The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 88 96 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +25
Contract jobs citing High Availability 41 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.65% 1.35% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.75% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 18
Median daily rate £413 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £389 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1980 2171 2397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.74% 77.15% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1125 1255 1468
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 161 145
Median hourly rate £36.14 £33.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% +30.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.45 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.64 £47.50
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 of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bedfordshire +6 18 £400 -11.11% 7
Cambridgeshire +21 9 £440 +76.00% 2
Hertfordshire -1 6 £500 +25.00% 7
Essex -4 5 £550 +76.00% 4
Suffolk +3 3 £525 +110.00% 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 of England region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 35 (39.33%) Windows
2 33 (37.08%) SQL
3 32 (35.96%) Oracle
3 32 (35.96%) Active Directory
3 32 (35.96%) Clustering
4 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
5 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
6 28 (31.46%) IIS
6 28 (31.46%) SAN
7 25 (28.09%) Shell Script
7 25 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (28.09%) Load Balancing
8 22 (24.72%) VMware
8 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (24.72%) PL/SQL
8 22 (24.72%) ITIL
9 20 (22.47%) Linux
9 20 (22.47%) Change Control
9 20 (22.47%) Data Centre
10 18 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (20.22%) Firewall
10 18 (20.22%) Citrix
11 16 (17.98%) Middleware
11 16 (17.98%) LAN
11 16 (17.98%) WAN
11 16 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (17.98%) Windows Server
12 15 (16.85%) Open Source
12 15 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (16.85%) Data Guard

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 28 (31.46%) IIS
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.87%) CloudFront
4 4 (4.49%) Office 365
5 1 (1.12%) IaaS
5 1 (1.12%) SaaS
5 1 (1.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.46%) SAN
2 18 (20.22%) Firewall
3 16 (17.98%) LAN
3 16 (17.98%) WAN
4 13 (14.61%) DNS
4 13 (14.61%) NAS
5 7 (7.87%) Network Security
6 6 (6.74%) SSL
7 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.49%) Internet
9 2 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.12%) 802.15
10 1 (1.12%) BGP
10 1 (1.12%) Bluetooth
10 1 (1.12%) DSL
10 1 (1.12%) IPsec
10 1 (1.12%) OSPF
10 1 (1.12%) SNMP
10 1 (1.12%) VPN
10 1 (1.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.62%) MySQL
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.37%) OLTP
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) JIRA
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (12.36%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.37%) Automotive
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Electronics
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Billing
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) DBA
2 17 (19.10%) Architect
3 14 (15.73%) Administrator
4 13 (14.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (14.61%) Oracle DBA
5 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (13.48%) Project Manager
6 11 (12.36%) Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (12.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 10 (11.24%) SQL DBA
7 10 (11.24%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.99%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (8.99%) Web Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Integration Manager
9 7 (7.87%) Integration Project Manager
9 7 (7.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.87%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.98%) Middleware
2 7 (7.87%) Web Services
3 3 (3.37%) REST
3 3 (3.37%) SAML
4 2 (2.25%) 802.1X
4 2 (2.25%) SOAP
5 1 (1.12%) .NET
5 1 (1.12%) Ajax
5 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.12%) COM
5 1 (1.12%) CSS
5 1 (1.12%) HTML
5 1 (1.12%) JSON
5 1 (1.12%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.96%) Clustering
2 20 (22.47%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.37%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (3.37%) PKI
3 3 (3.37%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) RIA
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.33%) Windows
2 20 (22.47%) Linux
3 16 (17.98%) Windows Server
4 15 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (16.85%) Solaris
5 12 (13.48%) Unix
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.37%) CentOS
7 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.25%) Fedora
8 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (28.09%) Load Balancing
2 22 (24.72%) ITIL
3 20 (22.47%) Change Control
4 18 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (16.85%) Open Source
6 13 (14.61%) Configuration Management
6 13 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (14.61%) Secure Coding
7 12 (13.48%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.36%) Virtual Environments
9 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (11.24%) Incident Management
10 8 (8.99%) Network Optimisation
11 7 (7.87%) DevOps
11 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.74%) Network Architecture
12 6 (6.74%) Project Management
13 5 (5.62%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.08%) SQL
2 25 (28.09%) Shell Script
3 22 (24.72%) PL/SQL
4 9 (10.11%) Python
5 6 (6.74%) Java
6 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.49%) Perl
8 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.37%) Ruby
9 2 (2.25%) C#
9 2 (2.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.12%) AWK
10 1 (1.12%) C
10 1 (1.12%) C++
10 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
1 4 (4.49%) MCSE
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.37%) ISEB
3 2 (2.25%) CCNA
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.25%) MCITP
3 2 (2.25%) RHCE
4 1 (1.12%) CCNP
4 1 (1.12%) CCSA
4 1 (1.12%) HND
4 1 (1.12%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.12%) MCP
4 1 (1.12%) OCP
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 32 (35.96%) Active Directory
2 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.48%) iptables
4 10 (11.24%) Postfix
4 10 (11.24%) Sendmail
4 10 (11.24%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (11.24%) vSphere
5 7 (7.87%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.62%) XenApp
7 3 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.12%) Firmware
9 1 (1.12%) KVM
9 1 (1.12%) NFS
9 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (16.85%) Data Guard
1 15 (16.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (15.73%) Puppet
3 12 (13.48%) OSSEC
4 11 (12.36%) Nagios
5 10 (11.24%) Cobbler
6 3 (3.37%) OpenView
6 3 (3.37%) SCCM
6 3 (3.37%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.25%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.12%) Salt
8 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) Oracle
2 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
3 22 (24.72%) VMware
4 18 (20.22%) Citrix
5 15 (16.85%) Red Hat
6 13 (14.61%) EMC
7 12 (13.48%) LogRhythm
7 12 (13.48%) TippingPoint
8 11 (12.36%) HP
9 10 (11.24%) ServiceNow
9 10 (11.24%) SolarWinds
9 10 (11.24%) Splunk
10 7 (7.87%) Akamai
11 5 (5.62%) IBM
11 5 (5.62%) NetApp
12 3 (3.37%) BMC
12 3 (3.37%) SAP
12 3 (3.37%) Sun
13 2 (2.25%) Cisco
14 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
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