The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AWK
England / South West
Rank - 134 140
Contract jobs citing AWK 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.14% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.35% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £360 £500
% change year-on-year
- -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.50

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1079 1135 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.71% 38.61% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 705 767
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 98 57
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £20.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

AWK
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

AWK
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

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for AWK.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Zenoss
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) vRealize
1 4 (100.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) VMware