The table below looks at the statistics for PowerHA 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 PowerHA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM PowerHA
Rank 404 414 377
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -37
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.041% 0.019%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.46% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£355 £413 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £413 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £513 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1990 2196 1757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.63% 9.05% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1375 1018
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 122 216
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

PowerHA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PowerHA Jobs Demand Trend in London

PowerHA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PowerHA Daily Rate Trend in London

PowerHA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerHA across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PowerHA Daily Rate Histogram in London

PowerHA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PowerHA 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 PowerHA.

1 11 (100.00%) AIX
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) SAP
3 9 (81.82%) EMC
3 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 9 (81.82%) HACMP
3 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (81.82%) High Availability
3 9 (81.82%) WAN Optimisation
3 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
3 9 (81.82%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (81.82%) Network Load Balancing
4 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (63.64%) NetApp
6 6 (54.55%) NetWeaver
6 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (54.55%) Oracle
6 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 6 (54.55%) Business Objects
6 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
6 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (45.45%) Release Management
7 5 (45.45%) Service Management
7 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management

PowerHA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PowerHA 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 PowerHA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) SSH
3 2 (18.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 5 (45.45%) SAP HANA
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
2 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (54.55%) SAP Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Storage Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) HACMP
2 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) AIX
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (81.82%) High Availability
1 9 (81.82%) WAN Optimisation
1 9 (81.82%) Requirements Analysis
1 9 (81.82%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (45.45%) Release Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
3 4 (36.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) QMS
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) SAP
2 9 (81.82%) EMC
3 7 (63.64%) NetApp
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) Business Objects