The first table below looks at the demand for C-shell skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 25 July 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C shell (csh)
Rank 402 402 401
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing C-shell 9 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.049% 0.053%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 13
Average daily rate
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£495 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £447 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £208
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9823 10518 10259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.60% 43.38% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7033 7463 7045
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 111 158
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £51.54 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C-shell
England

C-shell
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

C-shell Jobs Demand Trend in London

C-shell
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

C-shell Daily Rate Trend in London

C-shell
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C-shell across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

C-shell Daily Rate Histogram in London

C-shell
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

C-shell Hourly Rate Trend in London

C-shell
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +15 4 £518 -1.42%
Uxbridge - - - -
C-shell
England

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 23 (95.83%) Perl
2 22 (91.67%) UNIX
3 13 (54.17%) AWK
3 13 (54.17%) Equities
3 13 (54.17%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (45.83%) Electronic Trading
5 11 (45.83%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) Banking
6 10 (41.67%) MS Office
7 9 (37.50%) Linux
7 9 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
9 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
9 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (20.83%) Solaris
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
11 4 (16.67%) Reuters
11 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 4 (16.67%) RMDS
11 4 (16.67%) Degree
11 4 (16.67%) VMware
11 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (12.50%) NAS
12 3 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (12.50%) Korn
12 3 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) RMDS
2 1 (4.17%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) LDAP
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) NAS
2 3 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
4 1 (4.17%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (4.17%) KDB
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) JMeter
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Banking
3 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Market Data Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Murex Developer
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Data Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Murex MxML Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.17%) wxWidgets
2 1 (4.17%) Murex MxML
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) JDBC
2 1 (4.17%) JSP
2 1 (4.17%) Servlets
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) XSL
2 1 (4.17%) XSLT
2 1 (4.17%) CORBA
2 1 (4.17%) JMS
2 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.17%) Xerces
2 1 (4.17%) Xalan
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Equities
2 9 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Derivative
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) UNIX
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Solaris
6 1 (4.17%) OpenSolaris
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) SUSE
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Perl
2 13 (54.17%) AWK
3 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) Korn
6 2 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) Lisp
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) HNC
2 2 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) NFS
2 3 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.33%) Snort
4 1 (4.17%) Nmap
4 1 (4.17%) Squid
4 1 (4.17%) Xen
4 1 (4.17%) qmail
4 1 (4.17%) Postfix
4 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.17%) OpenSSH
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
1 1 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.67%) Reuters
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Sybase
3 3 (12.50%) Veritas
4 2 (8.33%) Sun
4 2 (8.33%) Tripwire
4 2 (8.33%) Qualys
5 1 (4.17%) Akamai
5 1 (4.17%) Splunk
5 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Murex
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Nokia
5 1 (4.17%) JBoss
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) IBM