The table below looks at the statistics for sed 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 sed over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
sed
Rank 562 542 546
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing sed 17 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.087% 0.048% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 8
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£420 £390 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £334 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £410 £1,200
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £390 £390
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
19554 18830 19381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.28% 39.39% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13145 12286 11706
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 511 659
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing sed across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

sed 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 sed across the England region.

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing sed across the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

sed 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 sed across the England region.

sed 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 sed within the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 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 +22 9 £423 +5.62% 5
South East - 7 - -
North West -12 1 £325 -16.66%
South West - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing sed 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 sed.

1 38 (90.48%) Linux
2 29 (69.05%) AWK
3 25 (59.52%) Shell Script
4 24 (57.14%) Bash Shell
5 23 (54.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (54.76%) Red Hat
5 23 (54.76%) Apache
6 17 (40.48%) UNIX
7 16 (38.10%) Oracle
8 15 (35.71%) SQL
8 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
9 14 (33.33%) Korn
9 14 (33.33%) Migration
9 14 (33.33%) MySQL
9 14 (33.33%) Perl
9 14 (33.33%) FTP
10 13 (30.95%) Windows
10 13 (30.95%) HTTPS
10 13 (30.95%) NAS
11 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (28.57%) SSH
11 12 (28.57%) PHP
11 12 (28.57%) Java
12 11 (26.19%) Data Modelling
12 11 (26.19%) Ethernet
12 11 (26.19%) DMZ
12 11 (26.19%) Moodle
12 11 (26.19%) Performance Testing
12 11 (26.19%) Open Source
12 11 (26.19%) Big Data

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing sed 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 sed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (54.76%) Apache
2 11 (26.19%) Moodle
3 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.38%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) FTP
2 13 (30.95%) HTTPS
2 13 (30.95%) NAS
3 12 (28.57%) SSH
4 11 (26.19%) Ethernet
4 11 (26.19%) DMZ
5 8 (19.05%) Firewall
6 3 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.38%) PBX
7 1 (2.38%) HTTP
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) MySQL
2 11 (26.19%) Big Data
3 10 (23.81%) HBase
3 10 (23.81%) Apache Hive
3 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 10 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.81%) Mockito
2 10 (23.81%) Maven
2 10 (23.81%) JUnit
3 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.14%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Administrator
2 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.90%) Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.90%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 4 (9.52%) Moodle Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Development Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) UNIX Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Development Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Regular Expression
2 10 (23.81%) Guava
2 10 (23.81%) Cascading
2 10 (23.81%) Apache Commons
2 10 (23.81%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.38%) CSS3
3 1 (2.38%) FFmpeg
3 1 (2.38%) MCollective
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) HTML5
3 1 (2.38%) JSON
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Open Source
2 10 (23.81%) Algorithms
2 10 (23.81%) E-Learning
3 7 (16.67%) VLE
4 4 (9.52%) Learning Management System
5 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) MPEG
6 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Linux
2 23 (54.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (40.48%) UNIX
4 13 (30.95%) Windows
5 10 (23.81%) CentOS
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
7 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Migration
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Data Modelling
3 11 (26.19%) Performance Testing
4 10 (23.81%) Analytics
4 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 10 (23.81%) Pair Programming
4 10 (23.81%) Scrum
4 10 (23.81%) OOD
4 10 (23.81%) ETL
4 10 (23.81%) OO
5 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.38%) High Availability
7 1 (2.38%) RUP
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL
7 1 (2.38%) Time Management
7 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) AWK
2 25 (59.52%) Shell Script
3 24 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 14 (33.33%) Korn
5 14 (33.33%) Perl
6 12 (28.57%) PHP
6 12 (28.57%) Java
7 3 (7.14%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) C
8 2 (4.76%) C++
8 2 (4.76%) Python
9 1 (2.38%) C#
9 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.38%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 1 (2.38%) qmail
1 1 (2.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Oozie
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Bacula
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.38%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Red Hat
2 16 (38.10%) Oracle
3 8 (19.05%) Sun
4 2 (4.76%) Alias
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) McAfee
5 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
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