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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 85 96 103
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing High Availability 40 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.61% 1.43% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.85% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 18
Median daily rate £425 £338 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £386 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £26.50
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1964 2109 2199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.88% 77.54% 75.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 1206 1233
Median daily rate £425 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 150 150
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.25 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +18.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.59% +1.66%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +9 11 £350 -5.08% 1
Suffolk +3 11 £575 +130.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 8 £340 -2.85% 1
Hertfordshire -1 7 £488 +37.32% 5
Bedfordshire +3 3 £600 +41.17% 1
High Availability
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.95%) SQL
2 29 (32.95%) Windows
3 26 (29.55%) Active Directory
4 24 (27.27%) Oracle
5 23 (26.14%) Linux
6 22 (25.00%) ITIL
6 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 21 (23.86%) Clustering
7 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
7 21 (23.86%) SAN
7 21 (23.86%) VMware
8 18 (20.45%) DNS
9 17 (19.32%) PL/SQL
9 17 (19.32%) Shell Script
9 17 (19.32%) Red Hat
9 17 (19.32%) Data Centre
10 16 (18.18%) HP
11 15 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (15.91%) Change Control
12 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
12 14 (15.91%) Unix
12 14 (15.91%) Solaris
12 14 (15.91%) Firewall
13 13 (14.77%) LAN
13 13 (14.77%) WAN
13 13 (14.77%) Citrix
14 12 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (13.64%) Finance

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 10 (11.36%) IIS
2 5 (5.68%) CICS
3 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.27%) Apache
5 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.14%) JBoss
6 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) assyst
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.82%) SaaS
3 5 (5.68%) IaaS
4 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.14%) Office 365
6 1 (1.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.86%) SAN
2 18 (20.45%) DNS
3 14 (15.91%) Firewall
4 13 (14.77%) LAN
4 13 (14.77%) WAN
5 9 (10.23%) SSL
6 7 (7.95%) NAS
6 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.68%) Internet
8 4 (4.55%) 802.15
8 4 (4.55%) Bluetooth
8 4 (4.55%) DHCP
8 4 (4.55%) HTTP
8 4 (4.55%) Network Security
8 4 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (4.55%) X.509
8 4 (4.55%) ZigBee
9 2 (2.27%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.14%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.68%) DB2
3 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.14%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.14%) VisualVM
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Retail
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.41%) Automotive
5 3 (3.41%) Back Office
5 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Billing
6 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Architect
2 13 (14.77%) DBA
3 11 (12.50%) Administrator
3 11 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (7.95%) SQL DBA
6 6 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.68%) AWS Architect
7 5 (5.68%) Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Integration Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Integration Project Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Unix Support
8 4 (4.55%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) Middleware
2 10 (11.36%) REST
3 6 (6.82%) .NET
3 6 (6.82%) SOAP
4 5 (5.68%) ISPF
5 4 (4.55%) 802.1X
5 4 (4.55%) Ajax
5 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.55%) CSS
5 4 (4.55%) HTML
5 4 (4.55%) JSON
6 3 (3.41%) MSMQ
6 3 (3.41%) WCF
7 1 (1.14%) COM
7 1 (1.14%) COM+
7 1 (1.14%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Clustering
2 17 (19.32%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.68%) AS400
3 5 (5.68%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (5.68%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.55%) Internet of Things
4 4 (4.55%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.41%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) DataPower
7 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Windows
2 23 (26.14%) Linux
3 14 (15.91%) Solaris
3 14 (15.91%) Unix
4 9 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.68%) MVS
6 5 (5.68%) zOS
7 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.27%) AIX
10 1 (1.14%) CentOS
10 1 (1.14%) HPUX
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.00%) ITIL
2 22 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 14 (15.91%) Change Control
3 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
4 12 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (11.36%) ITIL V3
7 9 (10.23%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.23%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 8 (9.09%) Open Source
8 8 (9.09%) SOA
9 7 (7.95%) Secure Coding
10 6 (6.82%) DevOps
10 6 (6.82%) Project Management
10 6 (6.82%) TDD
11 5 (5.68%) Change Management
11 5 (5.68%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) SQL
2 17 (19.32%) PL/SQL
2 17 (19.32%) Shell Script
3 7 (7.95%) C#
4 5 (5.68%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.68%) COBOL
4 5 (5.68%) JCL
4 5 (5.68%) Perl
4 5 (5.68%) Python
5 4 (4.55%) C
5 4 (4.55%) C++
5 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.14%) AWK
7 1 (1.14%) Java
7 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.14%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) ISEB
1 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.41%) CCNA
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.27%) Degree
4 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.27%) MCSE
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.27%) RHCE
4 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) CCNP
5 1 (1.14%) HND
5 1 (1.14%) MBA
5 1 (1.14%) MCITP
5 1 (1.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.23%) vSphere
4 8 (9.09%) iptables
5 7 (7.95%) Postfix
5 7 (7.95%) Sendmail
6 5 (5.68%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 3 (3.41%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.41%) XenApp
8 2 (2.27%) Firmware
9 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.14%) KVM
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Data Guard
1 10 (11.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (10.23%) Puppet
3 8 (9.09%) Nagios
3 8 (9.09%) OSSEC
4 7 (7.95%) Cobbler
5 5 (5.68%) Tivoli NetView
6 2 (2.27%) SCCM
6 2 (2.27%) SCOM
7 1 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.14%) Opsview
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.14%) Salt
7 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Oracle
2 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.86%) VMware
4 17 (19.32%) Red Hat
5 16 (18.18%) HP
6 13 (14.77%) Citrix
7 10 (11.36%) EMC
8 9 (10.23%) IBM
9 8 (9.09%) LogRhythm
9 8 (9.09%) Splunk
9 8 (9.09%) TippingPoint
10 7 (7.95%) ServiceNow
10 7 (7.95%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.68%) Sitecore
12 4 (4.55%) SAP
13 3 (3.41%) F5
13 3 (3.41%) hybris
14 2 (2.27%) 3PAR
14 2 (2.27%) Cisco
14 2 (2.27%) NetApp
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