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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 71 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing High Availability 35 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.93% 1.12% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 1.45% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 2
Average daily rate £425 £384 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -36.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+49.09% -19.11%
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
1483 1106 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.84% 77.45% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 669 479
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 11 £425 - 1
High Availability
North West

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 37 (54.41%) Java
3 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (45.59%) TDD
5 30 (44.12%) XML
6 29 (42.65%) HTTP
6 29 (42.65%) Scala
7 28 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (41.18%) RESTful
7 28 (41.18%) REST
7 28 (41.18%) Web Services
8 27 (39.71%) Scrum
9 25 (36.76%) NoSQL
9 25 (36.76%) JSON
10 17 (25.00%) Linux
11 15 (22.06%) BDD
12 14 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
14 10 (14.71%) QA
14 10 (14.71%) Oracle
14 10 (14.71%) Finance
15 8 (11.76%) Degree
16 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
16 7 (10.29%) ETL
16 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
17 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
17 6 (8.82%) .NET
17 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
17 6 (8.82%) Legal

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing High Availability 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 High Availability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
Cloud Services
1 28 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.65%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) DNS
2 2 (2.94%) LDAP
2 2 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) 802.11
3 1 (1.47%) BGP
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.47%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) IPv6
3 1 (1.47%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) MPLS
3 1 (1.47%) Multicast
3 1 (1.47%) Network Security
3 1 (1.47%) OSPF
3 1 (1.47%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.47%) VLAN
3 1 (1.47%) WAN
3 1 (1.47%) Wireless
3 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.76%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.47%) DB2
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) JIRA
1 6 (8.82%) Selenium
2 5 (7.35%) JUnit
3 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.88%) Gradle
3 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.88%) Maven
4 3 (4.41%) Appium
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) tSQLt
5 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Games
2 6 (8.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Scala Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) DBA
7 4 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Java Scala Software Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Scala Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) XML
2 28 (41.18%) REST
2 28 (41.18%) RESTful
2 28 (41.18%) Web Services
3 25 (36.76%) JSON
4 6 (8.82%) .NET
5 4 (5.88%) XSLT
6 3 (4.41%) HTML
7 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.94%) CSS
7 2 (2.94%) CSS3
7 2 (2.94%) HTML5
7 2 (2.94%) jQuery
7 2 (2.94%) Middleware
7 2 (2.94%) Modernizr
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.47%) React
8 1 (1.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Clustering
2 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Replication
4 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Unix
3 3 (4.41%) Solaris
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) AIX
5 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) TDD
3 27 (39.71%) Scrum
4 15 (22.06%) BDD
5 14 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.29%) ETL
8 6 (8.82%) DevOps
8 6 (8.82%) Load Balancing
8 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Automated Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Defect Management
9 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.35%) Functional Testing
9 5 (7.35%) QA Automation
9 5 (7.35%) Regression Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 37 (54.41%) Java
3 29 (42.65%) Scala
4 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.41%) C#
5 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.94%) Perl
6 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) HND
2 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.47%) CCNA
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.94%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Puppet
2 3 (4.41%) Ansible
2 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.47%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Informatica
3 3 (4.41%) Cisco
3 3 (4.41%) HP
3 3 (4.41%) Telerik
4 2 (2.94%) Citrix
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.94%) Veritas
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.47%) SmartStream
Salford, Lancashire
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Rate: £350 - £575 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 27 days ago