The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 23 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing High Availability 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.79% 0.61% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 0.85% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
High Availability
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
143 117 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 85.12% 71.78% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 68 129
Median daily rate £400 £387 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -12.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 20
Median hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Informix
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) JPA
4 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) AccuRev
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) EclipseLink
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (20.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Route 53
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Informix
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) JasperReports
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) DbUnit
1 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) HttpUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Protractor
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Database Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 500 Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Sage Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Database Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Database Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) EclipseLink
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) ICEfaces
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) JDO
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) JTA
2 1 (20.00%) ODBC
2 1 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (20.00%) RichFaces
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Struts2
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) PLM
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) Siemens