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 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C shell (csh)
Rank 565 550 524
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -26
Contract jobs citing C-shell 18 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.032% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.095% 0.087% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 4
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£349 £510 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.61% -0.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £495 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
18993 18464 15952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.96% 37.44% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12801 12358 10098
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 432 579
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +10 7 £345 -32.35%
East of England - 4 £363 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £347 -
North West - 3 £348 -
South East -17 1 - - 1
C-shell
UK

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 21 (87.50%) Perl
2 17 (70.83%) UNIX
3 13 (54.17%) Korn
3 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
4 12 (50.00%) Solaris
4 12 (50.00%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle
5 11 (45.83%) Red Hat
6 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
6 10 (41.67%) Sun
6 10 (41.67%) VMware
7 9 (37.50%) Banking
8 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 7 (29.17%) Veritas
9 7 (29.17%) SQL
9 7 (29.17%) Apache
9 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 7 (29.17%) MS Office
10 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 6 (25.00%) DNS
10 6 (25.00%) Cisco
10 6 (25.00%) AWK
10 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (20.83%) Puppet
11 5 (20.83%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (20.83%) FIX Protocol

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
4 3 (12.50%) iPlanet
4 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.50%) JBoss
5 2 (8.33%) MQSeries
5 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.17%) nginx
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) LDAP
4 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 3 (12.50%) FCoE
4 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) SSH
4 3 (12.50%) VLAN
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) HTTP
6 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) DataStage
3 1 (4.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) NUnit
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Hudson
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Ant
General
1 9 (37.50%) Banking
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (12.50%) Spring
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) XSLT
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.17%) JDBC
4 1 (4.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Equities
3 3 (12.50%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (8.33%) PKI
4 2 (8.33%) Grid Computing
5 1 (4.17%) Eurex
5 1 (4.17%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) UNIX
2 12 (50.00%) Solaris
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.67%) SUSE
6 3 (12.50%) AIX
6 3 (12.50%) HPUX
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Debian
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
1 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (12.50%) High Availability
2 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (12.50%) User Stories
2 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Web Development
3 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Perl
2 13 (54.17%) Korn
2 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
3 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) AWK
6 5 (20.83%) Python
7 4 (16.67%) Groovy
8 3 (12.50%) Bourne shell
8 3 (12.50%) C#
8 3 (12.50%) Java
8 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.17%) Ruby
9 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 3 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (12.50%) KVM
4 3 (12.50%) Samba
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) OpenView
2 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) Red Hat
3 10 (41.67%) Sun
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) Veritas
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.83%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) F5
7 3 (12.50%) PlateSpin
7 3 (12.50%) EMC
7 3 (12.50%) Sybase
8 2 (8.33%) BMC
8 2 (8.33%) Cognos
8 2 (8.33%) Opsware
9 1 (4.17%) EccoWare
9 1 (4.17%) CQG
9 1 (4.17%) ION Trading
9 1 (4.17%) Patsystems
9 1 (4.17%) GL TRADE
9 1 (4.17%) Microsoft