The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
England / North West
Rank 133 156 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing HACMP 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £365 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
785 1233 965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.26% 32.15% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 717 539
Median daily rate £400 £385 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 58 44
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.33 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing HACMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

HACMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HACMP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HACMP across the North West region.

HACMP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

HACMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HACMP across the North West region.

HACMP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

HACMP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HACMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +13 3 £365 -
Cheshire +35 1 - -
HACMP
England

HACMP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HACMP 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 North West region with a requirement for HACMP.

1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
1 9 (100.00%) PowerHA
2 8 (88.89%) GPFS
2 8 (88.89%) Clustering
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) AIX Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Linux Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) PowerHA
2 8 (88.89%) GPFS
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas