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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank - 49 51
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 1.76% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.17% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 12
Median daily rate - £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
463 415 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.38% 81.37% 82.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 337 341
Median daily rate £475 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £145 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 26
Median hourly rate £17.43 £67.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.17% +181.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (77.78%) Middleware
2 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Sophos
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Apex Code
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Line Management
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (11.11%) iptables
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3

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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (11.11%) Route 53
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Salesforce Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior .NET Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Salesforce Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Debian
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Line Management
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
1 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) Apex Code
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) AWK
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) sed
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) iptables
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Salesforce.com
1 7 (77.78%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) VMware