The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C shell (csh)
Rank 411 418 426
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing C-shell 3 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.041% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% 0.099% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Average daily rate
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£525 £430 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.09% -16.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -30.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C-shell
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9958 10068 11137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.84% 41.56% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7340 7104 7936
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 63 82
Average hourly rate £29.00 £34.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% -8.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £53.30 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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
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 27 August 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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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 +2 3 £525 +35.48% 2
C-shell
England

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (70.00%) Korn
4 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Veritas
6 4 (40.00%) Solaris
6 4 (40.00%) Sun
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) Banking
6 4 (40.00%) Puppet
6 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (30.00%) EMC Centera
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Validation
7 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
7 3 (30.00%) NAS
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (30.00%) EMC
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) Informatica

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) PowerCenter
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) XSLT
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) EMC Centera
3 1 (10.00%) Equities
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Validation
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Korn
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) Groovy
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) AWK
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Sun
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas
4 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) Informatica
5 2 (20.00%) Sybase