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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C shell (csh)
Rank 587 563 594
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +31
Contract jobs citing C-shell 14 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.068% 0.058% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 6
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£385 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £427 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-31.94% -
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
20551 20555 21561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 38.64% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13037 12871 12891
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £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 403 565 800
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £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 20 August 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 10 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 20 August 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
London +13 10 £430 -14.00% 1
England -29 10 £430 -14.00% 2
East of England - - - - 1
Dunstable - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
South East - - - -

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 31 (86.11%) UNIX
2 30 (83.33%) Perl
3 19 (52.78%) Windows
4 18 (50.00%) Finance
4 18 (50.00%) Banking
5 16 (44.44%) Korn
6 15 (41.67%) Linux
7 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
7 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (36.11%) FIX Protocol
8 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
8 13 (36.11%) AWK
8 13 (36.11%) Equities
8 13 (36.11%) Java
9 12 (33.33%) MS Office
9 12 (33.33%) Investment Banking
10 11 (30.56%) Electronic Trading
10 11 (30.56%) SQL
11 10 (27.78%) Oracle
12 9 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
13 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 8 (22.22%) Sybase
13 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
14 7 (19.44%) Spring
14 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
14 7 (19.44%) Apache
14 7 (19.44%) HP
14 7 (19.44%) VMware

C-shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (19.44%) Apache
2 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
4 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 4 (11.11%) IIS
4 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) Documentum
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.78%) TorqueBox
6 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Office
2 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) RMDS
2 2 (5.56%) WebTrends
3 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.78%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
1 5 (13.89%) SSL
1 5 (13.89%) SAN
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) LDAP
3 3 (8.33%) NAS
3 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) SSH
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) NetScreen
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.78%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.78%) KDB
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Ant
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.78%) JMeter
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) Gradle
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
1 18 (50.00%) Banking
2 12 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Front Office
5 1 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Market Data Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Data Migration Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Murex MxML Developer
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Murex Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (19.44%) Spring
3 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (16.67%) Spring Integration
4 4 (11.11%) JMS
4 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) .NET
6 2 (5.56%) Middleware
6 2 (5.56%) Java EE
7 1 (2.78%) HTML
7 1 (2.78%) wxWidgets
7 1 (2.78%) Murex MxML
7 1 (2.78%) CPAN
7 1 (2.78%) X-Windows
7 1 (2.78%) Xerces
7 1 (2.78%) Xalan
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.78%) CSS
7 1 (2.78%) JSP
7 1 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Equities
2 9 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.78%) DTV
5 1 (2.78%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) Derivative
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) UNIX
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 15 (41.67%) Linux
4 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.67%) Solaris
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.33%) SUSE
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.56%) AIX
9 1 (2.78%) CentOS
9 1 (2.78%) Debian
9 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.78%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Electronic Trading
2 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL V2
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) OO
7 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.78%) Change Control
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Perl
2 16 (44.44%) Korn
3 13 (36.11%) AWK
3 13 (36.11%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
4 11 (30.56%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
7 5 (13.89%) SQR
8 4 (11.11%) Jython
8 4 (11.11%) C#
9 3 (8.33%) C++
10 2 (5.56%) Ruby
10 2 (5.56%) C
10 2 (5.56%) Scala
11 1 (2.78%) PHP
11 1 (2.78%) Groovy
11 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.78%) Python
11 1 (2.78%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.56%) HNC
2 2 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) COBIT
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) NFS
3 3 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (5.56%) Sendmail
4 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.56%) Xen
4 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.56%) Snort
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) qmail
5 1 (2.78%) Postfix
5 1 (2.78%) Nmap
5 1 (2.78%) Squid
5 1 (2.78%) KVM
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.78%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) nmon
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) YUM
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Nessus
3 1 (2.78%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 8 (22.22%) Sybase
4 7 (19.44%) HP
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.89%) JBoss
7 4 (11.11%) Reuters
8 3 (8.33%) Sun
8 3 (8.33%) IBM
8 3 (8.33%) Veritas
9 2 (5.56%) Cisco
9 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
9 2 (5.56%) Qualys
9 2 (5.56%) Tripwire
9 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.78%) Google
10 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.78%) Akamai
10 1 (2.78%) Splunk
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