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 9 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C shell (csh)
Rank 384 397 396
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing C-shell 12 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.046% 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 19
Average daily rate
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£503 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £433 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £600
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
9500 10301 9970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.61% 43.21% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6868 7297 6836
Average daily rate £433 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £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 61 121 156
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.70 £49.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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 9 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 9 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 +14 5 £525 +5.00%
Uxbridge - - - -
C-shell
England

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 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 25 (96.15%) Perl
2 22 (84.62%) UNIX
3 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 13 (50.00%) AWK
3 13 (50.00%) Equities
3 13 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (46.15%) Banking
4 12 (46.15%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) Linux
5 11 (42.31%) Electronic Trading
6 10 (38.46%) MS Office
7 9 (34.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (30.77%) Investment Banking
8 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
9 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
9 7 (26.92%) Java
10 5 (19.23%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 5 (19.23%) Solaris
10 5 (19.23%) Degree
11 4 (15.38%) RMDS
11 4 (15.38%) VMware
11 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
11 4 (15.38%) Oracle
11 4 (15.38%) Sybase
11 4 (15.38%) DB2
11 4 (15.38%) Reuters
11 4 (15.38%) Python
11 4 (15.38%) Eclipse

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 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 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) RMDS
2 1 (3.85%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) NAS
2 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (11.54%) LDAP
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) NetScreen
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) DB2
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) KDB
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Banking
3 8 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Market Data Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Murex Developer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Murex MxML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (11.54%) JMS
2 3 (11.54%) JDBC
2 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) J2SE
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) CORBA
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) JSP
4 1 (3.85%) Servlets
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) XSL
4 1 (3.85%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) wxWidgets
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.85%) Xerces
4 1 (3.85%) Xalan
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Equities
2 9 (34.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (11.54%) Derivative
4 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) Replication
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) UNIX
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) SUSE
6 1 (3.85%) Debian
6 1 (3.85%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.54%) Algorithmic Trading
3 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) UML
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) OOD
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Perl
2 13 (50.00%) AWK
3 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) Python
7 3 (11.54%) C++
7 3 (11.54%) Korn
8 1 (3.85%) Lisp
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) Groovy
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) HNC
2 2 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (11.54%) NFS
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) Snort
4 1 (3.85%) qmail
4 1 (3.85%) Postfix
4 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.85%) Squid
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
4 1 (3.85%) Nmap
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) OpenSSH
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
1 1 (3.85%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Sybase
2 4 (15.38%) Reuters
3 3 (11.54%) Veritas
4 2 (7.69%) Tripwire
4 2 (7.69%) Qualys
4 2 (7.69%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Murex
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) Nokia
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk
5 1 (3.85%) Akamai