The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 36 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing High Availability 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.79% 0.66% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 0.85% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Median daily rate £340 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+43.58% -57.83%
High Availability
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
295 355 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.40% 78.54% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 262 202
Median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.39 £20.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.50 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TippingPoint
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Open Source
2 10 (76.92%) Unix
2 10 (76.92%) Solaris
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) PL/SQL
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 10 (76.92%) EMC
2 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 10 (76.92%) Shell Script
2 10 (76.92%) OSSEC
2 10 (76.92%) Puppet
2 10 (76.92%) LogRhythm
2 10 (76.92%) iptables
2 10 (76.92%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (69.23%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (69.23%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (69.23%) ServiceNow
3 9 (69.23%) Nagios
3 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
3 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) Windows

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) 802.15
4 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
4 2 (15.38%) HTTP
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (15.38%) X.509
4 2 (15.38%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Administrator
2 8 (61.54%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (46.15%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (38.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (30.77%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (30.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (15.38%) Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (7.69%) Architect
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
1 2 (15.38%) Ajax
1 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
1 2 (15.38%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Internet of Things
2 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Solaris
1 10 (76.92%) Unix
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (76.92%) Open Source
3 9 (69.23%) Change Control
3 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
3 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (69.23%) Incident Management
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
3 9 (69.23%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) PL/SQL
1 10 (76.92%) Shell Script
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) C
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) C#
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) iptables
2 9 (69.23%) Postfix
2 9 (69.23%) Sendmail
2 9 (69.23%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (69.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) OSSEC
1 10 (76.92%) Puppet
2 9 (69.23%) Cobbler
2 9 (69.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) EMC
2 10 (76.92%) LogRhythm
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 10 (76.92%) TippingPoint
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) ServiceNow
3 9 (69.23%) SolarWinds
3 9 (69.23%) Splunk