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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 76 68 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs citing High Availability 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.70% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.86% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -4.06%
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
527 582 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.47% 81.51% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 446 254
Median daily rate £430 £412 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 27
Median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £13.21 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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
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 31 August 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 - 1 - -
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Support
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos