The table below looks at the statistics for PowerHA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerHA over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM PowerHA
Rank 149 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% - 0.099%
As % of the System Software category 2.08% - 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PowerHA
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
384 449 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.19% 12.34% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 237 151
Median daily rate £375 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 54 51
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.20 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

PowerHA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PowerHA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PowerHA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PowerHA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PowerHA
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerHA across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

PowerHA Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PowerHA
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 PowerHA within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire - 5 £410 -
Merseyside - 2 £503 -
PowerHA
England

PowerHA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PowerHA 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 PowerHA.

1 8 (100.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) HACMP
5 2 (25.00%) IaaS
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) IBM XIV
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (25.00%) LPAR
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) IIS
6 1 (12.50%) SAP

PowerHA
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) AIX Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) HACMP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM XIV
2 2 (25.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP