The table below looks at the statistics for sed 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 sed over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
sed
Rank - - 147
Contract jobs citing sed 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.063%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 - £360
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -
sed
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1088 1163 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.13% 37.59% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 715 735
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 67 60
Average hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

sed
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

sed 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 sed across the South West region.

sed Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 13 (100.00%) AWK
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (92.31%) Load Balancing
2 12 (92.31%) Samba
2 12 (92.31%) NetApp
3 11 (84.62%) Perl
3 11 (84.62%) NFS
3 11 (84.62%) ITIL
3 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 11 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (84.62%) ITIL V3
3 11 (84.62%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (84.62%) Puppet
4 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
5 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Load Balancing
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL V3
3 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) AWK
1 13 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Samba
2 11 (84.62%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (84.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (92.31%) NetApp