The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 122 120 161
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +41
Contract jobs citing High Availability 150 158 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.70% 1.65% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.07% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 83 35
Median daily rate £460 £388 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.70% -17.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £302 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.25 £23.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.94% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -34.48%
High Availability
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7189 7638 7042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.48% 79.94% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4354 4594 3872
Median daily rate £423 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 244 254
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing High Availability as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in the South East

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

High Availability
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

High Availability Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

High Availability
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 High Availability within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire +34 70 £525 +31.25% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 20 £350 -12.22%
West Sussex +6 19 £365 +12.30% 5
Hampshire -17 16 £375 -4.76% 5
Kent +21 13 £460 +22.66%
Surrey -27 11 £494 +41.07% 4
Oxfordshire +1 3 £260 -42.22% 4
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 105 (34.88%) Linux
2 73 (24.25%) Windows
3 71 (23.59%) Oracle
4 58 (19.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 54 (17.94%) Microsoft
6 50 (16.61%) Unix
6 50 (16.61%) ITIL
6 50 (16.61%) Clustering
7 49 (16.28%) Red Hat
8 47 (15.61%) Security Cleared
9 44 (14.62%) VMware
9 44 (14.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 43 (14.29%) HP
11 42 (13.95%) Finance
12 41 (13.62%) SQL Server
13 39 (12.96%) SAN
14 38 (12.62%) Active Directory
14 38 (12.62%) Solaris
15 37 (12.29%) SQL
15 37 (12.29%) Performance Tuning
16 35 (11.63%) Cisco
17 34 (11.30%) EMC
17 34 (11.30%) Migration
18 33 (10.96%) Telecoms
18 33 (10.96%) SOAP
19 32 (10.63%) Computer Science
19 32 (10.63%) Windows Server
20 31 (10.30%) SC Cleared
20 31 (10.30%) Sun
20 31 (10.30%) Veritas

