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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 53 53 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Contract jobs citing High Availability 5 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 1.89% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 2.29% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Median daily rate £400 £331 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £389 £373
% change year-on-year
+9.32% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.26%
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
481 742 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.80% 82.44% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 378 335
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 13
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £14.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 6 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Clustering
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) ETL
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (16.67%) Database Tuning
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (16.67%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) PowerHA
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (16.67%) DB2
5 3 (16.67%) OLAP
5 3 (16.67%) DTS

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 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) DB2
3 3 (16.67%) DTS
3 3 (16.67%) OLAP
3 3 (16.67%) OLTP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Development DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) REST
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE
3 2 (11.11%) JMS
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) AIX
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX
4 1 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ETL
2 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) ETL Development
3 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 2 (11.11%) Microservices
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) Groovy
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) XPath
5 2 (11.11%) XQuery
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) PowerHA
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) KVM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) RHEV
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas File System
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Opsware
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Sybase
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas
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