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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 267 256 235
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Contract jobs citing HACMP 2 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.073% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £515 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £513 £278
% change year-on-year
-16.34% +84.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
HACMP
England

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
2724 3009 2646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.61% 31.48% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1564 1657 1395
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 157 149
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -8.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.78 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £46.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing HACMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HACMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Buckinghamshire +7 2 - -
HACMP
England

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HACMP 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 South East region with a requirement for HACMP.

1 16 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (81.25%) Perl
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Veritas
3 10 (62.50%) Solaris
4 9 (56.25%) AIX
4 9 (56.25%) Shell Script
4 9 (56.25%) Clustering
4 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (50.00%) Python
5 8 (50.00%) Puppet
6 7 (43.75%) DevOps
6 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
7 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 6 (37.50%) LDAP
7 6 (37.50%) NFS
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
8 5 (31.25%) IBM
8 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (25.00%) GPFS
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (25.00%) C
9 4 (25.00%) C++
9 4 (25.00%) Java

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) LDAP
3 3 (18.75%) FTP
4 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) ChangeMan
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Development Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Clustering
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) AS400
3 3 (18.75%) iSeries
3 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Solaris
4 9 (56.25%) AIX
4 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) HPUX
6 4 (25.00%) NetWare
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Perl
2 9 (56.25%) Shell Script
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) C
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) Korn
5 3 (18.75%) JCL
5 3 (18.75%) REXX
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) NFS
2 4 (25.00%) GPFS
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (18.75%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Veritas
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Compaq
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Hitachi
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat