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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 56 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing High Availability 48 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.25% 2.02% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 2.37% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 5
Median daily rate £400 £378 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +17.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -34.48%
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
1294 1392 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 87.67% 85.35% 83.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 1027 593
Median daily rate £425 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 27 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £175.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.65%) Java
3 27 (31.76%) PHP
3 27 (31.76%) Python
3 27 (31.76%) Games
4 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 24 (28.24%) RabbitMQ
5 24 (28.24%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (24.71%) TDD
6 21 (24.71%) Linux
7 19 (22.35%) Open Source
8 14 (16.47%) Windows
9 13 (15.29%) Load Balancing
10 11 (12.94%) QA
10 11 (12.94%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (12.94%) Scala
10 11 (12.94%) .NET
10 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET
10 11 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (12.94%) Firewall
11 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 10 (11.76%) SQL
11 10 (11.76%) Release Management
12 9 (10.59%) Microservices
12 9 (10.59%) Low Latency
12 9 (10.59%) Clustering
13 8 (9.41%) CMS
13 8 (9.41%) Workflow
13 8 (9.41%) Pair Programming
13 8 (9.41%) 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 (9.41%) CMS
1 8 (9.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (7.06%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) IaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) Internet
3 5 (5.88%) BGP
3 5 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (5.88%) EIGRP
3 5 (5.88%) MPLS
3 5 (5.88%) OSPF
4 4 (4.71%) FWSM
4 4 (4.71%) HSRP
4 4 (4.71%) VPN
4 4 (4.71%) VRRP
5 3 (3.53%) SAN
6 2 (2.35%) HTTP
7 1 (1.18%) DNS
7 1 (1.18%) Intranet
7 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.18%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.71%) Big Data
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.53%) MySQL
5 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.35%) Informix
6 2 (2.35%) Redis
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.53%) JUnit
1 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.35%) Geb
2 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.35%) Hudson
2 2 (2.35%) Mockito
2 2 (2.35%) Spock
3 1 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.18%) Gradle
3 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) Maven
3 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.18%) Subversion
3 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (31.76%) Games
2 8 (9.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) French Language
3 1 (1.18%) German Language
3 1 (1.18%) iGaming
3 1 (1.18%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 61 (71.76%) Developer
2 24 (28.24%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.35%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (21.18%) Python Developer
5 11 (12.94%) PHP Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Scala Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Sitecore Developer
7 6 (7.06%) DBA
8 4 (4.71%) Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Apache Spark Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.71%) Hadoop Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) SQL DBA
8 4 (4.71%) Web Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (3.53%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.24%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (12.94%) .NET
2 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.24%) HTML
3 7 (8.24%) HTML5
4 6 (7.06%) REST
5 5 (5.88%) RESTful
6 4 (4.71%) jQuery
7 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.53%) CSS
7 3 (3.53%) CSS3
7 3 (3.53%) Entity Framework
7 3 (3.53%) React
8 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.35%) Ember.js
8 2 (2.35%) Grails
8 2 (2.35%) Spring
8 2 (2.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.59%) Clustering
3 8 (9.41%) N-Tier
3 8 (9.41%) Visualisation
4 6 (7.06%) Algorithms
4 6 (7.06%) Cryptography
5 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.53%) Statistics
7 2 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.35%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.18%) CMDB
8 1 (1.18%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.18%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.18%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Linux
2 14 (16.47%) Windows
3 7 (8.24%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.71%) Unix
6 2 (2.35%) AIX
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) TDD
3 19 (22.35%) Open Source
4 13 (15.29%) Load Balancing
5 11 (12.94%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (11.76%) Release Management
7 9 (10.59%) Low Latency
7 9 (10.59%) Microservices
8 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (9.41%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (9.41%) Pair Programming
8 8 (9.41%) Workflow
9 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.24%) MVC
10 5 (5.88%) BDD
10 5 (5.88%) DevOps
10 5 (5.88%) OO
10 5 (5.88%) Scrum
10 5 (5.88%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) Java
2 27 (31.76%) PHP
2 27 (31.76%) Python
3 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.94%) Scala
5 10 (11.76%) SQL
6 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.53%) C#
8 3 (3.53%) Groovy
8 3 (3.53%) Perl
9 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) CCNP
1 5 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.53%) Degree
3 2 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.35%) CCIE
3 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.18%) CCDE
4 1 (1.18%) CCNA
4 1 (1.18%) CCSP
4 1 (1.18%) CISSP
4 1 (1.18%) MCITP
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) VMware ESX
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.35%) Docker
2 2 (2.35%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Ansible
2 2 (2.35%) Graphite
2 2 (2.35%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.35%) Opsview
3 1 (1.18%) Cacti
3 1 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) Grafana
3 1 (1.18%) Kibana
3 1 (1.18%) logstash
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.18%) Nagios
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.18%) Puppet
3 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Sitecore
2 6 (7.06%) Cisco
2 6 (7.06%) VMware
3 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.35%) F5
6 2 (2.35%) HP
6 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.35%) Veritas
7 1 (1.18%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.18%) EMC
7 1 (1.18%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.18%) Genesys
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle
7 1 (1.18%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.18%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.18%) Splunk
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