The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 81 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing High Availability 23 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.30% 0.66% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.87% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 5
Median daily rate £413 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £198 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £470 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.49% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+43.58% -51.25%
High Availability
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1431 1143 965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.98% 75.85% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 688 514
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 33
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% -28.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 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
Stockport - 11 £475 -
Salford - 1 - -
High Availability
North West

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Java
3 27 (44.26%) XML
4 25 (40.98%) REST
5 24 (39.34%) JSON
5 24 (39.34%) HTTP
6 23 (37.70%) Linux
6 23 (37.70%) Apache
7 17 (27.87%) Scrum
8 16 (26.23%) JDBC
8 16 (26.23%) Microservices
9 15 (24.59%) Oracle
9 15 (24.59%) IBM
9 15 (24.59%) Middleware
10 14 (22.95%) TDD
10 14 (22.95%) Unix
10 14 (22.95%) Tomcat
10 14 (22.95%) MySQL
10 14 (22.95%) Open Source
11 13 (21.31%) Apache Camel
11 13 (21.31%) JBoss
11 13 (21.31%) SOA
11 13 (21.31%) ActiveMQ
12 12 (19.67%) Clustering
12 12 (19.67%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (19.67%) SOAP
12 12 (19.67%) SQL
12 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (19.67%) RESTful
12 12 (19.67%) Scala

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 23 (37.70%) Apache
2 14 (22.95%) Tomcat
3 13 (21.31%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.64%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.64%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) Office 365
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
4 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) MySQL
2 12 (19.67%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (18.03%) Hadoop
3 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
4 9 (14.75%) DB2
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.64%) Redis
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Hudson
1 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Ant
3 1 (1.64%) Appium
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) JUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.48%) Banking
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Electronics
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Unix Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Scala Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Administrator
5 4 (6.56%) Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (6.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Agile Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Azure Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) XML
2 25 (40.98%) REST
3 24 (39.34%) JSON
4 16 (26.23%) JDBC
5 15 (24.59%) Middleware
6 13 (21.31%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (21.31%) Apache Camel
7 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
7 12 (19.67%) RESTful
7 12 (19.67%) SOAP
8 11 (18.03%) Spring
8 11 (18.03%) Web Services
9 3 (4.92%) J2EE
9 3 (4.92%) JMS
10 2 (3.28%) .NET
10 2 (3.28%) CSS
10 2 (3.28%) CSS3
10 2 (3.28%) HTML
10 2 (3.28%) HTML5
10 2 (3.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Clustering
2 5 (8.20%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.28%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Life Science
4 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.70%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) Unix
3 3 (4.92%) AIX
4 2 (3.28%) Windows
5 1 (1.64%) CentOS
5 1 (1.64%) Debian
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) Scrum
3 16 (26.23%) Microservices
4 14 (22.95%) Open Source
4 14 (22.95%) TDD
5 13 (21.31%) SOA
6 9 (14.75%) Front End Development
7 6 (9.84%) DevOps
7 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.20%) BDD
8 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.20%) ITIL
8 5 (8.20%) Kanban
8 5 (8.20%) Release Management
8 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.56%) Low Latency
10 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.92%) SDLC
10 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) Java
2 12 (19.67%) Scala
2 12 (19.67%) SQL
3 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.28%) C
4 2 (3.28%) C++
4 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) Jython
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
1 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.64%) HND
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) COBIT
1 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.28%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.20%) Puppet
2 5 (8.20%) Salt
3 1 (1.64%) Pacemaker
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) IBM
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) HP