The table below looks at the statistics for C-shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C-shell over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C shell (csh)
Rank 195 200 221
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Contract jobs citing C-shell 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.034% 0.069%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.081% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
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£525 £388 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -29.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -30.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2464 2469 3225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.85% 42.47% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2056 1894 2491
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £51.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -12.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.81 £16.00 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £116.09 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C-shell
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C-shell across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C-shell Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C-shell
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C-shell across the City of London region.

C-shell Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing C-shell 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 C-shell.

1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Korn
3 3 (60.00%) EMC Centera
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) PowerExchange
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Informatica
3 3 (60.00%) PowerCenter
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Data Validation
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (20.00%) AWK
5 1 (20.00%) Equities
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) VMware

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing C-shell 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 C-shell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) PowerCenter
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Informatica Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EMC Centera
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Korn
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) AWK
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) VMware