The table below looks at the statistics for sed 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 sed over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
sed
Rank 394 412 389
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing sed 14 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.014% 0.082%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.033% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Average daily rate £396 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £400 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £750
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -57.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
sed
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
8932 9030 8896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.18% 42.58% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6625 6723 6325
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 78
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 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing sed across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

sed 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 sed across the London region.

sed Daily Rate Trend in London

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Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing sed across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

sed Daily Rate Histogram 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 sed across the London region.

sed 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 sed within the London region over the 3 months to 12 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 - 4 £442 - 1
sed
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing sed 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 sed.

1 28 (96.55%) AWK
2 23 (79.31%) Git (software)
3 22 (75.86%) Java
4 20 (68.97%) JIRA
5 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (65.52%) Linux
6 18 (62.07%) SQL
7 17 (58.62%) OO
7 17 (58.62%) Scrum
7 17 (58.62%) Open Source
8 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
9 15 (51.72%) Bash Shell
9 15 (51.72%) Apache
10 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
10 14 (48.28%) Spring
10 14 (48.28%) Maven
11 13 (44.83%) Hadoop
11 13 (44.83%) OOD
11 13 (44.83%) Python
11 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (44.83%) ETL
11 13 (44.83%) Apache Hive
11 13 (44.83%) Oozie
11 13 (44.83%) Cascading
11 13 (44.83%) Apache Commons
12 12 (41.38%) Algorithms
12 12 (41.38%) ETL Development
12 12 (41.38%) Mockito
12 12 (41.38%) Guava
12 12 (41.38%) JUnit

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing sed 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 sed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (51.72%) Apache
2 7 (24.14%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
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 5 (17.24%) 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 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
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 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Unix
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
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%) AWK
2 22 (75.86%) Java
3 18 (62.07%) SQL
4 15 (51.72%) Bash Shell
5 13 (44.83%) Python
6 8 (27.59%) Perl
7 7 (24.14%) 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%) 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
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
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat