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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C shell (csh)
Rank 203 225 208
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Contract jobs citing C-shell 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.033% 0.042% 0.086%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.077% 0.097% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Average daily rate
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£388 £550 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £510 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £1,200
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £413 £394
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +4.76%
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
2583 3079 2696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.84% 43.27% 38.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2065 2394 2098
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £19.00 £13.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £52.82 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C-shell across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

C-shell Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Equities
1 5 (83.33%) AWK
1 5 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
1 5 (83.33%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) WebTrends
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Documentum
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Equities
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) AWK
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Jython
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
1 1 (16.67%) HND
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow