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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AWK
England / London
Rank 386 388 390
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing AWK 10 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.083% 0.024%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.19% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
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
8804 8881 8849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.47% 43.26% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6563 6543 6657
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £623 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 72 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £17.68 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 17 January 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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -8 2 £375 -11.76%
AWK
England

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 14 (77.78%) Perl
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 11 (61.11%) Puppet
3 11 (61.11%) sed
4 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 10 (55.56%) PHP
4 10 (55.56%) Apache
4 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 10 (55.56%) Nagios
4 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) SSH
5 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (38.89%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) Unix
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) Banking
7 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Reuters

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 10 (55.56%) Apache
1 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) SSH
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) X.509
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) HBase
3 1 (5.56%) KDB
3 1 (5.56%) Kdb+
3 1 (5.56%) OpenTSDB
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Administrator
1 10 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
1 10 (55.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 10 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Scripter
5 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) KDB Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) SOAP
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) MDX
4 2 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Grid Computing
3 3 (16.67%) Statistics
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Equities
4 2 (11.11%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Unix
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Test Management
3 4 (22.22%) Time Management
3 4 (22.22%) Validation
3 4 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Perl
2 12 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 11 (61.11%) sed
4 10 (55.56%) PHP
4 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
5 7 (38.89%) Java
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) Scala
8 3 (16.67%) C++
8 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (11.11%) C#
9 2 (11.11%) Python
9 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
10 1 (5.56%) Go
10 1 (5.56%) Korn
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Puppet
2 10 (55.56%) Nagios
3 3 (16.67%) Control-M
4 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) Bloomberg
3 5 (27.78%) Reuters
4 4 (22.22%) DataSynapse
5 2 (11.11%) GoldenSource