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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 411 425 384
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -41
Contract jobs citing AWK 9 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.036% 0.085%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.088% 0.082% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 9
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£425 £386 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% -9.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10172 10931 10384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.53% 43.49% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7298 7805 7252
Average daily rate £425 £426 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 91 136
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.50 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £112.75 £59.10 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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

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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

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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

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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 19 September 2014. 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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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
Surbiton - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 19 (63.33%) Perl
1 19 (63.33%) UNIX
2 17 (56.67%) sed
3 14 (46.67%) FIX Protocol
4 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) Linux
4 13 (43.33%) Open Source
4 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
5 12 (40.00%) C-shell
5 12 (40.00%) ETL
5 12 (40.00%) Equities
6 11 (36.67%) Apache
6 11 (36.67%) MS Office
6 11 (36.67%) Java
6 11 (36.67%) Big Data
7 10 (33.33%) Analytics
7 10 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
8 9 (30.00%) Windows
9 8 (26.67%) OO
9 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (26.67%) OOD
9 8 (26.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (26.67%) JUnit
9 8 (26.67%) Pair Programming
9 8 (26.67%) Spring
9 8 (26.67%) Maven
9 8 (26.67%) Scrum
9 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
9 8 (26.67%) Mockito
9 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (36.67%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SSH
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) Big Data
2 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
2 8 (26.67%) Apache Hive
2 8 (26.67%) HBase
3 5 (16.67%) MySQL
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JUnit
1 8 (26.67%) Maven
1 8 (26.67%) Mockito
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
1 6 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (13.33%) Developer
2 3 (10.00%) LAMP Developer
2 3 (10.00%) Architect
2 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Tester
3 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (3.33%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (26.67%) Spring
2 8 (26.67%) Guava
2 8 (26.67%) Cascading
2 8 (26.67%) Apache Commons
3 5 (16.67%) JSON
3 5 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) CSS3
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) LAMP
4 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) Middleware
5 2 (6.67%) SOAP
5 2 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.33%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Open Source
2 12 (40.00%) Equities
3 8 (26.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (10.00%) Data Extraction
5 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) UNIX
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) ETL
3 10 (33.33%) Analytics
3 10 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
4 8 (26.67%) OO
4 8 (26.67%) OOD
4 8 (26.67%) Pair Programming
4 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) Process Management
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) High Availability
8 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Perl
2 17 (56.67%) sed
3 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
4 12 (40.00%) C-shell
5 11 (36.67%) Java
6 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Ruby
8 3 (10.00%) PHP
8 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.00%) C#
8 3 (10.00%) C++
9 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) HNC
3 2 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Oozie
2 4 (13.33%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Green Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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