The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 52 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing High Availability 5 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.14% 2.56% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 3.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Median daily rate £318 £415 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.49% +121.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.31%
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
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
339 401 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 77.57% 79.09% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 228 201
Median daily rate £425 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 12
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham 0 5 £318 -33.15%
High Availability
South West

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) Java EE
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) VBScript
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) EJB
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) UML
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) JMS
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (22.22%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Hudson
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) Gradle
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DBA
2 4 (44.44%) SQL DBA
3 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) NHS DBA
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) EJB
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
1 3 (33.33%) JMS
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (22.22%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) EMC