The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 69 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs citing HACMP 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.17% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 0.54% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £606
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -42.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
HACMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
329 373 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 33.67% 31.53% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 163 133
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 20
Average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% -6.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HACMP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

HACMP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

HACMP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HACMP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HACMP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HACMP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +5 4 £338 -
HACMP
South East

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing HACMP 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 HACMP.

1 18 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Shell Script
3 12 (66.67%) IBM
3 12 (66.67%) Change Management
4 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) Clustering
4 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (55.56%) JCL
4 10 (55.56%) AIX
4 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
5 9 (50.00%) Retail
5 9 (50.00%) Migration
6 8 (44.44%) ChangeMan
6 8 (44.44%) AS400
6 8 (44.44%) iSeries
6 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
6 8 (44.44%) Tivoli
6 8 (44.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 7 (38.89%) FTP
7 7 (38.89%) SLA
7 7 (38.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
8 6 (33.33%) GPFS
8 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 6 (33.33%) OLTP
8 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing HACMP 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 HACMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) FTP
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (33.33%) OLTP
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) ChangeMan
General
1 9 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Operations Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Mainframe Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Architect
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Architect
5 1 (5.56%) AIX Architect
5 1 (5.56%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Operational Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Clustering
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 8 (44.44%) AS400
2 8 (44.44%) iSeries
2 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (33.33%) N-Tier
4 3 (16.67%) LPAR
4 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) AIX
3 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Solaris
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) VMS
7 2 (11.11%) MVS
7 2 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Change Management
2 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Shell Script
2 10 (55.56%) JCL
3 6 (33.33%) REXX
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) AWK
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
5 4 (22.22%) sed
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 7 (38.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (33.33%) GPFS
4 6 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (22.22%) Veritas File System
5 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) IBM
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Intel
3 6 (33.33%) NetApp
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) Symantec
4 4 (22.22%) Veritas