The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C shell (csh)
Rank 204 - 216
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C-shell 6 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.093% - 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Average daily rate £510 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £481 - £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 - £528
UK excluding London average daily rate - £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2740 2559 2912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.45% 41.06% 36.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2103 2001 2138
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 27
Average hourly rate £30.34 £47.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.12% +86.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £16.69 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.00 £72.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C-shell
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Sybase
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
4 2 (28.57%) Snort
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Qualys
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) AWK
4 2 (28.57%) Equities

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) KDB
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Murex Developer
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Murex MxML Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Market Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (14.29%) CORBA
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) J2SE
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) JDBC
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XSL
2 1 (14.29%) wxWidgets
2 1 (14.29%) Murex MxML
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Xerces
2 1 (14.29%) Xalan
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Derivative
1 2 (28.57%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) SUSE
5 1 (14.29%) Debian
5 1 (14.29%) OpenSolaris
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) AWK
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Lisp
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Snort
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) qmail
2 1 (14.29%) Postfix
2 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (14.29%) OpenSSH
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
2 1 (14.29%) Squid
2 1 (14.29%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Sybase
2 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Qualys
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Reuters
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Murex
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) Akamai
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet