The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability 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
High Availability
Rank 113 125 156
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +31
Contract jobs citing High Availability 51 76 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.51% 1.39% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.74% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 65 37
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £260 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £52.50
High Availability
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2874 4371 4788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.95% 80.22% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2355 3440 3602
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +16.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 40 (43.48%) Linux
2 35 (38.04%) SQL Server
3 32 (34.78%) Java
4 31 (33.70%) Unix
5 28 (30.43%) Puppet
6 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (27.17%) Clustering
9 24 (26.09%) Python
10 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
10 22 (23.91%) Finance
11 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
11 21 (22.83%) Oracle
11 21 (22.83%) SQL
11 21 (22.83%) DevOps
12 19 (20.65%) Migration
13 18 (19.57%) HTML
14 17 (18.48%) ITIL
15 16 (17.39%) DNS
15 16 (17.39%) Windows
15 16 (17.39%) Bash Shell
16 15 (16.30%) Perl
16 15 (16.30%) TDD
16 15 (16.30%) Banking
17 14 (15.22%) Low Latency
17 14 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
18 13 (14.13%) Amazon AWS
18 13 (14.13%) Replication
18 13 (14.13%) IBM
18 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.78%) Confluence
2 3 (3.26%) PowerExchange
3 2 (2.17%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.17%) CMS
3 2 (2.17%) Drupal
3 2 (2.17%) Node.js
3 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.09%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.09%) FileNet
4 1 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
4 1 (1.09%) nginx
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.96%) IaaS
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.87%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (9.78%) PaaS
5 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) DNS
2 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.87%) Firewall
3 10 (10.87%) VPN
4 9 (9.78%) DMZ
5 8 (8.70%) LAN
5 8 (8.70%) LDAP
5 8 (8.70%) SAN
5 8 (8.70%) WAN
6 6 (6.52%) HTTP
7 3 (3.26%) BGP
7 3 (3.26%) NAS
7 3 (3.26%) VoIP
8 2 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.17%) DHCP
8 2 (2.17%) EIGRP
8 2 (2.17%) HSRP
8 2 (2.17%) OSPF
8 2 (2.17%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (2.17%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.61%) MySQL
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.26%) Big Data
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.26%) PowerCenter
9 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.96%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (9.78%) JIRA
4 9 (9.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (7.61%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.26%) Gradle
7 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.09%) Emacs
7 1 (1.09%) Grunt
7 1 (1.09%) gulp
7 1 (1.09%) Hudson
7 1 (1.09%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.09%) Maven
7 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.09%) Selenium
7 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.09%) Subversion
7 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (23.91%) Finance
2 15 (16.30%) Banking
3 5 (5.43%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.43%) Front Office
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Advertising
5 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Interactive Media
6 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (14.13%) Administrator
1 13 (14.13%) DBA
1 13 (14.13%) Developer
2 10 (10.87%) SQL DBA
3 9 (9.78%) Consultant
3 9 (9.78%) Senior DBA
3 9 (9.78%) Senior SQL DBA
3 9 (9.78%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 9 (9.78%) SQL Server DBA
4 8 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Release Manager
6 6 (6.52%) Azure Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) HTML
2 12 (13.04%) Web Services
3 10 (10.87%) .NET
3 10 (10.87%) REST
4 7 (7.61%) JMS
4 7 (7.61%) SOAP
5 6 (6.52%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (5.43%) JSP
7 4 (4.35%) HTML5
7 4 (4.35%) J2EE
7 4 (4.35%) React
8 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.26%) CSS
8 3 (3.26%) JMX
8 3 (3.26%) Spring
9 2 (2.17%) 802.1X
9 2 (2.17%) jQuery
9 2 (2.17%) RESTful
9 2 (2.17%) XML
10 1 (1.09%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Clustering
2 13 (14.13%) Replication
3 11 (11.96%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.70%) Public Cloud
5 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.43%) Equities
7 4 (4.35%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.35%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.26%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.26%) EMC Centera
9 2 (2.17%) Online Banking
9 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.17%) Statistics
10 1 (1.09%) DataPower
10 1 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
10 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.09%) Physics
10 1 (1.09%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 40 (43.48%) Linux
2 31 (33.70%) Unix
3 16 (17.39%) Windows
4 11 (11.96%) AIX
4 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.09%) CentOS
7 1 (1.09%) Solaris
7 1 (1.09%) SUSE
7 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (22.83%) DevOps
4 19 (20.65%) Migration
5 17 (18.48%) ITIL
6 15 (16.30%) TDD
7 14 (15.22%) Low Latency
7 14 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (13.04%) BDD
9 11 (11.96%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (11.96%) Software Delivery
10 9 (9.78%) Open Source
11 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (8.70%) Release Management
12 7 (7.61%) API Design
12 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
12 7 (7.61%) Content Management
12 7 (7.61%) Multithreading
12 7 (7.61%) Web Development
13 6 (6.52%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) Java
2 24 (26.09%) Python
3 21 (22.83%) SQL
4 16 (17.39%) Bash Shell
5 15 (16.30%) Perl
6 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
7 10 (10.87%) Ruby
8 9 (9.78%) PHP
8 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
8 9 (9.78%) T-SQL
9 8 (8.70%) C
10 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.26%) C-shell
11 3 (3.26%) Go
11 3 (3.26%) Korn
11 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.17%) C++
13 1 (1.09%) C#
13 1 (1.09%) Groovy
13 1 (1.09%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) RHCE
3 3 (3.26%) Degree
3 3 (3.26%) ISEB
3 3 (3.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.17%) CCNP
4 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.17%) OCP
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.09%) MCTS
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.04%) Docker
3 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (4.35%) GFS2
5 4 (4.35%) GlusterFS
5 4 (4.35%) KVM
5 4 (4.35%) OCFS2
6 3 (3.26%) RHEV
7 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (30.43%) Puppet
2 8 (8.70%) Ansible
3 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.35%) CFEngine
4 4 (4.35%) Control-M
4 4 (4.35%) Nagios
4 4 (4.35%) SELinux
4 4 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (3.26%) Capistrano
6 2 (2.17%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.09%) Kibana
7 1 (1.09%) logstash
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.83%) Oracle
3 13 (14.13%) IBM
3 13 (14.13%) Red Hat
4 11 (11.96%) Splunk
5 8 (8.70%) HP
5 8 (8.70%) TOWER Software
5 8 (8.70%) VMware
6 5 (5.43%) Cisco
6 5 (5.43%) EMC
7 3 (3.26%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.26%) Citrix
7 3 (3.26%) Dell
7 3 (3.26%) Hortonworks
7 3 (3.26%) Informatica
7 3 (3.26%) Reuters
8 2 (2.17%) F5
8 2 (2.17%) Juniper
8 2 (2.17%) New Relic
8 2 (2.17%) Palo Alto
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