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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
UK / England
Rank 158 171 201
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +30
Contract jobs citing High Availability 669 639 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.61% 1.40% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.71% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 413 321
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 9
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £25.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +57.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
34178 37465 35875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.43% 82.04% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22789 24561 23587
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 854 1091 969
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +28 327 £525 +10.52% 65
South East +18 108 £400 +8.10% 23
North West +27 65 £440 +3.52% 10
East of England +14 52 £400 -23.80% 14
South West +12 38 £450 +12.50% 5
Yorkshire +9 35 £381 +3.74% 15
North East -6 18 £400 -13.27%
West Midlands -21 12 £425 +26.86% 9
East Midlands -35 12 £200 -46.66% 6
High Availability
UK

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 510 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (33.90%) Linux
3 370 (25.19%) Java
4 365 (24.85%) Amazon AWS
5 316 (21.51%) DevOps
6 292 (19.88%) TDD
7 278 (18.92%) SQL
8 268 (18.24%) Oracle
9 266 (18.11%) Python
10 249 (16.95%) Windows
11 243 (16.54%) Unix
12 241 (16.41%) SQL Server
13 230 (15.66%) Finance
14 224 (15.25%) Open Source
15 212 (14.43%) Scrum
16 209 (14.23%) JavaScript
16 209 (14.23%) Web Services
17 205 (13.96%) ITIL
18 199 (13.55%) Microsoft Azure
19 197 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
20 195 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
21 179 (12.19%) Microsoft
22 173 (11.78%) Jenkins
23 167 (11.37%) BDD
24 165 (11.23%) VMware
24 165 (11.23%) Clustering
25 159 (10.82%) Migration
25 159 (10.82%) Puppet
26 157 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
27 154 (10.48%) Red Hat

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
1 102 (6.94%) Apache
2 84 (5.72%) WebLogic
3 80 (5.45%) Tomcat
4 74 (5.04%) Confluence
5 71 (4.83%) Oracle Application Server
6 64 (4.36%) IIS
7 61 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
8 46 (3.13%) JBoss
9 41 (2.79%) WebSphere
10 40 (2.72%) MS Exchange
11 34 (2.31%) SharePoint
12 28 (1.91%) iPlanet
13 22 (1.50%) Apache Spark
13 22 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
14 20 (1.36%) CMS
15 18 (1.23%) Apache Pig
16 15 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (1.02%) SAS
17 13 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 73 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.02%) MS Office
3 12 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.068%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 47 (3.20%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (2.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.14%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.068%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.068%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 365 (24.85%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (13.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (6.81%) PaaS
4 94 (6.40%) IaaS
5 83 (5.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 78 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
7 61 (4.15%) SaaS
8 46 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 26 (1.77%) Amazon S3
10 24 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (1.63%) Office 365
11 21 (1.43%) GitHub
12 13 (0.88%) Datadog
13 12 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 12 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
14 10 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (0.54%) Route 53
15 8 (0.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 147 (10.01%) Firewall
2 121 (8.24%) HTTP
3 110 (7.49%) SAN
4 98 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 91 (6.19%) DNS
6 83 (5.65%) WAN
7 69 (4.70%) LAN
8 66 (4.49%) Internet
9 55 (3.74%) SSL
10 46 (3.13%) VPN
11 35 (2.38%) VoIP
12 33 (2.25%) LDAP
13 31 (2.11%) MQTT
14 30 (2.04%) NAS
14 30 (2.04%) RTSP
15 29 (1.97%) Network Security
16 28 (1.91%) Unified Communications
17 27 (1.84%) PBX
18 24 (1.63%) MPLS
18 24 (1.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (16.41%) SQL Server
2 115 (7.83%) NoSQL
3 110 (7.49%) Oracle Database
4 98 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 92 (6.26%) Hadoop
5 92 (6.26%) MySQL
6 86 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
7 80 (5.45%) Relational Database
8 77 (5.24%) Big Data
9 64 (4.36%) Oracle Database 12c
10 57 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
10 57 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 43 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 42 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
14 40 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 38 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
16 37 (2.52%) RDBMS
17 33 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
18 28 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 173 (11.78%) Jenkins
2 131 (8.92%) Git (software)
3 105 (7.15%) JIRA
4 74 (5.04%) Subversion
5 59 (4.02%) Cucumber
6 46 (3.13%) JUnit
7 33 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (2.11%) Maven
8 31 (2.11%) TeamCity
9 29 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
10 28 (1.91%) Selenium
10 28 (1.91%) Zephyr
11 26 (1.77%) Hudson
11 26 (1.77%) Mercurial
12 20 (1.36%) Gradle
13 19 (1.29%) Mockito
14 17 (1.16%) Eclipse
14 17 (1.16%) GCC
14 17 (1.16%) GDB
14 17 (1.16%) Trac
General
1 230 (15.66%) Finance
2 74 (5.04%) Banking
3 69 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 37 (2.52%) Retail
5 29 (1.97%) Marketing
6 26 (1.77%) Financial Institution
7 20 (1.36%) Legal
8 18 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.09%) Front Office
10 14 (0.95%) Law
11 13 (0.88%) Electronics
12 12 (0.82%) Games
12 12 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.48%) Publishing
14 5 (0.34%) Advertising
14 5 (0.34%) French Language
15 4 (0.27%) Back Office
15 4 (0.27%) Billing
16 3 (0.20%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 346 (23.55%) Developer
2 147 (10.01%) DBA
3 143 (9.73%) Administrator
4 132 (8.99%) Architect
5 116 (7.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 115 (7.83%) Java Developer
7 85 (5.79%) Senior Developer
8 81 (5.51%) AWS Engineer
9 75 (5.11%) SQL DBA
10 69 (4.70%) Consultant
11 66 (4.49%) AWS DevOps
12 64 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 61 (4.15%) Linux Engineer
13 61 (4.15%) Software Engineer
14 59 (4.02%) Oracle DBA
15 57 (3.88%) Analyst
16 45 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
17 39 (2.65%) Support Engineer
18 36 (2.45%) Solutions Architect
19 35 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (14.23%) Web Services
2 153 (10.42%) RESTful
3 131 (8.92%) HTML
4 129 (8.78%) .NET
5 110 (7.49%) REST
6 109 (7.42%) CSS
7 101 (6.88%) Middleware
8 99 (6.74%) XML
9 94 (6.40%) Node.js
10 91 (6.19%) J2EE
11 89 (6.06%) JSON
12 87 (5.92%) AngularJS
13 55 (3.74%) ASP.NET
14 54 (3.68%) Kafka
15 52 (3.54%) Spring
16 46 (3.13%) HTML5
17 40 (2.72%) JMS
18 39 (2.65%) ELK Stack
19 38 (2.59%) CSS3
19 38 (2.59%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 165 (11.23%) Clustering
2 108 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 95 (6.47%) Public Cloud
4 59 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (3.68%) Replication
6 42 (2.86%) User Experience
7 37 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 35 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 35 (2.38%) Video on Demand
9 32 (2.18%) iPad
10 27 (1.84%) Management Information System
11 23 (1.57%) Algorithms
11 23 (1.57%) RIA
12 22 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
13 20 (1.36%) N-Tier
14 18 (1.23%) Mobile App
15 15 (1.02%) Data Integration
15 15 (1.02%) iPhone
16 14 (0.95%) Blog
16 14 (0.95%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 498 (33.90%) Linux
2 249 (16.95%) Windows
3 243 (16.54%) Unix
4 99 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 97 (6.60%) Windows Server
6 83 (5.65%) Solaris
7 75 (5.11%) AIX
8 50 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (1.77%) Apple iOS
12 20 (1.36%) HPUX
12 20 (1.36%) SUSE
13 16 (1.09%) Android
13 16 (1.09%) CentOS
