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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 69 64 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Contract jobs citing High Availability 24 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.54% 2.35% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 3.01% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 7
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
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
1262 1327 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.11% 78.10% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 799 576
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 76
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.30 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £10.61 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Northamptonshire +5 9 £500 +25.00% 3
Leicestershire +2 6 £313 -21.87%
Nottinghamshire -13 4 £425 -10.52% 4
Lincolnshire - 3 £950 - 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 19 (41.30%) Oracle
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
4 10 (21.74%) C#
4 10 (21.74%) .NET
4 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
5 9 (19.57%) SQL
5 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
5 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
6 8 (17.39%) MySQL
6 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
7 7 (15.22%) Ansible
7 7 (15.22%) DevOps
7 7 (15.22%) GitLab
7 7 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (15.22%) SAN
7 7 (15.22%) VMware
7 7 (15.22%) Firewall
8 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
8 6 (13.04%) Siemens
8 6 (13.04%) ISO 9001
8 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.04%) Unix
8 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
8 6 (13.04%) Modbus

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) SaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
1 7 (15.22%) SAN
2 6 (13.04%) Modbus
2 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.70%) VLAN
4 2 (4.35%) Internet
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.17%) HTTP
5 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) MySQL
3 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.70%) DB2
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.22%) GitLab
2 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Architect
2 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
3 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Azure Architect
6 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) DBA
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (4.35%) Release and Configuration Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Release Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.70%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) CSS3
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) J2EE
4 1 (2.17%) JDBC
4 1 (2.17%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) CMDB
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.04%) Unix
6 4 (8.70%) AIX
6 4 (8.70%) Solaris
6 4 (8.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (15.22%) DevOps
2 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL
3 5 (10.87%) Logistics
4 4 (8.70%) Migration
4 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 4 (8.70%) UML
4 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.52%) Front End Development
5 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.52%) V-Model
6 2 (4.35%) Network Design
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.35%) SDLC
6 2 (4.35%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) C#
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.70%) Korn
3 4 (8.70%) Perl
3 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) ISO 9001
2 5 (10.87%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (8.70%) Veritas File System
3 4 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Ansible
2 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Salt
3 1 (2.17%) OVSD
3 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Oracle
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) Siemens
5 5 (10.87%) F5
5 5 (10.87%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.70%) Sun
6 4 (8.70%) Veritas
7 3 (6.52%) NetApp
7 3 (6.52%) Opsware
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco
9 1 (2.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) Nimble Storage
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