Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North 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 22 February 2020 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 > North of England
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 252 315 -
Rank change year-on-year +63 - +328
Contract jobs citing AWK 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.070% 0.033% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.081% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
North of England median daily rate £450 - -
England median daily rate £450 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North of England median hourly rate - £42.75 -
England median hourly rate - £44.46 £44.62
% change year-on-year - -0.37% -

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 North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,151 4,934 4,385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 36.98% 41.07% 39.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,150 3,451 3,061
North of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £304 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +0.52% +2.11% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 94 113
North of England median hourly rate £27.43 £34.36 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.19% -14.09% +3.23%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.54 £15.20
90th Percentile £55.00 £48.75 £47.24
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWK in the North of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWK in the North of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AWK in the North of England

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Contract Job Locations in the North 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 North of England region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
Yorkshire - 6 £450 -
AWK
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for AWK.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) Confluence
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North 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 6 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Unix Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat