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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C shell (csh)
Rank 609 620 604
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing C-shell 32 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.033% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.088% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 15
Median daily rate £325 £349 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% -31.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £301 £474
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £499 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
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
20693 20352 19684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.53% 37.55% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14257 13473 13004
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 421 468
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 May 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 15 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 May 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 -14 19 £328 -6.09%
North East - 14 £320 -
Scotland - 13 £320 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 13 £320 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 13 £320 -
Erskine - 12 £320 -
Renfrewshire - 12 £320 -
London -4 3 £575 +66.66%
City of London +45 1 £575 +44.02%
Berkshire -3 1 £475 -
South East -9 1 £475 -
South West - 1 £410 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £410 -
Reading - 1 £475 -
Gloucester - 1 £410 -

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 36 (81.82%) Unix
1 36 (81.82%) Linux
2 35 (79.55%) Korn
2 35 (79.55%) Bash Shell
3 33 (75.00%) Perl
4 32 (72.73%) Shell Script
5 29 (65.91%) SAN
6 26 (59.09%) DNS
6 26 (59.09%) ITIL
6 26 (59.09%) TCP/IP
6 26 (59.09%) Unit Testing
6 26 (59.09%) Samba
7 25 (56.82%) iSCSI
7 25 (56.82%) Apache
8 24 (54.55%) WAN
9 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
10 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
11 15 (34.09%) Oracle
12 12 (27.27%) Validation
13 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
14 9 (20.45%) SQL
15 8 (18.18%) Banking
15 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
16 7 (15.91%) VMware
16 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
17 6 (13.64%) NAS
17 6 (13.64%) Java
18 5 (11.36%) AIX
18 5 (11.36%) Solaris

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 25 (56.82%) Apache
2 5 (11.36%) PowerExchange
3 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.55%) Confluence
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
1 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (65.91%) SAN
2 26 (59.09%) DNS
2 26 (59.09%) TCP/IP
3 25 (56.82%) iSCSI
4 24 (54.55%) WAN
5 6 (13.64%) NAS
6 3 (6.82%) LDAP
7 2 (4.55%) HTTP
7 2 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.36%) PowerCenter
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Ant
1 4 (9.09%) Maven
2 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.82%) JUnit
2 3 (6.82%) NUnit
2 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) ClearCase
3 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.55%) JDeveloper
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.55%) StarTeam
3 2 (4.55%) Toad
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.18%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Informatica Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) XML Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) XML
2 3 (6.82%) HTML
2 3 (6.82%) Spring
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) JDBC
3 2 (4.55%) LAMP
3 2 (4.55%) Servlets
3 2 (4.55%) XSLT
4 1 (2.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) EMC Centera
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (81.82%) Linux
1 36 (81.82%) Unix
2 5 (11.36%) AIX
2 5 (11.36%) Solaris
3 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) ITIL
1 26 (59.09%) Unit Testing
2 12 (27.27%) Validation
3 5 (11.36%) Data Validation
3 5 (11.36%) High Availability
4 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) OO
5 3 (6.82%) System Testing
5 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.55%) BDD
6 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.55%) CRM
6 2 (4.55%) E-business
6 2 (4.55%) Open Source
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.55%) User Stories
6 2 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) Bash Shell
1 35 (79.55%) Korn
2 33 (75.00%) Perl
3 32 (72.73%) Shell Script
4 9 (20.45%) SQL
5 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
6 6 (13.64%) Java
7 3 (6.82%) Groovy
7 3 (6.82%) Python
8 2 (4.55%) AWK
8 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.55%) sed
9 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.27%) C
9 1 (2.27%) C#
9 1 (2.27%) C++
9 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) Samba
2 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) NFS
4 2 (4.55%) SRDF
4 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (2.27%) Firmware
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 5 (11.36%) EMC
4 5 (11.36%) HP
4 5 (11.36%) Informatica
5 3 (6.82%) Sybase
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.55%) NetApp
6 2 (4.55%) Sun
7 1 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Veritas