The table below looks at the statistics for C-shell skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C-shell over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C shell (csh)
Rank 594 572 576
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Contract jobs citing C-shell 17 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.021% 0.021%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.081% 0.053% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 9
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £427 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £550 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-29.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
21021 20757 21417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.23% 38.83% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13304 13070 12826
Average daily rate £388 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £257 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 579 760
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.98 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C-shell
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C-shell within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014.

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 12 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
England -14 12 £430 -14.00% 4
London +17 11 £430 -16.09% 3
South East -3 1 £425 -5.55%
Luton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Dunstable - - - - 1

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 29 (78.38%) UNIX
2 28 (75.68%) Perl
3 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 21 (56.76%) Korn
4 18 (48.65%) Banking
5 16 (43.24%) Finance
6 15 (40.54%) Linux
7 14 (37.84%) Oracle
7 14 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
8 13 (35.14%) FIX Protocol
8 13 (35.14%) Java
8 13 (35.14%) MS Office
8 13 (35.14%) Red Hat
8 13 (35.14%) AWK
8 13 (35.14%) Equities
9 12 (32.43%) Investment Banking
10 11 (29.73%) SQL
10 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
10 11 (29.73%) Electronic Trading
11 10 (27.03%) Problem Management
11 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
11 10 (27.03%) HP
11 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
11 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
12 9 (24.32%) Project Management
12 9 (24.32%) Apache
12 9 (24.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (24.32%) ITIL
13 8 (21.62%) Tomcat

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 9 (24.32%) Apache
2 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
3 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
3 7 (18.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (18.92%) IIS
3 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
5 3 (8.11%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (8.11%) Documentum
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
2 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
3 8 (21.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (18.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.70%) RMDS
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) SSL
2 5 (13.51%) SAN
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) NAS
4 3 (8.11%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (8.11%) LDAP
4 3 (8.11%) HTTP
5 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) SSH
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Maven
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Hudson
4 1 (2.70%) Gradle
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.70%) Ant
4 1 (2.70%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 18 (48.65%) Banking
2 16 (43.24%) Finance
3 12 (32.43%) Investment Banking
4 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
5 3 (8.11%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Electronics
6 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Market Data Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (21.62%) Spring
3 7 (18.92%) Spring Integration
3 7 (18.92%) Web Services
3 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
3 7 (18.92%) JMS
4 4 (10.81%) .NET
5 3 (8.11%) Middleware
5 3 (8.11%) Java EE
6 2 (5.41%) HTML
6 2 (5.41%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) XSLT
7 1 (2.70%) CPAN
7 1 (2.70%) X-Windows
7 1 (2.70%) CSS
7 1 (2.70%) JSP
7 1 (2.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Equities
2 9 (24.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (18.92%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Wiki
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.70%) DTV
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) UNIX
2 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 15 (40.54%) Linux
4 14 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Solaris
7 2 (5.41%) SUSE
7 2 (5.41%) CentOS
8 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Electronic Trading
2 10 (27.03%) Problem Management
3 9 (24.32%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) Quality Management
4 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 7 (18.92%) ITIL V2
5 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.81%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (10.81%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.70%) Workflow
9 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.70%) Release Management
9 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) Perl
2 21 (56.76%) Korn
3 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
3 13 (35.14%) AWK
3 13 (35.14%) Java
4 11 (29.73%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
6 7 (18.92%) Jython
6 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
7 6 (16.22%) SQR
8 5 (13.51%) C#
9 4 (10.81%) Scala
10 1 (2.70%) Groovy
10 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.70%) Ruby
10 1 (2.70%) C
10 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.70%) Python
10 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) HNC
3 2 (5.41%) HND
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) NFS
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) Postfix
4 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) Snort
4 1 (2.70%) Nmap
4 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) nmon
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) YUM
3 1 (2.70%) Nagios
3 1 (2.70%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) Red Hat
3 10 (27.03%) HP
3 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.92%) JBoss
4 7 (18.92%) Sybase
5 6 (16.22%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
6 3 (8.11%) Sun
6 3 (8.11%) IBM
7 2 (5.41%) Veritas
8 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.70%) Reuters
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) Intel
8 1 (2.70%) BEA
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco
8 1 (2.70%) Vignette
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