The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 74 61 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Contract jobs citing High Availability 23 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.44% 2.51% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 3.27% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 7
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -5.06%
High Availability
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1286 1347 1206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.43% 76.84% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 799 616
Average daily rate £390 £390 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 85
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +17 11 £500 +25.00% 1
Leicestershire -4 6 £290 -27.50%
Nottinghamshire -14 3 £525 +10.52% 5
Derbyshire -4 1 - -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 42 (61.76%) Oracle
2 32 (47.06%) Windows
3 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
4 26 (38.24%) Visual Studio
4 26 (38.24%) .NET
4 26 (38.24%) C#
5 25 (36.76%) SQL
5 25 (36.76%) SQL Server
6 24 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 24 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 23 (33.82%) Linux
8 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
8 21 (30.88%) Modbus
8 21 (30.88%) Siemens
8 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
9 16 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 15 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (22.06%) VMware
11 14 (20.59%) SAN
11 14 (20.59%) Unix
11 14 (20.59%) Perl
12 12 (17.65%) HP
12 12 (17.65%) Veritas
12 12 (17.65%) Red Hat
12 12 (17.65%) Sun
12 12 (17.65%) Solaris
12 12 (17.65%) Shell Script
12 12 (17.65%) Korn
12 12 (17.65%) Software Packaging

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (1.47%) Apache
1 1 (1.47%) CICS
1 1 (1.47%) JBoss
1 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
1 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.88%) Modbus
1 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
2 14 (20.59%) SAN
3 6 (8.82%) Firewall
4 5 (7.35%) VLAN
5 3 (4.41%) Internet
6 2 (2.94%) LAN
6 2 (2.94%) WAN
7 1 (1.47%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.47%) HTTP
7 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.47%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.76%) SQL Server
2 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.76%) MySQL
4 5 (7.35%) DB2
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.47%) OLAP
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.29%) GitLab
2 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) JIRA
3 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.47%) ERwin
4 1 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 26 (38.24%) C# Developer
3 22 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 22 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (5.88%) DBA
8 4 (5.88%) SQL DBA
9 3 (4.41%) Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Solaris Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) Software Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) .NET
2 24 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 12 (17.65%) Software Packaging
4 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.41%) CSS
5 3 (4.41%) HTML
5 3 (4.41%) JSON
6 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.94%) jQuery
6 2 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.47%) CSS3
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) J2EE
7 1 (1.47%) JDBC
7 1 (1.47%) Middleware
7 1 (1.47%) REST
7 1 (1.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.47%) WSH
7 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.88%) Life Science
3 3 (4.41%) Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) CMDB
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.06%) Windows
2 24 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 23 (33.82%) Linux
4 16 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (20.59%) Unix
6 12 (17.65%) Solaris
6 12 (17.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (5.88%) AIX
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.29%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (10.29%) DevOps
1 7 (10.29%) Logistics
2 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (8.82%) ITIL
3 4 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.41%) Front End Development
4 3 (4.41%) Migration
4 3 (4.41%) UML
4 3 (4.41%) V-Model
4 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
5 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.94%) OO
5 2 (2.94%) OOD
5 2 (2.94%) Scrum
5 2 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) C#
2 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 14 (20.59%) Perl
4 12 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 12 (17.65%) Korn
4 12 (17.65%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) Python
6 2 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) CCNA
3 1 (1.47%) CCNP
3 1 (1.47%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) ISO 9001
1 5 (7.35%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 12 (17.65%) Veritas File System
2 12 (17.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.47%) Firmware
4 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Ansible
2 5 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.35%) Puppet
2 5 (7.35%) Salt
3 1 (1.47%) OVSD
3 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (61.76%) Oracle
2 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.88%) Siemens
4 15 (22.06%) VMware
5 12 (17.65%) HP
5 12 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 12 (17.65%) Sun
5 12 (17.65%) Veritas
6 10 (14.71%) Opsware
7 5 (7.35%) F5
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco
8 3 (4.41%) NetApp
9 1 (1.47%) Aruba
9 1 (1.47%) IBM
9 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
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