The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 151 177 215
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +38
Contract jobs citing High Availability 793 681 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.73% 1.35% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.66% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 422 360
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £303 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £26.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.27% -10.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.27% -10.83%
High Availability
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37968 41123 39833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.48% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27052 26380
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1222 1137
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in England

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in England

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in England

High Availability
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

High Availability Hourly Rate Histogram in England

High Availability
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 High Availability within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
London +42 397 £525 +13.20% 66
South East +20 115 £448 +16.61% 29
North West +32 84 £440 +10.00% 11
North East +20 50 £345 +6.97%
East of England +17 48 £425 +6.25% 23
South West -1 34 £425 +6.25% 6
Yorkshire +25 33 £413 +12.24% 18
West Midlands -32 15 £400 +8.10% 7
East Midlands -36 15 £336 -10.33% 7
Midlands +6 1 - -
High Availability
UK

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 England region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 531 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 512 (32.45%) Linux
3 395 (25.03%) Amazon AWS
4 373 (23.64%) Java
5 347 (21.99%) DevOps
6 314 (19.90%) Oracle
7 306 (19.39%) TDD
8 300 (19.01%) Python
9 289 (18.31%) SQL Server
10 287 (18.19%) SQL
11 266 (16.86%) Windows
12 247 (15.65%) Unix
13 234 (14.83%) ITIL
14 233 (14.77%) Finance
15 227 (14.39%) Open Source
16 222 (14.07%) Microsoft Azure
17 216 (13.69%) Clustering
17 216 (13.69%) JavaScript
18 213 (13.50%) Scrum
19 207 (13.12%) Continuous Integration
20 202 (12.80%) Web Services
21 201 (12.74%) Disaster Recovery
22 185 (11.72%) BDD
23 180 (11.41%) Puppet
24 176 (11.15%) VMware
25 175 (11.09%) Jenkins
26 172 (10.90%) Firewall
26 172 (10.90%) Microsoft
27 171 (10.84%) Red Hat
27 171 (10.84%) E-Commerce

