Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 183 198
Contract jobs citing AWK 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.023% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.057% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Scotland median daily rate - - £278
UK median daily rate £475 £383 £370
% change year-on-year +24.18% +3.38% -12.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1913 1744 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.97% 40.43% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1052 1045
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £259
90th Percentile £525 £475 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 44
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £15.08 £14.85 £14.39
90th Percentile £195.00 £52.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%

AWK
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWK in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AWK in Scotland