High Availability
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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (6.64%) WebSphere
1 20 (6.64%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (3.99%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (2.66%) Live Communications Server
5 7 (2.33%) IIS
6 6 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (1.99%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.66%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.00%) Confluence
8 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.00%) JBoss
9 2 (0.66%) Apache
9 2 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.33%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.98%) PaaS
3 12 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.99%) Office 365
5 6 (1.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (1.99%) Heroku
6 4 (1.33%) SaaS
7 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (1.00%) IaaS
7 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.66%) Route 53
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.96%) SAN
2 27 (8.97%) Firewall
3 25 (8.31%) Fibre Channel
4 22 (7.31%) DNS
5 21 (6.98%) HTTP
5 21 (6.98%) LDAP
6 18 (5.98%) 3G
6 18 (5.98%) TCP/IP
7 15 (4.98%) 4G
7 15 (4.98%) LAN
7 15 (4.98%) SSL
7 15 (4.98%) WAN
8 14 (4.65%) BGP
8 14 (4.65%) Diameter Protocol
8 14 (4.65%) LTE
8 14 (4.65%) OSPF
9 12 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (3.99%) INAP
9 12 (3.99%) Internet
9 12 (3.99%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.64%) VLDB
3 22 (7.31%) MySQL
4 20 (6.64%) OLTP
5 17 (5.65%) NoSQL
6 14 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (3.65%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (3.32%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (1.99%) Big Data
13 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.99%) Power BI
13 6 (1.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (5.98%) Git (software)
1 18 (5.98%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.66%) Subversion
3 7 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (2.33%) Vagrant
4 6 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (1.99%) Introscope
5 5 (1.66%) JIRA
5 5 (1.66%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.33%) Trac
6 4 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.66%) GCC
8 2 (0.66%) GDB
8 2 (0.66%) Moq
8 2 (0.66%) MSTest
8 2 (0.66%) NUnit
8 2 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 42 (13.95%) Finance
2 33 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.99%) Back Office
4 11 (3.65%) Retail
5 8 (2.66%) Banking
5 8 (2.66%) Front Office
6 5 (1.66%) Billing
7 4 (1.33%) Military
8 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.66%) Advertising
9 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 60 (19.93%) Administrator
2 45 (14.95%) Architect
3 31 (10.30%) Developer
4 27 (8.97%) Unix Administrator
5 26 (8.64%) DBA
6 25 (8.31%) Consultant
7 18 (5.98%) Support Engineer
8 17 (5.65%) Analyst
8 17 (5.65%) Security Engineer
8 17 (5.65%) SQL DBA
9 13 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.99%) Solaris Administrator
11 11 (3.65%) Field Engineer
11 11 (3.65%) Linux Administrator
12 10 (3.32%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (3.32%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (3.32%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.32%) WebSphere Administrator
13 9 (2.99%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.96%) SOAP
2 23 (7.64%) Middleware
3 22 (7.31%) J2EE
4 20 (6.64%) .NET
5 19 (6.31%) Web Services
6 17 (5.65%) REST
7 12 (3.99%) JDBC
7 12 (3.99%) JNDI
7 12 (3.99%) SPML
7 12 (3.99%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (3.65%) HTML
9 9 (2.99%) CSS
9 9 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (2.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 9 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (2.99%) WebCenter
10 8 (2.66%) AngularJS
10 8 (2.66%) Node.js
11 7 (2.33%) Spring
12 6 (1.99%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.61%) Clustering
2 32 (10.63%) Computer Science
3 24 (7.97%) Data Centre
4 23 (7.64%) Replication
5 16 (5.32%) EMC VMAX
6 9 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (2.99%) Virtual Team
7 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.33%) Statistics
8 6 (1.99%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.99%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.99%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.66%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.33%) Fintech
10 4 (1.33%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.33%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.00%) EMC VNX
11 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 105 (34.88%) Linux
2 73 (24.25%) Windows
3 50 (16.61%) Unix
4 44 (14.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (12.62%) Solaris
6 32 (10.63%) Windows Server
7 14 (4.65%) CentOS
8 10 (3.32%) AIX
8 10 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (2.99%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.66%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.66%) zOS
12 4 (1.33%) Fedora
12 4 (1.33%) SUSE
12 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.00%) HPUX
14 2 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (19.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 50 (16.61%) ITIL
3 37 (12.29%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (11.30%) Migration
5 28 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (9.30%) DevOps
6 27 (8.97%) SOA
7 23 (7.64%) Project Management
8 22 (7.31%) Software Engineering
9 20 (6.64%) Service Delivery
9 20 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (5.98%) E-Commerce
10 18 (5.98%) Load Balancing
10 18 (5.98%) TDD
11 16 (5.32%) Change Management
11 16 (5.32%) Open Source
11 16 (5.32%) Service Management
12 15 (4.98%) Configuration Management
13 14 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (12.29%) SQL
2 30 (9.97%) Java
3 29 (9.63%) Python
4 27 (8.97%) PowerShell
5 18 (5.98%) JavaScript
6 16 (5.32%) Bash Shell
7 15 (4.98%) T-SQL
8 14 (4.65%) C#
9 13 (4.32%) Korn
10 12 (3.99%) Jython
10 12 (3.99%) Ruby
11 10 (3.32%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.66%) Perl
13 6 (1.99%) C++
13 6 (1.99%) Go
13 6 (1.99%) PHP
13 6 (1.99%) VBScript
14 4 (1.33%) C
15 2 (0.66%) Scala
16 1 (0.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (15.61%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.30%) SC Cleared
3 29 (9.63%) Degree
4 16 (5.32%) DV Cleared
5 15 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.99%) CCNP
8 11 (3.65%) HNC
9 10 (3.32%) HND
10 9 (2.99%) MCITP
10 9 (2.99%) RHCE
11 7 (2.33%) CCSA
11 7 (2.33%) CCSE
11 7 (2.33%) CISSP
12 5 (1.66%) MCTS
13 4 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.00%) CCNA
14 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.00%) MCSA
14 3 (1.00%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.99%) SLA
2 6 (1.99%) QA
3 3 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (12.62%) Active Directory
2 28 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 16 (5.32%) GlusterFS
5 11 (3.65%) vSphere
6 10 (3.32%) Hyper-V
6 10 (3.32%) KVM
6 10 (3.32%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (3.32%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (2.99%) NFS
8 7 (2.33%) ProxySG
9 6 (1.99%) Docker
9 6 (1.99%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.99%) XenApp
10 4 (1.33%) RHEV
10 4 (1.33%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.33%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.66%) Firmware
11 2 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (8.64%) NetBackup
2 23 (7.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 20 (6.64%) Oracle ZFS
4 18 (5.98%) Red Hat Satellite
5 12 (3.99%) CA Wily
6 11 (3.65%) EMC NetWorker
6 11 (3.65%) Nagios
7 9 (2.99%) Data Guard
7 9 (2.99%) OVSD
8 8 (2.66%) FortiGate
8 8 (2.66%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (2.33%) Ansible
10 6 (1.99%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (1.99%) Cisco UCCE
10 6 (1.99%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.99%) SCOM
11 5 (1.66%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (1.66%) Puppet
12 4 (1.33%) SCVMM
13 3 (1.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 71 (23.59%) Oracle
2 54 (17.94%) Microsoft
3 49 (16.28%) Red Hat
4 44 (14.62%) VMware
5 43 (14.29%) HP
6 35 (11.63%) Cisco
7 34 (11.30%) EMC
8 31 (10.30%) Sun
8 31 (10.30%) Veritas
9 29 (9.63%) Brocade
10 23 (7.64%) IBM
10 23 (7.64%) StorageTek
11 17 (5.65%) F5
12 12 (3.99%) CheckPoint
12 12 (3.99%) NetApp
12 12 (3.99%) Nokia
13 11 (3.65%) Citrix
14 9 (2.99%) Endeca
14 9 (2.99%) FatWire
15 8 (2.66%) Juniper
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