The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 156 197 206
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +9
Contract jobs citing AWK 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.073% 0.064%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.062% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £375 £486 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.83% -4.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £613 £360
% change year-on-year
-36.32% +70.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1613 2320 2666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.81% 42.12% 42.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1852 2076
Median daily rate £488 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 11
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £19.72 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £54.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing AWK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AWK
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AWK across the City of London region.

AWK Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AWK across the City of London region.

AWK Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AWK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for AWK.

1 6 (100.00%) sed
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) Mockito
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 2 (33.33%) HBase
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (33.33%) Oozie
5 2 (33.33%) Cascading
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Commons
5 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
5 2 (33.33%) Guava
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (33.33%) Maven
5 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Java Hadoop Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Assistant
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Tester
1 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Commons
1 2 (33.33%) Cascading
1 2 (33.33%) Guava
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) Fintech
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) sed
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (33.33%) XPath
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Samba
1 1 (16.67%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat