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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 225 251 228
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Contract jobs citing HACMP 21 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.44% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
Average daily rate £488 - £606
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 - £591
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 - £621
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £606
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -42.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
2606 2747 2505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.44% 28.79% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1522 1435 1298
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 181 169
Average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.92 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 8 £700 -
Buckinghamshire +17 5 £338 -
Kent -4 5 £488 -
Surrey - 5 £488 -
HACMP
England

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 54 (98.18%) Unix
2 41 (74.55%) AIX
2 41 (74.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (72.73%) IBM
4 37 (67.27%) Linux
5 28 (50.91%) Red Hat
6 25 (45.45%) DB2
6 25 (45.45%) Hadoop
7 22 (40.00%) Neo4j
7 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 20 (36.36%) ClearCase
8 20 (36.36%) ClearQuest
8 20 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
9 19 (34.55%) Change Data Capture
9 19 (34.55%) Shell Script
9 19 (34.55%) DV Cleared
9 19 (34.55%) Clustering
10 17 (30.91%) Windows
11 16 (29.09%) Perl
12 15 (27.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 14 (25.45%) Change Management
13 14 (25.45%) Veritas
14 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (23.64%) Finance
15 12 (21.82%) VMware
15 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
16 11 (20.00%) Solaris
17 10 (18.18%) JCL
17 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) DNS
1 8 (14.55%) FTP
1 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.73%) LDAP
2 7 (12.73%) SAN
3 3 (5.45%) Broadband
4 2 (3.64%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.64%) IPsec
5 1 (1.82%) HTTP
5 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) DB2
1 25 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 22 (40.00%) Neo4j
3 20 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
4 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.91%) OLTP
5 2 (3.64%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (3.64%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.82%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) ClearCase
1 20 (36.36%) ClearQuest
2 8 (14.55%) ChangeMan
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) DBA
2 18 (32.73%) Administrator
3 14 (25.45%) DB2 DBA
4 10 (18.18%) DV Cleared DBA
5 9 (16.36%) DB2 Administrator
6 8 (14.55%) Analyst
6 8 (14.55%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (12.73%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (10.91%) Architect
8 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Database Developer
9 4 (7.27%) DB2 Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Unix Administrator
9 4 (7.27%) Unix Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) AIX Administrator
10 3 (5.45%) AIX Specialist
10 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) ISPF
2 1 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.82%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) SOAP
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.82%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.82%) XSD
2 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Clustering
2 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
3 8 (14.55%) AS400
3 8 (14.55%) iSeries
3 8 (14.55%) Mainframe
4 6 (10.91%) N-Tier
5 5 (9.09%) LPAR
6 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.82%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 54 (98.18%) Unix
2 41 (74.55%) AIX
2 41 (74.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 37 (67.27%) Linux
4 17 (30.91%) Windows
5 11 (20.00%) Solaris
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.45%) VMS
8 2 (3.64%) HPUX
8 2 (3.64%) MVS
8 2 (3.64%) NetWare
8 2 (3.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Change Data Capture
2 14 (25.45%) Change Management
3 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (16.36%) Migration
5 7 (12.73%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.09%) Service Management
7 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.27%) DevOps
7 4 (7.27%) High Availability
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.45%) Open Source
8 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.64%) Information Security
9 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) Shell Script
2 16 (29.09%) Perl
3 10 (18.18%) JCL
4 8 (14.55%) Python
5 7 (12.73%) Java
6 6 (10.91%) REXX
6 6 (10.91%) SQL
7 4 (7.27%) AWK
7 4 (7.27%) C
7 4 (7.27%) sed
8 3 (5.45%) Korn
9 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.64%) C++
9 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.82%) Jython
10 1 (1.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (34.55%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) DBS Check
3 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (18.18%) GPFS
2 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.55%) NFS
3 8 (14.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (10.91%) Time Sharing Option
4 6 (10.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Veritas File System
5 4 (7.27%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.64%) OpenSSH
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Tivoli
2 8 (14.55%) Puppet
3 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.64%) Ansible
4 2 (3.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.82%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.82%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) IBM
2 28 (50.91%) Red Hat
3 14 (25.45%) Veritas
4 12 (21.82%) VMware
5 6 (10.91%) EMC
5 6 (10.91%) Intel
5 6 (10.91%) NetApp
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle
6 5 (9.09%) Symantec
7 4 (7.27%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.64%) Compaq
8 2 (3.64%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.64%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) Remedy
9 1 (1.82%) CA