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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 56 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing HACMP 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.88% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £450 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +78.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £415 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £50.00
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
217 340 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.12% 33.76% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 218 107
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 13
Median hourly rate £19.63 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.44% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.94 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £22.75 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HACMP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Knutsford - 1 - -
HACMP
North West

HACMP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) PowerHA

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%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AIX Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas