Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for AWK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

AWK
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 239 265
Rank change year-on-year -12 +26 +31
Contract jobs citing AWK 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.084% 0.075% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
City of London median daily rate £575 £375 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -18.48% -9.80%
10th Percentile £525 £363 £416
90th Percentile £800 £388 £496
Central London median daily rate £575 £375 £460
% change year-on-year +53.33% -18.48% -9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £20.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £20.50

AWK is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3773 3374 4208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 52.71% 50.38% 46.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3134 2835 3524
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 22
City of London median hourly rate £22.99 £27.50 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.39% +5.42% +30.43%
10th Percentile £15.12 £16.06 £16.10
90th Percentile £39.10 £55.19 £53.70
Central London median hourly rate £24.49 £27.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -10.96% +5.42% +30.43%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AWK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for AWK in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWK in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWK in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWK in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWK in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AWK in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for AWK.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Sybase
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XSLT
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) JMS
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 4 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) Misys
2 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Back Office
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Sybase ASE
2 4 (66.67%) Kondor
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SPSS
1 2 (33.33%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (66.67%) Kondor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (33.33%) KNIME
2 2 (33.33%) STATISTICA
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA Agile
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Back Office
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Kondor Developer
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JMS
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) ggplot
2 2 (33.33%) Lucene
2 2 (33.33%) Matplotlib
2 2 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (33.33%) NumPy
2 2 (33.33%) Pandas
2 2 (33.33%) scikit-learn
2 2 (33.33%) SciPy
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Munging
2 2 (33.33%) Information Retrieval
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) sed
4 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Misys
1 4 (66.67%) Sybase
1 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) Bloomberg
2 2 (33.33%) Reuters
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau