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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
273 156 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 62.19% 58.21% 72.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 78 98
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 28
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -43.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.75 £24.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing High Availability also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited High Availability.

1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (33.33%) Nimsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) TKPROF
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) BPEL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) XPath

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing High Availability also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited High Availability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) OLTP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSD
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) JPA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) RUP
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BPEL
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) XPath
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Altiris
1 1 (33.33%) Nimsoft
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow