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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AWK
England / London
Rank 396 406 408
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing AWK 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.042% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.069% 0.100% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £413 £442 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.67% -9.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £328 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £466 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.50

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
8757 9027 9156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.28% 42.10% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6547 6703 6782
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 46
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +46.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £18.76 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.50 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 23 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 10 (66.67%) Puppet
3 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 9 (60.00%) sed
5 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (53.33%) Apache
5 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
5 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (53.33%) Nagios
5 8 (53.33%) PHP
5 8 (53.33%) VMware
5 8 (53.33%) SSH
6 7 (46.67%) Windows
6 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (46.67%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (33.33%) DevOps
8 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 5 (33.33%) Unix
8 5 (33.33%) Java
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle
8 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (33.33%) JIRA
8 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
9 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
9 4 (26.67%) Banking

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 8 (53.33%) Apache
1 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (26.67%) DataSynapse
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
1 1 (6.67%) Loggly
1 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SSH
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) X.509
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) HBase
2 1 (6.67%) Informix
2 1 (6.67%) KDB
2 1 (6.67%) Kdb+
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) OpenTSDB
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) Ant
5 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.67%) Gradle
5 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
5 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Administrator
1 8 (53.33%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (53.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (53.33%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Scripter
4 2 (13.33%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) KDB Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) SOAP
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (26.67%) Grid Computing
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
1 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Test Management
2 4 (26.67%) Time Management
2 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Statistics
3 3 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 9 (60.00%) sed
4 8 (53.33%) PHP
4 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) Scala
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Python
8 1 (6.67%) C++
8 1 (6.67%) Go
8 1 (6.67%) Korn
8 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 8 (53.33%) Nagios
3 3 (20.00%) Control-M
4 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.67%) Ansible
5 1 (6.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (20.00%) Reuters
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk