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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 36 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing High Availability 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.26% - 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £338 - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.27% -10.83%
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
184 193 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 77.31% 80.75% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 135 93
Median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 16
Median hourly rate £9.61 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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
Maidstone - 1 £350 -
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) NHS
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Statistics
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) MSTest
6 2 (22.22%) MVVM
6 2 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (22.22%) Moq
6 2 (22.22%) StructureMap
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) CQRS
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
6 2 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) MVC

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
1 2 (22.22%) WLAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Moq
2 2 (22.22%) MSTest
2 2 (22.22%) NUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Technician
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Environment Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Test Environment Manager
4 1 (11.11%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) StructureMap
4 2 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (22.22%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
4 2 (22.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) NHS
1 3 (33.33%) Statistics
2 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) CQRS
2 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) MVVM
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft