The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 396 401 365
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -36
Contract jobs citing HACMP 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.018% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.052% 0.047% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £526 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £300 £475
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
HACMP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7675 8520 7926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.57% 37.61% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5228 5976 5569
Average daily rate £465 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 162 162
Average hourly rate £19.18 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HACMP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

HACMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

HACMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HACMP Daily Rate Trend in London

HACMP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HACMP across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

HACMP Daily Rate Histogram in London

HACMP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HACMP Hourly Rate Trend in London

HACMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HACMP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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HACMP
England

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing HACMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HACMP.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) AIX
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) PowerHA
4 3 (37.50%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (37.50%) Clustering
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) NetWeaver
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (37.50%) Veritas

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing HACMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HACMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) NetWeaver
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
2 1 (12.50%) AIX Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (12.50%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) QMS
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Python
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (37.50%) PowerHA
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli NetView
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas
3 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec