The table below looks at the statistics for C-shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C-shell over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C shell (csh)
Rank 576 542 544
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Contract jobs citing C-shell 10 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.051% 0.072% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 8
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£345 £495 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.30% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £475 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C-shell
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19485 18017 17104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.45% 37.62% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13289 11823 10727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 379 549
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.02 £15.33 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £48.50 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

C-shell
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

C-shell Jobs Demand Trend in England

C-shell
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

C-shell Daily Rate Trend in England

C-shell
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C-shell across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

C-shell Daily Rate Histogram in England

C-shell
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C-shell across the England region.

C-shell Hourly Rate Trend in England

C-shell
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C-shell within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 7 £345 -30.30% 4
East Midlands - 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 - - 2
C-shell
UK

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 19 (82.61%) Perl
2 18 (78.26%) UNIX
3 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) Korn
4 12 (52.17%) Solaris
4 12 (52.17%) Oracle
4 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
5 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
5 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
6 10 (43.48%) Sun
6 10 (43.48%) VMware
7 9 (39.13%) Banking
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
9 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (30.43%) Windows
9 7 (30.43%) MS Office
9 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
9 7 (30.43%) Veritas
10 6 (26.09%) DNS
10 6 (26.09%) Cisco
10 6 (26.09%) WebLogic
10 6 (26.09%) AWK
10 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
11 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (21.74%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 5 (21.74%) Apache

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 6 (26.09%) WebLogic
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.04%) JBoss
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) iPlanet
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (8.70%) MQSeries
4 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.35%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) LDAP
4 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 3 (13.04%) SSH
5 3 (13.04%) VLAN
5 3 (13.04%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.04%) NAS
5 3 (13.04%) FCoE
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
4 1 (4.35%) DataStage
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.70%) NUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
General
1 9 (39.13%) Banking
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (13.04%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) XSLT
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Equities
3 3 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (13.04%) Clustering
4 2 (8.70%) Grid Computing
4 2 (8.70%) PKI
5 1 (4.35%) Eurex
5 1 (4.35%) EFT
5 1 (4.35%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) UNIX
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Solaris
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (17.39%) AIX
6 4 (17.39%) SUSE
7 3 (13.04%) HPUX
8 1 (4.35%) Debian
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) High Availability
2 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (8.70%) User Stories
3 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management
3 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (4.35%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Perl
2 13 (56.52%) Korn
3 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
3 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) AWK
6 4 (17.39%) Python
7 3 (13.04%) Bourne shell
8 2 (8.70%) Groovy
8 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
8 2 (8.70%) C#
8 2 (8.70%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (13.04%) Samba
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) KVM
4 3 (13.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (8.70%) OpenView
3 2 (8.70%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
1 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Sun
3 7 (30.43%) Veritas
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) HP
6 4 (17.39%) EMC
7 3 (13.04%) F5
7 3 (13.04%) PlateSpin
8 2 (8.70%) Opsware
8 2 (8.70%) BMC
8 2 (8.70%) Sybase
8 2 (8.70%) Cognos
9 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.35%) Informatica
9 1 (4.35%) ION Trading
9 1 (4.35%) Patsystems
9 1 (4.35%) GL TRADE
9 1 (4.35%) Reuters