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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 52 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing High Availability 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.72% 0.81% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.99% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £365 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £414
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.65 £44.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-34.88% +35.38%

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
479 504 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 85.69% 81.69% 83.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 262 394
Median daily rate £358 £338 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% -14.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £200 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £33.00 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) JMS
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) XQuery
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) XPath
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Veritas
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP

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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) AIX Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 1 (12.50%) IPTV
1 1 (12.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) AIX
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) HPUX
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Microservices
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) XPath
1 3 (37.50%) XQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) PowerHA
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) PlateSpin
3 1 (12.50%) Sun