The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank - 78 68
Contract jobs citing HACMP 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.10% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.33% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £406 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £466 £283
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +64.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
HACMP
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
320 303 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.22% 30.79% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 201 108
Median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 17
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -46.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £14.44 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £20.19 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing HACMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

HACMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

HACMP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HACMP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

HACMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HACMP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

HACMP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HACMP 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for HACMP.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) IBM AIX Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AIX Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) IBM AIX Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat