The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank - 126 115
Contract jobs citing AWK 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.036% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.090% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £390
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +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 Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1029 1113 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 31.22% 40.34% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 577 369
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 23
Average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.37% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

AWK Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AWK across the Scotland region.

AWK Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (100.00%) sed
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview
1 1 (100.00%) API Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) sed
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP