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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
sed
Rank 572 538 504
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -34
Contract jobs citing sed 17 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.044% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.089% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 12
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£400 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £750 £425
% change year-on-year
- +76.47%
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
19115 18064 17340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.89% 38.25% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13233 11695 10759
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 526 693
Average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £14.01 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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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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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 19 December 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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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
South East -11 10 - -
London +10 7 £400 -5.32% 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (93.10%) Linux
1 27 (93.10%) AWK
2 18 (62.07%) Bash Shell
3 16 (55.17%) Apache
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (48.28%) Java
6 13 (44.83%) OO
6 13 (44.83%) JUnit
6 13 (44.83%) UNIX
6 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (44.83%) OOD
6 13 (44.83%) ETL
6 13 (44.83%) Scrum
6 13 (44.83%) Pair Programming
6 13 (44.83%) Spring
6 13 (44.83%) Maven
6 13 (44.83%) Unit Testing
6 13 (44.83%) Hadoop
6 13 (44.83%) Open Source
6 13 (44.83%) HBase
6 13 (44.83%) Big Data
6 13 (44.83%) Guava
6 13 (44.83%) Mockito
6 13 (44.83%) Apache Hive
6 13 (44.83%) Oozie
6 13 (44.83%) Cascading
6 13 (44.83%) Apache Commons
6 13 (44.83%) Algorithms
7 12 (41.38%) Analytics
7 12 (41.38%) Shell Script

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (55.17%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Moodle
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) iPlanet
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) FTP
2 9 (31.03%) DMZ
2 9 (31.03%) HTTPS
2 9 (31.03%) NAS
3 6 (20.69%) Firewall
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
5 3 (10.34%) SSH
6 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.45%) PBX
7 1 (3.45%) HTTP
7 1 (3.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (44.83%) Hadoop
1 13 (44.83%) HBase
1 13 (44.83%) Big Data
1 13 (44.83%) Apache Hive
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) JUnit
1 13 (44.83%) Maven
1 13 (44.83%) Mockito
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Support
3 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Moodle Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Spring
1 13 (44.83%) Guava
1 13 (44.83%) Cascading
1 13 (44.83%) Apache Commons
2 2 (6.90%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.45%) FFmpeg
3 1 (3.45%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Open Source
1 13 (44.83%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) VLE
3 1 (3.45%) MPEG
3 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) UNIX
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) OO
2 13 (44.83%) OOD
2 13 (44.83%) ETL
2 13 (44.83%) Scrum
2 13 (44.83%) Pair Programming
2 13 (44.83%) Unit Testing
3 12 (41.38%) Analytics
4 10 (34.48%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) RUP
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) AWK
2 18 (62.07%) Bash Shell
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 12 (41.38%) Shell Script
5 10 (34.48%) Korn
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) Perl
8 2 (6.90%) Ruby
8 2 (6.90%) Python
8 2 (6.90%) PHP
8 2 (6.90%) C
9 1 (3.45%) C++
9 1 (3.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Samba
1 1 (3.45%) qmail
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Oozie
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.45%) Capistrano
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Bacula
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) Sun
4 3 (10.34%) Alias
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
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