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 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C shell (csh)
Rank 585 562 547
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Contract jobs citing C-shell 12 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.018% 0.026%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% 0.049% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 9
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£425 £495 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.14% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £402 £447
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £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
19778 18433 17982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.27% 37.32% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13536 12006 11359
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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 £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 386 530
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 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 28 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
South East - 5 £400 - 1
London -4 4 £488 -1.51% 9
East of England - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £350 -
C-shell
UK

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 26 (81.25%) Perl
1 26 (81.25%) UNIX
2 21 (65.63%) Oracle
3 19 (59.38%) Linux
4 16 (50.00%) Korn
5 15 (46.88%) SQL
5 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
6 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
7 13 (40.63%) Solaris
7 13 (40.63%) Windows
8 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
9 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
9 11 (34.38%) WebLogic
9 11 (34.38%) Sun
9 11 (34.38%) Banking
9 11 (34.38%) VMware
10 10 (31.25%) Oracle Application Server
10 10 (31.25%) ITIL
10 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
11 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
12 8 (25.00%) Finance
12 8 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
12 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
13 7 (21.88%) MS Office
13 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
13 7 (21.88%) Middleware

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 11 (34.38%) WebLogic
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (15.63%) Apache
4 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.38%) JBoss
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.38%) iPlanet
4 3 (9.38%) PowerExchange
5 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 6 (18.75%) LDAP
3 5 (15.63%) NAS
4 4 (12.50%) VLAN
5 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
5 3 (9.38%) WAN
5 3 (9.38%) Firewall
5 3 (9.38%) SSH
5 3 (9.38%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (18.75%) OLAP
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (9.38%) PowerCenter
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JUnit
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.25%) NUnit
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
1 2 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 11 (34.38%) Banking
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Problem Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Informatica Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Manager
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Middleware
2 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (15.63%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.38%) J2EE
6 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 2 (6.25%) Web Services
6 2 (6.25%) XML
6 2 (6.25%) XSLT
6 2 (6.25%) HTML
6 2 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) Equities
3 3 (9.38%) Statistics
3 3 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (9.38%) EMC Centera
4 2 (6.25%) Grid Computing
4 2 (6.25%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.13%) Eurex
5 1 (3.13%) EFT
5 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) UNIX
2 19 (59.38%) Linux
3 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) Solaris
4 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.75%) AIX
5 4 (12.50%) SUSE
6 3 (9.38%) HPUX
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
6 4 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (12.50%) Service Management
6 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) Validation
7 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Data Validation
7 3 (9.38%) High Availability
7 3 (9.38%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (6.25%) User Stories
8 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Perl
2 16 (50.00%) Korn
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
5 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
6 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
7 6 (18.75%) AWK
8 5 (15.63%) Python
9 3 (9.38%) Java
9 3 (9.38%) Bourne shell
10 2 (6.25%) Groovy
10 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
10 2 (6.25%) C#
11 1 (3.13%) C++
11 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (9.38%) Samba
5 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 3 (9.38%) vSphere
5 3 (9.38%) KVM
6 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (12.50%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (6.25%) OpenView
3 2 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
3 11 (34.38%) Sun
3 11 (34.38%) VMware
4 7 (21.88%) Veritas
5 6 (18.75%) EMC
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) Informatica
7 3 (9.38%) PlateSpin
7 3 (9.38%) F5
8 2 (6.25%) Opsware
8 2 (6.25%) BMC
8 2 (6.25%) Sybase
8 2 (6.25%) Cognos
9 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix
9 1 (3.13%) Fidessa
9 1 (3.13%) Reuters
9 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg