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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 27 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing High Availability 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.51% 1.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £383 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+29.13% +10.43%
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
171 161 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 87.69% 82.99% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 93 119
Median daily rate £425 £396 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) PLM
1 1 (100.00%) Teamcenter
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 500 Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PLM
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens