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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM PowerHA
Rank - 167 133
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.090% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category - 0.91% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £385
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PowerHA
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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
352 438 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.94% 9.90% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 239 181
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £204 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 60 67
Median hourly rate £14.86 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.42 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.15 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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