The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 625 609 577
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -32
Contract jobs citing HACMP 11 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.023% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.066% 0.071% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Median daily rate £460 £513 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.24% +82.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £427 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £543 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £503 £469 £278
% change year-on-year
+7.20% +68.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
HACMP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16766 16981 16271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.59% 32.84% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10939 10895 9966
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 679 657
Median hourly rate £20.78 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £46.21 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing HACMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

HACMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

HACMP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HACMP Daily Rate Trend in England

HACMP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HACMP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

HACMP Daily Rate Histogram in England

HACMP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HACMP across the England region.

HACMP Hourly Rate Trend in England

HACMP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HACMP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
North West +8 6 £510 +25.61%
South East +4 2 - -
London - 2 £375 -
North East - 1 £235 -
HACMP
UK

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HACMP 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 England region with a requirement for HACMP.

1 39 (84.78%) Unix
1 39 (84.78%) AIX
2 31 (67.39%) Solaris
3 23 (50.00%) IBM
4 21 (45.65%) Linux
5 19 (41.30%) Clustering
5 19 (41.30%) GPFS
6 18 (39.13%) Configuration Management
7 17 (36.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (34.78%) Veritas
8 16 (34.78%) Perl
9 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
9 15 (32.61%) Finance
10 14 (30.43%) Service Management
10 14 (30.43%) ITIL
11 13 (28.26%) IBM AIX Certification
11 13 (28.26%) Middleware
11 13 (28.26%) High Availability
12 12 (26.09%) Firewall
12 12 (26.09%) WAN
13 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
13 11 (23.91%) VPN
13 11 (23.91%) LAN
13 11 (23.91%) Windows
13 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
13 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (23.91%) Open Source
14 10 (21.74%) Puppet
14 10 (21.74%) Python
14 10 (21.74%) DNS

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (4.35%) Oracle 10gAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) Firewall
1 12 (26.09%) WAN
2 11 (23.91%) LAN
2 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
2 11 (23.91%) VPN
3 10 (21.74%) DNS
4 9 (19.57%) SAN
5 8 (17.39%) LDAP
6 3 (6.52%) FTP
7 2 (4.35%) DHCP
8 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) ChangeMan
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Administrator
1 14 (30.43%) Unix Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Unix Administrator
3 8 (17.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (15.22%) AIX Administrator
4 7 (15.22%) Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) AIX Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) AIX Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 3 (6.52%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) Middleware
2 3 (6.52%) ISPF
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Clustering
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) DLPAR
4 3 (6.52%) AS400
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) iSeries
4 3 (6.52%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) IBM XIV
5 2 (4.35%) LPAR
6 1 (2.17%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.17%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 39 (84.78%) AIX
1 39 (84.78%) Unix
2 31 (67.39%) Solaris
3 21 (45.65%) Linux
4 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (23.91%) Windows
5 5 (10.87%) HPUX
6 3 (6.52%) NetWare
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Configuration Management
2 17 (36.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (30.43%) ITIL
3 14 (30.43%) Service Management
4 13 (28.26%) High Availability
5 11 (23.91%) Open Source
6 9 (19.57%) ITIL V3
6 9 (19.57%) Lean Six Sigma
6 9 (19.57%) Six Sigma
6 9 (19.57%) Workflow
7 8 (17.39%) DevOps
8 7 (15.22%) Migration
9 3 (6.52%) ERP
9 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Change Management
10 2 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
10 2 (4.35%) Database Security
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Perl
2 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
3 10 (21.74%) Python
4 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.52%) C
4 3 (6.52%) C++
4 3 (6.52%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) JCL
4 3 (6.52%) Korn
4 3 (6.52%) REXX
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) IBM AIX Certification
2 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 19 (41.30%) GPFS
2 10 (21.74%) NFS
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle Clusterware
3 6 (13.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (6.52%) Time Sharing Option
5 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (4.35%) PowerHA
7 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Puppet
2 6 (13.04%) NetBackup
2 6 (13.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.17%) Ansible
6 1 (2.17%) Control-M
6 1 (2.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) IBM
2 16 (34.78%) Veritas
3 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.87%) HP
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle
5 4 (8.70%) EMC
5 4 (8.70%) Sun
5 4 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Compaq
6 1 (2.17%) Dell
6 1 (2.17%) Hitachi