Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 603 594
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing AWK 28 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.060% 0.044% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.099% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 11
London median daily rate £490 £450 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% -4.76% +9.76%
10th Percentile £418 £363 £413
90th Percentile £755 £510 £510
England median daily rate £475 £390 £385
% change year-on-year +21.79% +1.30% -8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £44.62 - -
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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22724 20264 20484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.53% 44.74% 43.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17217 15149 15282
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £300
90th Percentile £668 £633 £638
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 115 144
London median hourly rate £35.91 £35.27 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.81% +41.06% -15.94%
10th Percentile £18.02 £16.32 £13.65
90th Percentile £52.35 £62.00 £52.17
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +23.33%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWK in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWK in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWK in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWK in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AWK in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
South London - 8 £488 -
Central London +1 6 £575 +53.33%
AWK
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 London region with a requirement for AWK.

1 25 (89.29%) XML
2 24 (85.71%) SQL
3 20 (71.43%) Linux
4 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (67.86%) sed
5 18 (64.29%) Windows
6 16 (57.14%) Data Analysis
6 16 (57.14%) PowerShell
7 15 (53.57%) Microsoft Excel
7 15 (53.57%) VBScript
8 14 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (50.00%) ETL
8 14 (50.00%) SAS
8 14 (50.00%) Star Schema
8 14 (50.00%) Validation
8 14 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 14 (50.00%) SAS Macro
8 14 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 14 (50.00%) Data Integration
8 14 (50.00%) Greenplum
8 14 (50.00%) Scrum
8 14 (50.00%) REST
8 14 (50.00%) Data Quality
8 14 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
9 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
10 10 (35.71%) Unix
10 10 (35.71%) Perl
11 8 (28.57%) Java
11 8 (28.57%) Python

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 14 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.57%) DataSynapse
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) SPSS
2 2 (7.14%) Weka
3 1 (3.57%) Doxygen
3 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (17.86%) Kondor
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) FTP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) PuTTY
1 1 (3.57%) SSH
1 1 (3.57%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 14 (50.00%) Star Schema
2 5 (17.86%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.14%) KNIME
3 2 (7.14%) STATISTICA
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA Agile
2 5 (17.86%) Maven
3 3 (10.71%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.57%) GCC
4 1 (3.57%) GDB
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) JMeter
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Back Office
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Front Office
5 1 (3.57%) Law
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Data Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Senior Data Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Integration Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) TIBCO Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Scientist
6 2 (7.14%) Kondor Developer
6 2 (7.14%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Market Risk Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Market Risk Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) XML
2 14 (50.00%) REST
3 8 (28.57%) XSLT
4 5 (17.86%) JMS
4 5 (17.86%) Middleware
5 3 (10.71%) DOM
5 3 (10.71%) Spring Boot
6 2 (7.14%) ggplot
6 2 (7.14%) Lucene
6 2 (7.14%) Matplotlib
6 2 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (7.14%) NumPy
6 2 (7.14%) Pandas
6 2 (7.14%) scikit-learn
6 2 (7.14%) SciPy
6 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (3.57%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.57%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) Unix
4 6 (21.43%) Solaris
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) AIX
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 14 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 14 (50.00%) ETL
3 14 (50.00%) Scrum
3 14 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
3 14 (50.00%) Validation
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
7 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
7 2 (7.14%) Statistics
7 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Use Case
7 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) sed
3 16 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 15 (53.57%) VBScript
5 14 (50.00%) SAS Macro
6 10 (35.71%) Perl
7 8 (28.57%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) Python
8 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.57%) C
10 1 (3.57%) C#
10 1 (3.57%) C++
10 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
10 1 (3.57%) R
10 1 (3.57%) Scala
10 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Perfmon
2 1 (3.57%) Control-M
2 1 (3.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Greenplum
2 5 (17.86%) Sybase
2 5 (17.86%) TIBCO
3 4 (14.29%) Misys
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Bloomberg
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Reuters
5 2 (7.14%) Tableau
6 1 (3.57%) CyberArk
6 1 (3.57%) QAD