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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
England / London
Rank 155 184 190
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Contract jobs citing High Availability 300 288 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.55% 1.34% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.58% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 232 177
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £376 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £22.38 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £42.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.76% +29.23%

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
16467 18222 17587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.00% 84.99% 82.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11922 13052 12521
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 219 209
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 54 £550 +4.76% 18
Croydon - 5 - - 1
Canary Wharf +3 4 £675 +40.62%
Harrow +1 1 £438 -0.84%
Hounslow - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £218 -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 308 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (35.51%) Java
3 238 (34.49%) Amazon AWS
4 232 (33.62%) Linux
5 221 (32.03%) DevOps
6 200 (28.99%) Python
7 188 (27.25%) TDD
8 150 (21.74%) Finance
9 138 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 136 (19.71%) Scrum
11 133 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
12 122 (17.68%) JavaScript
13 121 (17.54%) Jenkins
14 118 (17.10%) Open Source
15 116 (16.81%) BDD
16 112 (16.23%) Puppet
17 111 (16.09%) Ansible
17 111 (16.09%) Web Services
18 109 (15.80%) SQL
19 108 (15.65%) Unix
20 103 (14.93%) Low Latency
21 100 (14.49%) Microservices
21 100 (14.49%) RESTful
22 98 (14.20%) SQL Server
23 95 (13.77%) Git (software)
24 91 (13.19%) Docker
25 88 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
26 87 (12.61%) Windows
26 87 (12.61%) Migration
27 82 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 51 (7.39%) Confluence
2 44 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (3.04%) Apache
4 20 (2.90%) IIS
5 18 (2.61%) MS Exchange
6 16 (2.32%) Cloud Foundry
7 15 (2.17%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.74%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.74%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.45%) Apache Pig
10 9 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (1.30%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.16%) CMS
11 8 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.16%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.01%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (0.87%) nginx
14 3 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.29%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 20 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) MS Project
2 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 238 (34.49%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 55 (7.97%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (5.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 34 (4.93%) PaaS
7 22 (3.19%) IaaS
8 15 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (1.88%) Datadog
10 11 (1.59%) GitHub
11 10 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (1.30%) Slack
13 8 (1.16%) Amazon S3
13 8 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (1.16%) SaaS
14 7 (1.01%) Office 365
15 6 (0.87%) OpenShift
15 6 (0.87%) Route 53
16 5 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
17 3 (0.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 80 (11.59%) HTTP
2 74 (10.72%) Firewall
3 48 (6.96%) TCP/IP
4 42 (6.09%) DNS
5 39 (5.65%) SAN
6 34 (4.93%) Internet
7 30 (4.35%) MQTT
7 30 (4.35%) RTSP
7 30 (4.35%) SSL
8 29 (4.20%) VPN
9 28 (4.06%) WAN
10 24 (3.48%) Network Security
11 20 (2.90%) LAN
12 17 (2.46%) VLAN
13 15 (2.17%) DHCP
14 14 (2.03%) MPLS
15 10 (1.45%) Multicast
16 9 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (1.16%) LDAP
17 8 (1.16%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 70 (10.14%) MongoDB
3 64 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
4 55 (7.97%) Hadoop
5 54 (7.83%) NoSQL
6 53 (7.68%) Amazon RDS
7 46 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 44 (6.38%) Big Data
9 35 (5.07%) MySQL
10 23 (3.33%) RDBMS
11 20 (2.90%) Oracle Database
12 14 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (2.03%) Redis
13 13 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (1.74%) Apache Hive
15 10 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
16 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 8 (1.16%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 121 (17.54%) Jenkins
2 95 (13.77%) Git (software)
3 66 (9.57%) JIRA
4 54 (7.83%) Cucumber
5 45 (6.52%) Subversion
6 22 (3.19%) JUnit
7 21 (3.04%) TeamCity
8 19 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (2.61%) Maven
10 17 (2.46%) Mercurial
11 16 (2.32%) Hudson
11 16 (2.32%) Zephyr
12 14 (2.03%) Mockito
13 13 (1.88%) Bazaar
14 11 (1.59%) Gradle
14 11 (1.59%) Selenium
14 11 (1.59%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.16%) Ant
15 8 (1.16%) Eclipse
15 8 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 150 (21.74%) Finance
2 50 (7.25%) Banking
3 24 (3.48%) Financial Institution
4 23 (3.33%) Front Office
4 23 (3.33%) Retail
5 15 (2.17%) Marketing
5 15 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.88%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.74%) Games
8 11 (1.59%) Electronics
8 11 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.45%) Law
10 8 (1.16%) Legal
11 6 (0.87%) Publishing
12 5 (0.72%) Back Office
13 2 (0.29%) Advertising
13 2 (0.29%) Billing
14 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 228 (33.04%) Developer
