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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank 564 526 525
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -1
Contract jobs citing AWK 11 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.058% 0.044%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.058% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 10
Average daily rate
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£438 £495 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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 17963 17398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.45% 37.51% 38.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13048 11785 10914
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 373 560
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £15.37 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

AWK
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -16 3 £500 +1.01% 6
South East -26 3 - - 1
East of England - 3 £375 -
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 40 (97.56%) UNIX
2 22 (53.66%) Oracle
3 20 (48.78%) Perl
4 19 (46.34%) SQL
5 18 (43.90%) Linux
6 16 (39.02%) Finance
7 15 (36.59%) Java
8 13 (31.71%) PL/SQL
8 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
8 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
10 11 (26.83%) Retail
11 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
11 10 (24.39%) Windows
11 10 (24.39%) AIX
11 10 (24.39%) Apache
11 10 (24.39%) sed
12 9 (21.95%) Apache Solr
12 9 (21.95%) hybris
12 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
12 9 (21.95%) B2B
12 9 (21.95%) B2C
12 9 (21.95%) Scrum
12 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (21.95%) Subversion
12 9 (21.95%) Marketing
12 9 (21.95%) Endeca
13 8 (19.51%) FIX Protocol
13 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
14 7 (17.07%) Oracle Reports

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 10 (24.39%) Apache
2 9 (21.95%) Apache Solr
3 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) Broadband
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.32%) KDB
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.88%) Informix
6 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.44%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (2.44%) DB2
6 1 (2.44%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (9.76%) ProC
4 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.88%) Maven
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (4.88%) Ant
5 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.44%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (2.44%) BitKeeper
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Retail
3 9 (21.95%) Marketing
4 7 (17.07%) Banking
5 3 (7.32%) Spanish Language
5 3 (7.32%) Front Office
6 2 (4.88%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) Architect
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Support Specialist
3 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) UNIX Support Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) DBA
4 2 (4.88%) Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Release Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) UNIX Support
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (2.44%) Fidessa Specialist
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.44%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) Java EE
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) JSP
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) POSIX
3 1 (2.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Equities
2 4 (9.76%) HACMP
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) LPAR
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Eurex
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) UNIX
2 18 (43.90%) Linux
3 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 10 (24.39%) AIX
5 4 (9.76%) Solaris
6 3 (7.32%) VMS
7 2 (4.88%) Debian
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
2 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
2 9 (21.95%) B2B
2 9 (21.95%) B2C
2 9 (21.95%) Scrum
2 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.88%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Perl
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) Java
4 13 (31.71%) PL/SQL
5 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
6 10 (24.39%) sed
7 7 (17.07%) Korn
8 6 (14.63%) C-shell
8 6 (14.63%) C
9 5 (12.20%) C++
9 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
10 4 (9.76%) Python
11 3 (7.32%) Tcl
11 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
12 2 (4.88%) Jython
12 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
13 1 (2.44%) Ruby
13 1 (2.44%) Scala
13 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.32%) Veritas File System
1 3 (7.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCOrch
2 3 (7.32%) Control-M
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Salt
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Oracle
2 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
3 9 (21.95%) Endeca
3 9 (21.95%) hybris
4 5 (12.20%) IBM
5 4 (9.76%) Fidessa
6 3 (7.32%) EMC
6 3 (7.32%) Symantec
6 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 3 (7.32%) 3PAR
6 3 (7.32%) Portware
6 3 (7.32%) Veritas
7 1 (2.44%) Vertica
7 1 (2.44%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.44%) Patsystems
7 1 (2.44%) GL TRADE
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy
7 1 (2.44%) EccoWare
7 1 (2.44%) CQG
7 1 (2.44%) BMC
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