The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 237 232 237
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing HACMP 13 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.32% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate £475 £303 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.02% -36.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
-20.26% +11.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2066 1562 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.33% 18.66% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 730 919
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 159 198
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
HACMP
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +8 8 £300 -0.82%
Kent - 1 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - - - -
HACMP
England

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (100.00%) AIX
2 21 (84.00%) IBM
3 17 (68.00%) UNIX
4 14 (56.00%) Linux
5 13 (52.00%) Clustering
6 11 (44.00%) Windows
6 11 (44.00%) Perl
6 11 (44.00%) EMC
6 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
7 10 (40.00%) SAN
8 9 (36.00%) Tivoli
8 9 (36.00%) Oracle
8 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 7 (28.00%) VMware
9 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (28.00%) Solaris
10 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (24.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (24.00%) LPAR
11 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (20.00%) HP
11 5 (20.00%) Veritas
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (16.00%) REXX
12 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Configuration Manager

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) LDAP
4 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (8.00%) SSL
5 2 (8.00%) FTP
5 2 (8.00%) HTTP
5 2 (8.00%) Kerberos
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (8.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Tivoli Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 2 (8.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (8.00%) J2EE
2 2 (8.00%) SOAP
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) XSD
2 2 (8.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) LPAR
3 2 (8.00%) DataPower
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) AIX
2 17 (68.00%) UNIX
3 14 (56.00%) Linux
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (28.00%) Solaris
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) HPUX
8 3 (12.00%) NetWare
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) Document Management
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.00%) Release Management
5 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Perl
1 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (16.00%) REXX
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Korn
3 3 (12.00%) C
3 3 (12.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) AWK
4 2 (8.00%) Jython
4 2 (8.00%) sed
4 2 (8.00%) XPath
5 1 (4.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) OCP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.00%) OCFS2
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (8.00%) PowerHA
4 1 (4.00%) SRDF
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (24.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (8.00%) Puppet
4 2 (8.00%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
5 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) IBM
2 11 (44.00%) EMC
3 9 (36.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (20.00%) HP
5 5 (20.00%) Veritas
6 4 (16.00%) NetApp
7 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
7 3 (12.00%) Compaq
7 3 (12.00%) Hitachi
8 2 (8.00%) Remedy
8 2 (8.00%) Dell
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) Sun
8 2 (8.00%) JBoss
8 2 (8.00%) SAP