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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
sed
Rank 560 547 563
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs citing sed 12 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.012% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.063% 0.031% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
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£360 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £390 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £900
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £390 -
% change year-on-year
-8.97% -
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
19007 19108 20308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.98% 39.64% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12389 12305 12217
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £252
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 381 508 695
Average hourly rate £34.85 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.99 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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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.

sed 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 sed across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 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 17 September 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 +18 8 £423 +5.62% 2
North West -3 2 £325 -16.66%
South East - 1 £360 - 2
South West - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 31 (77.50%) Linux
2 28 (70.00%) AWK
3 23 (57.50%) Bash Shell
4 20 (50.00%) Apache
5 19 (47.50%) Shell Script
6 18 (45.00%) Perl
6 18 (45.00%) SQL
7 17 (42.50%) UNIX
7 17 (42.50%) Red Hat
7 17 (42.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 15 (37.50%) MySQL
9 14 (35.00%) Oracle
9 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (32.50%) Open Source
10 13 (32.50%) PHP
11 11 (27.50%) Java
11 11 (27.50%) ETL
11 11 (27.50%) SSH
12 10 (25.00%) E-Learning
12 10 (25.00%) Moodle
12 10 (25.00%) Performance Testing
12 10 (25.00%) Ethernet
12 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
12 10 (25.00%) Regular Expression
12 10 (25.00%) Big Data
13 9 (22.50%) Analytics
13 9 (22.50%) CentOS
14 8 (20.00%) Migration
14 8 (20.00%) FTP

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 20 (50.00%) Apache
2 10 (25.00%) Moodle
3 3 (7.50%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) SSH
2 10 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (20.00%) FTP
4 7 (17.50%) HTTPS
4 7 (17.50%) NAS
5 5 (12.50%) DMZ
6 3 (7.50%) Firewall
7 1 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (2.50%) Internet
7 1 (2.50%) SAN
7 1 (2.50%) HTTP
7 1 (2.50%) DNS
7 1 (2.50%) PBX
7 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) MySQL
2 10 (25.00%) Big Data
3 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (17.50%) Hadoop
3 7 (17.50%) HBase
3 7 (17.50%) Apache Hive
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) JUnit
2 7 (17.50%) Maven
2 7 (17.50%) Mockito
3 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.00%) Subversion
5 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.00%) JIRA
7 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) LAMP Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Development Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Moodle Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 7 (17.50%) Spring
2 7 (17.50%) Guava
2 7 (17.50%) Cascading
2 7 (17.50%) Apache Commons
3 5 (12.50%) JSON
3 5 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (7.50%) LAMP
4 3 (7.50%) HTML5
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
4 3 (7.50%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) CSS
4 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) CSS3
5 2 (5.00%) REST
5 2 (5.00%) SOAP
5 2 (5.00%) Middleware
5 2 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Open Source
2 10 (25.00%) E-Learning
3 6 (15.00%) VLE
4 4 (10.00%) Learning Management System
5 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
5 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Linux
2 17 (42.50%) UNIX
2 17 (42.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (22.50%) CentOS
4 7 (17.50%) Windows
5 3 (7.50%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) ETL
3 10 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (22.50%) Analytics
5 8 (20.00%) Migration
6 7 (17.50%) OO
6 7 (17.50%) OOD
6 7 (17.50%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) Pair Programming
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.00%) Process Management
9 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.50%) Validation
10 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) AWK
2 23 (57.50%) Bash Shell
3 19 (47.50%) Shell Script
4 18 (45.00%) Perl
4 18 (45.00%) SQL
5 13 (32.50%) PHP
6 11 (27.50%) Java
7 7 (17.50%) Korn
8 5 (12.50%) Ruby
9 4 (10.00%) C++
10 3 (7.50%) C#
10 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
11 2 (5.00%) Python
11 2 (5.00%) C
12 1 (2.50%) Jython
12 1 (2.50%) Bourne shell
12 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Samba
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.50%) qmail
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Oozie
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.50%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Red Hat
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Sun
4 2 (5.00%) Green Hat
4 2 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) McAfee
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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