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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
sed
Rank 615 620 602
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing sed 8 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.025% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.040% 0.064% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 12
Median daily rate £375 £473 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +11.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £7.20 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.54% -7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £7.20 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-80.54% -7.50%
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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
20167 20306 19331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 41.02% 38.49% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13972 13967 12588
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 481 385
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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

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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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing sed within the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 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 -5 5 £375 -22.87% 1
East of England +15 2 £375 -
South East - 1 - - 2
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UK

sed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 21 (91.30%) AWK
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
3 16 (69.57%) Bash Shell
4 14 (60.87%) Perl
5 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
6 10 (43.48%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
7 9 (39.13%) Apache
7 9 (39.13%) VMware
8 7 (30.43%) Samba
8 7 (30.43%) Java
8 7 (30.43%) PHP
8 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
9 6 (26.09%) IIS
9 6 (26.09%) Unix
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (21.74%) FTP
10 5 (21.74%) Nagios
10 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
10 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
10 5 (21.74%) SUSE
10 5 (21.74%) SAN
10 5 (21.74%) SSH
10 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (21.74%) CentOS

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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 (39.13%) Apache
2 6 (26.09%) IIS
3 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (21.74%) FTP
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
1 5 (21.74%) SSH
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security
3 3 (13.04%) X.509
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
2 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data
3 2 (8.70%) HBase
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) Mockito
3 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) Build Forge
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Administrator
1 8 (34.78%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Scripter
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.70%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) Apache Commons
2 3 (13.04%) Cascading
2 3 (13.04%) Guava
3 2 (8.70%) FreeMarker
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) Symfony
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) XSLT
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) Java EE
4 1 (4.35%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Digital Media
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Unix
5 5 (21.74%) CentOS
5 5 (21.74%) SUSE
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
2 4 (17.39%) ETL
2 4 (17.39%) Open Source
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.04%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) OOD
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Mapping
4 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Data Validation
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) DRM
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) AWK
2 16 (69.57%) Bash Shell
3 14 (60.87%) Perl
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) PHP
6 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
7 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
8 2 (8.70%) Korn
8 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
9 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Samba
2 5 (21.74%) StorNext
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Nagios
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Murex
4 2 (8.70%) Percona