The table below looks at the statistics for sed skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited sed over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
sed
Rank 596 620 571
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -49
Contract jobs citing sed 18 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.008% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.094% 0.021% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 14
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £425 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £425 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £404
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
sed
UK

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
19101 19304 18235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.76% 37.95% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13351 12996 12213
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 418 403 428
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

sed
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing sed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

sed Jobs Demand Trend in England

sed
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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing sed within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +18 15 £500 +17.64%
South East - 2 £425 -
East of England - 1 £338 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing sed 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 sed.

1 42 (95.45%) AWK
2 34 (77.27%) Linux
3 24 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 23 (52.27%) Perl
5 22 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 20 (45.45%) SQL
7 17 (38.64%) Unix
7 17 (38.64%) Python
8 16 (36.36%) Windows
8 16 (36.36%) Shell Script
9 13 (29.55%) Samba
10 12 (27.27%) Finance
10 12 (27.27%) Java
10 12 (27.27%) SAN
11 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 10 (22.73%) Management Information System
13 9 (20.45%) IBM
13 9 (20.45%) Apache
13 9 (20.45%) Oracle
13 9 (20.45%) OO
13 9 (20.45%) ITIL
13 9 (20.45%) JIRA
14 8 (18.18%) Puppet
14 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
14 8 (18.18%) IIS
14 8 (18.18%) JUnit
14 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 8 (18.18%) SLA
14 8 (18.18%) Scrum

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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 9 (20.45%) Apache
2 8 (18.18%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) Confluence
3 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (15.91%) FTP
3 3 (6.82%) Broadband
3 3 (6.82%) SSH
4 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.91%) MySQL
3 6 (13.64%) Apache Hive
3 6 (13.64%) Big Data
3 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
4 5 (11.36%) HBase
5 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.82%) VoltDB
6 2 (4.55%) MarkLogic
7 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.27%) DB2
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.45%) JIRA
3 8 (18.18%) JUnit
4 7 (15.91%) Maven
5 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
5 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
5 6 (13.64%) Mockito
6 2 (4.55%) Ant
6 2 (4.55%) Burp Suite
6 2 (4.55%) GitLab
6 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.55%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.55%) Subversion
6 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.27%) ProC
7 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Applications Support
4 7 (15.91%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) Applications Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Hadoop Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Linux Support
7 4 (9.09%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Business Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Spring
2 6 (13.64%) Apache Commons
2 6 (13.64%) Cascading
3 5 (11.36%) Guava
3 5 (11.36%) XML
4 4 (9.09%) LAMP
5 3 (6.82%) Pandas
6 2 (4.55%) J2EE
6 2 (4.55%) JDBC
6 2 (4.55%) Symfony
7 1 (2.27%) CGI
7 1 (2.27%) FreeMarker
7 1 (2.27%) HTML
7 1 (2.27%) JSON
7 1 (2.27%) RESTful
7 1 (2.27%) SOAP
7 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.36%) Algorithms
3 5 (11.36%) Digital Media
4 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.09%) Clustering
4 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.09%) HACMP
5 3 (6.82%) Cryptography
5 3 (6.82%) LPAR
5 3 (6.82%) PKI
5 3 (6.82%) Smart Meter
6 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
6 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.27%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Linux
2 17 (38.64%) Unix
3 16 (36.36%) Windows
4 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.91%) CentOS
5 7 (15.91%) SUSE
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.36%) AIX
7 4 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 3 (6.82%) VMS
9 2 (4.55%) Solaris
9 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) ITIL
1 9 (20.45%) OO
2 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 8 (18.18%) Scrum
3 7 (15.91%) Open Source
4 6 (13.64%) ETL
4 6 (13.64%) Migration
4 6 (13.64%) OOD
5 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.36%) ETL Development
5 5 (11.36%) High Availability
5 5 (11.36%) Pair Programming
5 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) SDLC
6 4 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (95.45%) AWK
2 24 (54.55%) Bash Shell
3 23 (52.27%) Perl
4 20 (45.45%) SQL
5 17 (38.64%) Python
6 16 (36.36%) Shell Script
7 12 (27.27%) Java
8 6 (13.64%) Korn
9 5 (11.36%) PHP
10 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.27%) C
11 1 (2.27%) C#
11 1 (2.27%) C++
11 1 (2.27%) COBOL
11 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.27%) Ruby
11 1 (2.27%) VBA
11 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
1 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) CCNA
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) HNC
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Samba
2 7 (15.91%) StorNext
3 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (9.09%) Veritas File System
4 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.55%) Docker
5 2 (4.55%) NFS
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
5 2 (4.55%) XenServer
6 1 (2.27%) Cygwin
6 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Puppet
2 6 (13.64%) Oozie
2 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (20.45%) IBM
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) VMware
4 5 (11.36%) EMC
4 5 (11.36%) NetApp
4 5 (11.36%) Remedy
5 4 (9.09%) 3PAR
5 4 (9.09%) Symantec
5 4 (9.09%) Veritas
6 3 (6.82%) Tableau
7 2 (4.55%) Percona
7 2 (4.55%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.27%) Google
8 1 (2.27%) Murex