The table below looks at the statistics for PowerHA skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerHA over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM PowerHA
Rank 546 531 515
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 6 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.037% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.39% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate
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£273 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £273 £387 £360
% change year-on-year
-29.24% +7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4625 4327 3969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.70% 9.38% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2597 2173 1919
Average daily rate £385 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 521 513 671
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%

PowerHA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerHA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

PowerHA Jobs Demand Trend in England

PowerHA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PowerHA Daily Rate Trend in England

PowerHA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PowerHA Hourly Rate Trend in England

PowerHA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerHA within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands - 1 - -
London - - - - 2
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PowerHA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PowerHA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerHA.

1 21 (91.30%) IBM
2 18 (78.26%) AIX
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) SAN
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 8 (34.78%) NetApp
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) EMC
4 8 (34.78%) WAN
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) UNIX
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (30.43%) High Availability
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
5 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
5 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (26.09%) HACMP
6 6 (26.09%) DB2
6 6 (26.09%) SAP
7 5 (21.74%) Perl
7 5 (21.74%) NetWeaver
7 5 (21.74%) LAN
7 5 (21.74%) Retail
7 5 (21.74%) Release Management
8 4 (17.39%) i5/OS
8 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis

PowerHA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PowerHA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PowerHA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 8 (34.78%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) APPN
4 4 (17.39%) Internet
4 4 (17.39%) FTP
4 4 (17.39%) HTTP
4 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) SNA
5 2 (8.70%) SSH
5 2 (8.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) DB2
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
3 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (13.04%) SAP HANA
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) Retail
4 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) AIX Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Storage Manager
4 2 (8.70%) AIX Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) HACMP
2 4 (17.39%) iSeries
2 4 (17.39%) AS400
3 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) FMCG
4 1 (4.35%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) AIX
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) UNIX
4 4 (17.39%) i5/OS
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.04%) OS/400
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
6 1 (4.35%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) High Availability
1 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) Release Management
3 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) QMS
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Perl
2 4 (17.39%) RPG
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C
2 4 (17.39%) COBOL
3 3 (13.04%) Korn
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) IBM Certification
2 1 (4.35%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (13.04%) GPFS
4 3 (13.04%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Tivoli NetView
3 3 (13.04%) Tivoli
4 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) IBM
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) NetApp
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) EMC
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) SAP
5 4 (17.39%) NetIQ
5 4 (17.39%) Business Objects
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.35%) Remedy
7 1 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark