Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for sed skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited sed over the 6 months to 19 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.

sed
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 363 384
Rank change year-on-year +11 +21 -29
Contract jobs citing sed 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.012% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.034% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
South East median daily rate £413 £500 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +60.00% -11.97%
10th Percentile £400 £500 £254
90th Percentile £445 £500 £361
England median daily rate £475 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +26.67% - +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £7.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.28% - -
England median hourly rate £15.50 £7.20 £37.00
% change year-on-year +115.28% -80.54% -7.50%

sed 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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5838 5879 6739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.20% 35.38% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3635 3599 4187
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 219 249
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.00 £53.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

sed
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing sed as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for sed in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing sed in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for sed in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing sed in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for sed in the South East

sed
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing sed within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 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
Thames Valley -1 6 £413 -17.50%
Berkshire +13 5 £425 -
Oxfordshire +4 1 £400 -20.00%
sed
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing sed 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 South East region with a requirement for sed.

1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) AWK
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Smart Meter
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) POSIX
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (16.67%) CGI
4 1 (16.67%) nginx
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Route 53
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
4 1 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (16.67%) Route 53
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) VoltDB
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Smart Metering Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Smart Metering Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CGI
1 1 (16.67%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) AWK
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle