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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C shell (csh)
Rank 582 573 561
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing C-shell 13 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.023% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.063% 0.063% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 9
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£500 £430 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £250 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £319 £450
% change year-on-year
+56.86% -29.16%
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
20520 19097 19287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.72% 37.33% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14027 12280 12356
Average daily rate £410 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 399 522
Average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.20 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 September 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 September 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
South East -7 5 £400 -5.88%
London -15 4 £525 +22.09% 3
East of England - 2 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £350 - 1
C-shell
UK

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 25 (80.65%) Perl
1 25 (80.65%) UNIX
2 23 (74.19%) Oracle
3 21 (67.74%) Linux
4 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
4 17 (54.84%) Shell Script
5 15 (48.39%) Solaris
5 15 (48.39%) SQL
5 15 (48.39%) Korn
6 14 (45.16%) Sun
7 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
8 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
8 11 (35.48%) VMware
9 10 (32.26%) Oracle Application Server
9 10 (32.26%) ITIL
9 10 (32.26%) Middleware
9 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
9 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
10 9 (29.03%) EMC
10 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
10 9 (29.03%) DNS
10 9 (29.03%) Windows
10 9 (29.03%) LDAP
10 9 (29.03%) PL/SQL
11 8 (25.81%) Banking
11 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (22.58%) Oracle ZFS
12 7 (22.58%) Problem Management

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (16.13%) Apache
4 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.68%) JBoss
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.68%) iPlanet
4 3 (9.68%) PowerExchange
5 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.45%) MQSeries
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
1 9 (29.03%) LDAP
2 6 (19.35%) SSH
2 6 (19.35%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) NAS
4 4 (12.90%) VLAN
5 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
5 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall
5 3 (9.68%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (19.35%) OLAP
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (9.68%) PowerCenter
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JUnit
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.45%) NUnit
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
General
1 8 (25.81%) Banking
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Problem Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior UNIX Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Informatica Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Manager
6 1 (3.23%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Middleware
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.68%) J2EE
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) XSLT
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
6 1 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Statistics
3 3 (9.68%) EMC Centera
4 2 (6.45%) Grid Computing
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) EFT
5 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.23%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) UNIX
2 21 (67.74%) Linux
3 15 (48.39%) Solaris
4 9 (29.03%) Windows
5 6 (19.35%) AIX
5 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.68%) SUSE
6 3 (9.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
3 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
5 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
6 4 (12.90%) Operations Management
6 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
7 3 (9.68%) Validation
7 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Data Validation
7 3 (9.68%) High Availability
7 3 (9.68%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (6.45%) User Stories
8 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Perl
2 17 (54.84%) Shell Script
3 15 (48.39%) Korn
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
5 9 (29.03%) PL/SQL
6 7 (22.58%) Python
7 6 (19.35%) Bourne shell
8 3 (9.68%) Java
9 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.45%) C#
9 2 (6.45%) Groovy
9 2 (6.45%) AWK
10 1 (3.23%) Ruby
10 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (12.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (9.68%) Samba
5 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
5 3 (9.68%) vSphere
5 3 (9.68%) KVM
6 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (12.90%) Puppet
4 2 (6.45%) OpenView
4 2 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle
2 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
3 14 (45.16%) Sun
4 11 (35.48%) VMware
5 9 (29.03%) EMC
6 7 (22.58%) Veritas
7 6 (19.35%) Cisco
8 5 (16.13%) HP
9 3 (9.68%) F5
9 3 (9.68%) PlateSpin
9 3 (9.68%) Informatica
10 2 (6.45%) BMC
10 2 (6.45%) Opsware
10 2 (6.45%) Sybase
10 2 (6.45%) Cognos
11 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.23%) Citrix
11 1 (3.23%) OpenText