The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 35 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing High Availability 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.34% 0.72% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.93% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+49.09% -19.11%
High Availability
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 214 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.32% 77.54% 69.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 90 108
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 £14.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +41.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.68 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £125.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing High Availability across the Bracknell region.

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

High Availability
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing High Availability also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited High Availability.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Live Communications Server

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing High Availability also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited High Availability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Live Communications Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory