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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 617 597 595
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs citing HACMP 7 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.049% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.042% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 15
Median daily rate £375 £415 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £393 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £460 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate - £408 £375
% change year-on-year
- +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
16499 17594 17324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.32% 33.42% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10728 11164 10644
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 592 739 756
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.02 £18.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +4.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.14 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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
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 30 September 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 East - 4 - -
London +15 2 £375 -25.00%
North West +8 1 - -
HACMP
UK

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 24 (88.89%) AIX
2 22 (81.48%) Unix
3 20 (74.07%) Solaris
4 19 (70.37%) IBM
5 14 (51.85%) GPFS
6 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
7 10 (37.04%) Middleware
7 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
7 10 (37.04%) Clustering
7 10 (37.04%) IBM AIX Certification
7 10 (37.04%) High Availability
8 9 (33.33%) SAN
8 9 (33.33%) ITIL
8 9 (33.33%) Windows
8 9 (33.33%) Service Management
8 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (33.33%) Firewall
9 8 (29.63%) Linux
9 8 (29.63%) Open Source
10 7 (25.93%) WAN
11 6 (22.22%) LAN
11 6 (22.22%) VPN
11 6 (22.22%) Finance
11 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
11 6 (22.22%) NetBackup
12 5 (18.52%) Migration
12 5 (18.52%) Veritas
12 5 (18.52%) Perl
12 5 (18.52%) Oracle
13 4 (14.81%) Sun

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 (7.41%) Oracle 10gAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 7 (25.93%) WAN
3 6 (22.22%) LAN
3 6 (22.22%) VPN
4 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) FTP
6 2 (7.41%) DHCP
6 2 (7.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) ChangeMan
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Administrator
1 9 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) AIX Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) AIX Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Support
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) ISPF
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) AS400
3 3 (11.11%) iSeries
3 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) DLPAR
4 2 (7.41%) IBM XIV
4 2 (7.41%) LPAR
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Health Informatics
5 1 (3.70%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) AIX
2 22 (81.48%) Unix
3 20 (74.07%) Solaris
4 9 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (29.63%) Linux
6 3 (11.11%) HPUX
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (3.70%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
1 10 (37.04%) High Availability
2 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Service Management
3 8 (29.63%) Open Source
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
5 4 (14.81%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Database Security
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 5 (18.52%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) JCL
3 3 (11.11%) REXX
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) IBM AIX Certification
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) GPFS
2 4 (14.81%) NFS
3 3 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (7.41%) PowerHA
5 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.70%) Control-M
4 1 (3.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) IBM
2 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Veritas
4 4 (14.81%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) Sun
5 3 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) VMware