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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 563 549 547
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Contract jobs citing AWK 20 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.033% 0.045%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.084% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 10
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£350 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +0.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £390 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
19152 19023 20044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.42% 39.53% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12347 12161 12180
Average daily rate £398 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 514 713
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.14 £16.72 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 8 £385 +3.35% 5
South East - 8 £355 - 3
North West -12 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £350 - 1
North East - - - -
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AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 43 (81.13%) UNIX
2 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 28 (52.83%) Perl
3 26 (49.06%) sed
4 23 (43.40%) Windows
5 22 (41.51%) Oracle
6 21 (39.62%) Bash Shell
7 17 (32.08%) Shell Script
8 16 (30.19%) SQL
9 15 (28.30%) Java
9 15 (28.30%) Red Hat
9 15 (28.30%) FIX Protocol
9 15 (28.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (26.42%) Korn
11 13 (24.53%) Equities
11 13 (24.53%) Open Source
11 13 (24.53%) C-shell
12 12 (22.64%) ETL
12 12 (22.64%) MS Office
13 11 (20.75%) Electronic Trading
14 10 (18.87%) Solaris
14 10 (18.87%) Apache
14 10 (18.87%) Spring
15 9 (16.98%) Migration
15 9 (16.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (16.98%) Sun
15 9 (16.98%) Big Data
15 9 (16.98%) Puppet
16 8 (15.09%) Analytics
16 8 (15.09%) NAS

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (18.87%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Node.js
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) SAS
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) NAS
2 7 (13.21%) FTP
2 7 (13.21%) HTTPS
3 5 (9.43%) DMZ
4 3 (5.66%) Firewall
5 2 (3.77%) DNS
5 2 (3.77%) SAN
6 1 (1.89%) SSL
6 1 (1.89%) HTTP
6 1 (1.89%) SNMP
6 1 (1.89%) LDAP
6 1 (1.89%) PBX
6 1 (1.89%) SMTP
6 1 (1.89%) SSH
6 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.89%) Internet
6 1 (1.89%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Big Data
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.32%) Hadoop
3 6 (11.32%) Apache Hive
3 6 (11.32%) HBase
3 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.32%) SQLPlus
4 5 (9.43%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) DB2
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.89%) Ingres
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Maven
2 6 (11.32%) Mockito
2 6 (11.32%) JUnit
3 5 (9.43%) Subversion
3 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.77%) JIRA
6 2 (3.77%) Ant
7 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.89%) Trac
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (11.32%) Administrator
2 5 (9.43%) Architect
2 5 (9.43%) Developer
3 4 (7.55%) Technical Architect
3 4 (7.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (7.55%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (5.66%) LAMP Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Tester
5 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (3.77%) Support Specialist
5 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
5 2 (3.77%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (1.89%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (1.89%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (1.89%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (18.87%) Spring
3 6 (11.32%) Middleware
3 6 (11.32%) Guava
3 6 (11.32%) Cascading
3 6 (11.32%) Apache Commons
4 5 (9.43%) JSON
4 5 (9.43%) XML
5 4 (7.55%) Ajax
6 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 3 (5.66%) HTML
6 3 (5.66%) CSS
6 3 (5.66%) LAMP
6 3 (5.66%) CSS3
6 3 (5.66%) jQuery
6 3 (5.66%) HTML5
7 2 (3.77%) REST
7 2 (3.77%) SOAP
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.89%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Equities
1 13 (24.53%) Open Source
2 9 (16.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.66%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 43 (81.13%) UNIX
2 28 (52.83%) Linux
3 23 (43.40%) Windows
4 15 (28.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (18.87%) Solaris
6 6 (11.32%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.89%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) ETL
2 11 (20.75%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (16.98%) Migration
4 8 (15.09%) Analytics
5 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
5 6 (11.32%) Scrum
5 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
5 6 (11.32%) OO
5 6 (11.32%) OOD
6 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.55%) Validation
7 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.66%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.77%) Process Management
9 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Perl
2 26 (49.06%) sed
3 21 (39.62%) Bash Shell
4 17 (32.08%) Shell Script
5 16 (30.19%) SQL
6 15 (28.30%) Java
7 14 (26.42%) Korn
8 13 (24.53%) C-shell
9 4 (7.55%) Ruby
9 4 (7.55%) C++
10 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
10 3 (5.66%) C#
10 3 (5.66%) PHP
11 2 (3.77%) C
11 2 (3.77%) Python
12 1 (1.89%) Jython
12 1 (1.89%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) HNC
4 2 (3.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Xen
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.77%) NFS
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.89%) Samba
3 1 (1.89%) qmail
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) Puppet
2 6 (11.32%) Cobbler
2 6 (11.32%) Oozie
2 6 (11.32%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.89%) Nagios
4 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Oracle
2 15 (28.30%) Red Hat
3 9 (16.98%) Sun
4 6 (11.32%) IBM
5 4 (7.55%) hybris
5 4 (7.55%) Endeca
6 2 (3.77%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) Green Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.89%) EMC
7 1 (1.89%) Veritas
7 1 (1.89%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.89%) Egenera
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