The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 47 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing High Availability 1 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 0.40% - 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% - 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £275 - £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £383 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+29.13% +10.43%
High Availability
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
228 101 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 90.84% 90.99% 85.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 54 116
Median daily rate £330 £330 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £34.00 £34.25 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -79.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
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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
Erskine - 1 £275 -
High Availability
Scotland

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (75.00%) HP
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) DHCP
2 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Clustering
3 9 (56.25%) PKI
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (50.00%) SAN
4 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (50.00%) SMTP
4 8 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
5 7 (43.75%) VMware
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 6 (37.50%) SCCM
6 6 (37.50%) SCOM
6 6 (37.50%) SCVMM
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (25.00%) Apache
3 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (18.75%) lighttpd
4 3 (18.75%) nginx
5 2 (12.50%) IIS
6 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
6 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) HP Helion
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DHCP
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 8 (50.00%) SMTP
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (18.75%) FTP
4 3 (18.75%) HTTP
4 3 (18.75%) IPv4
4 3 (18.75%) IPv6
4 3 (18.75%) Kerberos
4 3 (18.75%) LDAP
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) SNMP
4 3 (18.75%) SSH
4 3 (18.75%) SSL
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) Django
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) LAMP
2 3 (18.75%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (18.75%) Laravel
2 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) Regular Expression
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Clustering
1 9 (56.25%) PKI
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (12.50%) Replication
6 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Debian
6 3 (18.75%) SUSE
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Records Management
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) MCTS
4 2 (12.50%) MCITP
4 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) DFS Replication
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.25%) UAG
5 1 (6.25%) vCloud
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (37.50%) SCCM
2 6 (37.50%) SCOM
2 6 (37.50%) SCVMM
3 5 (31.25%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (31.25%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (31.25%) WSUS
4 4 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Cacti
5 3 (18.75%) Munin
5 3 (18.75%) Nagios
6 2 (12.50%) OpenView
7 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
7 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) HP
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) CA
6 5 (31.25%) arcserve
6 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
7 4 (25.00%) AppSense
7 4 (25.00%) Brocade
7 4 (25.00%) Lumension
7 4 (25.00%) Symantec
8 1 (6.25%) Lotus
8 1 (6.25%) Nintex
8 1 (6.25%) Opsware
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle