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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 54 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing High Availability 10 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.57% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.55% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Median daily rate £306 £306 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £291 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £321 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -32.14%
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
509 722 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.91% 82.99% 81.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 353 305
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 8
Median hourly rate £15.25 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.89% +116.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Clustering
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Load Testing
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) PowerHA
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Database Tuning
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Replication
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (17.65%) OLTP
5 3 (17.65%) DTS
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio

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 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) IPsec
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) DB2
3 3 (17.65%) DTS
3 3 (17.65%) OLAP
3 3 (17.65%) OLTP
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Front Office
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) DBA
1 4 (23.53%) SQL DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Development DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) AIX
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) HPUX
5 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ETL
2 4 (23.53%) Load Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Database Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) ETL Development
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
4 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Korn
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) PowerHA
3 1 (5.88%) KVM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.88%) RHEV
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas File System
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Nintex
5 1 (5.88%) Opsware
5 1 (5.88%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) Sybase
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas