The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 72 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing High Availability 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.31% 0.58% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.71% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £345 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.73% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £34.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +18.26%
High Availability
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
574 560 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.31% 81.16% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 425 299
Median daily rate £438 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £293 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.77 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.00 £70.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Oxfordshire region.

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Abingdon - 7 - - 1
Oxford -10 2 £345 -23.33% 4
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 9 (75.00%) Python
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (58.33%) Middleware
2 7 (58.33%) Sophos
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Apex Code
2 7 (58.33%) Line Management
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) POSIX
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
1 7 (58.33%) Line Management
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
1 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
1 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) Apex Code
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) AWK
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) iptables
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (58.33%) Sophos
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) VMware