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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 103 82 101
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Contract jobs citing High Availability 14 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.72% 1.79% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 2.16% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 8
Median daily rate £375 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £920 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.49% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+43.58% -51.25%
High Availability
South East

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
1518 1761 1610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.81% 83.07% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 1138 931
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 87 76
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.32 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Southampton +18 4 £400 -27.27% 2
Portsmouth - 3 £950 -
Hook +2 2 £349 +8.13%
Basingstoke -9 2 £350 -21.12% 2
Farnborough 0 1 £375 -16.66%
Fareham - 1 £375 - 1
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
4 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 9 (26.47%) WAN
5 9 (26.47%) ITIL
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) LAN
5 9 (26.47%) VMware
5 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
6 8 (23.53%) Migration
6 8 (23.53%) Finance
7 7 (20.59%) Firewall
7 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
7 7 (20.59%) HP
8 6 (17.65%) VoIP
8 6 (17.65%) Linux
8 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
8 6 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
8 6 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
8 6 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (14.71%) Verint
9 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
9 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (14.71%) VPN
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) SaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
4 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) LAN
1 9 (26.47%) WAN
2 7 (20.59%) Firewall
3 6 (17.65%) VoIP
4 5 (14.71%) BGP
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (14.71%) MPLS
4 5 (14.71%) OSPF
4 5 (14.71%) VPN
5 4 (11.76%) IPsec
5 4 (11.76%) IPv4
5 4 (11.76%) IPv6
5 4 (11.76%) Multicast
5 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 3 (8.82%) Network Security
6 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.94%) DHCP
7 1 (2.94%) DNS
7 1 (2.94%) NAS
7 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.88%) HDInsight
4 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) OLTP
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) OLAP
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Military
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) DBA
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) CSS3
3 1 (2.94%) EJS
3 1 (2.94%) Express
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) Jade
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
1 3 (8.82%) Statistics
2 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) Unix
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Migration
3 6 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.76%) Change Control
5 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Data Security
7 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Use Case
7 2 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 4 (11.76%) VBScript
3 2 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.82%) CCIE
4 3 (8.82%) CCNP
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (5.88%) MCITP
5 2 (5.88%) MCSA
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) RHCT
6 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.94%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.71%) Verint
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Brocade
7 1 (2.94%) CommVault
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) F5
7 1 (2.94%) Isilon