2 98 (14.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 91 (13.19%) Java Developer
4 62 (8.99%) AWS Engineer
5 61 (8.84%) Architect
6 58 (8.41%) AWS DevOps
7 57 (8.26%) Senior Developer
8 43 (6.23%) Administrator
9 35 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 35 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
10 34 (4.93%) C++ Developer
11 33 (4.78%) DBA
12 30 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
13 28 (4.06%) Agile Developer
14 25 (3.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 24 (3.48%) Agile Java Developer
16 23 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
17 21 (3.04%) Consultant
18 20 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
18 20 (2.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (16.09%) Web Services
2 100 (14.49%) RESTful
3 79 (11.45%) HTML
4 68 (9.86%) Node.js
5 67 (9.71%) CSS
6 61 (8.84%) JSON
7 56 (8.12%) AngularJS
8 53 (7.68%) REST
9 52 (7.54%) .NET
10 38 (5.51%) Spring
11 37 (5.36%) Kafka
12 36 (5.22%) Elastic Stack
13 35 (5.07%) Middleware
14 34 (4.93%) Protocol Buffers
15 33 (4.78%) HTML5
15 33 (4.78%) React
16 31 (4.49%) J2EE
16 31 (4.49%) XML
17 29 (4.20%) ASP.NET
18 27 (3.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 74 (10.72%) Public Cloud
2 43 (6.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 42 (6.09%) Clustering
4 36 (5.22%) Video on Demand
5 35 (5.07%) User Experience
6 32 (4.64%) Data Centre
7 30 (4.35%) iPad
8 28 (4.06%) Algorithms
8 28 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (3.33%) Replication
10 19 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
11 18 (2.61%) N-Tier
12 16 (2.32%) iPhone
13 14 (2.03%) Computer Science
13 14 (2.03%) RIA
13 14 (2.03%) Streaming Video
14 12 (1.74%) Fixed Income
15 11 (1.59%) Equities
16 9 (1.30%) EMC VMAX
16 9 (1.30%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 232 (33.62%) Linux
2 108 (15.65%) Unix
3 87 (12.61%) Windows
4 38 (5.51%) Windows Server
5 37 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (2.75%) Apple iOS
9 17 (2.46%) AIX
10 15 (2.17%) Solaris
10 15 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.88%) CentOS
12 7 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.87%) Android
13 6 (0.87%) SUSE
14 4 (0.58%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.58%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (32.03%) DevOps
3 188 (27.25%) TDD
4 138 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 136 (19.71%) Scrum
6 118 (17.10%) Open Source
7 116 (16.81%) BDD
8 103 (14.93%) Low Latency
9 100 (14.49%) Microservices
10 87 (12.61%) Migration
11 82 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 79 (11.45%) Configuration Management
13 73 (10.58%) Pair Programming
14 71 (10.29%) Continuous Delivery
15 70 (10.14%) E-Commerce
16 68 (9.86%) Load Balancing
17 61 (8.84%) Software Engineering
18 59 (8.55%) Kanban
19 52 (7.54%) OO
20 40 (5.80%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 245 (35.51%) Java
2 200 (28.99%) Python
3 122 (17.68%) JavaScript
4 109 (15.80%) SQL
5 74 (10.72%) Ruby
6 52 (7.54%) C
6 52 (7.54%) Perl
7 45 (6.52%) C#
8 42 (6.09%) Bash Shell
9 39 (5.65%) C++
10 34 (4.93%) Scala
11 27 (3.91%) PowerShell
12 23 (3.33%) Go
13 17 (2.46%) Apple Swift
13 17 (2.46%) Objective-C
14 14 (2.03%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.88%) ES6
16 11 (1.59%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.30%) T-SQL
18 8 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 37 (5.36%) Degree
3 27 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (1.88%) CCNP
6 11 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.30%) CCNA
8 7 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (1.01%) CCIE
9 4 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.58%) MCITP
9 4 (0.58%) MCP
9 4 (0.58%) MCSE
9 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.29%) JNCIP
10 2 (0.29%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.29%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.36%) QA
2 29 (4.20%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.17%) SLA
4 12 (1.74%) MiFID
5 5 (0.72%) SDET
6 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) EMIR
7 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.14%) SEPA
7 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 91 (13.19%) Docker
2 58 (8.41%) Active Directory
3 55 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (2.03%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.74%) vSphere
7 10 (1.45%) GPFS
7 10 (1.45%) HDFS
7 10 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (1.45%) VMware ESX
8 9 (1.30%) GFS2
8 9 (1.30%) GlusterFS
8 9 (1.30%) OCFS2
9 5 (0.72%) NFS
9 5 (0.72%) RHEV
9 5 (0.72%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.72%) vCloud
9 5 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 112 (16.23%) Puppet
2 111 (16.09%) Ansible
3 88 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (5.22%) logstash
5 34 (4.93%) Kibana
6 29 (4.20%) Salt
7 19 (2.75%) Terraform
8 14 (2.03%) Kubernetes
8 14 (2.03%) Nagios
9 12 (1.74%) Data Guard
9 12 (1.74%) Failover Clustering
10 10 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (1.30%) CFEngine
11 9 (1.30%) Graphite
11 9 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (1.30%) SELinux
12 8 (1.16%) Grafana
12 8 (1.16%) rkt
13 7 (1.01%) ITRS Geneos
13 7 (1.01%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 75 (10.87%) VMware
2 73 (10.58%) Oracle
3 57 (8.26%) Microsoft
4 55 (7.97%) Red Hat
5 34 (4.93%) Cisco
5 34 (4.93%) IBM
6 32 (4.64%) HP
7 27 (3.91%) SaltStack
8 23 (3.33%) Citrix
9 22 (3.19%) Atlassian
9 22 (3.19%) Reuters
10 18 (2.61%) Splunk
11 12 (1.74%) 3PAR
12 11 (1.59%) SAP
12 11 (1.59%) Solace
13 10 (1.45%) CommVault
13 10 (1.45%) EMC
14 9 (1.30%) CheckPoint
14 9 (1.30%) Cognizant
14 9 (1.30%) Isilon
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Central London / West End
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