The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 31 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing High Availability 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.02% 0.70% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 0.87% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £275 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £389 £373
% change year-on-year
+9.32% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.26%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 230 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 81.78% 80.70% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 137 154
Median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 12
Median hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £16.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £37.50 £38.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Kent

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
2 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (35.00%) PaaS
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) AMQP
3 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (30.00%) Heroku
3 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (30.00%) Docker
3 6 (30.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (30.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) JMS
3 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) Go
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Microservices
3 6 (30.00%) Cloud Native
4 5 (25.00%) Windows

High Availability
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) PaaS
2 6 (30.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 6 (30.00%) Heroku
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (15.00%) Office 365
5 2 (10.00%) SaaS
6 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) AMQP
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) Moq
3 2 (10.00%) MSTest
3 2 (10.00%) NUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) DBA
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) SQL DBA
2 5 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) JMS
1 6 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (10.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) StructureMap
3 2 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (10.00%) WCF
3 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 2 (10.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Native
2 5 (25.00%) Clustering
3 3 (15.00%) NHS
4 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (10.00%) Replication
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Microservices
2 6 (30.00%) SOA
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (30.00%) Go
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Ruby
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco