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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 613 599 599
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing AWK 11 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.046% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.054% 0.12% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 14
Median daily rate £383 £455 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.93% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £381 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 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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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
20344 20270 19472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 41.08% 38.50% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14099 13953 12773
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 478 389
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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

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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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +12 7 £390 -19.79% 2
East of England +5 2 £375 - 3
East Midlands -15 1 - -
South East - 1 £500 -
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AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 22 (66.67%) sed
3 20 (60.61%) SQL
3 20 (60.61%) Red Hat
4 18 (54.55%) Bash Shell
5 16 (48.48%) Unix
6 15 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (42.42%) Perl
8 13 (39.39%) Java
9 11 (33.33%) Apache
9 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 10 (30.30%) PL/SQL
10 10 (30.30%) Oracle
11 9 (27.27%) Windows
11 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
11 9 (27.27%) VMware
12 8 (24.24%) Subversion
12 8 (24.24%) Endeca
13 7 (21.21%) Finance
13 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
13 7 (21.21%) PHP
13 7 (21.21%) Puppet
14 6 (18.18%) CentOS
14 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
14 6 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
14 6 (18.18%) Asset Management
14 6 (18.18%) Samba
14 6 (18.18%) Marketing
14 6 (18.18%) IIS
14 6 (18.18%) Microsoft

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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 11 (33.33%) Apache
2 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.18%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.03%) Route 53
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
1 5 (15.15%) FTP
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
1 5 (15.15%) SSH
2 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 3 (9.09%) X.509
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.03%) LDAP
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.06%) Big Data
3 2 (6.06%) HBase
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) JUnit
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) Mockito
4 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.03%) Build Forge
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 4 (12.12%) Back Office
4 3 (9.09%) Retail
5 2 (6.06%) Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Front Office
5 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Publishing
6 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Administrator
2 8 (24.24%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Scripter
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Spring
1 4 (12.12%) XML
1 4 (12.12%) XSLT
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Commons
2 3 (9.09%) Cascading
2 3 (9.09%) Guava
3 2 (6.06%) FreeMarker
3 2 (6.06%) LAMP
3 2 (6.06%) MDX
3 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 2 (6.06%) Symfony
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) Java EE
4 1 (3.03%) JPA
4 1 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.03%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Digital Media
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Equities
3 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Unix
3 15 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (18.18%) CentOS
6 5 (15.15%) SUSE
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 6 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) ETL
5 4 (12.12%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) Open Source
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) B2B
6 3 (9.09%) B2C
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) OOD
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.06%) DRM
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) sed
2 20 (60.61%) SQL
3 18 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 14 (42.42%) Perl
5 13 (39.39%) Java
6 10 (30.30%) PL/SQL
7 7 (21.21%) PHP
8 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
9 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
10 3 (9.09%) Python
11 2 (6.06%) C#
11 2 (6.06%) C++
11 2 (6.06%) Korn
11 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
11 2 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) RHCE
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 8583
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Samba
2 5 (15.15%) StorNext
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) Nagios
3 3 (9.09%) Oozie
4 1 (3.03%) Ansible
4 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.03%) Salt
4 1 (3.03%) SELinux
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Red Hat
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) VMware
4 8 (24.24%) Endeca
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
6 2 (6.06%) GoldenSource
6 2 (6.06%) hybris
6 2 (6.06%) Murex
6 2 (6.06%) Percona
6 2 (6.06%) Reuters
7 1 (3.03%) F5