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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 56 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing High Availability 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% - 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% - 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£363 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £393 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.28% -7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.52%
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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
355 298 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 76.34% 72.15% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 197 121
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware