The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 55 73 53
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Contract jobs citing High Availability 9 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.45% 0.48% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.60% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.73% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £34.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +18.26%
High Availability
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
503 838 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.87% 80.97% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 496 369
Median daily rate £430 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £9.05 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 11 (52.38%) Web Services
1 11 (52.38%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) HTTP
2 10 (47.62%) J2EE
2 10 (47.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (47.62%) JDBC
2 10 (47.62%) SOAP
2 10 (47.62%) SSL
2 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 10 (47.62%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (47.62%) Clustering
2 10 (47.62%) Jython
2 10 (47.62%) JNDI
2 10 (47.62%) Korn
2 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 10 (47.62%) CA Wily
2 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
2 10 (47.62%) Garbage Collection
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
6 4 (19.05%) Node.js
6 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
6 4 (19.05%) Data Protection

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
1 10 (47.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) HTTP
1 10 (47.62%) SSL
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) PowerCenter
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Introscope
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) Gradle
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Administrator
2 9 (42.86%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 5 (23.81%) Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Web Services
2 10 (47.62%) J2EE
2 10 (47.62%) JDBC
2 10 (47.62%) JNDI
2 10 (47.62%) SOAP
2 10 (47.62%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) Node.js
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) Middleware
7 1 (4.76%) .NET
7 1 (4.76%) EJB
7 1 (4.76%) Java EE
7 1 (4.76%) JMS
7 1 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Blockchain
2 2 (9.52%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Garbage Collection
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
2 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
3 3 (14.29%) Microservices
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
2 10 (47.62%) Jython
2 10 (47.62%) Korn
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) NFS
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) CA Wily
2 1 (4.76%) OVSD
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (4.76%) NetApp
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) VMware