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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 47 40 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing High Availability 14 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.11% 3.68% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 4.57% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £375 £391 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.96% -2.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £410 £440
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 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -22.76%
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
536 678 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.97% 80.52% 79.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 417 440
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 16 (45.71%) SOAP
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) Clustering
3 11 (31.43%) Jython
3 11 (31.43%) JNDI
3 11 (31.43%) Korn
3 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
3 11 (31.43%) CA Wily
3 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
3 11 (31.43%) SSL
3 11 (31.43%) Python
3 11 (31.43%) HTTP
3 11 (31.43%) Web Services
3 11 (31.43%) JDBC
3 11 (31.43%) J2EE
3 11 (31.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (31.43%) IBM
3 11 (31.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (31.43%) Garbage Collection
4 10 (28.57%) Finance
4 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Windows
4 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) Linux
6 8 (22.86%) Service Management
6 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.86%) REST
7 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
1 11 (31.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (11.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) HTTP
1 11 (31.43%) SSL
2 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Introscope
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Administrator
3 8 (22.86%) Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 6 (17.14%) Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) DBA
6 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
7 4 (11.43%) Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Architect
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Designer
9 2 (5.71%) Development Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Linux Specialist
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Designer
9 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) SOAP
2 11 (31.43%) J2EE
2 11 (31.43%) JDBC
2 11 (31.43%) JNDI
2 11 (31.43%) Web Services
2 11 (31.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (22.86%) REST
4 5 (14.29%) .NET
5 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.43%) CSS
5 4 (11.43%) HTML
5 4 (11.43%) HTML5
5 4 (11.43%) Node.js
6 3 (8.57%) CSS3
6 3 (8.57%) Middleware
7 1 (2.86%) MSMQ
7 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Clustering
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Statistics
4 2 (5.71%) Blockchain
4 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.86%) Contactless
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) CentOS
3 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Garbage Collection
2 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Service Management
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 7 (20.00%) ITSM
4 7 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
5 6 (17.14%) ITIL V3
6 5 (14.29%) SOA
6 5 (14.29%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.43%) Low Latency
8 3 (8.57%) Microservices
8 3 (8.57%) Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.86%) DevOps
10 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
1 11 (31.43%) Jython
1 11 (31.43%) Korn
1 11 (31.43%) Python
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) MCTS
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (11.43%) NFS
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) CA Wily
2 7 (20.00%) OVSD
3 4 (11.43%) SCOM
4 3 (8.57%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) IBM
3 7 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) VMware
7 2 (5.71%) NetApp