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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 82 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing High Availability 24 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.29% 0.68% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.88% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
Median daily rate £419 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.85% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £224 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £860 £458 £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -32.14%
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
1500 1246 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.56% 76.82% 73.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 760 522
Median daily rate £405 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -17.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) Apache
3 22 (40.00%) Java
4 20 (36.36%) Linux
4 20 (36.36%) XML
4 20 (36.36%) REST
5 18 (32.73%) HTTP
5 18 (32.73%) JSON
6 16 (29.09%) Microservices
6 16 (29.09%) JDBC
7 15 (27.27%) Oracle
7 15 (27.27%) IBM
7 15 (27.27%) Middleware
8 14 (25.45%) SOA
8 14 (25.45%) MySQL
8 14 (25.45%) Unix
8 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
8 14 (25.45%) Apache Camel
9 13 (23.64%) JBoss
9 13 (23.64%) ActiveMQ
10 12 (21.82%) Spring
10 12 (21.82%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (21.82%) Scrum
10 12 (21.82%) SOAP
10 12 (21.82%) Open Source
11 11 (20.00%) Hadoop
11 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (20.00%) Clustering
12 10 (18.18%) Red Hat

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 (41.82%) Apache
2 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
3 13 (23.64%) JBoss
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) Office 365
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) HTTP
2 3 (5.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) Intranet
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) MySQL
2 12 (21.82%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (16.36%) DB2
5 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.82%) Redis
7 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.09%) Hudson
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Ant
4 1 (1.82%) Appium
4 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 7 (12.73%) Banking
2 6 (10.91%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.64%) Electronics
5 2 (3.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Games
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (7.27%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Scala Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) AIX Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) REST
1 20 (36.36%) XML
2 18 (32.73%) JSON
3 16 (29.09%) JDBC
4 15 (27.27%) Middleware
5 14 (25.45%) Apache Camel
6 13 (23.64%) ActiveMQ
7 12 (21.82%) SOAP
7 12 (21.82%) Spring
8 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.91%) RESTful
9 6 (10.91%) Web Services
10 3 (5.45%) J2EE
10 3 (5.45%) JMS
11 2 (3.64%) CSS
11 2 (3.64%) CSS3
11 2 (3.64%) HTML
11 2 (3.64%) HTML5
12 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Life Science
4 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) AIX
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Debian
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) Microservices
3 14 (25.45%) SOA
4 12 (21.82%) Open Source
4 12 (21.82%) Scrum
5 9 (16.36%) Front End Development
5 9 (16.36%) TDD
6 6 (10.91%) DevOps
7 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.09%) ITIL
7 5 (9.09%) Kanban
7 5 (9.09%) Release Management
8 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.45%) BDD
9 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.45%) SDLC
10 2 (3.64%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) Java
2 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.73%) SQL
4 5 (9.09%) Scala
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) Jython
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.82%) HND
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) COBIT
1 5 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Docker
2 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.09%) Puppet
2 5 (9.09%) Salt
3 1 (1.82%) Pacemaker
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) IBM
1 15 (27.27%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) HP