The table below looks at the statistics for sed skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited sed over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
sed
Rank 643 647 614
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -33
Contract jobs citing sed 7 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.032% 0.036% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 13
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
- +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £7.20 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £7.20 - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21729 22246 20869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.05% 38.07% 37.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14909 14891 13256
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 496 412
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.02 £50.00 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

sed
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing sed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

sed Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

sed
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing sed within the UK.

sed Daily Rate Trend in the UK

sed
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing sed within the UK.

sed Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

sed
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing sed within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 7 £375 - 2
London -11 4 £383 -23.50% 1
East of England +15 2 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £375 - 1
Stevenage - 2 £375 - 1
South East +6 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £375 - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -

sed
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing sed also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for sed.

1 25 (92.59%) AWK
2 21 (77.78%) Linux
3 17 (62.96%) Perl
4 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 16 (59.26%) Bash Shell
5 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
6 11 (40.74%) Unix
7 10 (37.04%) Windows
7 10 (37.04%) Java
8 9 (33.33%) Samba
9 8 (29.63%) Asset Management
9 8 (29.63%) IIS
9 8 (29.63%) Apache
9 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
10 7 (25.93%) StorNext
10 7 (25.93%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (25.93%) FTP
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (25.93%) SAN
10 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
10 7 (25.93%) SUSE
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (25.93%) CentOS
11 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
11 6 (22.22%) Korn
11 6 (22.22%) VMware
11 6 (22.22%) XML
11 6 (22.22%) PHP

sed
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
1 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (25.93%) FTP
1 7 (25.93%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) SSH
3 2 (7.41%) X.509
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
4 2 (7.41%) HBase
4 2 (7.41%) MarkLogic
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
3 3 (11.11%) Mockito
4 2 (7.41%) Ant
4 2 (7.41%) Burp Suite
4 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.41%) GitLab
4 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
4 2 (7.41%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.70%) Build Forge
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.70%) ProC
5 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Principal Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Scripter
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Applications Support
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Web Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Applications Support
5 2 (7.41%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) LAMP
2 4 (14.81%) Spring
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Commons
3 3 (11.11%) Cascading
3 3 (11.11%) FreeMarker
3 3 (11.11%) Guava
3 3 (11.11%) XSLT
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) JDBC
4 2 (7.41%) Middleware
4 2 (7.41%) Symfony
5 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) Java EE
5 1 (3.70%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 5 (18.52%) Digital Media
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.70%) Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Statistics
5 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Unix
3 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) CentOS
4 7 (25.93%) SUSE
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.41%) AIX
6 2 (7.41%) Solaris
6 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Asset Management
2 5 (18.52%) ETL
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) Open Source
3 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Data Validation
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) OOD
4 3 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (7.41%) DRM
5 2 (7.41%) ETL Development
5 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
5 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) AWK
2 17 (62.96%) Perl
3 16 (59.26%) Bash Shell
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) Java
5 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
6 6 (22.22%) Korn
6 6 (22.22%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
7 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.41%) Python
8 1 (3.70%) C
8 1 (3.70%) C#
8 1 (3.70%) C++
8 1 (3.70%) COBOL
8 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Samba
2 7 (25.93%) StorNext
3 2 (7.41%) Docker
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) Oozie
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
3 2 (7.41%) Nagios
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) Murex
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Percona
5 2 (7.41%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
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