The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 80 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing HACMP 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 0.99% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 4.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate
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£228 £219 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £250 £425
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 -
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -
HACMP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
334 253 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 25.17% 20.82% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 142 144
Average daily rate £370 £343 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +7.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 30
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £25.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -34.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.52 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.56 £20.67 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HACMP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HACMP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HACMP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

HACMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HACMP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

HACMP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) DLPAR
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) LPAR
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) DLPAR
2 2 (66.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM