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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 118 122 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing High Availability 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.086% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£175 £165 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -65.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £155.00 -
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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
1895 1630 1658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.69% 70.38% 67.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 897 922
Average daily rate £413 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 149 128
Average hourly rate £24.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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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
Hertfordshire +2 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £175 - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Suffolk - - - -
High Availability
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Replication
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (30.00%) SRDF
5 3 (30.00%) PowerHA
5 3 (30.00%) AIX
5 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (30.00%) Clustering
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) BCP
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) Migration

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Laravel
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) BCP
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP5
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (30.00%) SRDF
2 3 (30.00%) PowerHA
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (10.00%) Netezza
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 22 hours ago