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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
sed
Rank 567 541 520
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -21
Contract jobs citing sed 4 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.038% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.022% 0.10% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £508 -
% change year-on-year
-35.96% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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
18463 17860 15513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.92% 37.55% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12507 11900 9774
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 420 562
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.10 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

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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 2 June 2015. 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
London -7 4 £425 +30.76% 4
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) SSH
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) AIX
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) Korn
3 4 (33.33%) AWK
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) Moodle
5 2 (16.67%) VLE
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) CentOS
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Moodle
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) BitKeeper
2 1 (8.33%) Spock
2 1 (8.33%) Geb
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX Support
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Database Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Moodle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 1 (8.33%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) POSIX
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) AIX
2 4 (33.33%) Solaris
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
1 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (33.33%) Korn
2 4 (33.33%) AWK
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) EFQM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat