The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 31 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing High Availability 7 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.90% 2.66% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 3.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £350 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -4.34%
High Availability
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 276 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 73.03% 81.66% 75.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 160 110
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £184 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 17
Average hourly rate £32.80 £21.99 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.19% +62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £41.05 £15.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton +11 2 £325 -23.52%
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 9 (60.00%) HP
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
5 7 (46.67%) Blackberry
5 7 (46.67%) Wireless
5 7 (46.67%) AS400
5 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 7 (46.67%) WAN
5 7 (46.67%) MS Office
5 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (46.67%) Coaching
5 7 (46.67%) Mimecast
5 7 (46.67%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 4 (26.67%) EMC
8 4 (26.67%) IIS
8 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (26.67%) Finance

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) Wireless
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) NAS
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) OLAP
3 1 (6.67%) OLTP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Service Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Informatica Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) COM+
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) AS400
1 7 (46.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Coaching
1 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Document Management
4 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (20.00%) NetCrunch
3 2 (13.33%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (13.33%) vMotion
4 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) HP
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) Avaya
5 3 (20.00%) LANDesk
5 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (20.00%) Splunk
6 2 (13.33%) Acronis
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) Becrypt
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) Informatica
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) Symantec