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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C shell (csh)
Rank 613 611 619
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing C-shell 8 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.060% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.039% 0.16% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 7
Median daily rate £325 £500 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £425 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
-32.94% +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
20312 21270 21290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.82% 38.52% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13933 14486 14491
Median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 542 414
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
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 3 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 8 December 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 +4 8 £325 -35.00% 1
London -12 6 £350 -30.00% 1
North East - 2 £285 -

C-shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (97.06%) Perl
3 32 (94.12%) Bash Shell
4 29 (85.29%) Unix
5 28 (82.35%) DNS
6 25 (73.53%) Apache
6 25 (73.53%) Korn
7 24 (70.59%) Unit Testing
7 24 (70.59%) iSCSI
7 24 (70.59%) Samba
7 24 (70.59%) ITIL
7 24 (70.59%) WAN
7 24 (70.59%) TCP/IP
8 23 (67.65%) Solaris
8 23 (67.65%) SAN
8 23 (67.65%) Red Hat
8 23 (67.65%) VMware
9 22 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (61.76%) LDAP
11 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
12 16 (47.06%) LAMP
12 16 (47.06%) MySQL
12 16 (47.06%) Oracle
12 16 (47.06%) Configuration Management
13 14 (41.18%) HP
13 14 (41.18%) ClearCase
13 14 (41.18%) StarTeam
14 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
15 11 (32.35%) OpenStack
16 8 (23.53%) HPUX

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 (73.53%) Apache
2 11 (32.35%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) DNS
2 24 (70.59%) iSCSI
2 24 (70.59%) TCP/IP
2 24 (70.59%) WAN
3 23 (67.65%) SAN
4 21 (61.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) ClearCase
1 14 (41.18%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.94%) Ant
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) HPUX Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) AIX Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Solaris Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Unix Specialist
9 1 (2.94%) Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.94%) Life Science
1 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (85.29%) Unix
3 23 (67.65%) Solaris
4 8 (23.53%) HPUX
5 3 (8.82%) AIX
5 3 (8.82%) CentOS
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.94%) Fedora
6 1 (2.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) ITIL
1 24 (70.59%) Unit Testing
2 16 (47.06%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.76%) Low Latency
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Perl
2 32 (94.12%) Bash Shell
3 25 (73.53%) Korn
4 8 (23.53%) Python
4 8 (23.53%) Shell Script
5 5 (14.71%) Bourne shell
6 4 (11.76%) SystemTap
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) Julia
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) Samba
2 22 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) NFS
4 4 (11.76%) KVM
5 1 (2.94%) Docker
5 1 (2.94%) GPFS
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
5 1 (2.94%) zsh
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Red Hat
1 23 (67.65%) VMware
2 16 (47.06%) Oracle
3 14 (41.18%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) Sun
5 4 (11.76%) Veritas
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp