The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 24 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing High Availability 23 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.67% 0.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.24% 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
249 320 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.00% 77.11% 80.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 213 240
Median daily rate £410 £478 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.13% +15.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £900 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £26.83 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £82.00
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 Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire 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
Blackpool - 21 £500 - 1
High Availability
North West

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 23 (92.00%) Oracle
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle EBS
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle Database
2 22 (88.00%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (80.00%) IaaS
3 20 (80.00%) Open Source
3 20 (80.00%) SaaS
3 20 (80.00%) PaaS
3 20 (80.00%) ITIL
3 20 (80.00%) Change Management
4 18 (72.00%) Data Management
5 12 (48.00%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
7 8 (32.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 8 (32.00%) DevOps
8 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
10 5 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (16.00%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (16.00%) SFIA
11 4 (16.00%) Virtual Team
11 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
11 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (16.00%) Perl

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 23 (92.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle EBS
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 20 (80.00%) IaaS
1 20 (80.00%) PaaS
1 20 (80.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle Database
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) DBA
2 18 (72.00%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (28.00%) Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) E-Business Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Senior DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (80.00%) Change Management
2 20 (80.00%) ITIL
2 20 (80.00%) Open Source
3 18 (72.00%) Data Management
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (32.00%) DevOps
5 8 (32.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.00%) SFIA
8 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
10 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Cash Management
10 2 (8.00%) ERP
10 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (16.00%) Perl
1 4 (16.00%) Python
1 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) Ruby
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle
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