The first table below looks at the demand for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 11 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 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing AWK 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.81% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1096 693 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.80% 32.98% 36.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 426 609
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 41 76
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.06 £12.55 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

AWK Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

AWK Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) sed
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) MODAF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) sed
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat