The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 235 213 255
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +42
Contract jobs citing HACMP 8 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.21% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.82% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
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£400 £325 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £390 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2617 2196 2501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.52% 25.22% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1428 1173 1104
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 117 186
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.47 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £42.70 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HACMP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

HACMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HACMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HACMP across the South East region.

HACMP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HACMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HACMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

HACMP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

HACMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HACMP across the South East region.

HACMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HACMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HACMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -8 6 £375 -3.84% 1
Surrey - 2 £513 -
Kent - - - -
HACMP
England

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing HACMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HACMP.

1 15 (100.00%) AIX
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) IBM
4 11 (73.33%) EMC
4 11 (73.33%) VMware
5 10 (66.67%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) Oracle
6 9 (60.00%) UNIX
6 9 (60.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (53.33%) HP
7 8 (53.33%) SAN
7 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
9 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (40.00%) Solaris
9 6 (40.00%) C
9 6 (40.00%) NetApp
9 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (40.00%) Clustering
9 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (33.33%) Coaching
10 5 (33.33%) OCFS2
10 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing HACMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HACMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) LDAP
3 5 (33.33%) Kerberos
4 3 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) OLTP
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Support
5 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (13.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) AIX
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Solaris
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) NetWare
7 3 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Coaching
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (33.33%) Document Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) ERP
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) Korn
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) OCP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) OCFS2
2 5 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (33.33%) vSphere
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (26.67%) GPFS
4 2 (13.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Data Guard
2 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (13.33%) Puppet
3 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) IBM
2 11 (73.33%) EMC
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (53.33%) HP
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) NetApp
7 5 (33.33%) Veritas
7 5 (33.33%) Dell
7 5 (33.33%) Sun
7 5 (33.33%) JBoss
8 3 (20.00%) Hitachi
8 3 (20.00%) Compaq
9 1 (6.67%) Intel