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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C shell (csh)
Rank 638 650 627
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Contract jobs citing C-shell 23 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.060% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 7
Median daily rate £350 £450 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £330 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
21318 21626 20289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.60% 37.89% 37.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14625 14536 12990
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 448 418
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.04 £18.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 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 13 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 30 July 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 +21 16 £340 -20.00%
North East - 12 £330 -
Tyne and Wear - 12 £330 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £330 -
Erskine - 7 £360 -
Renfrewshire - 7 £360 -
Scotland - 7 £360 -
South West +7 3 £410 +17.14%
Gloucestershire +1 3 £410 +17.14%
Gloucester - 2 £443 -
South East +11 1 £475 +18.75%
Berkshire -9 1 £475 +18.75%
Reading - 1 £475 -

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 52 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 48 (92.31%) Linux
3 47 (90.38%) Perl
4 44 (84.62%) Unix
4 44 (84.62%) Korn
5 42 (80.77%) Unit Testing
5 42 (80.77%) iSCSI
5 42 (80.77%) Apache
5 42 (80.77%) TCP/IP
5 42 (80.77%) DNS
5 42 (80.77%) ITIL
5 42 (80.77%) Samba
6 40 (76.92%) WAN
7 38 (73.08%) SAN
8 33 (63.46%) Security Cleared
9 30 (57.69%) Shell Script
10 23 (44.23%) SC Cleared
11 17 (32.69%) Red Hat
12 15 (28.85%) VMware
12 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (26.92%) Oracle
14 13 (25.00%) HP
14 13 (25.00%) Solaris
15 11 (21.15%) LDAP
15 11 (21.15%) MySQL
16 10 (19.23%) ClearCase
16 10 (19.23%) LAMP
16 10 (19.23%) Configuration Management
16 10 (19.23%) StarTeam
17 9 (17.31%) 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 (80.77%) Apache
2 9 (17.31%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.69%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 42 (80.77%) DNS
1 42 (80.77%) iSCSI
1 42 (80.77%) TCP/IP
2 40 (76.92%) WAN
3 38 (73.08%) SAN
4 11 (21.15%) LDAP
5 2 (3.85%) HTTP
5 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) ClearCase
1 10 (19.23%) StarTeam
2 6 (11.54%) Ant
2 6 (11.54%) Maven
3 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.69%) JIRA
4 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.77%) JUnit
4 3 (5.77%) NUnit
4 3 (5.77%) Selenium
4 3 (5.77%) Subversion
5 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Unix Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Unix Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) HPUX Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) AIX Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) iPad Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Java Mobile Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Linux Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Mobile Web Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Solaris Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) LAMP
2 3 (5.77%) Spring
3 2 (3.85%) JDBC
3 2 (3.85%) Servlets
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) XSLT
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 48 (92.31%) Linux
2 44 (84.62%) Unix
3 13 (25.00%) Solaris
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.77%) HPUX
6 1 (1.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) ITIL
1 42 (80.77%) Unit Testing
2 10 (19.23%) Configuration Management
3 9 (17.31%) Validation
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.85%) BDD
5 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.85%) Data Management
5 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) TDD
5 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.85%) User Stories
5 2 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (1.92%) Business Development
6 1 (1.92%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (1.92%) iOS Development
6 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.92%) OOP
6 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.92%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 47 (90.38%) Perl
3 44 (84.62%) Korn
4 30 (57.69%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.69%) Java
6 3 (5.77%) Groovy
7 2 (3.85%) SQL
8 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) C#
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (63.46%) Security Cleared
2 23 (44.23%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 42 (80.77%) Samba
2 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) NFS
3 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Red Hat
2 15 (28.85%) VMware
3 14 (26.92%) Oracle
4 13 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) NetApp
6 3 (5.77%) Sybase