High Availability
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
1 121 (7.67%) Apache
2 90 (5.70%) WebLogic
3 81 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
4 75 (4.75%) Tomcat
5 70 (4.44%) IIS
6 68 (4.31%) Confluence
7 66 (4.18%) Oracle Application Server
8 51 (3.23%) JBoss
9 43 (2.72%) WebSphere
10 40 (2.53%) SharePoint
11 30 (1.90%) Apache Spark
12 28 (1.77%) iPlanet
13 26 (1.65%) MS Exchange
13 26 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
14 25 (1.58%) CMS
15 23 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
16 19 (1.20%) nginx
17 18 (1.14%) Apache Pig
18 17 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 15 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 79 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.20%) MS Office
3 7 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (2.66%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.063%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.063%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.063%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.063%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 395 (25.03%) Amazon AWS
2 222 (14.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 111 (7.03%) PaaS
4 96 (6.08%) Amazon EC2
5 95 (6.02%) IaaS
6 87 (5.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 64 (4.06%) SaaS
8 46 (2.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 33 (2.09%) GitHub
10 28 (1.77%) Amazon S3
11 26 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (1.20%) Office 365
13 12 (0.76%) Heroku
14 10 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 9 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
15 9 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
15 9 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
15 9 (0.57%) CloudFront
16 8 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 8 (0.51%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 172 (10.90%) Firewall
2 142 (9.00%) SAN
3 134 (8.49%) HTTP
4 103 (6.53%) DNS
4 103 (6.53%) TCP/IP
5 75 (4.75%) WAN
6 68 (4.31%) LAN
7 62 (3.93%) Internet
8 60 (3.80%) SSL
9 47 (2.98%) VPN
10 41 (2.60%) LDAP
11 40 (2.53%) Network Security
12 34 (2.15%) DHCP
13 32 (2.03%) MQTT
14 30 (1.90%) RTSP
15 28 (1.77%) VoIP
16 25 (1.58%) NAS
17 22 (1.39%) LTE
18 21 (1.33%) GSM
18 21 (1.33%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 130 (8.24%) NoSQL
3 119 (7.54%) Hadoop
4 114 (7.22%) Oracle Database
5 102 (6.46%) MySQL
6 92 (5.83%) MongoDB
7 90 (5.70%) Big Data
8 86 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
9 72 (4.56%) Relational Database
10 62 (3.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 62 (3.93%) Oracle Database 12c
11 52 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 50 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
13 43 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
13 43 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
14 39 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 36 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
16 33 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
17 30 (1.90%) RDBMS
18 29 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 175 (11.09%) Jenkins
2 132 (8.37%) Git (software)
3 96 (6.08%) JIRA
4 72 (4.56%) Subversion
5 53 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 48 (3.04%) Cucumber
6 48 (3.04%) TeamCity
7 41 (2.60%) JUnit
8 36 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 34 (2.15%) Hudson
10 30 (1.90%) Maven
11 28 (1.77%) Zephyr
12 23 (1.46%) Gradle
12 23 (1.46%) Mercurial
13 20 (1.27%) Selenium
14 19 (1.20%) Ant
14 19 (1.20%) Eclipse
15 17 (1.08%) GCC
15 17 (1.08%) GDB
15 17 (1.08%) Trac
General
1 233 (14.77%) Finance
2 76 (4.82%) Banking
3 56 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 40 (2.53%) Retail
5 34 (2.15%) Marketing
6 31 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 23 (1.46%) Front Office
8 16 (1.01%) Legal
8 16 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 15 (0.95%) Games
10 14 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.70%) Law
12 9 (0.57%) Electronics
13 5 (0.32%) Publishing
14 4 (0.25%) Advertising
14 4 (0.25%) Automotive
14 4 (0.25%) Back Office
15 3 (0.19%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 370 (23.45%) Developer
2 172 (10.90%) Administrator
3 146 (9.25%) Architect
3 146 (9.25%) DBA
4 129 (8.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 110 (6.97%) Java Developer
6 97 (6.15%) AWS Engineer
7 81 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 77 (4.88%) AWS DevOps
9 74 (4.69%) Consultant
10 73 (4.63%) SQL DBA
11 72 (4.56%) Linux Engineer
12 69 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 60 (3.80%) Software Engineer
14 59 (3.74%) Oracle DBA
15 58 (3.68%) Analyst
16 48 (3.04%) Support Engineer
16 48 (3.04%) Web Engineer
17 47 (2.98%) C# Developer
18 46 (2.92%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (12.80%) Web Services
2 169 (10.71%) .NET
3 143 (9.06%) RESTful
4 124 (7.86%) REST
5 120 (7.60%) Middleware
6 119 (7.54%) HTML
7 103 (6.53%) CSS
8 100 (6.34%) AngularJS
9 99 (6.27%) XML
10 95 (6.02%) J2EE
11 88 (5.58%) JSON
12 87 (5.51%) Node.js
13 86 (5.45%) ASP.NET
14 59 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 55 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
16 53 (3.36%) Kafka
17 44 (2.79%) HTML5
18 43 (2.72%) Spring
19 42 (2.66%) Java EE
