The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for C-shell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C-shell over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C shell (csh)
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 263 264
Contract jobs citing C-shell 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.032% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median daily rate - £475 -
England median daily rate £488 £330 £398
% change year-on-year +47.72% -16.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

C-shell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2682 3133 3250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.73% 35.17% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3371 4067 3858
South East median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 235 188
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +7.59%  
10th Percentile £18.60 £12.25 £21.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £57.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +10.66% +1.35%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing C-shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for C-shell in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C-shell in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for C-shell in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C-shell in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C-shell in the South East