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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 65 95 74
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Contract jobs citing High Availability 21 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.85% 0.62% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 0.71% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 12
Median daily rate £463 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.85% -13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £440 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.27% -10.83%
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
961 1412 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.74% 87.11% 82.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 949 692
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £566 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 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 Leeds region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (40.35%) TDD
2 23 (40.35%) Java
3 19 (33.33%) Open Source
4 16 (28.07%) Scala
5 11 (19.30%) Low Latency
5 11 (19.30%) Microservices
6 9 (15.79%) Cisco
6 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 8 (14.04%) MS Office
7 8 (14.04%) F5
7 8 (14.04%) REST
8 7 (12.28%) Hadoop
8 7 (12.28%) RESTful
8 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.28%) .NET
8 7 (12.28%) Linux
8 7 (12.28%) CMS
8 7 (12.28%) Pair Programming
8 7 (12.28%) Release Management
9 6 (10.53%) VMware
9 6 (10.53%) Firewall
9 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.53%) SQL
9 6 (10.53%) Apache Spark
9 6 (10.53%) Puppet
9 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.77%) BDD
10 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
10 5 (8.77%) DevOps

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 7 (12.28%) CMS
2 6 (10.53%) Apache Spark
3 5 (8.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (5.26%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) IPsec
2 5 (8.77%) VLAN
2 5 (8.77%) VPN
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (5.26%) FCoE
3 3 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 3 (5.26%) NX-OS
4 2 (3.51%) AMQP
4 2 (3.51%) HTTP
4 2 (3.51%) Internet
4 2 (3.51%) Network Security
5 1 (1.75%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.26%) Big Data
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) Informix
4 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.75%) DB2
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) JUnit
2 2 (3.51%) Geb
2 2 (3.51%) Spock
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.75%) Mockito
3 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (8.77%) Marketing
2 4 (7.02%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) iGaming
3 1 (1.75%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Scala Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Java Scala Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Network Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Lead Network Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Network Team Leader
6 5 (8.77%) Sitecore Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.02%) Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) Apache Spark Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Architect
7 4 (7.02%) DBA
7 4 (7.02%) Hadoop Developer
7 4 (7.02%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (7.02%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) REST
2 7 (12.28%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) RESTful
3 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.77%) CSS
3 5 (8.77%) HTML
4 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.02%) CSS3
4 4 (7.02%) HTML5
5 3 (5.26%) Dropwizard
5 3 (5.26%) Node.js
6 2 (3.51%) Grails
6 2 (3.51%) Kafka
6 2 (3.51%) LAMP
6 2 (3.51%) Play Framework
6 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.51%) Web Services
6 2 (3.51%) XML
7 1 (1.75%) Dojo
7 1 (1.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
1 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.02%) Clustering
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.26%) Statistics
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.51%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.51%) RIA
4 2 (3.51%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (40.35%) TDD
3 19 (33.33%) Open Source
4 11 (19.30%) Low Latency
4 11 (19.30%) Microservices
5 7 (12.28%) Pair Programming
5 7 (12.28%) Release Management
6 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.77%) API Development
7 5 (8.77%) BDD
7 5 (8.77%) DevOps
7 5 (8.77%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (8.77%) Front End Development
7 5 (8.77%) ITIL
7 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) Workflow
8 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
9 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Java
2 16 (28.07%) Scala
3 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.53%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) PHP
5 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.77%) Python
6 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.26%) Groovy
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
1 2 (3.51%) PowerHA
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) vRealize
4 1 (1.75%) Grafana
4 1 (1.75%) Kibana
4 1 (1.75%) logstash
4 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Cisco
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) F5
3 6 (10.53%) VMware
4 5 (8.77%) Palo Alto
4 5 (8.77%) Sitecore
5 3 (5.26%) Brocade
5 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.51%) IBM
6 2 (3.51%) IDERA
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.51%) RedGate
7 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.75%) EMC
7 1 (1.75%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.75%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) Splunk