The first table below looks at the demand for sed skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited sed over the 3 months to 24 July 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 South East 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
sed
Rank 234 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing sed 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£355 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2946 2899 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.08% 34.39% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1602 1474 1509
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 161 193
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £19.00 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

sed Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

sed Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

sed Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing sed within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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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
Hampshire - 7 £355 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (90.00%) UNIX
1 9 (90.00%) AWK
2 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) NAS
3 7 (70.00%) Korn
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (70.00%) FTP
3 7 (70.00%) HTTPS
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) DMZ
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Sun
5 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Clustering
7 1 (10.00%) EMC
7 1 (10.00%) SAN
7 1 (10.00%) ETL
7 1 (10.00%) HACMP
7 1 (10.00%) AIX
7 1 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (10.00%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) NAS
1 7 (70.00%) FTP
1 7 (70.00%) HTTPS
2 5 (50.00%) DMZ
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Commissioning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) HACMP
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) AWK
2 8 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (70.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR