The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 77 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing High Availability 23 29 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.71% 1.81% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.12% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 2
Median daily rate £465 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.36% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £389 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £34.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +18.26%
High Availability
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1151 1365 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.39% 85.05% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 954 508
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +31.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.66 £8.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.24%) Java
3 24 (30.38%) TDD
4 23 (29.11%) PHP
4 23 (29.11%) Python
5 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
6 20 (25.32%) Games
6 20 (25.32%) Open Source
7 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (21.52%) RabbitMQ
8 17 (21.52%) Linux
9 14 (17.72%) Scala
10 13 (16.46%) .NET
11 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET
11 11 (13.92%) Release Management
11 11 (13.92%) QA
12 10 (12.66%) Load Balancing
12 10 (12.66%) Microservices
13 9 (11.39%) Low Latency
13 9 (11.39%) Windows
14 8 (10.13%) HTML
14 8 (10.13%) N-Tier
14 8 (10.13%) Marketing
14 8 (10.13%) Pair Programming
14 8 (10.13%) Workflow
14 8 (10.13%) CMS
14 8 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (10.13%) Firewall
14 8 (10.13%) DevOps
14 8 (10.13%) Digital Marketing

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (10.13%) CMS
1 8 (10.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (7.59%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) GitHub
3 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.27%) IaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) BGP
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) Intranet
3 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.27%) MPLS
3 1 (1.27%) OpenFlow
3 1 (1.27%) OSPF
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) Hadoop
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.33%) Big Data
4 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.27%) DB2
6 1 (1.27%) Informix
6 1 (1.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) JUnit
1 3 (3.80%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.53%) Geb
2 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.53%) Spock
3 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Gradle
3 1 (1.27%) Hudson
3 1 (1.27%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
3 1 (1.27%) Mockito
3 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (25.32%) Games
2 8 (10.13%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) French Language
3 1 (1.27%) German Language
3 1 (1.27%) iGaming
3 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 56 (70.89%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) Java Developer
3 17 (21.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (18.99%) Python Developer
5 10 (12.66%) Scala Developer
6 8 (10.13%) PHP Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Sitecore Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.33%) Java Scala Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Apache Spark Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Hadoop Developer
8 4 (5.06%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (5.06%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Web Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Administrator
9 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.80%) DBA
9 3 (3.80%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (3.80%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (16.46%) .NET
3 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.13%) HTML
5 7 (8.86%) HTML5
6 6 (7.59%) REST
7 5 (6.33%) CSS
7 5 (6.33%) RESTful
8 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.06%) CSS3
8 4 (5.06%) jQuery
9 3 (3.80%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.80%) Entity Framework
9 3 (3.80%) Node.js
9 3 (3.80%) React
10 2 (2.53%) Dropwizard
10 2 (2.53%) Grails
10 2 (2.53%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.13%) N-Tier
3 7 (8.86%) Visualisation
4 6 (7.59%) Algorithms
4 6 (7.59%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.80%) Clustering
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Replication
5 3 (3.80%) Statistics
6 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) CMDB
7 1 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.27%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.52%) Linux
2 9 (11.39%) Windows
3 5 (6.33%) Unix
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.53%) AIX
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.38%) TDD
3 20 (25.32%) Open Source
4 11 (13.92%) Release Management
5 10 (12.66%) Load Balancing
5 10 (12.66%) Microservices
6 9 (11.39%) Low Latency
7 8 (10.13%) DevOps
7 8 (10.13%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.13%) Pair Programming
7 8 (10.13%) Workflow
8 7 (8.86%) BDD
8 7 (8.86%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.86%) MVC
9 6 (7.59%) Scrum
9 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.33%) ITIL
10 5 (6.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) Java
2 23 (29.11%) PHP
2 23 (29.11%) Python
3 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.72%) Scala
5 6 (7.59%) SQL
6 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.80%) C#
6 3 (3.80%) Groovy
7 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) CCDE
3 1 (1.27%) CCIE
3 1 (1.27%) CCNA
3 1 (1.27%) CCNP
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Docker
2 2 (2.53%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Puppet
2 3 (3.80%) Ansible
2 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Grafana
3 1 (1.27%) Graphite
3 1 (1.27%) Kibana
3 1 (1.27%) logstash
3 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.27%) Opsview
3 1 (1.27%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Sitecore
2 4 (5.06%) VMware
3 3 (3.80%) IBM
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.27%) EMC
5 1 (1.27%) F5
5 1 (1.27%) Genesys
5 1 (1.27%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Infoblox
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.27%) Splunk
5 1 (1.27%) Veritas