The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank - 260 234
Contract jobs citing AWK 0 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.032% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.092% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3140 3248 2959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.25% 34.48% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1950 2026 1628
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 87 103
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing AWK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

AWK
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

AWK Daily Rate Trend in the South East

AWK
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

AWK Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for AWK.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Perl
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 10 (83.33%) sed
3 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Unix
4 7 (58.33%) SLA
4 7 (58.33%) IBM
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) EMC
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Remedy
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (33.33%) Puppet
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (25.00%) HACMP
7 3 (25.00%) Korn
7 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (25.00%) Veritas File System
7 3 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MarkLogic
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) Burp Suite
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) GitLab
1 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Sinon.JS
1 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web Applications Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) JDBC
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) HACMP
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) LPAR
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) SCADA
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (8.33%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) AIX
6 2 (16.67%) Solaris
6 2 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Perl
1 10 (83.33%) sed
1 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Korn
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) HNC
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (25.00%) Veritas File System
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Docker
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) Remedy
5 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Veritas
6 2 (16.67%) Rackspace
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp