The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for AWK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AWK
UK / Scotland
Rank - 126 -
Contract jobs citing AWK 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.039% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £550
% change year-on-year - -36.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

AWK is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 780 824 902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 44.47% 32.04% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 480 529
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 12
Median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +10.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £19.65 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

AWK
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing AWK as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for AWK in Scotland

AWK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWK in Scotland

AWK
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AWK in Scotland