The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 52 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing High Availability 4 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 1.22% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.58% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £406 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £205 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £405 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.27% -10.83%
High Availability
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
418 632 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.54% 76.89% 81.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 364 326
Median daily rate £363 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £195 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £29.36 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.44% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £12.42 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.41 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Apache
3 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) Microservices
4 4 (33.33%) JMS
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) XPath
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) HTTP
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) XQuery
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Publishing
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) JBoss
5 3 (25.00%) Groovy
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Clustering
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) iPlanet
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) DTS
3 1 (8.33%) OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) OLTP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Development DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) JMS
2 4 (33.33%) RESTful
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) XSLT
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) IPTV
2 1 (8.33%) New Media
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) HPUX
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) XPath
2 4 (33.33%) XQuery
3 3 (25.00%) Groovy
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) PlateSpin
3 1 (8.33%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas
3 1 (8.33%) VMware