The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 71 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing High Availability 6 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.64% 2.02% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 2.45% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 6
Median daily rate £261 £538 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.39% +21.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £364 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £418
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.65 £44.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-34.88% +35.38%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
758 816 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.24% 82.34% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 425 511
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 24
Median hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.30 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £60.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing High Availability as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Buckinghamshire region.

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -17 5 £295 -45.11% 2
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
3 7 (36.84%) Big Data
4 6 (31.58%) MapReduce
4 6 (31.58%) Gradle
4 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) Java EE
4 6 (31.58%) Ant
4 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 6 (31.58%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) UML
4 6 (31.58%) JMS
4 6 (31.58%) XSLT
4 6 (31.58%) EJB
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) Eclipse
5 5 (26.32%) OO

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) ATM
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) MPLS
2 1 (5.26%) PBX
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Big Data
1 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
3 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Ant
1 6 (31.58%) Eclipse
1 6 (31.58%) Gradle
2 5 (26.32%) Hudson
2 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) Introscope
5 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) C/C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Sitecore Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) EJB
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) Java EE
3 6 (31.58%) JMS
3 6 (31.58%) XSLT
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) JDBC
4 2 (10.53%) JNDI
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) MapReduce
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) UML
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Garbage Collection
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) QA Automation
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) Jython
5 2 (10.53%) Korn
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) HND
2 1 (5.26%) HP ASE
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCTS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) CA Wily
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Infor
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (5.26%) NCR
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.26%) Sun