The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 70 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing High Availability 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.37% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.53% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
High Availability
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
637 564 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.21% 69.03% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 325 246
Average daily rate £380 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 30
Average hourly rate £15.77 £30.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.43% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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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
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
High Availability
East of England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) UDDI
3 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Database Security
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
6 2 (22.22%) Change Control
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (11.11%) MCSE
7 1 (11.11%) MCSA
7 1 (11.11%) MCDBA
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (11.11%) OCP
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Developer
2 4 (44.44%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) UDDI
1 5 (55.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (44.44%) Database Security
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCDBA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) OCP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft