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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 47 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing High Availability 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.80% 0.75% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.99% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £265 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £325 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
421 503 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.37% 75.30% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 286 341
Median daily rate £350 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £213 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.24% +92.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.50 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Apache
2 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Microservices
3 5 (45.45%) XPath
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
3 5 (45.45%) SOA
3 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 5 (45.45%) XQuery
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) XSLT
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) Groovy
5 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Publishing
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) JBoss
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) VMware

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 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) iPlanet
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Publishing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) JMS
2 5 (45.45%) XSLT
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) IPTV
2 1 (9.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) HPUX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Microservices
2 5 (45.45%) SOA
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
6 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) XPath
2 5 (45.45%) XQuery
3 3 (27.27%) Groovy
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) PlateSpin
3 1 (9.09%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas