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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 544 598 588
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -10
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 54 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.046% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 17 18
Median daily rate £415 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £286 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £472 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
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
14310 14748 13982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.09% 29.18% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9958 10337 9713
Median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 239 164
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.48 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +7.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +19 42 £400 +23.07% 7
North West - 7 £420 - 1
South East +37 4 £463 +42.30% 3
East of England - 1 £460 -
Regular Expression
UK

Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 73 (71.57%) Linux
2 53 (51.96%) Windows
3 50 (49.02%) Perl
4 47 (46.08%) Unix
5 46 (45.10%) Python
6 38 (37.25%) Splunk
7 35 (34.31%) SQL
8 32 (31.37%) Shell Script
9 31 (30.39%) Java
10 29 (28.43%) Firewall
11 26 (25.49%) Finance
11 26 (25.49%) Kalman Filter
12 20 (19.61%) Big Data
13 18 (17.65%) Cisco
14 17 (16.67%) CheckPoint
14 17 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
15 16 (15.69%) Hadoop
15 16 (15.69%) TCP/IP
16 15 (14.71%) Email Filtering
17 14 (13.73%) Relational Database
17 14 (13.73%) Data Modelling
17 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
17 14 (13.73%) PowerShell
17 14 (13.73%) SIEM
17 14 (13.73%) JSON
18 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (12.75%) ArcSight
18 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (12.75%) LDAP
18 13 (12.75%) Solaris

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 6 (5.88%) Apache
2 5 (4.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.96%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.98%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.43%) Firewall
2 16 (15.69%) TCP/IP
3 13 (12.75%) LDAP
4 12 (11.76%) DNS
4 12 (11.76%) Network Security
5 11 (10.78%) NetScaler
5 11 (10.78%) SSL
6 8 (7.84%) Internet
7 4 (3.92%) HTTP
7 4 (3.92%) SAN
8 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.94%) IPv4
8 3 (2.94%) SNMP
9 1 (0.98%) DHCP
9 1 (0.98%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) Big Data
2 16 (15.69%) Hadoop
3 14 (13.73%) Relational Database
4 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (9.80%) Sqoop
5 9 (8.82%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.92%) MySQL
8 3 (2.94%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.96%) MS Access
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.96%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.98%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) ClearCase
1 3 (2.94%) CppUnit
2 2 (1.96%) Automake
3 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.98%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.98%) JBuilder
3 1 (0.98%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.98%) Jtest
3 1 (0.98%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.98%) Optimizeit
3 1 (0.98%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 26 (25.49%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Banking
3 5 (4.90%) Games
4 3 (2.94%) Law
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (19.61%) Support Engineer
2 17 (16.67%) Monitoring Engineer
3 16 (15.69%) Consultant
4 14 (13.73%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Developer
5 13 (12.75%) Linux Scripter
5 13 (12.75%) Linux Support
5 13 (12.75%) Linux Support Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Applications Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Applications Support
6 11 (10.78%) Applications Support Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) Analyst
7 10 (9.80%) Network Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) Data Analyst
9 8 (7.84%) Java Developer
10 7 (6.86%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Security Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Technical Support
11 6 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.73%) JSON
2 13 (12.75%) XML
3 10 (9.80%) ELK Stack
3 10 (9.80%) J2EE
3 10 (9.80%) JDBC
3 10 (9.80%) Servlets
4 9 (8.82%) RESTful
4 9 (8.82%) Web Services
5 6 (5.88%) AWT
5 6 (5.88%) Swing
6 4 (3.92%) REST
7 3 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (2.94%) Middleware
8 2 (1.96%) .NET
8 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.96%) SOAP
8 2 (1.96%) WSDL
8 2 (1.96%) XSD
9 1 (0.98%) DOM
9 1 (0.98%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 6 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
1 6 (5.88%) Statistics
2 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.90%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (71.57%) Linux
2 53 (51.96%) Windows
3 47 (46.08%) Unix
4 13 (12.75%) Solaris
4 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (11.76%) Mac OS
6 11 (10.78%) AIX
6 11 (10.78%) HPUX
7 8 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (6.86%) Windows XP
9 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.96%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.96%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) Kalman Filter
2 17 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 15 (14.71%) Email Filtering
4 14 (13.73%) Data Modelling
4 14 (13.73%) SIEM
5 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.78%) Web Filtering
7 10 (9.80%) ETL
7 10 (9.80%) Load Balancing
7 10 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (9.80%) Security Operations
8 9 (8.82%) Change Management
8 9 (8.82%) ETL Development
8 9 (8.82%) Service Management
8 9 (8.82%) SOA
9 8 (7.84%) ITIL
9 8 (7.84%) Release Management
10 7 (6.86%) Analytics
10 7 (6.86%) Data Ingestion
10 7 (6.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 50 (49.02%) Perl
2 46 (45.10%) Python
3 35 (34.31%) SQL
4 32 (31.37%) Shell Script
5 31 (30.39%) Java
6 14 (13.73%) PowerShell
7 12 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 12 (11.76%) Scala
8 11 (10.78%) JavaScript
9 9 (8.82%) T-SQL
9 9 (8.82%) VBScript
10 7 (6.86%) Bourne shell
10 7 (6.86%) Korn
11 5 (4.90%) C++
12 4 (3.92%) C
12 4 (3.92%) C#
12 4 (3.92%) PHP
13 2 (1.96%) Ruby
14 1 (0.98%) Groovy
14 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.84%) DV Cleared
4 7 (6.86%) Degree
5 6 (5.88%) CISSP
5 6 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.90%) GIAC
7 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.98%) CBAP
7 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) GPG13
2 1 (0.98%) COBIT
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.82%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.94%) Docker
2 3 (2.94%) iptables
2 3 (2.94%) OpenSSH
3 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) HP SiteScope
1 9 (8.82%) Rsyslog
2 8 (7.84%) ArcSight ESM
3 7 (6.86%) Netcool
3 7 (6.86%) SCOM
3 7 (6.86%) Tivoli
4 5 (4.90%) QRadar
5 4 (3.92%) Nagios
5 4 (3.92%) WMI
6 3 (2.94%) Puppet
6 3 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.96%) SCCM
8 1 (0.98%) Ansible
8 1 (0.98%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.98%) Oozie
8 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.98%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 38 (37.25%) Splunk
2 18 (17.65%) Cisco
3 17 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
5 13 (12.75%) ArcSight
6 12 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 11 (10.78%) Citrix
7 11 (10.78%) Dell
7 11 (10.78%) Extreme Networks
8 10 (9.80%) Oracle
9 8 (7.84%) CA
9 8 (7.84%) HP
10 7 (6.86%) IBM
11 5 (4.90%) Fortinet
11 5 (4.90%) Intel Security
12 4 (3.92%) Symantec
13 3 (2.94%) SAP
14 2 (1.96%) Sybase
14 2 (1.96%) Workday
15 1 (0.98%) Crossbeam
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