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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 160 187 190
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +3
Contract jobs citing High Availability 322 292 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.51% 1.25% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.54% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 211 200
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+43.58% -57.83%
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
18004 18969 19001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.32% 81.18% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13177 13453 13480
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 246 239
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.18 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +14 50 £475 +5.55% 23
Osterley -2 4 £515 -2.83%
Docklands, London - 3 £430 -
Westminster - 3 £275 -
Canary Wharf +3 2 £375 -21.05%
Croydon -13 2 £425 -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Ilford - 1 - -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 297 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (36.61%) Java
3 236 (35.12%) Linux
4 178 (26.49%) TDD
5 166 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
6 143 (21.28%) Scrum
7 132 (19.64%) Python
8 126 (18.75%) REST
9 125 (18.60%) Unix
9 125 (18.60%) JavaScript
9 125 (18.60%) SQL
10 123 (18.30%) SQL Server
11 120 (17.86%) Windows
12 118 (17.56%) Finance
13 117 (17.41%) DevOps
13 117 (17.41%) BDD
14 111 (16.52%) Pair Programming
15 110 (16.37%) Web Services
15 110 (16.37%) Jenkins
16 104 (15.48%) HTML
17 103 (15.33%) Puppet
18 96 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
19 95 (14.14%) Oracle
20 94 (13.99%) OO
21 91 (13.54%) Continuous Delivery
22 88 (13.10%) Open Source
23 87 (12.95%) Clustering
24 86 (12.80%) HTTP
24 86 (12.80%) Git (software)
24 86 (12.80%) Microservices

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 42 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 38 (5.65%) Apache
3 22 (3.27%) Confluence
4 20 (2.98%) WebLogic
5 18 (2.68%) IIS
6 16 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 13 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.93%) OpenStack
8 11 (1.64%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.49%) JBoss
10 9 (1.34%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (1.19%) GlassFish
12 7 (1.04%) nginx
12 7 (1.04%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.89%) CMS
13 6 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.89%) LiveCycle
14 4 (0.60%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.60%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.04%) MS Office
3 3 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.30%) Beauchamp
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 96 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.57%) IaaS
4 23 (3.42%) PaaS
5 18 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 16 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (2.08%) GitHub
8 8 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.19%) Force.com
9 6 (0.89%) Heroku
10 4 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.60%) SaaS
11 3 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.30%) Office 365
12 2 (0.30%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (12.80%) HTTP
2 71 (10.57%) DNS
3 66 (9.82%) Firewall
4 65 (9.67%) TCP/IP
5 45 (6.70%) SAN
6 44 (6.55%) WAN
7 43 (6.40%) VPN
8 42 (6.25%) LAN
9 41 (6.10%) LDAP
10 33 (4.91%) Network Security
11 24 (3.57%) DHCP
12 19 (2.83%) VoIP
13 18 (2.68%) BGP
14 17 (2.53%) Internet
15 13 (1.93%) DMZ
15 13 (1.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 11 (1.64%) BIG-IP
16 11 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (1.64%) MPLS
16 11 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (18.30%) SQL Server
2 66 (9.82%) NoSQL
3 62 (9.23%) MySQL
4 49 (7.29%) Big Data
4 49 (7.29%) MongoDB
5 48 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 40 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 37 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
8 36 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (4.91%) Oracle Database
10 27 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 22 (3.27%) Relational Database
12 22 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (2.98%) SQL Server 2014
14 17 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (1.64%) HBase
17 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 110 (16.37%) Jenkins
2 86 (12.80%) Git (software)
3 52 (7.74%) Cucumber
4 49 (7.29%) Maven
5 48 (7.14%) Gradle
6 41 (6.10%) Hudson
7 29 (4.32%) Subversion
8 28 (4.17%) JIRA
9 27 (4.02%) Octopus Deploy
10 21 (3.13%) TeamCity
11 20 (2.98%) JUnit
12 17 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (2.08%) Mockito
13 14 (2.08%) Selenium
14 10 (1.49%) Protractor
14 10 (1.49%) SoapUI
14 10 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (1.34%) Moq
15 9 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
16 8 (1.19%) JProfiler
General
1 118 (17.56%) Finance
2 45 (6.70%) Banking
3 24 (3.57%) Front Office
4 18 (2.68%) Marketing
5 16 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.08%) Games
6 14 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.93%) Retail
8 10 (1.49%) Legal
9 9 (1.34%) Publishing
10 6 (0.89%) Back Office
11 5 (0.74%) Advertising
12 4 (0.60%) Electronics
12 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.45%) Billing
13 3 (0.45%) Law
14 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 253 (37.65%) Developer
2 70 (10.42%) Java Developer
3 63 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 59 (8.78%) Administrator
5 49 (7.29%) DBA
6 44 (6.55%) Scala Developer
7 43 (6.40%) JavaScript Developer
8 41 (6.10%) Agile Developer
9 40 (5.95%) Architect
10 38 (5.65%) Senior Developer
11 32 (4.76%) SQL DBA
12 31 (4.61%) AWS Engineer
13 29 (4.32%) Big Data Developer
13 29 (4.32%) C# Developer
14 27 (4.02%) Network Engineer