20 38 (2.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 216 (13.69%) Clustering
2 116 (7.35%) Public Cloud
3 106 (6.72%) Data Centre
4 62 (3.93%) Replication
5 45 (2.85%) User Experience
6 44 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 35 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 35 (2.22%) Video on Demand
9 28 (1.77%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.65%) Data Integration
10 26 (1.65%) iPad
10 26 (1.65%) N-Tier
11 22 (1.39%) Algorithms
11 22 (1.39%) Blog
12 19 (1.20%) RIA
13 18 (1.14%) Hedge funds
13 18 (1.14%) Visualisation
14 17 (1.08%) NHS
15 16 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 512 (32.45%) Linux
2 266 (16.86%) Windows
3 247 (15.65%) Unix
4 114 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 100 (6.34%) Windows Server
6 91 (5.77%) AIX
7 85 (5.39%) Solaris
8 39 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (1.46%) Apple iOS
11 23 (1.46%) CentOS
12 21 (1.33%) HPUX
13 20 (1.27%) SUSE
14 16 (1.01%) Windows 7
15 15 (0.95%) Android
16 14 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
17 12 (0.76%) Ubuntu
18 9 (0.57%) Fedora
19 6 (0.38%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 531 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (21.99%) DevOps
3 306 (19.39%) TDD
4 234 (14.83%) ITIL
5 227 (14.39%) Open Source
6 213 (13.50%) Scrum
7 207 (13.12%) Continuous Integration
8 201 (12.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 185 (11.72%) BDD
10 171 (10.84%) E-Commerce
11 168 (10.65%) Load Balancing
12 164 (10.39%) Microservices
13 162 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
14 151 (9.57%) Migration
15 129 (8.17%) Software Engineering
16 127 (8.05%) Configuration Management
17 107 (6.78%) Pair Programming
18 104 (6.59%) Continuous Delivery
18 104 (6.59%) Low Latency
19 94 (5.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 373 (23.64%) Java
2 300 (19.01%) Python
3 287 (18.19%) SQL
4 216 (13.69%) JavaScript
5 128 (8.11%) Perl
6 126 (7.98%) C#
7 100 (6.34%) Ruby
8 91 (5.77%) Scala
9 87 (5.51%) C
10 70 (4.44%) Bash Shell
11 67 (4.25%) PowerShell
12 66 (4.18%) C++
13 56 (3.55%) T-SQL
14 47 (2.98%) Shell Script
15 38 (2.41%) PHP
16 32 (2.03%) PL/SQL
17 23 (1.46%) Go
18 21 (1.33%) Groovy
19 18 (1.14%) Jython
20 17 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 144 (9.13%) Security Cleared
2 85 (5.39%) SC Cleared
3 62 (3.93%) Degree
4 37 (2.34%) DV Cleared
5 34 (2.15%) RHCE
6 33 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 19 (1.20%) CCNA
9 16 (1.01%) CCNP
10 10 (0.63%) CCIE
10 10 (0.63%) MCITP
11 7 (0.44%) MCTS
12 6 (0.38%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.38%) MCSE
13 5 (0.32%) AAT
13 5 (0.32%) MCSA
13 5 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.75%) QA
2 70 (4.44%) SLA
3 34 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
5 10 (0.63%) MiFID
6 7 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.32%) SDET
8 4 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.25%) TickIT
9 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.063%) WCAG
System Software
1 147 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 129 (8.17%) Docker
3 124 (7.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
5 40 (2.53%) KVM
6 32 (2.03%) Hyper-V
7 31 (1.96%) vSphere
8 29 (1.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 21 (1.33%) HDFS
10 20 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 18 (1.14%) GFS2
11 18 (1.14%) GlusterFS
11 18 (1.14%) OCFS2
12 16 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
13 15 (0.95%) VMware ESX
14 14 (0.89%) GPFS
14 14 (0.89%) NFS
14 14 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
15 13 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 180 (11.41%) Puppet
2 154 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
3 119 (7.54%) Ansible
4 40 (2.53%) logstash
5 38 (2.41%) Kibana
6 35 (2.22%) Salt
7 33 (2.09%) Microsoft Clustering
8 28 (1.77%) Failover Clustering
8 28 (1.77%) NetBackup
9 27 (1.71%) Data Guard
9 27 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
10 26 (1.65%) SELinux
11 25 (1.58%) Kubernetes
12 22 (1.39%) SCCM
13 21 (1.33%) Nagios
13 21 (1.33%) OpenView
14 18 (1.14%) CFEngine
14 18 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
15 16 (1.01%) Mesos
15 16 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 314 (19.90%) Oracle
2 176 (11.15%) VMware
3 172 (10.90%) Microsoft
4 171 (10.84%) Red Hat
5 136 (8.62%) Cisco
6 107 (6.78%) HP
7 82 (5.20%) IBM
8 73 (4.63%) F5
9 59 (3.74%) Citrix
10 58 (3.68%) Sun
11 55 (3.49%) Veritas
12 51 (3.23%) EMC
13 37 (2.34%) Atlassian
14 29 (1.84%) SaltStack
15 28 (1.77%) NetApp
16 26 (1.65%) CheckPoint
17 25 (1.58%) Splunk
18 22 (1.39%) Brocade
19 21 (1.33%) 3PAR
20 18 (1.14%) Hortonworks
South England
The Curve Group
Rate: £450 - £500+ per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Catapult
Rate: Daily rate - 6 month contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Week
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
IQUO
Salary: Negotiable, Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Music Sales Group
Salary: £30-45k pa or c£300/Day DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550.00 - £551.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550.00 - £551.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Rate: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum (Pro Rata)
Posted: 22 days ago