The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 81 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing High Availability 12 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.01% 0.74% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.90% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £463 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -15.71%
High Availability
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
979 1334 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.34% 82.09% 80.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 710 535
Median daily rate £380 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 7 (38.89%) LAN
3 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) JBoss
5 5 (27.78%) ATM
5 5 (27.78%) ISDN
5 5 (27.78%) PPP
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) CCIE
5 5 (27.78%) CCNP
5 5 (27.78%) CCNA
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 5 (27.78%) MPLS
5 5 (27.78%) OSPF
5 5 (27.78%) BGP
5 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
5 5 (27.78%) X.25
5 5 (27.78%) Network Design
5 5 (27.78%) VLAN
5 5 (27.78%) Fortinet
5 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (27.78%) DMVPN
5 5 (27.78%) HSRP
5 5 (27.78%) Data Centre

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
1 7 (38.89%) LAN
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
2 5 (27.78%) ATM
2 5 (27.78%) BGP
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (27.78%) DMVPN
2 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
2 5 (27.78%) HSRP
2 5 (27.78%) ISDN
2 5 (27.78%) MPLS
2 5 (27.78%) OSPF
2 5 (27.78%) PPP
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) VLAN
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless
2 5 (27.78%) X.25
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) JMeter
1 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Data Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Network Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Test Leader
2 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
2 2 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
3 1 (5.56%) DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) VMS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
1 5 (27.78%) Network Design
1 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Security Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Python
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCIE
1 5 (27.78%) CCNA
1 5 (27.78%) CCNP
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) vCloud
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Hyperic
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
2 5 (27.78%) Fortinet
3 2 (11.11%) Brocade
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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