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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 67 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing High Availability 40 38 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.69% 2.21% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.60% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 0
Median daily rate £400 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -15.71%
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
1280 1462 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.20% 85.00% 80.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1065 554
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +53.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.43 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 57 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.08%) Java
3 27 (31.03%) PHP
3 27 (31.03%) Python
4 26 (29.89%) Games
5 25 (28.74%) TDD
5 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
6 24 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (26.44%) Open Source
7 23 (26.44%) RabbitMQ
8 20 (22.99%) Linux
9 14 (16.09%) Scala
10 13 (14.94%) Microservices
11 12 (13.79%) Low Latency
11 12 (13.79%) Windows
12 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
12 11 (12.64%) .NET
12 11 (12.64%) Load Balancing
12 11 (12.64%) QA
13 10 (11.49%) Release Management
13 10 (11.49%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (10.34%) Firewall
15 8 (9.20%) Workflow
15 8 (9.20%) CMS
15 8 (9.20%) Pair Programming
15 8 (9.20%) HTML
15 8 (9.20%) N-Tier
15 8 (9.20%) HTML5
15 8 (9.20%) Sitecore CMS

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 (9.20%) CMS
1 8 (9.20%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (6.90%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) GitHub
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) IaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) Firewall
2 4 (4.60%) Internet
3 3 (3.45%) BGP
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (3.45%) EIGRP
3 3 (3.45%) MPLS
3 3 (3.45%) OSPF
4 2 (2.30%) FWSM
4 2 (2.30%) HSRP
4 2 (2.30%) HTTP
4 2 (2.30%) SAN
4 2 (2.30%) VPN
4 2 (2.30%) VRRP
5 1 (1.15%) DNS
5 1 (1.15%) Intranet
5 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.15%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) Hadoop
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) Big Data
2 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.15%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.15%) Informix
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) JUnit
1 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.30%) Geb
2 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.30%) Spock
3 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.15%) Gradle
3 1 (1.15%) Hudson
3 1 (1.15%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.15%) Maven
3 1 (1.15%) Mockito
3 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (29.89%) Games
2 8 (9.20%) Marketing
3 1 (1.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) French Language
3 1 (1.15%) German Language
3 1 (1.15%) iGaming
3 1 (1.15%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (72.41%) Developer
2 25 (28.74%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.84%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (20.69%) Python Developer
5 11 (12.64%) PHP Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Scala Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.75%) Java Scala Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Apache Spark Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Architect
9 4 (4.60%) Hadoop Developer
9 4 (4.60%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (4.60%) HTML Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Web Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.45%) DBA
10 3 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
10 3 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.44%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (12.64%) .NET
2 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.20%) HTML
3 8 (9.20%) HTML5
3 8 (9.20%) REST
3 8 (9.20%) RESTful
4 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.60%) CSS
4 4 (4.60%) CSS3
4 4 (4.60%) jQuery
5 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.45%) Entity Framework
5 3 (3.45%) Node.js
5 3 (3.45%) React
6 2 (2.30%) Dropwizard
6 2 (2.30%) Grails
6 2 (2.30%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) N-Tier
3 7 (8.05%) Visualisation
4 6 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.90%) Clustering
4 6 (6.90%) Cryptography
5 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.45%) Statistics
7 2 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.30%) Replication
8 1 (1.15%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.15%) CMDB
8 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.15%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.15%) RIA
8 1 (1.15%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.99%) Linux
2 12 (13.79%) Windows
3 5 (5.75%) Unix
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.30%) AIX
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.74%) TDD
3 23 (26.44%) Open Source
4 13 (14.94%) Microservices
5 12 (13.79%) Low Latency
6 11 (12.64%) Load Balancing
7 10 (11.49%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (11.49%) Release Management
8 9 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (9.20%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (9.20%) Pair Programming
9 8 (9.20%) Workflow
10 7 (8.05%) BDD
10 7 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.05%) MVC
11 6 (6.90%) API Development
11 6 (6.90%) DevOps
11 6 (6.90%) Scrum
12 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.08%) Java
2 27 (31.03%) PHP
2 27 (31.03%) Python
3 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.09%) Scala
5 6 (6.90%) SQL
6 4 (4.60%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.45%) C#
7 3 (3.45%) Groovy
7 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) CCNP
1 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
1 3 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) CCDE
3 1 (1.15%) CCIE
3 1 (1.15%) CCNA
3 1 (1.15%) MCITP
3 1 (1.15%) MCSE
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Docker
1 3 (3.45%) VMware ESX
1 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.30%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Ansible
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.15%) Grafana
3 1 (1.15%) Graphite
3 1 (1.15%) Kibana
3 1 (1.15%) logstash
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.15%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Sitecore
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.60%) Cisco
3 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.60%) VMware
4 3 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.15%) EMC
5 1 (1.15%) F5
5 1 (1.15%) Genesys
5 1 (1.15%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.15%) HP
5 1 (1.15%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.15%) Splunk
5 1 (1.15%) Veritas