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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 163 201 203
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +2
Contract jobs citing AWK 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.018% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% 0.043% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £375 £486 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.83% -4.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £700 £404
% change year-on-year
-41.07% +73.37%
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
1627 2320 2496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.09% 41.89% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1877 1966
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £646
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £19.72 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £46.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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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

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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 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) sed
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (50.00%) Mockito
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Oozie
3 2 (50.00%) Cascading
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Commons
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) ETL Development

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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 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Commons
1 2 (50.00%) Cascading
1 2 (50.00%) Guava
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) ETL Development
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) sed
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat