The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 434 424 439
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing AWK 7 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.048% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.068% 0.11% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 10
Median daily rate £390 £486 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.79% +14.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £455 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £398 £403
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%
AWK
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10286 9994 10068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.93% 43.33% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7671 7472 7269
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 70 61
Median hourly rate £30.94 £29.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £15.82 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.10 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in London

AWK
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AWK across the London region.

AWK Daily Rate Trend in London

AWK
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AWK across the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

AWK Daily Rate Histogram in London

AWK
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AWK across the London region.

AWK Hourly Rate Trend in London

AWK
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +10 3 £375 -19.09% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £475 -
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England

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AWK 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 London region with a requirement for AWK.

1 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) sed
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
4 14 (56.00%) Bash Shell
5 13 (52.00%) Perl
6 10 (40.00%) Unix
7 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 9 (36.00%) Apache
7 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (32.00%) Java
9 7 (28.00%) PHP
9 7 (28.00%) VMware
10 6 (24.00%) Samba
10 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle
10 6 (24.00%) IIS
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
11 5 (20.00%) SSH
11 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (20.00%) CentOS
11 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
11 5 (20.00%) StorNext
11 5 (20.00%) Puppet

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (36.00%) Apache
2 6 (24.00%) IIS
3 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (20.00%) FTP
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
1 5 (20.00%) SSH
2 3 (12.00%) X.509
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) HBase
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) JUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Mockito
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) Build Forge
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Back Office
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Administrator
1 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Scripter
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Spring
1 4 (16.00%) XML
1 4 (16.00%) XSLT
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Commons
2 3 (12.00%) Cascading
2 3 (12.00%) Guava
3 2 (8.00%) FreeMarker
3 2 (8.00%) LAMP
3 2 (8.00%) MDX
3 2 (8.00%) Symfony
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) Java EE
4 1 (4.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Equities
3 2 (8.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.00%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Unix
3 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) CentOS
4 5 (20.00%) SUSE
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
1 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) OO
3 4 (16.00%) Open Source
3 4 (16.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) OOD
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) Data Validation
5 2 (8.00%) DRM
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) sed
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (52.00%) Perl
5 8 (32.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) PHP
7 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
8 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
10 2 (8.00%) C#
10 2 (8.00%) C++
10 2 (8.00%) Korn
11 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Samba
2 5 (20.00%) StorNext
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Nagios
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) Endeca
5 2 (8.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (8.00%) GoldenSource
5 2 (8.00%) Murex
5 2 (8.00%) Percona
5 2 (8.00%) Reuters