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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 104 89 100
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing High Availability 16 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.81% 1.56% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.87% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 7
Median daily rate £375 £394 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +43.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £322 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £450 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -34.48%
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
1549 1765 1622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.87% 83.22% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1152 936
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 81 76
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £49.78 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Basingstoke +3 3 £350 -12.50% 1
Hook 0 3 £310 -3.87%
Portsmouth - 3 £950 -
Southampton +9 2 £400 - 1
Gosport - 2 £600 -
Farnborough -3 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 30 July 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 (37.84%) Cisco
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 13 (35.14%) Windows
3 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
4 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
4 9 (24.32%) LAN
4 9 (24.32%) WAN
4 9 (24.32%) Firewall
5 8 (21.62%) Finance
5 8 (21.62%) Migration
5 8 (21.62%) VMware
5 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
6 7 (18.92%) SQL
6 7 (18.92%) HP
6 7 (18.92%) OSPF
6 7 (18.92%) BGP
6 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
7 6 (16.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (16.22%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
7 6 (16.22%) Cisco UCCE
7 6 (16.22%) IPsec
7 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (16.22%) VBScript
7 6 (16.22%) VoIP
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) 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 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 2 (5.41%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
1 9 (24.32%) LAN
1 9 (24.32%) WAN
2 7 (18.92%) BGP
2 7 (18.92%) OSPF
3 6 (16.22%) IPsec
3 6 (16.22%) VoIP
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (13.51%) MPLS
4 5 (13.51%) Network Security
4 5 (13.51%) VPN
5 4 (10.81%) IPv4
5 4 (10.81%) IPv6
5 4 (10.81%) Multicast
5 4 (10.81%) VLAN
6 3 (8.11%) DNS
6 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
7 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (5.41%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.41%) HDInsight
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) OLTP
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) OLAP
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Military
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) DBA
1 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Consultant
2 4 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
2 4 (10.81%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Architect
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
2 4 (10.81%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) 802.1X
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) CSS3
5 1 (2.70%) EJS
5 1 (2.70%) Express
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) Jade
5 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Replication
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
2 3 (8.11%) Statistics
3 2 (5.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Migration
3 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.22%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.81%) Change Control
6 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.11%) Network Design
7 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 2 (5.41%) Coaching
8 2 (5.41%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (5.41%) DevOps
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.22%) VBScript
3 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.41%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.81%) CCNP
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.81%) Degree
5 3 (8.11%) CCIE
5 3 (8.11%) MCITP
5 3 (8.11%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.70%) MCSE
7 1 (2.70%) RHCT
7 1 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) VMware
4 7 (18.92%) HP
5 5 (13.51%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.51%) Verint
6 3 (8.11%) F5
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) Brocade
8 1 (2.70%) CommVault
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.70%) Isilon
8 1 (2.70%) Juniper
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle