The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 35 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing High Availability 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.57% - 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £500 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £27.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+49.09% -4.34%
High Availability
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
293 203 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 83.24% 71.23% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 118 123
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £33.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.19% -11.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 19 (76.00%) V-Model
2 19 (76.00%) Waterfall
2 19 (76.00%) MS Office
2 19 (76.00%) UML
2 19 (76.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (76.00%) ISO 9001
2 19 (76.00%) TickIT
3 16 (64.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (56.00%) JIRA
4 14 (56.00%) ITIL
4 14 (56.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.00%) IaaS
8 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (8.00%) FxCop
8 2 (8.00%) StyleCop
8 2 (8.00%) NServiceBus
8 2 (8.00%) Office 365
8 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (8.00%) DevOps

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (8.00%) NServiceBus
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (76.00%) MS Excel
1 19 (76.00%) MS Office
1 19 (76.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (56.00%) JIRA
2 14 (56.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (8.00%) FxCop
3 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (8.00%) StyleCop
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 14 (56.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 14 (56.00%) Release Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.00%) Ajax
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) CESG
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) UML
2 19 (76.00%) V-Model
2 19 (76.00%) Waterfall
3 14 (56.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Microservices
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C#
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (76.00%) ISO 9001
1 19 (76.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Rackspace