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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 89 65 90
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Contract jobs citing High Availability 15 36 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 2.22% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 2.83% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 4
Median daily rate £381 £463 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% +105.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.73% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £34.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +18.26%
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
1333 1274 1161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.94% 78.50% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 872 794 619
Median daily rate £425 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 55
Median hourly rate £18.13 £18.52 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.13% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £11.21 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 7 £525 +13.51% 1
Leicestershire -18 4 £375 +7.14%
Derbyshire - 2 £313 - 2
Nottinghamshire -19 1 £388 -13.88% 2
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (28.13%) DevOps
4 8 (25.00%) GitLab
4 8 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (25.00%) Ansible
4 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (25.00%) MySQL
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) Migration
7 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (12.50%) Office 365
8 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 4 (12.50%) Puppet
8 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 4 (12.50%) VMware
8 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) .NET
8 4 (12.50%) C#
8 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio

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 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Jetty
2 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
3 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.25%) SaaS
5 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.13%) IaaS
5 1 (3.13%) PaaS
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) Modbus
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) GitLab
1 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (15.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Azure Architect
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.13%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) CMDB
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Replication
2 1 (3.13%) Robotics
2 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (28.13%) DevOps
2 8 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (18.75%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 4 (12.50%) UML
4 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Logistics
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) V-Model
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.25%) Network Design
6 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) OCP
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Ansible
2 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.50%) Puppet
3 3 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Salt
4 1 (3.13%) OVSD
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) NetApp
3 2 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (3.13%) Genesys
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Siemens
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Nigel Frank International
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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