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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 51 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs citing High Availability 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.53% 0.41% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 0.58% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
Median daily rate £750 £450 £524
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
332 171 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 72.33% 70.37% 68.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 83 89
Median daily rate £375 £338 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Median hourly rate £170.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+750.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Tonbridge - 2 £700 -
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 6 (85.71%) JMS
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (85.71%) AMQP
1 6 (85.71%) PaaS
1 6 (85.71%) Heroku
1 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
1 6 (85.71%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) Go
1 6 (85.71%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
1 6 (85.71%) Kubernetes
1 6 (85.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012

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 (85.71%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 6 (85.71%) Heroku
1 6 (85.71%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Cloud Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) JMS
1 6 (85.71%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Go
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Kubernetes
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