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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 61 65 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Contract jobs citing High Availability 39 38 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.37% 1.95% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.45% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 8
Median daily rate £440 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £453 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.27% -10.83%
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
1394 1550 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.74% 79.61% 75.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 894 711
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 30
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Salford -10 6 £445 +7.87%
High Availability
North West

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) TDD
3 26 (55.32%) Linux
4 23 (48.94%) SQL
5 22 (46.81%) Web Services
5 22 (46.81%) BDD
6 21 (44.68%) RESTful
6 21 (44.68%) Software Engineering
7 20 (42.55%) REST
8 19 (40.43%) Scrum
8 19 (40.43%) HTTP
9 17 (36.17%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (34.04%) NoSQL
11 14 (29.79%) XML
12 13 (27.66%) JUnit
13 11 (23.40%) Node.js
13 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
13 11 (23.40%) Scala
13 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (21.28%) Java
14 10 (21.28%) JSON
15 9 (19.15%) Oracle
16 8 (17.02%) XSLT
16 8 (17.02%) MySQL
17 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
17 6 (12.77%) Twitter
17 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
18 5 (10.64%) Finance
18 5 (10.64%) Unix
18 5 (10.64%) JavaScript

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 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.51%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (2.13%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) IaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) PaaS
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) SSL
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) Intranet
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) NoSQL
2 8 (17.02%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.26%) MarkLogic
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) DB2
5 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) Redis
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) JUnit
2 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Developer
1 15 (31.91%) Software Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Scala Software Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Scala Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (4.26%) DBA
5 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Linux Support
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Server Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Unix Support
5 2 (4.26%) Unix Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) Web Services
2 21 (44.68%) RESTful
3 20 (42.55%) REST
4 14 (29.79%) XML
5 11 (23.40%) Node.js
6 10 (21.28%) JSON
7 8 (17.02%) XSLT
8 5 (10.64%) JMS
9 4 (8.51%) JDBC
10 3 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (6.38%) J2EE
10 3 (6.38%) JSP
11 2 (4.26%) .NET
11 2 (4.26%) Apache Camel
11 2 (4.26%) CSS
11 2 (4.26%) HTML
11 2 (4.26%) JPA
11 2 (4.26%) Spring
12 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.13%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) BYOD
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Solaris
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) TDD
3 22 (46.81%) BDD
4 21 (44.68%) Software Engineering
5 19 (40.43%) Scrum
6 17 (36.17%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.51%) API Development
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (6.38%) ITIL
9 3 (6.38%) OO
9 3 (6.38%) Open Source
10 2 (4.26%) Change Management
10 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.26%) Data Management
10 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (4.26%) Migration
10 2 (4.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) Scala
3 10 (21.28%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) NFS
2 1 (2.13%) Varnish
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Twitter
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) FatWire
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Informatica
5 1 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
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