14 27 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
15 25 (3.72%) Consultant
16 23 (3.42%) .NET Developer
17 21 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
17 21 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (18.75%) REST
2 110 (16.37%) Web Services
3 104 (15.48%) HTML
4 70 (10.42%) CSS
5 64 (9.52%) .NET
5 64 (9.52%) RESTful
6 60 (8.93%) Spring
7 58 (8.63%) AngularJS
8 54 (8.04%) XML
9 53 (7.89%) spray
10 50 (7.44%) Node.js
11 46 (6.85%) Middleware
12 45 (6.70%) HTML5
13 39 (5.80%) CSS3
14 37 (5.51%) Akka
15 35 (5.21%) Play Framework
16 33 (4.91%) SOAP
17 31 (4.61%) ASP.NET
18 28 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 28 (4.17%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (12.95%) Clustering
2 47 (6.99%) Replication
3 43 (6.40%) Data Centre
4 41 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.46%) Public Cloud
6 28 (4.17%) User Experience
7 22 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 18 (2.68%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.93%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 12 (1.79%) Equities
10 12 (1.79%) Private Cloud
11 11 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.64%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.34%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.34%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.04%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.04%) Blog
13 7 (1.04%) Streaming Media
14 6 (0.89%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 236 (35.12%) Linux
2 125 (18.60%) Unix
3 120 (17.86%) Windows
4 57 (8.48%) Windows Server
5 45 (6.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (3.42%) AIX
9 20 (2.98%) CentOS
10 18 (2.68%) Solaris
11 12 (1.79%) Ubuntu
12 10 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.89%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.74%) Android
14 5 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.74%) VMS
15 4 (0.60%) Debian
15 4 (0.60%) Fedora
15 4 (0.60%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (26.49%) TDD
3 166 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
4 143 (21.28%) Scrum
5 117 (17.41%) BDD
5 117 (17.41%) DevOps
6 111 (16.52%) Pair Programming
7 94 (13.99%) OO
8 91 (13.54%) Continuous Delivery
9 88 (13.10%) Open Source
10 86 (12.80%) Microservices
11 77 (11.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 76 (11.31%) Kanban
13 72 (10.71%) Low Latency
14 57 (8.48%) ITIL
15 52 (7.74%) Automated Testing
15 52 (7.74%) Migration
16 50 (7.44%) Multithreading
17 49 (7.29%) Software Engineering
18 46 (6.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 246 (36.61%) Java
2 132 (19.64%) Python
3 125 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 125 (18.60%) SQL
4 73 (10.86%) Scala
5 68 (10.12%) Perl
6 61 (9.08%) Bash Shell
7 60 (8.93%) C#
8 58 (8.63%) Ruby
9 44 (6.55%) PowerShell
10 38 (5.65%) PHP
11 26 (3.87%) T-SQL
12 23 (3.42%) C++
12 23 (3.42%) ES6
13 20 (2.98%) C
14 14 (2.08%) Go
14 14 (2.08%) Groovy
15 12 (1.79%) Apex Code
15 12 (1.79%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.79%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 53 (7.89%) Degree
2 23 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (3.27%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.53%) CCNP
5 11 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.34%) CCNA
7 7 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (0.89%) ISEB
8 6 (0.89%) OCP
8 6 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.74%) MCSE
9 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.60%) CCSE
10 4 (0.60%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.60%) ISACA
10 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.60%) RHCE
10 4 (0.60%) SANS
11 3 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.46%) QA
2 19 (2.83%) SLA
3 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.30%) COBIT
5 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 80 (11.90%) Docker
2 71 (10.57%) Active Directory
3 46 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (2.08%) KVM
6 13 (1.93%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.79%) RHEV
8 11 (1.64%) NFS
8 11 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.64%) vSphere
9 10 (1.49%) GlusterFS
9 10 (1.49%) HDFS
10 9 (1.34%) GFS2
10 9 (1.34%) OCFS2
11 7 (1.04%) iptables
11 7 (1.04%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.89%) vCloud
13 5 (0.74%) Postfix
13 5 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 103 (15.33%) Puppet
2 48 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (5.21%) Ansible
4 25 (3.72%) Nagios
5 21 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
6 13 (1.93%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (1.64%) CFEngine
8 10 (1.49%) Control-M
8 10 (1.49%) Kubernetes
9 9 (1.34%) HAProxy
9 9 (1.34%) SELinux
9 9 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 8 (1.19%) ZABBIX
11 7 (1.04%) Mesos
12 6 (0.89%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.89%) Graphite
12 6 (0.89%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 6 (0.89%) SCOM
13 5 (0.74%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 95 (14.14%) Oracle
2 84 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 63 (9.38%) VMware
4 56 (8.33%) Cisco
5 55 (8.18%) Red Hat
6 30 (4.46%) F5
6 30 (4.46%) HP
7 29 (4.32%) Citrix
7 29 (4.32%) IBM
8 16 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 16 (2.38%) Informatica
8 16 (2.38%) TOWER Software
9 15 (2.23%) Dell
10 14 (2.08%) EMC
10 14 (2.08%) Splunk
11 12 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.34%) Adobe
13 8 (1.19%) Akamai
13 8 (1.19%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 7 (1.04%) Atlassian
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £850 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
iKas International
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day +
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
KEYRESOURCE
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 26 days ago