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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM PowerHA
Rank 144 152 137
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.12% 0.092%
As % of the System Software category 2.08% 1.38% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £365 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.47% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £39.50
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
336 363 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.69% 8.79% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 180 133
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £170 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 52 64
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

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
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 9 December 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
Manchester - 6 £365 - 2
Cheshire +18 1 - - 1
PowerHA
England

PowerHA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) HACMP
3 5 (62.50%) Clustering
3 5 (62.50%) GPFS
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) AIX Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) AIX Specialist
1 1 (12.50%) Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Migration Specialist
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Specialist
1 1 (12.50%) Unix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) HACMP
2 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) GPFS
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas