Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 February 2018 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing AWK 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
East of England median daily rate £240 - -
England median daily rate £525 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +40.00% +1.35% -14.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.62 - £37.00

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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,809 1,752 1,813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.54% 39.14% 36.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,031 1,045 1,034
East of England median daily rate £425 £392 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.42% +3.16% +1.33%
10th Percentile £294 £250 £263
90th Percentile £588 £538 £535
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 127 178
East of England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £29.70 £26.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing AWK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for AWK in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWK in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 9 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £240 -
AWK
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AWK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for AWK.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
2 11 (91.67%) Statistics
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (75.00%) LoadRunner
3 9 (75.00%) JMeter
3 9 (75.00%) PHP
3 9 (75.00%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) AIX
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) JBoss
3 9 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) DB2
3 9 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 9 (75.00%) DbVisualizer
3 9 (75.00%) New Relic
3 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (75.00%) AppDynamics
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (75.00%) Dynatrace
3 9 (75.00%) Grafana
3 9 (75.00%) The Grinder
3 9 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (41.67%) Games
5 4 (33.33%) DNA
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) Intershop

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (75.00%) JBoss
1 9 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) DB2
1 9 (75.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JMeter
1 9 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 9 (75.00%) The Grinder
2 4 (33.33%) Firebug
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) AIX
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Statistics
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) DNA
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Pattern Matching
4 3 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) R
3 3 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Grafana
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) AppDynamics
1 9 (75.00%) Dynatrace
1 9 (75.00%) New Relic
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) hybris
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Intershop