14 15 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
14 15 (1.02%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.61%) Fedora
16 8 (0.54%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.48%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (21.51%) DevOps
3 292 (19.88%) TDD
4 224 (15.25%) Open Source
5 212 (14.43%) Scrum
6 205 (13.96%) ITIL
7 197 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
8 195 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 167 (11.37%) BDD
10 159 (10.82%) Migration
11 157 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
12 152 (10.35%) Load Balancing
13 140 (9.53%) E-Commerce
14 138 (9.39%) Software Engineering
15 133 (9.05%) Microservices
16 118 (8.03%) Configuration Management
17 115 (7.83%) Low Latency
18 114 (7.76%) Continuous Delivery
19 95 (6.47%) Kanban
20 91 (6.19%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 370 (25.19%) Java
2 278 (18.92%) SQL
3 266 (18.11%) Python
4 209 (14.23%) JavaScript
5 136 (9.26%) Perl
6 104 (7.08%) Ruby
7 94 (6.40%) C#
8 82 (5.58%) C
9 73 (4.97%) Bash Shell
10 71 (4.83%) Scala
11 61 (4.15%) C++
12 60 (4.08%) PowerShell
13 56 (3.81%) T-SQL
14 37 (2.52%) PHP
15 34 (2.31%) Shell Script
16 29 (1.97%) PL/SQL
17 28 (1.91%) Go
18 18 (1.23%) Groovy
19 17 (1.16%) Apple Swift
19 17 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 122 (8.30%) Security Cleared
2 74 (5.04%) SC Cleared
3 66 (4.49%) Degree
4 38 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (1.50%) CCNA
6 22 (1.50%) CCNP
7 21 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
8 20 (1.36%) DV Cleared
9 17 (1.16%) CCIE
9 17 (1.16%) RHCE
10 14 (0.95%) MCITP
11 11 (0.75%) MCSE
12 9 (0.61%) MCSA
13 6 (0.41%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.41%) MCP
14 5 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
15 4 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
15 4 (0.27%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.24%) QA
2 61 (4.15%) SLA
3 32 (2.18%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
5 10 (0.68%) MiFID
6 8 (0.54%) SDET
7 7 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.27%) TickIT
9 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.068%) WCAG
System Software
1 132 (8.99%) Active Directory
2 112 (7.62%) Docker
3 111 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
5 31 (2.11%) Hyper-V
6 30 (2.04%) vSphere
7 29 (1.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 23 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (1.43%) HDFS
10 19 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 18 (1.23%) KVM
12 17 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
13 16 (1.09%) NFS
13 16 (1.09%) Veritas File System
14 15 (1.02%) VMware ESX
15 14 (0.95%) GPFS
16 13 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 13 (0.88%) GFS2
16 13 (0.88%) GlusterFS
16 13 (0.88%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 159 (10.82%) Puppet
2 124 (8.44%) Opscode Chef
3 119 (8.10%) Ansible
4 41 (2.79%) logstash
5 40 (2.72%) Salt
6 39 (2.65%) Kibana
7 27 (1.84%) Data Guard
7 27 (1.84%) NetBackup
8 25 (1.70%) Nagios
9 23 (1.57%) SCCM
10 22 (1.50%) Microsoft Clustering
11 21 (1.43%) Terraform
12 20 (1.36%) Failover Clustering
13 19 (1.29%) Kubernetes
14 18 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
14 18 (1.23%) SELinux
15 17 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 13 (0.88%) CFEngine
17 12 (0.82%) Ambari
17 12 (0.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 268 (18.24%) Oracle
2 179 (12.19%) Microsoft
3 165 (11.23%) VMware
4 154 (10.48%) Red Hat
5 152 (10.35%) Cisco
6 81 (5.51%) HP
7 70 (4.77%) F5
8 65 (4.42%) IBM
9 58 (3.95%) Sun
10 57 (3.88%) Veritas
11 45 (3.06%) Citrix
12 41 (2.79%) Atlassian
13 35 (2.38%) EMC
14 28 (1.91%) NetApp
15 25 (1.70%) SaltStack
16 24 (1.63%) CheckPoint
17 23 (1.57%) Splunk
18 21 (1.43%) 3PAR
18 21 (1.43%) Brocade
19 20 (1.36%) SAP
Telford, Shropshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day please send CV
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £470 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
onezeero.
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
onezeero.
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Gamesys
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago