The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 100 93 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing High Availability 18 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.90% 0.29% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.41% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
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£335 £486 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £155.00 -
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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 Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1525 1227 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.33% 70.97% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 646 483
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 61 98
Average hourly rate £34.00 £38.75 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +13.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £14.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £125.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Hampshire region.

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - - - -
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 40 (95.24%) Security Cleared
2 39 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 38 (90.48%) Windows
4 33 (78.57%) ITIL
5 32 (76.19%) SC Cleared
6 31 (73.81%) PowerShell
6 31 (73.81%) XML
6 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
6 31 (73.81%) HTML
6 31 (73.81%) VBScript
7 30 (71.43%) MCSA
7 30 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (71.43%) MCITP
8 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
9 8 (19.05%) Validation
10 7 (16.67%) HP
10 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
11 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (14.29%) OpenStack
12 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
12 5 (11.90%) Degree
12 5 (11.90%) Oracle
12 5 (11.90%) SQL
13 4 (9.52%) MySQL
13 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (9.52%) McAfee
13 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (9.52%) VMware
13 4 (9.52%) Lumension

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) VLAN
1 1 (2.38%) IPv4
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
1 1 (2.38%) DHCP
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.38%) SQLPlus
General
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Wintel Specialist
6 1 (2.38%) Technology Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity Specialist
6 1 (2.38%) Designer
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
6 1 (2.38%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Database Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) XML
1 31 (73.81%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Validation
3 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.38%) ERP
4 1 (2.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) PowerShell
1 31 (73.81%) VBScript
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (95.24%) Security Cleared
2 32 (76.19%) SC Cleared
3 30 (71.43%) MCSA
3 30 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (71.43%) MCITP
4 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.38%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) vSphere
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) HP
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle
5 4 (9.52%) McAfee
5 4 (9.52%) VMware
5 4 (9.52%) Lumension