The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 398 411 394
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing AWK 13 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.024% 0.050%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.055% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Average daily rate £442 £400 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.50% -9.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £400 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £400 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £725
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -48.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.09%
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
8966 9023 8871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.25% 42.59% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6663 6721 6317
Average daily rate £470 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 54 77
Average hourly rate £34.00 £28.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £17.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.05 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AWK across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +44 4 £442 - 1
AWK
England

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing AWK 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 AWK.

1 28 (96.55%) sed
2 23 (79.31%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) Git (software)
3 20 (68.97%) JIRA
3 20 (68.97%) Linux
4 19 (65.52%) SQL
4 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (58.62%) Open Source
5 17 (58.62%) OO
5 17 (58.62%) Scrum
6 16 (55.17%) Apache
6 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
6 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
7 14 (48.28%) Python
7 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
7 14 (48.28%) Spring
7 14 (48.28%) Maven
8 13 (44.83%) Hadoop
8 13 (44.83%) OOD
8 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (44.83%) ETL
8 13 (44.83%) Apache Hive
8 13 (44.83%) Oozie
8 13 (44.83%) Cascading
8 13 (44.83%) Apache Commons
9 12 (41.38%) Algorithms
9 12 (41.38%) ETL Development
9 12 (41.38%) Mockito
9 12 (41.38%) Guava
9 12 (41.38%) JUnit

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing AWK 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 AWK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (55.17%) Apache
2 7 (24.14%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SSH
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Apache Hive
1 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (44.83%) Hadoop
2 11 (37.93%) Big Data
3 10 (34.48%) HBase
4 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (13.79%) MySQL
6 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
6 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (79.31%) Git (software)
2 20 (68.97%) JIRA
3 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
4 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
4 14 (48.28%) Maven
5 12 (41.38%) JUnit
5 12 (41.38%) Mockito
6 6 (20.69%) Subversion
7 3 (10.34%) CruiseControl
7 3 (10.34%) Selenium
8 1 (3.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
8 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Hadoop Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Access Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Business Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Python Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Tableau Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Development Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Hadoop Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Spring
2 13 (44.83%) Apache Commons
2 13 (44.83%) Cascading
3 12 (41.38%) Guava
4 4 (13.79%) Pandas
5 2 (6.90%) JSON
5 2 (6.90%) RESTful
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
5 2 (6.90%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.45%) D3.js
6 1 (3.45%) ELK Stack
6 1 (3.45%) Express
6 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.45%) Java EE
6 1 (3.45%) LAMP
6 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Algorithms
2 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) Fintech
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Unix
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) OO
2 17 (58.62%) Open Source
2 17 (58.62%) Scrum
3 13 (44.83%) ETL
3 13 (44.83%) OOD
4 12 (41.38%) ETL Development
4 12 (41.38%) Pair Programming
4 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Identity Management
6 7 (24.14%) Matrix Management
7 6 (20.69%) Data Management
7 6 (20.69%) SDLC
8 5 (17.24%) Analytics
9 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
9 4 (13.79%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) sed
2 23 (79.31%) Java
3 19 (65.52%) SQL
4 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
5 14 (48.28%) Python
6 9 (31.03%) Perl
7 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
8 4 (13.79%) C#
8 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
9 3 (10.34%) Lua
9 3 (10.34%) PHP
9 3 (10.34%) Ruby
9 3 (10.34%) VBA
10 2 (6.90%) Scala
10 2 (6.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SDET
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) KVM
1 1 (3.45%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Oozie
2 1 (3.45%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.45%) Kibana
2 1 (3.45%) logstash
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) OpenAM
2 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Tableau
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) Perforce
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) New Relic
4 1 (3.45%) Nimsoft