The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regular Expression 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
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 564 609 584
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -25
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 60 14 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.027% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.092% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 13
Median daily rate £380 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £266 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Regular Expression
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15432 15161 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.16% 28.80% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10733 10578 9509
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 262 160
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.48 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Regular Expression as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in England

Regular Expression
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Regular Expression Daily Rate Trend in England

Regular Expression
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Regular Expression Daily Rate Histogram in England

Regular Expression
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Regular Expression Hourly Rate Trend in England

Regular Expression
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 Regular Expression 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 +42 34 £388 -4.32% 2
South East +25 15 £321 +18.98% 3
East of England - 6 £450 -
West Midlands - 4 £450 -
North East - 1 - -
Regular Expression
UK

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 70 (64.81%) Linux
2 45 (41.67%) Python
2 45 (41.67%) Splunk
3 42 (38.89%) Unix
4 38 (35.19%) Java
5 37 (34.26%) Windows
6 35 (32.41%) Perl
7 33 (30.56%) SQL
7 33 (30.56%) Kalman Filter
8 31 (28.70%) Shell Script
9 29 (26.85%) Firewall
10 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
11 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (21.30%) XML
13 20 (18.52%) Data Modelling
14 19 (17.59%) Cisco
14 19 (17.59%) Finance
15 18 (16.67%) CheckPoint
15 18 (16.67%) Oracle
15 18 (16.67%) Big Data
16 17 (15.74%) ArcSight
17 16 (14.81%) Puppet
17 16 (14.81%) HP SiteScope
17 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
17 16 (14.81%) Hadoop
18 15 (13.89%) PHP
18 15 (13.89%) Nagios
18 15 (13.89%) Relational Database
18 15 (13.89%) SIEM
19 14 (12.96%) Email Filtering

Regular Expression
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 7 (6.48%) Apache
1 7 (6.48%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.56%) CMS
2 6 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) Mule
4 1 (0.93%) nginx
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.78%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (26.85%) Firewall
2 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 12 (11.11%) DNS
3 12 (11.11%) LDAP
3 12 (11.11%) Network Security
4 11 (10.19%) NetScaler
4 11 (10.19%) SSL
5 8 (7.41%) Ethernet
5 8 (7.41%) Internet
5 8 (7.41%) IPv4
5 8 (7.41%) SNMP
6 2 (1.85%) HTTP
7 1 (0.93%) DHCP
7 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.67%) Big Data
2 16 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 15 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 12 (11.11%) MySQL
5 10 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (9.26%) Sqoop
6 9 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.63%) Redis
9 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.78%) MS Access
11 2 (1.85%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.93%) HBase
12 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.93%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) ClearCase
1 8 (7.41%) CppUnit
2 6 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (4.63%) Grunt
3 5 (4.63%) gulp
4 4 (3.70%) Babel
4 4 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (3.70%) Mocha
4 4 (3.70%) Selenium
4 4 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.85%) Automake
6 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.85%) Flyway
6 2 (1.85%) Gradle
6 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.85%) JUnit
6 2 (1.85%) Maven
6 2 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.93%) JBuilder
General
1 19 (17.59%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Publishing
3 5 (4.63%) Games
4 3 (2.78%) Law
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (16.67%) Developer
2 15 (13.89%) Consultant
3 12 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Analyst
4 11 (10.19%) Linux Scripter
4 11 (10.19%) Linux Support
4 11 (10.19%) Linux Support Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 9 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 9 (8.33%) Splunk Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Architect
7 7 (6.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Technical Support
7 7 (6.48%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) ArcSight Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.30%) XML
2 12 (11.11%) JSON
3 11 (10.19%) RESTful
4 10 (9.26%) ELK Stack
4 10 (9.26%) J2EE
4 10 (9.26%) JDBC
4 10 (9.26%) Servlets
5 9 (8.33%) HTML
5 9 (8.33%) Web Services
6 8 (7.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 8 (7.41%) CSS
7 6 (5.56%) AWT
7 6 (5.56%) DOM
7 6 (5.56%) Swing
8 5 (4.63%) HTML5
8 5 (4.63%) Node.js
9 4 (3.70%) Browserify
9 4 (3.70%) Express
9 4 (3.70%) koa
10 3 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.48%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.78%) Statistics
5 3 (2.78%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.85%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.85%) Social Media
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (64.81%) Linux
2 42 (38.89%) Unix
3 37 (34.26%) Windows
4 11 (10.19%) Mac OS
4 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.41%) Solaris
6 7 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.56%) AIX
7 6 (5.56%) HPUX
7 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.70%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.70%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.93%) Debian
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.56%) Kalman Filter
2 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.52%) Data Modelling
4 15 (13.89%) SIEM
5 14 (12.96%) Change Management
5 14 (12.96%) Email Filtering
5 14 (12.96%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.19%) Analytics
6 11 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (10.19%) Knowledge Management
6 11 (10.19%) SOA
6 11 (10.19%) Web Filtering
7 10 (9.26%) ETL
7 10 (9.26%) Load Balancing
7 10 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (9.26%) Security Operations
8 9 (8.33%) DevOps
8 9 (8.33%) ETL Development
9 8 (7.41%) Scrum
10 7 (6.48%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (41.67%) Python
2 38 (35.19%) Java
3 35 (32.41%) Perl
4 33 (30.56%) SQL
5 31 (28.70%) Shell Script
6 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
7 15 (13.89%) PHP
8 14 (12.96%) Bash Shell
9 13 (12.04%) Ruby
10 10 (9.26%) C
10 10 (9.26%) C++
10 10 (9.26%) Scala
11 9 (8.33%) T-SQL
12 8 (7.41%) PowerShell
13 5 (4.63%) ES6
13 5 (4.63%) VBScript
14 4 (3.70%) Bourne shell
14 4 (3.70%) Korn
15 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.93%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.19%) DV Cleared
3 9 (8.33%) Degree
4 7 (6.48%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.56%) CISSP
6 5 (4.63%) GIAC
7 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) GPG13
2 2 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.33%) Apache Flume
2 8 (7.41%) iptables
2 8 (7.41%) OpenSSH
3 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.70%) Docker
5 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (14.81%) HP SiteScope
1 16 (14.81%) Puppet
2 15 (13.89%) Nagios
3 14 (12.96%) SCCM
4 12 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
5 9 (8.33%) Rsyslog
6 5 (4.63%) QRadar
7 4 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (2.78%) Netcool
8 3 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.78%) SCOM
8 3 (2.78%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.85%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.93%) Ansible
10 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.93%) Oozie
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle EDQ
10 1 (0.93%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (41.67%) Splunk
2 19 (17.59%) Cisco
3 18 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 18 (16.67%) Oracle
4 17 (15.74%) ArcSight
5 11 (10.19%) Citrix
5 11 (10.19%) Dell
5 11 (10.19%) Extreme Networks
6 10 (9.26%) Microsoft
7 8 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.48%) HP
9 5 (4.63%) Fortinet
9 5 (4.63%) Intel Security
10 4 (3.70%) CA
10 4 (3.70%) Symantec
11 3 (2.78%) Google
11 3 (2.78%) IBM
11 3 (2.78%) Sybase
12 2 (1.85%) Talend
12 2 (1.85%) WSO2
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