The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 50 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Contract jobs citing HACMP 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.74% 3.27% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.68% 11.94% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £477 £283
% change year-on-year
-5.56% +68.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
HACMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
112 67 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 27.59% 27.35% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 26 52
Median daily rate £406 £466 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £517 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £22.75 £31.80 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.45% +15.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.70 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £40.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing HACMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

HACMP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

HACMP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

HACMP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HACMP 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 Kent region with a requirement for HACMP.

1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Veritas
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 8 (80.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Clustering
3 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (60.00%) DevOps
4 6 (60.00%) LDAP
4 6 (60.00%) NFS
4 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) AIX
5 4 (40.00%) Solaris
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Ansible
6 3 (30.00%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) LDAP
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Clustering
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) AIX
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (60.00%) NFS
2 6 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (30.00%) Ansible
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Veritas
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec