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 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 184 192 211
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Contract jobs citing High Availability 16 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £363 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £481 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £393 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.28% -7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4427 4414 5491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.89% 77.13% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3499 3281 4126
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 41 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.50 £59.00
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 the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (30.30%) Banking
5 9 (27.27%) Linux
5 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 7 (21.21%) UNIX
7 7 (21.21%) IBM
7 7 (21.21%) Replication
8 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 6 (18.18%) Clustering
8 6 (18.18%) Java
8 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (18.18%) Big Data
8 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
9 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (15.15%) VMware
9 5 (15.15%) Scrum
9 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (12.12%) Benchmarking
10 4 (12.12%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (12.12%) Remedy
10 4 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.12%) WebLogic

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.06%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.03%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.18%) Big Data
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.03%) TKPROF
7 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (3.03%) Front Office
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) DBA
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Senior DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (9.09%) Middleware
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) Akka
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.03%) RESTful
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
4 1 (3.03%) EJB
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) XSD
4 1 (3.03%) XSLT
4 1 (3.03%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Replication
2 6 (18.18%) Clustering
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.12%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) W3C
4 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Physics
4 1 (3.03%) Biotechnology
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) CMDB
4 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.15%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (12.12%) SOA
4 4 (12.12%) ETL
4 4 (12.12%) Benchmarking
5 3 (9.09%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Database Security
5 3 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 3 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) Scala
4 3 (9.09%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) ABAP
5 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
6 1 (3.03%) XPath
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) OCP
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) CDISC
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) OCFS2
3 3 (9.09%) GlusterFS
3 3 (9.09%) GFS2
4 1 (3.03%) KVM
4 1 (3.03%) RHEV
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (12.12%) Data Guard
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (9.09%) SELinux
3 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) IBM
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 4 (12.12%) Remedy
5 3 (9.09%) Intel
5 3 (9.09%) Informatica
6 2 (6.06%) Sybase
6 2 (6.06%) SAP
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.03%) Tumbleweed
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) ILOG
7 1 (3.03%) BMC
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