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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C shell (csh)
Rank 429 417 421
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing C-shell 3 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.045% 0.064%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 12
Average daily rate £575 £486 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.31% -6.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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
9838 9343 9480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.74% 41.66% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7435 6723 6970
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 50 67
Average hourly rate £26.00 £24.23 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% -30.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £55.00 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +38 1 £575 +18.31%
C-shell
England

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (85.71%) Banking
3 11 (78.57%) Unix
3 11 (78.57%) Shell Script
4 9 (64.29%) Perl
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) SAN
6 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (42.86%) Patch Management
7 6 (42.86%) Veritas
7 6 (42.86%) Solaris
7 6 (42.86%) NFS
7 6 (42.86%) Sun
7 6 (42.86%) Investment Banking
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (35.71%) Korn
8 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (35.71%) NAS
8 5 (35.71%) Validation
8 5 (35.71%) EMC Centera
8 5 (35.71%) EMC
8 5 (35.71%) Linux
8 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
8 5 (35.71%) Informatica
8 5 (35.71%) PowerCenter
8 5 (35.71%) PowerExchange

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (35.71%) PowerExchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) HTTP
3 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 5 (35.71%) PowerCenter
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
1 3 (21.43%) NUnit
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (85.71%) Banking
2 6 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Informatica Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Support
4 1 (7.14%) iPad Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) JDBC
2 2 (14.29%) Servlets
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) EMC Centera
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Solaris
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Patch Management
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
3 5 (35.71%) High Availability
3 5 (35.71%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (28.57%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Shell Script
2 9 (64.29%) Perl
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Korn
4 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) Groovy
5 3 (21.43%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) NFS
2 2 (14.29%) SRDF
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Sun
2 6 (42.86%) Veritas
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
3 5 (35.71%) Informatica
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (21.43%) Sybase
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