The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Shell Script skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 40 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Shell Script 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.27% - 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% - 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £425 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +0.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £41.38 £36.25
% change year-on-year -52.87% +14.13%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 81 133 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 22.25% 37.78% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 98 66
Median daily rate £400 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £29.50 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.71% +55.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Shell Script as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Coventry

Shell Script
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shell Script in Coventry

Shell Script
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet