The table below looks at the statistics for C-shell skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C-shell over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C shell (csh)
Rank 637 656 625
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Contract jobs citing C-shell 12 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.024% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.056% 0.063% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 15
Median daily rate £344 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £385 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
-22.35% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21570 22106 21217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.78% 38.13% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14849 15015 13643
Median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 534 414
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

C-shell
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing C-shell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C-shell Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C-shell
Daily Rate Trend

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

C-shell Daily Rate Trend in the UK

C-shell
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C-shell within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

C-shell Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

C-shell
Hourly Rate Trend

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

C-shell Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

C-shell
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C-shell within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 12 £344 -25.62% 3
Tyne and Wear - 9 £330 -
North East - 9 £330 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £330 -
London +1 2 £425 -19.04%
South West +15 1 £375 +7.14%
Gloucestershire +4 1 £375 +7.14%

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C-shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for C-shell.

1 49 (98.00%) Linux
2 48 (96.00%) Bash Shell
3 45 (90.00%) Perl
4 43 (86.00%) Unix
4 43 (86.00%) Korn
5 42 (84.00%) Apache
5 42 (84.00%) iSCSI
6 41 (82.00%) ITIL
6 41 (82.00%) TCP/IP
6 41 (82.00%) DNS
6 41 (82.00%) Unit Testing
6 41 (82.00%) Samba
7 40 (80.00%) WAN
8 38 (76.00%) SAN
9 31 (62.00%) Security Cleared
10 23 (46.00%) Red Hat
10 23 (46.00%) Shell Script
11 22 (44.00%) VMware
12 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
13 19 (38.00%) Solaris
14 18 (36.00%) Configuration Management
14 18 (36.00%) Oracle
15 17 (34.00%) MySQL
15 17 (34.00%) LDAP
16 16 (32.00%) StarTeam
16 16 (32.00%) LAMP
16 16 (32.00%) ClearCase
17 14 (28.00%) HP
18 13 (26.00%) OpenStack

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (84.00%) Apache
2 13 (26.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 42 (84.00%) iSCSI
2 41 (82.00%) DNS
2 41 (82.00%) TCP/IP
3 40 (80.00%) WAN
4 38 (76.00%) SAN
5 17 (34.00%) LDAP
6 1 (2.00%) HTTP
6 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) ClearCase
1 16 (32.00%) StarTeam
2 5 (10.00%) Ant
2 5 (10.00%) Maven
3 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) NUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Unix Engineer
2 17 (34.00%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) HPUX Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Unix Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) AIX Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Java Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Mobile Web Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) HTML5
2 1 (2.00%) JDBC
2 1 (2.00%) Servlets
2 1 (2.00%) Spring
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (98.00%) Linux
2 43 (86.00%) Unix
3 19 (38.00%) Solaris
4 8 (16.00%) HPUX
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.00%) CentOS
6 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) ITIL
1 41 (82.00%) Unit Testing
2 18 (36.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.00%) Validation
4 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.00%) Data Management
5 2 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (2.00%) BDD
6 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.00%) TDD
6 1 (2.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) Bash Shell
2 45 (90.00%) Perl
3 43 (86.00%) Korn
4 23 (46.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 41 (82.00%) Samba
2 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) NFS
3 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Red Hat
2 22 (44.00%) VMware
3 18 (36.00%) Oracle
4 14 (28.00%) HP
5 4 (8.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.00%) Sybase