The first table below looks at the demand for sed skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited sed over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North West region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
sed
Rank - 116 -
Contract jobs citing sed 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.041% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1049 803 1004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.51% 32.78% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 392 564
Average daily rate £329 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% +1.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.32 £12.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £112.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
sed
England

sed
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

sed Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing sed across the North West region.

sed Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics

sed
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) AWK