The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 363 348 340
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing High Availability 40 47 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 32
Average daily rate
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£430 £468 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.02% +1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £322 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £534 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £570
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -38.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.52%
High Availability
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in London

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in London

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in London

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in London

High Availability
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 High Availability within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +18 17 £450 +12.71% 4
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 36 (36.00%) Oracle
2 34 (34.00%) Finance
3 31 (31.00%) SQL
4 29 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (28.00%) Oracle Database
6 25 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
7 24 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (21.00%) IBM
8 21 (21.00%) Java
8 21 (21.00%) Linux
9 20 (20.00%) Replication
9 20 (20.00%) VMware
9 20 (20.00%) Clustering
9 20 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
11 18 (18.00%) WebLogic
11 18 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
14 14 (14.00%) Configuration Management
14 14 (14.00%) UNIX
14 14 (14.00%) Migration
14 14 (14.00%) WebSphere
15 13 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (13.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (13.00%) Banking
15 13 (13.00%) Windows
15 13 (13.00%) Bash Shell
16 12 (12.00%) Data Guard
16 12 (12.00%) HTML

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing High Availability 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 High Availability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (18.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (14.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (4.00%) Node.js
4 4 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.00%) Apache
4 4 (4.00%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.00%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.00%) Jetty
6 1 (1.00%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.00%) CICS
6 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
6 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.00%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (2.00%) ResourceLink
4 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.00%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.00%) SAN
2 8 (8.00%) Internet
3 7 (7.00%) DNS
3 7 (7.00%) LDAP
4 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.00%) SSL
5 3 (3.00%) LAN
5 3 (3.00%) WAN
6 2 (2.00%) NAS
7 1 (1.00%) IMAP
7 1 (1.00%) Network Security
7 1 (1.00%) SSH
7 1 (1.00%) IPsec
7 1 (1.00%) SNMP
7 1 (1.00%) VPN
7 1 (1.00%) DHCP
7 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.00%) InfiniBand
7 1 (1.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (13.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (11.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 10 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (9.00%) Big Data
8 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
10 6 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (6.00%) OLTP
11 5 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (5.00%) DB2
11 5 (5.00%) TKPROF
11 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (4.00%) SAP HANA
12 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Subversion
2 6 (6.00%) Mercurial
2 6 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.00%) JIRA
3 5 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.00%) Psake
4 2 (2.00%) JUnit
4 2 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (34.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.00%) French Language
7 1 (1.00%) German Language
7 1 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (24.00%) Developer
1 24 (24.00%) DBA
2 16 (16.00%) SQL DBA
3 14 (14.00%) Architect
4 12 (12.00%) Administrator
5 10 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (6.00%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) WebCenter Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Scala Developer
9 5 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Development Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) HTML
2 11 (11.00%) Web Services
3 10 (10.00%) Middleware
4 8 (8.00%) RESTful
4 8 (8.00%) .NET
4 8 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (7.00%) J2EE
5 7 (7.00%) XML
6 6 (6.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (5.00%) Spring
7 5 (5.00%) Oracle ADF
7 5 (5.00%) XML Schema
7 5 (5.00%) XSD
7 5 (5.00%) XSLT
7 5 (5.00%) Akka
7 5 (5.00%) JPA
7 5 (5.00%) WebCenter
8 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (4.00%) JSF
9 3 (3.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.00%) Replication
1 20 (20.00%) Clustering
2 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.00%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.00%) W3C
5 3 (3.00%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (3.00%) Open Source
5 3 (3.00%) DataPower
6 1 (1.00%) Statistics
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.00%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) VSAM
6 1 (1.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) AS400
6 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.00%) Linux
2 14 (14.00%) UNIX
3 13 (13.00%) Windows
4 10 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.00%) AIX
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.00%) Solaris
8 3 (3.00%) zOS
8 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.00%) Debian
10 1 (1.00%) HPUX
10 1 (1.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (14.00%) Configuration Management
4 14 (14.00%) Migration
5 12 (12.00%) ITIL
5 12 (12.00%) SOA
5 12 (12.00%) Scrum
6 11 (11.00%) Analytics
7 10 (10.00%) Project Management
7 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (9.00%) TDD
8 9 (9.00%) ETL
8 9 (9.00%) OOD
8 9 (9.00%) OO
9 8 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (8.00%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.00%) Benchmarking
11 6 (6.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) SQL
2 21 (21.00%) Java
3 13 (13.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (9.00%) Python
5 7 (7.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.00%) C#
6 6 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.00%) Ruby
7 5 (5.00%) XPath
7 5 (5.00%) Scala
7 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.00%) Perl
8 4 (4.00%) C
8 4 (4.00%) ABAP
9 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.00%) VBA
10 2 (2.00%) R
11 1 (1.00%) Haskell
11 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (6.00%) MCITP
4 5 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.00%) OCP
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (3.00%) RHCT
6 3 (3.00%) MCP
7 2 (2.00%) MCSE
7 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.00%) IBM Certification
8 1 (1.00%) MCSA
8 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) QA
2 6 (6.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.00%) SLA
4 1 (1.00%) CDISC
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.00%) vSphere
3 6 (6.00%) OCFS2
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 6 (6.00%) GlusterFS
3 6 (6.00%) GFS2
4 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.00%) NFS
5 3 (3.00%) KVM
6 2 (2.00%) Varnish
6 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.00%) RHEV
6 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.00%) Samba
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.00%) vCloud
7 1 (1.00%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) Data Guard
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle Flashback
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (9.00%) Puppet
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (5.00%) Tivoli
4 5 (5.00%) SELinux
5 3 (3.00%) SCOM
6 1 (1.00%) SCCM
6 1 (1.00%) Nagios
6 1 (1.00%) vMotion
6 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 36 (36.00%) Oracle
2 21 (21.00%) IBM
3 20 (20.00%) VMware
4 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (9.00%) HP
6 7 (7.00%) Remedy
7 6 (6.00%) Dell
8 5 (5.00%) Cisco
9 4 (4.00%) SAP
9 4 (4.00%) Business Objects
9 4 (4.00%) Sybase
9 4 (4.00%) Informatica
9 4 (4.00%) EMC
10 3 (3.00%) Intel
10 3 (3.00%) Mercator
11 2 (2.00%) New Relic
11 2 (2.00%) ILOG
11 2 (2.00%) Epicor
11 2 (2.00%) Google
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