The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.27% -10.83%
High Availability
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
119 47 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 72.56% 67.14% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 22 57
Median daily rate £375 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £294 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £460 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% -12.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing High Availability across the Northern Ireland region.

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

High Availability
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase