The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 70 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing AWK 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 0.81% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £725
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -48.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.09%
AWK
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
334 369 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.19% 31.19% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 177 180
Average daily rate £361 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 9
Average hourly rate £28.75 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.50 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AWK across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

AWK
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes +4 3 £338 -
AWK
South East

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing AWK 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 AWK.

1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) HACMP
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) sed
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) LPAR

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing AWK 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 AWK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Broadband
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) HACMP
2 3 (75.00%) LPAR
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) sed
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) VMware