The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 617 625 597
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -28
Contract jobs citing AWK 16 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.025% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.079% 0.065% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 10
Median daily rate £450 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%
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UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20231 20113 18841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.31% 38.56% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13985 13724 12143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 442 382
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in England

AWK
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

AWK Daily Rate Trend in England

AWK
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AWK across the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

AWK Daily Rate Histogram in England

AWK
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

AWK Hourly Rate Trend in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 10 £450 -10.00% 1
East Midlands +1 4 £450 -
East of England +16 2 £375 - 2
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AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 England region with a requirement for AWK.

1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 27 (75.00%) SQL
3 23 (63.89%) sed
4 22 (61.11%) Red Hat
5 21 (58.33%) Unix
6 16 (44.44%) Bash Shell
7 15 (41.67%) Java
7 15 (41.67%) Perl
8 13 (36.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
9 12 (33.33%) Oracle
10 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
10 11 (30.56%) Subversion
11 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
11 10 (27.78%) Apache
12 9 (25.00%) Windows
12 9 (25.00%) Endeca
13 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
13 8 (22.22%) Samba
13 8 (22.22%) IIS
13 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
13 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
14 7 (19.44%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (19.44%) StorNext
14 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (19.44%) CentOS
14 7 (19.44%) SAN
14 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (19.44%) FTP

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Top Related IT Skills in England 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 10 (27.78%) Apache
2 8 (22.22%) IIS
3 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (19.44%) FTP
1 7 (19.44%) SAN
2 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (8.33%) Network Security
4 2 (5.56%) SSH
4 2 (5.56%) X.509
5 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) HBase
4 2 (5.56%) MarkLogic
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Subversion
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.89%) JUnit
4 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.33%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) Mockito
5 2 (5.56%) Ant
5 2 (5.56%) Burp Suite
5 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.56%) GitLab
5 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.56%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.78%) Build Forge
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.78%) ProC
6 1 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Marketing
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
4 4 (11.11%) Back Office
5 2 (5.56%) Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Front Office
5 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Publishing
6 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Principal Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Scripter
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Web Applications Support
6 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) XML
2 4 (11.11%) LAMP
2 4 (11.11%) Spring
2 4 (11.11%) XSLT
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Commons
3 3 (8.33%) Cascading
3 3 (8.33%) Guava
4 2 (5.56%) FreeMarker
4 2 (5.56%) J2EE
4 2 (5.56%) JDBC
4 2 (5.56%) MDX
4 2 (5.56%) Middleware
4 2 (5.56%) Symfony
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) Java EE
5 1 (2.78%) JPA
5 1 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Equities
4 2 (5.56%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Pricing Data
5 1 (2.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 21 (58.33%) Unix
3 13 (36.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) CentOS
5 7 (19.44%) SUSE
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Solaris
6 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
2 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (13.89%) DevOps
7 4 (11.11%) B2B
7 4 (11.11%) B2C
7 4 (11.11%) ETL
7 4 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (11.11%) Open Source
8 3 (8.33%) OOD
9 2 (5.56%) Change Control
9 2 (5.56%) Data Mapping
9 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.56%) Data Validation
9 2 (5.56%) DRM
9 2 (5.56%) Pair Programming
9 2 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) SQL
2 23 (63.89%) sed
3 16 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 15 (41.67%) Java
4 15 (41.67%) Perl
5 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 6 (16.67%) PHP
8 5 (13.89%) Korn
9 3 (8.33%) C#
9 3 (8.33%) C++
9 3 (8.33%) Python
10 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
10 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.78%) C
11 1 (2.78%) COBOL
11 1 (2.78%) Ruby
11 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) RHCE
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Samba
2 7 (19.44%) StorNext
3 2 (5.56%) Docker
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Oozie
3 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) Nagios
3 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (25.00%) Endeca
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
6 2 (5.56%) GoldenSource
6 2 (5.56%) hybris
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Murex
6 2 (5.56%) Percona
6 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.56%) Reuters
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Remedy
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Ebury
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Posted: 6 days ago
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