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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 58 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing High Availability 53 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.58% 1.90% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 2.21% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 16
Median daily rate £400 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £292 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+43.58% -51.25%
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
1304 1314 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 87.99% 85.99% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 977 693
Median daily rate £425 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.25 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £175.00 £77.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 44 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.18%) Games
3 27 (34.62%) PHP
4 26 (33.33%) Python
5 24 (30.77%) Linux
5 24 (30.77%) Java
6 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
6 23 (29.49%) RabbitMQ
6 23 (29.49%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (20.51%) Windows
8 13 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 13 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (16.67%) TDD
9 11 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (14.10%) Firewall
9 11 (14.10%) .NET
9 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET
9 11 (14.10%) QA
10 10 (12.82%) Open Source
10 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
10 10 (12.82%) SQL
11 9 (11.54%) Clustering
11 9 (11.54%) Windows Server
12 8 (10.26%) VMware
12 8 (10.26%) CMS
12 8 (10.26%) Workflow
12 8 (10.26%) N-Tier
12 8 (10.26%) Cisco
12 8 (10.26%) Visualisation
12 8 (10.26%) 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 (10.26%) CMS
1 8 (10.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) GitHub
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) Firewall
2 7 (8.97%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (7.69%) FWSM
3 6 (7.69%) Internet
4 5 (6.41%) BGP
4 5 (6.41%) EIGRP
4 5 (6.41%) MPLS
4 5 (6.41%) OSPF
4 5 (6.41%) SAN
5 4 (5.13%) HSRP
5 4 (5.13%) VPN
5 4 (5.13%) VRRP
6 2 (2.56%) HTTP
7 1 (1.28%) DNS
7 1 (1.28%) Intranet
7 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.28%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) MySQL
2 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.13%) Informix
4 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.85%) Redis
6 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.56%) Big Data
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.85%) JUnit
1 3 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.56%) Geb
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) Hudson
2 2 (2.56%) Mockito
2 2 (2.56%) Spock
3 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.28%) Gradle
3 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (37.18%) Games
2 8 (10.26%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) French Language
4 1 (1.28%) German Language
4 1 (1.28%) iGaming
4 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 17 (21.79%) Python Developer
4 16 (20.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (15.38%) PHP Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Sitecore Developer
7 6 (7.69%) DBA
7 6 (7.69%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Administrator
8 4 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.13%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.13%) Web Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Scala Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.49%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (14.10%) .NET
2 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.69%) REST
4 5 (6.41%) HTML
4 5 (6.41%) HTML5
4 5 (6.41%) RESTful
5 4 (5.13%) jQuery
6 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.85%) Entity Framework
6 3 (3.85%) Node.js
6 3 (3.85%) React
7 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.56%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.56%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.56%) Grails
7 2 (2.56%) Spring
7 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) Clustering
3 8 (10.26%) N-Tier
3 8 (10.26%) Visualisation
4 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.69%) Cryptography
6 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.56%) Replication
8 1 (1.28%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.28%) CMDB
8 1 (1.28%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.28%) RIA
8 1 (1.28%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.28%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Linux
2 16 (20.51%) Windows
3 9 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.13%) Unix
6 2 (2.56%) AIX
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 13 (16.67%) TDD
3 11 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (12.82%) Open Source
5 8 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (10.26%) Workflow
6 7 (8.97%) Low Latency
6 7 (8.97%) Microservices
6 7 (8.97%) MVC
7 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.69%) DevOps
7 6 (7.69%) Release Management
7 6 (7.69%) Scrum
8 5 (6.41%) BDD
8 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.41%) Web Operations
9 4 (5.13%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) PHP
2 26 (33.33%) Python
3 24 (30.77%) Java
4 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.82%) SQL
6 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.41%) Perl
9 4 (5.13%) Scala
10 3 (3.85%) C#
10 3 (3.85%) Groovy
11 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) CCNP
1 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.56%) CCIE
3 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.28%) CCDE
4 1 (1.28%) CCNA
4 1 (1.28%) CCSP
4 1 (1.28%) CISSP
4 1 (1.28%) MCITP
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) VMware ESX
1 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.85%) vCloud
3 2 (2.56%) Docker
3 2 (2.56%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) Graphite
2 2 (2.56%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.56%) Opsview
3 1 (1.28%) Cacti
3 1 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.28%) Grafana
3 1 (1.28%) Kibana
3 1 (1.28%) logstash
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.28%) Nagios
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Cisco
1 8 (10.26%) Sitecore
1 8 (10.26%) VMware
2 7 (8.97%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) IBM
5 2 (2.56%) F5
5 2 (2.56%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.56%) Veritas
6 1 (1.28%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.28%) EMC
6 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.28%) Genesys
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.28%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.28%) Splunk
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