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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 184 195 190
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing AWK 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.10% 0.070%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.088% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £435 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £725 £394
% change year-on-year
-50.68% +84.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.38% -
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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
2277 2593 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.93% 43.36% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1870 1974 1867
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 34
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £26.21 £17.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) C-shell
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (25.00%) HBase
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Guava
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) sed

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Informix
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Mockito
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Guava
1 1 (25.00%) Cascading
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Commons
1 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C-shell
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) sed
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle