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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 414 418 409
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing AWK 12 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.045% 0.082%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 14
Median daily rate £450 £486 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £580 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £613 £360
% change year-on-year
-36.32% +70.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
9809 9303 9555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.03% 41.59% 41.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7448 6686 7040
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 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £607
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 69
Median hourly rate £26.00 £28.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.56% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.90 £55.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 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

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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 5 May 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
Ealing - 2 - -
City of London +33 1 £375 -22.83%
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England

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 28 (100.00%) sed
2 19 (67.86%) Linux
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 14 (50.00%) Windows
6 13 (46.43%) Java
6 13 (46.43%) Perl
6 13 (46.43%) JIRA
6 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
7 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (42.86%) Python
8 10 (35.71%) OO
8 10 (35.71%) Scrum
9 9 (32.14%) Finance
9 9 (32.14%) Unix
9 9 (32.14%) Open Source
9 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
10 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.00%) Apache
11 7 (25.00%) IIS
11 7 (25.00%) Identity Management
11 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 7 (25.00%) Samba
11 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
11 7 (25.00%) Asset Management
11 7 (25.00%) Spring
11 7 (25.00%) Maven
11 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 7 (25.00%) Matrix Management
11 7 (25.00%) Relational Database

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 7 (25.00%) Apache
1 7 (25.00%) Confluence
1 7 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (21.43%) FTP
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
1 6 (21.43%) SSH
2 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Hive
2 6 (21.43%) Big Data
2 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 5 (17.86%) HBase
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
4 3 (10.71%) Data Mining
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 13 (46.43%) JIRA
3 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
4 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (25.00%) Maven
5 6 (21.43%) JUnit
5 6 (21.43%) Mockito
6 5 (17.86%) Subversion
7 3 (10.71%) CruiseControl
8 2 (7.14%) Selenium
9 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
9 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
9 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Principal Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Access Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Hadoop Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Tableau Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Spring
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Commons
2 6 (21.43%) Cascading
3 5 (17.86%) Guava
4 4 (14.29%) Pandas
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (7.14%) LAMP
5 2 (7.14%) RESTful
5 2 (7.14%) SOAP
5 2 (7.14%) Symfony
5 2 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (3.57%) .NET
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) D3.js
6 1 (3.57%) Express
6 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.57%) Java EE
6 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
3 4 (14.29%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Unix
4 6 (21.43%) CentOS
4 6 (21.43%) SUSE
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) OO
2 10 (35.71%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) Open Source
4 7 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 7 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 7 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 6 (21.43%) Data Management
5 6 (21.43%) ETL
5 6 (21.43%) OOD
5 6 (21.43%) SDLC
6 5 (17.86%) ETL Development
6 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
6 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Analytics
7 4 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) sed
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
3 13 (46.43%) Java
3 13 (46.43%) Perl
4 12 (42.86%) Python
5 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 4 (14.29%) PHP
6 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 3 (10.71%) C#
7 3 (10.71%) Lua
7 3 (10.71%) Ruby
7 3 (10.71%) VBA
8 2 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SDET
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Samba
2 6 (21.43%) StorNext
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (21.43%) Tableau
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Sybase
4 2 (7.14%) Percona
4 2 (7.14%) Perforce
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Google