The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 550 545 530
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing AWK 30 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.060% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.16% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 8
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£500 £504 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +52.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £537 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £360 £338
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19112 19072 16198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.75% 37.12% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12537 12507 10175
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 453 589
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.69 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in England

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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

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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 17 April 2015.

AWK Daily Rate Histogram in England

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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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
London -2 12 £486 -2.70% 12
East Midlands - 9 £600 -
South East -20 4 £340 -33.00% 1
North West - 4 £375 -
Yorkshire -17 1 - -
East of England - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 42 (87.50%) UNIX
2 27 (56.25%) Oracle
2 27 (56.25%) Linux
3 19 (39.58%) Windows
3 19 (39.58%) Red Hat
3 19 (39.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (37.50%) SQL
5 17 (35.42%) Java
5 17 (35.42%) Shell Script
5 17 (35.42%) sed
6 16 (33.33%) Perl
7 14 (29.17%) Apache
7 14 (29.17%) Finance
8 13 (27.08%) Scrum
8 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.08%) Korn
9 12 (25.00%) Migration
10 11 (22.92%) PL/SQL
11 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
11 9 (18.75%) FTP
11 9 (18.75%) DMZ
11 9 (18.75%) B2B
11 9 (18.75%) B2C
11 9 (18.75%) HTTPS
11 9 (18.75%) Retail
11 9 (18.75%) Endeca
11 9 (18.75%) Marketing
11 9 (18.75%) hybris
11 9 (18.75%) NAS
11 9 (18.75%) Apache Solr

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (29.17%) Apache
2 9 (18.75%) Apache Solr
3 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) FTP
1 9 (18.75%) HTTPS
1 9 (18.75%) DMZ
1 9 (18.75%) NAS
2 6 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) SSH
5 1 (2.08%) Broadband
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
1 5 (10.42%) Big Data
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.33%) HBase
2 4 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.25%) KDB
4 2 (4.17%) Informix
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (2.08%) OLTP
5 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Subversion
2 4 (8.33%) Maven
2 4 (8.33%) JUnit
2 4 (8.33%) Mockito
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.17%) ProC
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (2.08%) BitKeeper
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Retail
2 9 (18.75%) Marketing
3 6 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Front Office
5 2 (4.17%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (12.50%) Architect
1 6 (12.50%) Developer
1 6 (12.50%) Consultant
2 4 (8.33%) Administrator
3 3 (6.25%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (6.25%) Support Specialist
3 3 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (6.25%) Systems Support
3 3 (6.25%) UNIX Consultant
3 3 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX Support Analyst
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX Support
4 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
4 2 (4.17%) Analyst
4 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (8.33%) Guava
2 4 (8.33%) Cascading
2 4 (8.33%) Apache Commons
2 4 (8.33%) Spring
3 3 (6.25%) Java EE
4 2 (4.17%) Middleware
5 1 (2.08%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) Ajax
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
5 1 (2.08%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Equities
2 4 (8.33%) Open Source
2 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.08%) HACMP
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) UNIX
2 27 (56.25%) Linux
3 19 (39.58%) Windows
3 19 (39.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.42%) AIX
5 3 (6.25%) Solaris
6 2 (4.17%) Debian
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.08%) SUSE
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Scrum
1 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) Migration
3 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.75%) B2B
3 9 (18.75%) B2C
4 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.50%) ETL
6 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.33%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (8.33%) OOD
7 4 (8.33%) OO
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.33%) Pair Programming
8 3 (6.25%) Validation
8 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 17 (35.42%) Java
2 17 (35.42%) Shell Script
2 17 (35.42%) sed
3 16 (33.33%) Perl
4 13 (27.08%) Korn
5 11 (22.92%) PL/SQL
6 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
7 6 (12.50%) C++
8 5 (10.42%) C
8 5 (10.42%) C-shell
9 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.25%) Python
9 3 (6.25%) Tcl
10 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.08%) Scala
10 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Oozie
1 4 (8.33%) SCOrch
2 3 (6.25%) Control-M
3 1 (2.08%) Puppet
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) Salt
3 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Oracle
2 19 (39.58%) Red Hat
3 9 (18.75%) Endeca
3 9 (18.75%) hybris
4 6 (12.50%) Sun
5 4 (8.33%) Fidessa
6 3 (6.25%) Alias
6 3 (6.25%) Portware
7 1 (2.08%) Vertica
7 1 (2.08%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.08%) Patsystems
7 1 (2.08%) GL TRADE
7 1 (2.08%) BMC
7 1 (2.08%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) Reuters
7 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.08%) NYFIX
7 1 (2.08%) EasyScreen
7 1 (2.08%) Remedy
7 1 (2.08%) EccoWare
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