Coventry region.

Shell Script Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Shell Script
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace