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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 258 255 245
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing HACMP 4 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.045% 0.16% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.50% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £489 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £425 £304
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +40.03%
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
2790 3010 2685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.26% 31.94% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1628 1596 1457
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 £255 £232 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 136 155
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -19.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.30 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

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 30 June 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 +2 3 - -
Hampshire +11 1 - -
HACMP
England

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 27 (100.00%) Unix
2 24 (88.89%) Perl
2 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 24 (88.89%) Veritas
3 20 (74.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (66.67%) Clustering
5 16 (59.26%) Python
5 16 (59.26%) Puppet
6 15 (55.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 14 (51.85%) AIX
7 14 (51.85%) Finance
8 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
8 13 (48.15%) Shell Script
9 12 (44.44%) DNS
9 12 (44.44%) NFS
9 12 (44.44%) LDAP
9 12 (44.44%) Solaris
10 11 (40.74%) DevOps
10 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 8 (29.63%) IBM
14 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (25.93%) VMware
14 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
14 7 (25.93%) Windows
14 7 (25.93%) Performance Analysis
15 6 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 6 (22.22%) Oracle Clusterware
15 6 (22.22%) Red Hat

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 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
2 12 (44.44%) DNS
2 12 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (14.81%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) FTP
5 2 (7.41%) Broadband
5 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) ChangeMan
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 8 (29.63%) Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Unix Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (18.52%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (18.52%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Development Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Clustering
2 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) AS400
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) iSeries
3 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Unix
2 24 (88.89%) Linux
3 20 (74.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (51.85%) AIX
5 12 (44.44%) Solaris
6 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 4 (14.81%) HPUX
7 4 (14.81%) NetWare
8 2 (7.41%) VMS
9 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps
2 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
2 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.93%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) Contingency Planning
4 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 3 (11.11%) ERP
5 3 (11.11%) High Availability
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.41%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Perl
2 16 (59.26%) Python
3 13 (48.15%) Shell Script
4 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.81%) C
4 4 (14.81%) C++
4 4 (14.81%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) Korn
5 3 (11.11%) AWK
5 3 (11.11%) JCL
5 3 (11.11%) REXX
5 3 (11.11%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 12 (44.44%) NFS
3 9 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (14.81%) GPFS
6 3 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (11.11%) Veritas File System
6 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) Puppet
2 10 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (14.81%) Tivoli
5 3 (11.11%) Ansible
6 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Veritas
2 8 (29.63%) IBM
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 5 (18.52%) EMC
6 4 (14.81%) Symantec
7 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
7 3 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (7.41%) Compaq
8 2 (7.41%) Hitachi