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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 87 101 108
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Contract jobs citing High Availability 43 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.71% 1.20% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.56% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 17
Median daily rate £431 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.21% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £250 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
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
1956 2112 2374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.80% 76.77% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1188 1342
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 152 144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 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
Essex +21 14 £330 -20.00% 2
Bedfordshire +11 9 £525 +23.52% 3
Hertfordshire +2 8 £519 +38.33% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 7 £333 -5.00% 1
Suffolk +3 5 £500 +100.00% 4
High Availability
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 of England region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.91%) SQL
3 26 (27.66%) Linux
3 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
4 25 (26.60%) ITIL
4 25 (26.60%) Oracle
5 20 (21.28%) Windows
6 19 (20.21%) Red Hat
6 19 (20.21%) Shell Script
6 19 (20.21%) PL/SQL
6 19 (20.21%) VMware
7 17 (18.09%) ITIL V3
7 17 (18.09%) Unix
7 17 (18.09%) Solaris
7 17 (18.09%) HP
7 17 (18.09%) DNS
8 16 (17.02%) Clustering
8 16 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
10 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
10 14 (14.89%) Oracle RMAN
10 14 (14.89%) Load Balancing
10 14 (14.89%) Data Guard
10 14 (14.89%) Change Control
11 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
12 12 (12.77%) IBM
12 12 (12.77%) SAN
12 12 (12.77%) REST
13 11 (11.70%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (11.70%) Firewall

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 7 (7.45%) CICS
2 4 (4.26%) IIS
2 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.19%) Apache
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.13%) JBoss
4 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) assyst
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.38%) IaaS
2 6 (6.38%) SaaS
3 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.06%) Office 365
5 1 (1.06%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.09%) DNS
2 12 (12.77%) SAN
3 11 (11.70%) Firewall
4 10 (10.64%) SSL
4 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.51%) LAN
5 8 (8.51%) WAN
6 7 (7.45%) Internet
7 6 (6.38%) 802.15
7 6 (6.38%) Bluetooth
7 6 (6.38%) HTTP
7 6 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (6.38%) X.509
7 6 (6.38%) ZigBee
8 4 (4.26%) DHCP
9 2 (2.13%) NAS
9 2 (2.13%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.13%) Network Security
10 1 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.06%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.45%) DB2
4 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) JIRA
2 2 (2.13%) VisualVM
General
1 11 (11.70%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Retail
3 6 (6.38%) Banking
4 5 (5.32%) Automotive
5 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.13%) Back Office
8 1 (1.06%) Billing
8 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Architect
2 16 (17.02%) DBA
3 13 (13.83%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (11.70%) Administrator
5 9 (9.57%) E-Commerce Architect
6 8 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (8.51%) Project Manager
6 8 (8.51%) SQL DBA
7 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.32%) AWS Architect
8 5 (5.32%) Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Unix Support
9 4 (4.26%) Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) REST
2 7 (7.45%) ISPF
2 7 (7.45%) Middleware
3 6 (6.38%) .NET
3 6 (6.38%) 802.1X
3 6 (6.38%) Ajax
3 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.38%) CSS
3 6 (6.38%) HTML
3 6 (6.38%) JSON
3 6 (6.38%) SOAP
4 3 (3.19%) MSMQ
4 3 (3.19%) WCF
5 2 (2.13%) COM+
6 1 (1.06%) COM
6 1 (1.06%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Clustering
2 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.45%) AS400
3 7 (7.45%) IBM Mainframe
3 7 (7.45%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.32%) Internet of Things
4 5 (5.32%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.19%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.13%) DataPower
6 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) Linux
2 20 (21.28%) Windows
3 17 (18.09%) Solaris
3 17 (18.09%) Unix
4 7 (7.45%) MVS
4 7 (7.45%) zOS
5 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.06%) AIX
8 1 (1.06%) HPUX
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.60%) ITIL
3 17 (18.09%) ITIL V3
4 16 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
6 14 (14.89%) Change Control
6 14 (14.89%) Load Balancing
7 11 (11.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.51%) SOA
9 7 (7.45%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.45%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (7.45%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (7.45%) Problem Management
9 7 (7.45%) Workflow
10 6 (6.38%) Open Source
10 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.38%) TDD
11 5 (5.32%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.91%) SQL
2 19 (20.21%) PL/SQL
2 19 (20.21%) Shell Script
3 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
3 7 (7.45%) C#
3 7 (7.45%) COBOL
3 7 (7.45%) JCL
3 7 (7.45%) Perl
3 7 (7.45%) Python
4 6 (6.38%) C
4 6 (6.38%) C++
4 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.06%) AWK
5 1 (1.06%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
5 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.32%) ISEB
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.13%) CCNA
4 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.06%) CCNP
5 1 (1.06%) Degree
5 1 (1.06%) MBA
5 1 (1.06%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) ISO 8583
1 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.45%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 7 (7.45%) vSphere
4 6 (6.38%) iptables
5 5 (5.32%) Postfix
5 5 (5.32%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.19%) XenApp
7 2 (2.13%) Firmware
7 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (14.89%) Data Guard
1 14 (14.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (7.45%) Nagios
2 7 (7.45%) Puppet
2 7 (7.45%) Tivoli NetView
3 6 (6.38%) OSSEC
4 5 (5.32%) Cobbler
5 2 (2.13%) Opsview
5 2 (2.13%) SCCM
5 2 (2.13%) SCOM
5 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (1.06%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.06%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Oracle
2 19 (20.21%) Red Hat
2 19 (20.21%) VMware
3 17 (18.09%) HP
4 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 12 (12.77%) IBM
6 7 (7.45%) Citrix
6 7 (7.45%) EMC
6 7 (7.45%) Splunk
7 6 (6.38%) LogRhythm
7 6 (6.38%) TippingPoint
8 5 (5.32%) ServiceNow
8 5 (5.32%) Sitecore
8 5 (5.32%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.26%) F5
9 4 (4.26%) SAP
10 3 (3.19%) hybris
11 2 (2.13%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.13%) Brocade
11 2 (2.13%) Cisco
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